Arthritis is believed to affect as many as one in five dogs, so dog owners need to always be on the lookout for the signs of the condition in their own pet. Owners of large dogs such as Retrievers, Labradors, and German Shepherds should be particularly vigilant, as arthritis is more common in these larger breeds. Some signals that your dog may be suffering include favouring one limb over the others, gaining weight, being less alert than normal, and becoming disinterested in play and outdoor activity. If you start to see these signs over several weeks, it would be a good idea to have your dog checked by a vet, who’ll be able to say you for sure whether arthritis is the cause.
Herbal medicines which are tailor-made for individual health problems can do patients more harm than good, experts warn. They say there is no evidence these therapies work or that they are safe to use. Individualised treatments, used in Chinese, Ayurvedic and Western herbal medicine, have become increasingly popular over the past 20 years. Practitioners mix different combinations of plant extracts to treat ailments such as asthma and arthritis. But the researchers from Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, said these mixtures should be …
Best & effective herbal medicine for arthiris?Medicine from the pharmacy might be good but I prefer herbal medicines. Anyone can recommend a proven, effective herbal medicine for arthritis? Or is there really a proven, effective medicine for arthritis that can be bought from the pharmacy?
HOMEOPATHIC TREATMENT FOR ARTHRITIS without any side effects or complications of any sort, (Arthritis including Gout, Arthritis Deformans/Osteoarthritis and Rheumatism). 100% Cure when prescribed exactly according to the patients symptoms :- Pain knee joints, worse by movements; better initial movements, continuous pain in joints, worse while rising from seat; pain in heels, worse by movements. Cassia Sophera 30X, 4 hourly Acute attack of gout of joints of the feet.Pain with bright red swelling Aconite Nap 200, 2 hourly Pain with inflammation, worse by movements. Bryonia Alba 200 or 1M, 6 hourly Complaints worse after rest and exposure to cold Rhus tox 200 or 1M, 4 hourly Complaints worse during menstruation; beginning at the time of menopause; more in hands and feet Caulophyllum 30X, 4 hourly When the origin of complaints is gonorrhoeal; worse during day time. Medorrhinum 1M. fortnightly (3 Doses) When the origin of complaints is tubercular Tuberculinum k, 1M fortnightly (3 Doses) Complaints of small joints with red or pale swelling; tenderness and shifting pains; worse by motion. Main remedy for gout during cold weather Colchicum 30X, 4 hourly When Rhus Tox cease to work; pain is worse in cold damp weather and better by movements Calcarea Carb 200 or 1M, 6 hourly (6 Doses) Nodosities in the joints with gastric complaints. At last nodules become painless (Rheumatoid Arthritis). Tongue whitish thickly coated Antim Crud 30X or 200, 6 hourly Complaints of feets and ankles; stiffness Drosera 200 fortnightly (3 Doses) Complaints of long bones; contraction of ligaments Causticum 30X or 200, 4 hourly Pain worse at night; in wet weather; Rheumatism of large muscles Cimicifuga 30X, 4 hourly Rheumatism; worse in damp cold weather. Gout.Pain in limbs and hip joints Natrum Sulph 30X or 200, 4 hourly Pain travels downwards affecting the large part of a limb and passes through quickly along course of nerve Kalmia Lat 30X or 200, 6 hourly Pains worse during rest, night and warmth, better by cold, open air and movements Pulsatilla 30X or 200, 4 hourly Pain :- violent; bruised or as if sprained ; cannot bear touch, feels somebody coming near him may touch him and hit the affected part Arnica Montana 200, 4 hourly Gout of great toe and joints with swelling; soreness and drawing pain on stepping; worse in warmth, pressure and motion. Pain travels upwards; better cold compresses Ledum Pal 200, 4 hourly Gouty nodosities of joints; tearing pain and extremities and contraction of the muscles Guaiacum 30 4 hourly Chronic nodosities of joints; hands twisted, out of shape due to deposits of water of soda Ammonium Phos 6X or 30, 4 hourly Gouty complaints with offensive urine Acid Benzoic 6X or 30, 4 hourly When there is red sand in urine in gouty patients Lycopodium 30, 4 hourly Severe pain with enlargement of the joints; worse during rest and when storm approaches Rhododendron 200 or 1M, 10 min (3 Doses) Almost a specific for gout (to drain out uric acid and urates) Urtica Urens Q(Mother Tincture) 4 hourly, 8 -10 drops in hot water Arthritic deformans (chronic rheumatoid, particularly of fingers) Picric Acid 30X, 4 hourly Rheumatic pains or arthritis after checked diarrhoea Abrotanum 30 or 200 4 hourly (6 Doses) Specific for pain with numbness; Pain so severe patient says that he would prefer death than the pain Chamomilla 200 or 1M, 1/2 hourly (3 Doses) Pain appear diagonally as right arm and left leg with sensation of cold, numbness and tingling Agaricus Mus 30X or 200, 4 hourly In weak persons; burning pain with chilliness, feels better by heat, while eating, and worse in cold open air Capsicum 30X or 200, 4 hourly Unbearable pain; rigidity and stiffness. Superiority / inferiority complex Platina 1M, weekly (3 Doses) Pain flies like electric shock; due to exposurse of damp cold weather. Better by warmth and rest Phytolacca 30X or 200, 4 hourly Rheumatic pain, worse after washing clothes, doing laundry work Sepia 30X or 200, 4 hourly Pain in long bones; may be due to injury or rheumatism Ruta Grav 200, 6 hourly Pain worse on slightest touch specially after loss of vital fluids like excessive bleeding, diarrhoea, vomiting China Off 6X or 30, 3 hourly Pain in the small joints of extremities with swelling. Backache, worse in the morning before rising Staphysagria 30X or 200, 4 hourly Pain heels; better by putting most of the weight on them Berberis Vulgaris Q (Mother Tincture) 4 hourly, 8 – 10 drops Stiffing pain in all parts of the body; worse by movement Stellaria Q(Mother Tincture) 4 hourly, 8-10 drops in warm water Rheumatic pain without swelling; pain joints; worse at night Iodium 30X, 4 hourly Osteo-arthritis of large joints with degeneration. Pain, swelling, stiffness and tenderness of joints; worse by motion (cracking joints) and cold ; better by warmth O.A.Nosode 1M, weekly (6 Doses) Chronic muscular rheumatism of back and neck. Intense pain along with sciatic nerve. Numbness alternates with pain Gnaphalium 30X or 200, 4 hourly Muscular atrophy; rigidity and stiffness Strychninum 3X or 6X, 4 hourly Rheumatism accompained with skin ailments and itiching; cannot walk erect Sulphur 200, 10 min (3 Doses) Rheumatism of knee joint; with round worms Natrum Phos 6X or 30, 4 hourly For defective bony growth; better by warmth and worse by cold Calcarea Flour 12X or 30, 4 hourly Take the remedy which is similar to your symptoms. No side effects or complications if taken as directed, please do not exceed the given dosage and under any circumstances do not try to mix any remedies and avoid Chocolates, Mints, Coffee, Red Meat, Alcoholic and Carbonated drinks, Spicy Rich Food while taking any Homeopathic remedies, and keep the medicines away from direct sunlight, heat strong smells and perfumes and do not store them in the fridge. Curing without any side effects or Complications Thats the Beauty of Homeopathic Medicine. Cures Par Excellence. Take Care and God Bless you.
Weed seems to work just fine for me, It makes all of the discomfort tolerable I do take an anti-inflamitory too to keep the swelling down as needed
Nettle, Dandelion leaf & root, Alfalfa leaf, Oatstraw, ginger root, rosemary, dried cherry and thyme. Mix all herbs together, then use 1 tsp of mixture and brew 1 cup tea. Drink twice a day or at least once a day. It reduces joint pain and inflammation. www.dandesoap.com has this tea bagged and ready to brew with fresh herbs for aroun $7 a large bag. Best of luck and it works, I use it!
On This Topic Of Herbal Medicines For ArthritisWhy then some people still have difficulty finding effective herbal remedy, if both use and find relief? One reason could be because different people have different metabolisms and body chemistry. These can mean dose and the formula works for one may not work for another. Another is inadequate methods of preparation-perhaps a step that was extremely important to the remedy that has been lost on the road. In other cases, the reason may even be confusion as to the kind of herbs are used as herbs are called by a name in the world, and another in another part of the world.
Back pain was the leading reason that Americans reported using complementary and alternative medicine techniques, followed by neck and joint pain as well as arthritis, according to the survey by the National Institutes of Health and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. For the first time, the survey looked at use of such medicine by children under age 18, finding that about 12 percent used it, officials said. The reasons included back pain, colds, anxiety, stress and attention deficit …