Ayurvedic Treatment for Abdominal Migraine


In this shloka definition of amavisha is explained.

Ama is accumulated in those people who habitually take unhealthy foods or meals, when their previous meal is not digested then it is considered as “amavisha” because it produces symptoms similar to those of poisoning.

(Reference: Charak Samhita (Nidan Sthan): Chapter-2 and shloka-12)

As Per Ayurvedic Aspect

According to Ayurveda, this disease is caused due to the agni Mandya (weak digestive fire) that leads to formation and accumulation of ama in the abdomen further which gets accumulated in the channels and tissues of the body, that causes pain as well as swelling in the abdomen.

As Per Modern Aspect

Abdominal migraine is not a type of headache but may be similar to migraine headache. This condition is characterized by intense episodes of abdominal pain (along with cyclical vomiting and migraine limb pain) that lasts for two or more hours followed by long periods without any symptoms. During the attack, the pain might be so severe that he or she would scream because of pain. It usually starts in childhood but may occur in adults and most commonly patient presents with a family history of migraine.

What are the Causes of Abdominal Migraine?

Although the exact cause is not known. Many researchers stated that this problem arises from a brain-gut pathway. Certain causes are stress or excitement that might trigger episodes of abdominal migraine.

This condition is less common than head migraine and affects about 4 percent of school-aged children. It usually starts at the age of 7 and triggers at the age of 9 to 11. Children who have abdominal migraine typically get head migraine when they get older.

Ayurvedic Treatment for Abdominal Migraine
Ayurvedic Treatment for Abdominal Migraine

What are the Symptoms of Abdominal Migraine?

In addition to intense abdominal pain that lasts for 2 to 4 hours.  This is often sudden and can hit without any warning signs. Other symptoms that include:

  • Loss of appetite
  • Pale skin
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Fatigue
  • Weakness
  • Sensitivity to sound and light
  • Feel queasy
  • Drowsiness
  • Dark shadows under the eyes

Natural Treatment of Abdominal Migraine by Planet Ayurveda

Planet Ayurveda offers best and effective herbal formulations such as abdominal migraine care pack for the treatment of abdominal migraine. These formulations are prepared from natural and authentic herbs and 100% pure and are free from additives, preservatives, chemicals, and fillers. These formulations are easy to use and have no side effects.

This Pack Contains

  • Digestion Support:

Digestion support is a blend of unique and effective herbs that are described in Ayurveda as best digestives. It is prepared by natural and authentic herbs such as dhania, jeerak, haritaki and piper that maintains the pH balance and neutralizes the effects of acidic content. These capsules aids in the digestion process. According to Ayurveda, alteration of digestion is the main root cause of all types of diseases. If the digestion process is alright then it leads to the assimilation of nutrients in the body.

Dosage: 2 capsules two times a day with plain water after meals.

  • Brahmi Capsules:

Brahmi has been used in Ayurveda since ancient times as brain tonic and memory power enhancer. This herb is also used as a stress reliever. These capsules are prepared from the pure extract of Brahmi. It has a cooling effect on the abdomen that relieves symptoms related to abdominal migraine.

Dosage: 2 capsules two times a day with plain water after meals.

  • Mahashankh Vati:

Mahashankh vati is an effective Ayurvedic formulation that contains a mixture of herbs as well as minerals. The herbs present in it are antipyretic, digestive, analgesic, appetizer, and anti-rheumatic. The herbs present in it are chitraka, amla, nimbu, etc and all these herbs are beneficial in problems such as abdominal migraine, piles, indigestion, etc. According to Ayurveda, these tablets balance the Vata and Pitta dosha and reduces the accumulation of ama in the abdomen. Mahashankh vati has the capacity to reduce the acidity and enhances the absorption of nutrients and promotes the strength of the body.

Dosage: 2 tablets 2 times a day with plain water after meals.

  • Heartburn Capsules:

Heartburn capsules are prepared from the best quality of herbs that are made strictly following the principles of Ayurveda. The herbs that are used in this formulation are – saunf, pippali, dhania, amla, haritaki, bibhitaki, and jeera. All of these herbs are helpful in the digestion of food and maintains the pH level of the body. According to Ayurveda these capsules pacifies the Kapha dosha and maintains the proper balance of the body. This herbal formulation also maintains the three doshas of the body and has a rejuvenating property.

Dosage: 2 capsules two times a day with water after the intake of meals.