Treat urinary tract infections at home with these effective remedies

Infections that occur in any part of the urinary system - kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra are called urinary tract

Published on Jul 14, 2022 02:31 PM IST 6 Photos

Urinary tract infections are very common especially among women due to smaller urethra. The symptoms include frequent urination, dark urine, burning sensation while urinating and pelvic pain. While there are several drugs available to treat UTIs, many prefer treating them at home. Here are a few effective ayurvedic remedies to cure urine infection at home.(Pexels)

Bangshil: This herb is given to patients with serious urinary tract infections. It is an anti-septic which also treats problems like prostatomegaly, urethritis, virginities and pyelonephritis.(Unsplash)

Punarnava: This plant purifies the blood and reduces inflammation. It has a diuretic effect which helps control the burning sensation while passing urine and increases the flow.(Pinterest)


Gokshur: Gokshur is a medicinal plant whose leaves are dried and crushed and then consumed with warm water or honey. It helps reduce inflammation in the body and swelling at the urethra and bladder.(Pinterest)

Guduchi: This herb is used to treat several common diseases like viral fever, flu and UTI pain. Just like the other herbs, this too can be taken with warm water. It increases the overall immunity of the body and brings relief during an infection.(Pinterest)