Information on Colic, adult

DescriptionIn adults, colic is severe, painful, spasmodic cramping in the intestines. Colic in adults is often caused by food allergies, stress, and intestinal inflammation.
Treatment PlanIt is best to eat lightly and to eat easily digested foods. Avoid common allergens for at least 3 weeks to see if they play a role in the production of symptoms. These foods are wheat products, dairy products, especially pasteurized cow dairy, and eggs. An herbal program can include intestinal antispasmodics, and intestinal heat-clearing herbs.

Herbal Remedies for Colic, adult

HerbTreatment SupportApplication
Gingerintestinal antispasmodictea, capsule, tincture
Wild Yamintestinal antispasmodictea, tincture, capsule
Peppermintintestinal antispasmodictea, oil

Herbal Remedies for Colic, adult with Additional Ailments

Additional AilmentHerbApplication
Colic, adult--with flatulenceCalamustincture, tea, capsule
Colic, infantCatniptea