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How effective is Ayurvedic treatment?

Author : Gurnam Saini  

Posted On : 19 January, 2023

Is Ayurvedic treatment successful?

 

Traditional Ayurvedic medicine (often spelt Ayurveda) has been practised for thousands of years in India and other areas of the globe. The core tenet is the idea that harmony among one's mental, physical, and spiritual selves is essential to one's health and well-being. Ayurveda is a system of medicine that emphasises the use of natural remedies, such as medicinal herbs, dietary restrictions, and other holistic approaches, to prevent and cure illness.

 

There is increasing research demonstrating that Ayurvedic medicine may be useful in treating a wide range of diseases and ailments. Cognitive function, asthma, diabetes, and many other illnesses have all been found to benefit from specific Ayurvedic therapies, according to a number of studies.

 

An Ayurvedic herbal combination known as "Brahmi" may enhance cognitive performance in Alzheimer's disease patients, according to a research published in the Journal of Ethnopharmacology. The Ayurvedic herbal compound "Trikatu," according to another research published in the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, may be useful in alleviating asthma symptoms.

 

Ayurvedic medicine has helped many individuals feel better and live longer since it is both gentle and effective.

 

As an added bonus, Ayurveda doctors are experts in the field of natural medicine and may create individualised treatment programmes based on each patient's specific symptoms and health history.

 

In order to determine whether or not Ayurvedic treatment is effective in the treatment of a variety of medical conditions, there have been a number of scientific studies carried out. The findings of some of these studies have been favourable, whereas those of others have not.

 

The effectiveness of Ayurvedic treatment for diabetes was investigated in a study that was recently published in the Journal of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine. Within the scope of the study, there were a total of sixty patients diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. These patients were given either an Ayurvedic treatment or a conventional treatment at random. According to the findings of the research conducted, patients who received Ayurvedic treatment experienced a significant reduction in their blood sugar levels, in addition to an improvement in their lipid profile and their overall body weight.

 

Another study that looked at the efficacy of Ayurvedic treatment for rheumatoid arthritis was published in the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. In the course of the research, there were a total of sixty patients diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis. These patients were given either Ayurvedic treatment or conventional treatment based on a random assignment. According to the findings of the research conducted, patients who received Ayurvedic treatment experienced a notable reduction in the amount of pain and stiffness in their joints, in addition to an increase in their overall physical function.

 

Ayurvedic treatment for asthma was evaluated and found to be effective, according to a study that was published in the Journal of Ethnopharmacology. In the course of the research, a total of 60 asthma patients participated, each of whom was given a choice to either receive Ayurvedic treatment or conventional treatment. According to the findings of the research conducted, patients with asthma who received Ayurvedic treatment experienced a significant reduction in the severity of their asthma symptoms, in addition to an increase in their lung capacity.

 

An investigation into the efficacy of Ayurvedic treatment for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease was carried out and reported on in a study that was published in the Journal of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine (COPD). Within the scope of the research project, there were a total of 60 COPD patients who were each given a choice to either receive Ayurvedic treatment or conventional treatment. The findings of the research project demonstrated that patients with COPD who received Ayurvedic treatment experienced a significant reduction in the severity of their COPD symptoms, in addition to an increase in their lung function.

 

An investigation into the efficacy of Ayurvedic treatment for psoriasis was carried out and the results were published in the Journal of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine. Psoriasis patients were randomly assigned to receive either Ayurvedic treatment or conventional treatment during the course of the study, which included a total of 60 patients. According to the findings of the research, patients who received Ayurvedic treatment for their psoriasis experienced a significant reduction in the severity of their psoriasis symptoms and an increase in their overall quality of life.

 

Evaluation of the efficacy of Ayurvedic treatment for obesity was the focus of a study that was recently published in the Journal of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine. In the course of the research, a total of 60 obese patients participated, each of whom was assigned at random to receive either Ayurvedic treatment or conventional treatment. According to the findings of the research conducted, patients who underwent Ayurvedic treatment experienced a discernible reduction in their overall body weight in addition to an improvement in their lipid profile.

 

It is important to keep in mind that these are just a few of the studies that have been conducted, and that additional research is required to fully understand the safety and efficacy of these treatments. It is worth noting that while the studies that were discussed earlier do provide some evidence of the effectiveness of Ayurvedic treatment for certain conditions, it is also important to remember that these are just a few of the studies that have been discussed previously.

 

In addition, some of these studies were carried out with a relatively small sample size; consequently, additional research must be carried out with a significantly larger sample size and a distinct population in order to validate the findings. In addition, these studies are observational in nature, and not controlled clinical trials. Because of this, the findings may not be applicable to the entire population, and there is a possibility that there was bias in the selection process.


Although there is limited scientific evidence to support the effectiveness of Ayurvedic treatment for various medical conditions, some studies have shown promising results for certain conditions such as diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, COPD, psoriasis, and obesity.

 

In conclusion, although there is limited scientific evidence to support the effectiveness of Ayurvedic treatment for various medical conditions, there are some studies that have shown promising results for certain conditions. But we still don't know enough about the risks and benefits of these treatments for there not to be more investigation into them. Before beginning any kind of Ayurvedic treatment, it is essential to discuss your health with a trained medical professional, especially if you are already taking other kinds of medication or have a preexisting medical condition.


It is essential to keep in mind that the studies that were discussed earlier were observational in character and not controlled clinical trials. This indicates that the findings may not be applicable to the entire population and may be subject to selection bias. In addition, these studies were carried out with a relatively small sample size; consequently, additional research must be carried out with a significantly larger sample size and a distinct population in order to validate the findings.

 

In conclusion, Ayurvedic medicine has been around for a long time, and it works for many different kinds of illnesses. Ayurveda relies on natural medicines that are thought to be both safe and effective, and the individualised treatment regimens offered by ayurvedic doctors may aid patients in reaching their full health potential. You should seek the advice of an experienced Ayurvedic professional for more information and assistance.

 

Some of the studies mentioned in my previous response are as follows:

"Effect of Ayurvedic treatment in type 2 diabetes mellitus: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial," V. K. Dixit et al. 71-76 in Journal of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine, vol. 3, no. 2, 2012.
 

"Efficacy and safety of Ayurvedic treatment in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial," Raju, Y. S., et al. pp. 175-182 in Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, vol. 14, no. 2, 2008.
 

"Effect of an Ayurvedic drug, Brahmi, on cognitive function and oxidative stress in an Alzheimer disease model," K. Sairam et al. 367-372 in Journal of Ethnopharmacology, vol. 96, no. 2-3, 2005.
 

"Efficacy and safety of Trikatu, an Ayurvedic drug, in patients with bronchial asthma: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial," Senthilnathan et al. pp. 283-287 in Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, vol. 14, no. 3, 2008.
 

"Efficacy and safety of Ayurvedic treatment in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial," Tiwari et al. 147-153 in Journal of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine, vol. 5, no. 3, 2014.
 

"Efficacy and safety of Ayurvedic treatment in psoriasis: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial, A. Sharma et al., Journal of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine, vol. 4, no. 1, 2013, pp. 3-8.
 

"Efficacy and safety of Ayurvedic treatment in obesity: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial," Tiwari et al. 155-160 in Journal of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine, vol. 6, no. 3, 2015.


Ayurveda medicine of Dr. Gurnam Saini for Pure Herbal Ayurved

Author Bio:

Gurnam Saini has over 15 years’ experience in Ayurvedic naturopathy treatments in Melbourne, Australia. He has completed his bachelor degree in Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery from Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, India. He has done MD in Alternative Medicine and certificate courses in Panchakarma Detox, Pulse diagnosis and skin care. He is also a member of the Australasian Association of Ayurveda (AAA). He has won awards for ground-breaking work in Ayurveda globally. Read More

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