EFFECTIVE HERBS AND HERBAL SUPPLEMENTS TO MANAGE ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS
|2 Bottles (120 Capsules)
|2 Packs (100gm Each)
|2 Bottles (120 Capsules)
|Joint Aid Plus
|2 Bottles (120 Capsules)
PRODUCT QUANTITY IS AS PER DOSAGE REQUIRED BY ADULTS – FOR PATIENTS UNDER AGE 14 – THIS QUANTITY WILL LAST FOR 2 MONTHS
What is Ankylosing spondylitis (AS)?
Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is an inflammatory arthritis and autoimmune disease. The impairment in our innate immune system has fatal results. During such condition our immunity fails to recognize our healthy cells and starts killing them, which leads into the inflammation. One of them is ankylosing spondylitis, in this condition, our immune attacks our joints in the spine, which results in the pain and stiffness in the back. The early symptoms of AS are seen during early adulthood or late adolescence between the age of15-30 years. The early symptoms of AS are characterized by the pain at the base of spine. It can spread upwards to other parts of the spine and causes severe pain in entire spine. The sustained AS cause our body to repair itself, which results into the fusing of back bones and consequences are reported as a strong stiffness and inflexibility including peripheral joints, such as the hips and shoulders.
Sometimes, this inflammation also occurs in the tendons of joints, called as enthesitis, which are observed as
- Back of the heels (Achilles tendonitis),
- Underneath the bottoms of the feet (Plantar fasciitis)
- On the outside of the hips (Trochanteric bursitis)
- Along the breast bone (Costochondritis).
What are the warning signs of ankylosing spondylitis (AS)?
The symptoms of ankylosing spondylitis are:
- Back pain/stiffness in a younger person (age 15-30)
- Worse back pain and stiffness in the morning, lasting for 30-60 minutes. The symptoms may persist whole day and could make you discomfort during sleeping at night as well.
- Pain and tenderness in the backs of the heels, under the feet, on the outside of the hips and along the breastbone
- Swelling in joints like knee and ankle
- Pain in the eyes causing pain, redness, blurred vision and sensitivity to bright light
- A prehistory of AS in the family
Management of Ankylosing spondylitis
In Ayurveda, the alternative method for the management of AS has eluded the better results. According to the Ayurveda, Ama is the toxin produced by metabolites in the body. These toxic metabolites are localized to various spots like in joints, tendons and bones. The continuous localization of Ama results in to the inflammation characterized by swelling and pain. The availability of various herbs for the management of Ankylosing spondylitis has dealt with contrasting results without any contraindications. These herbal supplements and preparations are highly efficient for managing the Ankylosing spondylitis and friendly to the body. These herbal preparations pacify the Vatta and remove the toxic metabolites from the spots. They work as body cleanse and increase the digestion efficiency, which results in the exclusion of accumulation of toxic metabolites.
The Ankylosing Spondylitis Care Pack is a wonderful formulation of Planet Ayurveda, which pacify the Vatta and removes toxic substance and work as anti-inflammatory supplements.
1. Boswellia Curcumin
Boswellia Curcumin is a blend of pure extracts of 2 outstanding herbs Shallaki (Boswellia serrata) and Haridra (Curcuma longa). These both herbs are very well known for their actions and properties in Ayurveda texts. Boswellia Curcumin offered by Planet Ayurveda is best indicated in inflammatory and painful conditions and this works amazingly effective. This not only reduces pain and swelling but improves blood circulation and flexibility of joints. Along with ankylosing spondylitis, it is also advised in conditions like osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and cervical spondylitis, inflamed and stiffed joints etc. This is packed with pure extracts which undergo quality, quantity and potency check.
2. Aamvatantak Churna
Aamvatantak Churna, makes a wonderful herbal formulation for all sort of painful disorders like ankylosing spondylitis, rheumatoid arthritis and cervical spondylitis. It is packed with effective herbs like Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera), Methika (Trigonella foenum-gracum), Shunthi (Zingiber officinale), Gorakhmundi (Sphaeranthus indicus), Haridra (Curcuma longa). All these herbs bring down vitiated vata dosha in body and help to balance all three energies. Also clear the channels via removing toxins out and being excellent anti-inflammatory, analgesic and immune enhancer, help to reduce pain, swelling and other bear and tear symptoms. Ama, main causative factor for almost all diseases what Ayurveda explains can be taken care with this remarkably effective herbal powder. Aamvatantak Churna corrects the metabolism and improves digestion that automatically alleviates symptoms of ankylosing spondylitis.
3. Ashwagandha Capsules
Ashwagandha is one among most powerful herbs explained in Ayurveda. It’s tough sometimes to collect the herb and use, so for easy convenience, Planet Ayurveda offers Ashwagandha Capsules which are packed with standardized extract of pure herb ashwagandha (Withania somnifera). Ashwagandha, as name says – one that possess gandha of ashwa (smell of a horse), indicates that the herb imparts the vigor and strength of a mare! This herb is effectively used in strengthening the defense mechanism of a person after illness. It has got rejuvenating and nerve tonic properties that helps body to induce sound sleep. It is best indicated in psychological conditions like mental stress, tension, depression, memory loss etc. This is also an herb of choice in all kind of painful and inflamed conditions.
4. Joint Aid Plus
Planet Ayurveda’s Joint Aid Plus is in the form of capsule. This is perfect blend of many wonderful herbs like Nirgundi (Vitex nirgundo), Shalaki (Boswellia curcumin), Guggul (Commiphora mukul), Shunthi (Zingiber officinale) and Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera). Guggul is resin used as ayurvedic medicine in many formulations. All these herbs work amazingly effective in reducing pain and inflammation of joints up to a huge extent. This is highly advised by Planet Ayurveda’s Experts in diseases like Cervical Spondylitis, Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Joint Pain, Stiffed Joint, Inflamed Joints and various other complications. This is packed with properties like natural Anti-Inflammatory, Analgesic, Immune-modulator, Anti-Stress, Blood Purifier etc. which make it as a best herbal remedy for pain. Standardized extracts of best quality herbs are used for complete cure.
- Boswellia Curcumin – 2 cap. twice daily with warm water.
- Aamvatantak Churna – 1 teaspoonful twice daily, 1 hr. after meals with warm water.
- Ashwagandha Capsules – 2 cap. twice daily with warm water.
- Joint Aid Plus – 2 cap. twice daily with warm water.