We all need to have organic antibiotics at home, and even though they’re not all so readily available you can still find a store that sells them and know that they’re well worth the trouble. In this article we’ve compiled a list of 16 of the most effective natural antibiotics which can be used at any time by anyone without worrying about the possible side-effects.
1.Oregano oil pills
Oregano is one of the most health beneficial spices and the oregano oil pills are among the best natural antibiotics in the world. Oregano oil abounds in antifungal, antibacterial and antiviral properties and is effective against 5 different strains of E-coli bacteria. If you want to take it as an antibiotic try to find these oregano oil pills and take them for 2-4 weeks.
2. Olive leaf
Olive leaves are also an excellent antibiotic and are widely used as a herbal remedy. They have potent antifungal, antibacterial and antiviral properties and can be used against various stomach bacteria and MRSA as well.
Garlic is abundant in antioxidants and owes most of its health beneficial properties to its main active ingredient allicin. Garlic is also a potent antimicrobial agent and can improve the effect of gentamicin and decrease its negative effect on the kidneys. It’s super effective against the common cold and the flu.
Goldenseal is a herb that’s recommended to people who often struggle with mucous membranes infections. It has anti-inflammatory properties and contains antimicrobial alkaloids, including berberine. It can stop bacteria from penetrating your tissues and has some antifungal and anti-diarrheal properties, which means that it’s effective against protozoa.
Scientific studies have proven that goldenseal can help in the treatment of MRSA, which is superb.
5. Vitamin C
Vitamin C strengthens your immune system which is why you need to make sure that its levels in your organism are high. Whenever we feel under the weather or we are simple overworked and overstressed, our entire immune system is on high alert, making us more susceptible to viruses, infections and all kinds of ailments. Increasing our vitamin C levels can help us boost our immune system and feel better overall. The RDI for vitamin C is 1000mg per day, which if we can’t consume through food need to take supplements.
6. Echinacea tincture
Echinacea tincture can help with problems with digestion, bacterial infections, respiratory issues and genitourinary system problems. It can also heal a sore throat.
7. Andrographis paniculata
It’s a plant with potent antimicrobial properties which can help you with sore throat, cough, respiratory tract infections, sinusitis and headaches.
8. Manuka honey
Manuka honey is a special type of honey with potent antibacterial properties. This type of honey has proven to be effective in healing wounds and against MRSA infections.
9. Bee glue (propolis)
Bee glue or as we all know it, propolis, is an incredible ingredient that has proven to be very effective against respiratory infections thanks to its potent antibiotic, antiviral and anti-inflammatory properties.
10. Colloidal silver
You may find it strange to hear that colloidal silver acts as an antibiotic and a quite potent one as well, capable to eliminate more than 600 different strains of germs. It’s especially beneficial for upper respiratory tract infections, ear infections and sinusitis.
11. Oregon Grape
Oregon grape is a special type of grape with potent antibacterial properties, especially beneficial for UTIs and intestinal infections.
12. Tea tree oil
You’ve probably heard until now about the antibiotic properties of tea tree oil, effective in the elimination of yeast, fungi and bacterial infections.
13. Grapefruit seed extract
Have you heard about the health benefits of grapefruit seed extract? It acts as an anti-parasitic, antiviral, antibiotic and fungicide agent.
14. Forsythia suspensa
This peculiar plant has antibiotic properties which help in the treatment of a number of infections.
15. Coenzyme Q10
Coenzyme Q10 is an enzyme with potent antibiotic properties, effective against bronchitis and upper respiratory tract infections.
Bromelain is the last natural antibiotic on our list, but a super powerful one nonetheless, useful for people suffering from bronchitis and upper respiratory tract issues.
We suggest you try the natural antibiotics on our list and see for yourself, they’re completely safe and have no unwanted side-effects.
All of these natural remedies are effective but if the condition persists despite the treatment it’s best to consult a doctor and determine a more appropriate course of treatment.