Renal Colic – Urinary Disorder

Renal Colic – Urinary Disorder

What is Renal Colic? Small stones and gravel passes easily down the ureters and void in the urine or remain in the bladder. Larger stones get impacted in the ureter or pass with great difficulty and gives rise to renal colic. Before this condition arises, the patient complains of an aching loin, with occasional attacks […]

Small Caltrops helps in treating Urinary Diseases

Small Caltrops helps in treating Urinary Diseases

Source of Small Caltrops Biological Name : Tribulus terrestris Family : Zygophyllaceae Synonyms of Small Caltrops: Hindi – Chota-gokhru Sanskrit – Laghu Gokshura English – Small caltrops Bengali – Gokhuri mool Gujarati – Betha gokhara mool Marathi – Sategokhru mool Tamil – Nerunje vera Kannada – Neggillumullu The trade name of the tribulus is gokharumool. […]

Useful Plants for treating Urinary Disorders

Useful Plants for treating Urinary Disorders

Some of the plants which are used for treating the urinary system disorders are Babchi, Turai, Dudal, Tulsi, Ajwain, Satavari etc,. 1. Babchi Biological Name : Psoralea corylifolia The seeds of babchi are useful for promoting urination. 2. Turai Biological Name : Luffa acutangula Turai acts as an effective diuretic. It also stimulates the mucous […]

Prostatitis : Causes, Symptoms, Classification and Treatment

Prostatitis : Causes, Symptoms, Classification and Treatment

What is meant by Prostatitis? Prostatitis is the inflammation or swelling of the prostate gland. Prostatitis Causes: Prostatitis is caused by the infection in the urinary tract or in other parts of the body. It may occur due to veneral infection (sexual diseases). It is mainly caused by bacteria. Other causes may include disorder of […]

Beware of Obesity, It can lead to Urolithiasis

Beware of Obesity,  It can lead to Urolithiasis

What is meant by Urolithiasis? Formation of stones in the kidneys, bladder or urethra is known as ‘Urolithiasis’. Urolithiasis causes excruciating pain and concomitant other symptoms. Surgery is the only radical method of treatment for removal of the stones. The latest research shown that obesity increases the risk of formation of stones in the urinary system. […]

Urinary Tract Disorders : Enuresis – Causes and Treatment

Urinary Tract Disorders One of main disorder of the urinary tract is enuresis. Enuresis means “bed wetting”. Enuresis or Bed Wetting Enuresis (Bed wetting) is normal in young children of age below 10 years and persists in about 5 % of the children. Disordered micturition (passing of urine) is also common in adults of either […]