Bed wetting or incontinence is the inability to hold urine during sleep which leads to urination in bed unconsciously. This disorder is most common among children but is also found in adults and old. This disorder mainly is due to improper functioning of the bladder where it fails to hold urine. Among children it mainly happens when they are nervous or scared and the bladder acts at the incorrect timing with panic leading to bed wetting.
Among old, it happens with age when bladder fails to function properly due to a loss in its elasticity. It might also happen due to medical side effects or heredity. If you want to avoid allopathic medicine to treat this disorder, there are some effective herbal remedies available to cure bed wetting. Some effective herbal remedies for bed wetting are discussed here:
Herbal Remedies For Bed Wetting
This herb has strong astringent properties and rich in tannins and thus helps to cure any bladder infection that might cause bed wetting. This herb also acts as a nerve soothing element helping the body to calm down and thus reducing bed wetting from nightmares or nervousness. Take a cup of hot water and brew one teaspoon of this herb in dried form. Drink this tea two to three times daily to cure bed wetting.
Rich in tannins tea made from raspberry acts as a uterine tonic and helps to reduce bed wetting. Being mild, this herb is safe for children as well. To prepare the tea, take two teaspoons of dry raspberry leaves and pour a cup of boiling water over it. Let it infuse and cool it in a covered vessel. Once cooled, drink this tea slowly. The longer you infuse, better is the extraction of tannin and hence more effective the tea will be. Drink the tea three times a day to get results.
False Unicorn Tincture
Highly effective in treating bed wetting, tincture made from false unicorn root, acts as tonic to reduce bladder weakness and also as astringent to reduce uterus infections. The tincture acts as an effective tonic which gives you an overall soothing feeling and keeps your bladder healthy and thus acts for both children and adults in order to counter the bed wetting problem. Use ten to fifteen drops of this bitter tincture daily to get required results.
A herb made from a mixture of several Japanese herbs, this Japanese herb is highly effective to treat the incontinence problem. This herb by affecting the nervous system reduces bladder contractions and increases the holding capacity of the bladder. Thus this herb purely acts on the bladder and cures incontinence. However, this herb being slightly strong is prescribed mainly to adults. Take 4.5gm to 7.5gm of this herb daily to get positive results within less than a month.
This herb contains silicon and can also be effectively used to treat bed wetting problem. Incontinence or bed wetting can also be caused due to urinary tract infections. Horsetail tea acts as a disinfectant and antiseptic and removes the infections from urinary tract. This way it helps to reduce the bed wetting problem. You can take this tea alone everyday once or by combining it with marshmallow to improve your overall urinary system health. Put two teaspoon of this herb in a cup of water and boil it. Let it simmer for three hours and add one teaspoon of sugar to extract maximum silicon. Drink this once daily to get results.