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Easing Gallbladder Spasms

Author: Deborah C.
Skill: Raindrop Technique
Date: 02-22-2014
Views: 6,054
Word Count: 188
Questions Received: 1
Testimonial ID: 9377-OR
Brand Neutral: No

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Years ago I remember reading about using Valerian tincture to ease gallbladder spasms. While the spasms can range from mild to quite uncomfortable as the gallbladder puckers up under the right ribs, it may also include shoulder pain and, in some cases, heart pounding all night. As my chiropractor put it, "If the gallbladder isn't happy, nothing is happy."

One night while experiencing these symptoms, I reached for the Valerian essential oil and put about 3 drops in a gelcap (less is more with Valerian). For good measure, I added several drops of Peace & Calming. It eased things enough that I slept that night, which is precious in itself.

Healing this gallbladder is an ongoing process for me, but thankfully there is a way to survive the process. In the meantime I must truly avoid foods that irritate it, including nuts, nut butters, eggs, legumes, chocolate, caffeine, dairy, yogurt, coconut oil, etc.

Many, many people are having their gallbladders out. For some, the issue is too far advanced to do otherwise. Please seek advice from the appropriate medical professional of your choice to determine what is best for you.

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