Nephritis is a non-specific term for inflammation of the kidney from any cause. Chronic nephritis can be a dangerous condition and can lead to severe kidney damage. It is best to consult a physician or other qualified health care provider for a full diagnosis and total health program.
Treatment Plan for Nephritis, chronic
Herbal treatment for nephritis includes flax to reduce inflammation, pipsissewa for its antiseptic properties, and uva ursi, an astringent. In chronic cases, the astringent herb myrhh can be added.
Herbal Remedies for Nephritis, chronic
Related Nephritis, chronic conditions
The information given here is designed to help you make informed choices about your health. The information is drawn from numerous sources—both traditional medicine practice, from the clinical experience of many herbalists currently practicing, and supported by decades of scientific research from the author. The research most consulted includes human clinical trials that help to determine the most effective and safe herbs for various needs, the best doses, and types of preparations.
The information offered in this database is not intended as a substitute for any that may have been prescribed by your health practitioner or physician.