Kidney stones are generally formed inside the kidneys or bladder. Know the useful herbal remedies for kidney stones.
Kidney Stones problems are also known as renal calculi. Typically kidney stones are formed inside the kidneys or bladder. It is solid concretions of dissolved mineral in urine. When there is a presence of calculi in the urinary tract then it is related with the terms of nephrolithiasis and urolithiasis.
The problems of renal calculi vary in size. They can vary from as small as the size of grains of sand to as large to the size of a golf ball. Usually the kidney stones leave the body by passing through the urine stream. So many stones are formed and pass through the urine without causing symptoms. If the size of the stones increases to a size of at least 2-3 millimeters before passage then they may cause obstruction of the ureter.
Some of the important factors which contribute to the formation of kidney stones are given below.
Major or minor infection in urinary tract system.
Family history of kidney stones problem.
Some medical conditions like gout, hypercalciuria, hyperparathyroidism, diabetes, cystinuria and inflammatory bowel disease.
Increased levels of uric acid in blood.
Dehydration or reduced intake of fluid.
Due to certain medications like calcium containing antacids, diuretics and also due to drugs for HIV treatment.
Some of the important symptoms of kidney stones are given below.
- Urgency of urine
- Passage of blood in urine or hematuria
- Excruciating pain in flank, groin or abdomen
- Difficulty in excreting urine
- Nausea and vomiting
The problem of kidney stones can be dissolved with the help of herbal remedies.
The stones from the kidney can be easily flushed out by intake of a mixture prepared by the combination of dandelion root extracts and fennel seeds.
The stones of the kidney can be easily dissolved by the help of Cranberries.
For dissolving the stones of kidney, one must drink a mixture of 8 ounces of distilled water, the juice of one lime, 15 drops of hot cayenne extracts and also maple syrup for taste. This mixture is very effective and dissolves stones from the kidney magically.
Prepare a mixture of 1 teaspoon basil juice and honey. This mixture must be taken daily to strengthen the function of kidney and it also help in eliminating the stones from the kidney.
Some other herbs like Juniper berries and root of marsh mallow are also very effective in flushing out the stones from the kidney. First it breaks down the stones and then it flushes out.
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