Unani Drug System and Siddha Medication
Unani was introduced by 13th century during the Mughal rule in India. According to Unani, treatment of any disease depends on the right diagnosis of the disease and provide suitable treatment. There are several universities in India, Pakistan and South Africa providing Unani degree courses. The treatment procedure of Unani medicine includes regimental therapy apart from the naturally derived medicine which eliminates toxic agents and cleanses the system. Some herbs from Unani medicine is found to possess properties like anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory, and enzyme inhibitory activities. Recent clinical studies prove that Unani medicine is effective in treating women suffering from infertility issues caused due to obesity and polycystic ovary disorder. The studies based on Unani medicine are gaining more attention and the research is creating higher impact factor.
Siddha science is a traditional treatment system generated from Tamil culture. Palm leaf manuscripts say that the Siddha system was first described by Lord Shiva to his wife Parvati. Parvati explained all this knowledge to her son Lord Muruga. He taught all these knowledge to his disciple sage Agasthya. Agasthya taught 18 Siddhars and they spread this knowledge to human beings.
- Track 1-1 Herbal Plant Products (Thavara)
- Track 2-2 Inorganic Substance (Dhathu)
- Track 3-3 Animal Products (Jangamam)
- Track 4-4 Arkan (Elements)
- Track 5-5 Mizaj (Temperament)
- Track 6-6 Akhlat (Humours)
- Track 7-7 Aaza (organs)
- Track 8-8 Arwah (Spirits)
- Track 9-9 Quwa (Faculties)
- Track 10-10 Afaal (Functions)
- Track 11-11 Afaal (Functions)