Posted by : Dr.C Manoj Kumar,Chief Physician, Nagarjuna Ayurvedic Centre Kalady, Kerala
Date : Oct 12, 2021
Category : Ayurveda Treatment
This condition starts as mild pain and stiffness,slowly worsening over a period of time, ultimately ending up in complete wearing out of the cartilage and the bony surface. This results in reduction in different movements of the joint. The most common joints affected with osteo arthritis are fingers, shoulder,hip, low back, knee and neck. Excess mechanical stress and strain in the joints due to excess weight, wrong movements and previous injury are the basic reasons for this condition.
With appropriate internal medicines, massage of the affected area with selected medicated oils, massage with herbal powder bag (podi kizhi) heated in the appropriate warm medicated oil, massage with herbal leaf bag (ela kizhi) dipped in warm medicated oil, pouring medicated oil all over the body (pizhichil) , cooked medicated rice bag massage (njavara kizhi), , application of the herbal paste on the knee, bandage of the affected part with medicated oil, Having an oil pool placed at the knee (janu vasti), one can attain very good results. Panchakarma procedures like medicated enema (vasti), nasal administration (nasya) of medicated oils are done in this condition.
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Author: Dr.C Manoj Kumar,Chief Physician, Nagarjuna Ayurvedic Centre Kalady, Kerala
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