Natural treatment of breast cancer
Home remedies for breast cancer
Functions of natural treatment on breast cancer
Given the mortality of this type of cancer, what prevails is a precocious diagnosis of the ilness. The specialist must determine what treatment to follow based on the conditions of the patient and the evolution of the disease.
The natural treatment of breast cancer works as a complement of the conventional treatments, among which surgery, the use of x-ray, chemotherapy, etc., can be included
Natural treatment advice for breast cancer
From the point of view of the natural medicine, we can consider the following advice:
Phytotherapy for breast cancer
The main function of phytotherapy in the treatment of the breast cancer includes the use of a series of plants which functions would be the following ones:
Herbal remedies for breast cancer
Among the main plants we can consider:
Mistletoe: (Viscum album) Although tests with patients of breast cancer still do not exist, apparently the injections of a derivative of mistletoe, called Iscador, increase the immunity corporal and they inhibit the growth of the cancerous cells.Applied after the treatment, it prevents the tumor from reproducing (Consult the doctor for a prescription, since it is only given with medical prescription)
Guanabana or soursop (Annona muricata) Seeds, leaves and, to a lesser extent, the fruits of soursop, have more than 50 different acetogenins, some components with properties against different types of cancer: skin cancer, pancreas, prostate and breast cancer. (See more information)
Siberian Ginseng: (Eleutherococcus senticosus) Like mistletoe, the liquid extract of Siberian ginseng increases the immunity when it is used of a regular way in approximated periods of a month.
Agave (Agave americana) The cleansing properties of agave could be useful in preventing the development of breast cancer (Infusion of 5 tablespoons of dried leaves per liter of water. Take a couple of cups a day)
Green tea (Camellia sinensis) the green tea extract prevents the appearance of cancers, including breast cancer. The usual dose would be around 500 daily mgs distributed in two takings.
Vine (wine-yielding Vitis) the extract of grape seeds prevents the appearance of cancers, including breast cancert. The dose is around 100 daily mgs, when beginning the day.
Saint John's wort (Hyperycum perforatum) the extract of Saint John's wort is used to help stopping the expansion of the cancerous cells.
John's wort oil
Yew: (Taxus brevifolia) a derivative of the crust of the American yew, call taxol, is used, in combination with other treatments, to cure breast cancer when metastasis has not taken place and after extirpating the breast (mastectomy) to protect the patient of possible relapses. (Consult the specialist so that he or she provides the most suitable dose and informs on the contraindications).
Yew: (Taxus baccata) taxotere is a derivative of the European yew that is used to fight the cancer of breast in the phases of metastasis: (Consult the specialist so that her or she provides the most suitable dose and informs on the contraindications)
Guarana: (Paullina cupana) The ABC School of Medicine of Sao Paulo (Brazil) noted the effects of guarana supplementation in patients with breast cancer with chemotherapy.
Hops: (Humulus lupulus) Modern investigations point out the possibility that this plant can inhibit the growth of the cancerous cells, especially in breast cancer.
More information on breast cancer in the listing above.
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This material is for informational purposes only. In case of doubt, consult the doctor.