Garlic contains powerful antibacterial actives, which fight the germs that cause urinary tract infections. Peel some fresh teeth, squeeze them well and place them in an infusion of hot water for five minutes. You can also prepare the drink with a teaspoon of dehydrated garlic and mix it in hot water.
Nettle is a diuretic and therefore increases urine output, thus helping to eliminate bacteria from the urinary system. Use a teaspoon of the dried herb and steep in a cup of hot water. Have a cup a day.
This plant has properties that stimulate the immune system to fight infection and, at the same time, increase fluid intake. You can take the herb bags and make the tea, or make an infusion with two teaspoons of the fresh root. Drink three cups a day.
Make a lovage tea (member of the carrot family) by pouring a cup of boiling water over two teaspoons of finely chopped dried root. Let it sit for 10 minutes, then strain and drink. This herb has anti-inflammatory and antibacterial assets.