Treatment of osteoarthritis folk remedies
Folk medicine is not a panacea from any illness. However, it can provide substantial help in therapy if it is combined with traditional methods of treatment.
To folk remedies in osteochondrosis are mainly various lotions, ointments and other “medications” for external use. However, there are those that are used inside. The material from which are made these remedies, mostly plant – herbs, flowers, roots and So on are widely used and non-plant components – fats, bee products, etc.
It is necessary to remember always that only by means of traditional medicine to get rid of degenerative disc disease cannot. If you experience a deterioration of health it is necessary to consult a doctor. And it is impossible to apply non-traditional methods of treatment, if you have Allergy or individual intolerance to any of the ingredients means.
Local traditional medicines with osteochondrosis
Local means of treatment of osteochondrosis include ointments, compresses and rubbing. Recipes there are so many. The most effective ones are the following:
You need to take 1 tablespoon of flowers of wormwood and fill it with 300 ml of water (90-100°C). Infuse 1.5-2 hours. Then drain. The resulting infusion is liberally applied to gauze, previously prepared by the size of the patient area of the back. Twist to keep the liquid from dripping. The gauze was put on the back, cover it with oilcloth (can be cut from any package) and wrap a scarf, towel or any other warm improvised material. They compress need 2 hours minimum, but better to leave overnight. The course of treatment – up to 14 treatments. Repeat if necessary after 2 weeks.
You need to take a full glass any colors of lilacs (you can mix several different kinds), pour 500 ml of vodka (alcohol) and leave for 10 days. Then strain and apply as a massage. Massage movements RUB into the skin back of the affected area 1-2 times a day. Then heat wrap the back. The course of treatment is 10-14 days.
You must combine 6 tablespoons of crushed into powder Bay leaf, 1 tablespoon of grinded needles from juniper and 12 tablespoons of butter. All mix thoroughly until a homogeneous mass. Ready the cream RUB the affected area of the back 1-3 times daily. The course of treatment from 2 weeks to 1 month.
Mix 50g aloe Vera pulp, 100 g each of honey and 150 ml of vodka (or alcohol). Let stand 4-5 days. Apply on the affected area of the back thin layer, put a layer of oilcloth (made from any package) and wrap in something warm (blanket, towel, scarf, etc.). So to go from 2-3 hours, if possible overnight. The course of treatment – 10 compresses.
Mix 2 tablespoons of powdered plantain leaves and sage, add 4 tablespoons of sunflower or olive oil and 40 g of melted in a water bath of vaseline. Mix thoroughly. The finished ointment apply a thin layer on the affected area of the back and RUB it thoroughly 2-3 times a day. Then back to wrap up in something warm. The course of treatment – 3-4 weeks.
Despite the fact that baths are the same drugs to local therapy, and ointments compresses, they can be isolated in a separate group of non-traditional treatment of degenerative disc disease. Apart from its analgesic, sedative and relaxing effect on the affected area of the back, and even baths have a restorative effect on the entire body, improve metabolism in tissues, normalize sleep. Recipes such therapeutic baths quite a lot. The most effective ones are the following:
Mix 1 tablespoon of chamomile flowers medical, leaves, knotweed, lavender and walnut leaves. Pour 250-300 ml of cold water and put on low fire. Bring to a boil, cook for 1-2 minutes. To insist 40-60 minutes, then strain. The resulting broth pour into a warm bath (37-38°C). To take a bath is necessary is 15-25 minutes. The course of treatment to 1 month daily or every other day. If necessary, you can repeat in 14-21 days.
Mix 1 tbsp. spoon of spruce, Valerian, the fruit of the chestnut and lavender, add 4 tablespoons of sea salt and 300-400 ml of water. On low heat cook for 5 minutes after boiling. Then insist 1 hour, drain and add to a warm bath (37-38°C). To take a bath is necessary for 20-25 minutes. The course of treatment up to 1-1,5 months daily or every other day. If necessary, you can repeat in 14-21 days.
Traditional medicines for ingestion
Alternative medicine remedies that are taken orally (through the digestive system) contribute to analgesic, anti-inflammatory effect, relieve muscle spasm, improve blood flow, partially restore nerve conduction and aid in removing the deposited salt from the tissues of the spine. The most effective recipes include the following:
Mix 1 tablespoon of yarrow and flowers of tansy pour 200-250 ml of boiling water, cover and let stand 2 hours. Then strain and take 1 tbsp. spoon 3-4 times daily, 30-40 minutes before meals. The course of treatment is 28 days.
In a quart jar to put lilac flowers (both fresh and dry), so that it reached almost to the top, top, pour vodka, tightly close the lid. Infuse it in a dark place for 10-12 days. Then strain and take 35-45 drops. You can drink water. The treatment lasts for 14-28 days.
From radish any variety squeeze 1.5 cups (300-350 ml) of juice, add to it 1 Cup honey, 1 tablespoon chopped sea salt and 500 ml of vodka. Stir to mix before reception of homogeneous mass. Take 50 g daily, 30 minutes before sleep. The course of treatment is 3 weeks.
It is necessary to take 1 Cup of unpeeled oat grains pour 1 liter of cold water and put on low fire with the lid open. Cook until then, until you evaporate the liquid of the quarter. This slimy broth to cool and strain. Add 3 tablespoons of honey. Take a half glass three times a day 30-45 minutes before meals. The course of treatment is 1 month.