7. Parsley Juice
Parsley juice works as a cleanser for the kidneys by promoting increased urine flow. This means it can help flush out harmful toxins and microorganisms present in the kidneys.
- Add 1 tablespoon of crushed fresh parsley or dried parsley to a cup of boiling water. Steep for 5 minutes, let the water cool and then strain it. Drink it twice daily for a couple of weeks to combat a kidney infection.
- You can also mix ¼ cup of parsley juice, ½ cup of water and a little honey and lemon juice. Drink it 2 times daily for 1 to 2 weeks.
Note: Parsley may help minimizing symptoms and promote recovery from a kidney infection, but it is advisable to consult your doctor before using this herb as it may interfere with certain medications.
8. Apple Cider Vinegar
Apple cider vinegar contains malic acid, which has antibacterial properties that can help in treating kidney infections. Plus, it can help balance pH levels in body and prevent the infection from spreading.
- Mix 1 tablespoon of organic apple cider vinegar and 2 teaspoons of honey in a glass of warm water.
- Drink it 2 times a day for a couple of weeks.