Optic neuritis - an inflammatory disease of the peripheral nerves. Neuritis manifested by severe pain in the course of the corresponding nerve weakness and atrophy (decrease in size) muscles, which are innervated by nerve inflammation, often observed changes in skin sensitivity to cold, heat, pain, touch, movement disorders may occur. The most common causes are trauma neuritis, intoxication, infectious diseases and metabolic disorders (diabetes), the lack of blood supply due to nerve disorders of microcirculation.
Clinic neuritis is closely related to the affected places. For example, neuritis of the facial nerve usually occurs when inflammation of the middle ear, at overcooling and shows facial asymmetry: on the affected part of the eye does not close the face, the angle of the mouth is lowered, the patient can not baring his teeth, frowning, frown, inflate the cheeks. On the affected side of the liquid food flows from the mouth.
When neuritis of the auditory nerve (due to diabetes or atherosclerosis ) there is noise in the ear and progressive hearing loss. In case of injury of the elbow ulnar neuritis may occur or radial nerves. This can be observed violations of movements of the fingers, hands, forearm muscle atrophy. Drops the sensitivity of the fingers.
neuritis Treatment depends on the cause of the disease and is directed mainly to reduce pain and restore function inflamed nerve.
Folk remedies for the treatment of neuritis
- 1 tbsp. spoon of leaves mother and stepmother, pour 1 tbsp. boiling water, leave for half an hour. Take 1 tbsp. spoon 4-6 times a day for an hour before a meal.
- Make good tea leaves of green or black tea, add a pinch of mint and drink 1 cup.
- 15 g lemon balm herb pour 1 cup boiling water; wrap and infuse for 30 minutes. Strain. Take 1/2 cup 2-3 times a day.
- 1 tbsp. spoon marjoram brew 0.5 liters of boiling water, leave, wrapped, half an hour, then strain. Take 1/2 cup 2-3 times a day. Oregano is contraindicated in pregnancy.
- 1 h. Spoon tarragon leaves pour 1 cup boiling water, leave for 3-4 hours. Take 1/3 cup 3 times a day.
- 1 tbsp. spoon clover meadow flowers pour 1 cup boiling water, leave for half an hour. Take 1/2 cup 3 times a day.
- 1 tbsp. a spoonful of valerian root pour 1 cup boiling water, leave for 6-8 hours. Take 1 tbsp. spoon 3 times a day.
- 1 hr. A spoonful of shredded elecampane root pour 1 cup water, infuse for 10 hours. Take 1/4 cup 4 times a day for half an hour before meals.
- 1 tbsp. spoon of elder flowers pour 1 cup boiling water, leave for 20 minutes. Take 1/4 cup 3-4 times a day for 15 minutes before eating.
- Mash 1 cup of hawthorn fruit, pour 1 liter of boiling water, add honey, infuse for half an hour. Take can be in unlimited quantities.
- 1 tbsp. spoon herb Hypericum pour 1 cup boiling water, boil for 15 minutes. Take 1/4 cup 3 times a day.
- 1 tbsp. spoon thyme leaves and flowers pour 250 ml of boiling water. Insist. Take hot.
- Mix equal parts of mint, oregano, fireweed. 1 tbsp. spoon mixture add 0.5 liters of boiling water; to insist, wrapped, for half an hour. Take 1/2 cup 2-3 times a day.
- Prepare a tincture of the rhizome with the roots of devil's high on vodka or 40% alcohol (1:10), insist at least a week. Take 30-40 drops 2-3 times a day.
- Fresh potato juice to make 1/4 cup.
- 2 g root Clefthoof European pour 200 ml of boiling water. Infuse for 2 hours. Take 1 tbsp. spoon 3 times a day.
- 15 g fireweed leaves pour 200 ml boiling water. Insist. Take 1 tbsp. spoon 3 times a day.