Ayurvedic treatment for Eating disorders

Eating disorders

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Eating disorders

AYURVEDIC TIPS FOR EATING DISORDERS

This includes the three components of chikitsa such as yukti vyapasraya, daiva vyapasraya and satvavachaya chikitsa. In the first entity, aushada, ahara, vihara are properly administered as per the assessed dosha status of the condition. Here either of the sodhana chikisa or shamana chikitsa are recommended.2

Abhyanga, Nasyakarma, Vasti Chikitsa may be beneficial.

Diet Recommendations (Aahar)

A wholesome healthy diet should be adhered to for mental health and happiness.

Certain herbs belonging to the class of Medhya drugs such as Mandukaparni (Centella asiatica), Brahmi (Bacopa monnieri), Jatamansi (Nordostachys jatamansi) and Yastimadhu (Glycyrrhiza glabra) should be used often as a part of diet and lifestyle.3

Lifestyle changes (Vihar)

Achar rasayan (Good behavior and lifestyle) influences the Pravar Satva (Higher mental equilibrium).3

Supportive psychotherapy is recommended.2

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