Remedy Details for care and relief of PMS
Eat aloe vera for the care and relief of PMS
Effectiveness: 3.0 Popularity: 33
Why it works:
Aloe contains saponin, a compound with anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, and anti-fungal properties.
How it works:
Take 1 tablespoon of aloe vera gel with a pinch of black pepper, thrice a day before food.
Do not take aloe by mouth if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
Children younger than 12 years-old might have stomach pain, cramps, and diarrhea when taking aloe latex or aloe leave extract by mouth.
Do not take aloe latex if you have intestinal conditions such as Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, or obstruction.
Do not take aloe latex if you have hemorrhoids.
Aloe might affect blood sugar levels and could interfere with blood sugar control during and after surgery. Stop taking aloe at least 2 weeks before a scheduled surgery.
High doses of aloe latex have been linked to kidney failure and other serious conditions.
The self cure remedy of Eat aloe vera for the care and relief of PMS has an effectiveness score of 3.0 and a popularity score of 33 on the self-cure system.