Clinical study on the role of an ayurvedic compound (Manas Niyamak Yoga) and Shirodhara in the management of ADHD in children

Ohja, Nisha K.; Kumar, Abhimanyu and Rai, Moti (2007) Clinical study on the role of an ayurvedic compound (Manas Niyamak Yoga) and Shirodhara in the management of ADHD in children. Journal of Ayurveda, 1. pp. 39-47.

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Abstract

Attention Deficit Hyperactive disorder is a neurobehavioral disorder of childhood period and characterized by inattention, impulsiveness and hyperactivity. In a randomized double blind placebo controlled study a formulated Ayurvedic compound ‘Manas Niyamak Yoga’ has shown statistically significant improvement in the symptoms- inattention, impulsiveness and hyperactivity. However, the response was more marked in the children who received drug along with Shirodhara.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Impulsivity, Reaction time, Shirodhara, Ayurveda, Manas Niyamak Yoga, Child
Subjects:Mental Disorders > Mental Disorders Diagnosed in Childhood
Nervous System Diseases > Neurologic Manifestations > Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Persons > Age Groups > Child
Therapeutics > Complementary Therapies > Medicine, Traditional > Medicine, Ayurvedic
Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms > Neurobehavioral Manifestations
ID Code:2160
Deposited By:Mr Mahesh sharma
Deposited On:17 May 2007

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