Treatment of varicose veins at home: effective methods

Varicose veins – it is a chronic disease, in which you stretch, or stretch the venous vessels. Varicose veins occur not only in the veins of the legs (but it is the most common form), is able to develop and in the blood vessels of the internal organs. In all forms of varicose veins methods of treatment at home very similar.

The diagnosis of the disease make the doctor flebologo or a vascular surgeon, he himself defines how to treat the disease in a particular case. Treatment of the disease is based on two methods: conservative therapy , which is held in the home, and early intervention.

Depending on the degree of development of venous disease, varicose veins treatment at home can be:

  • The main treatment – only in the early stages of the disease. The appeal to the doctor in the phase of the onset of small edema stop or when you receive the vascular pattern in the walk, you can treat the disease at home.
  • Accessories treatment – when the execution of the initial stages of the disease, when the educational pathology requires specialized therapy, and conducted in the home of exercises designed to improve the outflow of blood, are a necessary complement to the basic treatment.
  • Quotes event after surgery to prevent further development of the pathology.

On the basis of varicose veins is the weakness of the connective tissue of the wall of venous vessels, and therefore, conservative treatment of the disease, first of all, aims to strengthen this wall. This therapeutic approach is fundamental, and allows you to treat varicose veins any type of localization: as the legs and the veins of the internal organs.

Also the treatment of varicose veins on the legs in the home requires carrying out a complex of additional activities:

  • Activities
  • Taking medications
  • Intake of preparations of vitamin
  • Change of diet
  • The external use of medicines
  • Gymnastics for the veins
  • Wear underwear compression
  • Exercises for the outflow of blood
  • Sleep with legs raised
  • Workflow optimization
  • How to get rid of the excess weight
  • The particular physical exercises
  • A life style change

Activities to strengthen the vascular wall

These methods aim to improve the permeability of the vascular wall venous, improves firmness and elasticity – the main direction of the treatment of varicose veins, including veins of the legs.

It includes:

  • The treatment of drugs, the composition of which enters diosmin, троксерутин, escin. Treatment with these drugs should only be prescribed by a doctor, that will take place the selection of funds, and will determine the multiplicity and duration of admission.
  • Treatment of means, made according to the recipes of traditional medicine.
  • Taking prepared the vitamin – showed that the permeability of the vascular wall biggest influence vitamins: rutin (vitamin P) and ascorbic acid. Therefore, for the prevention and treatment of the disease widely used a combination of these two vitamins .
  • Review the diet (see later in this article).
  • The application of ointments and gels.

The recipes of the funds

How to treat varicose veins home with the help of folk remedies:

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  • Alcohol tincture of flowers of the horse chestnut .Take 50 grams of flowers, them pour 500 ml of ethyl alcohol in a concentration of 50%. Leave the mixture for two weeks, every day of the agitation, then filter. Take 30-40 drops 3 times daily before meals for 30 days.
  • The infusion of nettle leaves. Take 2 tablespoons of dried herb nettle dioecious, pour 200 ml of boiling water, leave for 1 hour. The infusion of tension, take 60 ml 3 times a day. During the course of treatment of 30 days, a break of 15 days, repeat two times.
  • The infusion of hop cones. Two tablespoons of dried cones pour 200 ml of hot water, boil on a slow fire for 10 minutes, filter. Take 200 ml of infusion 2-3 times per day. Remember that causes drowsiness.
  • The solution of apple cider vinegar. To 200 ml of water, add 10 ml of apple cider vinegar, take a drink in the morning and evening. The recipe is contraindicated for people with peptic ulcer of the gastro-intestinal tract.

Recipes of ayurveda (indian medicine)

Ayurveda states that the properties tone the blood vessels of the veins of the legs have ginger, cardamom, nutmeg, ginseng, garlic. Here are some recipes:

  • Add 1 kg of honey 300 g of grated ginger, mix, take 1 tablespoon 2 times a day for 1 month.
  • Add 10 ml of aloe juice a small amount (the tip of a knife) or ginger cardamom, taken once a day for 10 minutes before eating. The course of treatment – 60 days.

The change of power

Useful products, that will help to treat varicose veins at home:

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  • All types of citrus fruits. The particular value of citrus fruit is a white intermediate layer between the top skin and flesh . The content of vitamin P (routine) citrus fruit it has no equal.
  • Fruits and vegetables dark red, blue, red-blue, purple colors: grape, black currant, beet, rose hips and other. Red-blue colouring give, in their bio-flavonoids – biologically active substances that strengthen the vascular wall.
  • Foods rich in rutin: apricots, cabbage, peas, walnuts, spinach, all types of salads, rhubarb, green tea, buckwheat;
  • Fish, which contain a complex of beneficial substances such as the elasticity of blood vessels, and the process of regeneration of damaged tissues.

From the diet of the patient to rule out coffee, black tea, tea, alcohol.

Creams and gels

The strengthening of the vascular wall of the veins of the legs need to spend not only inside but also outside. To do this, use creams and gels, the composition of which enters троксерутин, escin, heparin.

Also to treat varicose veins help alcohol lotions and body wraps using recipes of alternative medicine:

  • 50 grams of chestnut flowers pour 250 ml of 50% alcohol, insist in a dark place for 2 weeks, filter. Solution use it for compresses of the affected areas legs during the night.
  • Apple cider vinegar in its purest form to use externally – wipe sometimes walk 2 times a day. Compresses to dampen the cloth in vinegar, apply to a sick phase of the foot, wrap with plastic film, wrap the scarf wool, and 30 minutes of soaking , lift the legs.

Treat varicose veins on the legs, means for external use is only possible when the intact skin in humans.

Interventions aimed at improving the flow of venous blood

  1. Gymnastics, which aims at strengthening the walls of venous vessels in the legs. Make it so: when you step on the toe of the feet high heels have been torn from the floor 1 cm, and abruptly return to the starting position. Repeat this exercise 60 times, three times to 20 times with a pause between calls in 10 seconds. Repeat the exercise 5-6 times per day.
  2. Wear underwear of compression. We distinguish 5 types of compression: the degree zero (the prior) to the fourth (curative). The selection of linen for the degree of compression realized the doctor. Wear underwear compression prevents further progression of the disease, facilitates the flow of venous blood, improves the prognosis of the treatment.
  3. To improve the venous outflow, during the day, in the house, do the following exercise: lie on your back, raise your legs so that they are above the level of the heart, and hold them in this position for 20 minutes. Repeat the exercise at least 3 times a day.
  4. For the prevention of phenomena of stagnation in the venous vessels at night – put it on during sleep under foot cushion or a pillow.

Reduction of the load on the venous vessels of the legs

  • Optimization of the conditions of work, if she is tied up with a long stay in the foot: take frequent breaks, during which it is necessary or to walk, or to keep the feet in the raised position;
  • Reduce the weight of the body, if there are problems of overweight: adopt measures for its reduction, because it can be one of the factors triggering the disease.

Strengthen the muscles of the calf

The muscles of the calf are a kind of corset, which is considered venous vessels in good shape. Therefore, all physical exercises aimed at strengthening them, indirectly affect the ability of the venous wall to resist the traction. Strengthen the muscles of the tibia, contributes to regular walking, and also the following types of sports: running, aerobics, swimming, cycling. At the same time, patients varicose is not necessary to practice the sport, coupled with jumps (badminton, table tennis, volleyball and lifting weights.

The transition from sedentary, the sedentary lifestyle to an active contributes not only to strengthen the muscles of the calf, but and speeds up the congestion, and contributes to the optimization of the venous circulation in the legs.

The treatment of varicose veins on the legs in the house provides the integrated use of all of these activities. Only on this condition is efficient enough and able to treat the early stages of the disease.

The duration of this treatment is 2-3 months. After 6 months the patient it is necessary to pass another examination, the doctor. In the case of circulation by a professional and knowledgeable approach to treatment, it is sufficient to 1-2 courses for the cure of varicose veins the initial phase. Deal more in the execution phase of the disease at home, without a course of treatment specialized, practical, this leads only to the progression of the disease.