MRD No: 17609
CONDITION AT THE TIME OF ADMISSION (23/08/16)
47yr old male presented with complaint of pain in low back region for 1 day. The pain was sudden in onset after lifting a heavy weight. 1year back he had same complaint by lifting heavy weight. He used hot oil application and hot water bath. Pain then subsided after 2-3days. Patient also had a history of fall 2yrs back hitting low back region. He then consulted an Allopathic Physician and got slight relief after internal medication. But complaints recurred and he underwent Kativasti treatment for back pain from another Ayurveda Hospital located in Calicut. But that also didn’t give him a cure from back ache. Now patient is also having difficulty in walking. Pain in low back region is also radiating to right leg. He experienced stretching type of pain when sits for a long time.
On examination patient had tenderness over L2-L5 and SI joint. Swelling is present over low back region. SLR was negative. His movements were possible with pain.
INTERNAL MEDICINES GIVEN
- Vatari rasam – 25ml bid
- Kaisora guggulu – 1tab bid with Arishtam
- Rasna saptakam kashayam – 60ml bid
PANCHAKARMA TREATMENT FOR BACK PAIN
- Abhyangam – 9days
- Choorna Kizhi (F) – 6 days
- Choorna Vasti – 4days
- Taila Vasti – 9 days
- Kashaya Vasti – 6 days
- Kati Vasti – 3days
- Lepanam – 6days
- Lavana Kizhi – 7 days
- Agnikarmam – 3 days
CONDITION AT THE TIME OF DISCHARGE (10/09/16)
Patient got much relief after treatment. Pain reduced and he was able to walk freely. Swelling reduced.