Asthma is a common long term
inflammatory disease , caused by a combination of genetic and environmental factors.In 2015, 358 million people globally had asthma, It caused about 397,100 deaths in 2015 most of which occurred in the developing world.It often begins in childhood The rates of asthma have increased significantly since the 1960s
But it can be cured with the powerful medicines of Ayurveda
As per the Ayurveda , Bronchial Asthma is a Vatakaphaja disease, it begins in the stomach, progresses to the lungs and bronchi. Hence the aim of treatment is to move the excess Kapha back to stomach and then eliminate it. For this purpose following methods are adopted. Swedana (Sudation) Vamana (Therapeutic emesis) Virechana (Therapeutic purgation) These procedures will be followed as per the need of individual patient. Practice of Pranayama, laxatives, light diet in the night and use of warm water will helps in the treatment of Asthma.