JOINTS are the connection between bones. They provide support for the skeleton framework and movement of body.Joints are fixed by ligaments,muscles and fascia tissue.All joint spaces are covered by a thin,silky but very strong synovial membrane.This joint space is filled with synovial fluid that acts as a lubricating cushion for smooth movement of bone ends over each other without causing any friction or injury.
Any damage to the joints from diseases/injury can interfere with your movement of body.This may cause pain , stiffness and dificulty in function of that joint.
Parts most commonly affected:- KNEES
JOINTS OF VERTEBRAE ( SPINE )
SMALLER JOINTS ( fingers,wrist etc )
AYURVEDIC VIEW:- Vitiation of vata dosha is the main cause of joint pain. In case of arthritis, gout etc formation of ama is the reason behind problem.
TREATMENT:- PANCHKARMA THERAPIES- Abhyangam
MEDICATIONS:- Lakshaadi Guggul, Vatkulantak Ras, Vatgajankush ras, Raasnaadi kwath, Aamvatari vati
LOCAL TOPICAL TREATMENT: Mahanarayan tail, Panchgun tail
HERBS:- Laksha, Ajwain, Nirgundi, Raasna, Guggul, Shunthi, Giloy, Bathu, Turmeric
HOME REMEDIES:- 1- Take mixture of powder of Dalchini,Blackpepper,Saunth,Mullathi and Triphala,2 spoon with one spoon of Ginger juice,morning evening daily for 3 months.
2- Turmeric and milk are the best combination to relieve any kind of pain.
3-Hot sponging with medicated oil over affected joint.