A Case Report: Management of Granular Pharyngitis with Ayurveda

  • Jetal Gevariya
  • Bhoomi Mehta
  • Vaghela D B
Keywords: Ayurveda, Dry cough, Granular pharyngitis, Kanthashalooka, Kaphaja Rohini

Abstract

Background: Granular pharyngitis is an acute or subacute form of throat disease which is extremely common in autumn and spring. It is characterized by marked swelling of the follicular tissue of the pharynx, which has a granular glazed appearance. Symptomatically it can be correlated with Kaphaja Rohini or Kanthashalooka. Methods: A 20-year-old patient presented with complaint of recurrent dry cough, rhinorrhea, dysphagia, dry and sore throat, tiredness of voice since last 4 months. Management done with OPD based treatment. here in this case report treatment chosen was i.e. Yashtimadhu Ghanavati, Shitopaladi Churna, Naradiya Laxmi Vilasa Rasa Orally, Dashamoola Kwatha (Kavala), Yashtimadhu Churna (Pratisarana). Result: There was marked improvement in symptoms like recurrent dry cough, rhinorrhea, dysphagia, dry and sore throat tiredness of voice with the treatment of 1 month. Conclusion:  Significant result was observed with this treatment protocol in the management of granular pharyngitis.

Author Biographies

Jetal Gevariya

PG Scholar, Department of Shalakya Tantra, ITRA, GAU, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Bhoomi Mehta

PG Scholar, Department of Shalakya Tantra, ITRA, GAU, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Vaghela D B

I/C HOD & Associate Professor, Department of Shalakya Tantra, ITRA, GAU, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Published
2020-12-09
How to Cite
Gevariya, J., Mehta, B., & B, V. (2020). A Case Report: Management of Granular Pharyngitis with Ayurveda. International Journal of Ayurvedic Medicine, 11(4), 776-779. https://doi.org/10.47552/ijam.v11i4.1690