IRREGULAR & EXCESSIVE MENSTRUAL BLEEDING
Ayurveda cure Irregular & Excessive Menstrual Bleeding In Ayurveda, Irregular & Excessive Menstrual Bleeding (heavy periods) is known as Rakta Pradara. Excessive discharge of blood during the monthly periods is known as Menorrhagia, but when the bleeding is irregular, it is known as metrorrhagia.
CAUSES AND SYMPTOMS
According to ayurveda, both these conditions may arise due to the imbalance of the hormones. This imbalance of hormones is caused by the aggravation of the Pitta in the body. Excessive bleeding may be due to the abnormal growth of the uterus or any other organ.
If the bleeding continues for long, the woman may feel headache, pain in the calves, giddiness and restlessness. The woman may experience pain in the back, the abdomen, or the hips when the menstruation starts. The flow may be excessive and may leave the patient excessive weak.
MEDICINES AND PRESCRIPTIONS
Few ayurvedic prescriptions for the treatment of Menorrhagia and Metrorrhagia are given below.
DIET AND OTHER REGIMEN
Hot and spicy foods should be avoided. Sugarcane juice, bananas, grapes and pomegranates are very beneficial in this condition.
Physical rest and mental peace are must for the patient as worry and anger tend to aggravate the condition.
No pillow should be used and the foot of the bed should be slightly raised.
Sexual intercourse should be prohibited.