The formation of kidney stones is a common problem affecting millions of individuals across the globe. Kidney stones are small stones that are found in the kidney and may be present in the urine. They vary in size and can be single or multiple. These stones can obstruct the passage of urine in the urethra or bladder and can cause a great deal of pain which radiates from the back to the abdomen and can also cause urinary tract infection.
Kidney or renal stones are caused by inadequate intake of fluids, reduction in the volume and flow of urine, high levels of calcium, phosphate, oxalate or uric acid in the urine, side effect of certain drugs, obesity, hereditary factors, high bowel absorption of calcium or oxalate and hyperthyroidism.
Home remedies for getting rid of kidney stones:
There are various home remedies that help expel kidney stones out of the body. Some of the most effective ones are:
Take 25 gm of grated asparagus root, bulb of fennel, celery and parsley and add them to 600 ml boiling water. Drink this decoction everyday to get rid of kidney stones naturally.
Nettle is a valuable herb that helps treat kidney stones. Add 1 cup of nettle and 1 cup of tansy to 600 ml of boiling water. Let it simmer for 10 minutes. Strain and drink this infusion 3 to 4 times a day for getting relief from kidney stones.
Take Rencare herbal capsules for kidney stones on a daily basis. The herbal ingredients found in these capsules help dissolve kidney stones and prevent their formation.
Herbs such as horsetail, shepherd’s purse and St. John’s wort helps reduce the bleeding caused by kidney stones. They can be taken as dietary supplements or teas.
Add linseed to 1 cup water and bring to a boil. Add 1 tsp of lemon and honey to it and drink thrice a day. This herbal remedy provides relief from most kidney disorders and helps dissolve the renal calculi.
Goldenrod is an excellent herb that is widely used throughout Europe for expelling kidney stones form the body.
Basil or tulsi helps strengthen the kidneys and expels kidney stones through the urinary tract. Extract the juice of fresh basil leaves and take 1 tsp of it for a month to get rid of kidney stones.
Add hydrangea root, wild yam root and cramp bark to boiling water and simmer for 5 minutes. Then add corn silk, plantain leaf and yarrow leaf to the brewed herbs and boil for 20 minutes. Drink this decoction thrice a day to get rid of kidney stones.
Take the seeds of a pomegranate and grind them into a fine paste. Take two tbsp of horse gram and prepare a soup. Add 1 tsp of the ground pomegranate seeds to it and have.