Bladder Infection Remedy

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Are you ever in need of a bladder infection remedy?

If so, you need to know that therapeutic essential oils have helped many suffering from this common problem.

This is especially good news for those who may suffer from bladder infections regularly, as it allows them to avoid excessive use of antibiotics. 

Bladder infections (also known as urinary tract infections or cystitis) are caused by bacteria traveling through the urethra.

If the infection continues to travel through the urinary tract, it may result in a kidney infection.

Bladder infections are more common in women than men, with about half of all women being affected at least once in their lives.

The higher incidence in women is most likely due their shorter urethra.

Bladder Infection Symptoms

People who have bladder infections commonly experience:

  • a frequent urge to urinate
  • only small amounts of urine passed
  • strong smelling urine
  • red, cloudy urine
  • burning or tingling during urination

If the infection progresses to include the following symptoms, it may indicate a kidney infection and medical attention is advised.

  • Pressure or pain in the low back
  • nausea or vomiting
  • fever or chills

Bladder Infection Remedy

Many people turn to cranberry juice as a way to deal with bladder infections. This makes good sense as studies have shown cranberries work to keep bacteria from adhering to the walls of of the urinary tract.

Of course, when drinking cranberry juice for a bladder infection, only pure cranberry juice is recommended.

You may be interested to know, too, that cranberry tablets seem to be a avery effective way to take in cranberries for bladder infections.

Essential oils have been used a number of ways to help people overcome bladder infections.

Here are a few of them. . .

  • Add a drop of the blend Thieves to a glass of water and drink several times a day.
  • Massage one of the following oils over the bladder area a few times a day: juniper., lemongrass, oregano, tea tree, cedarwood, bergamot, clove, cistus, or thyme. Several of these oils may be rotated to see which one brings the most relief. In the case of a hot oil, like oregano, dilute with olive oil.
  • Apply a warm compress after using any of the oils above.
  • In a capsule, two times a day, combine oregano (six drops) and thyme (6 drops), and top off the capsule with a good quality vegetable oil.
  • Drink four ounces of wolfberry juice (Ningxia Red) followed by four ounces of water.
  • K&B Tincture, comprised of herbs and essential oils, taken 2-3 droppers in pure water 3-6 times a day can help to strengthen bladder and kidney functioning.

The exciting thing about these applications is that when used as a bladder infection remedy, they have brought rapid results for those who have tried them.

And that's good news for anyone suffering from the pain and aggravation of a bladder infection.

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