as per Ayurveda pt. of ankylosing spondylitis needs to go through the special treatment i.e., PANCHAKARMA. PANCHAKARMA will help to reduce the pain and stiffness by establishing the DOSHA sthiti (balance of DOSHA). and then after pt. need to go through complete medicinal treatment.
Ankylosing spondylitis is certainly a joint disease as it involves mainly the axial skeleton meaning the entire spine and hips. The patient usually male ( also seen in females but not common) develops buttock pain , worse in the mornings, in his twenties. Alternating buttock pain lasting months is classical. This ascends up till entire spine , neck downwards, is stiff and inflexible( 'bamboo spine'). Mobility is severely restricted when hips get involved and hip replacements can make a great difference.
I have ankylosing spongilitis since I was 18 years old. I m now going 48 years old and my spine has completely fused up reducing 6 inches in my height. The pain was gone for a couple of years and now is recurring in my neck portion. My Rheumatologist prescribed me methtrexate which I used to take 15 years ago. Please advise how I can avoid the pain
I have been diagnosed with Ankylosis spondylitis. A Orthopedic doctor said to never have surgery. Would a Rhuematologist be helpful for recommending some treatment such as drugs, to help with the discomfort? I do not want any pain medication. Please advise!
hello, im 29 and i suffer with ankolysing spondilitis arthritis at the moment i have a flare up im on embrel injections only back on them once a week for the last 5weeks as i went off them for a few months as i taught i was ok my last crp test was 4, i have been taking celebrex for flare up was also on a week of tramadol and received a tramadol injection im not as bad as i was but still in some pain what do you recommend as a good anti inflamotary to take down inflamaton please..?
I have spinal stenosis lorodisis degenerative disc disease I have had two lumbar surgeries a cervical fusion. Nerve damage to my left foot. Nerve damage at my c6-7 level. Suffer from headaches, chronic pain, depression , spondylitis what can I do for pain. Currently taking cymbalta ?
Hello, My father is diagnosed on the basis of an MRI with the following: 1. Grade 1 retrolisthesis at L2-3 level. 2. Vertebral endplate irregularity with signal alterations at L2-3 - mostly represents degenerative spondylitis 3. Broad based herniations at L3-4 and L4-5 with mild impression on thecal sac and bilateral adjacent nerve roots. We were told that this could lead to some severe problems with bowel and bladder movement. Is it possible to find out when and how this could occur? What will be the symtoms for bladder and bowel problems? Please advice. Regards, Sundar
Dear Sir, My dad (60 yrs) is suffering from Anklosing Spondylitis for 25 years, and have been using Microcid 25 mg ( 2 tab ) in morning & 2 tab in night ( 100 mg per day ) for 25 yrs. Recently for the last 2 years, we added K-Link product ( K-Artis ) to reduce his pain. Now, we have found that his kidney is shrunk and urea ( 40) , creatinine (1.4) value is in border . 1.Will the renal failure is due to microcid? 2. Can we try using microcid for one week to check if urea & Sr. Creatinine increases or is stable? Please advice
I am a 66 years male. I have erectile dysfunction for the last 15 years. The Penis has shrunk in size and since last one week I am experiencing pain in both my nipples. There is no lump. Is this serious? I am hypertensive with Ankylosing spondylitis (bamboo spine)
I have a mild Giddines ( head mild dull and like rotating a bit and feel like balance not working) . i was in touch with ENT .. looks all clear mostly from there end ( still under medication ) may i know should we contact Neurologist or Ortho Or...