Patient Comments: Stomach Flu Remedies - Experience


Please share your experience with using natural or home remedies for the stomach flu. Submit Your Comment

Comment from: Jus “T”, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: March 26

I came home from a birthday celebration. I drank a lot of alcohol. Ate when I got off the plane and got stomach flu. Thought I was dying, horrific diarrhea, chills, and stomach gripping. Took Tums and Imodium AD. Then I became constipated. Ate foods with fiber to relieve the constipation. Posted this to say, this definitely has to run its course. I overdid the Imodium AD. Stomach is still cramping but no diarrhea. I have no appetite. One has to ride it out. So hold on, it may take a good 7 to 10 days.

Comment from: Reepin, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: January 02

Heating pad on belly provides comfort. Weak or herbal tea with toast (no butter) is best for stomach flu. Most miserable illness I've ever dealt with!

Comment from: ????, 19-24 Male (Patient) Published: December 20

Warm broth with saltine crackers, and 3 to 4 liters of water per day is my home remedy for stomach flu.

Comment from: Neel, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: December 11

Homeopathic medication Aloe 200 worked for me. Only 2 doses were enough to control a 6 day long stomach flu.

Comment from: IFartedAlot, 25-34 Female (Patient) Published: June 12

Ginger tea calms the stomach and helps with stomach flu.


Bowel regularity means a bowel movement every day. See Answer