Folk remedies for treatment of varicose veins or surgery?


Varicose veins disease - one of the mostwidespread human ailments, mainly affecting the lower limbs and rectum. As a result of heavy physical labor, lifting and moving weights, long stay on legs, and also wearing shoes with high uncomfortable heels, the first symptoms of this disease appear. These include: premature fatigue and heaviness in the legs, numbness, puffiness, nocturnal cramps, the appearance of a mesh of vessels on the surface of the skin, burning and redness.

Over time, the disease progresses, intensifiesswelling of the lower extremities and painful sensations. At a late stage, if you do not visit a phlebologist, veins form on the walls of venous vessels, a serious complication arises - thrombophlebitis of the subcutaneous and deep veins, accompanied by trophic ulcers. The appearance of enlarged veins or venous nodules above the surface of the skin requires immediate treatment to the surgeon-phlebologist, since delaying the treatment process can lead to negative consequences.

At the initial stage of varicose veins, when manyperceive enlarged veins only as an annoying cosmetic defect, a good result is provided by folk remedies for treating varicose veins. Often, their use is justified in a later period, together with conservative treatment and even after surgery to prevent the formation of blood clots in the veins.

Recipes for the treatment of this disease came to us fromThe depths of centuries and traditionally divided into two types: applied externally and internally. Appliques and compresses with various ointments and mixtures refer to the first species, and broths and tinctures - to the second. Both types are aimed at strengthening the walls of blood vessels and improving the venous circulation.

One of the main favorites of the "grandmother's pharmacy"for the treatment of varicose has long been considered horse chestnut. Only 30 drops of fresh juice of plant flowers were taken three times a day, with the addition of 1 tbsp. boiled water.

Treatment of varicose disease of lower extremitiesEffective in combination with foot baths with decoction from dried and crushed pyramids-flowers or balls-fruits of horse chestnut. Fill 50 grams of the prepared raw material with a liter of boiling water and boil for 30 minutes, then filter through gauze and squeeze. Add this broth to the foot bath with 2-3 liters of warm water.

Folk remedies for treatment of varicose veinsinclude the use of decoctions from this miracle plant inside. For this, 5 grams of fruits and leaves of horse chestnut in a mortar are crushed, 250 ml of boiling water is poured and boiled for half an hour. The finished broth is filtered hot and boiled with water is added to the original amount (250 ml). According to one art. l. decoction after a meal is taken in the first couple of days, starting from the third day and onwards - increasing the daily intake to three times. This treatment of varicose veins is carried out from two weeks to two months.

Tincture of horse chestnut from fruits or flowerson alcohol will help to forget about manifestations of insidious illness for a long time. Fifty grams of the plant (flowers or fruits) pour 0.5 liters of vodka and leave the tincture in a dark or shady place for a couple of weeks. We shake it once a day. We take ready infusion for 15 minutes before eating, three times a day (30 drops per 1 tablespoon of cool water). If this tincture is taken regularly, the course is one to two months, then the veins and capillaries are markedly strengthened, blood coagulability is normalized. This tincture not only softens blood clots, but also contributes to their gradual resorption.

Other folk remedies for varicose treatmentdiseases are used externally in the form of ointments and alcohol compresses. So, for example, chopped white garlic, mixed in a 1: 2 ratio with butter, is applied to a sore spot, which is wrapped in parchment, wrapped in a scarf. This compress is left overnight.

Popular treatment of varicose veins of lowerlimbs with the help of tincture of Kalanchoe. Cut the washed leaves of this plant into a liter jar to its half, then pour 70% alcohol solution to the top. We leave the tincture for 14 days in a dark or dark place, shake it every day. Finished tincture lubricate your legs before going to bed.

Well calmed veins attached to them vegetables for 4-5 hours: grated fresh potatoes, cabbage leaves, circles of green and ripe tomatoes.

Folk remedies for treatment of varicose veinsare considered effective, but, first of all, it is necessary to address to the doctor-phlebologist. Only a combination of traditional "grandmother's" recipes and modern medicines will help successfully cope with insidious varicose veins.