What is Colonic Irrigation

The term of Colonic Irrigation or Colon Irrigation was defined as a chain of process that aimed for removing waste material out from the rectum or colon. This method usually use special liquid solution and it is done to eliminate toxins from the whole colon and not just from the lower bowels.

Colonic Irrigation Clinics

Colonic Irrigation Clinic

Colon therapies by the processes of colonic irrigation are usually performed in a special clinic. Special equipments are needed to do this all. The costs of colonic irrigation are usually varied per treatments. These normally need around $30 – $70 per session. Because of equipments of colonic irrigation are not cheap (it’s about $9000); most people are not upset by the cost of colonic irrigation session in special clinics.
In line with the development of alternative medicine and alternative healing, the technique of Colonic irrigation also has been improved now. It has been used as popular form of therapy not only for colon treatment, but also treats everything from infections to kidney disease to heart disease to depression. Although there are still some disputes about the effectiveness of colon cleanse and colonic irrigation, many people believe and perform this therapy periodically.

Colonic Irrigation Processes

During the process of colonic irrigation, a small tube will be inserted into your rectum. This tube with about 5,5 inches long called speculum is attached to a plastic hose connected to a colon irrigation machine. Then, Purified warm water will put into your colon using the colon irrigation machine. Muscle contract from the water in the colon forces the fecal matter out through an evacuation tube that leads back to the colon irrigation machine.
The process needs 20 to 30 gallons of water to be flushed trough your colon. This colonic irrigation treatment usually takes 30 to 50 minutes and in this process time, you will feel a warm sensation as the toxins and fecal matter leaves your body. Don’t worry, it’s no pain that should you feel.

An Advice for Colonic Irrigation

Most practitioner advices the client to take colonic irrigation session at least every 3 to 6 months. It is required for maintaining well function of the colon. You can take two to eight sessions on each time depending on the built –up fecal matter in the colon.
It is important, however, to consider that people who have Cohn’s disease, diverticulitis, hemorrhoids, and tumor of the rectum are should avoid colonic irrigation therapy.