The word `Menopause’ comes from the Greek Word `Menos’ (month) and `Pausis (cessation). We get description about Low-Backache as Katishoola in all Ayurvedic classics, In Today’s era Low-Backache is found prime in surgical menopause nowadays. Hysterectomy among Premenopausal Women is an area of concern as early menopause exposes women to a host of health Problems which is the surgical removal of uterus is one of the commonest surgeries in women all across the globe. Of late, Low back pain after hysterectomy among Pre-menopausal women in India is being raised as matter of concern by women’s health activists. Here According to Ayurveda, Low-Backache is the condition which is characterised by shoola and stabdata, due to vitiated Apana Vata which gets lodged in the Kati Pradesha. Katishoola is explained as one of the Lakshanas of Vata Vyadhi. Acharya Charaka has explained it in Vataja Nanatmaja Vikaras. Thus vatahara chikitsa is done in it.
KEYWORDS - Low-Back Pain in Surgical Menopause, Rajonivritti, Nidana Panchaka, Chiktsa Sutra (Treatment Principles), Vatavyadhi Chikitsa etc.
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