Cystitis is the Inflammation of the bladder. Urethritis is the inflammation of the urethra. Symptoms include a strong urge to urinate, a burning sensation, pelvic pain, it may be worse when the bladder is full, blood in urine, cloudy and strong-smelling urine. The inflammation is usually caused by a bacterial infection, and it’s called urinary tract infection (UTI) or lower urinary tract infections. It commonly occurs in young to middle-aged women.
Recipes for the treatment of lower urinary tract infections
Pick one from the two recipes. You may try the 2. at another time.
- 3 parts Kinnikinnick leaf (Kind of Bearberry)
- 3 parts Smooth rupturewort
- 2 parts Kinnikinnick leaf
- 2 parts Smooth rupturewort
- 2 parts Parsley
- 2 parts White Birch leaf
- 2 parts Common horsetail
Use one tablespoon of the blend of herbs for a cupful of tea. Pour 250 ml (cupful) of boiling water on the blend. Cover and leave it to stand for 5 minutes.
Dosage: Drink one cup of tea daily until your symptoms persist, but no longer than one month.
The numbers in the recipes represent the weight ratios or units; e.g., grams(g), drams(dr), ounces(oz), etc.
Use a kitchen scale to measure each type of herbs.
To mix the measured herbs, use a plastic bowl.
Keep your compound in an airtight container.