Traditional medicine and allergy. Types of allergies and their treatment with folk remedies

In our modern life, a "beast" with the beautiful name "allergy", once unknown to anyone, was settled long ago and firmly. This "beast" bites and bites thousands of people, and of any age - from a baby to a deep old man. Fighting with allergies is very difficult, and against the backdrop of deteriorating environmental conditions is becoming more difficult.

What is it, and what methods can you help yourself and your relatives?

Allergy and its manifestations

Allergy - This is the name of the reaction of the body to a certain stimulus. The allergic reaction catches at times by surprise and has different manifestations in different people. The main feature of any allergic reaction is redness and swelling of the mucosa. In some, the allergy manifests itself in the form of the strongest eczema; in others, only a slight rash in the skin is possible, the third have asthmatic symptoms - a person starts to choke, a dry irritating cough appears. Some people in the spring begin to drip from the nose, there is a constant sneezing, someone has watery eyes. Very many can not afford to have a pet, because their body immediately reacts negatively to the animal's fur. Rarely, but there are deaths from a bee sting, and this is also considered an allergy. There is a strong fatigue, irritability, the general resistance of the body is reduced.

Types of allergic diseases and their symptoms

Allergic dermatitis

This is perhaps the most common form of reaction to an allergen. In acute contact dermatitis, intense reddening of the skin and marked swelling occur, after which there may appear vesicles, which are then opened and leave erect erosion.

Ethnoscience. The most effective treatment is decoction of the bark of oak, which has a healing and anti-inflammatory effect. They do rinsing, compresses on the affected skin.

A wonderful remedy for removing irritations is an oil extract of a dogrose. They impregnate the napkin and apply twice a day to the diseased areas.


It appears as blisters that appear on the skin and mucous membranes of the body, as well as itching and reddening of the skin.

Traditional medicine recommends the regular use of celery juice from a fresh root and take it on half a teaspoon three times a day for half an hour before a meal.

Allergic eczema

This disease has a neuro-allergic nature and manifests itself in the form of inflammation of the upper layers of the skin. There is an allergic eczema as a result of the impact of not only external, but also internal stimuli. When allergic eczema appears a variety of rashes and itching. The disease lasts for a long time and often recurs.

Traditional medicine advises to use lotions from apple cider vinegar. Good and freshly picked birch juice, which can also be used as a lotion. A cabbage compress often helps; tie a fresh leaf of cabbage to the sick sites and keep up to three days before the relief of the condition. After that, the sheet needs to be removed, the skin washed and a new cabbage leaf applied. So you can repeat it several times.

Eczema is also treated with infusions and decoctions of plants that simultaneously affect all internal organs. Such treatment is best done in the summer, as the warm season matters.

Traditional healers offer the following fees.

1. Chicory root - 1 hour, root of buckthorn - 2 hours, root of dandelion - 1 hour, fruits of fennel - 2 hours, leaves of watch - 1 hour. Mix - one tablespoon - pour a glass of boiling water, boil for half an hour, then insist 1 hour.

Take three quarters of a glass two or three times a day.

2. The sequence - 2 hours, walnut leaves - 1 hour, black currant currants - 2 hours, strawberry leaves 2 hours, yarrow flowers - 2 hours, herbs of violets - 2 hours, burdock root - 2 hours. , chicory root - 1 h.

A mixture in an amount of 1 tbsp. Spoons pour a glass of boiling water, insist half an hour. Take up to 6 times a day before meals for 1/3 cup.

3. Sage 1 hour, wormwood - 2 hours, nettle - 2 hours, yarrow - 2 hours, St. John's Wort - 3 hours, plantain - 2 hours, centaury - 2 hours, horsetail - 2 hours, juniper fruit - 2 hours

Cook and take in the same way as the previous recipe.

Allergic conjunctivitis

It appears as an inflammation of the mucous membrane of the eyes. There is photophobia, lacrimation, pain in the eyes, sensation of a foreign body in the eye, as well as redness of the eyelids. Such a disease requires real qualified help. It is treated depending on the source of the disease. In addition, from the patient's environment, the allergen must be completely removed. Sometimes there are enough drops with an artificial tear to reduce the negative manifestations. In more complex cases, the doctor prescribes non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, as well as antihistamines. Especially severe cases require treatment with steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.

Folk healers recommend washing eyes with chamomile broth, daily in the morning to treat the eyes with a weak solution of potassium permanganate (it is prepared every time again). Treat each eye separately with different sterile cotton swabs, after thoroughly washing your hands.

Allergic rhinosinusitis, or autumn fever

It appears with itching, burning in the nose, frequent sneezing, abundant discharge of mucus, edema of the mucous membrane of the nose and the sky, edema of the eyelids, phenomena of eustachyte, sensations of a foreign object in the eye. In addition, it can be accompanied by a headache, a slight increase in temperature, drowsiness, irritability.

Allergic rhinosinusitis is often a precursor of bronchial asthma.

Traditional medicine advises to help themselves beet juice of raw beets. Bury the beet juice in the nose 3 times a day for 5 drops or rinse it with your nose. You can put in the nostrils of cotton swabs, soaked in beet juice several times a day for 15 minutes.

You can also leave the squeezed beet juice for a day in a warm place for easy fermentation and bury three times a day three drops a day.

A rather effective method is inhalation of onion husks smoke for 5 minutes several times a day.

Allergic laryngitis

Symptoms - difficulty breathing, barking cough, cyanosis of the lips and nasolabial triangle.

Traditional medicine says : a person should not talk loudly, smoke, drink alcohol, eat spicy dishes. It is necessary to drink warm milk, mineral water, preferably alkaline, gargle with a decoction or infusion of chamomile and sage, make warming compresses around the neck, and also hot foot baths. In addition, it is good to apply physiotherapy - electrophoresis or UHF.

Allergic tracheobronchitis

With him at night there is a nasty excruciating cough. The disease lasts a long time.

Traditional medicine ascribes to take an alkaline drink, foot warm baths, cans on the back, broth of a ledum.

Bronchial asthma

This is a chronic allergic disease characterized by inflammation of the respiratory tract. The main symptom of the disease is asthma attacks, in which the first symptom is coughing. Dyspnea appears, breathing becomes noisy, the patient's face turns pale, sputum is secreted.

Ethnoscience. It's very good to breathe over steamed potatoes in a peel, hiding behind a rug. Drink a lot of berry and herbal hot tea from the leaves and berries cranberries. After an attack, go to bed, hiding.

Anaphylactic shock

This is the most difficult and serious manifestation of an allergic reaction. Convulsions, difficulty breathing, loss of consciousness, low blood pressure can lead to death. This condition arises, as a rule, due to the introduction of drugs that are intolerable to the patient. Among them can be: penicillin or other antibiotics, sulfonamides, therapeutic serums, vitamins, radiocontrast agents, less often food allergens and insect bites.

In the case of anaphylactic shock, traditional medicine is powerless - emergency medical care is needed.