Early symptoms indicating the onset of Kas (Poorvaroop)[Ch.Chi.18:5][Su.U.52:7]

  • Sensation of thorns irritating throat (pain in throat/ sore throat).
  • Itching in throat.
  • Obstruction of food in throat (difficulty in swallowing/ dysphagia).
  • Heaviness of voice especially in the morning.

According to Sushrut

  • Sticky sensation in throat and mouth
  • Loss of appetite
  • Poor digestive power

Symptoms of Kaphaj Kas (Su.u.52)[Ch.Chi.18]

  • Sensation as if  throat is filled with sputum (Kapha).
  • Fatigue
  • Headache
  • Loss of appetite
  • Heaviness in body
  • Itching
  • Cough with thick-slimy-white sputum (expectoration).
  • Vomiting