How to treat the pancreas at home


So ended the holidays with long feasts, lots of alcohol and fatty foods. It would seem, at last you can breathe freely, but it was not there that the pancreas makes itself known. Gravity, burning and dull pain under the ribs do not allow to sleep peacefully? Our article will tell how to treat the pancreas at home.

What does the doctor advise?

Pancreas ache suddenly

Suddenly pancreas aches or do you suffer from chronic pancreatitis? In cases of severe intolerable pain, nausea and vomiting, first of all, you should immediately consult a doctor or call an ambulance. To use potent drugs without being prescribed by a doctor is absolutely impossible so as not to aggravate the symptoms.

Consider how to treat the pancreas with pills:

  • In the presence of acute pain in the abdomen, it is necessary to urgently take medications that include catalase of the pancreas. Such drugs include "Mezim", "Festal", "Enzyme Forte" and "Pancreatin".
  • Relieve pain in the left hypochondrium will help no-shpa. It relieves spasms and dilates ducts. In case of emergency, you can take an anesthetic pill, for example, Nimesil, Ameolin or Pansulid.

All these measures will only ease the painful symptoms and are not a complete treatment. If necessary, stronger drugs are prescribed only by the attending physician.

Healthy food is the best treatment.

There is no better option than to treat the pancreas at home with moderate starvation. On the first day of the attack, you should completely protect yourself from food and drink only special mineral water, preferably non-carbonated. Buy proven brands at the pharmacy, for example, Essentuki, Borjomi or Narzan. On the second day, enter into the diet a little dry food: rye crackers, buns or dryers that do not contain muffins. After that, you can smoothly move to a normal diet.

However, if the pancreas has already made itself felt and more than once, the best option would be to follow the correct diet. It should include some useful products, such as:

  • Sourdough: live bifidobacteria, which are found in fermented milk products, help regulate the acid balance. They also help to strengthen the immune system, thereby protecting the pancreas from inflammation.
  • Celery is simply loaded with antioxidants that help the body remove free radicals. You can try this vegetable in various ways, for example, in salads or sauce.
  • Soup with vegetables is extremely useful for the normal functioning of the pancreas and will be an excellent addition to the diet.
  • Blueberries contain many useful properties. It improves vision, promotes brain function, and also helps the body get rid of harmful and unnecessary substances.
  • Red grapes contain resveratrol, which is an important antioxidant for the body. Treat yourself to a bunch of grapes at least once every two days.
  • Pain in the pancreas can occur if there is an excessive amount of fat in the blood, so people with pancreatitis are advised to eat only dietary meat. Lack of essential proteins can be compensated by raw Tofu.

There are certain foods that are best excluded from your diet during treatment of the pancreas. Forbidden products should include strong coffee drinks, butter, eggs, legumes. It is not recommended to abuse alcoholic beverages, spicy foods and smoking in case of pain in the pancreas.

Various herbs and spices, such as ginger root, tincture of ginseng and Indian gooseberry, can also be a good addition to the diet. They do an excellent job with the symptoms of pancreatitis and help avoid further exacerbations. Always ask your doctor about the possibility of such additional treatment.

Means of traditional medicine to guard the pancreas

There are countless recipes of traditional medicine that are used in the treatment of the pancreas, as well as in preventive measures. If your doctor is not against such home therapy, then try some of them.

Calendula flowers

Means of traditional medicine to guard the pancreas


  • 2 tbsp. l inflorescences marigold pharmacy;
  • 2 tbsp. boiling water.

Preparation and use:

  1. In a small, non-enameled container, pour the dried flowers of calendula with two cups of boiling water and cover with a lid.
  2. Allow the infusion to stand for 4 to 8 hours, and then gently strain the solution through a fine sieve.
  3. The tincture must be drunk for two months, three times a day before each meal.



  • 200 g pumpkin pulp;
  • 2 liters of water;
  • 1 tbsp. millet.

Preparation and use:

  1. In a wide saucepan, it is necessary to boil millet in two liters of water until ready.
  2. Then in porridge it is necessary to add the grinded pulp of pumpkin and continue to simmer for another 20 minutes.
  3. When the mixture is fully prepared, you can salt the porridge and add a little olive oil.
  4. Use this tool instead of dinner for 3 weeks.



  • 2 tbsp. oats;
  • 1 liter of boiling water.

Preparation and use:

  1. Pour the sifted and washed oats into a small saucepan and pour the millet with boiling water.
  2. Allow the tincture to rest for 1 hour, then strain through cheesecloth.
  3. This broth should be drunk half a cup 3 times a day.

Herbal infusion

Herbal infusion from the pancreas


  • 1 tbsp. l immortelle;
  • 1 tbsp. l camomile pharmacy;
  • 1 tbsp. boiling water.

Preparation and use:

  1. Pour dried grass into a jar and mix well. Then pour 1 cup of boiling water into the same place, but not too steep, so as not to crack the jar.
  2. Cover the jar with a plastic lid and wrap well in something warm, preferably in a wool scarf or sweater.
  3. After the broth is fully infused, and for this it will be enough for two hours, the solution is filtered through a fine sieve.
  4. Use herbal tincture 100 grams for half an hour before meals for 2-3 weeks.

Usually these measures are quite enough to appease the pancreas that has been played out. However, at the slightest deviations from the norm or deterioration of the general condition, immediately stop drinking decoctions and consult your doctor about the further course of home therapy.