Muscular Pain

Muscular Pains:

Muscular pains or Myalgia are a common health issue which almost all persons may experience in daily life. After a long journey or a heavy work, one may experience pains in the upper or lower back or in the limbs. These are generally short-term muscle aches and pains. Some times in some cases the pains may last for months or years also leading to chronic myalgia.

Other types: Gouty arthritis, Psoriatic arthritis, Infectious arthritis

Causes of Muscular Pains:

  • Over use of muscles
  • Different injuries to muscle
  • Strain, sprain and trauma
  • Influenza, Lyme disease, Vitamin deficiencies
  • Fibromyalgia and different type of arthritis


Short term myalgia is easy to cure compared to long term myalgia.
Travancore Ayurveda provides very effective and good treatments for myalgia. Our doctors will diagnose and find out the causes of your muscle pains and then decide the treatments accordingly.

Abhyangam with steam bath, different types of Kizhi like Podikizhi, Elakizhi, Narangakizhi etc are very useful in such conditions. Muttakizhi and Njavarakizhi can also help you regain tour muscle strength and bulk. In some cases, Shodhana therapies like Virechana and Vasti will be essential.

Along with the external therapies, internal medicines also play a vital role in relieving the muscle pains.