Rub garlic oil for the care and relief of Backache
Effectiveness: 3.8Popularity: 142
Why it works: The allicin present in garlic possesses antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral and antiseptic properties which helps relieve backache.
How it works: Rubbing the painful area of the back with garlic oil is also effective for relieving the pain. The oil is prepared by frying 10 cloves of garlic in 60 ml of mustard oil or sesame oil on a slow fire till the garlic turn brown. Then, the cooled oil should be applied vigorously on the back, and allowed to remain there for 2 or 3 hours. Take a warm bath afterwards. It should be done for at least 15 days. Garlic contains strong anti-inflammatory properties that diminish pain as well as swelling.
The self cure remedy of Rub garlic oil for the care and relief of Backache has an effectiveness score of 3.8 and a popularity score of 142 on the self-cure system.