Typhoid is a disease caused by bacteria named salmonella typhi. It is spread through consuming contaminated food, water or by coming into direct contact with other typhoid infected person. Mainly the parts affected are spleen, gallbladder, liver, and lymph. Typhoid can be detected by fever, diarrhea, skin rash, weakness, loss of appetite, sore throat and constipation. Typhoid can be lethal if not cured on time. The allopathic medicines provided by doctors are high power and can have adverse effects on the body. Hence those who are scared of side effects can try some of the known home remedies also. They are effective in curing typhoid and at the same time also free from all the side effects. One may have to wait for the desired result, but they can surely offer the expected result to cure this disease.
Some natural remedies to prevent typhoid are as below.
Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV)
ACV helps maintain the body temperature and also provides significant minerals and nutrients which are lost during dehydration. One is required to take ½ teaspoon of ACV, and a little amount of honey has to be added. The mixture should be stirred finely and consumed right before taking the meal. Alternatively, one can mix a part of ACV with two parts of water. The clothhad to be soaked in the mixture and applied on patient’s forehead and stomach. The cloth shall be changed once it gets again.
Garlic has antimicrobial characteristics due to which it can help fight against salmonella typhi which causes typhoid. Garlic is an effective medicine to eliminate harmful chemicals from the body. Garlic can be used in two ways as a home remedy to cure typhoid fever; one can eat two raw garlic cloves with an empty stomach for two weeks. One can also crush half teaspoon garlic with four cups of water and one cup milk. The mixture has to be boiled until the remnants are quarter than the original mixture. These solutions have to be consumed3 times a day.
Clove is also an essential organic remedy to cure typhoid fever. It has antibacterial characteristic and provides ease in vomiting and bowel movement. There are practically two symptoms of typhoid. One can take 5 buds of clove and add it to 8 cups of water. The solution should be boiled until half bowl remains. The solution should be pouredinto the glass of water and cooled. This solution should be drunk regularly until the symptoms fade.
Basil is an Ayurvedicherb, and it is used to treat many other diseases. This herb has both antibiotic and antimicrobial properties; both these properties can fight the salmonella typhi bacteria. Consuming basil leaves can result in atemperature drop of the body and eases the bowel movement. One has to take 20 basil leaves and mix it to one spoonful of crushed ginger. The mixture shall be added to water and boiled until half of the solution remains. It is advised to add honey for better taste. This solution has to be consumed few times in a day.