Natural Remedies for Deworming Kids and Adults


Natural Remedies for Deworming Kids and Adults: Intestinal worms are also known as parasitic worms. They are one of the most common types of intestinal parasites. They include: flatworms tapeworms, flukes and round worms which cause different kinds of infections in your body. The main causes of intestinal worms are: eating undercooked meat from an infected animal, such as a cow, pig, fish etc., consumption of contaminated water, soil, poor sanitation, poor hygiene etc.

Once the parasite enters your body, it travels into your intestine. Then they reproduce and grow, hence symptoms may appear.  The common symptoms include: abdominal pain, diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, gas/bloating, fatigue, weight loss.

An infected person may also experience dysentery when these worms causes diarrhoea with blood and mucus in the stool. Intestinal worms can also cause a rash or itching around the rectum or vulva and in some cases, a person passes a worm in his stool during defecation.

Children are particularly prone to intestinal worms because they are more likely to be in contact with contaminated soil, water, etc. while playing in environment whereas adults are also at increased risk due to weakened immune systems.

Now we will see how we can immune ourselves and even treat the problem of intestinal worms only with natural remedies that bring no side effects to your body.

Remedy 1

For Kids of 3-5 years of age- Take half a gram of ajwain (ajowan caraway) powder and equal amount of jaggery. Mix the two together and make a small ball of the mixture.  Give this to your child at least three times a day. This will kill all kinds of intestinal worms.

Remedy 2

Eat 25 grams of jaggery and in case of kids take 10 grams, as first thing in the morning and thereafter rest for 10-15 minutes. With the regular use of this remedy, all the worms in the intestine gets accumulated at one place. Then eat 2 grams of (half gram for kids) of ajowan caraway powder  with water. This kills all worms present in your intestine and get out of your body through faeces.

Remedy 3

Add a pinch of black salt to half a gram of ajowan caraway powder. Giving this mixture to the kids with warm water every night clears all intestinal worms. Adults can use double the quantity of the mixture.


If a kid suffers from intestinal worms due to contaminated water, you must try this remedy. It even treats gas troubles and constipation in children.

Remedy 4

Add half a gram of ajowan caraway power to 50 ml of butter milk and for adults add 2 grams of ajowan to 125 ml of butter milk. Drink it in the afternoon after lunch. This remedy will not only kill all the intestinal worms but also helps in removal of such worms through faeces.


  1. Consume it for 3 days to one week or as needed. It deworms kids and helps them getting rid of habits like gritting teeth and teeth grinding in sleep. This is one of the best natural remedies for deworming the body.
  2. Do not consume sweets, stale food, rotten fruits and veggies if you are infected.
  3. Avoid eating toffees and chocolates.
  4. People who are in a habit of frequent urination in the night can undergo this treatment. This helps in the condition. It not only kills intestinal parasites but also treat gas troubles, constipation and other related problems.

Alternative Remedy

Take 2-3 big ripen tomatoes, apply a pinch of rock salt and black pepper powder on the tomatoes and eat them every evening around 4 pm, for at least 2-3 weeks or as required. Do not eat anything two hours before and after eating tomatoes. You can eat food after 2 hours. It kills intestinal worms, treats teeth gritting, teeth grinding, restlessness in sleep.


  1. Do not use this remedy on children below 3 years of age.
  2. Eating tomatoes after applying rock salt on it every morning on an empty stomach or an hour after dinner. This will clean all the dirt from your tongue and also removes the white layer that gets accumulated on your tongue.

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