How to take care of an Ulcer?

It is very important to identify the cause and treat the cause in case of an ulcer. Get yourself checked for which type of ulcer you have and what the stage is. Most of the ulcers are related to stress and H.pylori bacteria infection, if this is the case it is essential to get rid of this bacterium as it can cause severe problems.

Try these home remedies till you visit a specialist -

  • Aloe vera juice helps to relieve the pain and heal the ulcer.
  • Cabbage juice and bananas also help to relieve the symptoms.
  • Avoid smoking drinking and any kind of stress physical or mental as far as possible.
  • Avoid fried, oily, spicy foods that would aggravate the ulcer. Also avoid strong tea, coffee, cocoa, chocolates and carbonated beverages.
  • Slippery elm, marshmallow root and licorice root are well-know herbs that can help in the treatment of an ulcer. Consult a health care specialist or an herbalist who would recommend the correct dose for these herbs.

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