Spondylitis Ayurvedic Treatment

Spondylitis  Ayurvedic Treatment

Spondylitis  Ayurvedic Treatment at Astang Ayurveda Bhubaneswar is practiced with classical ayurvedic medicines and ayurveda panchakarma. In Spondylitis the inflammation is considered to be the vitiation of Vata and Pitta at sight of kaph. Spondylitis takes place in vertebrae or inter-vertebral space.

Spondylitis  Ayurvedic Treatment

Spondylitis Symptoms

Spondylitis symptoms include pain, swelling may be redness and elevated temperature at the affected area. It includes cervical spine and lumber spine.

The pain is mostly confined to the neck or low back. Sometimes the pain radiates to either hand or both hands from the neck.  Similarly in lumber spondylitis the pain may radiate to either leg or both legs. The nature of the pain differs from case to case. It may be tingling, spasmodic, stretching, radiating etc. sometimes high level of inflammation leads to myalgia and malaise .

Spondylitis causes

Spondylitis causes are different category and different types. It may be gradual or impulsive. A traumatic spondylitis may be impulsive. Gradual degeneration due to aging and wear and tear due to excessive mobilization of the spine lead to gradual spondylitis. Low bone mass density and low vitamin D leads to Osteoporosis. Osteoporosis is major reason of spondylitis and spondylosis (inter link bbsr ).

According to ayurveda concept excessive intake of hot, sour, salty food causes bone degeneration. Day sleep, late night bed excessive bike riding, prolonged work before computer, continuous seating and standing are the major life style reasons behind spondylitis.

Spondylitis  Ayurvedic Treatment

According to ayurveda the Asthisandhi (bone joint) is the sight of kaph. Asthi (bone) is the sight of Vata. So escalation of Vata should nourish the bone but by principle the Ruksha guna of Vata helps in bone degeneration. So it is very critical juncture to pacify Vata and nourish the asthi dhatu simultaneously. Pain is the cardinal symptom of Vata brudhi (Vata exaggeration). Vata brudhi at kaph sthan (pain in inter vertebral disc space) is managed by ayurvedic medicine, ayurveda panchakarma treatment, vyayama (physiotherapy).

Some patients are managed by internal ayurvedic medicines only. Some patients are suggested for ayurveda panchakarma treatment for the same. Complete bed rest is universally suggested for spine care.

During ayurveda panchakarma treatment the patient is suggested to stay inside. Climatic exposure is contra indicated. Different types of oil massage, medicine package massage, enema therapy, bandage are suggested for spondylitis treatment.

Spondylitis Ayurvedic Treatment Benefits

Spondylitis ayurvedic treatment stops the inflammation of bone and joints. It prevents bone degeneration. It prevents inter vertebral disc compression by toning the cervical and lumber muscles. It nourishes the brachial and sacral nerve plexus. It also gives symptomatic relief from different type of pain due to spondylitis.

Written by Dr A P Nayak

For Spondylitis Ayurvedic Treatment, you can Contact our Astang Ayurved hospital at Bhubaneswar, India 751020 phone @ 07008176012, 09437055021, 0674-2352797 or email to @ drapnayak@gmail.com, info@astangayurveda.com.