Piles are swollen blood vessels found in or around the anus and
rectum. Also known as haemorrhoids, they can be itchy and painful.
It’s estimated more than 80% of the population will ave them at one
time or another.
Piles are both internal as well as external. The internal hemorrhoids
cannot be seen or felt unless they are severe. External hemorrhoids
can be seen outside of the anus. It is an uncomfortable and unpleasing
But, it is not a serious medical condition and arises due to increased
pressure of the external and internal veins around the rectum canal.
The causes of plies are: low fiber diet, ageing, hereditary and
pregnancy as well as severe constipation. There are a lot of home
remedies that can prevent piles.
Home remedies to cure pile are listed below and you require no skills
or special knowledge to try them out.
1. Aloe Vera
This remedy work wonders for swollen and painful veins, it reduces
bleeding piles and it can also be used in different ways.
You can cut the leaf of Aloe Vera into half and slightly heat
Apply this to the affected area before you go to bed.
You can also freeze the leaves and apply them on painful piles to
reduce pain, itchiness or burning sensation.
Take 1 table spoon of roasted black cumin seeds and mix it with1
tablespoon of unroasted black cumin seed.
Grind them together and take half teaspoon of this powder with one
glass of water every day
2.Ginger: This is a naturally available treatment to get relief from
the piles problem.
Mix 1 teaspoon of ginger extract with mint extract.
One tablespoon of honey and lime juice.
Take this mixture every day to get relief from piles.
3. Radish Juice: This remedy will reduce the swelling and pain
associated with piles.
Take the radish juice in the morning and at night.
Start with ¼ cup and gradually increase to ½ cup over a period of one month.
Or you continue the remedy till there is relief from piles.
4. Banana: The banana has fiber in it and acts as a laxative. It helps
to improve the bowel movements, so that you don’t have to strain when
you are in the toilet. When your bowel movements are proper the
problem will get reduced.
Boil 1 banana with 1 cup of milk.
Mash well and take this mix three to four times a day.
5. Leaves of Bitter Gourd: Bitter gourd leaves have medicinal value
that will help to reduce the pain and swelling.
Crush the leaves of bitter gourd
Extract the juice from the crushed leaves and mix three teaspoons of
this juice with one glass of buttermilk.
Drink this mixture on empty stomach, daily morning for at least one month.
6. Lemon Juice: Though this remedy will cause some discomfort and
burning sensation, but it is very effective in reducing the pain
caused by hemorrhoids.
Take some freshly squeezed lemon juice and soak a clean cotton ball in
Apply the cotton ball to the anal area for five minutes and you will
see faster relief from pain and swelling.
7. Eat Fiber Rich Food: The most important natural home remedy from
this list of 7 best herbal cures and treatment for Pile in Nigeria is
consuming the right food. To treat the piles or to prevent piles, one
should have a proper diet which is rich in fiber.
Include more fruits and vegetables in your diet.
Use brown rice instead of white rice.
Include oatmeal, wheat bran, pulses in your diet.