Pinworms are parasites that invade the intestinal tract and other parts of the body. Pinworms are characterized by itching around the anus, but sometimes there are no symptoms at all. Other symptoms can include abdominal pain, joint pain, insomnia, convulsions, and many other widely varying sign. It lives in lower portion of human digestive system. They survived by the nutrients that are consumed by the human.
This disease is very common throughout the world and very common in especially young children. Size of an adult pinworm is about one-half inch. It seems a small threadlike roundworm. The eggs of pinworm are oval in size and flat on the side. It is too small that one can’t see it without microscope. In case if you and any of your family member cause with the problem, following home remedies for pinworms can help you to get rid of that problem:
Garlic-Garlic has been used for expelling intestinal worms from ancient times by Chinese, Greeks, Hindus and many parts of rest of the world. It is the most useful spice and has medicinal value. Mash some cloves of garlic and add honey in them. Mix the both well. Have the mixture 2-3 times a day and take it for a week.
Coconut– Coconut is most effective home remedy, its’ nutritional value is also known since ancient time. It is useful to cure any type of pinworm. Take a table spoon of freshly coconut. Take it in your breakfast and after three hours take a dose of caster oil. The process may be repeated till the cure is complete.
Take Fibrous food in much quantity-To get rid of pinworms you should take diet rich in fibers, as high fibrous food is helpful in getting rid of this problem. Try to increase the amount of grain and vegetables in your diet chart. It will help you to get rid of pinworms and also increase the level of health of your body as well.
Carrot-The carrot is valuable home remedy in the elimination of threadworms from children as it is offensive to all parasites. A small cup of grated carrot taken every morning, with no other food added to the meal, can clear these worms quickly.