Hemorrhoids or Piles are swollen veins in the anus and rectum. This happens to people mostly between ages 45 to 65. It may be a cause of many things like pregnancy or people who have chronic constipation which happens when people sit for a long time in toilet that increases pressure on the anal canal.
There are not any certain remedies at home that can cure Hemorrhoids, but there many precaution which could be taken to avoid it. Remember always to consult your doctor when you see the symptoms instead of keep trying home remedies on your own because that could cause more problems.
Symptoms of Piles:
Few of the symptoms of Piles include bleeding, swelling, itching, irritation and blood clots around the anus.
Fiber is helpful:
Fiber can reduce straining by softening stool and increasing bulk which reduces straining, which may help to relief symptoms and bleeding.
You can get plenty of fiber from fresh fruits, juices and vegetables. You can increase intake of fiber 25-30 grams per day.
Ruscus Aculeatus (Butchers Broom) for piles treatment:
Ruscus Aculeatus, also known as Butchers broom, sweet holy and knee holy is a plant that got this name because European butchers used it for cleaning their chopping blocks.
By activating alpha-adrenergic receptors this plant can constrict your veins. Though it is not very obvious since scientists lack solid evidences for butchers broom to work but since out of 124 cases 75% of the patients claimed butchers broom to be working fine.
Try Apple Cider Vinegar for piles:
Apple Cider Vinegar is said to be a very effective home remedy for Piles. Take a paper or cotton and soak it with Apple Cider vinegar and apply it to the Hermorrhoid effected area. You’ll have to repeat this process until the problem is resolved