An upset stomach can vary in intensity not only from the queasiness but also the pain. Vomiting and diarrhea often accompany it. The exact causes can differ from illness such as colds, flu, food poisoning, to nights out drinking. Regardless what the exact reason, the root of the problem is getting rid of the feeling and or the pain from an upset stomach. These ten home remedies are tried and true versions that have worked over the years to qualm some of the worst stomach aches with degrees of success. Try them for yourself and see what works best. As with all home remedy, they are for informational purposes only and do not constitute medical advice. Always consult your physician for stomach aches that last more than twenty-four hours in duration.
1. Carrots and Mint
Are you suffering from an upset stomach from a bug? Is it from a common cold, the flu or something in between the two that may have your stomach in knots? A carrot and mint smoothie works well to stop that uneasy feeling that works its way through your digestive system. The recipe is easy, and the ingredients are simple: 3 carrots, 3 cups of water, 3/4 teaspoon mint (preferably peppermint). You can boil the carrots and mint together until soft and smooth. Chill to liking or sip warm with a pink of cinnamon or ginger with a squeeze of lemon for a zest of flavor. Your body will get its nourishment from the carrots while the peppermint will provide the soothing effect to your upset stomach.