Archery is a disease in which the patient's body becomes bent like a bow and swings. Archery is a malignant neurological infection caused by a bacterium Clostridium tetani. This disease occurs due to stripping with old and dirty clothes and coming in contact with animal feces. Reasons for using equipment not properly cleaned, injecting old, using rusty tools used for incision, rusting tweezers, using blades, knives without sterilizing them, etc. When bacteria reach inside the body, archer disease occurs.
There are two types of this disease: - autochthonous and epileptic.
1. Swayambhut: - Archery disease which occurs after the nervous system gets ruptured due to blood breakdown is called self-inflicted archery.
2. Stroke: - Archery disease which occurs due to deep injury to any part of the body, stimulation of the nerve in the place of injury, etc., is called Abrogative artery disease.
Archery disease does not usually occur due to the fracture of normal skin but when there is a deep wound on the cut site, it occurs.
In archery, the power of opening the mouth first ceases. The neck stiffens and swings, the throat hurts, the jaws close. Even after suffering from this disease, the face of the patient looks like it has dried up. In this disease, the muscles of the face of the patient become stiff due to which the patient feels convulsive stretch due to which the patient feels as if the face has become heavy. In this disease, the patient keeps on staring. Finally, the entire body becomes stiff like a bow. This disease can occur in any person of any age. A type of bacteria is found in the urine of the patient, which is the main reason for causing tetanus disease. Immediately born child, who has suffered a umbilical wound, through this wound, bacteria enters the baby's body and causes tetanus disease. After delivery, the woman remains in the placenta for more than 2 weeks after the abscess, due to which the bacteria enter the body through the placenta wound due to wearing dirty clothes, causing archery.
Irritability, pain in movement, restlessness, loss of appetite, pain with stiffness in muscles, irregularity or uncontrolled spasms in neck and jaw muscles, etc.
In the case of autoimmune tetanus, if the patient feels a strain in his body, then it is beneficial to take these drugs- Hypericum- 30, Nux-vomica- 1x, Inanthi- 3x, Arnica- 3, Strychnia- 6x powder and Hydromionic -Acid- 3 etc.
Use of special medicines for greater benefits: -
Applying 3.50 ml quantity of mother tincture of calendula in 28 ml water in the case of archery disease is beneficial. In this disease, rubbing ice on the back of the patient provides relief.
In addition to the above mentioned medicines in archery disease, these medicines may also be required in between for quick benefits in the disease- Bell, Lachesis, Ras-Tox, Cuprum, Ignacia or Stramonium etc.
In case of any of the above mentioned symptoms, in the initial stage of symptoms, give the prescribed drug to the patient at a difference of 20-20 minutes. It provides relief in the disease.
Should take off shoes in the patient suffering from archery disease, keep the patient's bed, room etc. clean. Take off shoes in the kitchen and food house because this disease is also possible in a healthy person.
In this disease, taking light, thin things of milk, sago, broth, etc. again and again is beneficial. Put the patient to sleep on the ground, because falling from the height of the bed can cause disease with strong stiffness.
In this case, if symptoms of severe stiffness are seen in the patient, then in such a situation, chloroform should be used for smelling or bromide of potassium.
Necessary instructions for prevention of this disease: -
It is more beneficial to be careful in the disease of archery. Tetanus should be vaccinated by your doctor after all injuries. Avoid small wounds and scratches and keep a clean bandage over it. After cleaning the wound, apply antiseptic cream and cover the wound with a clean bandage from above. In case of road accident, nail injuries and painful contaminated wounds, get a medical examination done immediately.
Treatment with various medicines:
1. Arnica- Such symptoms of bow disease in which pain starts due to pressing the diseased limb lightly. In this case, giving Arnica 3 potency to the patient is beneficial.
2. Hypericum- This drug is considered beneficial in both types of archery disease, but this drug is especially beneficial in abortion archery.
3. Inanthi- If the patient suffering from this disease has turned blue, then he should take 3 potency of Inanthi.
4. Aconite-Radix- In the disease of the patient, the patient feels cold due to stiffness in the body and sweating, then in such symptoms, the patient should take Aconite-Radix 1x.
5. Acid-hydro- If the wound has deepened due to cutting, the body of the patient has stuck backwards. If this disease occurs due to cut, taking 3 or 30 potency of Acid-Hydro drug is beneficial.
6. Nux-vomica- In the case of archery disease due to any injury or cut, the body of the patient repeatedly swings, due to which the patient is bent backwards. The patient suffering from such symptoms should take Nux-vomica.
7. Physystigma- In the disease of archery, the muscles of the body become hard. For this treatment, 3 potency of Physistigma drug should be taken.
8. Nux-vomica- In the case of archer due to deep injury, if the patient's body is stuck and even after being unconscious, the patient feels as if his breath is about to stop. In such symptoms, using Nux-vomica 3x is beneficial for the patient. In this disease, if the patient shows signs of softening and stiffening at the place of breathlessness, then it is appropriate to use this drug.
9. Cycuta-Virosa- If different symptoms appear in the disease like- Patient's body becomes stiff and stiff, he keeps looking in one direction, fainting, stiffness disappears after more time. Is, touching the muscles of the body at the time of stiffness increases the symptoms of the disease, the patient has difficulty in breathing, the face becomes red, the mouth becomes puffy and the mouth is bent backwards due to stiffness is. If such symptoms are seen in the patient, treat them immediately and give Psychotic-Virosa 6 potency to the patient. With its use, stiffness and fainting disappear.