A Review of Dhatu Pradoshaja Vikara
Shyam Babu Singh1 *and Poornima Mansoria
Journal Title:International Journal of Ayurveda and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Human body is composed of Dosha, Dhatu and Mala among which Dhatus are more important structurally as they hold the body and perform specific functions like Prinana, Jivana, Lepana etc. Any kind of deformity in Dhatus can affect body to a large extent and could be a result of various disorders. Knowledge of involved Dosha, creating any structural or functional disturbance in any particular Dhatu could be beneficial in the field of treatment. Our ancient seers have mentioned many disorders in which a particular Dhatu is affected and named them as Dhatu-Pradoshaja Vikara. In this article an attempt is made to review and understand the concept of Dhatu-Pradoshaja Vikara.