Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or copd is a chronic inflammatory lung disease that makes you hard to breathe. It is a progressive and incurable disease, causes due to imbalance airflow from the lungs. Because of copd regular activities such as walking or getting dressed become hard. People with COPD are at increased risk of developing heart disease, lung cancer and a variety of other conditions.
It’s estimated that about 30 million people in the United States have COPD. As many as half are unaware that they have it.
There are two main forms of COPD:
The two primary causes of COPD are cigarette smoking and alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) deficiency. Air pollution and occupational dusts might also contribute to COPD, especially when the person exposed to these substances is a cigarette smoker. Genetic causes other than AAT deficiency are also likely to contribute. COPD often occurs in people exposed to fumes from burning fuel for cooking and heating in poorly ventilated homes.Only about 20 to 30 percent of chronic smokers may develop clinically apparent COPD, although many smokers with long smoking histories may develop reduced lung function. Some smokers develop less common lung conditions. They may be misdiagnosed as having COPD until a more thorough evaluation is performed.
Symptoms of COPD can vary for each person, but common symptoms are:
There’s no single test for COPD. Diagnosis is based on symptoms, a physical exam, and diagnostic test results.
When you visit the doctor, be sure to answers to the following questions:
From the yurvedic point of view, COPD occurs due to disturbance of Kapha, Vata & Pitta. Kapha dosha is mainly involved in it. Dhanvantary provides some herbal remedies COUGH-ACT CAPSULE,TULSI DROP for the treatment of COPD. Made from best quality herbs this remedies strictly follow the principles of Ayurveda. All these herbal remedies of dhanvantary are 100 percent pure, natural and vegetarian. These are free from chemicals, additives and preservatives. These are safe to use as these are free from side effects.
|Swas Kash Chintamani Ras Tablet||1 Tablet||
1 dose twice daily 30 min. before food with SANDRYL Syrup-10 ml + 3-4 drops Tulasi curcumin drop.
|Maha Laxmivilash Ras Tablet||1 Capsule|
|Giloy Tablet||1 Tablet||
1 dose thrice daily with honey.
|DBPL . Triphala Tablet||2 Tablets|
|ASTHMA NIL Powder||1 Tsf||
Daily with Luke warm water.
Should avoid day sleep, night awakening, acohol, smoking, excessive exercise, cold & dust exposer.