Medicinal plant remedies for joint pain

How to treat joint paint with natural medicine


What is joint paint?

These are pains which are located in the joints.

They hinder the movement and do not allow living with an adequate quality of life.

Symptoms of joint paint

Among the main symptoms of joint pain we have:

  • Severe pain in joints

  • Swelling

  • Redness

  • Warmth of the joint

  • Deformations

  • Etc.

Why does joint pain take place?

man with gout

Gout causes inflammation of the joints due to the accumulation of uric acid in the body. Drawing courtesy of ©

The main articulatory diseases which are responsible for joint pain are:

The following plants can be very useful to treat arthritis

  • Arthritis: Inflammation of the joint that causes severe pain, with inflammation of it and that usually ends with strain. The causes are usually the body’s own immune reactions, infections, wear, or the result of a metabolic process which accumulates a number of toxic end up inflaming the joint.

  • Reumathoid arthritis: It is a chronic unpredictable disease , in which there is inflammation of the lower extremity joints, affecting other organs of the body: bones, tendons, etc.

  • Osteoarthritis: Joint disease consisting of cartilage deformation, the result of degeneration or traumatic result thereof. Usually affects the hips, arms, knees or spine.

  • Gout: It is an inflammation of the joints caused by the storage of uric acid is deposited as crystals, damaging the joints and causing great pain.

Phytotherapy: Medicinal plant preparations for joint pain

Ababy with jaundice

Some medicinal plants used to treat joint pain

The following plants can be very useful to treat joint pain:

Phytotherapy of these diseases is discussed in detail in the following studies that would apply to the main diseases causing joint paint:

Rheumatoid arthritis


– Osteoarthritis

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Muscles and sinews
Muscular atrophy Bones and joints
Fibromyalgia Joint pain
Spasms/ache/cramps Back or spine ache
Muscle pain Neck pain
Tendinitis Sprains
bursitis Dislocations
Stomach ache Period pains
Sore throat Headache
Toothache Migraine
Written by Editorial Botanical-online team in charge of content writing

19 March, 2019

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