11 Herbal Remedies For Stomach Ulcers

Stomach ulcer is an ulcer in the stomach and is mainly caused because of Helicobacter pylori, but it may also be caused because of some drugs. Herbal treatments can be used to cure this condition and various herbs which can help with this are given below.

Stomach ulcers

Tips To Cure Stomach Ulcers Naturally

Geranium

It is a perennial plant which grows in Europe, United States and Canada and is a member of the geraniaceae family. It has drying tendencies and an astringent taste. Its root is used to treat many problems including stomach ulcers. It is amucus membrane tonic, which is known to soothe inflamed tissues and can help with almost all cases of swelling and inflammation.

Geranium

Echinacea

Echinacea angustifolia is a herb, which is mainly found in North America and Americans have used this herb for centuries for treatment of various health problems.

It is a member of the aster family and with a sweet, pungent and aromatic taste along with drying, stimulating and cooling tendencies. The flowers, root and seeds of this herb are used for their medicinal properties. It heals damaged tissues including the tissues of the lining of the stomach.

Echinacea

Slippery Elm

It is a member of the elm family and tastes like maple syrup and is used to treat various problems like ulcers, sore throat and also stomach ulcers. The bark is used for the medicinal properties and can help in soothing the irritation in the gastrointestinal tract. It is very helpful for curing stomach ulcers as well as inflammatory conditions.

slippery elm

Peppermint

Peppermint is very effective in the treatment of digestive problems and you should drink tea according to the daily requirements or take the capsules as they have been directed on the label.

Peppermint Tea

Aloe

Aloe juice is known to curb bleeding ulcers and you should take two cups daily, but you should not take it if you have diarrhea.

aloe vera juice

Chen Pi Tea

This is known as bitter orange and it is known to relax the muscles of the stomach and it also relieves gas, bloating and belching. You should drink this tea three times every day and should take it before meals.

Chen Pi Tea

Cinnamon

Cinnamon tea is known to increase the circulation of blood in the stomach and therefore helps in fast recovery. You should drink three cups of cinnamon tea every day.

cinnamon

Licorice

Licorice helps in relieving ulcer symptoms just like zantac can prevent vomiting. You should take 380 milligrams before every meal and the there should be a difference of 20 minutes between the meal.

licorice

Malva

Malva is also known to ease upset in the stomach and it reduces intestinal irritation. You should drink malva tea and its dosage should be taken as recommended on the label.

malva

Marshmallow Root Powder

Marshmallow root powder is also known as althea and it protects the lining of the stomach. You should take one teaspoon of this powder in cold water and drink this mixture three times daily.

Marshmallow

Cat’s Claw

Cat’s claw kills the H.pylori bacteria and also prevents it from attacking again and so it prevents you from another infection. You should take 500 milligrams thrice every day. But you should not take this if you are pregnant or nursing or if you are taking insulin.

cats claw