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"Natrual Alternatives Opposed To Prescribed Medication and Drugs"

Updated on August 14, 2013

"Natural Alternatives Opposed to Prescribed Medication And Drugs"

When trying any Natural Alternative, you should check with your doctor.
When trying any Natural Alternative, you should check with your doctor.
Some alternatives works better than Doctor prescribed medications from the Doctor but check with your to be sure.
Some alternatives works better than Doctor prescribed medications from the Doctor but check with your to be sure.

"Natural Alternatives Opposed to Prescibed Medication and Drugs"

Here you will find a list of Natural alternative herbs, that might help replace some of your medications. Always check with your doctor when in doubt.

1.Bee Pollen - Is a complete nutritionally balanced food. it oxygenates brain cells and promote strength and endurance's used daily by top athletes around the world, it's great for overall health and vitality.

2.Butchers Broom - Has the ability to promote circulation and healthy veins around the entire body. It enhances vital levels of nutrients in the body and helps neutralize free radicals in the body.

3.CoQ10 - Co-enzme : Otherwise known as CoQ10, which is a strong promoter of the heart. It increases the amountof blood flowing through the heart with every beat. Levels of CoQ10 in the body drops approximately in half as we reach our 60's,70's and 80 's.

4.Coral Calium - From Okinawa Japan, nature's superior bone density mineral. In Coral calcium because it's asborbed better in the body, than any Other man made forms. your bones recieves the greatest density possible.

5.Chicory Root - Used by herbalist for it's beneficail effect on the liver, kidneys, stomach and spleen.

6.Cleaver Root - An excellent blood cleanser and the strengthens liver.

7.Dandelion Root - Cleanse the blood and liver and increase bile production.

8.Fennel Seed - Soothes all your organs, especially the liver.

9.Milk thistle - Helps clean toxins from your blood. Whether we breathe in pollutants from the atmosphere, eat fatty foods, or drink alcohol, it is the liver that filters these substances from our body. The active compound in Milk Thistle is call Silymarin, which works to inhibit the amount of toxins that can penetrate cell walls in the liver by keeping your liver healthy. You will be strengthening the entire health of the body.

10.Bilberry - Is an herbal antioxidant clinically proven to strengthen the capillaries that deliver valuable nutrition to support your eyes.

11.Bromelain - It works to stop swelling and discomfort in the joints. It's a vital nutrient for joint health. It helps reduce swelling and discomfort od arthritic joints.

12.Boswellia - works by helping to repair damaged blood vessels and tissues.

13.Glucosamine Sulfate - Is an amino sugar, naturally formed in the body. It is used by the body in the formation of components necessary for healthy cartridge function an dis believed to nutritionally support the lubrication function fo the fluids and tissues surrounding the joints.

14.Burdock Root - Is a strong blood purifier. It is believed to be extremely useful on removing toxins from the body, because of it's purifying effects, is also one of the best herbs for severe skin concerns. For the same reason, Burdock is also good for advance cases of joint health concerns.

15.Guggulipid - Promotes the increased removal of LDL cholesterol known as the bad cholesterol. LDL cholesterol is what damage the arteries,including arteries of the heart. Guggul has been used over 2000 years by eastern health authorities to rid the body of LDL cholesterol.

16.Lecithin - Is a naturally occurring compound found in all cells in nature, plant and animals. It plays a major role in almost all biological processes, and is a good source of beneficial fatty acids as well as Choline and inositol, Memember's of the B- vitamin family. The brain and the meylin sheath surrounding the nerves contains high concentrations of lecithin. making it an extremely important nutrient for overall health.

17.L-Arginine - It inhibits the accumulation of cholesterol in arteries, the cells that live in arteries release a protective substances called nitric oxide, nitric oxide expands blood vessels and reduces cholesterol build up. The good news is amino acid L-Arginine functions as a precursor to nitric oxide. In addiction to helping control cholesterol, L- Arginine also support healthy blood pressure levels.

18.Cat's Claw - The possible benefits of this herb have been researched worldwide since the 1970's. Extracted from the bark of the vine growing in the Peruvian forest, Cat's Claw has been highly prized by native Indians for it's beneficial effects on the body's immune system. Cat's Claw has been harvested by natives in the rain forest for many years.

19.Wild Oregano - Is a powerful anti fungal and bacteria fighter that has effectively neutralized or killed even the most resistant strains of fungus.

20.Echinacea - Few other plants are potentially beneficial as echinacea. Echinacea is said to protect healthy cells from being attacked b y viruses and bacteria and aids in the growth of healthy new cell tissues. Every medicine cabinet should have a bottle on hand.

21.Golden-seal -Recent studies have proven the herb Golden-seal to be extremely beneficial against viruses and infections. It contains alkaloid hydrastine and hydrastinine.These alkaloids have a very strong astringent and antiseptic effect on the mucus membranes, It has been found to kill toxins bacteria when present in the body.

22.Cinnamon - New research shows that cinnamon acts as powerful nutrient for balancing blood sugar levels within the normal range. It also valuable for occasional heart burn and indigestion as well.

23.L-Tyrosine - Is important to your body during stressful conditions, because your body uses and break down more of this amino acid then it would during normal times. L - Tyrosine is a mood elevator, and a lack of inadequate amount can lead to a deficiency of certain Brain chemicals which can cause fatigue and stress. L -Tyrosine help balance the stress in your life.

24.Grape Seed Extract: Everyone knows that antioxidants help, heart disease, blocks cancer, beat high blood pressure and even reverse the chemical process that cause us to grow older. But most people think that vitamin A, C. E, and Beta- carotene are just about the best antioxidants around. A natural extract of the grape seed , called oligomeric Proanthocyanidin, is up to 50 times more powerful than vitamin E, that makes it a free radical scavenger part excellence, plus it's rapidly absorbed by distributing it through out your body. Best of all it is completely non- toxic and is effective even after long term use.

25.Olive leaf Extract : Clinical,this naturally, potent olive leaf extract will promote the strongest response when it comes to boasting the immune system.

26.Garlic Extract : Garlic has been subject of extensive scientific testing, which confirms the health benefits of this remarkable herb. Among it's many benefits are it's abilities to support healthy, immune functions and cardiovascular system. Garlic contains several sulfur compounds, one which is allicin, which provide the immune system with beneficial support and help the b ody fight against invading foreign substances.

27.Prostate Health:Saw Palmetto - Yohimbe : There are two herbal extracts that have been proven by clinical research ot offer more prostate protection and support for the male reproductive function than any other herbs. The active constituents in these two herbs means you'll receive effective, reliable results you can trust every time.

28.Zinc Glyuconate: Zinc promotes immune system health,sexual functions and energy metabolism. It is especially important for the health of the entire male reproductive system including the prostate.

29.Lycopene : Lycopene is a phytonutrient found in tomatoes which provide fabulous antioxidant protection for the entire body, especially the prostate. Lycopene has double the power of Beta carotene and over ten times the strength of vitamin E, for neutralizing free radicals.

30.Menopause health:referring to it's ability to restore a women's health. The Chinese consider it the queen of all herbs. Dong Quai helps maintain a proper balance of female hormones and supports all internal organs and muscles. Dong Quai has been found to be effective in all menstrual health concerns, including menopausal systems, hot flashes, cramping, irregular menstrual cycles, and related backaches.

31.Soy Isoflavones : Thousands of women take soy derived supplements every day to help their bodies cope with midlife changes. Soy is rich in natural estrogen-like compounds called isaflavones that provide valuable nutrition for overall defense system health. Isaflavones also promotes strong bones and encourage breast and cellular health.

32.Black Cohosh : This is an excellent herb to promote menstrual flow and for menstrual cramps. Black Cohosh contains a natural form of estrogen. Women who take synthetic estrogen have been able to switch to Black Cohosh, under the care of a doctor, with no withdral symptoms or side effects.

33.Cranberry Extract : Is very highly recommended by kidney experts as an effective preventive to kidney poblems taken at the first signs of bladder or kidney concerns,( painful urination, or back pain. Cranberry can often provide relief over night.

Before trying any of the natural alternatives, you should check with your doctor to be safe.

Benny Faye Douglass


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      benny Faye Douglass 7 years ago from Gold Canyon, Arizona

      Thank you loveofnight, for commenting on my natural alternatives to prescribed medication hub. Godspeed. creativeone59

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      loveofnight 7 years ago from Baltimore, Maryland

      very informative hub with lots of good info....thx 4 share

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      peacenhim 7 years ago

      Excellent!! Very informative!

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      Micky Dee 7 years ago

      Fantastic hub. Great ingredients here. Thanks Creativeone!

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      Hello, hello, 7 years ago from London, UK

      This is a fantastic hub and advice. Thank you so much.

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      benny Faye Douglass 7 years ago from Gold Canyon, Arizona

      Thank you for coming by loveofnight, for your comment and feedback. Godspeed. creativeone59

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      benny Faye Douglass 7 years ago from Gold Canyon, Arizona

      Thank you Veronica for you input, comment and feedback. I really appreciate you. Godspeed. creativeone59

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      loveofnight 7 years ago from Baltimore, Maryland

      i have always preferred holistic medicines......thx 4 share

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      Veronica Allen 7 years ago from Georgia

      I am a big fan of natural alternatives. Thank though, for letting people know that although these alternatives are natural, that it's still best to check with your doctor first.