ABOUT PULMONARY HYPERTENSION
Pulmonary hypertension is a medical condition that arises when the blood pressure remains consistently elevated in the lungs. This condition can develop from a completely unrelated medical condition and mostly affects women. In this condition, the lung’s tiny arteries and capillaries become blocked, narrowed or destroyed.
What Are the Causes of Pulmonary Hypertension?
1.Congenital heart disease
2.Mitral valve stenosis or regurgitation
3.Over weight, especially with sleep apnea
4.Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
6.Left side heart failure
7.Among infants, low birth weight
9.Connective tissue disease
10.Coronary artery disease
11.High blood pressure
12.Liver disease (cirrhosis)
13.Blood clots to the lungs
14.Sickle cell anemia
15.Chronic lung diseases (emphysema)
COMMON SYMPTOMS INCLUDE –
1.Shortness of breath
3.Extreme tiredness (fatigue)
4.Trouble breathing during activity
7.Swelling in the ankles or legs.
8.Bluish colour lips and skin.
9.Chest pain (angina)
What Herbs are good For Pulmonary Hypertension?
Good herbs for Pulmonary Hypertension are-
1.Arjuna (Terminalia arjuna)
2.Garlic ( Allium sativum )
3.Punarnava (Boerhavia diffusa)
4.Rosemary ( Rosmarinus officinalis )
5.Brahmi (Bacopa monnieri)
6.Amla (Emblica Officinalis)
YOGA AND PRANAYAMA FOR PULMONARY HYPERTENTION
Following yoga asanas and pranayama can help to reverse pulmonary hypertention naturally
3.SHISHUASANA (Child Pose)
4.VAJRASANA (Diamond Pose)
5.PASCHIMOTTANASANA (Forward Bend Pose)
6.SHAVASANA (Corpse Pose)
7.SUKHASANA (Easy Pose)
8.ARDHA MATSYENDRASANA (Sitting Half Spinal Twist)
9.BADHAKONASANA (Butterfly Pose)
10.JANUSIRSASANA (One-legged Forward Bend)
11.VIRASANA (hero pose)
12.SETU BANDHASANA (Bridge Pose)
13.ARDHA HALASANA (half plow pose)
NATURAL TREATMENT OF PULMONARY HYPERTENSION
In Modern Science, there are only few medications and the last choice is of surgery, which results in other problems also. But in Ayurveda, it is aimed at managing the suspected pathology of the idiopathic variety or treating the known cause of the secondary type of this condition.
Chandigarh Ayurved Centre provides you better management for pulmonary hypertension with help of natural herbs and medicines. We introduce ‘Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Care Kit’, which can be treated left-sided failure using medicines such as Makar Rasayan, Nerve up, Rasayan Vati, Panchasakar churna, Detox premium powder, cough go and Trikatu tablet.
CAC ‘Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Care Kit’
ALL PRODUCTS DESCRIPTION IN DETAIL:
1.NERVE UP TABLET:
These tablets are pure ayurvedic formulation. Nerve up tablets help in balancing the vata doshas and kapha dosha. It acts as nervine stimulant. It shows effective results in improving the central nervous system. It contains natural ingredients like shudha kuchala, shudha shilajeet, abhrak bhasma, praval pishti, shankh bhasma etc. This tablet helps in Backache, knee pain, headache, bronchitis, depression. It shows carminative, analgesics, and anti-inflammatory medicinal properties to prevent several health problems. It reduces the cholesterol level in the body naturally especially triglycerides & provide good results in pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Recommended Dosage – Take 1 tablet twice daily.
2.COUGH GO TABLETS:
These herbal tablets are beneficial in cough, cold, bronchitis, & other respiratory disorders. Cough Go Tablets are ayurvedic formulation containing Sonth (Zingiber officinale), Mulethi (Glycyrrhiza glabra), Pippali (Piper longum), Kali mirch (Piper nigrum), etc. All these ingredients show antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, bronchodilator, & expectorant properties. This is very beneficial in fever due to phlegm and treats the chronic cough. It helps in reducing cough, headache, rhinitis, etc.
Recommended Dosage – Take 1 tablet twice daily with normal water.
This is an ayurvedic remedy that mainly consists of five ingredients like Shunti, Haritaki, Pippali, Trivrit, and Sauvarchala lavana. It mainly acts as a Vata-kaphahara. By its detoxification properties it helps in elimination of the toxins from the body and reduces swelling of ankles, legs, etc.
Recommended Dosage – Take 1 teaspoonful daily with warm water at bedtime.
This powder contains a mixture of natural herbs that are very beneficial in reducing the symptoms of pulmonary hypertension. The powder contains – Gandhak rasayan, Tal sindoor, Yavakshar, Shwet parpati, Sudhyog, Jahar mohra etc. This formulation mainly helps in reducing the chest pain, fatigue, dizziness, chronic cough, etc.
Recommended Dosage – Take 1 sachet twice daily with normal water.
5. TRIKATU TABLET:
Trikatu tablet stimulates the enzyme activity that is responsible for healthy digestio. This tablet is made up of equal parts of three herbs such as Pippali (Piper longum), Shunthi (Zingiber officinale), & Marich (Piper nigrum) that maintains the metabolism in the body. Other properties of the tablet have an anti-inflammatory, fat burner, hypolipidemic, etc.
Recommended Dosage – Take 1 tablet twice daily before meal.
6. MAKAR RASAYAN:
It contains natural ingredients like shudha kuchla, guduchi satva, shudha shilajeet, abhrak bhasma, ras sindoor, moonga bhasma, shankh bhasma, praval pishti etc. These ingredients show antioxidant, aphrodisiac, analgesic and immune modulator properties. It helps to rejuvenate body tissues and act as an immune modulator, Immunity booster, Improves vitality, improves the overall health of an individual, Act on Central Nervous System, Help reduces stress and anxiety.
Recommended Dosage – Take 1 tablet twice daily.
1.Follow a healthy diet consisting of fresh vegetables and fruit , and whole grains should be consumed on a regular basis.
2.Good night’s sleep and frequent naps are very beneficial for pulmonary hypertensive patients.
3.Avoid excessive smoking and caffeine.
4.Avoid Pregnancy and birth control pills because they greatly increase the chance of blood clots.
5.Maintain a steady blood pressure
6.Do some exercise or daily jogging can fetch good result in keeping a patient healthy.
7.Avoid heavy exercise or activity such as weight lifting.