Some people, for one reason or another, seem to be prone to kidney or bladder infections. How to get rid of Kidney infection naturally? It does help to use diuretics to flush the kidneys every once in a while. Diuretics increase the flow of urine. The body rids itself of poisons through the urinary system. You should drink plenty of water to help it do this. To help you, there are many herbs that are good diuretics. You will want to try several until you find the one that suits you. Also, it doesn’t hurt to fast. As you look over these kidney infection remedies, remember that herbs are not intended to take the place of your family physician, nor are they an overnight cure for ills, It takes much more time to heal than the duration of an illness.
Diuretic Using Borage Leaves
To make a good diuretic, pour 2. cups of boiling water over a handful of borage leaves. Let sit for 15 minutes. Strain and
sweeten if desired Drink several cups daily for 2 days.
Diuretic Using Burdock Seed
Add 1 teaspoon crushed burdock seeds to 2 cups of boiling water. Steep, covered, for 30 minutes. Strain, and drink. The tea will flush kidneys and bladder. Good to use when troubled by kidney stones.
Diuretic Using Corn Silk
This works to clear the kidneys rapidly. Pour 2 cups boiling water over 1 tablespoon corn silk. Let simmer 5 minutes. Strain, sweeten, and drink as much as you like for 2 days. It is good for the prostate too. I dry plenty of corn silk when I can, so it is on hand when I need it later on in the winter. This is one of the easier herbs to get and dry. You can simply save the corn silk from the times you husked corn for corn-on-the-c0b.
Diuretic Using Parsley
Do not use this one for over 2 days as it is very strong (and effective). Use 4 cups of parsley and add 4 cups of milk. Place in an oven at low heat (about 150-175 degrees). Take out when liquid is reduced to about half. Cool thoroughly and strain. Take 1 tablespoon every 2 hours for 1 day. Skip 1 day and repeat the next. Use this if you suffer from repeated kidney or bladder infections. Clears up the problem fast‘
Fennel Flush to treat kidney infection
Pour 1 cup boiling water over 1 teaspoon bruised fennel seed. Let steep until cool. Swecten to taste. Drink 3 cups a day for 2 days.
Diuretic Using Meadowsweet
Pour 2 cups boiling water over 2 teaspoons dried meadowsweet flowers and leaves. Let steep, covered, 15 minutes. Strain and sweeten. Drink 1 cup after meals for 1 week
Diuretic Using Mustard Seed
Pour 4 cups boiling water over 2 tablespoons of bruised mustard seed and 4 tablespoons freshly chopped horseradish root. Cover and steep 4-5 hours. Strain and bottle. Dosage is 3 tablespoons 3 times daily for 2 days.
Curry Leave Plant Roots for Kidney Pain
The curry leaves have several medicinal uses to treat several ailments. Like curry leaves, curry plant roots have many medicinal benefits. The juice of curry plant root can be used to treat kidney pain and infections.
Juniper berries diuretic tea
To help cleanse the bladder and kidneys. Combine equal parts juniper berries, uva-ursi , Parsley root, and marshmallow root. In a covered pan, Simmer 2 ounces of the herbal mixture in 1 quart of water For 1 5 minutes. Strain, and drink half a cup 3-4 times a day.