Osteo Arthritis Treatments and other details;
Osteo arthritis of knee is a degenerative condition of the knee joint ( wear and tear arthritis)affecting either a single joint or both. Mostly seen in aged, especially in women after menopause. Mostpeople above 60 have osteo arthritis to some degree. Even younger age group can also develop osteoarthritis due to some diseases, joint injury or joint stress due to overuse. Overweight, injuries of knee joint and certain diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, rheumatic fever, gout will cause early degeneration leading to Osteo arthritis.
The disease is a progressive one. As the age progresses, the continuous stress affecting the joints will trigger the disease progress. Though it mainly affects the major weight bearing joints including Knee, Hip, and Spine, it can also affect smaller joints including shoulder, wrist and hand (fingers &thumb).
The main symptoms of osteo arhthritis affecting knee is pain and stiffness of the joint.
Ayurveda has very good treatment in the prevention & cure of osteo arthritis affecting knee. Ayurveda treatment for osteo arthritis include internal Ayurvedic herbal medicines and external Ayurveda therapies. Internal medicines will help to reduce the pain, inflammation of the affected joint and will arrest the progress of the degeneration.
Ayurveda treatments and care for any illness is a combination of internal medicines and external therapies. The duration of both depends on the disease severity. The different external therapies include, Different types of Swedanas with medicated dharas, medicated herbal bundles, oils and different types of bandages. These will help to reduce the pain, inflammation and swelling of the affected joint. Also the therapies will strengthen the muscles, tendons and ligaments and will aid to strengthen the joint. These will help to remove the toxins accumulated in the joint
Internal medications are different forms of medicines derived from herbs. These are very effective in strengthening and repairing the damaged joint surface to certain extent. These medicines will help in the complete cure of osteo arthritis in the early stages.
For the effective management of osteo arthritis, the duration of the treatment is important. It varies according to the severity of the illness. The external therapies ( Ayurveda Panchakarma) will last for 3 weeks. After the external therapies, there will be internal medicines for some time.
Chaithanya Ayurveda Offers Special Treatment programme of 21 Days for Osteo Arthrits. This will give much relief without any side effects. Please contact us our firstname.lastname@example.org for further assistance.