Treatment protocol aims at :
1.Relief from pain and swelling in joints and make the patient able for day to day activities.
2.Prevent progression of disease .
3. Rejuvenate 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.
- Pain swelling and stiffness in joints - Inflammation in the joints produce pain and swelling. Guggulu, Shallaki, Gokshura, Simhanada guggulu will help to reduce the inflammation in the joints.
- Loss of function and immobility in the joints- happens as a result of prolonged inflammation in joints. Rasna, Bala, Mahayogaraja guggulu will help to improve the joint function and support the joints. Gokshura and shallaki will help to manage the pain and Ashwagandha for muscle and joint strengthening and manage weight loss also.
- Fever and Lack of appetite - Because of extreme inflammation the immune system slows down and causes loss of appetite and fever. Shunthi, Maricha, Pippali, Guduchi are effective in cleansing the channels of the body and boosting immunity.
Other therapies - Virechana/Purgation therapy (cleaning digestive tract and purifies blood), Vasti (enema) to reduce inflammation and cleanse the system Lepa (type of therapy wherein paste of drug is applied to the affected part)