16 Organic Antibiotics and Antibacterials That Should Be in Every Home

Natural antibiotics can be as powerful as the pharmaceutical ones; just in this case they are safe showing no side effects. Hence, when feeling like having a cold or flu, make sure to use some of these organic antibiotics. They are helpful in many aspects of the health treating various ailments.

The website of Gregg Prescott, M.S. Editor, BodyMindSoulSpirit.com, recommends the following natural antibiotics.

Here they are:

  1. Andrographis paniculata

This natural antibiotic reveals potent antibacterial properties and it is an ideal treatment of the upper respiratory tract infections and sinus problems. Plus, it treats headaches, sore throat, and cough.

  1. Bromelain

This one is also very beneficial in the treatment of upper respiratory issues and bronchitis.

  1. Bee propolis

It is derived from the honey showing powerful antibiotic, anti-inflammatory and anti-viral features which makes it a great remedy for respiratory infections.

  1. Coenzyme Q10

This natural ingredient can help in soothing bronchitis, upper respiratory issues, COPD and many others.

  1. Colloidal silver

Colloidal silver has been proven to have the ability to destroy more than 600 various germ strains. This ability makes this product different from the commonly used antibiotics, which are only effective against a few of these. It can be used in the treatment for respiratory ailments, ear and sinus infections and toothache. Regarding the last issue it is very efficient if you swish it for several minutes each day. This method will help with the pain relief and help you with other teeth issues.

You can use Sovereign Silver due to its high absorption. Naturally, you can administrate any well-known brand or you can make it your own. You can find plenty of YouTube tutorials that offer detailed info about the whole process.

  1. Ehinacea tincture

This tincture can be used in the treatment of the respiratory, digestive and genitourinary tracts. It is particularly efficient in the treatment of sore throat.

  1. Forsythia suspense

This is another natural antibiotic that reveals potent antibiotic properties.

  1. Grapefruit seed extract – GSE

GSE is highly beneficial for your body as it demonstrates potent antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral and antiparasitic features.

  1. Garlic

This plant shows an incredible antioxidant effect thus being able to fight off many diseases. The power of garlic lies in the content of allicin, one of the most potent active components of garlic. This compound is present in freshly crushed or minced garlic, and in order to get activated you need to wait for about 10 minutes. It reveals a myriad of health advantages and even aged garlic provides promising benefits.

Numerous studies have proven the potent antimicrobial and antiviral properties of garlic. One of the studies showed that garlic has the ability to stimulate the action of gentamicin, an antibiotic, and can even neutralize its damaging effect on kidneys. According to the researchers at the University of Maryland, garlic boosts the immune system, and another study has demonstrated its ability in the treatment of common cold and flu.

  1. Goldenseal

This herb displays astringent properties and because of that widely used in the treatment of infections of the mucus membranes and inflammations. It is known for its content of antimicrobial alkaloids having berberine as the main alkaloid. The use of goldenseal will prevent bacteria from adhering to tissues. Additionally, it reveals strong antifungal and antidiarrheal features, which makes it an efficient agent in the treatment of protozoa.

According to the findings of the researchers at the University of NY goldenseal can be used in the fight against MRSA. The results of a conducted study at the Egyps Agricultural Center showed the great efficacy of the goldenseal. The researchers infected fish with bacteria, and some of them received antibiotics, and the others were administrated with goldenseal. The ones that were on antibiotics showed an 84% recovery rate, and the ones on goldenseal had an 87% recovery rate.

  1. Oregano oil pills

Oregano is widely used in Italian cuisine known for its flavor, but it also reveals powerful antibiotic effect. This effect is the highest in the product of oregano, the oregano oil. Namely, a pound of oregano oil is made out of 1,000 pounds of oregano, so you can just imagine the power it has. Plus, it acts as an antifungal and antiviral agent.

The researchers at Georgetown University Medical Center tested the oregano oil in vitro on staphylococcus. The results showed that even a small amount can offer the same effect as the commonly used antibiotics. Another study released in a well-established journal of medicine demonstrated the strong antibacterial properties of oregano oil against 5 species of dangerous bacteria, particularly Escherichia coli.

The reason for that is that oregano oil has in its content two active compounds, thymol and caravacrol. The latter one has the ability to treat and lower bacterial and fungal infections, parasites, viruses, inflammation, candida, and even tumors as per the findings of Dr Axe. Many of his colleagues advise the use of oregano oil for 2 to 4 weeks, after that period one should make a break of its use. Some do not like its strong nature, so many people take it in a pill form, for instance the Gaia brand is very good.

  1. Olive leaf

Olive leaves reveal potent antiviral and antifungal features and are commonly used as an herbal antibiotic alternative.

Researchers have shown that olive leaves are effective against dangerous stomach bacteria and MRSA. The latter one is considered to be antibiotic resistant bacteria; therefore the assistance of olive leaves would be highly beneficial.

  1. Vitamin C

The body needs plenty of vitamin C in order to fight against various diseases. Stress and diseases reduce its presence in the body, but the body needs it to boost its immunity.

Researchers at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in NYC demonstrated the ability of vitamin C in destroying resistant cultures in vitro. Moreover, it was found out that these cultures cannot develop vitamin C resistance.

For more detailed data, visit the peakenergy.com, or watch the videos of Dr Thomas Levy.   Some experts advise taking liposomal vitamin C and thus obtain all its benefits.

If you have early symptoms of cold or flu, take 1000 mg of vitamin C, three times a day for about a week. You will feel better within 2 to 4 days.

  1. Manuka honey

This natural bee-product found in New Zeeland is extremely powerful antibacterial agent. It can be administrated in the treatment of wounds and MRSA.

  1. Oregon Grape

This plant can also act as a powerful antibacterial agent and its benefits are mostly revealed in the case of intestine and urinary tract issues.

  1. Tea tree oil

Tea tree oil shows strong antibacterial features and it is particularly effective in the treatment of yeast, fungi, and bacterial infections.

If you know other powerful natural antibiotics please state them in the comment box below, and please share your opinions.

Source:

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