The usual course of treatment in our institutions includes ayurvedic external therapies, internal medicines, Panchakarma procedures ,yoga session, accupuncture or acupressure as advised by the doctors.
Please see the list of treatments which we provide in our centres and their general explanation below. Our doctors after a detailed personal consultation will decide the suitable treatment plan for you.
1 . Avagaham Sitting in a tub full of warm medicated liquid after applying suitable oil over the body.
2 . Dhanyamla Dhara Pouring warm acidic liquid made with cereals (Dhanyamlam) all over the body
3 . Dhoomapanam Inhalation of medicated fumes
4 . Dhoopanam Application of herbal fumes over affected part of the body
5 . Elakizhi Massage with warm bundles filled with herbal leaves such as ricinus, calotropis, tamarind, Moringa etc
6 . Gandoosham Keeping medicated liquids in the mouth
7 . Greevavasthy Collection of warm medicated oil inside a rim made of black gram paste fixed on the neck region
8 . Jalookavacharanam Blood letting by means of leech
9 . Kabalam Gargling with medicated liquids
10 . Karna Pooranam Filling the ears with medicated oil or other liquids
11 . Kashayadhara Pouring of warm herbal decoction on the affected parts or all over the body
12 . Kashayavasthy Enema using a combination of decoction, medicated oil, herbal paste, honey and rock salt
13 . Kateevasthy Collection of warm medicated oil inside a rim made of black gram paste fixed on the lower back
14 . Ksheeradhoomam Application of vapors of medicated milk on face and neck
15 . Ksheeravasthy Enema using medicated milk
16 . Lepanam Application of herbal paste on the affected parts
17 . Mathravasthy Enema with oil
18 . Mukhalepam Herbal Face pack
19 . Naleeswedam A body part is made to perspire by using medicated vapour
20 . Narangakizhi Massage with warm bundles filled with lemon, turmeric, Dilll seeds, fenugreek seeds, sesame seeds etc.
21 . Nasyam Application of medicated oil, decoction, herbal juice OR powder through the nostrils.
22 . Navarakizhi Massage with bundles filled with cooked Navara rice frequently warmed in medicated milk.
23 . Nellikkathalam Application of a herbal paste made of dried gooseberry pulp on the middle of the head
24 . Nethradhara Eyewash with medicated liquids
25 . Pichu Application of cotton soaked in warm medicated oil on the affected parts
26 . Pizhichil Pouring of warm medicated oil all over the body
27 . Podikizhi Massage with warm bundles filled with herbal powder
28 . Prachanam Blood letting done by making several, continuous pricks on the affected parts by means of a sharp instrument.
29 . Putapakam Collection of herbal juices inside a rim made of black gram paste around eyes
30 . Sirodhara Pouring of medicated liquid on the fore head as a continuous stream along with oil massage on the body. According to the liquid used, Sirodhara can be of different types – Thailadhara(Sirodhara with medicated oil)
Thakradhara(Sirodhara with medicated buttermilk) and Ksheeradhara(Sirodhara with medicated milk).
31 . Siropichu Application of cotton soaked in warm medicated oil on the head
32 . Sirovasthy Collection of warm medicated oil inside a leather cap fixed on the head
33 . Snehapanam Internal administration of medicated ghee in daily increasing doses
34 . Thalam Application of medicated oil or paste on the middle of the head
35 . Thalapothichil Head pack using a herbal paste made of dried gooseberry pulp and buttermilk
36 . Thapaswedam Heat application on the affected parts using warm bricks
37 . Tharpanam Collection of medicated ghee inside a ring made of black gram paste around eyes
38 . Udwarthanam Massage with warm dry herbal powder in upward direction
39 . Upanaham Herbal poultice using medicated paste
40 . Uzhichil Massage with medicated oil by two persons on either side of the body.
41 . Vaitharanavasthy Enema with a combination of decoction and acidic liquids
42 . Vamanam Medically induced vomiting for cleaning the upper respiratory and digestive tracts
43 . Virechanam Medically induced purgation for cleaning the lower digestive tract and accessory organs such as liver