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Overview of Polycystic Kidney Disease and Renal Cysts

Naturopathic, Complimentary and Alternative treatments for Polycystic Kidney Disease and Renal Cysts that are considered below include:

  • Herbal medicine

Treatment of Polycystic Kidney Disease and Renal Cysts

Please see conventional, complimentary and alternative medical treatments for important background information regarding the different types of medical treatments discussed below.

Naturopathic, Complimentary and Alternative Treatments

Herbal Medicine

Consider the following herbs, among many possible:

  • Arborvitae
  • Terebinthinae oleum
  • Tribulus Alatus

The use of heral medicines is an art. Please do not try to self-medicate. Consult a qualified herbalist. Dr. Weyrich has been trained in, and is licenced to, formulate herbal medicine protocols, but has not treated Polycystic Kidney Disease or Renal Cysts using herbal medicine.


References for Polycystic Kidney Disease and Renal Cysts