7. Home Remedies For Neuropathay – Evening Primrose Oil
Evening primrose oil is a wildflower growing throughout the US. This oil is high in essential fatty acid gamma-linoleic acid (GLA), omega-6s and omega-3s which are used as building blocks for some molecules in the body. The human body needs a balance of omega-3 and -6 fatty acids for good natural health. You can use evening primrose oil to treat neuropathy by taking it internally. It is advised to take 360mg of evening primrose oil daily to lower neuropathy numbness, burning, and tingling.
- Despite evening primrose oil is safe when used in recommended dosages, there are some reported side effects which are mild and rare, such as stomach pain, nausea, and headache.
- Do not use omega-6 supplements, including evening primrose if you have epilepsy and other seizure disorders, blood disorder or bleeding problems.
- Pregnant along with breastfeeding women should ask doctors before using evening primrose oil.