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"Chheam:" Classical Indochina phlebotomy wisdom.

Ayu 2018 Jul-Sep;39(3):195-196

Department of Community Medicine, Dr. DY Patil University, Pune, Maharashtra, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_11_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6454912PMC
April 2019
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Process standardization of (purification) in (decoction).

Ayu 2018 Jul-Sep;39(3):187-194

Department of Rasa Shastra and Bhaishajya Kalpana, Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Background: (SM) is a brassy golden yellowish mineral with chemical composition of CuFeS that is widely used in therapeutics to treat various disease conditions such as (diabetes), (anemia), (skin diseases) and (fever). This mineral needs to be processed by the following specified Ayurveda guidelines in order to make it therapeutically safe and more potent. These processes include (preliminary process of eliminating unwanted substances), (incineration) and (nectorization) that are mandatory and play a crucial role in therapeutics. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_26_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6454905PMC
April 2019
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Antifungal activity of curcumin-silver nanoparticles against fluconazole-resistant clinical isolates of species.

Ayu 2018 Jul-Sep;39(3):182-186

Department of Microbiology, Tagore Medical College and Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

Introduction: species is the common form of opportunistic fungal infections, especially in immunosuppressed individuals. Fluconazole is the first-line therapy for candidiasis as it is affordable and readily available. However, the antifungal resistance pattern in high-risk patients is a major concern. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6454909PMC

Influence of intrinsic microbes on phytochemical changes and antioxidant activity of the Ayurvedic fermented medicines: and .

Ayu 2018 Jul-Sep;39(3):169-181

Department of Industrial Biotechnology, School of Biotechnology, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India.

Background: and are polyherbal-fermented medicines of Ayurveda.

Objective: Investigation of native microbes, understanding phytochemical changes and antioxidant activities in these medicines.

Methods: Microbial populations were enumerated using selective media and standard plating methods. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_237_17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6454907PMC

Antibacterial activity of garlic extract on cariogenic bacteria: An study.

Ayu 2018 Jul-Sep;39(3):165-168

Department of Public Health Dentistry, ACPM Dental College, Dhule, Maharashtra, India.

Background: Garlic () is ubiquitous, small and commonly used spice for processing food. There are many types of garlic and differ in shape, size, color, taste, number of cloves per bulb and storability.

Objectives: To determine and compare the antibacterial activity of soft neck and hard neck species of garlic against cariogenic bacteria ( and . Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_193_16DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6454914PMC
April 2019
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Comparative pharmacognostical analysis through quantitative micrometry and analytical study on and .

Ayu 2018 Jul-Sep;39(3):159-164

Department of Pharmacognosy Laboratory, IPGT and RA, Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Introduction: is derived from the word " that means as something that mobilizes and removes the deformed flesh, skin, tissue, etc., due to its corrosive nature (). has been further classified into three types on the basis of its potency - (mild), (moderate) and (strong). Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_59_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6454906PMC
April 2019
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Phytopharmacognostical investigations on root and stem of Roxb.: An extrapharmacopoeial plant of Ayurveda.

Ayu 2018 Jul-Sep;39(3):151-158

Department of Dravyaguna, IPGT and RA, Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Introduction: The roots and stem of Roxb. are used by tribals for management of various ailments.

Aims: The aim was to study the macro- and microscopic characters, physiochemical and preliminary phytochemical parameters including high-performance thin-layer chromatography (HPTLC) of . Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_48_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6454904PMC
April 2019
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Association of and and methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase C677T allele with type 2 diabetes.

Ayu 2018 Jul-Sep;39(3):146-150

Department of Vikriti Vigyan, Faculty of Ayurveda, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India.

Background And Objectives: Type 2 diabetes is a multifactorial disorder that results from the interaction between genetic predisposition and environmental factors. Different (body constitution) individuals have different susceptibility for the diseases, and this is determined by both genetic and environmental factor. This study was undertaken to determine the association status of Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) C677T and A1298C with type 2 diabetes and . Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_230_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6454916PMC

Linking etiology with diabetes mellitus: Inferences from a matched case-control study.

Ayu 2018 Jul-Sep;39(3):139-145

Department of Kaya Chikitsa, State Ayurvedic College and Hospital, Lucknow University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.

Background: Diabetes is one of the most rapidly increasing disease in the contemporary context. Its rapid global rise indicates that its cause are possibly closely associated with the routine lifestyle and eating habits. Diabetes is also possibly the medical condition, which presents with a preclinical phase having a possibility of reversal if its possible causes can be seriously understood and eliminated. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_106_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6454911PMC

A descriptive cross-sectional study on various uses and outcomes of among people of Oshimili North in the Delta State of Nigeria.

Ayu 2018 Jul-Sep;39(3):132-138

Department of Communications, Faculty of Humanities, University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.

Background: A preliminary review of literature for this study shows that the use of (bitter kola) as plant medicine is common among Africans but there are no scientific evidence to support its uses to prevent or treat common medical conditions. The main purpose of this study, therefore, is to examine the various uses and outcomes of (. ) among people of Oshimili North in the Delta State of Nigeria. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_195_16DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6454915PMC

Variation in skin hydration on the basis of (body constitution): A cross-sectional observational study.

Ayu 2018 Jul-Sep;39(3):127-131

Department of Kriya Sharir, MAM's Sumatibhai Shah Ayurved College, Pune, Maharashtra, India.

Background: (body constitution) is an important concept of Ayurveda which is decided at the time of birth. It shows differences in physical, physiological and psychological characteristics of an individual. Variation in skin characteristics is found as per . Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_171_16DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6454913PMC

Significance of (maxim) in understanding Charaka Samhita in context to commentary of Chakrapani.

Ayu 2018 Jul-Sep;39(3):121-126

Health Supervisor, TSWRDCFW, Warangal (East), Telangana, India.

Background: Ancient Ayurveda seers presented the knowledge in coded language, in the form of (verses). These verses are characterized by , , i.e. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_47_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6454910PMC
April 2019
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Lifestyle intervention: A preventive approach for non-communicable diseases.

Authors:
Mandip Goyal

Ayu 2018 Jul-Sep;39(3):119-120

Executive Editor-AYU, Asso. Prof., Department of Kayachikitsa, IPGT and RA, Jamnagar-361 008, Gujarat, India. E-mail:

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6454908PMC

Letter to editor: Management of hypothyroidism by along with decoction.

Ayu 2018 Apr-Jun;39(2):118

Department of Community Medicine, Dr. D. Y. Patil University, Pune, Maharashtra, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_290_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6369609PMC
February 2019
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Comparison between the effect of commercially available chemical teeth whitening paste and teeth whitening paste containing ingredients of herbal origin on human enamel.

Ayu 2018 Apr-Jun;39(2):113-117

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Royal Dental College, KUHS, Palakkad, Kerala, India.

Background: Dentistry plays a crucial role in shaping the esthetics of a person and thus boosts the self-esteem of an individual. Whitening of the teeth is the most popular procedure where surface and deep stain removal whitens the teeth. Teeth whitening is achieved by professional application of chemicals and can also be self-administered by numerous products available. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_82_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6369603PMC
February 2019

Acute toxicity and repeated dose 28-day oral toxicity study of metriviv syrup in female rats.

Ayu 2018 Apr-Jun;39(2):107-112

Department of Research and Development, Zoetic Ayurvedics Pvt. Ltd., Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.

Introduction: Metriviv syrup is a poly-herbal formulation used as uterine tonic and for treating gynecological ailments such as infertility, leucorrhea, and menstrual disorders. There is no scientific data on the safety of this formulation available, therefore, its detail toxicity study in female albino rats was conducted.

Aims And Objective: Acute toxicity and repeated dose 28 days oral toxicity study of metriviv syrup in female rats. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_18_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6369600PMC
February 2019

Antioxidant, antibacterial, antidiarrheal and antipyretic activities of organic crude fractions of .

Ayu 2018 Apr-Jun;39(2):101-106

Department of Pharmacy, University of Science and Technology Chittagong, Foys Lake, Pahartali (Chittagong), Bangladesh.

Background: The herb, (CP) Blume (Family-Commelinaceae) is medicinally used by the traditional practitioners in Bangladesh. However, there is a lack of scientific evidence on this medicinal herb.

Aim And Objectives: This study aimed to evaluate the phytochemical and pharmacological activities of CP (ethanol [ECP], chloroform [CCP] and n-hexane [NHCP] of whole-plant extracts). Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_213_17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6369604PMC
February 2019
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Simultaneous HPTLC analysis and antileishmanic activity of various secondary metabolites in extract of the traditional medicinal herb (L.f.).

Ayu 2018 Apr-Jun;39(2):92-100

Department of Pharmacology, Delhi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India.

Background: [(L.F) Bhandari] a medicinal plant is commonly known as 'Hari Champa' and its roots and fruits are used for treating malaria and scrofula, respectively.

Objective: The aim of this work was to develop a sensitive, fast and reproducible high-performance thin-layer chromatographic (HPTLC) method for simultaneous analysis of quercetin and apigenin in various extracts of (L. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_158_17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6369602PMC
February 2019

Anti-dengue activity of extracts and quantification of dengue viral inhibition by SYBR green reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction.

Ayu 2018 Apr-Jun;39(2):87-91

Department of Virology, King Institute of Preventive Medicine and Research, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

Background: Dengue virus is a leading cause of illness and death in the tropics and subtropics. As many as 400 million people are infected yearly. Dengue is caused by any one of four related viruses transmitted by mosquitoes. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_144_17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6369606PMC
February 2019
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study on anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory properties of (aqueous extract): A polyherbal formulation.

Ayu 2018 Apr-Jun;39(2):81-86

Department of Studies in Biotechnology, Manasagangotri, University of Mysore, Mysuru, Karnataka, India.

Background: Plants used in (VMD) formulation were investigated individually by many scientists. Most of them have exhibited antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial activities when they have been extracted with the different solvents. Here, an attempt has been made to analyze these activities in aqueous extract of the whole formulation. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_225_16DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6369607PMC
February 2019
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Analgesic and anti-inflammatory activities of Wight. pseudobulb: A folklore plant.

Ayu 2018 Apr-Jun;39(2):76-80

Head, Pharmacology Laboratory, IIPGT and RA, GAU, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Background: Wight. is an epiphytic orchid used extensively by the tribes of Karnataka in various diseases such as heart disease, leukoderma, skin allergy and rheumatism. It is used both internally and as an external application. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_134_16DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6369610PMC
February 2019
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Hypolipidemic effect of in the management of dyslipidemia - A case study.

Ayu 2018 Apr-Jun;39(2):72-75

Department of Basic Principles, IPGT and RA, Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

An elevated total or low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol levels or low levels of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol is defined as dyslipidemia which is an important risk factor for coronary artery diseases (CADs) and strokes. It is estimated that abnormal cholesterol levels in the blood lead to cause about 18% of cardio vascular diseases (CVDs) and 56% of the ischemic heart diseases at global level. In comparison with others, South Asians have the highest incidence rate of CADs. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_88_17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6369601PMC
February 2019

A clinical evaluation of and in the management of with special reference to benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Ayu 2018 Apr-Jun;39(2):65-71

Department of Shalya Tantra, IPGT and RA, Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Background: a disease of (urinary system) described in Ayurveda, closely resembles with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) of the modern medicine. It affects man above the age of 40 years. Conservative management with hormonal therapy, open prostatectomy and TURP are the options available in modern medicine. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_117_15DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6369605PMC
February 2019
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in perspective of the present scenario.

Authors:
Mandip Goyal

Ayu 2018 Apr-Jun;39(2):63-64

Executive Editor - AYU' Journal, Department of Kayachikitsa, IPGT and RA, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India. E-mail:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_300_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6369608PMC
February 2019

A pilot study on clinical efficacy of and decoction (an Ayurvedic formulation) in the management of (migraine).

Ayu 2018 Jan-Mar;39(1):56-61

Department of Shalakyatantra, Government Akhandanand Ayurveda College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.

Introduction: described under (disease of the head in Ayurveda) occurs due to vitiation of (all of three biological humors). The signs and symptoms of migraine can be correlated with . Looking to the agony caused during acute episode of migraine and unavailability of specific management and only symptomatic management in conventional medicine this study was conducted. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_84_17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6287398PMC
January 2019
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A clinical study to evaluate the role of along with in the management of hypothyroidism.

Ayu 2018 Jan-Mar;39(1):50-55

Department of Panchakarma, Institute for Postgraduate Teaching and Research in Ayurveda, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Context: Hypothyroidism is one of the most common thyroid disorders in India, affecting one in ten adults. Although the diagnosis and treatment of hypothyroidism are often considered simple, there are large number of people with this condition who are suboptimally treated. Due to wide spectrum of the disease and high prevalence in the society, the current issue was opted for study and its management by means of Ayurvedic principles. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_62_17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6287405PMC
January 2019
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Assessment of , an ayurvedic formulation on intestinal transit time in swiss albino mice.

Ayu 2018 Jan-Mar;39(1):46-49

Pharmacology Laboratory, IPGT and RA, Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Background: is an Ayurvedic formulation that can be prescribed for wide range of disorders, especially abdominal disorders such as indigestion, constipation and flatulence. is prepared by mixing an equal quantity of powder of ( Linn.), ( Retz. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_33_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6287401PMC
January 2019
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Antidiarrheal activity of Linn. (Fabaceae) ethanol leaf extract in rats.

Ayu 2018 Jan-Mar;39(1):40-45

Principal and Professor, MES's College of Pharmacy, Sonai, Newasa, Ahmednagar, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune, Maharashtra, India.

Background: Linn. (Fabaceae) is a plant which is traditionally used for the treatment of wide range of pharmacological activities including antimicrobial, antipyretic, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, diuretic, local anesthetic, antidiabetic, insecticidal, blood platelet aggregation-inhibiting and diarrhea in India. However, scientific evidence does not exist in any literature to corroborate the claim of therapeutic success of the plant species in diarrhea. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_19_17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6287404PMC
January 2019
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Establishment of quality function deployment with special reference to good manufacturing practice of .

Ayu 2018 Jan-Mar;39(1):34-39

Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, IPGT and RA, Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Context: Quality function deployment (QFD) is a powerful tool for the translation of vague, imprecise customer requirements into clear, measurable technical requirements.

Aims: The objective of this article is twofold: (a) to propose a platform conceptual model for and (b) to present 10-step procedure to build QFD matrix.

Materials And Methods: The method deals with, first, preparing two conceptual models for for the sake of manufacturing unit. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_44_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6287407PMC
January 2019

Pharmaceutico-analytical study of , and .

Ayu 2018 Jan-Mar;39(1):29-33

Department of Rasashastra and Bhaishajya Kalpana, JSS Ayurveda Medical College, Mysore, Karnataka, India.

Introduction: is a which is very popular and is widely used in therapeutics till date. Therapeutic property of varies with proportion of added to .

Aims And Objective: The present study was carried out to reevaluate and compare differences in the pharmaceutical analytical study of prepared with the changing proportion of . Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_110_16DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6287399PMC
January 2019

Bioactivity-guided isolation of potent anxiolytic compounds from leaves of .

Ayu 2018 Jan-Mar;39(1):21-28

Department of Herbal Drug Technology, University Centre of Excellence in Research, Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot, Punjab, India.

Context: fragrances have been attributed with mood-enhancing properties by aromatherapists. Leaves of this plant have been reported to exert anti-anxiety activity. Till date, no specific phytoconstituent responsible for this has been identified. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_173_17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6287406PMC
January 2019

Assessment of the outcome of Ayurvedic treatments for vertebral fracture with motor dysfunction.

Ayu 2018 Jan-Mar;39(1):16-20

Pallepola Divisional Ayurvedic Hospital, Pallepola, Sri Lanka.

Assessment of outcome following Ayurveda treatment protocol was done in a complicated case of spinal fracture with motor dysfunction and having a past history of Pott's disease. A 52-year-old man was suffering from motor dysfunction after a spinal fracture at D5/D6 level. The patient sought treatments because he did not gained any significant improvement according to mainstream medical treatments what he underwent for several years. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_226_16DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6287400PMC
January 2019

Clinical evaluation of powder ( Linn.) and (paste of leaves of Linn.) in the management of (eczema).

Ayu 2018 Jan-Mar;39(1):9-15

Department of Roganidana Evam Vikriti Vijanana, National Institute of Ayurveda, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

Background: In , majority of skin diseases have been mentioned under the umbrella of and in other words, it can be listed as " dermatology." Among them, (eczema) included under , has been mentioned as curable disease, but due to relapsing nature of the disease and hazardous side effects of the modern drugs, it is difficult to manage. classics described a number of formulations to combat (skin diseases) which offers effective remedy for eczema. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_45_15DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6287402PMC
January 2019

Comparative clinical study of -based in (fistula-in-ano) with or without partial fistulectomy.

Ayu 2018 Jan-Mar;39(1):2-8

Department of Shalyatantra, AIIA, New Delhi, India.

Background: In Ayurveda, is considered as one of the grave disease by due to more recurrence rate. is para-surgical procedure which is found more effective in the management of fistula-in-ano. is routinely prepared with (latex), powder and . Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_19_15DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6287408PMC
January 2019
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Ayurveda research: The present status and prospects.

Authors:
Anup Thakar

Ayu 2018 Jan-Mar;39(1)

Director and Head, Department of Panchakarma, IPGT and RA, Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar - 361008, Gujarat, India. E-mail:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_269_18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6287403PMC
January 2019

Ninety days repeated dose oral toxicity study of in Wistar rats.

Ayu 2017 Jul-Dec;38(3-4):171-178

Department of Pharmacology, Central Ayurveda Research Institute of Drug Development, Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

Context: is a . Since it contains two heavy metals, namely mercury and gold, it is essential to evaluate its safety. Hence, the present study was undertaken with an objective to evaluate toxicity and target organ of toxicity of if so. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ayu.AYU_33_17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6153918PMC
September 2018

Comparative evaluation of antidiabetic potential of partially purified bioactive fractions from four medicinal plants in alloxan-induced diabetic rats.

Ayu 2017 Jul-Dec;38(3-4):165-170

Department of Pharmacology, Pravara Rural College of Pharmacy, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, India.

Background: , , and are medicinally important plants well known for their pharmacological activities.

Aim: The aim of this study is to compare the antidiabetic potential of partially purified bioactive fractions isolated from four targeted medicinal plants in diabetic rats.

Methods: Alloxan was administered (125 mg/kg, IP) in albino Wistar rats to produce diabetes. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6153906PMC
September 2018

Analytical profile of (incinerated hen egg shells) prepared by two different methods.

Ayu 2017 Jul-Dec;38(3-4):158-164

Department of Rasashastra and Bhaishajya Kalpana, All India Institute of Ayurveda, New Delhi, India.

Background: (KTB) (incinerated hen egg shells) is one of the important calcium-rich medicines used to treat leukorrhea, urinary tract infections, etc. Ancient scholars suggested that KTB prepared with processed (cinnabar) is more potent than prepared without . Hence, in the present study, an attempt has been made to prepare incinerated hen egg shells using two different methods with and without cinnabar and their analytical profiles have been developed. Read More

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September 2018
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Detailed cyto-anatomy and cytometry of L. leaf - An unexplored plant.

Ayu 2017 Jul-Dec;38(3-4):153-157

Department of Pharmacognosy Laboratory, IPGT and RA, Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Background: L. is one of the nonclassical folklore plants of Gujarat, known as . Root and leaves of this plant are used in diarrhea, wound healing and mouth ulcers by tribal people. Read More

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September 2018

Management of premature contractions with - A Case Report.

Ayu 2017 Jul-Dec;38(3-4):148-152

Department of Prasutitantra and Streeroga, IPGT and RA, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Premature contraction of the uterus is the very first sign of premature labour, which is followed by progressive changes in cervix such as effacement and dilatation. Four or more uterine contractions with or without pain per hour is a major biophysical predictor of preterm labour. According to the WHO statistics, every year, an estimated 15 million babies are born preterm and this number is rising. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6153909PMC
September 2018
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A single-case study of management of (ascites).

Ayu 2017 Jul-Dec;38(3-4):144-147

Department of Panchkarma, Institute for Postgraduate Teaching and Research in Ayurveda, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Most common manifestation of liver dysfunction is ascites and most common cause of ascites is liver disease. Ascites is the accumulation of fluid in the peritoneum. Inspite of advanced medical facilities, still, there is no sure treatment which cures a patient of ascites totally. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6153904PMC
September 2018
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Management of internal bleeding piles by ligation and plication followed by - A case report.

Ayu 2017 Jul-Dec;38(3-4):139-143

Department of Shalya Tantra, University College of Ayurved, Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Rajasthan Ayurved University, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India.

(hemorrhoids) is engorgement of the hemorrhoidal venous plexus, characterized by bleeding per rectum, constipation, pain in ano, prolapse and discharge per anum. It is a primary disease, with impaired digestion as the underlying pathogenesis. It is manifested due to improper diet, prolonged standing and faulty habits of defecation causing derangement of , mainly . Read More

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September 2018

Clinical efficacy of in the management of .

Ayu 2017 Jul-Dec;38(3-4):133-138

Department of Roga Nidana, S. V. Ayurvedic College, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Background: is a commonly encountered disease of (gastrointestinal system) described in various classical texts. The cardinal features of are (indigestion), (heart and throat burn) and (sour and bitter belching). This disease can be correlated with gastroesophageal reflux disease based on the clinical features. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6153916PMC
September 2018
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Clinical efficacy of with followed by in the management of w. s. r to polycystic ovarian syndrome.

Ayu 2017 Jul-Dec;38(3-4):127-132

Associate Professor, Department of Panchakarma, All India Institute of Ayurveda, New Delhi, India.

Background: Due to sedentary lifestyle and stress, the incidence of metabolic disorders are increasing day by day. Among these polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is an intricate disorder affecting 4%-8% women in their reproductive age and related to ovarian dysfunction characterized by obesity, oligomenorrhea, anovulation and hyperandrogenism. In modern system of medicine, the available allopathic regimen has its own limitations, so it is need of time to find a safe and effective alternative therapy for such type of condition. Read More

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September 2018

Comparative clinical study of application, infrared coagulation and in the management of (1 and 2 degree hemorrhoids).

Ayu 2017 Jul-Dec;38(3-4):122-126

Department of Shalya Tantra, IPGT and RA, Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Introduction: In anorectal disorders, incidences of piles and fissures are increasing in Indian population due to western lifestyle. Many surgical methods are available to cure anorectal disorders, but now a days, demand for Ayurveda and herbal preparation is increasing in society.

Materials And Methods: In this study, application, infrared coagulation (IRC) procedure and (AV) tablet were administered for the management of internal hemorrhoid (). Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6153910PMC
September 2018
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Evaluation of anti-inflammatory effects of systemically administered curcumin, lycopene and piperine as an adjunct to scaling and root planing: A clinical study.

Ayu 2017 Jul-Dec;38(3-4):117-121

Department of Periodontology and Oral Implantology, Sri Guru Ram Das Institute of Dental Sciences and Research, Amritsar, Punjab, India.

Background: The natural herbal extracts curcumin (), lycopene and piperine demonstrated a very potent anti-inflammatory action and can be used as an antioxidant therapy in the management of inflammatory processes such as gingivitis and periodontitis.

Aim And Objective: The aim of the present study is to evaluate the effects of systemically administered extracts curcumin, lycopene and piperine as an adjunct to scaling and root planing (SRP) in patients with moderate gingivitis.

Materials And Methods: Sixty systemically healthy participants with moderate gingivitis were enrolled in a randomized clinical study. Read More

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September 2018
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Wipeout period of spinal anesthesia in hemorrhoidectomy in relation to : An observational study.

Ayu 2017 Jul-Dec;38(3-4):113-116

Department of Shalyatantra, Shri B. M. Kankanawadi Ayurveda Mahavidyalaya, KLE University, Belagavi, Karnataka, India.

Background: A maximum number of hemorrhoidectomies are performed under spinal anesthesia. However, the effect of spinal anesthesia varies from person to person due to difference in their physical and psychological properties, which is well explained in Ayurveda as (physiology of an individual). In this study, we have tried to establish a relation between wipeout period of spinal anesthesia and different . Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6153912PMC
September 2018

Changes in functional magnetic resonance imaging with meditation: A pilot study.

Ayu 2017 Jul-Dec;38(3-4):108-112

Department of Neurology, Harbor-UCLA Medical Centre, Los Angeles, California, USA.

Background: The neural substrates of meditation are not well understood. Meditation is theorized to be a conscious mental process that induces a set of complex physiological changes within the areas of the brain termed as the "relaxation response."

Aims And Objective: Pilot data of a functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) study is presented to observe and understand the selective activations of designated brain regions during meditation. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6153914PMC
September 2018
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Quality of life improvement with rehabilitation according to constitution of the World Health Organization for coronary artery bypass graft surgery patients: A descriptive review.

Ayu 2017 Jul-Dec;38(3-4):102-107

Yoga and Life Science, Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana University, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.

This is a descriptive review focusing on trends of treatments required for postoperative coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG) patients to improve the quality of life (QOL).

Methodology: The sources of literary research to understand the concepts of coronary artery disease according to Indian scriptures are Ayurveda texts, . The data was typed in Sanskrit using script and explanation in English was given. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6153913PMC
September 2018
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Critical review on (combination incompatibility) with special emphasis on carcinogenic effect of combination of betel quid, areca nut and tobacco.

Ayu 2017 Jul-Dec;38(3-4):97-101

Department of Samhita, Siddhant and Sanskrit, GJ Patel Institute of Ayurvedic Studies and Research, Anand, Gujarat, India.

Background: The system of ancient Indian medicine is contributing in the global health since the time immemorial. Fast food and different types of addictions like tobacco etc. are becoming part of new lifestyles. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6153908PMC
September 2018