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First Kidney Stone Experience Was Over In 3 Days

Author: Linda J S.
Date: 05-11-2014
Views: 4,602
Word Count: 155
Questions Received: 1
Testimonial ID: 9692-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 1

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My husband had his first kidney stone in 35 years since he has been using essential oils. Fortunately he was armed with all the essential oils he needed since several people in our family have a history of kidney stones.

So he started with 15 drops of Lemon oil in a glass of water 3 to 4 times a day. He also took 5 drops each of Oregano, the Thieves oil blend, Copaiba, and Balsam Fir in a vegetable capsule orally 3 times a day.

He took a soak bath of epsom salts and Lemongrass essential oil, and he rubbed Lemongrass oil on his lower abdomen daily. After 3 days of this, all pain and burning while urinating was GONE!

For preventive maintenance, my husband will continue to apply Lemongrass oil on his lower abdomen, diluted with coconut oil. And he will be back on his Lemon water daily with 4 to 5 drops of Lemon oil.

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Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: calculi, calculus, lithiasis.

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Supporting Scientific Study
kidney-stones,kidneys - "Many plant extracts that protect against the development of oxidative stress manifest clear antilithiasic activity [preventing the formation of or relieving the symptoms of kidney stones].... Evidence obtained to date supports a contributory role of polyphenols [present in essential oils] in the prevention of cardiovascular disease, some cancer types, and osteoporosis.... The results show an improvement of the renal function in some treated groups with an increase of diuresis and creatinine excretion due to polyphenols pretreatment. Our results clearly validate the ability of polyphenols to protect against papillary calcification of kidney tissue, consequently preventing the development of papillary calculi [kidney stones].... The collective findings to date support a protective effect of polyphenols on kidney tissue. Thus, considering that injury of papillary tissue constitutes the first step in the development of COM papillary calculi, the antioxidant action of polyphenols may contribute significantly to their antilithiasic action."Link

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