Urethral Stricture Homeopathic Remedies and Treatment:
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stricture. Examples of straddle injury are getting hit by cycle bar, falling
and affecting the scrotum. Other specific causes including pelvic fracture,
catheter insertion, radiation and surgery performed on the prostate.
- Pelvic fracture associated urethral disruption
occurs in the severe pelvic fracture.
- Blunt trauma to perineum compresses the bulbar
urethra against pubic symphysis, causing a crush injury.
Tumors located in close proximity of urethra, untreated
like gonorrhea also causes the urethral stricture.
urethral stricture, even decades after original surgery.
Splaying of urinary stream
Straining for urination.
Pain during urination
Urinary tract infection
Inability to empty the bladder
Blood in urine (hematuria)
Semen in urine (semenuria)
Discharge from urethra
Reduced ejaculation force
Risk factors for urethral stricture:
Most men are at risk compared to women.
Who have had one or more STI’s (sexually
Who has used a catheter
Who have urethritis
Who has prostate enlargement?
Reviewing the complaints, medical history and
Performance of physical examination. Observing the
penis for redness, hardness, and swelling.
measuring the rate of flow during urination
analyzing the physical and chemical properties
of urine (urine culture)
Measuring the size of urethral opening and tests
for chlamydia, gonorrhea (urethral culture).
Examination of prostate and screening for
prostate cancer and measurement of prostate-specific antigen (PSA)
Imaging and endoscopic studies are necessary to
confirm the diagnosis and identifying the cause of urethral stricture.
Common imaging and endoscopic tests are,
Ultrasound of urethra
flow of urination, the betterment of complaints like pain, redness, swelling and
dribbling of urination and avoiding the possible complications of urethral
Treatments available in Allopathy:
Urethral dilatation – widening of
the stricture. This procedure will be done under general anaesthesia and involves
passing thin metal rod into urethra. Slowly widens the stricture until no
this procedure, flow of urine improves; emptying bladder will reduce the
urinary tract infection.
with this procedure, pain while passing urination, bleeding, passing urine more
often are the complications. Recurrence of stricture may often occur.
Optical Urethrotomy – internal cutting
along stricture. This procedure will be done under general anaesthesia and it
is a simple surgery using the special telescopic electric knife to remove the
part of stricture which is blocking the flow. Complete stricture cannot be
removed with this procedure.
reduce possible infections.
within two weeks. Possible
complications with this procedure are pain while passing urine, hematuria,
infections and recurrence of stricture.
Urethroplasty – open repair of stricture.
It is a surgical repair of urethra. Depending on length and location of
urethral stricture, options available are,
Excision of stricture and reconnection of
Excision of stricture and reconnection with
Graft reconstruction alone.
urination improved and urinary tract infections are reduced. Person can go back
to normal life after four weeks of surgery.
complications with this surgery includes,
Injury to adjacent organs and structures and
Possible changes in sexual functions, like, poor
erection, penile curvature and changes in ejactulation may occur.
Holmium laser endourethrotomy – It is
laser operation of urethral stricture, which doesn’t require much time and less
possibility of infection. In this technique, person need not to stay too long
in hospital and simple procedure to remove the stricture urethra with laser.
Less post operative pain.
Less post operative infection.
Recovery is faster than normal surgical
Urine flow improves.
of recurrence of stricture are one of the complications.
Urethral stricture treatment with Ayruveda:
For urethral stricture treatment, they use both oral and local applicants. They
claim that prescribed use of oral medication like kashyam and powders along
with milk and medicinal application of oils to urethra will relieve the
complaints like, flow of urine improves, pain and swelling and other associated
complaints are completely relieved and recurrence of urethral stricture are
Urethral stricture treatment with Homeopathy:
which main aim is to relieve the complaints in mild, gentle and permanent way.
Person to be treated mentally, emotionally and physically, as a whole, which
improves the health and living style. In urethral stricture treatment, for
allopathy there is no medical treatment instead of surgical interventions which
leaves some complications. But in homeopathy there is wide range of medicines
are there to prescribe, according to the totality of the complaints.
Flow of the urine improves
Associated complaints like pain, swelling
Urethral stricture due to injury or hurts is
treated with root cause.
Urethral stricture due to urinary tract
infections or gonorrhoea like STD’s are treated with homeopathic medications
which relieves the stricture complaints.
Prostatic problems or other complaints which
causes urethral stricture are treated with homeopathy which successfully
relieves the complaints.
It eases the flow of urine, dribbling of urine
and urine retention.
It acts on urinary muscles and membranes to
avoid further progression and complications of complaints.
It will reduce or prolong the chances of
recurrence of urethral stricture.
Homeopathy relieves the complaints after
dilations and other surgical procedures.
Side effects of other conventional treatments or
surgical procedures are treated with homeopathy without any side effects.
Homeopathic rubrics for urethral strictures:
Urethra, stricture, bruised pain in testes with
Urethra, stricture, convulsive, spasmodic
Urethra, constriction, convulsive, spasmodic
Urethra, constriction, urination during
Urethra, haemorrhages, gonorrhoea, after
Urethra, haemorrhages, urination, after
Urethra, inflammation, chronic
Urethra, narrowing of
Urethra, pain, drawing.
Urethra, pain, agonising
Urethra, pain, drawing, urination after
Urethra, pain, dragging, extending to bladder
Bladder, urination, difficult
Bladder, urination, dribbling by drops
Bladder, urination, dribbling by drops,
Bladder, urination, dysuria, stricture with
Bladder, urination, interrupted
Bladder, urination, unsatisfactory, bladder was
not emptying, as if dribbling
Urethra, gonorrhoea, suppressed.
Best remedies for urethral stricture:
conium, indigo, kali iod, merc, petroselinum, sulph iod.
bladder. Urgent and ineffectual effort to urinate, with painful emission, drop
by drop. Urination is difficult, weak and scattered. Urine is pale yellow or
deep red coloured. Flow of sanguineous mucus from bladder. Emission of blood. Purulent
urine. Burning and smarting on urination. Incisive pain in the front part of
urethra during and after urination. Sharp, tearing, incisive pains, successive
pulling and pulsations in the urinary organs. Burning, stinging and tearing in
kidneys. Pressing pain in the kidneys extending to bladder along ureters
relieved by pressing upon glans. Exceedingly painful sensibility of the region
of bladder on touching.
on commencing to urinate. Stitching sensation in urethra extending to abdomen. Contraction
in urethra, with urine stopping suddenly or flowing drop by drop. Jerk like
tearing pain in the front part of urethra during intervals. Purulent urine. Urine
is turbid, milky with violent pain while passing last drops.
of deep coloured urine. Incontinence of urine. Painful emission of urine. Micturition
in thin stream from stricture. Urine is
cold when passed. Foetid, strong smelled urine like horse’s urine. Smarting and
burning pain in urethra while passing urine. Swelling of orifice of urethra. Needle
like stitches in orifice of urethra. Ulcers in urethra. Discharge of mucus
sanguineous kind of.
micturition. Discharge of mucus from urine. Frequent emission of urine with
scanty flow. Urine is bloody or turbid with deposits of red slimy sand. Involuntary
discharge of urine especially during night. Burning pain in urethra. Stricture urethra
after chronic urethritis.
of urine. Burning pain during micturition. Burning during and after urination. Pulling
and pressure in urethra extending to bladder. Contraction in urethra with
soreness in that region. Swelling at urethra with soreness when touched, intermittent
stream of urine with violent pain dragging to bladder. Urine is watery colourless,
brown and bloody. Severe alternating pains which changes position frequently. Associated
with great anxiety. Old cases of gonorrhoea.
Pain in the urethra with soreness on pressure and while stooping. Frequent desire for urination with passage of
only few drops. Urine is scant and high coloured with thirstlessness. Incontinence
of when coughing and other circumstances. Burning and stinging pain in urethra,
as if scalded. Bladder is very painful
after tenesmus and after urination. Urine is dark, frothy and sediments like
urinating. Smarting pain in urethra with sensation of excoriation, even during
emission of semen during coition. Motion excites and aggravates pain in
urethra. Burning pain in urethra during and after urination but more after
urination. Stitching and shooting pains extending to loins and thighs. Urine is pale yellow, slimy and gelatinous.
and shooting pain urethra especially after urination. Viscid mucus mixed with
blood, which cannot be passed without severe pain. Urine flow drop by drop
stops suddenly and doesn’t begin to flow for some moment. Pressure in the
bladder with violent stitching pain bladder which is more while walking and
better by sitting.
contraction of urethra with pain in bladder. Painful emission of small
quantities of turbid urine. Frequent desire to urinate with difficulty in
urination associated with thirstlessness.
of urination with scanty flow. Flow of urine is like drop by drop. Urine is
deep coloured, turbid and offensive smell. Thick, hard sediments of mucus from
urine. Discharge of blood from urethra. Pulsating, shooting pains in urethra even
not urinating. Thick greenish discharge from urethra from gonorrhoea.
micturition. Discharge of mucus with urine. Frequent emission of urine with
scanty, bloody and foetid flow of urine. Burning of urethra. Stricture urethra
after chronic urethritis.
in the morning with scanty and painful flow of urine. Stricture urethra. Shooting
pain in bladder extending to urethra. Urine is thick, whitish and creamy.
urethral stricture cases. But proper case taking and drawing the personality of
the patient by taking totality of mental, emotional and physical symptoms of
the patient, analysing and repertorising the symptoms will give a correct
constitutional remedy which suits the person. With this classical homeopathy we
can treat the cases of urethral stricture by relieving from complaints,
improving the well being of the person and reducing the complications of the
case. But at the same time we have to understand our scope and limitations with
homeopathic system of medicine. This process will give us successful cases.