Giardia intestinalis is a parasite that causes infection in the small intestine known as Giardiasis. This is the most familiar cause of parasitic gastrointestinal disease and around 20 percent of the world’s population is chronically infected with Giardia lambia. A number of herbs, supplements, and dietary recommendations can be used as a way of natural giardia treatment.Garlic: Old studies in human support the use of garlic in treating giardia. Garlic has been found to have activity against Giardia Lambia. One has to mix a part of grated garlic with a part of grated horseradish. Then we have to mix ½ liter of vodka for 50 grams of the mixture of garlic and horseradish. The mixture is then needed to keep in a dark place at room temperature for about 10 days. Then after filtering the extract, one has to take one tablespoon of it at least two times a day around half-an-hour before meals. Giardias can be cured in this way.
Goldenseal: Goldenseal is a perennial found in Ohio River valley. Laboratories suggest that Berberine, the active constituent of goldenseal, is active against Giardia Lamblia. It inhibits the growth of this parasite. Clinical trials have proven that berberine therapy can improve GI symptoms in patients suffering from Giardia.
Wormwood: The herb wormwood has been used for centuries as a natural remedy for intestinal parasite. Giardia is protozoans that affect the warm-blooded animals transmitted through cysts, contaminated food or water. Sesquiterpine lactones in wormwood have a static action on these parasites.
Black walnut: Black walnut is a very effective natural remedy for Giardia, It is an astringent and cooling herb commonly used for treating diarrhea and gastrointestinal infection. This is a very useful herb when traveling to areas where food and water may contain bacteria and parasites.
Grapefruit seed: Grapefruit Seed Extract (GSE) is very helpful in treating Giardia and other parasites. GSE is highly active against protozoa, bacteria, yeast and some viruses and has been used for quite a time in treating parasitic infections.
All the above natural remedies can work effectively to cure the syndrome called giardia.