Neuralgia - a pronounced symptom of inflammation of a nerve. It is a paroxysmal acute, aching, burning or dull pain along the nerve. To treat neuralgia and rheumatism it is recommended to apply willow bark. Pour 10 g of crushed bark with a glass of boiling water and boil for 20 minutes over a small fire, covering with a lid. Allow the broth to cool, then carefully strain. Drink 1 tablespoon 3-4 times a day. Tear off a few green leaves of room geranium and put them on a piece of linen cloth. Apply compress with leaves to a sore spot, bandage and wrap with a warm woolen shawl. After 2 hours, the pain should subside. This procedure do 2-3 times a day. Garlic oil, which is sold in homeopathic pharmacies, has curative and preventive properties for neuralgia of any origin. From it you need to prepare the tincture so that the essential oils and useful volatile components remain. Dilute 1 tablespoon of oil in 0.5 liter of vodka or cognac. Lubricate this forehead and whiskey 2 times a day - and the seizures will stop. From the thick broth of the kidneys of lilacs of ordinary and pork fat, prepare the ointment and rub it into sore spots. With inflammation of the trigeminal nerve, boil the egg hard, cut it in half and attach both halves to the painful place where the pain is felt most. When the egg cools, the pain should disappear. With neuralgia, radiculitis, sciatica, articular rheumatism use grated horseradish. Or: put horseradish leaves on a sore spot, and cover them with a warm woolen shawl. 2 teaspoons of herbs lumbago open (sleep-grass) pour a glass of boiled water, infuse for 24 hours. Drink the infusion during the day. It is used for the treatment of neuralgia, neurasthenia, insomnia, migraine, spasmophilia. From black radish squeeze juice and freshly rub it into the skin along the nerve during the treatment of sciatica, sciatica, intercostal neuralgia. Tablespoon leaves peppermint pour 200 ml of boiling water, cook for 10 minutes, drain. Drink 100 ml in the morning and at night. Decoction or infusion of mint helps with gastritis and cholecystitis, pain in the stomach, neuralgic pain, insomnia, various nervous disorders. Prepare a tincture of 10 grams of thyme grass and 100 ml of alcohol. Take 15 drops 3 times a day. Use as a sedative for neuralgia, cramps, stomach spasms. Collect the birch buds before opening the leaves. Handful of kidneys pour 0.5 liters of vodka. Rinse the sore spots and do a compress. Freshly cut off the agave leaves of the American cut along and apply a juicy side to the sore spot. At first, there will be a strong burning sensation, but it does not give side effects and complications. To reduce skin irritation, apply a thin layer of fresh cottage cheese to a painful place from time to time. A teaspoon of herbs yarrow ordinary pour a glass of boiling water, insist, strain. Take from 1 tablespoon to 1/3 cup infusion a day before meals. Apply for neurasthenia, neuralgia. 4 tablespoons dried flowers chamomile pharmacy pour 200 ml of boiling water, boil for 10 minutes, drain. Take 1/3 cup 3 times daily after meals. Apply as a sedative and anticonvulsant for rheumatic pains in the joints, neuroses and convulsions, neuralgia of the trigeminal nerve. 20 g of elderberry black flowers pour 1 liter of boiling water, insist 1 hour, strain. Drink honey 3 cups a day before meals. 2 teaspoons of chopped buds of wild rose (poplar black) pour a glass of boiling water, insist 2 hours, drain. To drink during the day in several receptions. 20% alcoholic tincture is taken 50 drops 4 times a day. 1-2 tablespoons inflorescence immortelle sand pour in a thermos 0.5 liters of boiling water for the night, drain in the morning. To drink during the day all the infusion. Take 1/2 kg of lemons and honey, 3 tbsp. spoons of apricot kernels. Lemons grate together with the peel, mix them with honey and crushed apricot kernels. All stir until homogeneous. The received mixture is taken on an empty stomach 2 times a day (morning and evening) for 1 tbsp. spoon for 4 weeks. Take a peel with 1 lemon, 2 tbsp. spoons of lemon balm leaves, 3 tbsp. spoons of black currant leaves, 2 glasses of water. Pour the leaves and zest into boiling water. Infuse for 1 hour, then strain. Take 1/3 cup 2 times a day for half an hour before meals. Grate the red beetroot, wrap it in gauze or a thin rag and put it into your ear. It is better that only the beet does not run juice. Wrap it neatly so as not to obstruct the ear canal with beets. You can just drip a few drops of beet juice into your ear. Prepare ointment from a thick broth of lilac kidney and pork fat and rub it into sore spots. Apply to the sick sites grated horseradish. 2 teaspoons of herbs lumbago open (sleep-grass, snowdrop) pour 1 cup of boiled water, insist for a day. Drink the whole portion throughout the day. Boil a hard-boiled egg, cut it in half and immediately attach both halves to the place where the pain is felt most. Keep until the egg cools, then the pain usually passes. Sore areas can be ground with bleached oil mixed with ammonia (at the rate of two spoons of oil per spoon of alcohol), wrap your head with a warm kerchief and lie in a dark room, in silence. Pull several green leaves from geranium, put on a linen rag (just linen), pribintovat to the patient site, and from above put on a warm handkerchief. You can change 2-3 times the leaves to fresh ones.
Causes of neuralgia - Diseases of the nerve itself, nerve plexuses or processes developing in nearby organs and tissues as a result of injuries, infection, severe hypothermia, overwork.
Manifestations of neuralgia. The most common neuralgia of the occipital nerve, trigeminal nerve, intercostal nerves, sciatic nerve, brachial plexus. Is manifested by sharp, aching, burning or blunt pain along the nerve, arising paroxysmally and periodically. Attacks of pain can be accompanied by blanching or reddening of the skin, sweating, twitching of muscles.
Folk remedies for the treatment of neuralgia: