Home remedy for excessive urination

Excessive urination or frequent urination is a common distressing problem and many experience this at least once in their life time. The bladder is overactive for many reasons such as aging related changes, bladder obstruction, weak pelvic muscles, parkinson’s disease, urinary tract infection, cystitis, urinary incontinence, diabetes or pregnancy. The average person passing urine 4 to 6 times a day is absolutely normal and the bladder can store the urine until the person evacuate it.

To reduce the urge for urination, follow this simple home remedy. Take a cup of henna leaves, blend and make a paste. Take half teaspoon of this paste, mix with 200 ml warm cow’s milk. Drink regularly at night before sleep. Do this continuously for a week. Make the paste daily afresh. Do not use old paste stored in refrigerator.

The traditional system Indian medicine, the various herbs are proved to be the best remedy for many ailments. The same way, the mixture of henna leaves and cow’s milk considered best to treat excessive urination.

Medicinal benefits of Henna leaves

Henna leaves have anti-bacterial and astringent properties, so it is useful in treating skin infections, boils, wounds and oral infections. Make decoction with henna leaves and wash the boils and wounds with the decoction.

Henna seeds are good to treat bleeding diarrhea. Grind henna seeds, mix with ghee. Round like a ball and consume twice a day.

Take 10 gram of henna bark, boil it in 200 ml water and leave it overnight. Next morning, strain the water and take the clear drink. Drink this in the morning on an empty stomach to flush out kidney stones. Repeat the same for few days.

Henna leaves help to improve hair health. Henna is quite cooling to the scalp. The anti-microbial properties fights off against dandruff.

Henna balances pH levels, stops hair fall and promotes healthy hair growth. Also it helps repair damages, improves hair texture, and improves hair elasticity.

Follow the steps below to stop excessive urination.

How to stop excessive urination with henna leaves – DIY

  • 1 Cup Henna leaves
  • 200 ml Warm cow’s milk
  1. To make the drink, use henna leaves and warm cow’s milk.
  2. Take a cup of fresh henna leaves.
  3. Add henna leaves to blender.
  4. Blend well and make a fine paste.
  5. Add half a teaspoon of henna paste to 200 ml warm cow’s milk.
  6. Mix them well.
  7. Drink is done.


  1. Drink regularly at night before sleep.
  2. Do this for a week.

(Note: Make the paste afresh, do not use old paste stored in refrigerator).

Kalaivani Selvaraj, MBA, got her Master’s degree in Human Resources. Due to her interest in natural healing, she pursued studies in the field of alternative medicine and is certified in Aromatherapy by Isla Verde Spa Training Academy. Ms. Kalaivani Selvaraj is also certified by Stanford University School of Medicine in Introduction to Food and Health.