Added/Modified on October 13, 2013
The problem of frequent urination is also referred to as “Overactive Bladder”. Frequent urination is the need to urinate more frequently than usual. This problem is generally associated with urinary tract infection. Some of the other causes of frequent urination are diabetes mellitus, prostate problems and pregnancy.
The occurrence of this problem at night is termed as “Nocturia”. The problem of frequent urination may be treated with the use of various herbal remedies. It is important to obtain medical advice from your doctor before using any of the herbs discussed below.
Uva ursi can be used in dealing with the problem of frequent urination. This herb is a member of the heath family.
Uva ursi is a diuretic. Use of this herb can help in the treatment of different kinds of urinary tract infections which may result in frequent urination.
The problem of frequent urination can also be treated with the use of corn silk. This herb is a member of the poaceae family and is also referred to as “Zea Mays”. Corn silk is used medicinally for obtaining relief from different health related problems. Fresh or dried corn silk can be consumed (after discussing the dosage with your health consultant) to obtain relief from frequent urination. Another alternative is to consume herbal tea containing corn silk.
Intake of cranberry may also reduce the need to urinate frequently. It is important to note that it is essential to increase the intake of water if this herb is used to deal with the problem of frequent urination.
You can consume cranberry juice or supplements in order to obtain the desired results.
Alpinia oxyphylla is a member of the ginger family. This herb is known as “Yi Zhi Ren” in Chinese herbal medicine. Alpinia oxyphylla has been used traditionally to control the bladder and the need for frequent urination.
Cornus officinalis is commonly found in China. This herb is also referred to as “Asiatic Dogwood”. Intake of this herb may provide relief from frequent urination.
Pumpkin Seed Extract
You can add pumpkin seed extract in water and drink this mixture to deal with the problem of frequent urination. It has been observed that the use of this herb may reduce daytime urination by 39 percent and night-time urination by 68 percent.
St. John’s Wort
St. John’s wort is another herb for frequent urination. You can consume this herb (300 mg) 2 to 3 times on a daily basis after discussing your health condition with your doctor to reduce the frequency of urination.
You can drink buchu tea multiple times on a daily basis for treating frequent urination. Further, you can consume buchu supplements under the supervision of your health consultant.
Intake of tea prepared with the use of cleaver and water can help in reducing bladder spasms which may result in the problem of frequent urination. It is interesting to note that the use of this herb can also help in reducing bladder inflammation and infection.
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