Ayurveda offers the best remedies for neck pain and related painful conditions. Among all the remedies available for neck pain (acute and or chronic),Greeva basti is the most popular one. It gives a magical relief from the pain and stiffness associated with neck pain and in many cases a long standing one too. It provides a significant and appreciable relief in many painful neck related conditions like cervical spondylosis etc. Medicated oils are poured and pooled for a fixed duration of time in a compartment or a cabin constructed over the neck or nape of the neck (back side of the neck) area using wet flour of black gram, covering the cervical region (nape of the neck / over the neck bones).
Greeva Basti gives relief from the following conditions:
- Cervical spondylosis, cervical spondylitis, cervical disc lesion
- Tingling, numbness of the hands
- Compression fractures
- Chronic pain in neck region
- Frozen shoulder