Information on Tendonitis

DescriptionTendonitis is the inflammation of a tendon, often associated with injury or overuse.
Treatment PlanRecommended treatment includes tendon-strengthening herbs, adrenal and hormone tonics, allantoin-containing herbs that help speed healing for external application, and anti-inflammatory herbs used both internally and topically.

Adjunct Therapy: hydrotherapy, warm ginger tea compresses.

Herbal Remedies for Tendonitis

HerbTreatment SupportApplication
Devil's Clawanti-inflammatory, anodynetincture, capsule
Nettletendon-strengtheningtincture, capsule, tea
Plantaincell proliferanttincture, tea
St. John's Wortanti-inflammatoryoil externally
Teasel Rootadrenal and hormone tonictraditional extract in pill form, tea