Treatment of giardiasis adults and children

Protozoa flagellate species, parasitic in the intestine, the gallbladder and its ducts in an adult or child, in medicine are called Giardia

These microorganisms occur in adults or cysts, but in any case, the infection they will be accompanied by the following symptoms:

If the Giardia infection occurred in very young children, the stool they will be repeated in the form of a pasty mass. These symptoms can join a loss of appetite, constant borborygmus, sensation of heaviness. The body can respond in this Giardia and allergic reactions – rashes on the skin, swelling and dermatitis.

Treatment of Giardia consists of three stages: preparatory, therapeutic and stabilization.

Preparatory phase of treatment of Giardia

This period of treatment lasts from 2 to 4 weeks, during which it is necessary to completely cleanse the body of toxins. These toxins have been isolated Giardia in their life, but no drugs are assigned to the patient not only is health promotion.

The desired effect can be achieved by the following methods:

  1. Enhance the secretion of bile with the help of funds from the category of “folk medicine”.
  2. To conduct a blind probing.
  3. To normalize diet.


Normalization/correction of the diet of the patient will not be able to withdraw Giardia from the body, but it will contribute to the formation in the body environment not suitable for growth and reproduction of parasites, and immunity.

This effect can be achieved by introducing in the diet the following products:

  • cranberry and lingonberry;
  • cereal whole grains;
  • vegetable oil;
  • foods rich in fiber (vegetables, fruits);
  • bran.

Necessarily need to be excluded from the menu foods that contain a lot of sugar, as are carbohydrates, which supply glucose to microorganisms. Special diets helps to reduce Giardia, which greatly facilitates the process of removing them from the body.

Stimulation of secretion of bile

This procedure is carried out only with the use of folk remedies. The patient will have to undergo a course of administration of therapeutic agents, prepared on the basis of tansy, Helichrysum, barberry, corn silk, milk Thistle and Lily of the valley. To stimulate the output of bile are used in decoctions, infusions or tinctures of the above herbs. The proportions and methods of preparation must be clarified with the attending physician (they can be different for each individual case).

Blind probing

This procedure is also carried out to stimulate the release of bile, which ultimately will contribute to the liberation of the bile ducts from the considered pathogens. This manipulation (it is called tyubazh), it is possible to carry out at home.

The algorithm is a blind sensing:

  1. Fasting morning to eat egg yolk, you can instead drink mineral water containing sulphate of magnesia (the exact dosage specified by a doctor). “Borjomi”, “Jamrock”.
  2. The patient should lie on the bed and to the upper right abdomen applying a heating pad or bottle with hot water. The duration of sleeping is 2 hours.

Blind probing should be performed 3 times per week throughout the preparatory period.

The therapeutic stage

Only after the preparatory stage you can apply any drugs that have activity against the parasites.

Most often used for the treatment of allopathic remedies:

  • Tiberal;
  • Trihopol;
  • Macmiror;
  • Tinidazole;
  • Furazolidone.

The medicines should be taken strictly in the dosages that are prescribed for adults and children, as they are significantly different. If you have to undergo a treatment course for your child, he often prescribe Furazolidone, Tiberal or Macmiror. Therapy in an adult patient and the child is 5-7 days.

If you could cure Giardia has failed or happened to re-infection, for older children and adults will be conducted 2 courses of therapy.

The approximate scheme of treatment in this case will look as follows:

  1. Trihopol for 7 days (probably will do 5 days, but it is at the discretion of the attending physician).
  2. Break 3 days.
  3. Furazolidone for 5 days.
  4. Blind probing.

Note: doctors often noted in the treatment of Giardia the side effects of the medication. These include loss of appetite, nausea and vomiting, allergic reaction.

To contribute to the elimination of Giardia from the body can and funds from the category of “folk medicine”, which are made on the basis of mint, garlic, figs and pumpkins. But in any case, you need to get advice on whether use of folk medicine from the physician.

Stabilization phase of treatment

After conducting the above mentioned stages need to “fix” the result. You will need to carry out the correction of the immune system and proper digestion.

To achieve the desired results using the following methods:

  • the use of fees, which include bearberry, black poplar, birch buds – they possess immunomodulatory properties;
  • the use of the decoction of beets, cranberries and cranberry – these plants contribute to the normalization and stabilization of the digestive processes.

Folk medicine against Giardia

Outset that the application of any national funds should begin with a consultation from the attending physician. Only competent approach to the use of different decoctions and infusions, compulsory medical phase of treatment will give a positive result is a Giardia from the body completely displayed.


You need to take 2-3 horseradish root (washed and with skin on), finely nastrogat them and pour cool boiled water in an amount of 1 liter. Glass container, which is stacked filled with the roots of horseradish, you tightly close and leave alone for three days at room temperature. Then the extract obtained is filtered, added to the cure honey (equal quantity), mix well and leave for another three days. Do not forget to regularly shake the cure!

Take this product 20 minutes before meals, three times a day. Adult dosage is 1 tablespoon per admission, children under 1 year – ½ teaspoon, children from 1 year to 10 years – 1 dessert spoon at the reception.


In a mortar to grind 50 grams of peeled garlic cloves, pour them a glass of vodka. The resulting mixture must be poured into a bottle made of dark glass and cork tightly. Infused medication for 7 days.

To use the resulting means adults need three times a day 30 minutes before meals in dose of 20 drops. If you have to withdraw lamblia children, then this tool before use, diluted in water or milk.

Pumpkin seeds

Pumpkin seeds is not only effective against Giardia, but also very tasty, which is an important fact in the treatment of children. Need 300 grams of pumpkin seeds (shelled) grind and add 50 grams of honey and the same amount of water. This portion adult patient should eat on an empty stomach for 1 hour, then you need to take any laxative. For children will be enough for 1/3 of the total number of medications at one time.

Tansy and wormwood

Mix equal proportions of dry tansy and wormwood, take a handful of cooked collection and pour boiling water in the amount of 250-300 ml. Infused for half an hour, then filtered.

Take tincture need in the amount of ½ Cup before meals at least 3 times a day. The children of such folk remedy to give is not recommended.

Please note: pregnant women, infusion of wormwood and tansy is absolutely contraindicated to receive, as it can cause miscarriage or premature birth.

Oats and corn silk

These two plants are among the most effective for the treatment of giardiasis. In addition, they are quite easy and simple to cook, and the broth does not have an unpleasant taste and smell, so that children use them without the vagaries.

To prepare the medicine from oats, just need to get him 250 grams, pour 1 liter of water and put on medium heat. Without bringing to a rapid boil, boil a quarter of water. To take this product to a 250 ml every 6 hours, regardless of the meal.

Corn silk to prepare even simpler: a tablespoon of dry raw pour a glass of boiling water and insist 3 hours. Make received need 1 tablespoon every 5-6 hours.

Beet and carrot juice

Attention! This folk remedy can be used for the treatment of giardiasis adults only!

You must take a glass dish and the bottom of it spread a clean/washed birch leaves. Then pour into the prepared container glass of brandy and insist all of it within 3 weeks (this is the preparatory period). The mixture is then strain and add the juice of carrots and beets, liquid honey – all of these additional ingredients are 1 Cup.

This tool was adopted in the amount of half a Cup 3 times a day.

Calendula with birch SAP

Three liters of birch SAP you need to boil and add a pack of dried calendula flowers (they are implemented in pharmacies 50 grams). All are thoroughly mixed and boiled for 10 minutes necessarily with the lid on. Then to wrap up with a blanket and insist in a warm place for 12 hours.

A sick child needs to take ¼ Cup of the decoction three times a day, for an adult specified a single dosage should be doubled. To store a medicament in the break between meals should be refrigerated.

Please note: there are many folk recipes that “promise” to save the sick from Giardia. But their application should be agreed with your doctor – in its composition of these products contain potentially harmful medicinal plants, which can lead to serious complications.

Treatment of giardiasis – the process is about, it should be done only under supervision by medical personnel. Only in this case, you can expect to completely get rid of these parasites.

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