Ayurvedic treatment for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder -OCD-

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder -OCD

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Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder -OCD-


This includes the three components of chikitsa such as yukti vyapasraya (medications), daiva vyapasraya (chanting and meditation) and satvavachaya chikitsa (psychotherapy). 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

Diet Recommendations (Aahar)

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

Satvavajaya chikitsa (Counseling, mental hygiene) may have a beneficial role in management of phobias. Intellect promoting or Medhya drugs such as Mandukaparni (Centella asiatica Linn.), Yastimadhu (Glycirrhiza glabra Linn.), Guduchi (Tinospora cordifolia

Lifestyle changes (Vihar)

  • Healthy behavior and lifestyle influences the better mental balance3

Supportive psychotherapy is recommended.2

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