Rheumatoid Arthritis & Auto-Immune Diseases
Rheumatoid Arthritis is an auto-immune disease which causes chronic inflammation of joints. It is known as Amavata in Ayurveda.
Autoimmune diseases are those diseases where our body`s immune system attack the healthy cells of our body.
Our Body`s immune system is formed with a network of cells, tissues and organs which work as a team to fight external diseases, bacteria, viruses and other threats to our body.
One of the major components of our body`s immune system is the White Blood Cells.
White Blood Cells are also known are leukocytes which reach out to diseases causing organisms or substances in our body and fight them.
In case of Autoimmune diseases, our body`s immune system mistakenly attacks our own body.
The autoimmune system of our body then by mistake identify our body parts as external or foreign objects and starts fighting them by creating a protein called autoantibodies which begin attacking the healthy cells.
Auto- Immune Diseases: Rheumatoid Arthritis or Amavata
A common kind of Auto-Immune Diseases is Rheumatoid Arthritis where our body`s immune system starts attacking our joints. These attacks by the auto-antibodies cause redness, warmth, soreness, and stiffness in the joints. Rheumatoid Arthritis can also cause inflammation of the tissue around joints and other organs.
Amrutam Orthokey Gold Malt is another of our key remedies for the treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis or Amavata. Amrutam Orthokey Gold Malt`s key ingredients are Harshringar, Shudh Guggul, Swarn Bhasm, Yogendra Ras and Brahtvat Chintamani Ras and it is useful in joint pain, joint swelling, help in the tingles of muscles joint with motion. Reduces muscle weakness around arthritic joint, swelling & pain. Very useful in osteoarthritis and osteoporosis severe joint pain, gout inflammation of joints, chronic backache.
Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis or Amavata
There can be various symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis or Amavata.
Those suffering from Arthritis generally experience body ache, heaviness, lethargy, stiffness in knees, fingers and joints. Also, if you are suffering from Amavata, you might experience swelling and pain in your joints. Constipation is considered as a symptom of Arthritis as well.
Rheumatoid Arthritis & Ayurveda
According to the Ayurveda, Rheumatoid Arthritis is known as Amavata.
The word Amavata comes from two words- Ama and Vata. Vata Dosha is one of the three Doshas in our body. The Vata Dosha, according to Ayurveda is responsible for all movement in our mind and body. Vata Dosha controls the flow of blood, elimination of wastes, breathing and interestingly, also the movement of thoughts across our mind.
In case of Amavata, the Vata Dosha in our body gets impaired because of Amavata and Ama gets accumulated in our joints. Ama according to Ayurveda is the maldigestetive component in our body.
Causes of Arthritis or Amavata
In Ayurveda, identification and removal of causal factors is very important.
Nidana Parivarjana is an ayurvedic way of treatment which means avoidance of causal factors.
Before, we at Amrutam, speak about removal of causal factors it is important to identify the causal factors themselves. Ayurveda looks at reaching the roots of a disease and thereby, even the causes of Amavata lies in our daily habits, in Dincharya. In the way how we go about living our lives every day.
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The few of the basic causes of Amavata or Rheumatoid Arthritis are like intake of indigestible and heavy food items, even dairy products like milk and yoghurt can be responsible causes, intake of meat of aquatic animals can be a potential cause. Some simple habits like improper meal timings can be a cause for Amavata or Rheumatoid Arthritis. Lack of physical exercise or exercising after having food with an excess of fats is also one of the prominently common cause of Amavata or Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Amrutam Home Remedies for Arthritis or Amavata
There are various remedies prescribed according to ancient Ayurvedic texts for the treatment of Arthritis or Amavata which includes dietary remedies to correct indigestion since Amavata is caused by the accumulation of Ama. To remove these toxins from one’s body, it is necessary to pacify the Vata and eliminate the toxins.
Here are few Amrutam Home Remedies to deal with Amavata or Arthritis:
To Cleanse your body and stomach, it is important to let your body relax.
Fast for a day or go on semi-solid diets. These days liquid diets are in trend and are characterized as healthy because of their properties to be able to smoothen the functioning of our digestive systems.
#2 Warm Water Massage
Warm Water massage is another Amrutam Home remedy practised by ayurvedic enthusiasts. Soak a clean cloth in warm water and apply it to affected areas. A Steam Shower will also work as a good remedy.
Amrutam Orthokey Oil is one of the simple solutions, we have formulated for treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis or Amavata along with other diseases like lumbago, sciatica stiff neck, backache, muscular sprain and spasm. Amrutam Orthokey Oil`s key ingredients are Gandh Pura, Ajawain sat, Kapoor, Pudina sat and Lahsun.
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