Stomach Viruses Always Start Late Into The Night
Author: Debbie J.
Skill: Personal Trainer
Word Count: 101
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 10539-OR
Scientific Studies: 6
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Recently after an initial episode of violent vomiting and diarrhea, I rinsed my mouth with Thieves Fresh Essence Mouthwash to clear the bacteria out of my mouth.
Then I mixed coconut oil with a drop each of Ginger and Patchouli essential oils. I rubbed this oil mixture along the left side of my stomach between the ribs and hips (location of the descending colon) and on my navel.
I experienced relief within 20 minutes and had no repeat episodes. We all know how ravaging these types of viruses can be, and I was amazed and grateful that Ginger and Patchouli protected me.
Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: nausea, flue, influenza, vomit, vomiting, puke, puking, virus, viral, throw, throwing, antiviral, gastroenteritis, diarrhoea.
|Supporting Scientific Studies|
|1.||"In traditional folk medicine, tarragon [Artemisia dracunculus L. (Asteraceae)] has been used for treatment of pain and gastrointestinal disturbances.... This study reported the peripheral and central antinociceptive activity of the EOAD [essential oil of A. dracunculus] and rationalized the traditional use of the plant in the treatment of different painful conditions."||Link|
|2.||"In the present study, we have evaluated the gastroprotective activity of turmeric essential oil (TEO) and ginger essential oil (GEO) in rats.... Histopathological examination showed that ethanol-induced lesions such as necrosis, erosion, and hemorrhage of the stomach wall were significantly reduced after oral administration of essential oils.... Results suggest that TEO and GEO could reduce the gastric ulcer in rat stomach as seen from the ulcer index and histopathology of the stomach. Moreover, oxidative stress produced by ethanol was found to be significantly reduced by TEO and GEO."||Link|
|3.||"D-limonene is one of the most common terpenes in nature. It is a major constituent in several citrus oils.... Being a solvent of cholesterol, d-limonene has been used clinically to dissolve cholesterol-containing gallstones. Because of its gastric acid neutralizing effect and its support of normal peristalsis, it has also been used for relief of heartburn and gastroesophageal reflux (GERD). D-limonene has well-established chemopreventive activity against many types of cancer. Evidence from a phase I clinical trial demonstrated a partial response in a patient with breast cancer and stable disease for more than six months in three patients with colorectal cancer."||Link|
|4.||"Foeniculum vulgare Mill, commonly called fennel, has been used in traditional medicine for a wide range of ailments related to digestive, endocrine, reproductive, and respiratory systems. Additionally, it is also used as a galactagogue agent for lactating mothers.... Foeniculum vulgare has emerged as a good source of traditional medicine and it provides a noteworthy basis in pharmaceutical biology for the development/formulation of new drugs and future clinical uses."||Link|
|5.||Gastroprotective effects of Lemon essential oil: "In ethanol model, CL (citrus lemon) and LIM (limonene) [component of Lemon] demonstrated 100% of gastroprotection.... In the indomethacin model, CL and LIM offered effective gastroprotection...."||Link|
|6.||"Ginger root reduced the tendency to vomiting and cold sweating significantly better than placebo did.... Remarkably fewer symptoms of nausea and vertigo were reported after ginger root ingestion...."||Link|
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