Ayurvedic Treatment for Arthritis

Arthritis is very common and people don’t understand it well usually. It can be referred to as Joint Disease or Joint Pain, however, it is not a single disease. There are over 100 different types of Arthritis and it is very common in elderly people. If you are facing pain or inflammatory/burning sensation in the joints or swelling and stiffness of joints then we at Birla Ayurveda have Ayurvedic solution for you. Our Arthritis treatment consists of Pizhichil, Abhyangam, Udvartanam and Kizhi Therapies

How we help in Arthritis?

Possible causes of Arthritis can be injury - leading to degenerative arthritis, abnormal metabolism - leading to gout and pseudogout, inheritance - such as in osteoarthritis, infections - such as in the arthritis of Lyme disease, immune system dysfunction. After identification of the root cause, it becomes easy to treat the disease.

At Birla Ayurveda, we follow a step-by-step approach to help in Arthritis

  1. Consult our MD doctor
  2. Based on your problems, lifestyle, habits, etc. our doctor will be able to tell the possible reasons behind your Arthritis
  3. Based on that, our doctor will explain which Ayurveda therapies and Medicines that can be used for treating your Arthritis problem
  4. Based on your preference we provide you the therapies and medicines as prescribed the doctor

Therapies for Arthritis

Pizhichill improve blood circulation, enhances skin complexion with its anti aging and revitalizing therapeutic oils

Pizhichil

Duration: 60 minutes

Pizhichil, which literally means squeezing, is a unique contribution of the Kerala tradition of Ayurveda. Here, cloth dipped in warm medicated oil is squeezed over the body. The therapists squeeze the oil with their right hand and simultaneously massage with their left hand in down ward strokes.

BENEFITS: Pizhicil helps to relieve body pain and muscle spasms, preserves and promotes optimum health. It promotes development of muscles and increases immunity which helps prolong life span. It helps improve blood circulation, enhances skin complexion with its anti aging and revitalizing therapeutic oils.


Abhyangam

Duration: 45 minutes

This is the quite essential Ayurveda therapy. Expert birla ayurveda therapists massage your head and the whole body with lukewarm ayurvedic oil.

BENEFITS: Regular Abhyangam enhances proper blood circulation, increases immunity, improves complexion and relaxes the mind.

Abhyangam enhances proper blood circulation, increases immunity, improves complexion and relaxes the mind.

Udvartanam imparts good complexion to the skin and revitalizes the body

Udvartanam

Duration: 45 minutes

This is a specialized herbal treatment for weight reduction. A herbal paste or powder is applied all over the body and deeply massaged with specific movements. This therapy helps in exfoliating the whole body and removes Kapha toxins from the body.

BENEFITS: Udwarthanam tones the skin and muscle, removes cellulite and inturn helps in reducing weight. It imparts good complexion to the skin and revitalizes the body.


Kizhi

Duration: 45 minutes

Cooked navara rice, herbal powders or Herbal leaves boluses bound in cloth pouches(named Navarkkizhi, Podikizhi and Elakizhi respectively) are a strengthening fomentation employed to prevent or treat Musculo-skeletal disorders, neurological dysfunction, Arthritis and Rheumatism.

BENEFITS: It is very effective for back-ache, muscular pain, stiffness and swellings of limbs and joints, sprain and cramps, sciatica, spondylosis & soft tissue inflammation especially joint pains. It supports anti-aging and strengthens the joints and tissues.

Kizhi back-ache, muscular pain, stiffness and swellings of limbs and joints, sprain and cramps, sciatica, spondylosis & soft tissue inflammation especially joint pains

Medicines or Remedies for Arthritis

Only after the examination by our doctors, we can help you with the Medicines, Home Remedies or Therapies required for Arthritis. Visit our centre today to consult with our Doctor.