Pumpkin pulp and the seeds can treat amebiasis by eliminating the parasites as well as the tiny pestering eggs. Their anti-inflammatory property helps protect the intestinal lining damaged by the parasites.
In addition, they are easily digestible and do not exert strain on the gastrointestinal system.
- Chew 1 to 2 teaspoons of pumpkin seeds on an empty stomach daily for a few weeks. Make sure to drink plenty of water for proper digestion.
- You can also eat pumpkin soup, roasted pumpkin cubes or use it in your salad.
The antiseptic, antibacterial, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties of turmeric make it another effective home remedy.
It helps eliminate harmful parasites from the body, protects tissues from damage, prevents inflammation in the intestine and boosts the immune system to fight the infection.
- Add a pinch of salt to 1 teaspoon of raw turmeric juice. Drink it on an empty stomach once daily for 1 to 2 weeks.
- You can also include turmeric in your cooking, or take turmeric supplements after consulting a doctor.