With the aim to evaluate the efficacy of shadbindu taila Nasya and topical Azelastine hydrochloride nasal spray in the management of Allergic Rhinitis, a Single blind randomized clinical study was done. For the clinical study of Allergic Rhinitis 60 subjects was selected and studied. Subject’s fulfilling the criteria of diagnosis was studied irrespective of their religion, caste, sex and socio-economic status from shalakya-tantra (ENT) department of the institute after thorough scrutiny and proper consent in his/her language. The Subject’s having age between 20-60 yrs was selected for the clinical study. Detail history of the patient were elicited, pathological investigation including Hb, TLC, DLC, RBS and required radio logical investigation were done in a diagnostic Centre. The examination of the Nose is also carried out with the help of modern viewing techniques like Anterior Rhinoscopy, Posterior Rhinoscopy and Spatula Test etc. After observation and analytical study with the help of Wilcoxon sign rank test and Man-whiteny test it was concluded that in Allergic Rhinitis treatment with shadbindu taila Nasya shows more effective & long lasting Result in relieving sign and symptoms of Allergic Rhinitis than Azelastine hydrochloride nasal spray.
Prof. Dr. Bilal BİLGİN