• Osteoarthritis Treatment

Treatment
  • Exercise and weight loss- Obesity and prolong inactivity are important causes of OA. Both worsen OA hence moderate exercises and ideal weight is recommended.
  • Analgesics- There are painkillers in conventional medicines which are used to manage pain.
  • Therapies- Hot and cold applications are recommended to alleviate pain depending on patient's condition.
  • Support- Knee braces or external supports are recommended in some cases.
  • Surgery- Joint replacement or Joint arthoplasty surgery is recommended in severe and extreme debilitating cases.
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