Ayurvedic management of Jalodar (ascites) -A case study.


Nitin M. Karhale


Ascites is the accumulation of fluid in peritoneal cavity. It is the most common manifestation of liver dysfunction. In modern science still there is no sure treatment which cure the patient of Ascites totally. it gives only symptomatic relief with time dependent recurrence. In such type of cases ayurvedic treatment therapy gives result without any side effects. In Ayurveda there are 8 types of udarroga are mentioned, and this case will be correlated with Jalodara.. A 45 yrs male patient came to OPD with abdominal distension, bipedal edema, anorexia, icterus, general weakness etc since 1month .He was given nitya virechana with abhayadi modaka and ayurvedic shamana chikitsha as well as restricted diet plan for 3 months with cow milk. after two months of treatment marked improvement was noted in all Symptoms of the patient. Hence it was concluded that ayurvedic management are useful in Jalodara. 


How to Cite
Karhale, N. M. (2021). Ayurvedic management of Jalodar (ascites) -A case study. National Journal of Research in Ayurved Science, 9(02). https://doi.org/10.52482/ayurlog.v9i02.833