Clinical Efficacy of Modified Dashmoolarishta in Cervicitis

  • Akshay Prabhune PG Scholar,Dept. of Prasuti tantra evum streeroga, Bharati Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University) College of Ayurved, Pune
Keywords: Modified Dashmoolarishta, cervicitis


Cervicitis is one of the serious health issue facing by women in today’s era. Due to cervical cancer 200 patients are dying per day according to W.H.O. If cervicitis remains untreated, it leading into malignancy. Prevention of repeated occurancy is crucial management. cervicitis is having long term complications. So, to minimize the complication, this is an attempt to find better solution, which may fulfill the motto of an ideal treatment that is to cure the disease and prohibit the occurrence of disease.

      This is an open clinical randomized study, Total 30 perimenopausal and menopausal patients were selected in Trial and control group for the study.

              After screening of 42 patients in both groups. Out of them, total 30 patients were completed the study. The trial drug Modified Dashamoolarishta was given in the dose of 20 ml BD for 30 days with equal quantity of water and in control group, Tab. Doxycycline was given in the dose of 100 mg for 5 days and follow up was conducted after 30 days and 90 days.

Comparing the assessment criteria before and after treatment, the study revealed the statistically significant decrease in cervical redness, pain, discharge in trial group. Significant anti-inflammatory action was observed in pap smear test.

 In the present study, it has been proved that modified dashmoolarishta had good effect on cervicitis. No any adverse or side effects was found during and after the treatment.