Heal the Burn
If you have been stung by Uritica dioica, you do not have to suffer long from the burning and itching. There are several ways in which you can elevate your discomfort. Jewelweed and dockweed are traditional, natural remedies that have been used for centuries.
juice from the stem and leaves of plants found in the genus
Impatiens, commonly known are jewelweed, are used by people
throughout the world to elevate the sting of
pecies such as Rumex obtusifolius (broad-leaved dock)
and Rumex crispus ( is
simply working to relieve symptoms of stinging nettles.
(curled dock) are particularly common in North America. To treat symptoms from stinging nettles, the leaves of a dock plant can be crushed and the juices rubbed on the irritated area. There are also no known properties of this plant that actually cure the symptoms of stinging nettles, but many people believe that dock is an effective treatment to the sting of Urtica dioica. There may be unknown chemical compounds in these plants or the placebo effect
is simply working to relieve symptoms of stinging nettles.
There are also many topical creams that can be
purchased to alleviate the itch caused by stinging nettles. These products
can be purchased in drug stores and often contain .
that can be purchased to alleviate the itch caused by stinging nettles. These products can be purchased in drug stores and often containhydrocortisone
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