Worms are intestinal parasites, which infest
human beings as well as animals like cats, dogs etc. The common
ones are round worm, pin worm, tape worm, hook worm
WORMS, Intestinal Worms in Humans
- Signs & Symptoms, Adults, Children
Allergies, Many allergies in humans are caused
by worm infections. Tissue becomes inflamed and reactions to foods
are the result when eosinophils (white blood cells) are increased
due to them. Extreme skin rashes with blisters and food allergies
or sensitivities may result.
Anemia, Worms leach nutrients from bodies causing
anemia. When they are present in large numbers, they can create
enough blood loss to cause anemia or iron deficiency in some people.
Constipation, Some worms can obstruct certain
organs like the colon, liver and the bile duct, causing constipation
and other problems.
Diarrhea, Most of the time diarrhea is nature's
way of removing toxins.
Fatigue, Symptoms include tiredness, flue-like
symptoms, apathy, depression and a lack of concentration.
Gas and Stomach Bloating, Some parasites live
in the upper intestine, which can cause both gas and stomach bloating.
Immune Dysfunction, Worms in Humans depress the
immune system by decreasing immunoglobulin A.
Nervousness, The waste products from parasites
irritate the nervous system, resulting in anxiety and restlessness.
Other Signs & Symptom of Worms & Parasites in Children
Blisters appear on the inside of the lower lip, wiping of the nose,
restlessness and grinding of the teeth at night, dark circles under
the eyes, hyperactive, bed wetting, headaches, sensitive to light,
twitching eyelid, gum, rectum, or nose bleeding are signs they may
have worms & parasites.
Homeopathic Remedies & Homeopathy Treatment for WORMS,
Intestinal Worms in Humans
Produces a perfect picture of the wormy child. The patient is cross,
irritable, has a sickly pale face with rings about the eyes, grates
the teeth at night and has a tendency to convulsions; there is canine
hunger or variable appetite; the child picks at its nose and cries
out in its sleep; there is jerking of the hands and feet and a milky
urine. It does not correspond well to pin-worms and a noticeable
symptoms is a bluish color about the mouth.
The alkaloid of Cina is also a remedy for round worms. It is not
a safe remedy as Cina and no more efficacious. The writer has observed
convulsions produced by its use in too low potencies.
Useful when worms travel over the perineum and get into the vagina
in little girls, with tendency to excite masturbation.
The remedy for ascarides or pin-worms; there is much irritation
caused by them in the rectum. Hughes prefers the tincture or lower
dilutions, saying that it rarely fails in this condition. Another
remedy for pin-worms is Sinapis nigra.
Cina and Cicuta are often indicated in convulsions from worms.
Strabismus, jerking with paleness of the face, blue rings around
the eyes, faint, nauseated feeling with colic about the navel caused
by the presence of worms, will indicate Spigelia. It has stools
consisting of mucus, faces and worms. The tincture on a handkerchief
and inhaled will frequently arrest convulsions from worms.
Is useful where the child is much excited and has tickling and creeping
at the anus.
Is a remedy for ascarides or thread-worms in melancholy children,
with intense pain in the umbilical region, also convulsions from
Has worm symptoms with nausea, vomiting and colic.
According to Hahnemann, Stannum so stupefies the worms that they
are easily dislodged by purgatives. It has many worms symptoms;
thus pale sunken face and eyes surrounded by blue rings, Sluggish
disposition, general torpor, foetor of breath and passive fever.
Patient prefers to lie on stomach.
Calcarea is a valuable remedy to eradicate the disposition to worms.
#Cuprum oxydatum nigrum. [Cupr-o]
Zopfy in his sixty years' practice asserts that this remedy will
remove all kinds of worms, cure trichinosis, and even tapeworm.
He gives it in small doses, about the 1X, in alternation with Nux
vomica four or five times a day for four to six weeks, which always
suffices to cure tapeworm without causing the patient any in convenience