intestinal colic


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Noun1.intestinal colic - acute abdominal pain (especially in infants)
lead colic, painter's colic - symptom of chronic lead poisoning and associated with obstinate constipation
hurting, pain - a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder; "the patient developed severe pain and distension"
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A source in the Basra province said "The minister will hold a press conference after the meeting to clarify the steps and actions that will be taken to address the crisis and the disaster that affected the province due to the pollution of water and increasing the diarrhea and intestinal colic./ End
The volatile oils and flavonoids act locally causing smooth muscle relaxation, thereby reducing the symptoms of intestinal colic and abdominal pain.
Herbalists from the Americas to China use it to treat adrenal exhaustion, rheumatoid arthritis, stomach and muscular cramps, kidney and intestinal colic, dysentery, persistent nausea and vomiting, to increase bile flow, diverticulosis (weakness of the colonic wall) and appendicitis.