Vaginal Infection: Home Remedies For Female Bacterial Infections

Vaginal or female bacterial infections can be cured using the following home remedies:

  • Aloe Vera is one of the most effective remedy for treating vaginal infection because of its medicinal properties. This natural herb can be taken internally or used for topical application.
  • Barberry is another essential herb that helps in fighting infections and reliving itchiness and pain in the vaginal area.
  • You can also try oral ingestion of antiseptic herbs such as calendula, garlic, fresh plantain, tea tree oil and Echinacea.
  • Comfrey leaves and goldenseal are mainly used for external application and have the ability to enhance body’s immunity to infections.
  • Cinnamon and dandelion are also effective for treating vaginal infection.
  • Eat more of plain yogurt or apply the same to the vaginal area. This will ease the pain and speed up the healing process.
  • High fiber sources such as whole cereals and oat bran are best for relieving infections as these will help wash away toxins from your body.
  • Avoid heavy foods like dried fruits, sugar, yeast, alcohol, honey, cheese, nut, butter, pickles, chocolates, soy sauce, sprouts, raw mushrooms and ham. These foods tend to worsen the condition.
  • Until inflammation subsides, you also have to restrict consumption of citrus and acidic fruits such as lemons, limes, oranges, pineapple, oranges and grapefruits.

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