Aloe vera to treat dysentery

Dysentery is an intestinal inflammation can leads to mild or severe stomach cramps and diarrhea with mucus or blood in stools. Dysentery is caused by contaminated food, water, or other drinks, swimming in contaminated water such as pool or lakes, poor hand washing by infected people and physical contact. The two types of dysentery are shigellosis and amebic.

Here is a simple herbal remedy to treat dysentery at home.

Take one tablespoon of aloe vera gel, two teaspoons of cumin seeds and half a teaspoon palm sugar. Blend them well and take one tablespoon in the morning and one teaspoon in the evening to cure dysentery at home.

Cumin seeds – Names in other languages

  • Scientific name – Cuminum cyminum
  • English – Cumin seeds
  • Hindi – Jeera
  • Sanskrit – Jiraka
  • Malayalam – Jeerakam
  • Bengali – Jeera
  • Tamil – Jeeragam
  • Kannada – Jeerige
  • Telugu – Jeelakari

Aloe vera is a great plant that can cure digestive and intestinal health problems. Intestinal inflammation is the root cause for many illnesses. So it is highly important to include anti-inflammatory foods into our diet. Aloe vera gel has the ability to heal the lining of a damaged intestinal tract. Also the gel filled food can increase the intestinal water content that stimulates mucus secretion. Aloe vera contains enzymes which help the body to break down the food, and soothing effects help the food to move through the intestines, encouraging regular bowel movements. Aloe vera gel fights against heart burn and reduces acid reflux.

Cumin seeds have amazing healing and curative properties in them, which are beneficial in curing a number diseases and ailments. Cumin seeds can stop dysentery, diarrhea and can provide relief from abdominal pain. To get rid of bacterial and viral infection completely, take aloe vera and cumin seed mixture twice daily.

Both aloe vera and cumin seeds contain essential nutrients such as vitamin A, vitamin C, calcium, iron, magnesium, dietary fibre, vitamin B-6, B-12, potassium, sodium and zinc. All these nutrients are also good for overall health.

Here is the recipe.

How to treat dysentery with aloe vera – DIY

  • 1 tablespoon Aloe vera gel
  • 2 teaspoons Cumin seeds
  • 1 teaspoon Palm sugar
  1. Use aloe vera, cumin seeds and palm sugar to make the recipe.
  2. Cut and scrap an aloe vera leaf and take out the gel.
  3. Add one tablespoon of aloe vera gel to a blender.
  4. Add two teaspoons of cumin seeds.
  5. Add one teaspoon of palm sugar.
  6. Blend all the ingredients well.
  7. Done.


Take one tablespoon in the morning and one tablespoon in the evening to cure dysentery.

Kalaivani Selvaraj, MBA, got her Master’s degree in Human Resources. Due to her interest in natural healing, she pursued studies in the field of alternative medicine and is certified in Aromatherapy by Isla Verde Spa Training Academy. Ms. Kalaivani Selvaraj is also certified by Stanford University School of Medicine in Introduction to Food and Health.