It is one of the severe systemic disorders which mainly affect the joints. During such a condition, the Synovial membranes undergo abnormal inflammation and results in collagen fiber degeneration and bony structure rarefaction.
Inflammation in small joints leads to stiffness and consequently loss of function.
The solution in homoeopathy mainly involves medications, some of which are listed as follows:
Arnica: This finds use in the cure of chronic arthritis. When such a disorder occurs, one feels pain on moving the affected portion.
Causticum: This is used in particular situations where deformities are developed in the joints ex: in tendon insertions.
Kali carbonicum: When the degree of pain experienced depends on the duration of day or temperature variations, these may be administered. Sometimes the pain may worsen during early morning hours or during cold temperature.