Treatment of arthritis with folk remedies

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Arthritis is an inflammatory and inflammatory-dystrophic joint disease.

Causes of the disease. Osteoarthritis occurs as a result of structural changes in vertebral and knee cartilage and joints due to heavy load. Rheumatoid arthritis is the result of inflammation of cartilage of joints as a result of infection (tuberculosis, brucellosis, etc.), metabolic disorders (eg, gout), trauma, etc.

Symptoms of arthritis. The main symptoms of osteoarthritis are joint pain and immobility. Pain usually increases after exercise. Rheumatoid arthritis is called a "gourmet disease". The disease usually develops gradually, for several months, with persistent pain and immobility in the joints, one or more. Gradually affects the whole body. Symptoms include anemia, colitis, constipation, deformity of the hands and feet. Local manifestations: pain, redness of the skin, restriction of mobility in the joint, a change in its shape.

Vanga's Recipe

  • Take 20 rhizomes (in the form of a lump), the plants are dirty and boil in 10 liters of water. When the broth cools down, pour from the total amount of 1 - 2 liters, and in the rest of the liquid do in the morning and evening a bath.
    It is recommended that this order: keep the feet in the liquid for half an hour, then hands. After the procedure is completed, pour the head three times with a decoction, which you have previously separated. The broth can be used several times.

Recipes of the Ural healer Ivan Prokhorov

  • Cowberry ordinary. Decoction leaves cranberries drink with the deposition of salts, arthritis, spondylosis, gout, articular rheumatism, swelling. 2 teaspoons of leaves pour a glass of water, boil for 15 minutes. Decoction to cool, strain and drink during the day sips.
  • Collection - elderberry flowers, nettle nettle leaf, parsley root, willow bark (equally). A tablespoon of the shredded collection brew a glass of boiling water, boil for 5 minutes on low heat, cool, drain. Drink 2 cups of broth a day with arthritis of various etiologies.
  • Birch buds. Take 20 g of birch buds per 100 ml of 70% alcohol. Infuse 3 weeks. Press out, filter and store in a dark container in a cool place away from the light. Take 3 times a day for 15 to 30 drops per tablespoon of water. External apply for rubbing with arthritis and rheumatism.
  • Sabelnik (decolex). Dry stems of the saber cut into a length of 1 - 2 cm, pour into a bottle for 1/2 - 1/3 of the volume and pour vodka or 70% alcohol. Insist 21 days in a dark place. Take from 1 teaspoon to 1 tablespoon before eating on water. In especially difficult cases, take one small glass 3 times a day. Drink preferably in the cold season. To be the result of the treatment, you need to drink two half-liter bottles of tincture. This same tincture rastirayut sick joints and make compresses for rheumatism and polyarthritis.
  • In rheumatoid polyarthritis, arthritis of the catarrhal character, rub the pure fir oil into pre-warmed joints (with a compress of heated sea salt). After rubbing compress repeat.
  • With polyarthritis, place sore spots overnight with fresh burdock leaves.
  • When joint pains, make a liquid ointment to reduce lameness: whip egg yolks with 1 teaspoonful! A spoon of turpentine and 1 tablespoon of apple! Vinegar. Carefully rub this mixture into the surface of the skin.

Treatment of mummies

  • 4 g of mummy for 10 days, a break for 5 days. After 3 - 4 courses - a break of 4 months. Complete treatment with 4-month interruptions is up to 2 years. When joint pain at night, it is recommended to make lotions from a 3% solution mummy.

Recipes by Mikhail Libintov

  • Great benefit in diseases of the joints bring flesh of watermelon, berries cranberries, cornelian, infusions and decoctions of medicinal plants. Leaves of cowberry (2 teaspoons) pour 1 cup of water, bring to a boil over low heat, boil for 5 - 10 minutes, cool and drain the broth. Drink during the day.
  • Ebony black flowers (1 teaspoon), birch leaves (4 teaspoons), willow bark (5 teaspoons) per 0.5 liter of water. Infusion take 1/2 cup 4 times daily before meals.
  • Leaves of black currant, cowberry and dogrose in equal parts to brew on a glass, like tea. Take 2 tablespoons a day before meals.
  • Birch buds (5 g) pour 1 glass of water, bring to a boil on low heat, boil for 15 minutes, insist, wrapped, 1 hour and strain. Take 1/4 cup 4 times a day 1 hour after eating.
  • 15 - 20 g of ground bean pods pour 1 liter of water, allow to simmer on very low heat for 30-40 minutes, cool and strain. Drink 1/2 cup 3 - 4 times a day.
  • It is also recommended that the infusion of black elderberries, nettle leaves, parsley roots, willow bark, white: 1 tablespoon of collection (all components to be taken in equal parts), pour 1 cup of boiling water, boil for 3 to 5 minutes over low heat, strain and cool. Drink in equal parts throughout the day. One of the most effective means is multiple lubrication of joints by Rosenthal paste in the form of a net.
  • Curative properties have coniferous baths, which is proved not only by people's experience, but also by medical practice.
  • To get rid of aches and joint pain, the following mixture is used for a long time. In two glasses of freshly prepared radish black juice, dissolve 1 tablespoon of salt, add 1/2 cup of vodka, 3/4 cups of honey and mix well. The mixture is rubbed into sore spots, after which they are wrapped. It should be borne in mind that the treatment with medicinal herbs for the duration is not limited, only every 3 to 4 weeks alternate between different herbs.
  • Anti-inflammatory and analgesic effect in chronic arthritis has bischofite.

Recipes by Natalia Frolova

  • Peel 350 g of garlic, peel in a pot of clay with a wooden stick. It is necessary to remove from the top layer so that 200 g of crushed mass with juice remain in the vessel. Pour 90 ° alcohol. Replace the container tightly with a lid and store in a dark place for 10 days. Strain through a dense tissue and squeeze out the rest. After 2 - 3 days, begin treatment. Dissolve drops in cold milk (50 grams of milk per serving).
    Drink strictly according to the scheme:
    1 day: in the morning - 1 drop, lunch - 2 drops, dinner - 3 drops;
    Day 2: in the morning - 4 drops, dinner - 5 drops, dinner - 6 drops;
    Etc., up to five days (up to 15 drops in the evening)
    6 day in the morning - 15 drops, lunch - 14 drops, dinner - 13 drops
    And so on until 10 days - 1 drop in the evening.
    Repeat treatment no earlier than 5 years. The drug eliminates fat and lime deposits, improves metabolism, resulting in all the vessels become elastic.
  • Cut the radish in the root of the radish, fill it with honey, after 4 hours the juice is ready. Rinse the diseased organ.
  • Take half a pound of salt and a quarter of a pound of dry mustard, add to them as much well-purified kerosene, to get a consistency of sour cream. Rub at night to dry. This same agent is better than any glycerin and creams softens the skin of the hands.

Recipes of Ludmila Kim

  • Patients suffering from various types of arthritis, tendovaginitis (inflammation of the articular bags) and inflammation of the joints, it is necessary to take a decoction of bay leaf. 1 tablespoon chopped laurel leaves, brew 400 g of boiling water. 10 minutes boil, then pour into a thermos and leave in a thermos for the night. In the morning strain and take 1/3 cup 3 times a day for 15 - 20 minutes before meals for 2 weeks.
  • On joints it is possible to do warming compresses from a weak solution of vinegar. Dampen the linen towel in a weak solution of vinegar (for 0,5 l of water 1 tablespoon of table vinegar or a teaspoon of acetic essence), lightly squeeze and wrap this towel with a sore spot. Then wrap it with a woolen shawl. Can hold from 1.5 to 8 hours. Then wash everything off.
  • Inflammated joints can be cured by applying a canvas to the sore spots - a rag that beekeepers place in a beehive for the winter (the bees cover it with propolis). With such a canvas, beekeepers treat radiculitis and various kinds of arthritis.
  • In 100 g of alcohol dissolve 50 g of camphor, and then 50 g of mustard powder. Separately, whip 100 g of egg white and combine both compounds. Rub in a sore spot before going to bed with arthritis and rheumatic pain.
  • Half a liter bottle filled with red clover and pour vodka. Infuse for 10 days, after which you can do compresses on sore spots. Soon the pain stops.
  • Launched polyarthritis is treated with a "Tibetan bath" Digs a hole 0.5 - 0.7 m deep. Birch firewood is burned in it. For the remaining coals, put the firewood twice. On the formed layer of coals lay old bones and wait until the bones are burned. On the ash throw raw logs, lay a thick layer of needles of any coniferous tree and sit on this needles of the patient. Cover it (you can with your head) and steam out until the healer and the patient have enough patience. After the procedure, the patient is well wrapped and placed in a warm place for two hours. After the time has elapsed, wipe off the moisture from the body and do a general massage.

Other folk recipes for the treatment of arthritis:

  • 100-200 g straw pour 5 liters of hot water, boil for 30 minutes. In the cooled down to 36-37 ° C broth to immerse the legs or hands for 20-30 minutes. The procedure is taken every other day with rheumatoid arthritis, gout. The course of treatment is 5-6 baths.
  • 50 g of chopped roots of horse sorrel pour 1 liter of vodka and put in a warm place for 12 days, shake daily. Take 1 tablespoon 2 times a day, in the morning - on an empty stomach half an hour before meals and in the evening - before going to bed 2 hours after eating. It is also used for rheumatism.
  • Grated radish is used externally for grinding with radiculitis, rheumatism, gout and catarrhal diseases.
  • The root of dandelion medicinal folk medicine recommends for rheumatism and polyarthritis. A teaspoon of roots and leaves is poured a glass of boiling water, insist for 1 hour and filter. Drink the infusion of 1/4 cup 4 times a day for 30 minutes before meals.
  • 10 g of dry ground herb primrose pour 1 cup of boiling water, insist 15-20 minutes. Drink 1 / 4-1 / 2 cup 3-4 times a day. Fresh grass is useful to use in salads, soups, okroshke.
  • Put in chest pockets on chestnut and from time to time compress them in hands. Thus, you will massage the reflex points. This kind of exercise helps with rheumatic pain.
  • 1.5 cups of rosehip roots insist on 1.5 liters of 40% alcohol for 2 weeks in a dark place at room temperature. The first 3 days take 1 tablespoon of tincture 3 times a day, in the following days - 2 tablespoons.
  • When depositing salts in the joint, cut the head of the onions in half. In the middle of each half, pour one drop of tar and apply to a sore spot.
  • Pour 200 grams of fresh crushed leaves of Senna 1 liter of red wine type "Kagor". Insist in a dark place for 3 weeks, shaking occasionally. Take 25-30 g 2-3 times a day for 30 minutes before eating.
  • Take the leaves of birch white and nettle dioecious, the grass of a violet tricolor and the roots of parsley garden in equal proportions. A tablespoon of mixture pour 1 glass of hot water, boil in a water bath for 10 minutes, insist 30 minutes, then strain. Drink 1 / 2-3 / 4 cup 3-4 times a day in a warm form with gout or rheumatoid arthritis.
  • Pour boiled freshly chopped spruce branches, insist half an hour. In the infusion of a temperature of 37-38 ° C, immerse your legs or hands for 30 minutes. Then wrap a warmer sore spot and lie in bed for at least an hour. With rheumatic polyarthritis the full course of treatment is 5-7 baths.
  • Ebony black flowers, nettle nettle leaves, parsley root and willow bark cook in equal amounts. Tipe a tablespoon of the ground mixture with a glass of boiling water, boil for 5 minutes on low heat, then cool and strain. Drink 2 cups of broth a day for arthritis of various origin.
  • It is possible to prepare such a mixture: inflorescence of calendula officinalis - 5 g, juniper fruit - 5 g, crust bark fragile - 5 g, blackberry flowers - 10 g, nettle leaves - 10 grams, horsetail grass - 20 g. Pour 3 tablespoons Mixture of 1.5 liters of boiling water, leave for 10 minutes, then cook for 5-10 minutes, strain. Drink 1 glass every 2 hours.
  • Take 4 lemons and 3 heads of garlic. Lemon (after removing the bones), pass along with the garlic through a meat grinder. Pour this mass of 7 cups of boiling water, mix and let it brew for 1 day. Then strain and drink 40 ml before meals 1 time per day. The course of treatment is 1 month. If necessary, you can repeat treatment after 2 weeks.
  • 250 g of ayr roots are mixed with 3 liters of cold water, brought to a boil, filtered and poured into a bath with a water temperature of 35-37 ° C. The broth stimulates peripheral blood circulation, has a distracting, analgesic effect. You can use this recipe: ayr (root) - 1 part, thyme (grass) - 1 part. Prepared and used in the same way as the previous product.
  • Thoroughly mix 1.5 cups of black radish juice, 1 glass of honey, 100 g of vodka and 1 tablespoon of salt. Use the resulting mixture to rub the sick places with lumbosacral radiculitis, pain in the muscles, nerves, joints.
  • Reduces the pain and slows down the inflammatory process of compresses from eucalyptus oil, as well as compresses with ointment from the flowers of sweet potatoes, cones of hops or St. John's wort flowers perforated. To prepare the ointment, take 2 tablespoons of dried and powdered plants, mix with 50 g of Vaseline and carefully rub into a homogeneous mass. Lubricate this ointment with aching joints. Keep it in a cool dark place.
  • Pour 2 cups of boiling water 1 teaspoon of chopped leaves and sprouts of wild rosemary. Boil for 20-30 minutes. Drink a decoction of 1 tablespoon 3 times a day. You can apply this decoction and externally: 3-4 teaspoons of a dry mixture, make a glass of boiling water, boil for 20-30 minutes and wipe the affected area with sore spots.
  • As a preventive measure against joint diseases, try the following remedy: boil the potato peelings and heat the hands and feet with the broth obtained. The skin of the hands after a while will become elastic, the nails will cease to separate. And having taken a foot bath from the broth, you will get rid of cracks on the heels, hips and gouty phenomena. The duration of this procedure is 25-30 minutes. After the foot bath rinse with warm water and grease with castor oil.
  • 3-5 g of dry currant black leaves pour a glass of boiling water, insist 10-20 minutes. Take 1 / 2-1 glass 2-3 times a day as tea.
  • Flowers lime heart-shaped, blackberry flowers - 3 parts, horse chestnut seeds - 1 part. A tablespoon of the mixture to pour a glass of water, boil for 15-20 minutes, insist 15 minutes, drain. Take a glass 2 times a day for arthritis and gout.
  • 20 g of dry leaves of cranberries pour a glass of boiling water, insist 20 minutes. Take a tablespoon 3-4 times a day. Tea: 5 grams of dry leaves per glass of boiling water.
  • 7 g of dry ground nettle grass, dioecious, pour a glass of boiling water, insist 15-20 minutes. Take a tablespoon 3 times a day for 3 weeks. Infusion promotes the excretion of harmful uric acid from gout and arthritis.
  • In folk medicine with joint pain it is recommended to wrap them for the night with burdock leaves, in the spring - leaves of mother-and-stepmother, in the winter - leaves of cabbage. Patients who have enough patience to do such wraps for weeks and months, can permanently get rid of the pain.
  • Grass horsetail field and hernium naked, leaves bearberry ordinary to connect in equal proportions. A tablespoon of the mixture should be poured into 0.5 liters of boiling water and filtered. Drink in 3 divided doses during the day before meals (diuretic for gout, arthritis). The course of treatment is 7 days. After that, you need to take a break for 3 days and take it again within a week.
  • Root of a burdock burdock, rootstock of a crocheted forelock, grass of a medicinal veronica, grass of a three-parted line - 2 parts, a violet-tricolor grass-3 parts. 40 g mixture pour 1 liter of water, boil for 15 minutes, drain. Take a glass 3 times a day, the first time - on an empty stomach.
  • The root of the field harness, the root of the medicinal soap, the willow purple cortex is mixed in equal proportions. Three tablespoons of the mixture to infuse for 10 minutes in 2 cups of boiling water, boil for 10 minutes, drain. Take a glass 3 times a day for arthritis.
  • The herb of St. John's wort is 25 g, the herb of the golden rod (goldenrod) is 25 g, the flowers of the elderberry black - 25 g, the flowers of the lime heart-shaped - 30 g. The tablespoon of the mixture is brewed like tea in a glass of water and filtered. Take a glass 2 times a day for gout.
  • To reduce pain to the joints, you can apply hot pads with naparam from the grass sweet clover, chamomile, black elderberry, hops (in the mixture or each plant separately). For this, the grass with a small amount of water is heated almost to a boil, fill this mixture with linen bags and keep on the affected joint for 15-20 minutes. Repeat daily for 10-15 days.
  • A tablespoon of dry ground grass wormwood bitter pour a glass of boiling water and insist 2-3 hours. Apply externally.
  • 15 g dry leaves of blueberry ordinary pour a glass of boiling water. Soak for 20-30 minutes. Apply externally.
  • 10 g of the dry crushed roots of the burdock large pour a glass of water and boil for 15-20 minutes. Take a tablespoon 3-4 times a day.
  • Inside - juice and decoction of kidneys and leaves of birch white. 3–4 г сухих почек или 6-8 г сухих листьев (10-15 г свежих) прокипятить 15-20 минут в 1/2 литра воды. Take 1/2 cup 3-4 times a day.
  • Столовую ложку листьев мать-и-мачехи залить стаканом кипятка, настоять 30 минут. Принимать по столовой ложке 3–4 раза в день.
  • Листья березы бородавчатой, цветки терна, цветки бузины черной, трава крапивы двудомной смешать поровну. Столовую ложку смеси залить стаканом воды, прокипятить 7-10 минут и процедить. Принимать по 1-2 стакана утром натощак при подагре, артритах.
  • Корень лопуха большого – 3 части, корневище пырея ползучего – 2 части, трава фиалки трехцветной – 3 части, трава вероники лекарственной – 2 части. Столовую ложку смеси залить стаканом кипятка, прокипятить на водяной бане 10 минут, настоять 30 минут и процедить. Принимать по 1/2 стакана 4–5 раз в день через 30-45 минут после еды при подагре.
  • Корневище аира болотного, траву зверобоя продырявленного, листья шалфея лекарственного, листья толокнянки обыкновенной смешать поровну. Столовую ложку смеси залить стаканом кипятка, кипятить 10-15 минут, процедить. Принимать по стакану 2 раза вдень через 30–40 минут после еды при подагре.
  • Траву хвоща полевого, траву грыжника голого, кору крушины ломкой, плоды можжевельника обыкновенного, семена петрушки огородной смешать поровну. Столовую ложку смеси залить стаканом воды, проварить 10–15 минут, процедить. Принимать по стакану 2 раза в день при подагре, артритах.
  • Приготовить 50 г камфары, 50 г порошка горчицы, 100 г спирта, 100 г сырого яичного белка. В спирте последовательно растворить сначала камфару, затем горчицу. Отдельно взбить белок. Смешать оба состава вместе. Втирать в больной сустав вечером перед сном при артритах.
  • 15 г сухой измельченной травы бедренца-камнеломки залить 1 стаканом кипятка, настаивать 20 минут. Принимать по 1 столовой ложке 3-4 раза в день.
  • От различного вида артритов и воспалений суставов полезно принимать отвар лаврового листа. Столовую ложку измельченного листа залить 400 мл кипяченой воды, кипятить 10 минут, затем перелить в термос, оставить там на ночь и утром процедить. Принимать по 1/3 стакана Зраза вдень за 15-20 минут до еды в течение 2 недель.
  • 7 г сухой измельченной травы крапивы двудомной залить 1 стаканом кипятка, запаривать 15–20 минут. Принимать по 1 столовой ложке 3 раза вдень.
  • Вырезать в плоде редьки черной полость, заполнить ее медом. Через 4 часа образуется сок. Растирание этим соком больных суставов приносит довольно эффективные результаты.
  • 3–5 г сухих листьев смородины черной залить 1 стаканом кипятка, настаивать 10–20 минут. Принимать по 1 стакану 2-3 раза в день.
  • Существует надежное средство русских деревенских знахарей от артрита. В бутылку объемом 400 мл положить кусочек камфары размером в 1/4 куска сахара-рафинада. Треть бутылки залить скипидаром, треть дополнить деревянным маслом. Остальную треть долить винным спиртом (96–98%). Перед употреблением взбалтывать. Втирать досуха перед сном и завязывать шерстяной материей на всю ночь.


Диета для больных артритом призвана понизить кислотность. Она должна включать фрукты и овощи в виде салатов или состоять по крайней мере из двух вареных овощей. Замечено, что полезно употреблять в любом виде спаржу, яблоки, сливы, щавель, плоды черники, костяники, рябины, облепихи, смородины черной. В тяжелых случаях предписывается трехразовое питание сырыми овощами на протяжении недели. Повторять такую диету необходимо с интервалом в 2 месяца.
При метаболических артритах необходимо исключить продукты, богатые пуринами (мясные супы, печень, почки, мозги, икру, жареное мясо и рыбу, бобовые, цветную капусту), а также спиртные напитки, крепкий чай и кофе. Рекомендуется молочно-растительная диета, отварные мясо и рыба разрешаются не чаще, чем 2 раза в неделю.
Существует специальная диета на основе вареного риса, который способствует вытягиванию из связок и суставов нежелательных отложений, нарушающих гибкость соединительных тканей. Замочить на ночь стакан риса. Утром воду слить, добавить 2 стакана воды и варить до готовности. Вареный рис промыть от слизи и разделить на 4 части. За 20 минут до каждого приема риса выпить 1/2 стакана воды. В течение дня пить отвар шиповника. На следующий день съесть 500 г вареной свеклы или 200 г яблок. Через 3– 4 дня процедуру повторить. Провести несколько таких чисток с интервалами. Эта диета особенно эффективна при «шпорах».