A 55 year old woman came to hospital with symptoms of weakness, tiredness after slight activity hair fall and feeling less energetic to do daily chores. Patient was non diabetic and non-hypertensive. After proper elicitation of history and examination lab reports showed higher values in lipid profile and she was anemic.Lipid values were as follows:Total Cholesterol: 297 mg/dl Triglyceride: 285 mg/dl HDL: 40 mg/dl LDL: 208 mg/dl VLDL: 41 mg/dl
Ayurvedic Treatment for High Cholesterol and Triglycerides:
She was put on the following treatment for 30 days.
Arogyavardhini vati, cap. Decrin plus, Gomutra arka, Draksharishta, Balarishta, Lashuna ksheera paka internally and Maha bhringaraj taila or oil for external application and massage over scalp.
In the subsequent follow up patient felt much more energetic and was able to manage her daily chores quite well without much exertion.
A repeat investigation of estimation of hemoglobin showed increase in its concentration.
With the increase in hemoglobin her hair fall problem improved as well. Her hair fall improved with application of medicated Ayurvedic bhringraj oil plus other ayurveda medication.
The other medicines like Decrin plus, gomutra arka and lashuna ksheerapaka was continued for a period of 120 days and other medicines were stopped.
Patient was advised to maintain a healthy lifestyle such as proper diet and nutrition. After 3 months lipid profile showed normal values as mentioned below:
Total Cholesterol: 166 mg/dl
Triglyceride: 172 mg/dl
HDL: 57 mg/dl
LDL: 131 mg/dl
VLDL: 34 mg/dl
With Ayurvedic treatment and proper following of ahara, vihara and oushadha it is possible for us to get rid of even major health problems like hyperlipidemia, high cholesterol and control triglycerides.