While Ayurveda can have positive effects when used as a complementary therapy in combination with standard, conventional medical care, it should not replace standard, conventional medical care, especially when treating serious conditions. Specializing In: Mind-Body Medicine. Integrative Medicine.
To avoid these, inform your doctor if you are using or intend to use any Ayurvedic remedy. Among some of the side effects you should watch out for: Triphala: diarrhea and abdominal discomfort, especially in high doses. Guggul: stomach upset, headaches, nausea, vomiting, loose stools, diarrhea, belching, and hiccups.Aug 1, 2021
Drug induced liver injury is responsible for 50% of acute liver failure in developed countries. Ayurvedic and homeopathic medicine have been linked to liver injury. This case describes the first documented case of Punarnava mandur and Kanchnar guggulu causing drug induced liver injury.Nov 8, 2017
While Allopathy is the modern method of treatment, Ayurveda is the ancient method of treatment. One of the major reasons for the conflict between the two is that Ayurveda is seen to be associated with religion. The British were well aware that the expansion of Allopathy in India would not be easy.May 26, 2021