Bedwetting is a medical condition whereby a child urinates without waking up at night. The inability of the bladder to send signals to the brain cause this condition.
Also known as nocturnal enuresis, it starts as a child and can carry over to the age by which bladder control should have been learned. This means not only the child but some teenagers, adults and elderly may also face this condition
Bedwetting can be an embarrassing situation not only for a child but also for the parent. This can affect the self-confidence and mental state of your child adversely.
Over the counter drugs serve just as the masks of outer symptoms which may come back any time in a more potent state.
Here comes the power of natural treatments such as homeopathy which treats and considers the mental, emotional and behavioral patterns before prescribing the homeopathic remedies.
And the best part is that you can take these remedies alongside the conventional treatments.
It will be helpful if you can complement your efforts in treating this condition with the natural bedwetting solutions listed below as
One of the natural cures for bedwetting that works is to train them to control the urge to urinate.
Initially, you should ask them to wait for few minutes then you can slowly extend this duration up to an hour or so.
This will strengthen their bladder muscles and nerves to hold the urine for the larger duration.
Also, it increases the size of the bladder to hold urine in large quantity.
Another activity which you can do alongside this exercise is to keep a check on the time at which they urinate at night just after sleeping.
If it is just after 1 hour or so, try to avoid them giving any liquids an hour before sleeping.
An alarm with a sensor is to be placed in your child pajamas.
Upon slight hint of wetness, the buzzer goes active and wakes up the child so that he can finish urinating by visiting the toilet.
Within some weeks, your child will get used to it and start waking up by himself to use the toilet instead of wetting the bed.
This alarm can be used as desired or up to the time when your child learns to develop urine control.
Bedwetting condition has been linked to several causes such as a small bladder, undeveloped nerves, urinary infection, diseases, constipation, etc.
As these causes may require a specialized help such as homeopathy, herbal treatments should be taken complementary to such treatments.
So some of the herbs which can be taken are
- Corn silk
Note: Do consult a naturopath before giving herbal remedies to your child.
Homeopathy: the most popular natural cure of all the alternative medicine system tries to heal the patient by using the concept” like cures like”.
The same substance which is liked to cause disease in the first place is used as a healing agent in the highly diluted state.
This stimulates the immune system to naturally heal the body.
The top homeopathic medicines for bedwetting in adults are Causticum, Kreosote ,Cina, Lycopodium and borax. Do consult a homeopath before taking these remedies.
By suggesting them in their unconscious state to stay dry or to use a toilet.
By focussing on the nerve that exists in the vertebrate and can improve the communication between the bladder and nervous system, chiropractic treatments also serves beneficial.
Apart from bedwetting treatments, you can implement certain lifestyle changes which can help manage this condition.
Keep a track of your child’s habits, triggers, drinking habits so you can very well outline the factors that can be cared for so that this condition can be managed.
Try to limit his water intake in the evening and night. Make him drink more water during the daytime.
Avoid caffeine-containing drinks such as tea and coffee.
Though this can be an embarrassing situation not only for the child but for the parents as well, don’t punish the child. Instead, motivate him even for small improvements he makes.
Check your child’s bathroom habits.
The over the counter medicines can in long run affect your child’s hormones and growth rate.
Using the above list of natural bedwetting solutions, you are giving your child a safe and non-addictive environment to heal from bedwetting condition.
If you still have any doubt or concerns, please feel free to drop me a message at info@RChomeopathy.com.au and I will get back to you soon.
Note: Do not self-medicate any of the remedies listed above . Consult a qualified homeopath.