Natural remedies for bladder infections

From having raw garlic to avoiding alcohol, here are a few tips to combat bladder infections.

Published on Jul 20, 2023 04:47 PM IST 7 Photos

Burning sensation, frequent urination and spotting blood in urine are the symptoms of Urinary Tract Infection and need immediate professional supervision. When the bladder infections are in early stages, they can be combatted with natural remedies. "Using natural remedies like herbs, diets, water, has no unpleasant side effects and ingestion of the right foods promotes good health," wrote nutritionist Anjali Mukerjee as she shared a few tips.(Unsplash)

Consumption of cherries every two hours helps in relieving the burning sensation in the urine. (Unsplash)

Garlic is known for having anti-bacterial properties. Consuming 4-5 cloves of raw garlic helps in fighting against urine infections. (Unsplash)


Drinking lots of water helps in diluting the toxins and flushing them out of the system. It also helps in preventing recurrence of the infection. (Unsplash)

Alcohol promotes dehydration and can catalyse bladder infections. Hence, consumption of alcohol should be avoided at all costs. (Unsplash)