Garlic contains various medicinal qualities on account of which it successfully treats several conditions, including that of uterine fibroids. It is widely acknowledged for its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory characteristics that inhibit the occurrence of abnormal growths and uterine fibroids. Thus, it is suggested to consume its 4 – 5 cloves daily.
– Indian gooseberry
Ayurveda constitutes a part of holistic medicine that relies on natural substances for treating several conditions. It emphasizes the use of Indian gooseberry as it is, inter-alia an immunomodulator and a antioxidant. It is advised to combine finely grinded Indian gooseberry and honey, in equal proportions, for consuming regularly.
The American Journal of Epidemiology quoted that an intake of 4 or > serving of dairy products regularly, primarily milk, decreased the risks of developing uterine fibroids amongst african women. Investigators are of the opinion that the calcium derived from milk lessens the cell proliferation. Hence, dairy products should be added to the diet.
– Blackstrap molasses
Blackstrap molasses is a rich source of iron and is also thought to shrink uterine tumors / growths, including fibroids. As the compound is endowed with impressive contents of iron, it assists in warding off possibilities of anemia occurring on account of heavy bleeding triggered by uterine fibroids. It might be mixed with milk in lieu of sugar.
– Apple cider vinegar
Apple cider vinegar constitutes another simple home remedy for resolving uterine fibroids. This compound assists in detoxifying the system and facilitating fat / weight loss. Although it remains to be established, this compound is thought to shrink uterine tumors. It is recommended to consume 1 tsp of this compound in water, every day.
– Castor oil
A castor oil massage of the abdomen enables its being absorbed, resulting in an enhanced circulation and a rise in the lymphocyte count. Raised levels of lymphocytes enable a better protection against disease-causing toxic substances. Castor oil also has ricinoleic acid that combats the inflammation / pain arising due to uterine fibroids
Another simple home remedy for treating an instance of uterine fibroids, involves using chasteberry. This herb assists in decreasing the inflammation, lessen the estrogen level and normalizing the hormonal equilibrium. It is suggested to consume 1 tsp of this herb’s tincture, up to 4 times daily. However, this herb may interfere with contraceptives.
– Milk thistle
The herb milk thistle’s medicinal use has been observed to decrease the incidence of uterine fibroids. It effectively metabolizes the un-required estrogen that facilities its removal from the system. This hormone encourages the growth of uterine tumors. It is advised to consume 1 tsp of this herb’s tincture, three times every day.
The herb dandelion aids in detoxifying the liver. A malfunctioning liver, on account of accumulated toxins, disables adequate removal of the excess hormones and invariably leads to uterine fibroids. It is recommended to boil & steep 3 tbsp of dandelion root in about 200 ml of water for straining and consuming as tea up to 3 times, every day.
– Burdock root
Burdock root compliments metabolization of estrogen by augmenting the functions of liver. Thus, it aids in removing the excess of this hormone and decreases the occurrence of uterine fibroids. This herb is also rich in the lingnan arctigenin and hence, shrinks the uterine fibroids. It may be consumed as tea or as 1 tsp of its tincture, thrice daily.
– Green tea
Green tea has a substance called epigallocatechin gallate. This substance restricts the growth of uterine fibroids, ultimately raising the ratio of their death. This substance is also an antioxidant, antiproliferative and anti-inflammatory agent that decreases the symptoms of uterine fibroids. 2 – 3 cups of green tea may be consumed, every day.