The pharmaceutical antibiotics are a combination of a few natural chemical compounds, but most of them come with adverse effects and because of that prior use you must consult a doctor.
But, what if your unbearable pain starts in the middle of the night, and there is no way how to calm your pain, well Mother Nature has offered us many solutions, herbs. These herbs are most likely already present in your kitchen and all you need to do is to use them and relieve the pain with them.
Here it is what natural ingredients can do in terms of health:
This herb comes in 40 kinds, but most of us are familiar with Origanum Vulgare that we use in cooking. Yet, the Origanum Minutiflorum’s oil is the one that reveals plenty of powerful benefits as it contains up to 90% of the active drug ingredient known as carvacrol.
The oregano oil has been used since the ancient times, namely the ancient Greeks used it on wounds for quicker healing. Plus, they applied it in the treatment of snake bites and illnesses of the respiratory tract. In Europe, the oregano became popular in the middle ages when it was commonly used for the treatment of various infections.
This aromatic plant reveals powerful virtues according to many conducted studies. The results of a performed study showed that it can destroy bacteria resistant to standard antibiotics. Another study lead by a group of surgeons showed that cinnamon can remove most of bacteria present in hospitals. Plus, it was demonstrated that this plant is powerful enough to kill the stubborn Escherichia coli
The father of medicine, Hippocrates, stated the following: “Why should a man die if he grows sage in his garden”. On the other hand, the Arabs considered sage as the elixir of long life.
Sage has been used for thousands of years as an antibiotic, especially in the treatment of mouth infections, and as well as in throat and respiratory tract infections.
It is very helpful in the treatment of fever that happens at the beginning of cold and flu due to its ability to cool down the body. Sage can also help in the treatment of gastric infections and large intestines. Scientists have proven its potent antibacterial and antiviral features and because of that it is widely used in the production of many medicines.
This plant is considered one of the most powerful natural antibiotics known to humans since the beginning of time. In ancient Egypt it was given to the workers and slaves who built the great pyramids for better endurance, strength and health.
It has been scientifically proven that garlic is potent in the treatment of many diseases. Its potency lies in the content of powerful active ingredients like allicin. This compound displays strong antibacterial and antifungal features and demonstrates great efficacy in the destruction of the toughest bacteria that are often resistant to standard antibiotics. Allicin has also been proven to be effective as a defense mechanism against pests attack.
Garlic can help you when you are having a cold or flu by reducing the symptoms and the recovery time. It is a great solution for pain relief in the middle of the night. You need to chop it and apply it on the aching tooth and thus alleviate the pain.
This plant has been proven remedy for a toothache. It has been used for many years by dentists, particularly the clove oil as oral antiseptic and for disinfecting the root canals. The scent that you experience in the dentist office is the one of clove oil. The reason for this efficacy lies in the content of eugenol that clove contains a lot. This compound reveals powerful antimicrobial properties proven by many scientists around the world.
If you want to treat your toothache, then chew cloves for a couple of minutes and the pain will go away within two hours. Yet, the best efficacy this plant has when it is turned into oil.
This amazing bee-product has been used by people for ages. Raw honey was used as an antibacterial agent in many cultures throughout the world and for the treatment of wounds and many diseases.
Scientists have proven its potent antibacterial properties that are specifically beneficial in the treatment of skin rashes, burns and abrasions. Honey can help in the treatment of ulcers and blisters, and as well as in stopping bleeding gums, cleaning the teeth and mouth of bacteria.
Note: When treating wounds or inflammation, you need to use darker raw honey due to its stronger antibacterial power. Remember to use it only in its raw form, and not pasteurized.