Sciatica was a common disease in all ages, and our ancestors were able to treat it without the latest medical devices and tablets . Folk methods of healing disease are very diverse, but always effective.
When choosing a method of treatment should be guided by the extent to which you fit one or another method, if you have any allergies to any products if you can stick with the recommended treatment schedule.
When choosing non-traditional ways of dealing with sciatica, be sure to check with your doctor. It will help you decide on the best option, given the general state of health, age, the features of your type of disease and the presence of other illnesses, says Natalia Popovich in the book “The treatment of sciatica and rheumatism folk remedies”.
A decoction of thyme
Pour 1 tbsp. l. dried thyme 200 ml of boiling water to brew, strain. Take 1 tbsp. l. 3 times a day.
A decoction of willow bark
It acts as an anti-inflammatory agent. Pour 2 tbsp. l. willow bark rubbed in 500 ml of water and let stand over medium heat for 10 minutes. Broth push about 3 hours strain and take 50 ml 3-4 times a day. Effective decoction of willow bark to treat gout, rheumatism and sciatica.
A decoction of leaves, cranberries and honey
Absorb 3 tbsp. l. cranberry leaf dry abraded in 500 ml of boiling water, stand at low temperature for 10-15 minutes. Broth to insist 1,5 hours, drain, add 2 tbsp. l. honey. Taking such broth 200 ml, 3 times a day.
Elecampane root decoction
Pour 1 tbsp. l. crushed root with rhizome elecampane 200 ml boiling water, steamed in a water bath for 15-20 minutes, cool, squeeze and drain. Dilute with boiled water to the original volume. Take 70 ml 2-3 times a day for 1 hour before meals. A decoction of elecampane is a good tonic means.
A decoction of the roots of cinquefoil
Pour 1 h. L. roots Comarum 200 ml boiling water, steamed in a water bath, let stand, filter. Take 60-70 ml 3 times a day 30 minutes before meal.