Gout is one of the forms of arthritis or joint inflammation. Usually one or two joints are affected at a time. Commonly joints of feet and ankles are inflamed in gout. The commonest site is the ball of the big toe .
Pains of bone and joints have been dealt as a major subject in Ayurveda. The inflammation of joints can be effectively reduced with ayurvedic preparations and treatment. Vitiated ' VATA' is the major cause for pain in bones and joints.