HISTORY Self medication induced “Urdhwaga-raktapitta”.Patient had hyperlipidemia and he started to take the Ayurvedic herbs Ginger (Adrak), Garlic (Rason) & Turmeric (Haridra) without expert Ayurveda consultation. Patient got rid of hyperlipidemia but hemoptysis (Rakta-shtheevan) started that didn’t respond to any modern drug. No abnormality was detected in various laboratorical-investigations.
He was given treatment on line of ‘Urdhwaga-rakta-pitta’.
On 5th day of treatment he was almost symptom free but consumed certain fast food and symptoms recurred. After 5 days of treatment, his condition improved significantly from hemoptysis (Rakta-shtheevan).
Treatment given as per availability in OPD Dispensary at Govt. Ayurveda College hospital.
Giloy-sattva with Go-ghrta (empty stomach)
Shonitargal Ras with water (empty stomach)
Punarnavashtaka-kwatha empty stomach with Kwatha-preparation method. Mainly I tried to apply ‘Prati-margaharan’ chikitsa along with ‘Pitta/kas-sanshaman’.