Journal of Nursing and Women's Health (ISSN: 2577-1450)

review article

Treatment of Uterine Fibroids Based on Allopathy and Indian System of Medicine

A Krishna Sailaja*

Osmania University, RBVRR Women's College of Pharmacy, Hyderabad, India

*Corresponding author: A Krishna Sailaja, Associate Professor, Osmania University, RBVRR Women's college of pharmacy, Hyderabad, India. Tel: +914027563065;

Received Date: 09 May, 2017; Accepted Date: 07 July, 2017; Published Date: 15 July, 2017


Uterine fibroids are considered as non-cancerous growth of uterus. According to Ayurveda it is mostly a kapha-accumulation disorder, but often involves pitta and vata displacements also, in which case the patient may be considered as pre-cancerous. Therefore, treatment must be deep-acting to balance the tri-dosha and must be sufficiently sustained over time to eradicatedslow-moving kapha. In this article the causes, complications and treatment options in western system of medicine and Indian system of medicine has been discussed in detail

Keywords: Ayurvedic Herbs; Yoga; Hysterosonography; Intramural Fibroid; Ultrasound

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