Intestinal parasites according to Chinese Medicine

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In Chinese Medicine intestinal parasites can be treated by five herbs that we have on record. Here is the list below.

The five Chinese Medicinal herbs most likely to help treat intestinal parasites

Why might Pumpkin Seeds (Nan Gua Zi) help with intestinal parasites?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat intestinal parasites as can be seen on Pumpkin Seeds's page.

Pumpkin Seeds is a Warm herb that tastes Sweet. It targets the Stomach and the Large intestine.

Its main actions are: Expels parasites

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Why might Chinese Plum (Wu Mei) help with intestinal parasites?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat intestinal parasites as can be seen on Chinese Plum's page.

Chinese Plums is a Neutral herb that tastes Sour. It targets the Large intestine, the Liver, the Lung and the Spleen.

Its main actions are: Stabilizes Lung Qi and stops cough. Stops diarrhea. Retains Bodily Fluids and encourages their production. Expels parasites and relieves vomiting.

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Why might Camphor (Zhang Nao) help with intestinal parasites?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat intestinal parasites as can be seen on Camphor's page.

Camphor is a Warm herb that tastes Pungent. It targets the Heart.

Its main actions are: Moves the Blood and reduces inflammation. Opens the Orifices and awakens the spirit. Dispels Wind-Damp and kills parasites.

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Why might Pomegranate Peel (Shi Liu Pi) help with intestinal parasites?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat intestinal parasites as can be seen on Pomegranate Peel's page.

Pomegranate Peel is a Warm herb that tastes Sour. It targets the Stomach, the Kidney and the Large intestine.

Its main actions are: Astringes the Intestines and stops diarrhea. Retains Kidney Essence and Kills parasites.

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Why might Honeycomb (Feng Fang) help with intestinal parasites?

Because it is a herb specifically indicated to treat intestinal parasites as can be seen on Honeycomb's page.

Honeycomb is a Neutral herb that tastes Sweet. It targets the Stomach.

Its main actions are: Dispels Wind and counteract toxin. Kills parasites and relieves pain.

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Other symptoms often associated with intestinal parasites

Abdominal pain Diarrhea Constipation Itching Ringworm Hemorrhoids Ascariasis Edema Sores Dysentery