There are many home remedies that can be followed in order to reduce the pain and irritation caused by leucorrhoea. Read on to find out more about these helpful solutions.
Fenugreek seeds: Fenugreek seeds are beneficial in many diseases and disorders, including leucorrhoea. The seeds provide a soothing effect to the skin and mucous membranes. It helps to provide relief from irritation, swelling, and pain. Three teaspoons of fenugreek seeds can be boiled in approximately one liter of water for about half an hour. Strain the water and cool it. Drink this water for treating leucorrhoea effectively and quickly.
Guava Leaves: A decoction of guava leaves is frequently used to get rid of vaginal disorders. Boil some fresh guava leaves in about one liter of water for half an hour. Allow it to cool and then apply this on the vagina. Use this externally for vaginal irritation and discharge.
Coriander Seeds: Coriander is beneficial for giving relief from the symptoms of leucorrhoea. 10 grams of dry coriander seeds can be soaked in 100 ml of water overnight. This water should be drunk on an empty stomach the next morning. Doing this removes the toxins from the body and keeps the body healthy. Repeat this over a period of a week for best results.
Aloe Vera: Aloe vera helps in giving relief for condition such as leucorrhoea. It tones up the uterine tissue and helps to prevent the discharge of any abnormal fluids.
Neem: Neem or Azadirachta indica is also very useful for treating leucorrhoea. The juice obtained from the bark or rind of the neem plant should be taken along with white cumin seeds. Regularly drinking cow’s milk in the evening by adding a small amount of neem oil helps in curing leucorrhoea.
Rice and Water Decoction: A decoction made from rice and water is a very common and is an age-old remedy for white discharge. Boiling a half-fist full of rice in about one liter of water and then drinking this water after it cools can cure leucorrhoea. Also, adding the powder of jambul seeds into the boiled rice water is also known to cure the condition.
Mango: Mango can also be used as a home remedy to treat leucorrhoea. Decorticated kernels of mango can be made into a paste and applied inside the vagina for good results. The mango pulp made from ripe mangoes, when applied on the vagina, will help to give relief from the itching and irritation caused by leucorrhoea.
Okra: Okra or lady’s fingers are beneficial in curing leucorrhoea. A decoction made from about 200 grams of okra in one liter of water is helpful in the reduction of white discharge. This should be boiled on a low flame until the water reduces by half. Drinking this mixture will help in curing leucorrhoea. Try adding some honey or sugar to the decoction for improved taste.
Banyan or Fig Tree Bark: Douching the genital tract with a decoction of the bark of the fig tree or banyan tree is helpful in curing leucorrhoea. This will keep the vaginal tract healthy and clean.
Indian Gooseberry: The powder from dried Indian gooseberry, or amla, is beneficial for leucorrhoea. Take some powder and add honey or sugar to it. Amla seed with a crystalline form of sugar also called mishri can be taken orally. This can be taken with a glass of water or milk. This powder can also be made into a paste and applied over the vaginal tract. Repeat this twice daily for best results.
Bananas:Eating bananas is a good home remedy for leucorrhea. Eat one ripe banana early in the morning every day, along with clarified butter for beneficial results. Other preparations, such as vegetable dishes cooked using raw bananas or a combination of banana/amla juice, raw sugar or jiggery gives good results. One can consume vegetable preparations made in the form of cooked or raw banana meals as well.