Home Remedies to Get Rid of Intestinal Parasites Naturally


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Some estimates have shown that around 85% of Americans suffer from parasitic infestations. Most parasites can be avoided by thoroughly cooking foods and by never drinking unfiltered water. Commonly occurring parasites are round worms, heart worms, tape worms, hook worms and pin worms. Symptoms manifest as severe diarrhea or constipation, nausea, fatigue, loss of weight, coughing blood and anemia among others. So, how to get rid of parasites  naturally? Here are some tips on getting rid of parasites. 

How to Kill Intestinal Parasites?

Here are few home remedies to get rid of parasites naturally.

  • Dried Oregano

Among the foods that kill parasites , Dried oregano and especially essential oil of oregano are extremely volatile and anti-parasitic. Use two to three drops of oregano oil in water with fresh squeezed lemon and drink this three times a day.

  • Turmeric

Turmeric has a multitude of medicinal effects and can be used for treating parasitic infections. Add turmeric in your food or consume them directly with water which will have a faster and more efficient result on the parasite.

  • Wormwood

Wormwood is a very bitter herb and excellent for removing parasites from the intestines. Wormwood cannot be taken on its own due to toxic nature. You can mix wormwood with some other herb while taking them for complete parasite removal. Even though it is a great remedy for parasites, it’s not a good remedy for children due to its toxic nature.

  • Cloves

Use Cloves for parasites as it has antimicrobial in character  and is good for killing parasites in the intestine. They can destroy the eggs as well as the parasites in the body and help in preventing further episodes of infestation. Take 1-2 cloves every day to prevent parasites in your body.

  • Carrots

Eating carrots are a known remedy for treating intestinal parasites. Take two carrots and grate them. Eat them on an empty stomach first thing in the morning.

[Read: Healing Digestive Problems The Natural Way]

  • Lemon And Spearmint

Take one cup of spearmint juice and add some black salt and lemon juice to it. Drink this every day to remove all kinds of parasitic infections in your stomach.

  • Raw Coconut

Munching on grated coconut can kill all the parasites in your stomach. Do this for a week if you suspect the presence of parasites in your stomach.

  • Castor Oil And Milk

Take a glass of warm milk and add two teaspoons of castor oil to this. Drinking this milk will remove the parasites through the stools. Do this continuously for a week to get complete relief from intestinal parasites.

  • Lemon Seeds

Lemon seeds that are crushed can kill parasites and remove their activity in the stomach. Take the seeds of lemon and crush them to make a paste. Add it along with a glass of water and drink it. You can also add them with lemon juice. If possible, just chew the seeds and swallow them which is much easier.

  • Pomegranate Juice

Drinking pomegranate juice is said to offer that much needed relief from parasites in your stomach. Pomegranate can be eaten or taken as juice. Add pomegranate in your daily diet to prevent parasitic attacks and keep your stomach clean and healthy.

  • Papaya Seeds

The black seeds of papaya that we throw away every day after consuming tasty papayas can actually help our body to get rid of parasites. Next time do not throw them away. Instead, use papaya seeds for parasites by crushing them to form a paste and consume them along with the papayas for cleaning the stomach and keeping them clear of parasitic worms.

  • Tomatoes

Slice two tomatoes and add black salt and pepper to it. Eat it every day to prevent fungal and parasitic infections of the stomach and body. Tomatoes can be consumed raw as salads too if you prefer that way.

 [Read: Adopting Ancient Ayurveda Wisdom Into Your Kitchen]

  • Garlic

Garlic has a very unpleasant smell which can help remove the parasites from the stomach. Garlic is used for parasite removal as it also has antibacterial and anti-fungal properties and hence a wonderful remedy for killing microbes in the body. Chew a few cloves of garlic every day for prevention and removal of parasites.

  • Buttermilk And Yoghurt

Probiotics is very powerful in killing parasites and candida infections inside the stomach by cultivating healthy bacterial growth in the stomach and busting the action of parasites and fungal growth.

  • Raw Vegetable Juices

Drinking raw vegetable juices have abundant benefits for the body. Vegetable juices have essential nutrients that the body will absorb from the juice. Along with that, antioxidants in the juices will promote cleaning of the blood cells along with the parasites and toxins that are present in the body.

  • Rice Vinegar

Vinegar in all forms is good for treating a number of ailments. Tale one tablespoon of rice vinegar and mix with a glass of water. The more acidic the vinegar, the better. Drink this every day to destroy the parasites in your stomach. If you have severe parasite infections, 3-4 glasses a day is recommended.

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Bambi Adina Avery
Bambi Adina Avery 5pts

well, you already know to get food grade. i've always just mixed a tablsp into some water and chug. gotta keep stirring, as it isnt soluable. some prefer it first thing in the morning, some prefer at night, and others do it both times. no wrong way to do it, I think. after about a month of use i noticed my hair and nails were the healthiest theyve ever been in my life.

Lisa Perry
Lisa Perry 5pts

I haven't tried it yet personally (mostly cause not sure how much to use or what's the best way )but I do give it to my dogs

Yindili Jalbu
Yindili Jalbu 5pts

Amber Walker - I haven't read the article, just noticed the title ;) x

Cheryle S Jacobs
Cheryle S Jacobs 5pts

Good to know; beats castor oil \U0001f606\U0001f606\U0001f606\U0001f606

Jean Jaynes
Jean Jaynes 5pts

According to Dr. Oz, eating papaya seeds once a week for three weeks, will get rid of them.

Dek Ron
Dek Ron 5pts

I remember my mother gave me a raw coconut when I was young Now I understand why .

Edna Medilo Cabar
Edna Medilo Cabar 5pts

Probiotic from FKCPRODUCTS is the solution.....REGENESIS capsule

Beca Hull
Beca Hull 5pts

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Jeri Kennedy
Jeri Kennedy 5pts

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Ayurveda 5pts

Natalia Selway Out of sight is out of mind.. exactly when it comes to our internal system!

Ayurveda 5pts

Reena Singh Agree with you!

Natalia Selway
Natalia Selway 5pts

I take oregano and clove essential oils internally, specifically when I plan to eat sushi or medium rare meat.

Natalia Selway
Natalia Selway 5pts

This topic is huge, people don't even think aboutit, how dangerous are. Everyone must do parasites cleanse spring and fall and health problems would be less.