Pain Management Treatments

Shula Nivaran (Ayurvedic Pain Management Treatments) helps reduce pain, ease discomfort and increases functioning of the affected part.

Pain is a very individual experience. Almost every one of us experience pain at the end of the day. Pain can cause distress and perhaps agony depending upon its severity. Our day to day activities and sleep are affected due to the discomfort caused due to pain. We may experience intense, throbbing, pinching, pulsating or constant pain. Physical pain is debilitating which causes inability to do work as well as affects one’s state of mind. Pain can be amplified or increased with psychological distress. And at the same time, psychological problems such as anger, depression, anxiety, etc. can be caused due to pain.

Use of pain killers kills our resistance power too. So opt for our pain relief therapies which effectively subside pain, stiffness, swelling and tenderness of the affected part, enhance circulation, promote strength, improve mobility and provide comfort enabling you to carry out daily activities without hindrance. Ayurvedic pain management therapies are safe and natural ways that help in the management of different types of pain like muscle pain, musculoskeletal pain, bone pain & tenderness, etc. Our pain management therapies are very effective in acute as well as chronic pain like in sports injuries, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, myalgia, spondylosis, sciatica, low back ache, muscle cramps, sprain, etc.

Elakizhi /Patra Pinda Swedan (Leaf Bolus steam)
In this unique procedure, warm bolus prepared out of medicated leaves cooked in herbal oil is applied on the affected part or the whole body. It is effective in pain management and is used to treat arthritis, spondylosis, frozen shoulder, neurological problems and sports injuries.

Nadi Sweda (Ayurveda Localized Steam Fomentation)
Nadi sweda is a procedure in which localized perspiration is induced on the affected part of the patient by directing vapors coming out of a tube attached to a special instrument. It relieves localized pain, swelling, numbness or stiffness affecting any body part.

Kati Basti
It is a type of local perspiration where warm medicated oil is retained inside a boundary made with black gram flour on the low back region for a specific period of time. As a result, sweating is induced and it promotes strength to the muscles of the back, relieves sciatic pain and stiffness in lumbar and sacral region.

Greeva Basti
This therapy is carried out similar to Kati basti but in the cervical region. A boundary is made with herbal paste and suitable warm oil is retained in it for a prescribed period of time. It relieves pain in neck region and promotes strength.

Janu Basti
This therapy is done like Kati basti where suitable warm medicated oil is retained on the affected knee inside a boundary made with herbal paste for certain period of time. This procedure is similar to Kati Basti but done in the knees. It relieves pain in knee joints, prevents degenerative changes like in osteoarthritis, thus promoting knee strength.

Urobasti (Hridya Basti)
Uro Basti is also called as ‘Hridaya Basti’. The medicated oil is retained on the chest wall which gives a positive influence on the heart chakra which in turn has a beneficial effect on the mind and giving a strengthening effect to the heart muscle. This therapy nourishes, strengthens, balances heart function and rejuvenates the heart through Hridaya marma.