Clinical Study on Efficacy of Virechana in Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis (Amavata)
Generally classical Virechanais avoidedin Amavata as internal Snehana is contraindicated in it. To overcome this problem BrihatSaindhvadiTaila was used for internal Snehana and in this study the patients of Amavata were given classical Virechanato evaluate its efficacy. The results showed that classical Virechana Karma provides significant relief in the signs and symptoms of the patients of rheumatoid arthritis. It also significantly reduced Knuckle swelling and degree of disease activity and provided major improvement to 30.7% patients and minor Improvement to 46.3% patients but 23.0% patients remained unchanged.
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