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“A RANDOMIZED COMPARATIVE CLINICAL STUDY TO EVALUATE THE EFFECT OF KATI BASTI WITH SEPHALIKA PATRA KWATHA AND TAILA IN THE MANAGEMENT OF GRIDHRASI W.S.R. TO SCIATICA”

Dr. Shivkumar N.*, Dr. Rajalaxmi M. G. and Dr. Niranjan Rao

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Nonspecific low back pain of mechanical origin is second only to common cold as a cause of self limiting symptoms and disability in the community. Back pain is a human condition with 60-80% of the world’s population experiencing pain at sometime in their lives. Low back pain is the highest prevalence in persons aged 45 to 65yrs. Gridhrasi is a Vatavyadhi, commonly seen due to changing life style and nature of work and is characterized by Low backache with radiating pain to foot and with restricted movements of the spine. Gridhrasi is correlated to Sciatica in Modern Sciences. In the present day, man expects miraculous effects with treatments which are easily available at less cost with more efficacies and with less restriction in routine work. Taking these into account, this study was planned to explore safe and cost effective treatment for the patients of Gridhrasi which can give better relief from pain. Thus Kati basti was selected to evaluate the therapeutic effect in the management of Gridhrasi. Objectives: To evaluate and compare the efficacy of Katibasti by Shephalika Patra Taila & Shephalika Patra Kashaya clinically. Study Design: It is a comparative study to assess the pre & post test design where minimum of 30 patients each suffering from Gridhrasi will be selected & randomly distributed to kati basti with Shephalika Patra Kashaaya & Shephalika Patra Taila Results: SPT Group: It showed Statistically Significant Change in the following attributes– Stambha, Ruk, Toda, Spandana, Grahanati, Gaurava, Pain, Functional ability, Functional disability, Tandra. SPK Group: It showed Statistically Significant Change in the following attributes– Stambha, Ruk, Toda, Spandana, Grahanati, Pain, Functional ability, Functional disability, Gaurava, Tandra. Comparing the both groups SPT and SPK both groups showed significant results in all attributes, Relatively Shephalika Patra Taila (SPT) group showed more effect than Shepahlika Patra Kashaya (SPK) group.

Keywords: Gridhrasi; Sciatica; Kati basti; Shephalika patra taila; Shepahlika patra kashaya.


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