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Clinical study to Evaluate the Efficacy of ‘Haritakyadi Yoga’ in children suffering from Mutrakricchra (UTI)

Rahul Sambhaji Katkar, Prem Shanker Upadhyay.

Abstract
Abstract:
Urinarytractinfectionisoneofthemostcommonandpotentiallyseriousbacterialinfection found globally in childhood age. The diseaseMutrakricchrasymptomatology resemble more closely to symptomsofUTI.Thisstudyisaninterventional,randomizedparallel-groupclinicaltrial.Aim:Theaimofthestudyistoevaluatetheclinicalefficacyof‘Haritakyadiyoga’inthechildrensufferingfromMutrakricchrawithspecialreferencetoUTI(Cystitis)Materialsandmethods:ThetrialdrugHaritakyadiyogaisoneofthepolyherbalformulationwhichisprescribedforthetreatmentofMutrakricchraasmentionedintheayurvedictextBhaisajyaratnavalimutrakricchrachikitsa.HaritakyadiyogacomprisesHaritaki(Terminalia chebula),Gokshura(Tribulusterrestris),Pashanbheda(Bergenialingulata),Dhanvayasa(Fagoniacretica)and Aragvadha(Cassiafistula).Fortheclinicalstudy,40childrenoftheagegroup of6monthsto10year wereselectedanddividedinto2groups.GroupAreceivedsyrupHaritakyadiyoga(Trialdrug)withdose15mg/kg/dose,8hourly,orally,for14daysandGroupBreceivedTab.Nitrofurantoin(controldrug)withdose5mg/kg/day,8hourly,orally,for14days.Afterregistrationofeachcase,1stfollowupweremadeonthe3rdday,2ndfollowupon the7thday and3rdfollowuponthe14thday.Allessentialinvestigationsweredone atthetimeofregistrationandonthe14thday(onthe3rdfollowup).AssessmentinimprovementordeteriorationinMutrakricchrasymptoms were done by the scoring system and changes inlaboratory parameters. WilcoxonsignedranktestandPearsonchi-squaretestwereusedtoassesstheresultwithinthegroupandbetweenthegrouprespectively.Result:Significantimprovements wereseenin subjectiveandobjectiveparameters (AtReg.VsFU-3)bywithin-groupWilcoxonsigned-ranktest.
Itprovesthat there isequalefficacy With statistically highly significant changes (P< 0.01)oftrialdrugsandcontroldrugsinreducingUTIsymptoms,abnormalurinecharacters (by urinalysis & culture) and hematological parameters. Conclusion:
Effectof‘Haritakyadiyoga’seem to beaneffective and safe formulationforreducing symptomsof Mutrakricchra.

Key words: Key Words: Mutrakricchra; Haritakyadi Yoga; Nitrofurantoin; Urinary Tract Infection (UTI).


 
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Katkar RS, Upadhyay PS, . Clinical study to Evaluate the Efficacy of ‘Haritakyadi Yoga’ in children suffering from Mutrakricchra (UTI). AAM. 2022; 11(3): 207-220. doi:10.5455/AAM.98235


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Katkar RS, Upadhyay PS, . Clinical study to Evaluate the Efficacy of ‘Haritakyadi Yoga’ in children suffering from Mutrakricchra (UTI). AAM. (2022), [cited November 22, 2022]; 11(3): 207-220. doi:10.5455/AAM.98235



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Katkar, R. S., Upadhyay, P. S. & (2022) Clinical study to Evaluate the Efficacy of ‘Haritakyadi Yoga’ in children suffering from Mutrakricchra (UTI). AAM, 11 (3), 207-220. doi:10.5455/AAM.98235



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Katkar, Rahul Sambhaji, Prem Shanker Upadhyay, and . 2022. Clinical study to Evaluate the Efficacy of ‘Haritakyadi Yoga’ in children suffering from Mutrakricchra (UTI). Annals of Ayurvedic Medicine, 11 (3), 207-220. doi:10.5455/AAM.98235



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Katkar, Rahul Sambhaji, Prem Shanker Upadhyay, and . "Clinical study to Evaluate the Efficacy of ‘Haritakyadi Yoga’ in children suffering from Mutrakricchra (UTI)." Annals of Ayurvedic Medicine 11 (2022), 207-220. doi:10.5455/AAM.98235



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Katkar, Rahul Sambhaji, Prem Shanker Upadhyay, and . "Clinical study to Evaluate the Efficacy of ‘Haritakyadi Yoga’ in children suffering from Mutrakricchra (UTI)." Annals of Ayurvedic Medicine 11.3 (2022), 207-220. Print. doi:10.5455/AAM.98235



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Katkar, R. S., Upadhyay, P. S. & (2022) Clinical study to Evaluate the Efficacy of ‘Haritakyadi Yoga’ in children suffering from Mutrakricchra (UTI). Annals of Ayurvedic Medicine, 11 (3), 207-220. doi:10.5455/AAM.98235




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