Bacterial effects in the bladder and its exit tubes cause urinary infections that are quite common amongst millions of people. Both sexes can be affected with it. UTIs usually occur due to suppressing the urinary urge, sexual intercourse, diabetes, menopause and pregnancy etc. Those suffering from this disease generally complain of burning sensations while urinating, frequent urge for urination, changed color of the urine, fever, abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting.
Following effective home remedies or medicine for urinary problems work wonders in giving sufficient relief to the sufferers:
Amla, i.e. Indian Gooseberry – Rich in vitamin C, this herb is useful to inhibit the bacterial effects. Add some Amla powder and turmeric powder into water. Boil the solution for a considerable time and drink it thrice a day for few weeks. It gives sufficient relief from the disease.
Apple Cider Vinegar – Enriched with potassium and enzymes, this product prevents bacteria that are the major cause behind UTI. Contents of minerals in apple cider vinegar help to treat the disease in effective manners. Taking it by mixing honey and lemon into water gives quick relief from UIT. Regular use works wonders.
Baking Soda – Painful sensations because of UTI are got rid of with baking soda. It helps in neutralizing the acidity in the human urine. Take it by mixing into water.
Cranberry Juice – This juice works wonders by preventing bacteria from accessing the urethra walls that cause UTI. Cranberry juice is enriched with antibiotic features. UTI can be prevented with regular use of this juice. Kidneys can be prevented from any damage by taking three/four glasses of this juice on daily basis. Apple juice may be mixed with cranberry juice for better results.
Blueberries – Enriched with the bacteria-inhibiting features; this product is much helpful for the UTI patients. The antioxidant properties of this herb improve our immune system that fights UTIs. Adding fresh blueberries in cereal while taking breakfast is good. Taking its juice on daily basis in the mornings and nights is too beneficial.
Tea tree oil – The antibacterial features of this oil are helpful in fighting bacteria that is behind UTI. It is recommended that urethra opening is washed with water by mixing tea tree oil into it. Rubbing the abdominal region and the area near the bladder by mixing tea tree oil, sandalwood oil and juniper oil is much helpful. This mixture gives good results. Painful sensations because of UTIs get reduced with tea tree oil that may be used on daily basis. Adding plain yogurt and tea tree oil into warm water and taking bath with it also gives good results.
Take fruits – Bananas, oranges, guava, lemons, raspberries, tomatoes, melon and papaya are rich in vitamin C. Taking these fruits on daily basis helps in treating UTIs.
Following preventive measures also help to treat the disease in effective manners: