A disease in which a patient loses control over himself is called epilepsy. In this disease, the patient becomes the victim of unconsciousness and his hands and feet start to tremble. Other symptoms of this disease are as origin of spit in the mouth, stiffness in the body and imbalanced brain. The patient loses his memory for a little span when epilepsy fit attacks and he has no knowledge about anything.
Name in different languages:
English – Epilepsy
Hindi – Mirgi
Arabic – Mirage
Bengali – Miragirog
Gujrati – Phefdanuv koi aabun
Kannada – Malrog
Malayalam – Apsmaram
Marathi – Phemfad, apsmar
Oriya – Hupper
Punjabi – Mirgi
Tamil – Kakkaivolippu
Telugu – Somma
Vata-pitta and kapha become imbalanced due to grief, greed, affection, anger, habit of wine and anxiety. These doshas weakens the memory after reaching in heart and brain nerve. In this situation, epilepsy convulsions start. Innumerable shells of the brain originate uncountable rays in the form of orders every moment constantly, which are controlled by another important portion of the brain. This important portion of the brain orders only right and just orders. If there is disorder in this process of the brain, the person becomes the victim of epilepsy. Other reasons of epilepsy are as brain injury, high fever, meningitis and cancer in brain. This disease can take a person in its grasp in any age.
The patient suffers from such types of symptoms in epilepsy. Such symptoms are as vibration in heart; loss of senses, unconsciousness, hearing strange voices or loss of hearing power. Other symptoms of epilepsy are as indigestion of corn, rumbling sound in the stomach, pus from the nose and saliva from the mouth, darkness before the eyes, origin of affection, sensation of entering in darkness, eye problems, convulsions of the hands and feet here and there and loss of memory. In this disease, there is convulsion in the body of the patient and he shows such symptoms as teeth grinding, sensation of weight in head and closed eyes. The patient becomes unconscious in epilepsy.
Meal and abstinence:
The use of red rice, wheat, green kidney bean, milk, trichosanthus dioica, old ash gourd, lambs quarter, horseradish, sweet pomegranate, Indian gooseberry, dry grapes, coconut water, grewia asiatica, oil, old ghee and soup of desert birds are beneficial for the patient of epilepsy. The patient of epilepsy should take meal rich in protein and vitamins. He should eat a little salt because it is useful to get relief in this disease. Be vegetarian and take milk to get relief in this disease. A person should take sound sleep. The patient should take bath daily in the river if it is possible. He should pass his time happily.
Use of heavy food, leafy vegetables, cucumber (kheera, kakri) fruits that grow in June, hard working, night vigil, coffee, peppermint and non-vegetarian meal are harmful for the patient of epilepsy. The patient should not be worry about anything and he should pass his time without fear or grief. Epilepsy attack all of sudden therefore, the patient should not live alone.
Treatment by different medicines :
- Sprinkle asafetida on a piece of lemon and suck. Its use provides relief in epilepsy.
- Take East Indian globe thistle (gorukhmundi) with lemon juice; it is a good remedy to treat epilepsy.
- Mix the juice of five leaved chaste in citron juice and pour into the nose for three days constantly. Its use provides relief in epilepsy.
- Mix a little water in 74 ml juice of onion and drink in the morning. Its use provides relief.
- Unconsciousness caused by epilepsy breaks if onion juice is made to smell to the victim.
- Grind garlic and put on the nostrils of the patient to break unconsciousness caused by epilepsy.
- Boil 10 flakes of garlic in water and take. This disease is cured by its use.
- Toast garlic with oil and take. Its use remains the victim far from epilepsy.
- Grind one-gram garlic and 3-gram sesame. Its use ends the convulsions of epilepsy caused by wind.
- Toast garlic with ghee and take. Its use provides relief in epilepsy.
- Mix 10 grams garlic and 30 grams sesame. Take this preparation for 21 days constantly. This disease is cured by the use of this medicine.
- The victim becomes free from this disease by taking garlic and babereng with milk twice a day.
- Grind garlic and eat before meal. Its use provides relief.
- If a patient has become unconscious because of epilepsy, make him smell ground garlic. Its use provides relief and the patient regain his consciousness.
- Grind garlic and mix with oil. Its use cures this disease. Make pakodas by taking garlic and kidney bean. Toast them with oil. Take these pakodas to cure this disease named epilepsy.
4. Sweet flag:
- Mix honey with half to one-gram powder of sweet flag and give to the patient to lick twice a day. Its use provides a lot of relief in epilepsy. Take only rice and milk in meal during treatment.
- Grind sweet flag, Indian valerian, seeds of albizzia lebbeck, licquorice, asafetida, garlic and bitter costus root each in equal quantity with goat urine. Apply it in patient’s eyes. Its use cures this disease.
5. Bengal currants: Grind 50 leaves of Bengal currants and mix in whey. Take this preparation for 15 days to cure this disease. This medicine is very efficacious in those epilepsy convulsions produced due to bile disorder.
6. Nigella: Mix 2 spoons honey in half spoons nigella oil and take with one-cup hot water thrice a day. Its use cures this disease.
7. Indian beech:
- A patient becomes free from this disease by root if Indian beech powder mixing with jiggery is taken.
- Extract 10-12 ml juice of Indian beech leaves and take thrice a day.
8. Grapes: Take grapes, it is very useful for the patient of epilepsy.
9. Cyperus: Uproot a nut grass plant from the north side on an auspicious day and take it mixing with one coloured cow’s (whose calves do not die) milk. Its use provides relief in epilepsy.
10. Negro coffee: If a person becomes unconscious because of epilepsy fits or hysteria, make the patient smell crushed flower of Negro coffee. Its use breaks unconsciousness of the patient. A woman victim of hysteria gets a lot of relief if she takes 20 ml decoction of dry fruits of Negro coffee thrice a day.
11. Bastard teak: Grind bastard teak root and extract juice. Pour 4-5 drops this juice in the nose. Its use ends epilepsy fits.
- Take 60 ml henna juice with 250 ml milk. Its use cures this disease.
- Mix 1\4 cup juice of henna leaves in 2-cup milk and take after two hours of meal in the morning regularly for some weeks. Its use provides relief.
13. Indian mustard: The victim, who suffers from epilepsy, gets free from this disease if ground Indian mustard is given to the patient to smell.
14. Black peppers:
- Grind black pepper corns with water and pour three drops into the nose. Its use is good remedy in epilepsy.
- Grind two black pepper corns and half stone of bassia latifolia with water. Pour this preparation into the nose. Its use breaks unconsciousness.
- Grind black pepper and sesbania grandifloura plant’s leaves with cow’s urine. Make the patient smell this preparation. Its use cures this disease.
- Grind black pepper, dry ginger, long pepper each in equal quantity and immerse in milk hedge milk for 20 days. Make the patient smell this water to break unconsciousness of epilepsy.
- Make the patient smell green or dry leaves of basil. Its use breaks the unconsciousness of epilepsy.
- Mix one pinch rock salt in basil leaves’ juice and pour in nose. Its use provides relief in this disease.
- Mix camphor in the juice of basil leaves. Make the patient smell this preparation. Its use cures this disease.
- Grind green leaves of basil and apply like paste all over the body of the patient. Its use cures this disease.
- Boil 100 grams green leaves of pomegranate in 500 ml water until it remains 1\4. Mix ghee and sugar each 60 grams in it after sieving. Make the patient drink this preparation twice a day. This disease is cured by its use.
- Prepare a decoction by boiling pomegranate leaves and rose flowers and give 14-28 ml to the patient to drink twice a day. This disease is cured by its use.
17. Coriander: Make the patient should lie down on a cot when epilepsy attacks. Sprinkle water on the patient face. When the patient returns in his senses, give him rock salt mixed coriander water to drink. The patient will not become the victim of this disease if he follows this formula for some days. Do not say anything to the patient that is puzzling otherwise, he will start to contemplate and it will not be good for him. Worries should not be explained before him.
18. Soap nut:
- Sieve soap nut powder through cloth and make the patient smell. The disease is cured.
- Unconsciousness breaks by keeping soap nut kernel in the mouth of the patient.
- Grind mudar root with goat milk and pour 2-4 drops into patient nose after filtering. The patient returns in his senses by its use.
- Apply 10 drops of mudar milk on the patient soles between 3 to 5 am and pour black pepper corns powder on them. Thereafter, tie mudar leaves on the soles and say to wear shocks. This disease is cured by its use.
- Grind fresh flowers of mudar and black pepper corns properly. Prepare tablets of this preparation. The weight of these tablets should be half gram not more than that. This disease is cured by its use.
- Mix a little sugar or sugar candy in mudar milk and take 1\4 gram with 10 ml hot milk. Its use cures this disease.
- Mix 5 grams ash of buffalo hoof with honey. Lick it; it stops the convulsions of epilepsy.
- Mix 10 grams leaves of Indian pennywort in 10 grams honey. Take this preparation; it is good remedy for the treatment of epilepsy.
- Mix one spoon the fine powder of liquorice in ghee and lick thrice a day to get relief in epilepsy.
- Mix 6 grams powder of liquorice in 10 ml juice of ash gourd and take regularly for 3 days. Its use cures this disease.
- Mix 2 liter decoction of liquorice, one kg cow ghee and 17 ml juice of ash gourd altogether. Take this preparation regularly to get relief in epilepsy.
- This disease is cured by taking 4 grams liquorice powder with milk, honey or ghee twice a day. Its use cures this disease.
22. Horse radish tree:
- Mix 3 liter juice of horseradish tree, 1 liter juice of neem, 3 liter cow’s urine and 1 liter oil properly. Smell and massage with this oil, it is very beneficial for the treatment of epilepsy.
- Grind the bark of horse radish tree and mustard. Mix this preparation with cow’s urine and apply all over the body of the patient. Its use provides relief.
- Take 4 to 8 grams powder of horseradish tree’s root mixing with rock salt and asafetida. The patient becomes free from the fits of epilepsy.
23. Dry ginger:
- Grind dry ginger, long pepper, black salt and toasted asafetida into fine powder. Take this preparation with aloe veera juice. Its use cures this disease.
- Make a powder by grinding dry ginger, long pepper, root of long pepper, piper chaba, white leadwort, triphala, babereng, rock salt, caraway, coriander and cumin seed each in equal quantity. Take this powder with hot water regularly for 15 days. Its use cures this disease.
24. Stool: Burn stool of mongoose and big-cat and make the patient smell its smoke. Its use cures fits of epilepsy.
- Mix billy goat hair ash with cow urine and apply all over the body of the patient like paste. Its use cures fits of epilepsy.
- Cook cow urine, dung and nanny goat urine in mustard oil and apply all over the body of the patient. Its use proves beneficial in epilepsy.
26. Asparagus racemosus:
- Mix asparagus racemosus powder in milk and give to the patient of epilepsy. Its use cures fits of epilepsy.
- Mix 2 spoons juice of asparagus racemosus in one-cup milk and drink twice a day for some months regularly. Its use provides relief in this disease.
27. Indian penny wort:
- Mix honey in Indian pennywort juice and take. Its use cures fits of epilepsy.
- Take 14-28 ml juice of Indian penny wort root or 3-6 grams powder with 100-250 ml milk thrice a day. Its use provides relief in epilepsy.
- Grind Indian pennywort, kohali, convolvlus pluricaulis, dry ginger and basil with honey. Drinking this preparation is beneficial in this disease.
28. Fruit: Fits of epilepsy is cured by smelling fruits that are eaten by chewing.
29. Cardamom: Grind cardamom, china root, mastgi and cinnamon. Take this powder twice a day, it provides relief in this disease. China root should be boiled in milk before use.
- Make the patient smell bayberry in the convulsion of epilepsy.
- Grind properly bayberry, contipeda orbicularis, dry fruits of wild eggplant and 40 grams tobacco. Take 2 grams this powder regularly, it cures this disease.
31. Coleus aromaticus: Pour 5-6 drops of coleus aromaticus on sugar and take. This medicine cures this disease.
32. Uarking nut: Mix 1-2 drops of uraking nut oil in sesame oil and take with milk regularly. Its use cures this disease named epilepsy.
- This disease is cured by licking one-gram borax mixing with honey.
- Mix 10 percent syrup of puffed borax in pure water and give 2-5 ml with the help of any pipe twice or thrice a week. Its use provides a lot of relief.
- Take one-gram powder of spikenard mixing with honey, it is useful for the treatment of epilepsy.
- Grind 280-560 ml spikenard and take thrice a day. Its use cures this disease.
- A person does not become the victim of epilepsy if he takes 2-5 drops of spikenard.
- Mix 10 grams powder of spike nard, 15 grams camphor and 25 grams cinnamon altogether. Take this powder before meal. Its use cures this disease.
- Unconscious breaks if powder of spikenard is made to smell to the patient of epilepsy.
35. Oraxylum indicum: Grind 6-gram bark of oraxylum indicum and take with milk. Its use cures the disease named epilepsy.
36. Chilly: Epilepsy’s convulsion breaks by pouring ground powder of chilly into the nostrils in a little quantity.
37. Coach Grass: This disease is cured by taking 10 ml juice of coach grass twice a day regularly.
38. Indian: Give half gram indigofera tinctoria to the victim twice a day regularly, it proves beneficial in this disease.
39. Viscum album: This disease is cured by giving 10-20 ml juice of viscum album flowers to the patient twice a day. it use cure epilepsy.
40. Banana: Take 10-20 ml juice of banana twice a day to get relief in epilepsy.
41. Pummelo: Give 5-10 ml juice of pummelo leaves to the patient twice a day, it is very beneficial epilepsy.
42. Banjhkakoda: Mix ghee and sugar in the juice of banjhkakoda and make the patient smell. This medicine breaks patient’s unconsciousness.
43. Datura: Give datura leaves juice according to velocity of the disease. Its use cures this disease.
44. Albizzia lebbeck:
- Grind albizzia lebbeck and bondue nut seeds and apply in the eyes. Its use provides relief in epilepsy.
- Shuffle albizzia lebbeck, asafetida, garlic, dry ginger, sweet flag, costus root and liquorice each in equal quantity with billy goat urine. Make collyrium and apply in the eyes. This preparation can be inhaled through nose to get relief in epilepsy and madness.
45. Pyllitory root:
- Grind pyllitory root with vinegar and mix in honey. Give this preparation to the patient on which day there is no convulsion of epilepsy. Its use cures epilepsy.
- Prepare a decoction by boiling pyllitory root, Indian pennywort and convolvulus pluricaulis. Give it to the patient to drink. Its use provides relief in epilepsy.
- Make tablets by taking 15 grams ground pyllitory root and 30 grams dry grapes without seeds. Dry them in shadow. Make the patient smell these tablets cures epilepsy.
- Grind pyllitory root with vinegar and lick 5-10 ml mixing with honey. Its use reduces the velocity of epilepsy.
- Grind properly pyllitory root and mix a little honey. Make the patient smell this preparation. Its use cures this disease.
46. Staff tree: Mix camphor in staff tree oil and lick. Its use cures epilepsy.
47. Rosewater: Grind half-gram gall stone with rose water and give to the patient thrice a day. Its use is beneficial for the treatment of epilepsy fits.
48. Soap nut: Epilepsy is cured if the patient made smell powder of soap nut.
49. Acacia Arabica: Dry round tumor of acacia Arabica tree in shadow. Pestle it and keep in hubble-bubble. Epilepsy is cured forever by smoking it.
50. Indian vulerian: Grind 2 grams leaves of Indian valerian with cold water and take every day in the morning. Its use cures hysteria and epilepsy.
51. Sal ammonic:
- Mix sal ammonic and pure lime properly. Fill this preparation in a bottle. Make the patient smell soon when epilepsy attacks. Patient’s unconsciousness breaks by doing this.
- Keep 50 grams sal ammonic in one liter juice of banana. Pour this water in the nostrils of the victim when epilepsy attacks. Its use provides relief.
52. Salt: Rub salt on the palm of the epilepsy patient. He returns in his senses by doing this.
53. Rauwolfia serpentine: Grind 10 grams rauwolfia serpentine and take 1\4 gram twice a day with butter or cream. Its use cures this disease.
54. Alum: The patient becomes free from this disease by taking 1-1 gram toasted alum with hot milk.
55. Contipeda orbicularis: Grind contipeda orbicularis and make the patient smell when epilepsy attacks. The patient becomes conscious by smelling this preparation.
56. Bandal doda: Grind bandal doda properly and make the patient smell. The patient returns in his senses soon by smelling this powder.
57. Pumpkin: Take 3 grams liquorice powder with 7-24 ml juice of pumpkin twice a day. it cure epilepsy.
58. Sesbania grandifloura: Grind the powder of sesbania grandifloura leaves and black pepper corns with cow urine properly. Make the patient smell this preparation to get relief in epilepsy.
59. Bastard teak: The patient of epilepsy gets relief soon if 2-4 drops of bastard teak root ground with water are poured into the nose. Smelling bastard teak seeds’ oil is also beneficial.
60. Colocynth: Take smell of colocynth root powder thrice a day, it cures epilepsy.
61. Wild egg plant:
- Grind root of wild egg plant and Indian hemp seeds with child urine. Pour 2 drops this preparation into the nostrils 3-4 times a day. Its use cures epilepsy.
- This disease is cured by smelling the juice of wild eggplant.
62. Walnut: Grind wall nut kernel with five-leaved chaste juice and make collyrium. Smell it to cure epilepsy.
63. Five leaved chaste: Extract juice of five leaved leaves and pour 5-10 drops into the patient’s nose. Its use provides relief in epilepsy.
64. Fragrant screw pine: Grind stem of fragrant screw pine and flower of ketki each in equal quantity. Make the patient smell this preparation to get relief in epilepsy.
- Tie 10 grams asafetida in a cloth piece and hang in the throat. This formula remains far a patient from epilepsy.
- There is no epilepsy’s convulsion if the patient takes toasted asafetida, tircuta and black salt with aloe vera juice.
- Unconsciousness of epilepsy breaks if asafetida is made to smell to the victim.
- Boil asafetida, rock salt and ghee each 10 grams in 125 ml cow urine until water burns and oil remains only. Sieve it and give to the patient to drink. Its regular use cures this disease within some days.