Here are some natural remedies that can help cure hemorrhoids. Be aware that the chemical based products that claim to treat hemorrhoids give a temporary fix, and they are for minor cases of hemorrhoids. With these natural remedies, you don’t have to consider going for a hemorrhoids removal surgery with its risks and complications. Once you find the right remedy that works for you, your hemorrhoids are going to be a thing of the past.
Remedy 1 – Did you know that lemon juice can help with hemorrhoids? It’s true. Try this remedy by squeezing out the juice from fresh lemons. Get a piece of cotton pad and soak it in the lemon juice, then apply it to the affected area. You may feel a slight tingly sensation at first, but it all goes away soon. It brings instant relief when you’re feeling a strong itchy and burning sensation.
Remedy 2 – One of the best hemorrhoids home remedies is the Touch Me Not plant. Take a few leaves and boil them in a pot of water. The vapors will do wonders in alleviating the discomfort and the pain. As an alternative, you can pick fresh leaves, make them into a paste and apply it to the external hemorrhoids to treat the piles.
Remedy 3 – Use ice in the form of ice packs and cubes if you wish to reduce the size of your hemorrhoids. Apply directly to get instant relief. Do this about 2 to 3 times per day and the pain will eventually subside.
Remedy 4 – Got a bleeding hemorrhoid and don’t know what to do? Try this. Blend a mixture of sugar, black mustard and goats milk and drink it 2 to 3 times per day. The bleeding should stop and you’ll have it under control.
Remedy 5 – If you’re having difficulty moving your bowels because it hurts, then use Vaseline. Put on a small amount of Vaseline onto a q-tip or on a cotton swab and apply it 1/2 to 1 inch into your rectum. You can also apply the jelly to the external hemorrhoids to lessen the burning sensation. Move your bowels and you’ll discover that it won’t hurt so much. Thanks to petroleum jelly, your rectum won’t be irritated or scratched when you go into the toilet.