Epistaxis


EPISTAXIS

(BLEEDING FROM THE NOSE)


Introduction:

        Generally, nose bleeding is not a disease in itself but when a person suffers from nose bleeding again and again, it becomes a disease. Treatment of this disease is very essential in this situation. Bleeding starts from the nose when this disease takes a person in its grip. Sometimes, blood of nose bleeding enters into the stomach through pharynx.  

cause of nose bleeding:

  • Sometimes, a person becomes the victim of nose bleeding because of any injury.
  • When a person scratches his nose again and again because of any nasal disease, he becomes the victim of nose bleeding.
  • A person suffers from nose bleeding if there is swelling in the nasal gland situated at the back portion.
  • A person becomes the victim of nose bleeding if he has been suffering from the disease plethora.
  • The disease named Hemophilia can be the cause of nose bleeding.
  • A person becomes the victim of nose bleeding because of any kind of infection in the nose.
  • Pimples in the nose can also be the cause of this disease.
  • Regular constipation can be the cause of nose bleeding.
  • If nose is cleaned with jerking, the person becomes the victim of this disease.
  • High blood pressure can be the cause of nose bleeding.

Treatment of nose bleeding according to naturopathy:

  • Pour a stream of cold water on the head of the patient if he has been suffering from bleeding from the nose. Give wet mud to the patient to smell.  Nose bleeding stops by doing so.
  • A wet cloth drenched in cold water should be kept on the head and brain of the patient to stop nose bleeding.
  • Ice pieces should be kept in the both hands of the victim of nose bleeding. A piece of ice should be kept on the nose. Pieces of ice should be kept near about the head side of the cot on which the victim is lying.
  • Clothes should be put off if he is suffering from nose bleeding to avoid them from the drops of blood. The patient should take breath through the mouth. Nose bleeding stops by doing so.
  • The patient should eat fruits in sufficient quantity in this disease.
  • Bleeding from the nose stops if vein situated at the middle portion of the first finger and thumb is pressed. Mustard oil should be applied on the nose everyday. A patient gets rid of this disease by doing so regularly.
  • Nose should be cleaned properly and pieces of ice should be kept on the nose too to get rid of this disease.
  • Mix lemon juice in cold water and inhale this water through nose. Nose bleeding stops by doing so.
  • First, make the patient lie on the cot if there is excessive bleeding from the nose. Thereafter, bend neck backwardly. Then, bandage of cloth drenched in cold water or pieces of ice should be kept on the neck. A dry hot bandage should be tied on the feet. Thereafter, feet should be washed in hot water for five minutes. Nose bleeding stops by doing so.
  • If someone has been suffering from nose bleeding, first he should take colic bath (Udar-Snan) in the morning and evening. Besides it, mud pack should be applied on the abdomen.
  • If injury in the head is the main cause of nose bleeding, first try to stop nose bleeding by any way and then start the treatment of it according to naturopathy.
  • Mix 100 ml sun charged water of yellow colored bottle, 50 ml water of blue colored bottle and 50 ml water of green colored bottle altogether. Drink 25 ml water 5 times in day to get rid of this disease. 
  • Wick of cloth should be drenched in sun charged water of green colored bottle and keep it into the nostrils or inhale that water through nostrils. Nose bleeding stops by doing so and the patient does not become the victim of nose bleeding again and again.