Unfortunately, many women know about such a terrible disease like endometriosis not by hearsay. Besides the fact that this disease causes physical suffering, it can cause infertility. As you know, most women who dream of motherhood are ready to experience all the methods of treatment, including folk.
In this article, we will tell you about this disease, find out which herbs for endometriosis can help overcome the disease, what doctors and patients think about this treatment.
What is endometriosis?
Endometriosis is a pathological change in the pelvic area. Endometrium grows and extends beyond the uterus. As a result, the cervix and ovaries are affected. In addition, foci of pathology penetrate the abdominal cavity, having a negative effect on the intestines.
Symptoms of the disease
Endometriosis is manifested quite bright symptoms, not to notice that it is impossible. If you find one of the symptoms below, do not pull a visit to the gynecologist. These include:
- spotting, bleeding that does not stop after menstruation;
- pain during sexual contact;
- aggravated abdominal pain during menstruation;
- reduced immunity;
- violation of the menstrual cycle.
Causes of endometriosis
The most common causes of the disease include: uterine injuries after childbirth, abortions, hormonal disruptions, the use of the intrauterine device. In addition, physicians trace the genetic predisposition to endometriosis, long exhausting diets (uncontrolled by a dietician). They deplete the woman’s body, however, as well as stress.
We have already said that this disease in case of late treatment started leads to infertility, severe pathologies in the uterus, dangerous complications that require surgical intervention. After the diagnosis is made, the doctor prescribes medication. However, hormonal drugs often cause unwanted side effects, so many women prefer to use traditional methods. By the way, representatives of traditional medicine believe that treatment of endometriosis with herbs is very effective. But they warn that such a result can be achieved only if the patient does not self-medicate, does not collect recipes from girlfriends, but receives appointments from a herbalist.
Treatment of endometriosis with herbs. What you need to stock up on
Severe illness requiring prolonged treatment is endometriosis. What herbs to drink to defeat the disease? All medicinal plants used in the treatment of this disease are divided into two groups.
- round-leaved wintergreen;
- boron uterus;
- red brush;
In the treatment is often used propolis, there are recommendations for the use of leeches. Below we will present you a list of the most effective herbs for endometriosis.
This herb is present in most prescriptions for the treatment of this disease. Used flowers and leaves of the plant. Acquire a medicinal composition preferably in a pharmacy in free packaging. You can brew and use inside, use for baths and douching. Often boron uterus is used as oil infusions, with which they make tampons for the night.
Borovaya uterus can be used in pure form or in combination with other herbs.
In endometriosis of the uterus, herbs are often combined and brewed simultaneously. The round-leaved wintergreen is best combined with the pine womb. The components are combined in equal proportions and brewed on a steam bath at the rate of: a spoon of raw materials (dining room) for 0.5 liters of boiling water. The portion thus prepared is divided into three parts and drunk during the day.
Effectively stops internal bleeding, increases blood viscosity and blood clotting. Contraindicated in women with varicose veins, with thrombophlebitis and other vascular problems. The burnet will quickly stop even very severe bleeding, which is characteristic of endometriosis.
The herb is used in severe stages of the disease, during menstruation, when the patient’s condition worsens markedly. This herb, rather, has a symptomatic effect, although it quite successfully affects atrophy of the endometrium. The broth is prepared in a water bath, in proportion to one spoon (tea) per 100 ml of water.
Endometriosis can be treated with herbs using the well-known chamomile. The decoction of this unique plant is a powerful anti-inflammatory agent. Therefore, even the most ordinary tea from its flowers greatly facilitates the condition of the patient. Chamomile almost never causes allergic reactions or individual intolerance. This plant is suitable for taking therapeutic baths, douching, tampons.
Some more recipes
- A glass of boiling water pour a spoonful of viburnum flowers, boil over low heat for no more than 10 minutes and take 50 ml three times a day.
- A tablespoon of Hypericum pour 250 ml of boiling water. Place the container in the water bath for 10 minutes. Strain and take a glass three times a day.
- Grind the barberry root, which should be insisted in boiling water (0.5 l). Take a few sips during the day.
Various herbs in the complex give excellent results, and there are quite a lot of fees. We will present some of them to your attention.
You will need: raspberry flowers, mint leaves, chamomile, yarrow, nettle – one spoon (table), sage and marshmallow – two each. The ingredients are mixed and poured two liters of boiling water. Broth take a glass for half an hour before meals four times a day for fifteen days. The remaining decoction should be used for douching.
After two weeks of treatment, it is necessary to take a ten-day break and repeat the course.
Some herbs for endometriosis are very effective for douching. Per liter of boiling water, take a tablespoon of dry celandine and three – herbs kirkazona. When the infusion has cooled to room temperature, it should be drained and make 10 douches – two per day. According to patient reviews, this method of treating endometriosis is very effective.
Not bad proved and the next collection. Pour horsetail and wormwood – two tablespoons each – 0.5 liters of boiling water. Infusion is taken orally for half an hour before meals for half a cup.
Many patients believe (and doctors agree with them) that collecting herbs for endometriosis is much more effective than medicinal plants brewed separately. A complex collection of several herbs demonstrates excellent results. For its preparation you will need:
- coltsfoot leaves;
- stinging nettle;
- roots of calamus swamp;
- common thyme;
- buckthorn bark fragile;
- Hypericum perforatum.
The listed components are taken on 1 table. spoon, the last two – on 2. All ingredients should be thoroughly chopped and mix. Eight teaspoons of the mixture pour three cups of boiling water. The composition should be infused for half an hour, in a warm place. Ready infusion take half a cup three times a day.
Features of treatment
In endometriosis, the herbs are quite effective and, moreover, have very few contraindications. For example, it is necessary to exclude nettles and compounds that provoke bleeding from fees. Herbal treatment for endometriosis is a long process. True, the drug therapy of this disease is not fast. It is necessary to tune in to many months of procedures that do not cause complexity, but require regularity.
Herbal decoctions for endometriosis are prepared every day: otherwise they lose their healing properties. They should not be heated before taking. It destroys the beneficial substances. The use of herbs in the treatment of disease is convenient and safe. True, doctors believe that it should be combined with traditional methods of therapy. It is important to conduct herbal treatments in three and sometimes five months.
With the obvious advantages of this method of treatment should be given an account of the adequacy of the measures taken. If the patient does not feel better, then this means that traditional methods are not suitable for her. Today, there are various ways to treat a disease without medication. Herbal medicine is aimed primarily at restoring hormonal levels.
Treatment of endometriosis with herbs: patient reviews
After reviewing the reviews of patients who have undergone a full course of herbal treatment, we can conclude that this is a really effective method. Many women in their responses say that before starting treatment with herbs they tried all existing methods of therapy, but they could not defeat the ailment. On the advice of a gynecologist, they turned to herbalists who developed personalized herbal treatments. As a result, the disease retreated without surgery, and women who dreamed of motherhood were able to bear and give birth to healthy babies.
True, there are reviews of patients who this method did not help in full recovery. They do not indicate the reason for this result, but, most likely, the chosen method does not suit them, or the course of treatment was not fully completed.