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Natural cure for dysentery

Dysentery is a serous disease of the large intestine that results in inflammation and ulcer formation in the bowel, colic pain in the abdomen and liquid or semi formed stools. It is caused by two organisms- protozoa and bacilli. The former is known as amoebic dysentery and is less severe than the latter which is known as bacillary dysentery.

Dysentery can be acute or chronic in nature and is characterized by pain in the abdomen, diarrhea and motions. Yellowish white mucus and sometimes only blood passes from the stools. As the disease progresses the quantity of blood and mucus increases. Casts or shreds of skin like mucus membrane are also visible in the stools. Pus is also present. Dysentery can cause all digestive processes to come to a halt and hinders absorption.

Combating dysentery naturally:
The treatment of dysentery is aimed at removing the toxic substances from the intestines, alleviating abdominal pain and halting bacterial activity.

Orange juice is an excellent natural remedy for treating dysentery as it aids digestion, supplies the body with nutrients and soothes pain. Taking 1 glass of fresh orange juice helps combat dysentery.

Kutaj or holarrhena antidysenterica is one of the best herbal remedies that helpsĀ treat dysentery and diarrhea and boosts digestion. It is recommended to take Kutaj herbal dietary supplements in capsule form on a daily basis to combat dysentery.

If you happen to be suffering from his condition, then it is advisable for you to take castor oil in emulsion form. This helps remove the toxic matter quickly, minimizes strain while excreting and acts as a lubricant on the ulcerative surfaces of the bowel.

Bael fruit is one of the best natural treatments for dysentery. You can roast an unripe bael fruit and mix its pulp with water and equal amount of dried ginger. Take this with a glass of buttermilk for quick relief.

Take the juice of a lemon and add it to a glass of water. Boil for a few minutes and take thrice a day for getting quick relief from dysentery.

In: Dysentery,General Health, Posted 9 years ago

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