Gastritis and ulcers are very frequent diseases among adults. Statistics show that about 20% of people aged over 30 are affected by some sort of stomach disease, and among the people over 60 years the percentage of patients is reaching 66%.
For these conditions it is necessary to resort to a diet based on peas, potatoes, cabbage and honey. Herbal remedies are recommended – infusions of liquorice root, oak bark, acacia flowers, marigold.
It is very important to avoid feelings of stress and tension, nervous attitude maintain heartburn and stomach ache. In these conditions, in the evening before bedtime is recommended soothing teas, such as the lime blossom tea.
Hyperacidity gastritis is treated with herbs containing slightly alkaline active principles, anti-inflammatory and healing, unsweetened, given as injections or teas of acacia flowers, chamomile, calendula, horsetail, dandelion, cranberry, raspberry leaves, calamus and licorice.
In the morning and evening is advisable to take one tablespoon of olive oil. Diuretics and stomach teas are also recommended. Also vitamins B1, B6, C and D can be very useful.
In hypoacid gastritis is recommended infusions or tinctures of marigold, marjoram, mint, balm, calamus, tintaura, marjoram, cumin and orange peel. Stomach pain caused by this disease can be soothed with wormwood tea, chamomile, yarrow, comfrey root, valerian, gentian and calamus, seeds of anise.
Another herbal remedy in this situation is to drink a cup of hot water before meals, purified by boiling it six times.
If the gastritis is complicated and internal bleeding began appearing, drink a decoction of oak bark, knotweed root, chamomile, or nettle pouches.
For all types of gastritis, especially for hypoacid type, is recommended 50 grams of honey, three times a day, about 30 minutes before the main meals. The purpose of this cure is the normalization of acid secretory glands.