Our eyes work in the manner of a camera. They focus the light from the external source on the retina of the eye. The lens, pupil, and optic nerve all work in coordination to create this image. The disorders in any of these or the lack of coordination in any of these can lead to weakness in eye sight.
WHAT ARE THE CAUSES OF WEAK EYE SIGHT?
THE VARIOUS DISORDERS OF THE EYE CAN LEAD TO WEAK EYE SIGHT. THESE CAN BE:
- Hypermetropia or long sightedness in which patients have difficulty focusing on objects closer in distance
- Myopia or near sightedness in which patients have difficulty focusing on objects far in distance.
- Refractive errors in eye may lead to weak eyesight
- In cases of astigmatism, cataract, and glaucoma.
- Medical conditions like diabetes can lead to weak eye sight
WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS OF WEAK EYE SIGHT?
THE SYMPTOMS THAT CAN POINT TO A WEAK EYE SIGHT ARE:
- Blurred vision
- Straining of eyes while doing some reading
- Difficulty in doing work like sewing, stitching etc.
- Watering of eyes frequently
- Redness of eyes with pain
- Inability to read with perfection
- Partial or complete blindness
HOW CAN AYURVEDA HELP IN CASES OF WEAK EYE SIGHT?
Ayurveda is an ancient Indian system of medicine that makes use of herbs existing in the nature and formulates herbal remedies using the inherent power present in these herbs. We in Ayurveda believe that herbal remedies bring to you the richness of the herbs in a natural, unadulterated form. These combinations help improve immunity and provide strength, endurance and will.
Ayurveda uses the inherent power of natural herbs to bring about wonderful results on the human body. The herbs are natural and 100% safe. The Ayurvedic medicines work in a natural way to improve eye sight and make eye muscles stronger. These herbs for eyes make the vision clearer and eyes stronger.
HERBS IN AYURVEDA THAT HELP IN CASE OF WEAK EYE SIGHT
EMBLICA OFFICINALIS (AMALAKI)
The herb is known for its rejuvenating properties. It is a natural antioxidant that removes free radicals from the body and helps in regeneration of cells. Amla helps in increasing the body vitality and strengthening immunity. It helps in developing healthy, glowing skin and preventing premature aging. Anemia and blood related disorders are helped in a natural way. It helps in maintaining proper functioning of the liver. It aids digestion by soothing hyperacidity. This wonderful herb helps in improving immunity and boosting metabolism. The herb helps gain youthful skin and beauty. Amla has aphrodisiac, antipyretic, cardio-tonic, anti-diabetic, cerebral and gastrointestinal properties. It prevents premature greying of hair, hair loss and promotes hair and nail growth. It enhances eye sight, keeps the mouth clean, and nourishes bones and teeth. It helps to keep the intestine clean and also controls blood sugar. Amla is used to prepare Amla Saar and Amalaki Rasayan capsules.
Haritaki is an important constituent of Triphala that has wonderful health benefits. It acts well in gastrointestinal ailments, in cases of spleenomegaly, hepatomegaly, tumors, ascites, and anemias. Its powder, when mixed with honey and ghee, is an effective remedy for anemia. The herb improves memory and is salutary in dysuria and urinary stones. Haritaki helps in improving appetite and helps in the digestion. In anemia of any origin, Haritaki herb is highly beneficial. It helps anemia due to haemoglobin deficiency, anemia due to red blood cell deficiency, and anemias of abnormal form origin. Haritaki is used in Vara churna.
TERMINALIA BELERICA (VIBHITAKI)
A very important herb in the Ayurvedic world, Vibhitaki is famous for its wonderful use in the formation of Triphala. It has numerous health benefits on the human body. Its action on the heart makes it an excellent heart tonic. It helps in purifying blood, thinning of blood, and removing toxins. It is used in cases of low RBC count and low haemoglobin. Vibhitaki helps cases of anemia of any origin and help regain healthy haemoglobin count and form. Our product Vara churna has Vibhitaki.
BERBERIS VULGARIS (BILBERRY)
The anthcyanosides present in the herb help strengthen the blood vessels and improve the blood circulation in all parts of the body. It has anti-oxidative properties that help removes radicals. Bilberry fruit is rich in tannins that act as astringent. Dried bilberry fruits can relieve diarrhea. It greatly improves heart functioning. It strengthens the blood vessels of the body. It prevents haemorrhoids and relieves varicose veins. Bilberry acts as a vasodilator that opens blood vessels and helps lower down blood pressure. It acts wonderfully on the eyes. Bilberry can relieve varicose veins and thrombosis. Bilberry shows improvement in the heart functioning and prevents atherosclerosis, angina and stroke.