Top Natural Pain Relievers For Chronic Pain

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Top Natural Pain Relievers For Chronic Pain

Are you looking for natural pain relievers for chronic pain? There are many natural options that you can choose to relief your pain. However, for chronic pain relief, you need to pick the ones that you can use often and safely. So, beside they have to work as good as NSAIDs, they should fulfill those criteria.

 

Ginger

As one of the natural pain relievers, this herb has very potent anti-inflammatory substances in it known as gingerols. They seem to have anti-inflammatory effect by regulating the chemicals that induce the inflammation.

According to some studies, ginger is able to give some improvement on people who suffered from muscle or chronic pain, and also gave some relief to majority of the people who have painful osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis. In India, this underground rhizome has actually been used as a medicine for treating this condition since long time.

Besides that, ginger also has thinning effect on the blood. That’s why, the clotting will less likely to happen. This will make the blood circulation run well too, especially in the inflamed area.

 

White Willow Bark

This natural pain relief is known as natural aspirin. It contains salicylic acid, salicin, and apigenin which are aspirin-like substances. Those substances give anti neuralgic, analgesic, and anti-inflammatory effects.

According to the 2008 study on people who have mild to fairly severe hip and knee pain, White Willow Bark shows to be as effective as the conventional drug by lessening the pain. It’s also suggested that this herbal remedy may also be used to address the acute condition of joint/back pain, or osteoarthritis.

Long term usage can still be a problem. It can irritate the stomach. However, this herb is a lot safer than NSAIDs. Some countries that have been used it for many years are Europe, North and South America, and China.

 

Devil’s Claw

This herb is actually a plant from sesame family in South Africa and has anti-inflammatory compounds in it. It’s known to have diuretic, sedative, and analgesic effect.

It has been very popular also in German and Europe for treating conditions such as neck / lower back / knee / hip pain, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, tendonitis, gout, and bursitis.

Based on some research, Devil’s Claw indicates as beneficial as over the counter drugs such as Acetaminophen and Ibuprofen. But, it’s healthier and has fewer adverse side effects.

 

Enzymes

They are known as proteins that present in every cell in the body. As the catalysts, every chemical reactions in the body need them to make the process happen or to speed up the process, including scar tissue formation, inflammation and pain.

Enzymes in the form of systemic enzymes are designed to work in all organs and systems in human body. One of the well-known benefits is addressing inflammation. Unlike the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs that destroy all protein chains called CICs including the helpful ones, they only destroy the bad protein chains.

CIC (circulating immune complex) is the one that cause pain and swelling. Treating inflammation related conditions with systemic enzymes can bring the reduction of the recovery time and support our overall health and wellness as well.

The benefits of those herbs as natural pain relievers are undeniable. But, in order to gain the desire result, it really needs times. Although herbs should be consumed with care, those are still considered safer alternatives even if they’re consumed often compare to NSAIDs.

 

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