Diarrhea is the passing of frequent, watery stools, which occurs
when the bowels are loose, and frequent bowel motions take
place. Some of the symptoms felt during diarrhea are pain in the
tummy, nausea, high temperature and loss of appetite. Diarrhea
can either be acute (short term) or chronic (long term say for
more than 2 weeks).
Common Causes of Diarrhea: Stress or anxiety, Infection caused
by virus or bacteria, infected food, deformed toes, infected
water, Drinking too much alcohol and Side effect from some
medicines are the common causes of diarrhea.
Home Remedies for Diarrhea
Mash a ripe banana. Mix with 1 tsp of tamarind pulp and a pinch
of salt. Take twice a day.
Drink a cup of strong black tea or coffee. It is very effective
in controlling diarrhea.
Powder 1/4 tsp of cardamom seeds. Boil this in thin tea water.
Add a bit of sugar for taste and drink.
Soak 2 -3 tsp coriander seeds overnight in half a cup of water.
Make a coarse paste mix in a glass of butter milk and drink.
Make a paste of 15-20 tender curry leaves. Mix in 1 tsp honey
Mix 1/4 tsp nutmeg powder with 1 ripe banana and eat.
A tsp of date paste mixed with 1 tsp honey. To be taken 4-5
times a day.
Mix 1 cup pomegranate juice with 1 cup of sugar cane juice. Have
4 times a day.
Have 1 cup of fresh Pomegranate juice 3-4 times a day.
Dry Mango seeds in the shade for 3-4 days. Powder and store in a
bottle. Take ½ a tspn of this powder with either sugar or honey.