The mineral water in Kranevo is famous far beyond the Bulgarian borders. The beneficial effects of the water and its healing powers have been known for thousands of years.
The mineral water source is at 700 meters depth, which is a guarantee for its purity. It has very strong anti-inflammatory and analgesic action. Improves metabolism and helps treat back and spine pain.
The healing and prophylactic properties of the mineral water from spring № 8 in the village of Kranevo,near Balchik, Dobrich region are determined by the mineralization and the presence of hydrocarbon, chlorine, sodium, calcium and magnesium ions and the presence of metasalicylic acid in colloidal state.
Drinking this water mainly affects the gastrointestinal tract, the liver, the gall bladder and kidneys. It also reduces the acidity of gastric juice and intestinal activity and stimulates bile ducts. Calcium ions stimulate diuresis.
On the basis of the physico-chemical analysis and the conducted medical examinations of the mineral water, it was proved that the water from spring №8 in the village of Kranevo, near Balchik region Dobrich is useful for:
1. Drinking in the following disease cases (35-37 degrees Celsius):
1.1 Gastrointestinal diseases: chronic gastritis, gastroduodenitis, peptic ulcer, enterocolitis, etc.
1.2 Liver and gallbladder diseases: cholelithiasis, chronic cholecystitis, cholangitis, cholangitishepatitis, chronic hepatitis, biliary tract, etc.
1.3 Renal diseases: chronic pyelonephritis and chronic cystitis, kidney disease, stone, post-lithotripsy condition, etc.
2. Inhalation treatment - for chronic non-specific diseases of the upper respiratory tract, trachea and bronchi.
3. Balneotherapy - at a temperature of 33 to 35 degrees.
3.1 Degenerative and inflammatory (without exacerbation) joint diseases: arthrosararthitis, spondylitis, rheumatoid arthritis, eryochondrosis, Behterev's disease and others.
3.2 Diseases of the peripheral nervous system - sciatica, plexitis, polyradiculoneuritis and others.
3.3 Orthopedic diseases: postoperative movement and post-traumatic rehabilitation.
Contra-indications in balneotherapy:
Active-stage or decompensatory illnesses;
Heart rhythm disturbances;
Sports rehabilitation and recovery (up to 28 degrees)
The use of mineral water from spring № 8, village of Kranevo, Dolina area, Balchik region, Dobrich is possible in systemic chemical, microbiological and sanitary-hygienic and if necessary also under radiological control.