Gout is caused from an excess of uric acid in the joints. People who are on blood pressure medicine and are diabetic tend to suffer from gout more often than others. Gout may also be caused from an excess of purines in the diet (brewers yeast, beef, pork, organ meats etc), niacin supplementation and excess alcohol intake. Natural remedies can help with the symptoms of gout very nicely. Homeopathic remedies include:
- Benzoic acid has symptom such as joints cracking on motion, pain in Achilles tendon, bunion of great toe, gouty and asthmatic, urine hot, dark brown and strong foul odor.
- Ledum pal has a swollen big toe, that looks bruised and purple and is better for cold applications.
- Urtica Urens is usually used in a tincture from to clear excess crystals from the blood.
- Supplements such as digestive enzymes, quercitin and tart cherry juice may help reduce the inflammation of gout.
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