Is there a home remedy to pass kidney stones?

Drink fluids. The best way to pass small kidney stones is to increase your water intake. There are no herbal products that have been shown to help pass kidney stones. Also, increased activity may help pass small stones as well by promoting movement down the ureter.
Drink lots of fluid. Drink lots of fluid, like about about 8 to 10 glasses of water a day. If you have medical problem such as kidney, heart or liver problems and are on fluid restrictions, talk to your doctor about it first. Pain meds such as Aspirin or Motrin help with the pain. Talk to your doctor if you need stronger meds.

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4 mm kidney stone still hasn't passed and its been 3 weeks. Could the stone have dissolved if ive been taking Fenugreek for 2 weeks? Home remedy?

Here are some ... Less than some 3% of urinary stones - usually uric acid - could be dissolved. And a 4-mm stone has a chance of some 75-85% to travel through ureter to the bladder in some 2 weeks, but not always the case. Besides, there has been no known herbs or "magic" pills for dissolving a stone except intensely alkalizing urine may dissolve uric acid stone. So, taking it out with laser is a good choice. Ask. Read more...

What is a home remedy to prevent kidney stones?

Seek evaluation. If you have recurrent stones, see a urologist for evaluation. In general: 1) increase fluid intake up to 2l of water/day. 2) follow a low salt diet, which lowers calcium in the urine. 3) reduce dietary protein, to lower calcium & oxalate in the urine. 4) do not restrict dietary calcium, but stick to the usrda. If you continue to recur, a metabolic workup by a urologist might be needed. Read more...
Magnesium, B6, Water. Taking magnesium and vit b6 has been proven to reduce recurrence of kidney stones by 92%! it's really unfortunate so few doctors know this. Drinking more water is the other proven strategy. See http://www.Drwhitaker.Com/magnesium-for-kidney-stones. Read more...

What is the best treatment for complications from kidney stone?

Depends. Depends on the nature of complication........Hydrnephrosis will need stenting, pyelonephritis will need additinal antibiotic, renal failure will need dialysis/ultrfiltration, pain med, ....... Read more...
Here are some ... Timely consultation and collaboration with Doc for timely intervention is the key to minimize stone-related complications. But, still remember nothing is free and no magic in life & medicine; it any, that is, to apply currently available knowledge, skill, technology, drug, commonsense, and wisdom at reasonable time in reasonable way to reasonable persons. So, work with Doc closely. Read more...

What is the best treatment for a 1 CM kidney stone? This is my first stone.

Fluids. 24 hour urine collection for a snap shot of what goes on inside the kidney and then therapy can be tailored. Untill then drink enough water to make about 2.5 liters of urine or untill urine is white in color. Read more...