Highlights of disease
Characterised by pain at joint region, Osteoarthritis is mainly seen at knee joint, low back and neck. It is generally due to degeneration.
According to Ayurveda, this occurs due to dominance of Vaata Dosha. It is termed as Sandhi Vaata.
- Ayurvedic medications are advised after understanding the case in detail.
Panchakarma Treatment :-
- Snehana, Swedana, Janu Basti, Manya Basti, Kati Basti, Pinda Sweda, Patrapottali, Jalaukavacharan, Agnikarma, Lepana, Basti are some key Panchakarma treatments which may be performed as per necessicity under strict medical supervision.
- Avoid having diet that increases Vaata Dosha like Curd, Sprouts, Bakery Products, Fermented foods etc. Do regular exercise. Physiotherapy is also helpful in such cases.