It is characterized as hypothermal, mineralized, sulphate-hydrocarbonate, sodium and silicon water, containing fluoride, without sanitary-chemical and microbiological signs of contamination.
The mineral water contains therapeutic and prophylactic ingredients that treat various diseases:
For external balneotherapy (after tempering to 33°-36°C) water has beneficial effect in:
- Joint diseases of inflammatory and degenerative nature; orthopedic diseases after traumatic conditions of the musculoskeletal system
- Diseases of the peripheral nervous system (dyscopy, plexitis, radiculitis, etc.)
- Skin diseases (chronic dermatitis, psoriasis)
- Gynecological diseases
Inhalation treatment – in pulmonary, chronic and nonspecific diseases of the upper and lower respiratory tract.
For drinking balneotherapy (after tempering to 35°-37°C) in limited quantities, due to the presence of fluoride, water has a favorable effect in:
- Gastrointestinal diseases, biliary and renal excretion systems, metabolic diseases such as gout, obesity, diabetes mellitus, etc. Water has an anti-inflammatory and detox effect due to the high content of metasilicic acid – 115,80mg /
Balneotherapy contraindications: specific diseases; infectious diseases; active stage diseases and decompensate function of organs and systems; oncological diseases; HIBS – rhythmic disturbances; epilepsy. Combined with the favorable climate in Velingrad city, the treatment with mineral water is even more successful.