- These pages are intended for sufferers who have had their ailment professionally diagnosed by a qualified medical practitioner...
- These pages are intended for sufferers who have had their ailment professionally diagnosed by a qualified medical practitioner. Self Diagnosis can be extremely dangerous as many serious conditions can mimic more simple ones. If you are not satisfied with the results from one doctor, be confident and ask for a second opinion. Doctors are only human, their knowledge cannot be all-encompassing and we all make mistakes.
- Make sure you have read the pages on Aloe Vera side effects, who can use Aloe Vera and good quality Aloe Vera first.
- If you are currently on medication or undergoing medical treatment consult your doctor first.
Can Aloe Vera cure, help, treat or prevent Kidney Stones?
The following information is for humans with Kidney Stones
Introduction to Kidney Stones
Kidney Stones are formations of phosphate and calcium oxalate or of uric acid crystals and are of various sizes. They can be found on the inner ducts of the kidney and sometimes stay there for long periods of time. When they become detached and obstruct the utinary tract they cause terrible pain.
The are caused by:
a)excess mineral salts in the water being drunk
b)excessive cons.umption of carbonated drinks and some other alkaline sunstances.
c)a high intake of red meats and other foods containing acids.
Using Aloe Vera for Kidney Stones
This text refers to Aloe Vera as defined on our page Good Quality Aloe Vera. We also strongly recommend you read the FAQ: How Much Aloe Vera Should I Drink?
How long will it take for Aloe Vera to work with Kidney Stones?
Be sure to consult your doctor if the pain is intense. This depends very much on the length of time the ailment has been in existence (noting that the first few weeks and months are not often not noticed by the sufferer until the stone comes loose), the sufferers general state of health and diet, and of course the quality of Aloe and Vitamin C being used.
As a very general rule of thumb allow one month for every year with Kidney Stones.