Cleansing the body of parasites has become a more popular practice in recent years because of the recognizable effects the bacteria and organisms we can eat or drink, or otherwise absorb from our environment. You can eliminate parasites from your body by taking herbal supplements, pills and tinctures. They can help reduce many health concerns. Follow these steps to find out how.

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Choose the Right Program for Cleansing Your Body of Parasites

Research the various methods for cleansing your body of parasites using impartial sources like (see Resources below) rather than companies that are selling their own cleansing products. You’ll also be able to compare prices for the different parasitic herb formulas, which range from inexpensive to very expensive. Find the one that fits your budget.

Choose an all-in-one parasitic cleansing product if you want to address a variety of parasites. Mix and match certain herbs and tinctures to deal with more specific health issues.

Consider placing all others in your household, even pets, on the same cleanse at the same time. Parasites can be passed easily from organism to organism.

Be prepared to deal with the thought of seeing living parasites in your stool. That sight can be disconcerting for many people. If you want, however, you can use a colander to examine your stool more carefully to see what kinds of parasites are being eliminated.

Cleanse Your Body of Parasites

Choose a period of time for your cleanse that will not interfere with your daily life. While a change in diet is not required, dosages are often frequent throughout the day. You’ll want to be near a toilet.

Prepare yourself for some of the side-effects that can occur during a parasitic cleanse, including irregular bowel movements, cramping, kidney pain and even blurry vision.

Plan to go through more than one parasitic cleanse to achieve the best results. One treatment may only remove a single layer of parasites in the digestive tract. Most people perform parasitic cleanses on a regular basis because of the continual reintroduction of parasites into our digestive systems.

Clove, wormwood, black walnut oil and pumpkin seeds are traditional Western herbs for getting rid of parasites. These may be taken orally, or by tinctures used as an enema.