Natural Treatments of Oligomenorrhea based on Persian Medicine

Falahat, Farnoush and Tavakkoli, Mandana and Mokaberinejad, Roshanak and Ayati, Sedigheh and Feyzabadi, Zohre (2018) Natural Treatments of Oligomenorrhea based on Persian Medicine. The Iranian Journal of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Infertility, 21 (Supple). pp. 55-66.

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Abstract

Introduction: Oligomenorrhea is one of the most common menstrual disorders defined as the prolongation of menstrual intervals. This growing disorder reduce the quality of life for women of reproductive age due to complications, such as abnormal uterine bleeding, infertility, hirsutism and psycho-social consequences. Due to the complications of hormonal medications which are the common treatment of this disorder, the necessity of using complementary therapies is suggested; therefore, the present review study was conducted to investigate the therapeutic strategies of Persian medicine. Methods: In this review study, the main sources of Persian Medicine were investigated using the synonyms of oligomenorrhea such as “Ehtebās-e-tams”, “Habs-e- heiz”, reduction and discontinuation of menstruation. Then, to find new studies, the databases such as Google scholar, PubMed and ISI were searched with the keywords of Oligomenorrhea, Amenorrhea, PCOS, Persian Medicine and Traditional Medicine and the results were compared. Results: In texts of Persian Medicine, oligomenorrhea is referred as the

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WP Gynecology
WQ Obstetrics
Divisions: Journals > Iranian J Obstetrics, Gynecology and Infertility
Depositing User: ijogi ijogi
Date Deposited: 01 Oct 2018 08:05
Last Modified: 01 Oct 2018 08:05
URI: http://eprints.mums.ac.ir/id/eprint/10467

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