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Dr. Vikram Chauhan - MD (Ayurveda)

Monday, January 20, 2020

Treatment of Conn's syndrome in Ayurveda with Herbal Remedies

When the Adrenal Glands start producing excess amount of Aldosterone in the body then the health disorder which arise from that condition is known as Conn's syndrome. Basically, it is a rare health disorder which is also called as primary Hyperaldosteronism. Aldosterone is an important hormone of the body that controls the level of Potassium as well as Salt in the Blood. Huge amount of Aldosterone in the body also arise the problem of High Blood Pressure i.e. Hypertension which may further cause different types of health problems.

Conn's Syndrome

In Ayurveda, Conn's syndrome occurs due to the imbalancing between the 3 Doshas of human body i.e. Kapha, Pitta and Vata. Normally, proper balance between these Doshas in the balances state represents the healthy body. But even a small disturbance in any of these Doshas results in diseased state of a person.

PROBLEMS WITH LOW LEVEL OF POTASSIUM IN BLOOD

  1. Excess Urination
  2. Excess Thirst
  3. Muscle Cramps
  4. Weakness of Muscles
  5. Cardiac Arrhythmias

PROBLEMS WITH HYPERTENSION

  1. Stroke
  2. Heart failure
  3. Kidney Failure or other Ailments related to Kidneys.
  4. Thickening and Enlargement of the walls of Left Ventricle.

CAUSES OF CONN'S SYNDROME

Some common conditions that may cause the problem of Conn's Syndrome include:

  1. Hyper or Over activity of both Adrenal Glands in the body.
  2. Growth of Tumor in an Adrenal Gland.

Some Rare causes behind the problem of Conn's Syndrome:

  1. Growth of Tumor on the Outer Surface of the Adrenal Gland.
  2. Genetic problem that may cause Hypertension in Young Adults as well as Children.

In some cases excess production of Aldosterone is caused due to the presence of other health disorders in the body. Such Health problems lowers the flow of blood to the kidney. To cite an Example:

  1. Liver disease
  2. Heart failure
  3. Pregnancy
  4. Kidney tumors
  5. Excess loss of Fluid
  6. Narrowing of Kidney Artery

SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF CONN'S SYNDROME

In most of the cases, people with Conn's Syndrome have high blood pressure as compared to the normal blood pressure. Its Symptoms vary from one individual to another on the basis of severity of disease. However, the abnormal level of aldosterone in the Body may also produce different types of Signs and Symptoms in an individual such as:

  1. Headache
  2. Excess Thirst
  3. Needles Feelings
  4. Muscle cramps
  5. Twitching of Muscles.
  6. Weakening of Eyesight.
  7. Decreased Strength of Muscles
  8. Nighttime and Frequent Voiding

The severity of the above mentioned symptoms depends on the degree of the abnormality in the production of Aldosterone.

RISK FACTORS OF CONN'S SYNDROME

  • Age
  • Overweight
  • Family history
  • Inactive lifestyle
  • Hypertension after 42
  • Excess intake of Alcohol
  • Excess Use of Tobacco
  • Inadequate  Dietary Habits.

DIAGNOSIS OF CONN'S SYNDROME

Different types of Blood and Urines tests are used to detect the high amount of Aldosterone in the body. However, some other blood tests are also used to check whether hypertension is caused from Conn’s Syndrome or their is something else behind high blood pressure. The Doctor may also order an MRI or CT scan to find the exact root cause of Conn’s Syndrome. If any person knows the exact cause behind his or her increased blood pressure and if he or she also diagnosed with increased amount of Aldosterone in the body then he or she must undergo a special type of test commonly known as Adrenal Vein Sampling. This test should be performed before the tumour mass is removed along with the Adrenal Gland.

MANAGEMENT OF CONN'S SYNDROME

According to Allopathic medicine system, the only suitable method for the management of Conn's Syndrome is surgery. But the cost of surgery is very high and not everyone can afford it. However, without surgery Allopathic doctors believe that there is no management of this Syndrome. However, with the help of herbal and natural remedies, a person can easily manage the root cause of this syndrome. All the products used for the management of Conn's Syndrome are prepared by the Doctors of Planet Ayurveda who always use pure and natural herbs along with the principles of Ayurvedic medicine system. All the products are 100% Authentic and free from any artificial as well as synthetic agent. All the products are available at the website of Planet Ayurveda who deliver their products not only in India but in different parts of the world also.

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Herbal Remedies for Conn's Syndrome

Herbal Remedies for Conn's Syndrome

DESCRIPTION OF PRODUCTS

1. Arjun Tea

Arjuna tea is an amazing herbal remedy and it can be used for the permanent management of Conn's Syndrome. This herbal tea is prepared by the combination of different herbs such as Arjuna (Terminalia arjuna), Pipal tvak ( Ficus religiosa), Punarnava (Boerhavia diffusa), Choti elaichi (Elettaria cardamom)  and Dalchini (Cinnamon tamala). All the above mentioned herbs improves the good health of the cardiovascular system because it poses cardiovascular properties and also aid in strengthening the muscles of heart . Choti elaichi used in Arjun Tea dilates the blood vessels and maintain a proper supply of blood in the body. All the herbs possesses antioxidant properties that aid in maintaining normal cholesterol levels and healthy blood pressure in the body.

Usage: Drink freshly prepared Arjun tea two times a day.

2. Arjuna Capsules

The herbal formulation of Arjuna Capsules are prepared from the natural herbs of Arjuna herbs. Arjuna Capsules are very effective in managing heart problems such as Heart Blockage, Blocked Arteries as well as Congestive Heart Failure and so on. This herb is in use from ancient ages for the treatment of  heart problems. Cardiovascular properties of these capsules strengthen the muscles of  heart and also clear the unnecessary blockage of the arteries. Arjuna Capsules also decreases bad cholesterol and increase good cholesterol if consumed as suggested by the doctors of Planet Ayurveda.

Dosage: 1-2 capsules with plain water two times daily.

3. Brahmi Capsules

Brahmi capsules of Planet Ayurveda are formulated from 100% pure and standardized extract of Brahmi (Bacopa Monnieri) herbs. These capsules are tend to be very effective against the symptoms of Conn's syndrome. The herbs of Brahmi also possesses the Antioxidant and Rejuvenating properties which in turn improves the supply of blood to the different parts of the body without altering Blood Pressure.

Dosage: 1-2 capsules after meals with plain water two times daily.

4. Kachnaar Guggul

The tablets of Kachnaar Guggul are prepared from the effective combination of various herbs like Kachnar bark (Bauhinia variegata),Pippali (Piper longum), Marich (Piper nigrum), Amalaki (Emblica officinalis), Varuna (Crataeva  religiosa), Haritaki (Terminalia chebula), Shunthi (Zingiber officinale) and Bibhitaki (Terminalia bellerica). All the Herbs remove toxins as well as harmful radicals from blood and also  improve the circulation of blood. Moreover, these tablets also balances the three Doshas of the body whose imbalancing is the major reason behind Conn's Syndrome.

Dosage: 1-2 Tablets with lukewarm water 2-3 times daily.

5. Navkarshik Churna

The herbs of Amla (Emblica officinalis), Kutki (Picrorhiza kurroa), Baheda (Terminalia bellerica), Manjishtha (Rubia cordifolia), Vacha (Acorus calamus), Giloy (Tinospora cordifolia), Daruhaldi (Berberis aristata), Neem (Azadirachta indica), and Haritaki (Terminalia chebula) are used in the formulation of powder of Navkarshik churna. The detoxification  and blood purifying property of all the herbs are very effective in the  treatment of Conn's syndrome. Navkarshik churna treat various health disorders such as Tiredness and Weakness. This powder maintain the proper level of Cholesterol and Blood Pressure in the body.

Dosage: 5-15 gram Navkarshik churna with lukewarm water.

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FAQS

Question:- What are the common symptoms of Conn's syndrome?

Ans. Fatigue, Numbness,Muscle Weakness and Cramps as well as Increased Thirst and Urination.

Question:- Main causes of Conn's syndrome?

Ans. Hyper or Over activity of both Adrenal Glands in the body, Growth of Tumor in an Adrenal Gland are the Main causes of Conn's syndrome.

Question:- Is Conn's syndrome is treatable with natural remedies or not?

Ans. Yes, it is treatable with natural remedies. Planet Ayurveda herbal products treat Conn's syndrome along with its root cause.