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Cramps Herbal Treatment, Prevention, Symptoms, Causes, Cured By

Repertory
General Name
Cramps
Medical Name
Cramps
Hindi Name
maspesheon ka akrna, muscles ka akarna,
Cramps Symptoms
Cramps
Tenderness
Muscle Weakness
Muscles are hard,
Tight Muscles
Muscle Pain
Swelling in the Legs
Redness of Skin
Painful Contraction of a Muscle for a long time
 

Cramps Cured By

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Description

Cramps is the disease of the Muscles.
Muscles contraction and relaxation help us to move our body parts.
This function is a conscious effort.
An involuntary contraction for a short time is a Spasm.
An involuntary contraction for a longer time is a Cramp.
It is painful.
Cramps may occur in any part of the body. They are named after the body part. For example they may be called Abdominal Cramp, Leg Cramp, Hand Cramp, Foot Cramp.
A hand may have specially named cramp called the Writer's Cramp or Writer's spasm. This occurs when a person writes for a long time without rest.

Causes of Cramps
Ascites
Medications
Dehydration
Menstruation
Overexertion
Inflexibility
Muscle fatigue
Lack Of Salt in Body
Too much Salt in Body
Exercising in the heat
Exposure to cold temperature
No warming up before exercise
Poor blood circulation in the legs
Depletion of salt,Magnesium and Potassium
Depletion of Calcium in Pregnant Women
Muscle cramped in one position for a long time
Malfunctioning nerves, due to spinal cord injury, pinched nerve

If not treated properly, Cramps may cause
Sciatica
Atherosclerosis
Blood Vessel Avulsion

Your First Aid
Stretch
Massage
Ice pack
Heating pad
Walk around
Jiggle the leg
Warm water bath
Stretch the calf muscles
Drink fluids with salt and sugar
Flex your foot up toward your knee

Body Part(s)

Whole Body

Materia Medica for Cramps

Single Herb

Viburnum Opulus ( Udvesta Chala ) for Difficult Menses

Viburnum Opulus ( Udvesta Chala in India ) is Antispasmodic in nature. It is useful for treating Menstrual Cramps. Especially in thighs.
Powder the dried Viburnum Opulus ( Udvesta Chala in India ). Boil 2 tablespoons of dried powder in a cup of water for l0-l5 minutes. Drink 2 to 3 times a day.
OR : Add quarter teaspoon of Viburnum Opulus ( Udvesta Chala in India ) tincture in half a glass of water. Drink it 2 to 3 times a day.
Note : It is advised that do not take it during menses. Take this before and after a week of your menstrual period.

Raspberry ( Rasabharii ) for Leg Cramps

Prepare a tea of Raspberry leaves. Drink it twice a day.

Chamomile ( Babunah ) for Leg Cramps

Drink Chamomile leaf tea once a day.

Clove ( Laung ) Oil for Cramps

Heat 2 teaspoons Clove ( Laung ) Oil. Massage on the affected part twice a day and cover.
Prepare an infusion by using half tablespoon Cayenne ( Lal Mirch ) powder per cup of boiling water. Take One tablespoon at a time.

Birch ( Bhoj Patra ) as an Analgesic

The essential oil of Birch ( Bhoj Patra ) can be applied externally to relieve Headache, Menstrual Cramps, Abdominal Cramps, Gout, Rheumatism and other pains.

Bladder Cherry for Cramps

Consume one Bladder Cherry thrice a day.

Pomelo for Cramps

Having Pomelo juice daily helps to reduce body cramps..
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Herbal Treatment For Cramps 1

Marjoram Essential Oil is sedative in nature and helps in reducing Pain. Lavender Essential Oil balances hormones and reduces Inflammation. Clary Sage Essential Oil relaxes the Muscles and stimulates Blood circulation. The combination of these Oils provides relief from Cramps.
Take the following :
Basil Oil : 5 drops
Lavender Oil : 2 drops
Peppermint Oil : 2 drops
Cypress Essential Oil : 2 drops
Clary Sage Essential Oil : 2 drops
Marjoram Essential Oil : 2 drops
Lavender Essential Oil : 2 drops
Clary Sage Essential Oil : 2 drops
Chrysanthemum Indicum Oil : 2 drops
Mix the above mentioned Oils in 5 ml of water. Shake them well. Pour 6 to 10 drops of this Oil blend in bathing water. Soak the affected area in the water for 30 minutes.
OR
Take 6 to 10 drops of this Oil blend. Add 2 to 3 teaspoons of any Carrier Oil ( Coconut, Jojoba ) in it. Mix well. Apply it to the affected area. Gently massage for 10 to 15 minutes. Do this twice a day.
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