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Aug 15, 2013
Thought this might be a good idea, just a thread where people could post their recipes for homemade and herbal remedies, like teas, balms, etc. that might come in handy if modern medicine is no longer available. Also, it might give me some ideas of plants to add to my own planned culinary/medicinal herb garden (as most have dual uses).

I'll add some too, as I dig them up.

Anti-Fungal / Anti-Yeast Treatment

2-tablespoons boric acid.
1-cup cornstarch.

Place in a large salt shaker. shake on any area with fungal rash.
Some skin rashes are severe enough to take two weeks to heal. Also works great on athletes foot.
'Lung Fever' Salve -Amish Recipe

12oz.-unsalted lard
2 oz.- camphor
3 oz. - beeswax
3 oz. - rosin (powdered)
Heat the above in a double boiler.
Take off heat, then add....
2 teaspoons raw linseed oil
20 ml. turpentine
bottle up, used for colds and pneumonia, rub on chest and back.
It will store for years.

Homemade Saline Solution

1/4- teaspoon kosher salt
8- oz. water
1/4- teaspoon baking soda

Mix well.
Elderberry Extract

Take 1/2 cup berries to 8 cups of water.
Boil berries and simmer down to 2 cups of liquid (It takes about 30 - 45 minutes).
Strain off berries and add 1/2 cup honey and store in refrigerator. This can also be canned.
USE: a tablespoon or 2 at a time to ward off sickness.
NOTE: This is great for treating flu and can improve health with bird flu
Herbal Compress To Stop Bleeding

1-teaspoon tincture of yarrow (or other suitable herb)
1/2- cup warm water
A clean soft cloth or medical gauze

Combine both ingredients.
Soak the cloth in the liquid, wring it out and aply it with pressure over the wound.

Homemade Hand Sanitizer

1- cup Aloe Vera gel (or you can make your own)
1- teaspoon rubbing alcohol
2- teaspoons vegetable glycerin
8-10- drops tea tree essential oil or lavender essential oil

Simply blend all of the ingredients together and store.
Amish Cough Syrup

Lemon Juice
Castor Oil

Mix equal parts of lemon juice, honey, and Castor oil.

Adult dose: take 1 (one) tablespoon per day.
Children's dose: (over 2 years old) take 1 (one) teaspoon per day.
Homemade Nighttime Cold Remedy (reminiscent of Nyquil)

This remedy lets you sleep very sound all night.

1/4-cup maple syrup
1/4-cup hot water
2-tablespoons brandy

Squeeze all the juice out of the lemon.
Mix lemon juice with the 1/4 cup maple syrup. Then add 1/4th-cup hot water, and 2 tablespoons of brandy (or more if you want

Restless Leg Syndrome Remedy
I have not tried this

1-teaspoon of apple cider vinegar
1 cup of warm water
1 teaspoon of honey

Mix and drink
Homemade Diaper Rash Cream

mix a half cup of milk of magnesia and half cup of corn starch. Mix in equal amounts to make a creamy consistency.
Apply liberally to baby.
Homemade Pedialyte

2-quarts water
1-teaspoon baking soda
7-teaspoons sugar (get those electrolytes up!)
1- (1/4 oz.) packet unsweetened kool-aid -OR- lemonade mix (any flavor)
1/2-teaspoon salt or salt substitute

Mix all together.
Store in fridge for NO more then 3 days. can be made into ice cubes.
Nerve Pain Tincture

1-teaspoon each tincture of St. John's Wort flowers, skullcap leaves,
fresh oats and licorice root
1/2-dropperful each tincture of ginger rhizome and vervain leaves

Combine ingredients. {/U]
Take 1 dropper-ful every half hour, as needed during an emergency. to relieve chronic pain, 2 to 4 dropper=fuls a day.

Lice Remover Shampoo

1-oz.olive oil
6-drops tea tree oil
6-drops rosemary oil
4-drops oregano oil

Mix together well into hair and scalp. Keep on hair for 30 minutes. Repeat twice a day until lice is removed.
Herbal Remedy for Pink Eye

The herb Eyebright has astringent and antibacterial properties to drawl out infections such as pink eye and soothe eyes.

Make an infusion:
Pour 1 cup boiling water over 1 teaspoon of dried eyebright herb.
Steep for 10 minutes; Stain and allow to cool.

Now you can use this infusion in a few different ways:
You can use as an eyewash 3-4 times a day.
You can also use as a warm compress:
Take a soft cloth and dip into infusion while still warm, gently ring out cloth and apply to eyes. Repeat as cloth cools. You may need to reheat your infusion. Leave the compress on the eyes for at least 10 minutes.

You can also purchase eyebright tincture already made from a herbal shop. Put three drops of eyebright tincture in a tablespoon of boiled water. When cool, use as an eyewash.

Wash your hand REALLY good after handling your eyes to stop the spread of pink eye. Use the herbal hand sanitizer recipe for your hands afterward.
Bay Leaf Tincture for Tendinitis

In a 1 quart wide mouth jar, put 6 oz. of dried bay leaves in jar. Fill the jar to half full of vodka. Fill the rest of the jar with water.
Cover and store in cool dark spot, shake once or twice a day. Leave sit for 2 weeks to 1 month. After this time, strain and save liquid. Store in darker bottles or away from light. Apply tincture to a soft cloth and rub/massage the affected area. Can also warm (don't boil, it will evaporate the alcohol) the liquid.
Anti Itch/Coagulant/Diaper Rash/Insect Bite/Cure-All

Pick Plantago leaves (there are over 200 species, don't confuse with the banana) when they are vibrant and green.
Chop them coarsely and pack loosely into a clean, very dry jar.
Add olive oil, dislodge air bubbles with a knife or chopstick until the jar is filled to the very top.
Label and cap securely. Let sit out of direct sunlight, on a surface that won't be marred by oozing oil.
Decant after six weeks, pouring off the oil and squeezing out what remains in the plant material. Discard the herb.
Grate one tablespoon of beeswax for every ounce of oil. Stirring constantly, heat the oil and beeswax until the wax melts, usually within a minute.
Pour the liquid into small, wide-mouthed jars (a good excuse for buying marinated artichoke hearts) and cool.
Use this ointment lavishly for diaper rash, insect bites, all itches, and minor wounds. It heals, stops itching, checks bleeding, and eases pain.
Nettle Beer
One of the most delightful medicines for joint pain

1 pound/500g raw sugar
2 lemons
1 ounce/30g cream of tartar
5 quarts/5 liters water
2 pounds/1 kilo nettle tops
1 ounce/30g live yeast

Place sugar, lemon peel (no white), lemon juice, and cream of tartar in a large crock. Cook nettles in water for 15 minutes.
Strain into the crock and stir well. When this cools to blood warm, dissolve the yeast in a little water and add to your crock.
Cover with several folds of cloth and let brew for four days. Strain out sediment and bottle. Ready to drink in 12 days.
Homemade Ice Pack

2- cups of water
1/3- cup (80%) alcohol- rubbing alcohol or vodka, etc.
Zipper- top plastic bag

Combine water and alcohol in a zipper-top bag. Seal top and freeze. The alcohol keeps it from freezing solid and creates a gel-like ice pack.
Natural Mosquito And Tick Repellent

1- cup of spring water
1/2- cup lemon juice
15- drops of peppermint oil
1 shot of Vodka
10- drops of lavender oil

Place all ingredients in a clean spray bottle and store in the refrigerator. Shake well before each use.
Homemade Baby Powder (Talc-free)

½ cup corn starch
½ cup Arrowroot powder
1 tablespoon dried ground chamomile
1 tablespoon dried ground lavender
¼ cup finely ground oats

Blend well and put in a shaker style bottle. Now you can powder your baby’s little bottom in safety.
Lavender Dryer Sachets

1 small muslin drawstring bag (you can usually get these at craft stores)
Dried Lavender
2-3 drops lavender essential oil

Fill the muslin bag with the dried lavender and add the essential oil. Close the bag tightly and throw in the dryer. Your clothes will come out soft and smell great.
Tiger Balm

1 oz cayenne infused oil
3 oz goldenrod or arnica infused oil
3/4 oz beeswax
20 drops white camphor (essential oils)
20 drops cinnamon leaf (essential oils)
20 drops rosemary (essential oils)
30 drops clary sage (essential oils)
10 drops sweet birch (essential oils)

Melt beeswax, add infused oils and stir well. Let cool a bit before adding essential oils. Mix well and pour into clean, sterilized container.
Be careful not to use near body orifices or on open skin.
I am always interested in herbal and holistic medicine, instead of or in conjunction with modern meds. So how many of these have you tried or seen used? And the results?
The cough syrup, insect repellent, and cold remedy I've tried, and they seem to work just as well as any OTC stuff. Those are pretty old school, well-known ones anyhow, so not much risk there.
Eyebright tincture, is a little scary, it is the word " TINCTURE "= alcohol, must have missed this first go around. The home made part sounds like itcould be helpful and or soothing.
all I know is cloves and clove oil will relieve pain and the young bark of a willow tree is how they discovered aspirin how much to use I dont know but a clove in your cheek will numb your mouth and gum where it is. on a side note... vinegar will stop the pain of a sunburn and I know that works I have been very very burnt (I am normally as pale as Casper) and my family insisted on applying vinegar with a spray bottle to it and the pain immediately went away... you will stink for a while but when in pain you dont care.
Oh this is right up my alley. On one of my old sites I had quite a few threads like this one.

I pride myself on being a Folk remedy healer.

But even a couple of these were new to me. Thanks. I am a big Garlic fan for it's antibiotic/healing properties. In fact I'll start a thread on my cure alot remedy ACV(Apple Cider Vinegar)/Honey/Garlic
As promised, I'll put it into this thread for now. Apple Cider Vinegar, Honey, Garlic

One of the best home elixir recipes I have ever researched and used is:

8 cloves of garlic
1 cup of raw Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV)
1 cup of raw honey

Optional 4th ingredients: ginger, cinnamon, cayenne pepper.

Mix in a blender and put in refrigerator for 5 days to let all ingredients be mixed, not sure if using it immediately is any less beneficial, but the time allows proper mixing.


Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) - research has shown that Apple Cider Vinegar (with mother) decreases arthritis pain by 90 percent. It also significantly reduces cholesterol levels. It may lower blood pressure and seems to be beneficial in reducing heart disease. The downside of ACV is that it is highly acidic and should always be diluted before consuming, as it will burn the esophagus and tooth enamel. So definitely rinse with water afterwards. One side effect of ACV appears to be that over the long term it may reduce potassium levels leading to lower bone density. So ensure that you are getting adequate levels of potassium.

Garlic: there is tons of research and benefits of garlic that could take days to list. Garlic contains over 100 sulfur compounds, mainly allicin that is created when fresh garlic is crushed. Allicin is a powerful antibacterial penicillin type compound that can be used to treat/prevent many infections.

Honey: It has not only used as a sweetener since the beginning of recorded history but also is an energy booster, immunity system booster, and can cure many ailments. In this elixir it is best to use local raw honey (pasteurized honey does not contain the natural enzymes which reduces it's effectiveness). Side note to honey as a prepper item: honey stores indefinitely (a lifetime) for our purposes, a chemical analysis of honey stored in Egyptian tombs shows that it still retained it's complete properties. Local honey is the best to build up an immunity to local fauna if allergies tend to be a problem. If money is no issue, Makuna Honey is regarded as the 'Super Honey' of all.

This is just a general breakdown of the benefits of the 3 main ingredients to this elixir. On their own all 3 can be used for different ailments, Especially garlic. Many folk remedy healers, have used garlic extensively in home remedies.

I can't give actual medical facts and figures to the use of this elixir, but I can state my experience. In 2012 my health was a mess at age 46. I was diagnosed with a leaking heart valve, asthma, had my gall bladder removed, and a bunch of other problems. It was almost as if my warranty had expired and all these problems were plaguing me. The day after my gall bladder removal I started taking this elixir making sure I had adequate hydration and the occasionally use of Resveratrol supplements (the active ingredient of fermented red wine). My health over the last year has been exceptional, in fact I have had zero doctor visits since Feb. 2013.
gonna try that mosquito repellant! wonder if i can sub vodka with moonshine?

Consuming garlic also helps repel Mosquitos, CAUTION: Consuming too much garlic can also repel those around you. Lol.

Ken I so much want to visit you if I ever get out that way. A lot of your preps, from your post history, apparently revolve around moonshine.
I ran across this on another forum that I thought could come in handy for us too.


I’m not by any means a medical professional so please do your own research and adhere to any protocols recommended by medical professionals found in the articles. Also, I would like to note that I have not had Covid or the flu at all in over five years. I’m not accrediting this to my medicine regiment or anything but right around the beginning of Q, I started getting my health in order. I am creating this list to help people here assist those around them who have been vaccinated or in perpetual sickness. As I said before, do your own thorough research.

If you have better links or sources to anything listed below, please feel free to add to the list.

This is a list of the alternative medicines that have been discussed here on this board. I have either tried or in the process of trying out all of the listed medicines/supplements/nootropics, etc.

Edit: the FDA did not ban homeopathic remedies but placing restrictions on how they are marketed (not allowed to advertise that it cures any ailments)



-An ionophore medication that helps minerals such as zinc reach key parts of the body to eliminate parasites and foreign pathogens.

I got mine from India through a friend who lives there. She was able to get a prescription for me as well. I took it sporadically for four months and gave away the rest.

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-A natural source of quinine that is a component of the bark of the cinchona (quina-quina) tree, was used to treat malaria from as early as the 1600s, when it was referred to as the "Jesuits' bark," "cardinal's bark," or "sacred bark." It is what the drug “hydroxychloroquine” can be found in.

High-quality authentic tonic water will have decent amounts of quinine. Quinine is an ionophore just like hydroxychloroquine

Most tonic water today is filled with sugar and decreased in quinine content so to try this out, I opted for their concentrated tincture. You can find on Amazon or Etsy. I believe Amazon might be lower quality. Was difficult to find some.

I did not use for the tincture for long because I switched to HCQ (hydroxychloroquine) which is basically the concentrated super version of quinine. I would recommend quinine to anyone who does not have access to HCQ or prefers a natural source rather than manufactured drugs.

Quinine 2oz Tincture Extract Quinine Dried Bark Herbal - Etsy


Vitamin B17 Amygdalin (Apricot Seeds)

-Apricot seeds contain the rare vitamin B17 also known as amygdalin and laetrile. Laetrile is a man-made form of amygdalin, a plant substance found in some nuts, plants and seeds of fruit. It supposedly cures cancer and other internal ailments of the body.

It has been banned by the FDA because it has small trace amounts of cyanide and is considered poisonous. Well, I’m not dead and I tried eating these for a couple months.

Here is a link to a famous book regarding the research. A doctor was studying a tribe and noticed they did not get cancer. He studied their diet and found they were eating large amounts of apricot seeds and later found out apricot seeds had a high concentration of amygdalin.

You can find them all over Amazon, Etsy, Ebay, etc. I would say to find a good source and reach out to them if you can. On Etsy, there are a lot of private sellers so they can fill you in on their sources or if they grew it themselves.



CDS Chlorine Dioxide (Also known as MMS)

-I’m still in the process of trying this out as I was only recently introduced to it by users here but if the claims are true, this is truly a miracle cure all. I am first trying it out dermatogically before I try actual ingestion.
Some TMI, but I have had an aggressive jock itch fungus for awhile for about 5 months now. I tried ointments and antibiotics, but not consistently enough to make it go away. I would need to apply ointment for 4 weeks straight or take antibiotics for 10 days straight.

I decided to try CDS instead since while I know antibiotics are pretty safe, didn’t want to wear down my immune system if I didn’t have to. It is day 2 now of consistent use of a skin friendly CDS solution and the fungus is starting to disappear and has been a lot less itchy. I’m sure in a few more days it will be gone. I’ll report back.


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More information for CDS can be found on this thread:

Chlorine Dioxide Info: Preparation, Applications, Protocols - GreatAwakening



-Anti-parasitic drug that can cure Covid-19 and remove parasites from vaccines.


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Turmeric Curcumin (95% Curcuminoids)

Can be found anywhere. Used for inflammation and pain relief.

This **** works. You do not need ibuprofen or Tylenol anymore if you use Curcumin 95%. It’s long lasting, eases you out, removes pain and headaches, and users have been discussing that it has anti-parasitic properties. I actually just looked that up and yes, it does have anti-parasitic properties.


White Pine Needle Tea

I just ordered mine and it will be arriving soon, but recommended by users here for its detox properties for cleansing out the body. Supposedly it aids with removing effects of the vaccine on the body. A natural organic alternative option. I will note reviews often say the taste is whatevers.

Here is the a source recommended by a user here: Zillu Organic Dried White Pine Needle Tea (8.8 oz) https://a.co/d/d4UTwiV



Iodine cleans your body and removes radiation from your body. Very important type of salt that your body needs that is often removed from our food. Most people are iodine deficient. Iodine is absolutely essential in fighting of EMF and radiation that we can bombard with on a daily basis, especially those that live near big cities.

I use the liquid drop form and drink it with a glass of water every night. If drops aren’t your thing (it does taste weird), they have tablet form or for the natural junkies, chlorophyll and spirulina has high concentrations of iodine. Can be found anywhere.


Collodial Silver

My parents are vaccinated but after I started putting them on Collodial silver, they have not been getting sick. Silver is a natural anti microbial and can cleanse the body.

Definitely recommend for anyone to use. Safe for daily use as well when following recommend dosages.



Quercetin is a plant flavonol from the flavonoid group of polyphenols. It has anti flammatory properties and protects and fights cancer and diseases in the body. Users on this board are recommending we use it to clean the body of the effects of the vaccines. Can be found anywhere online.


Vitamin B12 Sublingual and Magnesium Threonate

Ever have brain fog or feeling like your brain is not working up to speed? Most likely you have a vitamin b12 and magnesium deficiency. Magnesium threonate is the only type of magnesium that can enter the brain. And guess what? Your brain needs magnesium threonate. It is a bit expensive but works really well.

If you have been having consistent brain fog, I highly recommend taking some vitamin B12 (5000 mcg) sublingual and magnesium threonate before you sleep and see your brain feels the next day.
Artimisia Annua (Sweet Annie)

It got the noble prize with Ivermectin together and has been proven against parasites, viruses, bacteria (Maleria, Aids, Cancer).

What are the Uses and Health Benefits of Sweet Annie (Artemisia Annua)?

Artemisinin sweet wormwood and cancer

Antitumor activity of an Artemisia annua herbal preparation and identification of active ingredients - PubMed

Dandelion Root

Dandlion is good for cleansing and strengthen your body and immunesystem.

It helps to regulate blood sugar, lowering blood pressure and the risk of inflammation, reducing colesterol and providing antitoxidants, reducing cancer risk, boosting immunesystem.

(and you find it probably not so far from you in nature :)

Dandelion: Health benefits, research, and side effects

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Did you know that bees saved people in Africa from starvation?

One spoon of honey is enough to sustain human life for 24 hours?

Did you know that propolis that bees produce is one of the most powerful natural ANTIBIOTICS?

Did you know that honey has no expiration date?

Did you know that the bodies of the great emperors of the world were buried in golden coffins and then covered with honey to prevent putrefaction?

Did you know that the term "HONEY MOON" comes from the fact that newlyweds consumed honey for fertility after the wedding?

Did you know that a bee lives less than 40 days, visits at least 1000 flowers and produces less than a teaspoon of honey, but for her it is a lifetime.

Thank you, BEES!

Make sure to share this post guys, I am sure many people will love to know this information

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CDS Chlorine Dioxide (Also known as MMS)
It is day 2 now of consistent use of a skin friendly CDS solution and the fungus is starting to disappear
Chlorine Dioxide is such an effective fungicide, the gaseous form is used to get rid of black mold in A/C ducts.

Quercetin is a plant flavonol from the flavonoid group of polyphenols. It has anti flammatory properties and protects and fights cancer and diseases in the body. Users on this board are recommending we use it to clean the body of the effects of the vaccines. Can be found anywhere online.
Quercetin is also a zinc inophore like hydroxychloroquine and quinine, but without the side effects.
My son in law has gone from being a fit healthy road worker to an old weak man since taking the vaccines. He drops off to sleep all the time and is unable to do anything physical for more than a few minutes. My daughter has finally agreed it could be the vaccine and agreed to try some natural cures. Which ones would you recommend the most that will be available in Australia?
Though I can not present any evidence , suspect the chemical radiated from cedar wood slows down the aging process . We all know it puts out something that repels certain insects , thus the cedar chests . I live in a house with untreated and unsealed cedar board walls and ceiling . I have had one doctor after checking me out , tell me prepare to live to be very old . Other medical professionals after running tests have told me they are getting the readings they would expect from a teenager . I am 73 .
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Whether it was bull crap or not " but figure it was mostly crap " , watched a documentary where people have lived in giant hollow trees and in one case the inhabitant lived for hundreds of years . I don't recall what tree species the guy lived in that didn't age much .
I found the documentary that I was referring to . I was wrong on the age of the old guy . He was reputably 110 years old and then he made the mistake of taking a bride . Fifteen years of that crap and the old gent died at 125 years old .
Yeah, we have a cypress right in the center of BOL1 that is 56 1/2 feet in circumference with a hollow big enough to live in. It had knees over 6 feet high, but they are all rotted now. Instead of spreading out at the base like most cypresses in the water (and this on is in the water half the year), the trunk is nearly cylindrical to height of about 20 feet.
The opening to the hollow is fairly narrow and a stream of cool air flows out of the opening.

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