Highlights of disease
Hypothyroidism is a condition where the Thyroid gland secretes less amount of Thyroid hormones. Its symptoms include Weight gain, poor ability to tolerate cold, depression, fatigue etc.
According to Ayurveda, this occurs due to increase in Kapha Dosha, Vaata Dosha and Agni vaishamya.
- Ayurvedic internal medications are advised after understanding the case in detail.
- Vamana, Virechan, Basti are some key Panchakarma treatments which may be performed as per necessicity under strict medical supervision.
- Avoiding factors that increase Kapha and Vaata Dosha and are heavy to digest like Bakery Products, Fermented foods, improper dietary habits, sedentary lifestyle etc. is necessary. Having regular exercise and balanced diet is advised. Avoid addictive substances. Pranayama and Yoga like Sinhasana also have good results in Hypothyroidism.