Urticaria: Management through Ayurveda w. s. r. to Trachyspermum ammi
Radhika Pachouri, Ankur Dixit and Vidyanath R.
Journal Title:International Journal of Ayurveda and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Urticaria also referred as ‘hives’ is fairly common condition characterized by transient swelling of the skin associated with itching and burning sensation. Urticaria has multifactorial aetiology including allergy (for food, drug etc.), worm infestation, auto immune pathology. In avyurvedashitapitta having the same symptoms can be correlated to urticaria. This is caused by the contact of cold air. This work is an approach to pacify the symptoms and the undergoing pathology with some ayurvedic recipes w. s. r. to Trachyspermumammi (ajowain) also known as bishop’s weed.