Hormonal imbalance is common problem nowadays. Lifestyle plays very vital role in many aspects of health. Gradual change in lifestyle, poor diet and declined rate of physical exercise are very common nowadays. Mostly younger people are prone to disorders related to hormone dysfunctions. Hormones are very important for the metabolism of minerals, fluid regulation, sexual functions and response to stress.
WHAT IS PCOD?
Polycystic ovarian disease is major cause of infertility. This disease is characterized by formation of single or multiple cysts in ovaries which in turn causes irregular menstrual cycles. Size of ovary increases and it secretes androgen and estrogen hormones in great amount. This condition leads to various problem associated with menstrual cycle, fertility, cardiac health and physical appearance.
Hormonal balance and genetics play important role in this disorder. There is over production of androgen and estrogen hormones. Generally androgen is male hormone but it is also foundin female body in very small quantity. But in this condition dueto more production of this hormone, cyst is formed in ovaries.
SYMPTOMS OF PCOD
Main symptoms may include:-
- Excessive weight gain
- Acne and pimple
- Extra growth of facial and body hair
- Thinning of scalp hair
- Depression and anxiety
- Deep voice
- Breast size decreases
- Pelvic pain
- Irregulars menstruation
CAUSES OF PCOD
There is no particular cause responsible for this disease.
Few factors may be responsible for this disease:-
- Family history
- Insulin resistance
- Fat and cholesterol related abnormalities
- Cardiovascular diseases
- Sleep apnea
DIAGNOSIS OF PCOD
- Physical examination
- Past history
- Menstrual history
- Blood examination (FBS and lipid profile)
- Thyroid profile
- Ultrasonography ( abdominal and vaginal)
COMPLICATIONS OF PCOD
- Cardiac complications
- Breast cancer
- Endometrial cancer
- High cholesterol
If it is detected in early stages then proper treatment reduces the risk of infertility, obesity, diabetes and heart attack
PCOD is mainly a disorder associated with kaphadosha. In ayurvedic point of view, all the three dosha play a vital role in the production of menses in females. Main function of vata is movement of follicle. Action of hormones is mainly due to pitta and cool quality of kaphadosha is responsible for the proper nutrition to the follicle.
PCOD is due to kapha blocking path of vata and pitta dosha. Firstly kapha affects jathraagni (digestive fire). Cysts are due to the accumulation of impurities and toxins in rasa and raktadhatu. Unhealthy lifestyle and history of poor diet generally found among the patients of PCOD. Excessive consumption of contraceptive pills also contribute to this disease.
HERBAL SUPPLEMENT FOR PCOD
Planet Ayurveda provides many herbal supplements which is very effective in treating cyst. We provide "ANTI-OVARIAN CYST PACK" for PCOD. The products of this pack are mentioned below briefly.
1. CHANDERPRAPHA VATI
Main ingredients of chandraprabha vati are guggul (commiphora mukul), sharkara (Sugar), shilajit (Asphaltum), karpoor (Cinnamomum camphora), vacha (Acorus calamus), mustak (Cyprus rotundus), haridra (Curcuma longa), amalki (Emblica officinalis), chavya (Piper chaba), vidanga (Embelia ribes), guduchi (Tinospora cardifolia), shunthi (Zingiber officinalis), maricha (Piper nigrum), pippali (Piper longum), sarjikashaar (Sodium carbonate), yavkshaar (Potassium carbonate), saindhavlavan (Rock salt), survarchallavan (Sodium sulphate), vidalavan (Black salt), danti (Baliospermum montanum), dalchini (Cinnamomum zeylanica), tejpatta (Cinnamomum tamala), ela (Elettaria cardamomum). Chandraprabha vati is best herbal combination for PCOD's because main cause of this disease is kaphadosha and main function of this herbal formulation is to balance disturbed kaphadosha in body. It is also effective in complications like diabetes, cancers, general weakness and obesity. This herbal formulation gives wonderful results in diseases related to urinary system. Chandraprabha vati is 100% natural without any added chemicals and preservatives.
DOSE: 1-2 tablets twice daily after meals.
2. KANCHNAAR GUGGUL
Main ingredients to make this herbal formulation are Kachnar Bark (Bauhinia variega), Amalaki (Emblica officinalis), Haritaki (Terminalia chebula), Bibhitaki (Terminalia bellerica), Ginger (Zingiber officinale), Black Pepper (Piper nigrum), Pippali (Piper longuum), Varuna (Crataeva religiosa). Main action of this herbal supplement is to maintain the balance of tridosha (vata, pitta, kapha) in body. This product gives good results for the sufferers of thyroid. It help to reduce cholesterol and unwanted fat in body. It is also effective for cysts and fibroids. This herbal formulation also restricts the growth of both malignant and benign tumors.
DOSE: 1-2 tablets twice daily after meals
3. PRADRANTAK CHURNA
Pradrantak churna is combination of best herbs in powder form and best used in the problems like cyst and fibroid. The herbs used in this blend are:-
- Lodhra (Symplocus racemosa)
- Ashok (Saraca indica)
- Udumbur (Ficus glomerata)
- Arjuna (Terminalia arjuna)
Pradrantak churna is herbal formulation for female health care and to cure problems like ovarian cysts, premenstrual syndrome and uterine fibroids. Saraca indica gives miraculous results in hormonal imbalance. This formulation is totally herbal and has no side effects.
DOSE: 1-2 teaspoonful twice daily.
Where to buy Anti-Ovarian Cyst Pack?
If you want to buy Anti-Ovarian Cyst Pack, then please visit store.planetayurveda.com/anti-ovarian-cyst-pack.html
All above mentioned supplements improve immunity, balance hormones and fight against the abnormal cell growth in body.
GENERAL MEASURES FOR PCOD
- If you are overweight try to lose weight.
- Make a healthy pattern of eating.
- Avoid fatty diet and try to avoid packed and saturated food.
- Try to get physical activity and exercise every day.
- Spend quality time with family and friend for relaxation and avoid stress.