Kasrat-e- Ihtilaam (Excessive Nocturnal Emission)
Nocturnal emission or night emission may accompany mostly by erotic dreams, where a person experience involuntary ejaculation of semen during sleep. It is a condition in which there is an abrupt discharge of semen during sleep more than twice a month with or without erotic dreams. It is caused by over production of seminal fluid or its thin consistency, weakness of seminal vesicle or its spasm, excessive use of semen producing diets, avoiding sexual act for a longer duration of time and weakness of kidneys. It is also known as wet dreams or night discharge, most commonly in teenage or early adult age. It is characterized by ejaculation of seminal fluid with or without sexual pleasure during sleep followed by lethargy or general weakness. It is involuntary discharge of semen during sleep, also known as nightfall or wet dreams.
Organ of body involved: Male reproductive system.
Persons most commonly affected: Teenagers or early adult age group
Symptoms and indications: May include restlessness, insomnia, mild night sweats, difficult urination and mild emotional disturbances.
Causes and risk factors: More common in males who masturbate less often. Nocturnal emission can cause serious harm to the body. It causes sexual, mental or physical weakness.
It may cause dizziness, knee pain and insomnia.It can also cause memory problems, poor vision/ sight. Sometimes it also causes decline in academic achievements. It may lead to decrease in sperm count, inability to produce children. Even in severe cases it may cause inability to perform sexually.
Principles of Treatment (Usool-e- Ilaaj)
Regimenal Therapy (Ilaj bil Tadbeer)
Dietotherapy (Ilaj bil Ghiza)
Pharmacotherapy (Ilaj bil Dawa)
Prevention/ Precaution (Tahaffuz)
Compound Drugs Recommended in Kasrat-e- Ihtilaam (Excessive Nocturnal Emission)