Natural Ayurvedic Home Remedies for Intestinal Worms

Intestinal Worms
  • Intestinal worms are common in the rainy season
  • The condition usually affects people in the tropical and sub-tropical regions
CAUSES
  • Worms breed in unhygienic conditions
  • Worm eggs travel inside the intestine via contaminated food or water
  • Worms like hookworms may enter the body if one walks barefoot on soil
  • The eggs of these worms hatch and multiply in the intestine
SYMPTOMS
  • Loose motions
  • Bad breath
  • Dark circles
  • Constant hunger pangs
  • Anaemia
  • Headaches
Simple techniques
  1. Natural home remedy using jaggery and carom seeds

    1. Take 10g jaggery
    2. Eat on empty stomach in the morning
    3. Wait for 15 min
    4. Then eat ½ tsp of crushed carom seeds
    5. Follow with 1 glass of water
  2. Natural home remedy using coconut and castor oil

    1. Take 1 tbsp crushed coconut
    2. Eat along with the breakfast
    3. After 3 hrs, take 1 glass warm water
    4. Add 3 tbsp castor oil
    5. Drink the mixture
  3. Natural home remedy using papaya and honey

    1. Peel and de-seed 1 unripe papaya
    2. Crush the papaya to make a paste
    3. Press the paste on a sieve and extract papaya juice
    4. Add 2 tsp honey
    5. Add 5-6 tbsp hot water
    6. Mix well
    7. Drink once every day
    This remedy is recommended only for adults.

These remedies are based on the principles of Ayurveda, the ancient Indian science of healing, and are completely natural, non-invasive, and can be prepared at home. Consult your doctor if the symptoms persist. Refer to the terms of use.

Dr. B.N. Sinha

Ayurveda Expert,

Dr. B.N. Sinha has been a practitioner and an avid patron of Ayurveda for 20 years now. He specializes in lifestyle disorders and chronic disease management. Due to his keen focus on spreading awareness about his discipline, Dr. Sinha has played a pivotal role in several educational institutions. He retired as Dean, University of Delhi, Principal A & U Tibbia College, New Delhi.

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