Autism is a neurodevelopment disorder that causes various impairments in social communication and restricted repetitious behaviour. Autism disorder affects the nervous track in every perspective, such as emotional, social, and physical attributes.
There are many phases of autism, varying from mild to severe. Ayurveda views ASD as a behavioural abnormality stating a defect in the neuropsychological system. Autism disorder may cause communication issues, concentration problems, behavioural differences, improper social behaviour, and much more. Each person with this disorder may have different strengths and challenges in facing the situation. In addition, genetic factors may play an essential part in this disorder. Therefore, this disorder needs special care for better cure results.
Ayurveda can help in treating autism. Here are some ayurvedic herbs that people with autism can consume:
Brahmi (Bacopa Monneiri) helps eliminate the loss of memory and forgetting function and improves the recalling ability of the human brain. Brahmi is one of the safest and most effective herbs for autistic symptoms in adults and well as children
Shankhapushpi (Clitoria ternatea) - This herb content in the hippocampus enriches their neurochemical foundation for learning and remembrance can be quick and hence is helpful in Ayurvedic Treatment for Autism
Ashwagandha (Horse Somneifera) Ayurveda recommends Ashwagandha to get rid of Attention issues, memory deficit, and other disorders which are prime features of autism.
Shatavari This herb helps in the case of anxiety and depression and works as an anti-depressant.