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Arthritis and sciatica

Severe pain in knees. Unable to walk properly for the past three years. Had allopathic medications on recommendation by a physicians but in vain. NSAIDS were among allopathic medications used.
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In ayurved there is Different therapies to treat well knee joint pain & surely No need to replacement surgery. Ayurvedic medicines gives bone strength, As well complete healing of joint . U should have to take medicines for min 6 months . Soon consult with all reports. Till then Do massage with hot sesame oil in circular manner & afterwards give hot fomentation do this 2 times a day
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Dr. Chethan R S Bangalore | General Physician
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Hello there, Exercising and achieving a healthy weight are the best and most important ways to treat arthritis. . A physical therapist can work with you to create an individualized exercise program that will strengthen the muscles around your joint, increase your range of motion and reduce pain... Injections of hyaluronic acid may offer pain relief by providing some cushioning in your knee. Hyaluronic acid is similar to a component normally found in your joint fluid. Injections of corticosteroid medications may relieve pain in your joint. ..Consult Orthopedician...
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