Can you guys tell me what you are all using the colloidal silver for? Also, neurasthenia; parasitic infection, pleurisy, pneumonia, prostate infection. After all, flu vaccines are worthless against mutant viruses. Any opinion to the contrary is where the real quackery lies. I want to help others to live a happy and healthy life. Transmission rates to the baby are lowest for women who acquire herpes before pregnancy. With recent concerns over antibiotic resistance, there is renewed interest in medical use of silver.
Orally taken when an infection is already present, like a cold or the flu. Colloidal silver is marketed as a health supplement to treat diabetes, AIDS, cancer, sinus infection, acne, wounds, food poisoning, tooth decay, urinary tract infections, and other conditions. Japan demonstrated that the Herpes Simplex Virus types I and II were totally inactivated by low concentrations of silver nitrate, which is a more caustic, chemical form of silver. In another study, this one conducted by scientists at the University of Hong Kong, and published in the journal Antiviral Therapies in 2008, it was also demonstrated in vitro that very tiny silver particles have the ability to reduce viral DNA formation by more than 50%. You will notice that most medical and government health websites generally focus negatively on the topic of silver as quackery, in contrast to personal testimonies around the web which speak positively of individuals’ use and experiences. It is a suspension of silver nano particles in distilled water. If it requires a bandage, soak the gauze bandage in liquid silver sol and put a drop of gel on the surface before taping it into place.
Repeat often to keep the area moist. You’ll also learn about one more interesting fact about colloidal silver, which I’ll save for last, even though it may well be the most important and potentially life-saving fact of them all. There are people who have had allergies all their lives and at certain times of the year experience even cold and flu-like symptoms from these allergies and expect silver to eliminate their allergies. He also states that silver does more than kill disease-causing organisms. Premature or otherwise compromised babies are at greater risk when a woman has a recurrent outbreak of HSV II. Additional research is needed in this area. Silver is only known to be a risk to the human body in the form of silver salts.
Although this has not been well studied in humans, evidence suggests that dressings with silver help wounds heal. Using colloidal silver for herpes can reduce bacteria and improve immunity; Colloidal silver may be applied topically to speed the healing of oral herpes outbreaks. The author is simply reporting in journalistic fashion what he has learned during the past 17 years of journalistic research into colloidal silver and its usage. With excessive doses of colloidal silver, there are rare reports of “Argyria”, a permanent blue/gray discoloration of the skin. Ingesting poor quality silver products containing impurities may also cause Argyria. You can get the liver working properly again, and get the proper production of enzymes at the same time, by drinking liquid silver sol on a regular basis. They are killed within a short time and subsequently eliminated by the immune system.
The goal was to determine if any of these substances would help stabilize the silver particles and aid the silver’s anticipated reaction with the virus. Just remember, we should be reasonable with anything we put into our bodies, even health supplements; an aspirin or two will kill a headache, a bottle of aspirin may kill you. In fact, antibiotics are only effective against perhaps a dozen forms of bacteria and fungi, but never viruses. Silver should be taken only in recommended daily doses or in larger doses during times of sickness only for the time period recommended to avoid the potential of gut flora disturbance. Povidone-iodine was better than a silver protein solution for redness and swelling of the eye. I have purchased colloidal silver and take it several times per week as an immune booster (1 Tsp/day). They often have not been thoroughly tested in humans, and safety and effectiveness have not always been proven.
When colloidal silver is used as a broad-spectrum viral and bacterial preventative it may cure other seemingly unrelated ailments. It has a slight metallic aftertaste that diminishes quickly. Our first medicinal use of silver (taken orally) was for a family member’s treatment of a urinary tract infection. A quick online search led us to recommended silver dosages to treat a UTI (1 teaspoon 3 times day for 7-10 days). Immune-supporting herbs may also be used. This especially is true in the case of overcoming AIDS with Colloidal Silver. The patient was experiencing serious kidney malfunction.
For therapeutic purposes, the silver key in the lock is bringing the silver into contact with the one-celled organism and how easy or difficult that is depends on where the silver needs to go and how wide spread or systemic the microbial infection actually is. If pathogens are killed off too quickly, the body’s five eliminatory channels, i.e., the liver, kidneys, skin, lungs and bowel, may be temporarily overloaded, causing flu-like conditions, headache, extreme fatigue, dizziness,nausea or aching muscles. I current have a supply ASAP Silver Solution (this is what cleared my family member’s UTI symptoms). The duration has been more than 10 days but varied by person. I also look forward to trying ionic silver (Opti-Silver) in the future. Food and Drug Administration does not strictly regulate herbs and supplements. Being born with a silver spoon in your mouth is actually not a reference to wealth, but to health.