An Ayurveda approach in the management of Covid-19 in pregnancy- A review study
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COVID-19, SARS CoV-2, Ayurveda, Vata Kaphaja Jwara, Janapadodhwamsa, Antenatal care

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sheshrao , V. A., & Vijay Navle. (2021). An Ayurveda approach in the management of Covid-19 in pregnancy- A review study. Ayurlog: National Journal of Research in Ayurved Science, 9(04). Retrieved from



             The covid-19 Pandemic in india is part of the worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2).  The first case of Covid -19 in India which is originated from china. COVID-19 is type of coronavirus disease belonging to the Family Coronaviriadae. The disease is originate through bats and spread from unknown medium to People1. Ideally, the condition is spread by Inhalation or close contact with infected patient’s Droplets. Incubation Periods in between 2 and 14 days there are so many infections and Death that have been caused by the disease2. The symptoms of disease include fever, cough, Sneezing, sore throat, difficulty in breathing, genaralized weakness. The diagnosis of disease is depends upon multiple symptoms of upper and lower respiratory tract. Based on the available evidences, various clinical guidelines for management of COVID-19 have been formulated3-4. Ayurveda has documented the first reference of epidemics as Janapadodhwamsa and has given a scientific insight to its causes, effect and prevention along with management strategies. This article intends to compile and summarise guidelines from esteemed organisations along with their implication in the Indian ethical scenario, and offers an easy tool for clinicians managing pregnant women in times of COVID-195. The clinical profile of COVID-19 matches with Vata-Kapha dominant Sannipataja Jwara for which detailed treatment guidelines and array of pharmaceutical preparations are described in Ayurvedic literature which are being practiced by qualified Ayurvedic physicians effectively since long. This is highlights the Ayurvedic perspective of the COVID-19 along with its prevention, prophylaxis and management strategies through Ayurveda6

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