Schizophrenia is a common problem all over the world. About 1 percent of adults’ population is suffering from this darkness of mind. This disease is commonly seen genetically. If your relatives have disease there is more chance of developing this disease. According to Ayurveda and astrology for the mana the planet is moon. Moon position and effects of negative planets predicts the disease schizophrenia. In Ayurveda effects of low tide and high tide also depicts the incidence in schizophrenic patients. If your parents are schizophrenic then there are chances of 8-12 percent of development of this disease. If child is given for adoption he or she still has a lot of chances of developing schizophrenia as there are genomic changes in brain. In few cases it is also found family circumstances can also change your brain development. Psychological stress can trigger the problem. Sometimes Viral infection and influenza infection can trigger schizophrenia.
By computerized tomography of some schizophrenic patients there is damage of ventricular area of brain. In modren view it is related to neuro-transmitters disturbance of dopaminergic hormones.
In Ayurveda it is completely related to Mana. Mana has three gunu Satva ,Rajas, Tama. When there is increase of Tamo bhava in our mind. There is simply a disease called Unmad. Unmad completely resembles schizophrenia in modern.
Symptoms of schizophrenia
You are ordered to do things put by another person who is invisible.
Your original thoughts get abolished.
He or she feels that someone is planning to hurt him
Treatment in Ayurveda for schizophrenia
In Devvyapaashray chiktisa mantra are recited for the person who is suffering from this disease
Sometimes mantra are recited by his or her family members. Patients feel better by chanting mantras.
Herbs are given to patients to regenerate the white mater or blocking the dopaminergic hormones responsible for negative thoughts.