Home remedies with garlic are considered natural antibiotics since ancient times.
Garlic is native to Central Asia and its use in alternative medicine is known in India and ancient Egypt, well known and valued for its innumerable therapeutic powers.
It is also used as a natural remedy to treat or prevent a wide variety of diseases.
Garlic is one of the medicinal plants with the greatest amount of curative properties which are scientifically proven .
It is antibiotic and general antiseptic thanks to its high percentage of sulfur.
Among its compounds we can include:
- Sulfurized glycoside
- Vitamin A, B1, B2, C
It has shown great bactericidal action against staphylococci , streptococci , salmonella , and fungi. In addition, it also favors the body’s defenses by increasing the production of white blood cells .
Here are some great remedies featuring this amazing plant:
Mixture for lowering the blood pressure
Garlic also contains potassium, which reduces excess sodium and acts as a potent diuretic. It helps to expel the liquid and prevents it from remaining in the body.
Thus, it is an excellent natural treatment for regulating blood pressure .
- 2 grated garlic heads
- ½ cup of sugar (100 g)
- 1 glass of water (200 ml
Preparation and consumption
Mix the grated garlic with the sugar and the glass of water until you get the consistency of a syrup.
It is recommended to take two tablespoons a day to lower the pressure.
Pains in bones and joints
Garlic is a very beneficial ingredient for people suffering arthritis and joint pain thanks to its selenium and sulfur content.
It is of great help to relieve joint pain and inflammation, since selenium has antirheumatic properties. Patients with arthritis often have low levels of selenium in their blood.
- 2 cloves of garlic
- 2 tablespoons of mustard oil (30 g)
Preparation and application
Fry the cloves of garlic in 2 tablespoons of mustard oil.When they turn black, turn off the fire.
Stretch the content to keep the oil. Let it cool and use it to massage the affected area.
Let it act for at least 3 hours and then rinse with water.
Apply twice a day and you will quickly notice the relief in the area.