Lemon juice is an easily available and effective home remedy for kidney stones. Lemon juice contains citrate which causes the breakdown of kidney stones and allows them to pass out easily, and it also prevents the formation of calcium stones.
Citrate also slows down the growth of already existing kidney stones. In order to get maximum benefits regarding kidney stones, take 2 to 5 glasses daily, which will help in the breakdown and dissolution of smaller stones. Lemon juice is also helpful to reduce and arrest bacterial growth.