Tinnitus is also defined as ear buzzing,. It is a ringing sound that can only be heard by the person who suffers it. Tinnitus is a disease that is very affected worldwide and which has a cure. However, it must be treated in time, because repetitive episodes of tinnitus throughout the person’s life may indicate a future loss of hearing.
Ear infections (middle ear)
Injury to middle ear
Ayurvedic Prospective of Tinnitus:
According to ayurvedic medicine when the vitiated Vata dosha enters different pathways or the ear, the individual feels different sounds or several frequencies. Thus the Tinnitus condition was given. The imbalance of Vata is caused by the consumption of spicy foods, cold water baths, anger and stress
There are a lot of ayurvedic remedies and therapies used to treat tinnitus in Melbourne Australia, some of the most used by people suffering from tinnitus are:
Ghrita Pana: The administration of cow’s butter, in a dose of 1 – 2 teaspoon per day, pacifies Vata and improves the resistance of the nerves.
Rasayana: It is especially used in elderly patients, those herbs have anti-aging properties and high nutritional value is administered Amalaki, Paribhadra, and Bala are useful in this regard.
Snehana: the application of oil around the ear and on the scalp decreases the imbalance of Vata. Therefore, the improvement is observed. This oil is composed of Bilva taila, Kshara taila, etc.
Shamana oushadha: The medicines that decrease imbalance on Vata. This herb is used to alleviate the symptoms of tinnitus.
Brahmi tonic: This tonic is widely used in India, as it helps to reduce brain diseases such as Alzheimer’s and depression. But it is also used as an anti-inflammatory tissue. It is used in the form of ear drops in cases of tinnitus since it reduces the inflammation of the labyrinth
Thieves: This is an essential oil made with a mixture of various oils such as garlic, turmeric, honey, black pepper, cinnamon. It is used to relieve the symptoms of tinnitus. It also helps prevent ear infections
Amla: Amla is a natural plant that helps treat tinnitus in patients who suffer from it. Amla is taken as juice to relieve the symptoms of tinnitus
Ashwagandha can be used in the treatment of tinnitus. Take 1 or two tablespoons together with 1 cup of warm milk preferably taken before going to sleep. You can add some sugar and cardamom powder mixed, this decreases the symptoms of tinnitus and prevents infections
Karnapooran: It is used to calm the imbalance of Vata in ears, It is applied daily to each ear. Various medicinal oils are used for karnapoornam depending on various conditions.
After delivery the mother and baby should get proper care. Postnatal massages with medicated oils, herbal drinks, medicines for proper lactation and get back the physical fitness women had .In ayurveda this period is called the Sutika period. There are different opinions about the duration of this period, which ranges from six weeks to six months and some believe that it lasts until the restoration of the menstrual cycle.
A special diet plan during this period is recommended to make good dhatus and blood lost during the pregnancy and delivery. The prasuta should consume light yet nourishing food during the sutika kaal. (post natal period). Vata balancing diet should be followed with post natal massages.
Post natal ayurvedic massages:
Postnatal ayurvedic massages helps the mother to get back her physical strength and vitality after the pregnancy and delivery.
The women who gets post pregnancy massages are less viable to have vata aggravation at later stages of life.
Benefits of postnatal ayurvedic massages:
1)Nourishes her dhatus
3)Provide emotional support
4) Provide physical strength
5) Provide tissue healing
6) Rejuvenate body and mind
Post natal ayurvedic herbal combinations:Post natal care is very important for mother as
- Asokarishtam or Lohasavam
- Dhanwantharam tablet
- Sathavari kalpam
- Dasamoola harithaki
- Soubhagyasundi or Vidaryadi lehyam