are used once as a single-use syringe during treatments. They are grown on a
farm in sterile conditions.
How long last single treatment?
From 30 to 60
How many treatments do I need?
Depend on client's history of illness and
condition we will decide how many session and quantity of leeches have to be
applied. Some conditions require only
one treatment and some up to 3-4 month of intensive treatments with following
supportive visits ones a month.
What are some
side effects of leech therapy?
Some side effects of
leech therapy include feeling extremely energetic, tired, or lethargic. Itching
may occur and if any itching persists after treatment, you may use over the
Can I take my leech after treatment with me and keep as a pet?
No. We have to be sure that leech will be
discharged after one time use. We
treat it as a single-use syringe during treatments to prevent any chance of reuse and infection.
Does bite of the leech hurt?
Leech bites are generally not painful. Patients
describe the bite of the leech as a light pinch or mosquito bite. It last from
few seconds to couple minutes. Leech releases anesthetic as well as an antibacterial enzyme,
which destroys the bacteria present, preventing further infection of the site. Leech is gentle
How should I care for my wounds after treatment?
It is important that
after you receive treatments you do not touch the wound or remove the bandaging
for 8-12 hours. You also cannot shower or bathe for 24 hours.
Can my pet receive leech treatment?
Yes, our friends can benefit from hirudotherapy as well. Arthritis, post surgery treatments, swollenness, infections, pain release and more.