My hubby consumed fresh milk from the farm and since last evening is suffering from loose motions and vomiting? Need some natural cures to help him. Imodium did not help.

Here are some home remedies that will help in the treatment of diarrhea.

  • It is advisable to fast for a few days to give rest to the gastro-intestinal tract.
  • A hot infusion of cardamom seeds will help to relieve vomiting.
  • Eat grated apple. It is an effective remedy for diarrhea.
  • Thyme has astringent properties that helps relieve the gut from irritation and reduce diarrhea symptoms.
  • The use of marigold is effective in checking diarrhea. The astringents act to resolve the infection.
  • Honey is beneficial in the treatment of diarrhea and vomiting.
  • Drink plenty of hot water in diarrhea and vomiting. This helps compensate for lose of fluids and checks dehydration. You can drink fruit juices when the acute symptoms subside.
  • Resume the intake of normal meals when the condition improves. You can begin with boiled vegetables, rice and soured milks. You can consume raw foods only after complete recovery.
  • Carrot soup is a very effective home remedy for diarrhea.
  • The intake of Buttermilk is an effective remedy for diarrhea. You can make buttermilk by filtering fats from the yogurt. Pour the residual milk in a glass and add a pinch of salt. It helps to restore the intestinal health and also helps fight bacterial infection.
  • Eucalyptus leaves have astringent properties and is a valuable remedy for diarrhea and vomiting.

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