What is Calcaneal Spur?
Calcaneal Spur also called the title of a heel spur, it’s related to inflammation of Achilles tendon (Achilles tendinitis). Further, in addition, it causes pain and tenderness in the back of the heel and is made which often makes walking a painful affair. The conservative treatment from modern medicine is with pain killers, anti-inflammatory and analgesics, and local steroid injections.
Is there any treatment for Calcaneal Spur in Ayurveda?
Yes. Ayurveda considers this as a Vata and Kapha dominant disease and there is complete relief for this ailment using internal and external medicines and some external procedures. Recent researches have evolved new medicines to treat Calcaneal Spur. One among them is Burcalvin Capsules, which helps in the treatment of Calcaneal Spur.
Benefits of Burcalvin Capsules?
Heel pain may respond to treatment with over the counter Ayurvedic medications which help in the reduction of pain and provide a complete solution to the problem without any side effects like gastrointestinal, discomfort, ulceration and bleeding. The ingredients of Burcalvin capsules remove the adhesions in the calcaneal bone and rejuvenates and drains the residual debris causing the formation of Spur.
Ingredients of Burcalvin Capsules
|Sanskrit Name||Botanical Name||Presence|
|Tila taila||Sesamum indicum Seed||.350 ml|
|Nalika||Cinnamomum tamala Leaf||2.100 mg|
|Balaka||Coleus vettiveroides Stem||2.100 mg|
|Kunduru||Boswellia serrata Gum||2.100 mg|
|Shati||Hedychium spicatum Rhizome||2.100 mg|
|Sathava||Anethum sowa Fruit||2.100 mg|
|Sukshmalla||Elettaria cardamomum Fruit||2.100 mg|
|Devadaru||Cedrus deodara Heart Wood||2.100 mg|
|Usira||Vetiveria zizaniodes Root||2.100 mg|
|Sprikka||Anisomeies malabarica Whole plant||2.100 mg|
|Priyangu||Callicarpa macrophylla Flower||2.100 mg|
|Puskara||Inula racemose Root||2.100 mg|
|Brahmi||Bacopa monnieri Whole plant||2.100 mg|
|Nakha||Capparis sepiaria Root||2.100 mg|
|Haritaki||Terminalia chebula Fruit||122.125 mg|
|Amalaki||Emblica officinalis Fruit||122.125 mg|
|Bibhitaka||Terminalia bellerica Fruit||122.125 mg|
|Punarnava||Boerhaavia diffusa Root||135.125 mg|
|Punarnava||Boerhaavia diffusa Root||52.231 mg|
|Gambhari||Gmelina arborea Root bark||52.231 mg|
|Bilva||Aegle marmelos Fruit pulp||52.231 mg|
|Patala||Stereospermum suaveolens Root||52.231 mg|
|Syonaka||Oroxylum indicum Root||52.231 mg|
|Agnimantha||Clerodendrum phlomidis Root||52.231 mg|
|Salaparni||Desmodium gangeticum Root||52.231 mg|
|Prsniparni||Uraria picta Whole Plant||52.231 mg|
|Pattura||Aerva lanata Whole Plant||52.231 mg|
|Sahachara||Barlaria prionitis Whole Plant||52.231 mg|
|Devadaru||Cedrus deodara Heart Wood||52.231 mg|
|Rasna||Pluchea lanceolate Leaf||52.231 mg|
|Satavari||Asparagus racemosus Root||52.231 mg|
|Nirgundi||Vitex negundo Leaf||170 mg|
Causes of Calcaneal Spur
- Extended walk
- High Cholesterol
- Obese/ Over Weight
- Flat foot
- Barefoot walk
- Improper footwear, and utilization of high heeled shoes, respectively
When to Use Burcalvin Capsules?
When the pain starts, use Burcalvin Capsules for three to four weeks. In addition to Burcalvin Capsules, Ayurvedic doctors prescribe medicines like Gulguluthiktakam Tablet, Punarnavadi Tablet, Diuraven Tablets, Kaisore Guggulu, Nagardi Churna, Vrihat Vata Chintamani Ras, etc.
Dosage for Burcalvin Capsules
Use 2 Capsules daily to reduce the effect of heel pain/ Calcaneal Spur.
Diet for Burcalvin Capsules
- Avoid weight gaining food.
- Avoid Curd, Yoghurt, Butter, Cheese, Paneer.
- Take food rich in fibers.
- Avoid Junk foods.
Exercises for Calcaneal Spur
Do Yoga Poses in sitting and lying positions. Avoid standing poses.
Panchkarma Procedures for Calcaneal Spur
Snehapana, Sweda Karma, Virechana, Vasti, Agni Karma are effective in Calcaneal Spur.
External applications for Calcaneal Spur
- Nagardi Churna
- Kottamchukkadi Churna
- K M Lepam
Do’s & Dont’s
- Raise the potency of calf muscles.
- Use appropriately fitted footwear with having heel support and arch.
- Prevent barefoot walk, particularly in tough flooring.
- Prevent high heeled footwear.
- Lose weight.
- Prevent standing for long.
- Have a warm-up prior to each exercise.
- Prevent excessive consumption of spicy and hot foods.
- Dip the heels in hot and cold water simultaneously.
- How long does it take to show results?
Improvements can be appreciated in about 15- 25 days’ time.
- Are there any Side effects?
There are no recorded side effects with this medicine.
- How long should I take Burcalvin?
30- 45 days is the normal duration.
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