Treatment protocol aims at :
1.Relief from pain and swelling in joints
2.Regulate uric acid level and prevent progression of disease .
3. Rejuvinate the whole body and improve overall health of the body.
The first line of treatment should always be avoiding the causative factors. If the problem persists then consider the following treatment protocol.
- Redness, pain and warmth of the affected joints, - Uric acid deposition causing pain and inflammation. Guduchi, Kokilaksha, Gokshura will neutralize the increased uric acid level in blood. Guggulu, Punarnava, Gokshuradi guggul and Musta for managing pain and swelling. It will also cure other symptoms due to uric acid decomposition causing inflammation.
- Prevent progression of disease and improve overall health of the body - Shatavari which is good for orthopaedic health and good for overall health.
(The above mentioned Ayurvedic drugs are Herbs and Herbomineral preparations)
Other therapies - Virechana/Purgation therapy (cleaning digestive tract and purifies blood), Vasti (enema) to reduce inflammation and cleanse the system. Lepa (Lepa: A type of therapy wherein paste of drug is applied to the affected part).