You will need
- - pine needles;
- - licorice;
- - onion peel;
- - rose hips;
- - garlic;
- - med;
- - Apple cider vinegar (home made);
- - birch buds;
- - medical alcohol 70%;
- - Aconite.
To restore the disturbed metabolism, prepare the following composition. Take 40 grams of crushed pine needles, fill it with 2 liters of cold water and leave overnight for infusion.
In the morning add 1 tablespoon minced onion peel and a teaspoon of powder of liquorice, put on a slow fire, bring to boil and simmer for 20 minutes, then add 2 tablespoons of powdered rose hips and simmer for another 2 minutes.
After removing from heat, put in the broth, chopped large clove of garlic and pour all in a thermos for 10-12 hours. Then strain and put the balm in the refrigerator. Take during the day, 1-2 quarts of balm.
For external use, prepare the following tool. Take a tablespoon of honey, a teaspoon of Apple cider vinegar (preferably homemade) and tincture of birch buds. For its preparation pour 20 g of crushed birch buds 100 ml of alcohol 70%, insist 14 days, shaking the contents daily.
A mixture of honey, vinegar and birch infusions mash thoroughly and apply on the aching joint, top cover or burdock leaf or cabbage leaf (previously scalded with boiling water). Then close the plastic wrap, insulate woolen cloth and secure with a bandage. Compress leave for the night. Enough 2-3 treatments the pain goes away, but it is better to do 5-6 sessions of treatment.
For topical treatment of osteoarthritis of the ankle one of the most effective remedies is tincture of Aconite. Aconite – a poisonous plant, so when using them be sure to follow the dosage. For the treatment of one joint can be used not more than a teaspoon of the tincture once a day. To prepare the tincture take 50 grams of powdered tubers of Aconite, and pour half a liter of alcohol 70%. Leave in a dark place for 2 weeks, then filter the composition. Tincture is ready. Rubbed joint, strictly observing the recommended dose, insulate it with woolen cloth or a towel and leave it for the night. The course of treatment is not more than 7 days. A break – not less than 10 days, then, if necessary, treatment repeat.
Persistent violations of joint function lead to surgical treatment.
During treatment, especially in the early days, it is recommended a soft diet for inflamed joint. During remission is highly recommended physiotherapy.