Medicinal plants for diarrhea

Herbal treatment for diarrhea

Phytotherapy: Medicinal plant preparations with astringent plants for diarrhea

Phytotherapy plant focuses on the application of plant preparations with astringent properties (More information about astringent plants)

Main astringent plants

  • Yarrow (Achillea millefolium) (Infusion of a tea spoonful of floral summits by each glass of water. Drink a couple of cups a day.)
  • Carob tree (Ceratonia siliqua) (Decoction of the bark)
  • Stevia (Stevia rebaudiana) Stevia is very effective in combating harmful bacteria that can cause diarhea (Infusion of 1 tsp stevia per cup, three times daily)
    stevia plant
    Photo of the stevia plant.
  • Rice (Oryza sativa) (Drink rice water)
  • Agrimony (Agrimonia eupatoria) (Infusion of dry leaves)
  • Vervain (Verbena officinalis) (Infusion of a teaspoon of dried plant per cup of water for 10 minutes. Drink 2 cups a day.)
  • Guarana: (Paullina cupana)
  • Guanabana or soursop (Annona muricata) Green fruits. On the contrary, mature fruits are used as a remedy for constipation.
Guanabana or soursop
Guanabana or soursop
  • Barley (Hordeum vulgare) (Take three glasses of barley water)
  • Goldenrod (Solidago virgaurea) (Infusion of flowering tops 1 teaspoon per cup, let stand 5-10 minutes -for the tannins to be released in the water Take 2-3 times a day.)
  • Black thorn or sloe (Prunus spinosa) (fruit jams) (Decoction of the fruits. Drink the desired quantity)
  • Nutmeg (Myristica fragrans) (Take one capsule sold in herbal stores)
nutmeg seed
Photography of nutmeg seed, which is ground and used as a spice
  • Hawthorn (Crataegus spp.) (fruit jams) (infusion of dried flowers)
  • Bearberry. (Artostaphylos uva-ursi) See contraindications in the complete study of this plant.
  • Blueberry (Vaccinium sp.) Blueberry tincture.
  • Cranberry (Vaccinium ssp.) (Decoction of the fruits)
  • Meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria) (Do not use in children under 12 years). (Infusion of of flowers)
  • Clove (Eugenia caryophyllata (oil of cloves)
  • Chestnut: (Castanea sativa) (Decoction of the bark)
  • Walnut tree (Juglans regia)(Decoction of the bark)
  • Filipendula ulmaria Meadowsweet flowers
    Meadowsweet flowers still in bloom

    Horse chestnut tree (Aesculus hippocastanum)

  • Cypress (Cupressus sempervirens) (20 drops of tincture on sale at pharmacies and herbalist’ses before the three main meals)
  • Oak (Quercus spp.) (Decoction of the bark)
  • Psyllium:(Plantago psyllium) (Seeds in water overnight)
Psyllium seeds hydrated overnight
Psyllium seeds
  • Holm oak (Quercux ilex) (Decoction of the bark) (Eat fresh sweet acorns)
  • Kermes oak (Quercux ilex subs. rotundifolia) (Decoction of the bark)
  • Yucca (Yucca filamentosa)(Take extract capsules according to leaflet’s patient)
  • Plantain (Plantago spp.) (Infusion of leaves)
  • Blackberry (Rubus spp) (Decoction of dried leaves)
  • Nettle (Urtica dioica) (Decoction of the root)
  • Lentisc (Pistaccia lentiscus) (Infusion of the stems and leaves)
  • blackberry

    Marshmallow (Althaea officinalis) (15 ml tincture a day divided in three doses – on sale at pharmacies and herbalist’ses)

  • Mint: (Menta spp.): (Infusion of the dried plant)
  • Birch: (Betula alba) (Decoction of the bark)
  • Strawberry (Fragaria vesca) (Decoction of the leaves)
  • Raspberry (Rubus ideaeus) (Decoction of the leaves)
  • Papaya (Carica papaya) (eat fruits)
  • Sundew (Drosera spp.) (Infusion or extract)
  • Dog-rose (Rosa canina) (Decoction of the fruit)
  • Loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria) (Infusion of dried flowers)
  • Salvia (Salvia officinalis) (Infusion of dried leaves)
  • Vine: (Vitis vinifera): (decoction for 1 / 4 hours of three tablespoons of shredded dried leaves per liter of water. Take 2 or 3 glasses per day)

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Written by Editorial Botanical-online team in charge of content writing

20 October, 2020

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