Fracture is a disease of the Bones.
A crack or a complete break in the bone is Fracture.
It may break completely or cracked.
The whitish connective tissues making up the major portion of the skeleton are bones.
The Skeleton system supports the body.
When a bone is either hit or a person falls,it may break or develop a crack. In all cases other organs of the body also suffer.
Fracture not only causes pain but associated with Bruising, Swelling and Trauma too.
Fracture is characterized as
Incomplete Fracture : The bone cracks but does not break.
Complete Fracture : The bone breaks in to two or more parts.
Compound or Open Fracture : The bone breaks through the Skin and exposed.
Simple Fracture : It is just a simple fracture.
The specific types of fractures that may occur are
Green stick Fracture
Vertebral compression Fracture
In normal practice there is only one remedy to immobilize the limb or 'set ' the bones and allow the body to heal itself. This process may take a long time. Herbs may hasten the process.
Causes of Fracture
Hurt to Tendons
Fall from a height
Tearing of the Periostium
Laceration of the nerves
If not treated properly, Fracture may cause
Note : When the bone fractures
The Periostium tears
The Muscles get ruptured
The nerves get Lacerated
The Tendons get hurt
In addition there may be
Therefore, the treatment of a fracture should be a course of remedies to cater for some or all of the above problems.
The Orthodox System of medicine relies mainly on immobilization and waits for the body to heal itself.
But Herbpathy has solutions for all of the above.
Herbs have been used for centuries to repair all of the above on a fast track. Herbs are there to ensure the growth of the bone at twice the normal speed.
When the cause is injury, the answer is Arnica.
The symptom or the disease may be any, and the occurrence may be immediate or later in life. The answer still is Arnica.
Materia Medica for Fracture
Drynaria Roosii for Fracture
of Drynaria is used for internal and External application. It can be taken orally or with Blood activating Analgesics. It is used to cure traumatic injuries, injuries of Soft tissues and Bone, Stagnant swelling and Pain.
This herb enters the Kidney and treats Bone. The tincture is used for Fracture, Trauma healing and Bone-reuniting.
It enhances the Blood flow and dissolves Stasis. It reunites fractured tendons and Bones. It helps in reducing swelling and alleviates pain.
It stops the bleeding caused by incised wounds and broken collaterals.
Arjun for Fracture
Bark powder mix with Honey. Apply on the affected part.
Arjuna is a good remedy in Fracture. It promotes quick healing of broken bones.
Make the powder of Arjuna bark. Take one teaspoon of any powder with milk thrice a day.
Mix plant juice of Winged Treebine with Sesame oil. Boil it. Apply over fractured areas.
OR : Consume 3 g root powder of Winged Treebine. You may also apply it over fractured areas by adding some hot water in it.
Prepare a tea made from the roots of Comfrey. Take 2-3 times a day.
Have a bowl of pineapple daily. It is rich in Bromelain which helps to reduce the swelling.
Boron for Fracture
Have two Boron Capsules two times a day.
Bone fractures require Arnica both externally and internally. It alleviates Tumefaction and Swelling. It will relieve pain and soreness. It is 'the' remedy for the twitching of the muscles in the case of fractures. Fractures are usually accompanied by twitching muscles. It just happens. The patient has no control over them.
Have 3-4 tablets of Arnica two times a day.
Prepare a decoction made from the roots of White Bryony. Take two times a day.
Prepare a decoction of the leaves of Boneset. Take one cup two times a day.
Prepare an infusion of the flowers of St John's Wort. Have one glass two times a day
Prepare a decoction of dried leaves of Rue. Take two times a day.
Take 5 g Lepidium Sativum seeds with lukewarm water. It helps in fast healing of Fracture.
Betel ( Pan ) Leaves for Fracture
Calcium is an essential element for bones. A betel leaf contains 10 times more calcium if compare to a glass of milk.
Apply slaked lime over a betel leaf using a pointing device. Eat a leaf a day. It helps to repair the fractured bones.
Soak Ashoka Bark in water overnight. The next morning, make a paste by grinding it. Apply this paste on injured bones. Multiple Herbs How to Use Herbal Treatment? Click Here +
Herbal Treatment For Fracture 1
With this cup of tea calcium supplement is also needed. Prepare a decoction of the following herbs.
4 table spoon of Horse tail grass
3 tablesoon of comfrey root
2 parts of oat
1part of lobeila
Have two cups two times a day.
Herbal Treatment For Dipsacus for Fracture
It helps in healing the Hip fractures particularly in old age.
Dry and take 1 teaspoon of Dipsacus, Rehmannia, Dong Quai, Angelica, Achyranthes and half teaspoon of Moutan, Cnidium , Carthamus and Eucommia. Make a decoction of the herbs. Take one dose of 10ml for a week.