Gastritis or peptic ulcers are symptoms of a disease that attacks the stomach due to injury or inflammation that causes heartburn and tenderness in the abdomen. Many drugs can relieve ulcer symptoms quickly, but most do not solve problems that occur in the stomach.
LIVESTRONG Launched on Thursday (1/12/2011), the fleshy leaves of aloe vera and issued a very good bitter liquid used as a healer of wounds and skin conditions. Aloe vera juice can also be used as a treatment for digestive disorders.
Aloe vera contains key elements such as aloin, aloin-emodin, resins, tannins and polysaccharides. In addition, aloe vera is also offering 19 amino acids, 20 minerals and 12 vitamins essential for health.
American Chronicle also added that aloe vera contains the amino acid, methionine, threonine, serine, and molybdenum, which work together to detoxify heavy metals and additional help in the metabolism of carbohydrates, fats and proteins. This can prevent the piling fat in the liver and arteries.
Aloe vera juice has antimicrobial effects and heal the digestive tract lining. Can also reduce inflammation, peptic ulcers are caused by acids, alcohol, aspirin and other drugs.
Books Prescription for Herbal Healing states that studies show that aloe vera juice can heal ulcers. This makes research really recommend aloe vera for anti-ulcer drugs.
In addition, the Journal of the American Osteopathic Society reported that the effectiveness of aloe vera as healing of peptic ulcers are caused because of its ability to stimulate the release of pepsin, the gastric enzyme that supports the digestive system.
Dr. James F. Balch, author of Prescription for Natural Cures advised to drink a quarter cup of aloe vera juice three times a day to be able to heal the ulcer.
But he also warned that pregnant women, menstruation, birth control pills and breast-feeding should avoid taking aloe vera. Aloe vera juice also should not be consumed in the long run because it can cause electrolyte depletion.