Arthritis is a major joint disorderseen in elderly people, the most common being Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid arthritis. Joint pain, stiffness and swelling are the major symptoms. According to Ayurveda accumulation of Ama and aggravation of Vata are the main reason for Arthritis. Internal medication for Amapachana and to alleviate aggravated Vata is given in acute conditions along with external application of Lepas. In chronic cases, along with internal medications Panchakarma treatments are beneficial to detoxify the whole body.