Manyabasti – Greevabastiis a specialized upkarma of Panchakarma treatment used to strengthen the neck muscles and improve the functioning of the
cervical vertebrae. This treatment is absolutely safe and gives quick relief to patients who suffer from neck pain, stiffness and
- Cervical spondylitis
- Neck Pain
- Neck rigidity
Manyabasti – Greevabastiis carried out by fixing a mould on the neck region, on either side of the
vertebral columnand around the
diseased vertebraewith the help of kneaded black gram dough. This mould is filled with either
medicated oilor the medicine prescribed by the physician. It is kept warm or replaced by warm medicines every 5 min, for 40 min. Then the medicine is carefully removed and the area is cleaned thoroughly.
No specific precautions are required except following the instructions for the underlying disease
There are no specific dietary restrictions after
Manyabasti – Greevabasti
- Reduction in cervical pain
- Improvement in movement of the cervical (neck) region
- Relieves neck stiffness.
- Decreased weakness
CautionAlthough simple, Janubasti is a highly potent treatment. One must take care that the medicines used are of a tolerable temperature and not too hot.
Careful preparation and post procedural care is a must. All procedural steps must be followed without any shortcuts.