Diet is an important factor in preventing hemorrhoids, reducing symptoms of hemorrhoids and reducing the recurrence of hemorrhoids.
Because constipation is one of the causes of hemorrhoids, from the perspective of prevention, constipation should be prevented and the stool should be kept smooth. Therefore, you should eat more green vegetables and fresh fruits, such as celery, spinach, leeks, day lily, rice white and Apples, peaches, apricots, melons and other foods rich in cellulose can increase gastrointestinal motility, moisturize the intestines, and excrete harmful substances and carcinogens in the intestines.
In addition, foods that have a preventive effect on hemorrhoids include red bean, locust tree, black sesame, Cistanche, pig large intestine, lamb large intestine, turtle meat, walnuts, bamboo shoots, honey and so on.
Chixiaodou and Angelica decoction together can treat hemorrhoids, hematochezia, swelling and pain. It is also a good effect to cook porridge with rice alone and it is an excellent food for preventing hemorrhoids.
Fresh Sophora japonica can be used as cold dishes and dumplings. It has the effects of cooling blood, stopping bleeding and eliminating hemorrhoids, and can also be used as a substitute for tea.
Black sesame seeds can be taken for a long time for patients with hemorrhoids who also have constipation. It has the effects of moisturizing the intestines and reducing bleeding and prolapse of hemorrhoids.
Cistanche cistanche can be used for the elderly, those who have been sick for a long time, and the pregnant women with constipation, prolapse of hemorrhoids, bleeding, etc. It has the effects of invigorating the kidney and strengthening yang, moistening the intestines and laxative.
The large intestine of animals such as pigs and sheep has good effects of hemostasis, pain relief and swelling.
Turtle meat is used for patients with hemorrhoids bleeding for a long time and deficiency of both qi and blood. It has the effect of replenishing qi and blood.
Walnut kernels can moisten the intestines and relax the bowels, and reduce the effect of hemorrhoids.
Bamboo shoots are rich in cellulose, which can moisturize the intestines and relieve bowel movements when taken by patients with hemorrhoids.
Honey can play a tonic and laxative effect on patients with hemorrhoids.
If patients with hemorrhoids eat more foods above, they can prevent recurrence of hemorrhoids and relieve symptoms.
So, what should be contraindicated in the diet of patients with hemorrhoids?
We believe that: patients with hemorrhoids should avoid or eat less irritating diets, such as white wine, rice wine, chili, pepper, ginger, fennel, garlic, green onions, etc., because these diets can stimulate the rectal and anal mucosal skin and make it congested. Exacerbate hemorrhoid bleeding and prolapse symptoms. In addition, it is not advisable to eat too much or too full to avoid aggravating hemorrhoids due to dry stools and difficulty in passing out.