Sometimes, polluted air gets gathered in the stomach due to anorexia, bad habits of eating and carefulness because of which flatulence occurs in the stomach. The patient feels contraction in the veins of the stomach. In this stage, the patient suffers from uneasiness and his stomach enlarges. When this gas incresaes upwardly, a pressure comes at the heart because of which the patient feels mystification. When this gas gets gathered in the stomach, the patient feels unbearable pain. It is called flatulence.
Name in different languages:
English - Flatulence
Hindi - Pet fulna, afara
Bengali - Aadhyaman, petufnup
Gujarati - Afaro
Kannada - Hote ubbara
Madras - Vayartachuvirpu
Marathi - Potphanpa
Oriya - Ptephampa
Punjabi - Afara
Tamil - Vayatatru, porumal
Telugu - Katupubbarun
Arabic - Peth fala
Constipation occurs in the stomach due to flatulence. When the stool gets gathered in the intestines due to constipation, gas occurs in the stomach because of rotten and decayed stool. When gas does not pass out from any way, it gets gathered in the stomach and owing to this stomach starts to bloat. By it, anorexia and diarrhoea occurs. According to doctors, flatulence occurs due to having excessive food and spiced food because these food items cause disturbance in the digestive system.
Sometime, flatulence occurs due to eat pungent, bitter and dry things. Excepting these, other reason of occurring gas are as taking cold food stuffs, deficiency of sperm due to excessive copulation, checking the pressure of stool and urine and excessive vomit and loose motions. Air is filled in old person’s veins due to old age and aamdosh and by it many disorders are increased and spasm occurs in the body because of which this disease occurs.
The patient suffers from stomachache, nausea, breathing problems, chest inflammation and mystification in the condition of flatulence. When the offensive gas increases upwardly, headache occurs and patient suffers from giddiness. The patient suffers from uneasiness and stomachache until he belches.
Meals and abstinence:
Cabbage, kachalu, arabi, okra (lady finger) and cold food stuff should not be taken because gas occurs in the stomach by using it. Rice, rajma, kidney bean pulse, curd, whey, sweet curd and radish should not be taken because these increase flatulence. Bitter, pungent, spicy, dried and heavy food stuff, sesamem, shimbi, meat, unnatural yoga, sex, night vigil, exercise, anger, etc. should be taken in this disease.
Treatment by different medicines:
1. Dry ginger:
- Take 3 grams powder of 8 ml castor oil to cure flatulence caused by constipation.
- Mix ¼ parts to one gram powder of dry ginger with black salt and take it twice a day, it provides relief in flatulence.
- Make the decoction by boiling dry ginger and bay-berry with water. Taking this decoction eliminates gas.
- Mix few rock salt with 5 ml juice of mint and take it, it cures flatulence.
- Mix 50 ml mint juice, 5 grams sugar candy and 2 grams impure carbonate of soda together. Flatulence is cured by taking it.
- Take syrup of mint leaves, it provides relief in flatulence.
3. Kulanjan: Take 2 grams its powder and 10 grams jaggery with water to cure flatulence.
5. Ginger: Take 3 grams ginger with 10 grams ground ginger to cure flatulence.
6. Garlic: Take ¼ parts ground mixture of garlic with ghee; it eliminates gas from the stomach.
7. Winter cherry: Take about ¼ parts to one gram powder with honey twice a day, it provides relief in flatulence.
- Mix 60-120 drops turpentine oil with soup syrup and give enema of it, it eliminates gas from the stomach.
- Immerse falalen cloth in lukewarm water and some drops turpentine oil upon it. After that, put it on the stomach to get relief in gas.
- Boil 25 grams aniseed with 500 ml water until it remains 100 ml water then mix 2 grams rock salt and 2 grams black salt in it. Filter this decoction and take it, it cures flatulence.
- Flatulence is cured by taking 5 grams powder of aniseed with lukewarm water.
- Give enema of aniseed decoction, it provides relief in gas.
10. Nutmeg: Make the fine powder by grinding nutmeg powder, dry ginger powder and cumin seed together. After that, take this powder with water before meals consequently; flatulence occurs.
11. Badiyan (A kind of aniseed): Take half to 2 grams badiyan twice a day to get relief in flatulence.
12. Babuna: Take 3-4 grams flower babuna twice a day to get relief in surfeited.
- Toast brinjal on cinder and tie it on the stomach with barilla, it ends heaviness of the stomach.
- Sauté the cooked vegetable with garlic and asafoetida then take it, it cures flatulence.
14. Long peppers:
- Take 3 grams powder of long pepper and one gram rock salt with 150 grams whey, it eliminates gas from the stomach and cures flatulence.
- Grind 3 long peppers and mix it with equal quantity of black salt. Take it with lukewarm water twice a day before half hour of meals; it eliminates gas from the stomach.
15. Cardamom: Mix cardamom, powder or juice of Indian gooseberry, ¼ parts toasted asafoetida and little lemon juice together. After that, take this mixture, it provides relief in gas, pain and flatulence.
16. Grapes: Mix 5 grams sugar candy and 2 grams impure carbonate of soda with 50 ml grapes juice. Flatulence is cured by taking it.
- Boil 3 grams cloves with 200 grams water and filter it. Flatulence is cured by taking this water.
- Grind ¼ parts cloves and filter it in lukewarm water. Take this preparation, it provides relief in flatulence.
- Mix 1-3 drops cloves oil or gum with sugar candy and take it, it cures flatulence.
18. Cinnamon: Take 1-3 drops cinnamon oil with sugar candy twice a day, it provides relief in flatulence.
19. Indian cinnamon: Take 1-4 grams powder of indian cinnamon consequently, gas does not occur in the stomach.
20. Saffron: Take about ¼ parts saffron with honey; it cures flatulence, diarrhoea and vomiting.
21. Spikenard: Make the mixture by mixing 200 grams spikenard, 400 grams sugar candy, 50 grams cinnamon, 50 grams cubeb, 50 grams aniseed and 50 grams dry ginger together. Take 3-6 grams this mixture twice a day to end stomachache.
22. Mudar: Coat castor oil on mudar leaves and heat it. Tie it on the abdomen, it helps in excretion and clears the stomach.
23. Datura: Apply paste or foment with decoction or rub oil of datura leaves on the stomach, it eliminates gas from the stomach.
24. Malabar nut: Take 5-15 ml juice of Malabar nut leaves as doge, it provides relief in flatulence.
25. Mountain eboney: Flatulence is cured by taking decoction of root of mountain eboney.
- Take 40 ml infusion of agiyakhar twice a day, it provides relief in flatulence.
- Flatulence is cured by taking 1-3 drops oil of agiyakhar.
27. Gandh prasarni: Heat mixture of its leaves and take, it provides relief in gas.
28. Vishanukanta: Take 3-6 grams its root twice a day, it provides relief in flatulence.
29. Leucas cephalotes: Take 5-10 ml its juice twice a day, it provides relief in stomach gas.
30. Whey: Mix 2 grams caraway powder and 1 gram ground black salt with 200 ml whey. Flatulence is cured by taking it.
- Asafoetida with water and apply it around the abdomen afterwards put packet or bottle of lukewarm water on the stomach, it eliminates gas from the stomach.
- Mix 2-3 grams asafoetida with water and apply it on the abdomen, it provides relief in flatulence.
- Mix ¼ parts to 1 gram toasted asafoetida (Toast asafoetida with ghee), caraway and black salt with water. After that, take it to get relief from stomach gas.
32. Lemon: Mix lemon juice and some rock salt with 200 ml water. Take this preparation slowly-slowly; it eliminates gas from the stomach.
33. Makardhwaj: Take half gram makardhwaj and 2 grams powder of toasted asafoetida with water, it provides relief from gas.
34. Artemisia vulgaris: Take 5-10 drops oil of panchang (Root, axis, leaves, fruit and flower) of artenisia vulgaris twice a day, it kills stomach worms and eliminates gas from the stomach.
35. Crataeva nurvala buch ham: Taking 40-80 ml infusion (Phant) or syrup of its leaves twice a day, it ends stomachache and eliminates gas from the stomach.
36. Radish: Take 20-40 ml juice of radish leaves twice a day; it eliminates gas from the stomach.
37. Cajuput tree: Fill 5-10 drops oil of cajput tree in sugar cake or sugar and take it 2-3 times regularly, provides relief from stomach gas.
38. Rock salt: Take 1 gram rock salt with 5 grams ginger powder twice a day, it provides relief in flatulence.
39. Celery seeds: Mix 5 grams celery seeds with 15 grams jaggery and take, it cures flatulence.
40. Tastumbe: Grind its kernel with alua and heat it. Apply it on the stomach, it provides relief in flatulence.
41. Alua: Apply ground alua on the abdomen, it causes loose motions and cures flatulence.
42. Balchhad: Grind half gram its powder and store it. Take 2 grams this powder with lukewarm water, it provides relief in flatulence.
43. Talsee: Take its leaves with caraway powder to cure flatulence.
44. Black peppers:
- Grind black peppers with cow urine and take, it provides relief in flatulence.
- Grind 3 grams black peppers with 6 grams sugar candy and take it with water, it provides relief.
45. Curd: Take whey of curd, it provides relief in flatulence.
46. Premna: Boil premna leaves with water and take, it provides relief from stomachache.
- Take about 2-3 grams fruit of marorfali twice a day, it provides relief from pain caused by stomach gas.
- Stomachache and flatulence are cured by taking powder of marodafali and black salt.
- Grind asafoetida and black salt with onion juice. Take it to cure flatulence and stomachache.
- Mix about ¼ parts asafoetida and 1 gram black salt with 20 milliliters onion juice. Give it to the patient thrice a day; it cures flatulence.
49. Bustard teak: Boil leaves of bustard teak with water then take it; it provides relief in flatulence and stomachache.
50. Jaggery: Boil jaggery and fenugreek seeds with water. Flatulence is cured by taking it.
- Grind 250 grams caraway with 60 grams black salt and put it in china pot or glass pot. Drip as much lemon juice in this mixture as all material may sink in it afterwards put this pot in shadow. When the lemon juice becomes dry then drip lemon juice again in it. This process should be used for 7 days. Take 2 grams this medicine with lukewarm water; it cures all the diseases of the stomach.
- Take 1-3 grams powder of wild caraway twice a day; it eliminates gas from the stomach.
52. Soya: Make mixture by grinding soya and prepare a decoction from it. Take 40 grams this decoction twice a day regularly, it provides relief from stomach gas.
53. Dikamali: Mix about ¼ parts dikamali with lukewarm water and take, it provides relief in flatulence.
54. Indian mustard: Mix 2 grams Indian mustard with sugar and take it afterwards mix half to 1 gram lime with half cup water and take, it can cure flatulence.
- Give 1-4 drops coriander oil with sugar candy, it provides relief from stomach gas of the stomach.
- Boil 2 spoons dried coriander with 1 glass water and take it thrice a day, it provides relief in gas.
- Make sauce by mixing green coriander, black salt and black peppers together. Lick this sauce, it provides relief in flatulence. This sauce is easily digestible. Take coriander with sugar candy, it provides relief in vomiting. Take 1 spoon toasted powder of coriander with water to cure loose motions. It cures amoebic dysentery of children, convulsion, vomiting, vomiting of pregnancy, etc. diseases.
- Coriander syrup cures flatulence. Boil 50 grams coriander with 2 liters water and fill it in a bottle after cooling. Coriander seeds should be filled. This water should be drunk 3-4 times in a day. If this water is like sweet then mix some rock salt in it for taste. Salt provides beneficial to the body. Hand and feet should be washed with coriander water, it removes offensive smell of the sweat for long times.
56. Fenugreek: Toast 250 grams fenugreek with 250 grams soya on grid and grind thick this mixture. Take 5 grams this mixture. It provides relief in gas, flatulence, sour hiccup and belching.
57. Sharpunkha: Mix ¼ parts to half gram toasted asafoetida with 10-20 ml decoction of sharpunkha and take it twice a day, it eliminates gas from the stomach.
58. Pyllitory root: Mix 1 grams powder of dry ginger with 1 gram pyllitory and take, it cures indigestion and flatulence.
59. Sweet flag:
- Grind sweet flag with water and apply it on the stomach, it cures flatulence of children.
- Grind coal of sweet flag with castor oil or coconut oil and apply it on children stomach, it cures flatulence of pain.
60. Bustard teak: Make a decoction by boiling bustard teak and dry ginger with water. Take 30-40 milliliters this decoction twice a day, it cures flatulence and stomachache.