Medical Treatment

ABOUT SIDDHA MEDICAL TREATMENT

Siddha system of medicine classifies and treats each ailment uniquely. It involves and integrate many refined methods of treatment , Some of them are

Kayakarpam

Procedures of rejuvenating the entire human system

Rasavatham

Alchemy – Study of transmutation of elements, forerunner of modern chemistry and pharmacology

Varmam

Life centers in the human body

Manikkadai Nool

The wrist portion just proximal to the hand is measured with a rope and health condition of a patient is ascertained based on the actual measurement by the patient’s finger

Envagai Thervu

Eight unique type of diagnostic parameters

Classification of treatment

Siddha system’s Classification of treatment in to three categories which is as follows:

Makkalurai

The treatment is rendered with medicines prepared from herbs

Devarurai

It comprises of medicines prepared from Mercury, Sulphur, and other Mineral preparations like Parpam, Chendooram, Gurukuligai and Muppu

Asurarurai

Heat application, performance of surgical techniques, bloodletting methods and leech application are employed in this division.