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Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Vol. 13, Issue 4 (2024)

Ayurvedic regimen on Pittaj mutrakrucchra (Lower urinary tract infection) in child

Author(s):

Ankita Ramkrushna Bobade and Kavita Fadnavis

Abstract:

According to Ayurveda, Mutrakrucchra (Dysuria) is a disease of Mutravaha Srotas (lower urinary tract infection). The symptoms of different types of Mutrakrucchra particularly Pittaj Mutrakrucchra consist of Peeta Mutrata (yellow color urine), Sarakta Mutrata (haematuria), Sadaha Mutrata (burning micturition), Saruja Mutrata (painful micturition) and Muhurmuhu Mutrata (frequent urination). The above-mentioned symptoms have a close resemblance with lower urinary tract infections. Infections confined to Lower UTI commonly cause dysuria with burning micturition, frequency, and urgency. Lower urinary tract infection includes cystitis and urethritis. Hence this attempt of the present article made to define Pittaja Mutrakrucchhra in a scientific way W.S.R. LUTI. The disease Pittaj Mutrakrucchra is well acknowledged in classical texts of Ayurveda with different treatment methods, which can be synchronous to urinary tract infection on theoretical and clinical symptomatology of the disease.

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How to cite this article:
Ankita Ramkrushna Bobade and Kavita Fadnavis. Ayurvedic regimen on Pittaj mutrakrucchra (Lower urinary tract infection) in child. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2024;13(4):50-53. DOI: 10.22271/phyto.2024.v13.i4a.14995

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