Itching

From our list of herbs and spices, the following are recommended for Itching:

  • Aloe
  • Apple Cider Vinegar
  • Burdock Root
  • Butchers Broom
  • Cayenne
  • Clay
  • Dandelion Root
  • Echinacea Angustifolia
  • Echinacea Purpurea
  • Kelp
  • Oatmeal
  • Peppermint
  • Red Clover
  • Sarsaparilla
  • Sheep Sorrel
  • Witch Hazel
  • Yellow Dock Root

Natural Cures and Remedies for Itching

Contraindications, Interactions, and Side Effects (Nux Vomica) — Not covered (AHP); Commission E reports the seed contains the toxic alkaloid strychnine (AEH). Poisoning can generate anxiety, backache, enhanced reflexes, equilibrium disorders, heightened sense perception, pain, and stiff neck, then convulsions, dyspnea, and twitching. Lethal dose ca. 50 mg strychnine (1–2 g seed) (PH2).

The name of this herb reflects its use – eyebright is the herb for external eye problems. It can be used for eye irritation, tiredness, eye watering, mild conjunctivitis, puffiness and itching.

Aloe, Apple Cider Vinegar, Burdock Root, Butchers Broom, Cayenne, Clay, Dandelion Root, Echinacea Angustifolia, Echinacea Purpurea, Kelp, Oatmeal, Peppermint, Red Clover, Sarsaparilla, Sheep Sorrel, Witch Hazel, Yellow Dock Root

Other little-known causes of anaemia are intestinal parasites or worms. Hookworm, pinworms, round worms and tapeworms feed on the blood supply as well as on the vitamins. Twenty-five hookworms can consume fifteen grams of blood every 24 hours; a tapeworm can cause acute shortage of vitamin B12. Symptoms of intestinal worms are itching at the rectum, restlessness at night with bad dreams, diarrhoea, foul breath, dark circles under the eyes and a constant desire for food. Garlic can help get rid of some types of intestinal parasites. Fresh papaya and grated raw carrot are also effective. After successful treatment for intestinal worms, perfect cleanliness should be observed to prevent recurrence.

Lethal dose for adult man = 6–10 drops physostigmine (ca. 2–3 beans). Symptoms of intoxication: cyanosis diarrhea, dizziness, nausea, salivation, spasms, stupor, sweating, tachycardia, twitching, vomiting, and finally death through asphyxiation (PH2). Lithium chloride may increase toxicity (HH3).

Pain at passing stools, slight bleeding in the case of internal trouble and a feeling of soreness and irritation after passing a stool are the usual symptoms of piles. The patient cannot sit comfortably due to itching, discomfort and pain in the rectal region.

Clears the head It can clear the head of brain fog, dissolve headaches, and end facial twitching with consistent use. It opens and relaxes tissue and is also a good choice for acute head trauma because it increases microcirculation.