Modern research shows that a chemical contains in papaya (pawpaw) can help treat ulcers permanently. A chemical called papain is contained in papaya. This chemical breaks down carbohydrates, fats, and proteins.
Another chemical contains in papaya called carpain, has the ability to kill certain parasites. This plant also seems to have an immune-stimulating, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and antifungal effect.
In this article, we will learn about ulcer treatment at home, how you can prepare and use papaya (pawpaw) drink to cure stomach ulcer naturally. It is not a relief. it is a cure. Before that let’s first consider other health benefits of papaya, side effect, safety, precaution, and warnings.
Other Health Benefits of Papaya
According to researchers eating papaya might prevent gallbladder cancers and colorectal in some people.
Modern research suggests that people with type 2 diabetes, consuming fermented papaya fruit can reduce blood sugar levels before and after meals.
Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection
According to early research, it is recommended that eating papaya fruit at least once per week might reduce the chance of getting a persistent HPV infection compared to never eating papaya fruit.
According to early research, people with gum disease such as gum bleeding, plaque, and gum inflammation, applying a gel containing fermented papaya into spaces around the teeth called periodontal pockets will help reduce it.
According to early research applying a dressing containing papaya fruit to the edges of a new open wound reduces healing time and length of hospitalization compared to treating the new open wound with a hydrogen peroxide dressing.
Papaya can also be used to cure stomach, intestine problems, and parasite infections.
Side Effects And Safety of Ulcer Treatment at Home Using Papaya
Papaya is possibly safe for most people when consumed by mouth in a potion commonly found in foods. It is also saved when consuming as a medicine.
But unsafe when taken by mouth in a large portion or applied to the skin as papaya latex. The latex contains papain that is why taking large amounts of papain by mouth may damage the esophagus, which is the food tube in the throat. Applying papaya latex to the skin can cause severe irritation and allergic reactions in some people.
Ulcer Treatment at Home: Precautions And Warnings
When taken by mouth during pregnancy is likely unsaved. Do not take papaya by mouth in medicinal amounts if you are pregnant. The main reason is because of the chemical content in papaya called papain. The unprocessed papain might poison the fetus or cause birth defects.
Not enough is known about the safety of papaya during breast-feeding. It is best to avoid taking it in amounts higher than normal food amounts.
Fermented papaya can lower blood sugar. People with diabetes who are taking medications to lower their blood sugar should pay close attention to their blood sugar as adjustments to medications might be needed.
Low blood sugar
Papaya that has been fermented can lower blood sugar. Taking this form of papaya might make blood sugar too low in people who already have low blood sugar.
Underactive thyroid gland (hypothyroidism)
There is a concern that eating large amounts of papaya might make this condition worse.
If you are allergic to latex, there is a good chance you are also allergic to papaya. If you have a latex allergy, avoid eating papaya or taking products that contain papaya.
Papaya contains papain. If you are allergic to papain, avoid eating papaya or taking products that contain papaya.
Papaya that has been fermented can lower blood sugar. In theory, this form of papaya might affect blood sugary during and after surgery. If you are taking papaya, you should stop 2 weeks before surgery.
How to prepare Papaya drink
- Get raw pawpaw and wash it. It must be raw, not ripe.
- Do not peel it and do not remove the seeds.
- After washing the outside neatly, slice it without peeling it into small pieces. The cutting should be small like sugar cubes.
- Put all the small pieces of the raw pawpaw into any clean container.
- Fill the container with water to stop at the same point the sliced pawpaw stopped.
- Leave the pawpaw in the water for four days. For example, if u soak it on a Monday, count Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday will be the fourth day.
- On the Fourth day, the water will be looking white in color. Sieve it and throw away the pawpaw and the water becomes your cure for ulcer.
drink half a glass of the pawpaw water every morning, and evening. You will no longer feel those ulcer pains because it will heal the wounds inside that are causing the pain.
This morning and evening drinking of the pawpaw water can continue for weeks and months depending on how severe the ulcer is. As said earlier it is not a relief. It is a cure.
Note: an ulcer is an internal wound usually in the stomach or intestines.
Common causes of ulcers are infection with the bacterium Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) and long-term use of aspirin and certain other painkillers, such as ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin, others) and naproxen sodium (Aleve, Anaprox, others).
Stress and spicy foods do not cause peptic ulcers. Please avoid taking strong painkillers without a prescription.
This treatment mentioned is not a reason not to go to the hospital, because not all are internal pains.
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