Do you prefer holistic and homeopathic remedies over pharmaceuticals?

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  1. Kathleen Odenthal profile image93
    Kathleen Odenthalposted 4 years ago

    Do you prefer holistic and homeopathic remedies over pharmaceuticals?

  2. The Examiner-1 profile image74
    The Examiner-1posted 4 years ago

    Definitely. At least most of the time. I know that sometime we have no choice but to accept the pharmaceuticals but I do prefer to do my research on them. I want to find out all that I can about side effects, how they will effect me, personally, and discuss this all with my doctor - preferably before I take them. I have done this and he has found milder alternatives.

    1. Kathleen Odenthal profile image93
      Kathleen Odenthalposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Absolutely Kevin! Research is imperative before using home remedies and such. They can helpful when used properly, but I don't think people realize the harm that can occur if some are used improperly.

    2. The Examiner-1 profile image74
      The Examiner-1posted 4 years agoin reply to this

      I recall seeing a commercial for a drug which had a side effect causing what it was supposed to stop!

  3. Amethystraven profile image78
    Amethystravenposted 4 years ago

    Yes Holistic and homeopathic remedies have helped me a lot more than pharmaceuticals. Pharmaceuticals cover up the symptoms and did not help boost my immune system. Holistic and homeopathic remedies are products of plants and their properties. Plants have been used for centuries to cure ailments and help with skin and hair. I trust the power of natural healing more than I trust synthetic pharmaceuticals.

    1. Kathleen Odenthal profile image93
      Kathleen Odenthalposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Amen! What remedies do you use the most or find most helpful?

 
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