04/07/2016 Alternative Treatments
Once diagnosed with Cancer, think wisely do not panic. Prior / Post surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy, Ayurveda Rasayana should be taken to minimize the common side effects like Diarrhoea, Loss of appetite, Anorexia, Vomiting, Constipation, Stomatitis, Burning sensation, Fever, Weakness, Loss of weight, Alopecia, delays in the chemotherapy and radiotherapy schedule affecting the outcome of Cancer. Hence, Pre / Post treatment is essential in all cancer patients, depending on their health status. Studies have clearly shown that Rasayanas help in combating the side effects of chemotherapy drugs like cyclophosphamide, which is a common drug given to the patients of Breast Cancer. Prior Administration of Rasayana drugs also harmonizes the doshas in the body which are responsible for several side effects like hairloss mouth ulcers , body pains, constipation etc. Even if there are side effects, post chemo and radiotherapy Ayurveda medicines help to reduce their impact and help in faster recovery. It is observed that side – effects of Chemotherapy are remarkably reduced with Ayurvedic treatment & the patient can tolerate Chemotherapy. Chemotherapy medicines mainly hamper gastrointestinal tract. In this condition, Ayurvedic line of treatment improves appetite, promotes digestion & relives associated symptoms like Nausea, Vomiting, Loss of appetite, Stomatitis, Diarrhoea, Constipation, Hyperacidity. Ayurvedic medicines having cooling property are also found to be effective to reduce excessive heat produced due to Chemotherapy medicines. Thus patients get relief in Burning sensation in chest, palms, soles & in eyes. Ayurvedic medicines improving blood count & removing toxicities in blood are also beneficial to maintain Hemoglobin, WBC count & platelets. As blood counts are maintained in most of the patients, they complete course of Chemotherapy in speculated time period. This kind of treatment process and herbal supplements which boost immunity, improve feelings of wellness, minimize the physical impacts of aging and reversing the cancerous process. Ayurvedic medicines are the best agents for cleansing the body off the toxins as well as rebalancing the body after cancer treatment will surely aid in restoring optimum health and well-being to by improving quality of life. Contat us for an appointment with our Doctor, to check & decide which herbal suppliment will work best for you.