Knee pain is a common problem that can occur due to many reasons. One such reason for the knee pain is knee injury. In general, knee injury is of many different types. Out of the many different types of knee injuries, injury on the medial side of the knee is the rare form of knee injury. In this rarest form of knee injury, there occurs an extreme pain in the knee itself. It may occur due to an excess working of the knee or working of the knee too badly. This type of injury occur due to knee injury which is left untreated. The other reason for this type of knee pain is an injury to the cartilage or ligaments that are present inside the knees.

Pellegrini Stieda Syndrome is one such type of knee problem in which there occurs medial knee pain which mainly affects Medial collateral ligament. The primary reason behind the Pellegrini stieda syndrome is the deposition of the calcium on the medial side of the knee. It usually occurs in the person who have had injury in the medial collateral ligament.

A person having Pellegrini Stieda Syndrome will have difficulty in making knee movements such as straightening, bending and twisting of the knee. These knee movements lead to the extreme pain. The knee becomes tender and there may be a lump inside the knee. Swelling, stiffness, inflammation and pain in the knee are some of the symptoms of Pellegrini stieda syndrome.


In general, Ayurvedic treatment of any single disease is mainly comprises of Ayurvedic medicines. These Ayurvedic medicines are made from natural herbs. As these medicines are prepared using the natural herbs, they are the best way to take care of the body in a natural way without having any side effects. Instead of providing side effects, they give side benefits.

Not only Ayurvedic medicines, Ayurvedic treatment concentrate on diet, exercise and living style too. Ayurveda gives equal importance to all these things. Ayurveda says, healthy living style and healthy diet and regular exercise is necessary in order to maintain the healthy body. Yoga therapy is good to promote the overall health of the body.

Ayurvedic medicines for Pellegrini stieda syndrome are prepared using the herbs that are beneficial for the healthy joints, bones, ligaments and herbs which are helpful in reducing the pain, inflammation and swelling in the knee.


Healthy diet is one of an important factor in treating any single disease. There are some foods that should be included in the diet of a person suffering from Pellegrini stieda syndrome. Onions, green leafy vegetables such as spinach, oranges, red grapes and apples are better for Pellegrini stieda syndrome. Fish is an excellent food for the knee pain as it is the best source of omega fatty acids. Refined carbohydrates should be avoided as much as possible.


Most of the people think that exercise can aggravate the pain in the joints and causes stiffness, but actually this is not the case. Lack of exercise can make your knee joint more painful and stiff. It is because, keeping your muscles healthy enough is must to support the bones. Lack of exercise weakens the supporting muscles and hence, creating more stress on the joints.

The exercise is in general, good for everyone in order to stay fit. Exercise helps to increase the flexibility and strength of the joints and muscles. This in turn helps to reduce the pain in the knee joint and helps combat fatigue. Even simple walking can be a good exercise for those suffering from Pellegrini stieda syndrome. In general, person having knee pain can opt for the moderate amount of exercise in order to maintain a healthy body.


Author's Bio: 

Dr. Vikram Chauhan (MD-Ayurvedic Medicine) is an expert Ayurveda consultant in Chandigarh (India). He has vast experience of herbs and their applied uses. He has successfully treated numerous patients suffering from various ailments, throughout the world. He is CEO and Founder of Krishna Herbal Company and Planet Ayurveda in Chandigarh, India. He researched age old formulas from ancient Ayurvedic text books to restore health and save human beings from the worst side-effects of chemical based treatments. Read More: