They are deposits formed in the area where urine is collected (Kidney Pelvis). They are mainly composed of Calcium Oxalate and are deposited in various shapes and sizes. Kidney stones are found mostly in the age group of 30 to 60. Men are found to be more affected by kidney stones when compared to females. Renal colic is estimated to affect 3%-5% women and 10%-20% men.
One might find a much greater risk of development of renal stones when they have some of the following symptoms:
Inheritance of the kidney stone presence.
Presence of other urinary infections.
Presence of low-fiber and high protein in the daily diet.
Any previous intestinal bypass surgery performed.
Medications such as antacids, aspirin, Vitamin D supplements.
Homoeopathic treatment can avoid the necessity of surgeries in many cases. Since all the homoeopathic procedures are natural, safe and easy to administer, one can comfortably rely on this holistic treatment. Important medicines prescribed are:
Aconite: For more serious kidney stones, this can be used. In this condition, the patients experience frequent perspiration. The amount of pain experienced becomes worse when a force is exerted on the painful portion.
Berberis Vulgaris: The medicine is prescribed in cases when the patient opinions about some extra urine remaining even after urination. Presence of mucus sediments in urine can also be cured by taking this medicine.
Arnica: The medication is specifically administered for the condition of brick colored urination. The urination process is also painful.
Cantharis: When specific symptoms are experienced more frequently and with more intensity, this can be administered. The entire urinary tract may be inflamed.