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

General Name
Medical Name
Rickets Symptoms
Poor Bones
Delayed Growth
Muscle Pain
Weak Tooth
Bow shaped Legs
Bone Pain
Muscle Cramps
Protruding Abdomen
Bones get easily Fracture
Tenderness In Arms
Tenderness In Legs
Tenderness In Pelvis
Tenderness In Spine
Deformities in Teeth
Progressive weakness
Impaired growth of body
Deformities in Skeletal System
Abnormal shape of Skull

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Rickets is a disease of the Bones.
The disease caused by deficiency of Vitamin D, Calcium and Phosphate is Rickets.
It makes the bones soft, weak and out of shape. It causes bow shaped legs. The bones become prone to fractures.
Vitamin D regulates the level of Calcium and Phosphate in the body. It is needed to develop strong bones and keeps them in shape.
When the Skin is exposed to sunlight it releases Vitamin D. Deficiency of Vitamin D causes abnormal accumulation of calcium in the body. The bones get

Rickets that is caused by the malfunctioning of the Kidneys is known as Kidney or Renal rickets. Normally, the Kidneys also regulates the calcium and phosphate in the Body. Any damage to kidneys causes loss of Phosphate and Calcium in the body , as a result it give rise to the Rickets.

The deficiency of Vitamin D in the Body makes the bones soft and it is known as Osteomalacia. It occurs in adult. Osteomalacia is dealt with separately on this portal.

Causes of Rickets
Environment condition
Deficiency of Vitamin D
Deficiency of Calcium
Deficiency of Phosphate

If not treated properly, Rickets may cause
Bone Deformities

A list of home remedies are given that may help in Rickets.
1. Eat Calcium rich foods like: Cheese, Milk, Yogurt, Green Vegetables, Sesame, Tofu, Spinach, Celery and Parsley.
2. Eat Vitamin D rich foods such as : Tuna fish, Salmon, Egg Yolks and Cheese, Milk Etc...
3. Eat Phosphorus rich Foods : Milk, Cheese, Cabbage, Carrot, Broccoli and Eggs.
4. Eat Vegetables like Spinach, Onion, Garlic, Cabbage, Broccoli, Kale and Collard.
5. Eat Foods that are listed below.
Black Beans
6. Fruits Like Oranges, Banana,Figs and Apples.

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Calcium for Rickets

Calcium is an essential mineral required by the Bones. However it is not manufactured in the body and is absorbed by the foods we eat.
Add Calcium rich foods to daily diet such as Sesame, Soya beans, Tofu and Diary products.

Cod Liver Oil for Rickets

Cod Liver Oil is rich in Vitamin A, D and Omega 3 fatty acids.
Take one capsule of Cod Liver oil daily. It accomplished the need of essential minerals in the body.

Horsetail for Rickets

Take 1 teaspoon of dried Horsetail and boil it in water for 10 min. Drink this tea once in a day.
It enhances the strength of the Bones.

Dandelion for Rickets

Dandelion is a rich source of a number of nutrients like Vitamin A, B, C and D and Calcium, Magnesium, Potassium and Zinc. These minerals promotes bone strength and help in treating Rickets.
Or Boil a few leaves of Dandelion leaves in water and take it every day.

Stinging Nettle for Rickets

Like Dandelion, Stinging Nettle is also a rich source of Nutrients. It contains, Potassium, Iodine, Silica, Vitamin A, B, C and E. These minerals help in treating Rickets.
Take 5 to 8 drops of mother tincture, 2 times in a day.
Make an infusion of Nettle leaves and take 2 times in a day.
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Herbal Treatment For Rickets

Boil 1/4 cup of the Drumstick Leaf juice and pour a glass of Milk ( Dudh ). Drink it twice a day.
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Prerna Dass ( Kolkata West Bengal )
01 Mar 2016
I have a son, 4 years old. He is bow legged. Does not walk as a 4 yr old should. Some one suggested homwopathy. I am skeptical. Should I go in for it.
Mr. Woodington
01 Mar 2016
I have been using homeopathy for my chronic health problems for a couple years now and most work really well. It is usually mjuch cheaper than conventional medicines. Everything is natural ingredients so as not to hurt the child.Just read everything mentioned in this site about condition.
01 Mar 2016
Dear Mr. Woodington
Thank You.
You are absolutely right.
This advice is for educational purpose only. It is not intended to replace a doctor. Please consult your doctor before taking any herb.
01 Mar 2016
Dear Prerna Dass
We advise you to give just one dose of Calcaria Carb to your son. Remember give just one single dose that's it.
This advice is for educational purpose only. It is not intended to replace a doctor. Please consult your doctor before taking any herb.
Malti S ( India/Maharashtra )
05 Nov 2020
Hi Team, I am 32 year old and I have vitamin D & B12 deficiency, is there any solution to increase vitamin D & B12? any ayurvedic or homeopathy solution for this?
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