Zondotem is an herbal remedy against giardia lamblia or giardiasis. Giardia lamblia is a microscopic parasitic flagellate of the group protozoa which comes in two forms: vegetative and cystic. In vegetative form, living in the duodenum, it can enter the bile ducts and cause liver disorders. In this form it is the cause of digestive disorders. In cystic form, it is resistant to treatment. Excreted in the stool, it can survive in water up to three months.
Humans become infected by ingesting cysts contained in water, salads, and soiled vegetables, or by eating with dirty hands. The main signs of infection are nausea, pain it the upper part of the abdomen, gastrointestinal upset, false need to pass feces, diarrhea, flatulence, lack of appetite, fatigue.