While there aren’t enough scientific studies to support the use of turmeric for removing genital warts, its properties do suggest some benefits.
Primarily, this food has antibacterial properties and enhances the immune capability. And it’s because of this second positive contribution that it offers a potential improvement in cases of HPV warts.
What is the application of turmeric for removing genital warts?
Its application comes from dietary intake or nutritional benefits. By consuming turmeric, one can supply the body with essential substances to improve the immune system’s capacity.
The appearance of warts on the genitals or other parts of the body is related to an HPV infection. This virus in the body causes a cellular alteration, which in turn makes the emergence of skin lesions like warts more likely.
According to numerous studies, people with a weaker immune response often experience more viral symptoms. But those with a strengthened immune system tend to overcome viruses much faster and more effectively.
Turmeric is rich in antioxidants
Turmeric is beneficial for removing genital warts or preventing their recurrence due to its high antioxidant content. Additionally, antioxidants help to reduce cellular loss due to the effects of free radicals.
From this level of cellular protection, the immune system also benefits. It gets the necessary reinforcement to counteract threats that may harm the body.
Other benefits of turmeric against warts
In some cases, genital warts don’t cause much trouble, but in others, they can be painful. This is especially common if the lesions are large and located in areas with more friction.
Moreover, turmeric has anti-inflammatory properties that are particularly useful during infectious processes. Therefore, its consumption is suitable for relief due to its analgesic capability.
On another note, a study conducted in Granada about the benefits of turmeric demonstrated its ability to improve healing processes.
So, if your lesions have healed but you notice scars or marks, turmeric can offer some intriguing benefits. However, it’s not ideal to apply this ingredient directly to the skin; it’s better to incorporate it into your diet.
How to take advantage of turmeric to remove genital warts?
The best thing you can do is use turmeric in infusions or incorporate it into your diet as a spice. However, turmeric infusion isn’t recommended for pregnant women.
In general, if you have genital warts, it’s highly advisable to seek medical evaluation. The specialist can suggest specific treatments if needed or offer recommendations to boost the immune system.
In this regard, turmeric can offer significant benefits, so it’s worth taking advantage of its nutritional contributions and its impact on the immune system.
Lastly… what should you do if you have HPV?
These were some tips to help you know how to deal with HPV. However, there is much more you need to do if you really want to get rid of HPV and warts forever.
What you need to do is GET RID OF THE ROOT of the problem.
For that reason, I recommend you to look into Dr. Kirkland's story and how he was able to cure HPV and get rid of warts for good.
I wish you great success in your recovery!
Medically reviewed by Dr. Amy Wilson. Dr. Amy Wilson, born in the United States, obtained her medical degree from Lincoln University School of Medicine. Specializing in obstetrics and gynecology, she’s dedicated 15 years to women’s health, becoming a distinguished gynecologist and serving in various U.S. medical institutions.