Uttar Basti Can Enhance The Outcome Of Intrauterine Insemination?
Keywords:Intra Uterine Insemination, Uttar basti, Dhanwantar Taila, Unexplained Infertility, Vandhytva
Background: Intra uterine insemination is a treatment modality of Assisted Reproductive technology for unexplained infertile couples before going to more invasive and expensive procedures. According to Ayurveda, the major pathogenesis of Vandhyatva (Infertility) is vata vitiation and it is already said that yoni never be vitiated without Vata dosha. Uttar basti (Intra uterine Instillation of medicine) is a unique local treatment procedure in gynecological disorders. Aims and Objectives: The aim of the study was to evaluate the role of Uttar basti (Intra uterine Instillation of medicine) on Intra Uterine insemination in unexplained infertility couples.
Materials and Methods: After obtaining CTRI registration, total 20 cases of Unexplained infertility were registered and treated with Dhanwantar taila uttar basti followed with pre-ovulatory and post ovulatory Intra Uterine Insemination.
Results: The result was assessed using the ‘Proportion t test’. After 3 cycle treatment, significant results were observed in terms of clinical pregnancy.
Conclusion: Uttar basti (Intra uterine Instillation of medicine) was found effective to enhance Intra Uterine insemination success rate and also increasing size of follicle & endometrium thickness.