Treatment For Swollen Prostate: What are the natural remedy available to avoid swollen prostrate?

An enlarged prostate or the prostate gland swelling is more commonly observed in men as they age. The prostate gland is located beneath the bladder and it surrounds the urethra which is the tube that helps in excreting urine from the bladder. One of the most important functions of the prostate gland is the production of semen which in turn aids the transportation of sperms at the time of ejaculation. Swollen prostate treatment thus becomes very important if it is affected. Swollen prostate treatment in extreme cases usually involves a surgical procedure wherein the whole or part of the prostate gland is removed. However there are also certain natural swollen prostate remedies which are useful in reducing the symptoms of an enlarged prostate and also in improving urination.

Home remedies for enlarged prostate include using the silk from corn by boiling it in a cup of water and then drinking this liquid at least thrice a week after straining it. Another one of the home remedies for enlarged prostate is to increase the intake if soy foods as they contain phytoestrogens which are known to reduce the production of estrogens which would otherwise aggravate the prostate cancer growth. Swollen prostate remedies also include increasing the intake of fish that are high in omega 3 oils such as mackerel, tuna and salmon. Tomatoes are also one of the most effective home remedies for prostate enlargement as they are rich in lycopene which is a very strong antioxidant compound. This is highly effective in preventing enlargement of the prostate and even prostate cancer. Similarly, the extract of the berries of the saw palmetto plant is also a natural swollen prostate treatment as it helps in improving the urinary flow rates as it alters the hormone levels thereby reducing prostate enlargement. Prostate gland swelling could also be prevented by ensuring that one drinks plenty of water every day and by restricting the intake of red meats and fatty foods. One should also limit the intake of alcohol and avoid or stop smoking as research has shown that certain alcohols such as beer tend to raise the levels of prolactin in the body which in turn may lead to prostate enlargement.

Additionally alcohol and even caffeine act as powerful diuretics and tend to tighten the neck of the bladder which in turn makes urination even more difficult. One should also remember to empty ones bladder before going to bed at night as a preventive treatment for prostate enlargement. However remember that whatever decision you take it is best to consult your doctor when seeking swollen prostate treatment.

answered by G M

Problems with the prostate gland are fairy common among men and are more likely to occur after a man has turned fifty. You can try some easy home remedies to aid bring down the swollen glands. However, you should be prepared to consult a doctor for the appropriate medication to help bring down the swelling of the glands.

You can chew on pumpkin seeds since these are believed to be helpful in this medical condition. Pumpkin seeds contain a high amount of unsaturated fatty acids. Unsaturated fatty acids are essential to the good health of a person. Including tomatoes in your daily diet is a good way to ensure that your prostate gland is not affected by any of the usual problems that affects this part of the human body. You can eat tomatoes either raw, in a salad or else use them in your cooking. Tomatoes contain a bioflavonoid called Lycopene. This is a very powerful antioxidant and helps prevent prostate cancer.

Other items that you should include in your diet are ginger and cayenne. These can act as a preventive and prevent problems with the prostate gland. In addition to this you can ensure that you consume juniper berries and parsley together to help reduce the swelling of your prostate glands. If you are already suffering form swollen prostate glands you can try taking hot and cold baths to bring down the swelling. Fill a bathtub with hot water and sit in it for at least ten minutes. You can alternate it with cold water.

Drinking carrot juice is believed to be beneficial in this condition. You can also make a mixture of 300 ml of carrot juice and 200 ml of spinach. Drink this to solve your problem of the swollen glands.

Palmetto is an herb that can be used to treat the swollen glands. This can be taken over along period of time without worrying about any side effects. Use of this over a long period of time can cause reduction in the swelling, a drastic change in the amount of pain.

Another very useful and powerful way of treating swollen prostate is by using Goldenseal. Goldenseal not only heals the urinary tract, but also helps to bring down the swelling of a swollen prostate gland. Bee pollen is also very successful in helping people overcome swollen prostate since it actually helps in shrinking the prostate that has become swollen. However, you should remember that bee pollen can only be taken in the early stages of the Prostate growth.

answered by G M

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