Advertisement

Prescription drugs continue to dominate in the health and wellness world, no matter how much warning people receive. Instead of finding ways to prevent illness and disease through their underlying causes, we turn to prescription drugs that promise us a symptom free lifestyle.

The truth of the matter is, there are natural replacements for prescription drugs. Every time you fill out a prescription, there is a cheaper, healthier, safer alternative that won’t put money into the pockets of money hungry drug companies.

Before we start, here’s a statistic to rattle your chains! Each year 4 billion prescriptions are written, and the United States and Canada makes up for 80% of that number!

Natural Replacements For Prescription Drugs

 1. Hydrocodone (Acetaminophen/Vicodin/Oxycontin)

Use: This is the most prescribed drug in the world currently, and pharmaceutical companies are making billions of dollars a year on this drug alone; it’s used to manage pain.

How it works: This drug is an oral narcotic and analgesic

Advertisement

Replacement: Ginger, turmeric, berries, cayenne pepper, cherries, walnuts

 2. Statins (Lipitor/Zocor/Crestor)

 

Use: Reduces LDL cholesterol

 

How it works: Artificially lower cholesterol by hindering enzymes from producing cholesterol in the liver.

 

Replacements: Nuts, spinach, apples, turmeric, tomatoes, fatty fish, beans, garlic, psyllium, licorice root.

 3. Lisinopril

 

Use: Reduces high blood pressure, hypertension, congestive heart failure and heart attacks.

 

Advertisement

How it works: Inhibits the influx of calcium ions to your vascular and cardiac muscles, which interferes with calcium accumulation.

 

Replacement: Foods with vitamin C (oranges, chilli peppers, guavas, bell peppers etc.), foods with magnesium (leafy greens, brazil nuts, pumpkin seeds), and foods high in potassium (mushrooms, bananas, leafy greens, sweet potatoes).

 4. Synthroid

 

Use: Treats hypothyroidism

 

Advertisement

How it works: Works to artificially replace the thyroid hormone and in doing so cause the body to produce less of the hormone.

Replacements: Seaweed, kelp, radish, parsley, fish, eggs, bananas, cranberries, foods with iron (red meat), selenium and zinc (oysters).

 5. Azithromycin and Amoxicillin

Use: Antibiotic

How it works: Obstructs the synthesis of bacteria cells and inhibits bacteria cell growth (also kills good bacteria).

Replacements: Garlic, coconut oil, turmeric, salmon, sardines, nuts, raw honey, grean tea, rose water, oregano oil, and probiotics.

For more natural drug replacements, visit Prevent Disease

 

A Special Message From Our Founders

Over the past few years of working with health experts all over the world, there’s one major insight we’ve learned.

You don’t have to rely on expensive medications for the rest of your lives.

Most health problems can often be resolved with a good diet, exercise and a few powerful superfoods. In fact, we’ve gone through hundreds of scientific papers and ‘superfood’ claims and only selected the top 5% that are:

  • Backed by scientific research
  • Affordable
  • Simple to use

We then put this valuable information into the Superfood as Medicine Guide: a 100+ page guide on the 7 most powerful superfoods available, including:

  • Exact dosages for every health ailment
  • DIY recipes to create your own products
  • Simple recipes

This offer is only available until December 31st, 2017. Make sure to grab your copy before the offer runs out.

Use Superfoods as Medicine e-book
The Hearty Soul
Health Network
We believe in using natural ingredients to be as healthy as possible. We believe dieting will never work as well as a lifestyle of healthy habits will. We believe you can treat pain and disease without relying on addictive drugs. We believe being happy is a big part of a healthy life.
Advertisement