Osteoarthritis

What is Osteoarthritis?

Degenerative changes (wear and tear) occurring in the joint is termed as osteoarthritis. It can be either age related or secondary due to injury/trauma occurring in the involved joints. An xray is needed to confirm the diagnosis. The initial management of this condition involves Analgesic medications, Physiotherapy, Glucosamine supplements etc.

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Hello doctor my mom s suffering from low level vit d she S having high risk of spine fracture , osteoarthritis , bp severe joint pains whether this...

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If low vit D levels then she should be given a satchet of vit D daily for few weeksand have periodical serum evels done.along with sufficient...

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Please suggest do the systemic Enzymes (Revozyme Forte ,Enzomac Forte or Enractain)( trypsin + Bromelain + rutin )can be taken as preventive...

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THESE ENZYMES HAVE NOT SHOWN GOOD RESULTS IN CLINICAL TRAILS.
PREVENTION CAN BE ACHIEVED BY WEIGHT CONTROL(KNEE OESTEOARTHRITIS),PROPER CUSHIONED...

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