Guillain-Barre Syndrome is an inflammatory dysfunction wherein the physique’s immune system assaults the nerves, inflicting extreme weak point and numbness and finally resulting in muscular paralysis. Whereas the precise trigger just isn’t identified, in about 60% of instances, this situation is preceded by an an infection both of the lungs or the digestive tract. Respiratory paralysis is usually a severe complication of this situation and requires rapid hospitalization. Plasmapheresis and intravenous immunoglobin are normally used to cut back the severity of this situation and to make sure a speedy restoration.
The Ayurvedic remedy of Guillain-Barre Syndrome consists of treating the nerve harm and the ensuing numbness or paralysis. Medicines like Yograj-Guggulu, Kaishor-Guggulu, Trayodashang-Guggulu, Panch-Tikta-Ghrut-Guggulu, Mahavat-Vidhwans-Ras, Vata-Gajankush-Ras, Tapyadi-Loh-Ras and Dashmoolarishta are normally used to deal with nerve harm. Natural medicines like Yashtimadhuk (Glycerrhiza glabra), Manjishtha (Rubia cordifolia), Mandukparni (Centella asiatica), Nirgundi (Vitex negundo) and Dashmool (Ten Roots) are additionally very helpful on this situation.
Medicines which act on the ‘Majja’ dhatu (tissue) of the physique are additionally very efficient in treating this situation and embody medicines like Panch-Tikta-Ghrut-Gugggulu, Guduchi (Tinospora cordifolia), Amalaki (Emblica officinalis) and Musta (Cyperus rotundus). As well as, localized remedy can be used on this situation. Within the acute part, lasting for the primary 3 to six weeks, solely medicated steam fomentation is finished. After this era, medicated oils are used to therapeutic massage the physique, adopted by medicated steam fomentation. Medicines used for these procedures are: Mahanarayan oil, Mahamash oil, Mahasaindhav oil, Dashamool qadha (decoction) and Nirgundi qadha. Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera), Yashtimadhuk, Tulsi (Ocimum sanctum), and Bhrungraj (Eclipta alba) are used to appropriate immune dysfunction within the physique.
Since this illness may cause severe issues together with respiratory failure and dying, hospitalization is a should within the acute part of this situation. Nevertheless, to keep away from long run incapacity, Ayurvedic remedy ought to be began as early as attainable. Therapy must be given long run for good outcomes.