If you experience symptoms of arthritis of the big toe, consult a doctor — the surgeon, the orthopedist or the traumatologist. After the diagnosis, the specialist will prescribe complex treatment. He will recommend to impose on the full joint bandage to fix it and ease the pain when walking, and prescribe anti-inflammatory drugs.
To eliminate inflammation and restore the microcirculation in the tissues of the joint are prescribed nonsteroidal or steroid anti-inflammatory drugs and products, strengthen joint tissues. They have a good effect, but can have side effects. When ingested, they can irritate the gastric mucosa. If you notice these side effects, contact your doctor to replace the drug. The doctor will prescribe injections or pick up a different tool.
To accelerate the tissue repair of the joint of the big toe, use the methods of traditional medicine — trays, applicati and rubbing.
Prepare the tub with warm water and add a few drops of oil of St. John's wort or eucalyptus. Do the procedure daily for 15 minutes during the week.
Crush fresh leaves, Kalanchoe, fill them half-liter jar half of it. Pour alcohol or vodka to the edge of the banks, insist in a dark place during the week. This tincture rubbed into the affected joint once a day.
Grind in a blender onion and apply it to the joint for 20 minutes several times a day. The duration of these applications is not limited, you can do them until complete disappearance of symptoms of inflammation.
Help relieve inflammation wraps fresh cabbage leaves and apply them to the affected joint and not fix a tight bandage on for 20-30 minutes. RUB fir oil in the joint area 2 — 3 times a day until disappearance of pain.