Pradhamana Nasya 

In this type of Nasya karma, dry powders (rather than oils) are blown into the nose with the help of a tube. Pradhamana nasya is mainly used to treat kapha types of diseases such as headaches, heaviness in the head, cold, nasal congestion, sticky eyes and hoarseness of voice due to sticky kapha, sinusitis. Chronic diseases such as cervical lymph adenitis and tumors can also be treated by Pradhaman Nasya. Some skin diseases are easily treated by this type of Nasya karma. Epilepsy, drowsiness, Parkinsonism, inflammation of the nasal mucosa, attachment, greed and lust can be effectively treated by the therapy. Powders such as brahmi are traditionally used in this therapy.

Diseases Treated Under Nasya Therapy
  • Aphonia
  • Bronchitis
  • Cataract
  • Catarrh
  • Chronic coryza
  • Coryza
  • Diseases of mouth, nose, ear, eye and head
  • Diseases of the eyelid
  • Dryness Of The Nose
  • Facial Paralysis
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Hemi Crania
  • Hoarseness of voice
  • Hysteria
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Seminal disorders
  • Shoulder pain
  • Sinus Congestion
  • Sinusitis
  • Stammering
  • Stiffness in the head, neck, teeth and jaw
  • Tetanus
  • Tonsilitis
  • Toothache and other tooth disorders
  • Uvulitis

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  1. Amrita singh

    Yes, this type of treatment is really useful cough and its related diseases. Among the five detoxifying methods of panchakarma, Nasya place in the third position. Nasya is indicated in the diseases related to the region above the head and neck collectively.
    Thanks, parijatak…….

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