Imbalance in thyroid happens when there is increase in ama (toxins) due to disturbed Agni, this causes accumulation of Ama resulting in vitiation of doshas and Dhatus.
Endocrine glands play a very important role, it releases hormones to the blood stream. The endocrine hormones help to control mood, growth, development, metabolism and reproduction. So with proper diet, physical exercise, Ayurveda tips can balance tridosha and Agni by preventing imbalance in hormones to lead healthy life.
Endocrine glands has many glands, various glands release different hormones.
Any disturbance in metabolism, fat accumulation, body system and functional disturbance is caused by imbalance secretion of hormones. One such important gland is thyroid gland.
Thyroid hormone controls body's metabolism, transforms the food into energy. The thyroid gland releases
T3 (triiodothyronine) and
These hormones play an important role in regulation of weight, energy levels, skin and Hair growth. One such condition is Hyperthyroidism. Hyperthyroidism happens, when the thyroid gland secretes too much waste of thyroid hormones, also called over active thyroid.
This results in high levels of 2 main thyroid hormones, triiodothyronine (T3) and thyroxine(T4) in the body.
What are the causes of Hyperthyroidism?
What are the symptoms of Thyroid (Hyperthyroidism)?
The only treatment line of method to cure the disease is to balance the doshas and improve Agni to remove ama from the body.
Panchakarma procedure always help to improve metabolic (Agni) fire.
Vasti - To relieve aggrevated vata
Nasya - Medicated nasal drops relaxes and relieves stress
Balya- Medicine to give strength to the muscles.
Rasayana- Medicine to promote immunity and for rejuvination.
Diet to be followed to balance the vitiated doshas in Hyperthyroidism:
Important Ayurvedic medicines used to treat Hyperthyroidism:
Kanchanaara helps to maintain the balanced secretion of thyroid hormones, regulates the function of thyroid gland by reducing thyroid gland swelling.
Brahmi acts as bramhana, boosts immunity, energizes body with rejuvenating action. Treats disturbed sleep.
Acts as balya to give strength to muscles and for proper functioning of hormones.
Punarnava acts dipana pachana to remove ama, reduces inflammation, gland swelling.
Amalaki rich in anti-oxidants, vitamin c, immunity booster, regulates menstrual cycle.
Home remedies to prevent and treat hyperthyroidism
Yoga and pranayam for hyperthyroidism
Yoga is a way of living life, a remedy to treat and prevent hormonal changes.