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Last Updated: Dec 08, 2023

Homeopathic Medicines to Treat Intestinal Worms in Stomach

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Dr. Sanket GuptaHomeopathy Doctor • 15 Years Exp.BHMS, MD-Homeopathy, PGPC - Preventive Cardiology
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A number of worms/parasites can infect the stomach and intestines. Children are more prone, and contract them by ingesting uncooked foods or fruits, contact with animals, playing in soil, or even unhygienic water. Check out signs of Intestinal Worms present in the stomach and homeopathic treatment to treat the Intestinal Worms problem.

Type of Worms

Different types of worms can be present in stomach Create different health problems such as pain, infection, and more:

  1. Pinworms
  2. Threadworms
  3. Roundworms 
  4. Whipworms
  5. Hookworm
  6. Tapeworm.

Signs and Symptoms of Intestinal Worms

Whatever the type of worm, the symptoms are more or less the same and include the following:

  1. Allergies: When worm infestation happens, there could be blisters on the body and the oral mucous membranes and food sensitivity can occur.
  2. Anemia: The parasites growing inside the stomach suck out nutrition from the food, and therefore the body is deprived of essential nutrition. It could lead to severe anemia in some cases.
  3. Altered bowel movement: While some organisms produce constipation by blocking the colon, others result in diarrhea which is body’s way of removing harmful substances from the body
  4. Fatigue: Needless to say, all this results in extreme fatigue and dehydration for the infested person.
  5. Abdominal bloating: The parasites produce gas, which produces a gassy, bloated sensation
  6. Altered immune function: As most parasites induce an allergic reaction, there is an increased amount of immunoglobulin A in the circulation.
  7. Other: Restlessness, dark circles under the eyes, bedwetting, headaches, and light sensitivity.

Homeopathic Medicines For Intestinal Worms 

Some of the most popular homeopathic remedies for worms infections for adults and children are listed below and aim at strengthening the child’s overall health. As always, the child will be asked thoroughly for all symptoms and then a remedy identified.

  1. Cina: Very useful homeopathic medicines for all types of worm, it is the most popular remedy. The child is irritable, angry, has a pale appearance with rings around the eyes. When asked more, there will be teeth grinding (bruxism) at night, may have had convulsions, crying at night, nose picking, extreme hunger, milky urine, bluish discoloration around the mouth.
  2. Calcarea: The child is usually a fat, flabby child with a strong appetite and craving for things like chalk, coal, and pencils. There is an aversion to dairy products and meat. There will be a crawling feeling in the rectum and anus. There is profuse sweating from the head, causing a wet pillow.
  3. Spigelia: Use homeopathy remedies Spigelia for worm infection when the child will have a pale face, blue rings around the eyes, the tendency to faint, nauseating sensation, and pain around the navel. Stool with mucus and worms are an indication
  4. Caladium: When the worm travels from the perineum to the vagina and causes the girls to constantly itch around the vagina. Then effective homeopathic remedies for worms infection is Caladium.
  5. Teucrium: One of the best homeopathic medicine for pinworms infestation, where there is a lot of irritation in the rectum. A thin dilution or tincture of this medication is used.
  6. Indigo: Very effective homeopathic remedies for roundworms in the stomach. The child is usually melancholic, has intense pain around the belly button, and may have had convulsions. If you wish to discuss any specific problem, you can consult a homeopathic.

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