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  • Alireza Ebadollahi-Natanzi a*
  • Gholamreza Arab-Rahmatipour b

a PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Medicinal Plants, Imam Khomeini Higher Education Center, Agricultural Research, Education and Extension Organization (AREEO), Karaj, Iran

ORCID: 0000-0002-0749-3309

b  Department of Farabi Hospital Laboratory, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

ORCID: 0000-0002-0766-2395

Received: March 2022                      Accepted: April 2022                      Published: July 2022

10.22034/MBT.2022.342419.1014                                                     XML Files



The kidney stone disease causes to be blocked urinary tract and it is of great importance globally. Anti-inflammatory or analgesics drugs are used for renal colic pain; however, they are accompanied by side effects and also toxicity. This study was aimed to expedite the kidney stones removal using camel thorn distillate and Rowatinex drug. The patient was a 45-year-old woman with renal colic and kidney pain. Her sonograms showed, there were two stones with 3.5mm and 3mm diameters in the left and right kidney calyx, and another stone with diameter of 3.5mm on the front right distal urethral. The patient received Rowatinex; two times daily and 150 ml of camel thorn distillate following a thirty-minute walk. This procedure was continued for 20 days. One month after treatment, there was seen no trace of kidney stones. The concurrent use of camel thorn and Rowatinex could facilitate kidney stones removals in small sizes.

Keywords: Camel thorn; Kidney stones; Medicinal plants; Rowatinex