AYURVEDIC TREATMENT OF HYPOTHYROIDISM
Hypothyroidism is affecting mainly females by slowing down the overall system. Ayurvedic remedies have been successfully used in treating hypothyroidism and in many cases restoring the imbalanced hormones permanently. Stress, drugs and diet has played a lot of role in making this disease a very common problem now a days. Herbal remedies for hypothyroidism of Planet Ayurveda comprises of four products. These herbal remedies are effective in treating the hypothyroidism and makes the thyroid gland function well. The ability of the thyroid gland to secrete T3 and T4 hormone becomes alright and the thyroid functions become well with the help of herbal remedies.
Ayurvedic remedies which are focusing in handling functions of hormone releasing mechanisms at pituitary levels, hypothalamus levels and areas of the brain which affect our thought process. Herbs like Gotukola have remarkable properties to clear depression, stress, anxiety and improves feeling of happiness. It helps in proper circulation of thyroid gland and other organs.
The four herbal remedies for hypothyroidism are Gotu kola Capsule, Chanderprabha Vati, Gugullipid and Hakam Churna. All these herbal products are very effective in treating this disorder. These Ayurvedic medicines work together to make the thyroid gland function well. There are no side effects of these herbal remedies.
Hypothyroidism is under production of the thyroid hormones i.e. T3 and T4. The synthesis of thyroid hormones require sufficient iodine in the presence of thyroid stimulating hormone. Iodine is taken up into the thyroid gland and incorporated in thyroglobulin molecules. But insufficient iodine or insufficient TSH, can result in decreased production of thyroid hormones.
Causes of Hypothyroidism
- Congenital thyroid deficiency
- Autoimmune disorders
- Iodine deficiency
- The removal of the thyroid following surgery for severe hyperthyroidism or thyroid cancer
Signs and Symptoms of Hypothyroidism
- Increased sensitivity to cold
- Dry skin
- Weight gain
- Puffy face
- Muscle weakness
- Increased blood cholesterol level
- Muscle aches and stiffness
- Pain, stiffness and swelling in your joints
- Thinning hair
- Slowed heart rate
- Impaired memory
Herbal Remedies for Hypothyroidism
As per Ayurvedic point of view Hypothyroidism comes under "Galaganda roga" that show its dushti lakshans in whole body. In hyperthyroidism, all srotas are involved that increases kapha & vata dosha, decreases pitta dosha. Planet Ayurveda offers best combination of effective herbal remedies such as Hypothyroid Care Pack for Ayurvedic treatment of hypothyroidism. This combination contains 100 % natural products which help to restore the imbalanced hormones. The patients can continue to consume their altroxin or other thyroid gland stimulating pills. Slowly, when the herbs take over, the dosage of thyroid drugs can be reduced to half and then slowly withdrawn as the levels come to normal levels. These levels can be checked every month after 6 or 9 months, the levels will remain normal and then the herbal remedies can also be stopped.
- Chanderprabha Vati - 2 tablets twice daily with plain water after meal.
- Hakam Churna – 1 teaspoonful twice daily with plain water after meal
- Gugullipid Capsules – 2 capsules twice daily with plain water after meal.
- Gotu Kola Capsules – 2 capsules twice daily with plain water after meal.
1. Chanderprabha Vati
Herbs used in the formulation of Chanderprabha vati are very effective to resolve the symptoms associated with hypothyroidism like fatigue, inflammation in joints, skin dryness and stiffness in muscles. Thus use of Chanderprabha vati for hypothyroidism treatment in Ayurveda is known to be very effective without resulting any negative impacts on health.
2. Hakam Churna
This herbal product is completely safe for use without any side effects on health. It is useful to provide relief in the symptoms associated with hypothyroidism like skin dryness, weakness, memory impairment, inflammation in joints and weak muscles. The function of triiodothyronine (T3) and thyroxine (T4) hormones are supported with this churna. Thus, it favors the production of thyroid hormones. Hakam churna is prepared from combination of herbs like Chandershoor (Lepidium sativum), Kalonji (Nigella sativa), Methi (Trigonella foenum-graecum) & Ajwain (Trachyspermum ammi) that balance overall metabolism.
3. Gugullipid Capsules
Gugullipid capsules are prepared from Guggul resin (Commiphora mukul), Dalchini (Cinnamomum zeylanicum), Bhumiamla (Phyllanthus niruri), Sonth (Zingiber officinale), Marich (Piper nigrum) & Pippali (Piper longum) that maintain imbalanced hormones. These capsules are quite effective to resolve hypothyroidism. They help to maintain the proper function of thyroid gland and also help to provide relief in the symptoms of hypothyroidism.
4. Gotu Kola Capsules
These capsules are prepared from the pure extract of herb Gotu kola (Centella asiatica). This herb is packed with amazing properties which help to provide relief in the symptoms associated with the hypothyroidism like lethargy, fatigue and mental stress. Moreover this herb helps to improve the thyroid functions for the production of thyroid stimulating hormones.
Benefits of Hypothyroidism Care Pack
- Supports cognitive function & maintains thyroid levels in normal range
- Improves energy and vitality
- Tones and strengthen-up nervous system
- Antioxidant protection
- Serves as toner of the skin & balance hormones
- Converts T4 to T3 hormone which is more potent form
- Enhances warmth, circulation, digestion and reproductive process
- Reduces obesity
- Treats cardiac disorders
- Serves as astringent and antiseptic
- Gives proper nutrition
- Calms down the agitated mind
- Reduces depression
- Natural Blood purifier
- Helps in maintaining skin tone & dry skin
- Supports overall health
- Reduces baldness of the head and prevents hair loss
- Provides sound sleep
- Reduces cholesterol
- Increases strength & stamina
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