Home Remedies For Heartburn

Eastern European Home Remedies For Heartburn

а) Juice of raw red potatoes. Choose only fresh potatoes, clean them well with cold water and a hand brush. Grate and press them. The juice is milk-brown liquid with unpleasant taste. Take 100 undiluted ml before or during meals 4-5 times a day.

б) Juice of ordinary cabbage. Prepare and take in the same way as the juice of red potatoes.

в) Decoction of  gentian. Brew one table spoonful of the herb like tea in 200 ml of boiling water. Drink one small coffee cup 1 hour before meals.

г) Chickpea. Swallow whole raw beans. The first day take one bean, the second – two, and so on. On the eleventh day take nine beans until the nineteenth day when you take only one bean. If you cannot swallow the beans, chew them. Repeat if necessary.

д) Besides the above mentioned, it is  very useful to take a quarter of an before meals one spoonful of pure olive oil (not another oil).

– Linseed decoction is useful, too. Put two table spoonfuls of seeds in half a cup of hot water and leave them for three hours. Filter and drink before going to bed. Contraindications: you cannot take that if you have biliary colic or indigestion.