Effect of Unani Formulation in the Management of Menorrhagia (Kasrat-e-tams), Clinical Study
Nigar Fatma*, Q.A.Kazmi, S.A.Naaz, Tafseer Ali
Hippocratic Journal of Unani Medicine
Hippocratic Journal of Unani Medicine January - March 2013, Vol. 8 No. 1, Pages 23-36
planned to evaluate the clinical efficacy and safety of ‘Gulnar’ capsules in the management of menorrhagia in reproductive age group. This study was carried out in OPD and IPD of Department of Qabalat wa Amraze Niswan, Faculty of Unani medicine A.K. Tibbya College, A.M.U Aligarh, during the period 2009-2010. Patients of menorrhagia above the 12 years of age & below 45 years (reproductive age group), during the period with complaints of increase in amount or duration of menstrual flow included in the study. Patients were interviewed and detailed history, clinical examination and laboratory diagnosis, Ultrasonography were done to exclude systemic and other diseases. Two ‘Gulnar’ capsules were given twice daily to patients from first day of menstruation for 5 days up to three consecutive cycles, and patients were called for follow-up for next three menstrual cycles. On the basis of result it was concluded that this unani formulation is effective in menorrhagia.