Reviewed By: Pramod Kerkar, MD, FFARCSI

The kidneys help to detoxify and remove impurities from the blood, as well as waste products in the urine; so, they are one of the most important organs of the human body. The kidney stones are formed when they are not able to process these toxins efficiently.

When this happens, an accumulation of unprocessed crystallized minerals is created, causing pain, creating kidney stones and possibly even blocking the flow of urine.

What Can I Drink to Dissolve Kidney Stones?

Currently, there are drugs that can help remove kidney stones effectively. However, these have side effects and do not act efficiently in all cases. Luckily, there are natural alternatives such as juices, which can stimulate the removal of kidney stones and prevent them from re-forming.

Grapefruit and Aloe Vera Juice

This recipe was published in 2003 in the book “The Science Principles and Practices of Herbal Medicine”, as a good remedy to remove kidney stones, treat different kidney conditions and purify the blood.

Ingredients:

-Aloe vera gel

-½ glass of grapefruit juice (100 ml)

-2 tablespoons of honey (50 g)

How To Prepare It?

Extract the aloe vera gel and process it in a blender with a ½ glass of grapefruit juice. Beat a couple of minutes and finally add two tablespoons of honey.

Mango, Melon, Orange and Grapefruit Juice

The four fruits that are used in this juice to remove kidney stones make this drink act as a powerful antioxidant and depurative, able to purify toxic substances that affect the body.

Ingredients:

-½ mango

-1 orange

-few grapefruits

-¼ of melon

How to Prepare it?

Each fruit must be properly peeled and free of seeds; the peel can embitter the drink and that is not the idea. It is very important to wash the fruits well before incorporating them to make this juice.

Once everything is ready, they are introduced inside the blender and all the ingredients are mixed well. You should drink 2 glasses a day for dissolving kidney stones.

Carrot, Apple, Orange, and Cucumber Juice

This combination helps to purify the body, contributes to the elimination of toxic substances from the body and to dissolve kidney stones.

Ingredients:

  • 4 carrots
  • 2 apples
  • 2 cloves of garlic
  • 1 cucumber
  • 1 orange

How to Prepare it?

Make sure to wash and peel all the ingredients before incorporating them in the blender. When they are ready, try them a couple of minutes. You can add a little water if necessary. For better results, it is recommended to drink on an empty stomach.

Cranberry Juice

This delicious juice is rich in antioxidants and antibacterial compounds such as tannins, which help to prevent bacteria from attaching to the walls of the kidneys. Its use is recommended to prevent urinary tract infections and chronic problems such as kidney stones.

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup of cranberry juice (250 ml)
  • ½ cup of water (125 ml)
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice (15 ml)

How to Prepare it?

Mix all the ingredients and drink this juice every day. For best results, it should be combined with a good water intake.

Pineapple Juice

Pineapple is known for its powerful depurative and diuretic action, which contributes to the elimination of waste that accumulates in the body. This juice contributes to kidney cleansing and helps to prevent and eliminate kidney stones. While you can drink pineapple juice alone to get this benefit, you can also prepare the following recipe for better results.

Ingredients:

  • Pineapple in pieces
  • 1 cup of rice milk (250 ml)

How to Prepare it?

Introduce both ingredients in the blender and mix until you get the desired texture. If you prefer a little more liquid you can add water.

Conclusion

The consumption of any of these five juices can be a great support to remove kidney stones and cleanse the body of toxic substances that can make you sick. Include them frequently in your diet and take advantage of all its benefits. It is also very important to drink plenty of water to remove kidney stones.

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Pramod Kerkar

Written, Edited or Reviewed By:

, MD,FFARCSI

Pain Assist Inc.

Last Modified On: September 17, 2018

This article does not provide medical advice. See disclaimer

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