Most of you may recognize antiviral medicine as most suggested medication for genital herpes. Less people know about home remedy for genital herpes. Home remedy may never cure this disease but at least can relieve the pain, itchy and other discomfort feeling that resulting from the genital herpes outbreak. Feel curious about the type of home remedy? Get the answer as follow:
Overcome painful urination problem
Painful urination problem commonly occur during the primary outbreak. It is common to happen for woman. The pain itself caused by the acidic urine that passes over the open sores. The best home remedy for genital herpes especially this symptom is by sitting in a large bowl of warm water and urinate into that.
Boost the immune system
Maintaining your immune system is important to prevent any recurrent outbreak. What you can for this is changing your life style into a healthy one. Try to start with stop smoking, decrease your alcohol consumption, set balance diet, have qualified sleep, enough rest and avoid stress. Besides that, you also need to take proper nutrient that essential for your immune system like zinc, vitamin C and Echinacea.
Soothe the pain
One of most suggested home remedy to soothe the pain is aloe vera. Be sure that you use the natural plant or aloe vera gel that contains 99% of aloe vera. If you use the genuine aloe vera then you can start to trim the thorny edges and cut aloe stick. Chill in the fridge for about 45 minute before using it. If your choice is the gel then you can put the tube in the fridge to add the coolness. Apply it after take a shower.
Speed up the healing process
The key of home remedy is soothing the pain and reduce the discomfort feeling. One way to do is by taking salt water bath. Regular swimming in the ocean will speed up your healing process.