Remedy Details for care and relief of Intestinal Parasites
Eat garlic for the care and relief of Intestinal Parasites
Effectiveness: 3.5Popularity: 8
Why it works: The active components in garlic that kill parasites are allicin and ajoene. These compounds can kill amoebas including one-cell varieties, as well as pinworms and hookworms.
How it works: Eat three cloves of raw, crushed garlic on an empty stomach everyday for one week. When garlic is chopped or crushed, the enzyme alliinase acts on the chemical alliin, converting it into allicin.
Precautions: Garlic can lower blood pressure and increase the risk of bleeding. Use caution if you have bleeding or blood pressure related conditions.
Garlic can irritate the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. Use with caution if you have stomach or digestion problems.
Stop taking garlic at least two weeks before a scheduled surgery.
The self cure remedy of Eat garlic for the care and relief of Intestinal Parasites has an effectiveness score of 3.5 and a popularity score of 8 on the self-cure system.