Natural Remedies for Kidney Stones
Kidney stones form when the kidneys are not able to process toxins efficiently. Specifically, a crystallization of unprocessed minerals builds up. Kidney stones cause pain and possible blockage of urine flow.
The following are some simple natural remedies that may help soothe the discomfort of kidney stones and speed up the body’s natural healing process.
1. Lemon Juice, Olive Oil, and Raw ACV
This is the most effective Natural Remedies for Kidney Stones and the pain they cause. At the first symptom of stone pain, mix 2 oz of organic olive oil with 2 oz of organic lemon juice.
Drink it straight and follow with a 12 ounce glass of purified water. Wait 30 minutes. Then, squeeze the juice of 1/2 lemon into 12 ounces of purified water, add 1 tablespoon of organic raw apple cider vinegar and drink. Repeat the lemon juice, water and apple cider vinegar recipe every hour until symptoms improve.
3. Dandelion Root
Dandelion root support healthy digestion, kidney health and liver function. It helps to detox the liver and kidneys from toxins that can build up over time.
This natural treatment for kidney stones is known to relieve pains and also reduces the difficulty in discharging stones. Drink 1 cup of horsetail tea from time to time for this treatment.
6. Pomegranate Juice
The seeds and juice of pomegranates can be considered another very effective and natural remedy for kidney stones. This may be related to their sourness and astringent properties. You shoud eat fresh pomegranate.
Foods that are rich in magnesium have been found to help prevent the development of kidney stones, since magnesium helps lower the amount of oxalate minerals in urine. Good sources of magnesium are fish, rice, avocado, and broccoli
8. Organic Celery
Celery in vegetable form and celery seed are great urine-promoters and kidney tonics. Regular use of celery seed, as a spice or as a tea, may prevent kidney stone formation.