Brachial neuralgia - Hatha Paa Jana

The signs and symptoms of common types of Svasa Roga viz. Ksudra Svasa and Tamaka Svasa are as follows.

Ksudra Svasa (Chronic Bronchitis): This is a mild type of Svasa Roga and its main symptom is dyspnoea on exertion.

Tamaka Svasa (Bronchial Asthma): This disease come in the paroxysm of dyspnoea and during the attack, the patient goes in extreme agony, perceives darkness, feels thirst and becomes motionless. On account of frequent coughing, the patient faints and remains in extreme distress till phlegm is coughed out. On account of breathing difficulty in lying down position, the patient is unable to sleep. He gets some relief in sitting position. The disease is flared by clouds, cold water, cold wind, cold weather, and the diet which increases Kapha.