Kati Basti

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Kati Basti

The word Kati -low back & Basti stands for retaining something inside, in this case mainly medicated oil. The procedure of applying heat to the sacral or lumbar region by retaining warm medicated oil within a specially formed frame in this area is popularly known as ‘kati basti’. This is form of giving fomentation to localized area.eic detoxification.

Indications of Kati Basti :

Kati Basti is beneficial in all types of back and spinal problems. Some of them are listed underneath:

  • Backache 
  • Backache in women 
  • Sciatica, Slip disc 
  • Osteoporosis 
  • Intervertebral disc protrusion 
  • Lumbar Spondylosis 
  • Degenerative disc disease 
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis 

Benefits Of Kati Basti Treatment

The modern painkillers have many side effects. To avoid the conventional medicines patients can get benefits from the Kati Basti treatment for pain relief. Other benefits are:

  • Relieves the burden of stress and congestion in nerves, bones and muscles of the neck and shoulders and thus relaxing and rejuvenating them 
  • Improves flexibility and brings smooth movement. 
  • Improves circulation around the neck and shoulder region. 
  • Relieves pain and stiffness.