Common cold or coryza is very common inflammatory disorder of the nasal cavities that may extend into the nasal sinuses. It is also called Acute Rhinitis because of inflammation of nose (Rhine). This common condition begins with rhinorrhoea (oozing from nose), nasal obstruction and sneezing. Initially, the nasal discharge in this disorder is watery but it becomes thick and purulent at time. The etiological agents are generally adenoviruses that evoke catarrhal discharge. Chilling of the body is a contributory factor. Secondary bacterial invasion is common. The nasal mucosa in this problem is oedematous, red and thickened. Other associated symptom of this problem is itching in the eyes, palate and pharynx.
Cause of common cold :-
Numerous viruses are the major cause that is responsible for the onset of this disorder. Usually human body is unable to develop immunity against common cold because every time one another virus is responsible for onset of this disorder. Change in temperatures, dry and cold air is also responsible for this problem.
Symptoms of common cold :-
Cold is common disorder that is associated with our respiratory tract but discomfort of chest and head is also associated with this problem. Major symptoms of common cold include-
- Nasal congestion
- Runny nose
- Breathing problems
- Severe headache
- Frequent sneezing
- Epiphora (Watery eyes)
- Sore throat
- Pain in throat
- Chest discomfort
Ayurvedic treatments for common cold :-
Purakt tablets, Exhain syrup and Arogya Vardhini Vati (500mg) are the beneficial ayurvedic treatments in combo for common cold available at Destination Ayurveda. Regular use of these ayurvedic treatments for common cold helps to boost our immune system and make our body cells capable to fight against various viruses responsible for onset of common cold. Regular intake of these ayurvedic treatments for common cold helps to fight against various signs and symptoms of this problem. Natural extracts obtained from pure herbs of Ayurveda are used to prepare these ayurvedic treatments for common cold. Herbs used in these ayurvedic treatments for common cold help to reduce inflammation of respiratory tract and congestion in nasal cavity and affected mucus membranes.
All the ayurvedic products of Destination Ayurveda are free from harmful actions of preservatives, chemicals, colours and binders and are formulated under the medical supervision of expert Ayurveda doctors. These products are safe to use and give very satisfactory results after regular use without harming the molecular level of body cells and tissues.
Ayurvedic treatments for common cold with full ingredient detail-
- Purakt tablets - Sajjikhar (Sodium bicarbonate), Shuddha gandhak (Pure form of sulphur), Haridra (Turmeric) and Babool (Acacia bark)are the various Ayurveda ingredients used in this preparation of this beneficial ayurvedic treatment for common cold. Haridra used in this ayurvedic treatment for common cold helps to reduce inflammation of nasal cavity and respiratory tract. Babool used in this ayurvedic treatment for common cold is anti-microbial and anti-oxidant in nature, it helps to fight against various viruses and free radicals that are responsible for causing this disease. Shuddha gandhak used in this ayurvedic treatment for common cold helps to fight against allergies and various other foreign particles responsible for causing common cold. Regular use of this herbal treatment helps to improve our natural immunity so that our body is capable to fight against various viruses that cause common cold.
Dosage- 2 tablets twice daily for 50-90 days regularly for better results.
- Exhain Syrup - Vasaka (Adhatoda vasica), Kantkari (Solanum xanthocarpum), Madhuyashti (Glycyrrhiza glabra), Lisodha (Cauda dichomata), Khtami (Althoea officinalis), Tulsi (Ocimim sanctum),Navsadar (Ammonium chloride), Tankan (Sodium biborate) and Sattva podina are the various herbs of Ayurveda used to prepare this ayurvedic treatment for common cold. Vasa is herb of Ayurveda that helps to combat against common cold, flu, whooping cough and bronchitis. It is best expectorant in nature that helps to scrap extra phlegm and mucus accumulated in the respiratory tract. It helps to clear air pathways by removing excessive congestion of respiratory tract. Kantkari is also an important herb of Ayurveda that is widely used in the treatment of common cold, cough, asthma and other problems of respiratory tract. Yashtimadhu used in this ayurvedic treatment for common cold helps to improve our strength and immunity. It helps to reduce the serious inflammation of throat and larynx. It is also useful herb for various throat related problems. It helps to neutralize the harmful effects of toxins and free radicals in cases of common cold. Lisodha used in this ayurvedic treatment for common cold is great anti-inflammatory herb and it helps to fight against fever and severe headache in cases of common cold. Khatmi in Ayurveda is used for common cold and bronchial asthma. Roots of this herb are great help to reduce severe inflammation of internal vital organs. Tulsi is very effective anti-oxidant herb of Ayurveda. This herb helps to boost our immunity and help to treat fever in cases of common cold. This herb is also beneficial for throat related problems. Tankan used in this ayurvedic treatment for common cold is also effective remedy for cough, bronchitis and asthma. It helps to relieve congestion and reduces wheezing sounds in sufferers of common cold. It is also beneficial for females that are suffering with menstruation related problems. Regular use of this Ayurveda syrup for common cold helps to improve our internal immunity and strength and protect our nasal cavity from the rapid attacks of viruses that causes common cold.
Dosage - 1 tablespoon thrice daily for better results.
- Arogya Vardhini Vati (500mg) - Rasa, Gandhaka, Loha bhasma, Abhrak bhasma, Haritaki, Vibhitaki, Amalki, Suddha shilajatu, Guggul, Eranda, Katuka and Nimb are various important ingredients of Ayurveda used in the preparation of this ayurvedic treatment for common cold. Yamuna Arogya Vardhini Vati (500mg) is very effective treatment for common cold, cough, bronchitis and chronic fevers. Regular use of this vati helps to stimulate our natural immunity and protect our body cells from the sudden attacks of bacteria and viruses. Ghandhak used in this ayurvedic treatment for common cold helps to reduce toxicity and fight against free radicals and viruses that are responsible for causing common cold. Triphala (Three fruits) used in this ayurvedic treatment for common cold are good anti-oxidants that help to stimulate our immune system and fight against various micro-organisms causing cold and infections in body. Abhrak bhasma is anti-inflammatory in nature that helps to reduce inflammation of air pathways and nasal cavity. Scrapping properties of herb Eranda help to excrete out congestion and phlegm of respiratory tract in sufferers of common cold. Loh bhasma is natural body support and helps to improve strength. It is very useful remedy for treating common cold, fevers, bronchitis, vomiting and other gastric troubles. Nimb used in this ayurvedic treatment for common cold is also natural anti-inflammatory, anti-spasmodic, anti-microbial and anti-oxidant in nature. Regular use of this ayurvedic treatment for common cold helps to reduce signs and symptoms of common cold and give satisfactory relief.
Dosage - 1 to 2 tablets thrice daily for 50-90 days regularly to improve natural immunity and for satisfactory results.