Prostatitis, just as the name suggests, refers to the inflammation of prostate. Prostatitis is a very common male reproductive system disease. The morbidity of this disease is rather high. Since the occurrence of prostatitis can bring many problems such as sexual dysfunction, reproductive problems, urination disorder and so on to the patients, the treatment for prostatitis must be taken as soon as possible. In addition, an appropriate and effective treatment method is of vital importance as well. At present, the treatment methods for the treatment of prostatitis are various, prostatitis alternative treatment is one of the choice for patients.

Among these alternative treatment methods, traditional Chinese medicine called Diuretic and Anti-inflammation Pill is famous for its prominent curative effect and safety. This pill can be taken orally which is convenient compared with many other herbal medicines.


The curative effect of Diuretic and Anti-inflammatory Pill for prostatitis has been testified in many clinic cases.


In the view of TCM, prostatitis is caused by “stranguria”. And the symptoms of urinary urgency and frequency, burning sensation of urination are caused by “heat stranguria” (heat gathering in human body). The symptoms of pain in the abdomen, discomfort of the penis or testicles are considered as “Qi stranguria”, Qi stranguria means that the blood and Qi are blocked in internal body. 


To relieve the “Qi stranguria”, the herbal formula which can promote the circulation of blood and Qi, resolve the stasis and release the pain is needed. The herbal medicine Diuretic and Anti-inflammatory Pill contains herbs like safflower, peach seed and angelica sinensis, which can relieve pain and discomfort of the penis or testicles effectively. 


Besides, it also contains herbs like plantain seed, houttuynia cordata, cowherb seed, which can kill bacteria and clear away heat. It can not only clear away the “heat stranguria”, but also can relieve the symptoms like urgency and frequency, burning sensation urination etc. 


However, there are some factors that can influence the treatment of prostatitis. So patients need to pay attention to these matters as following for the better result of the treatment.


1. Sexual life

Sexual life is an important part of life. However, the frequency of sexual life should be reduced during the treatment of prostatitis since sexual life will lead to prostate congestion and add up to the burden of prostate. In addition, the hygiene of sexual life is very important for both healthy men and patients with male diseases such as prostatitis. And because the resistance and immunity of the patients with prostatitis are at a lower level, the chance of infection of pathogens is larger than usual.


2. Diet


Patients with prostatitis should increase the intake of water and reduce the intake of salt appropriately. In addition, foods that are rich in vitamins such as fresh fruits and vegetables can be very beneficial for hasten the recovery and treatment of prostatitis. Prostate congestion and prostatitis interact as both cause and result. Spicy food and other kinds of irritating food can cause prostate congestion, so the intake of spicy and irritating food should be reduced during the treatment of prostatitis.