Amazing Natural Cures for Yeast Infections
Candida Albicans isn't your gorgeous character on your favorite fantasy game, its a fungus among us! Also known as vaginitis, candidiasis and thrush. They are an overgrowth of bacteria in the vagina and which creates a terribly annoying itch and burn that can drive anyone crazy. This imbalance of bacteria is not your friend and our remedies here should provide a natural relief!
Probiotics: 10 to 30 billion bacteria, in capsule or powder form. Take with food.
Diet: Eliminate sugar, alcohol, bread, moldy foods like cheeses, melons, and pistachios.
Caprylic acid: 500 to 2,000 mg, three times a day, with meals.
Oil of Oregano: 250 to 500 mg, three times a day. Or drink oregano tea three times a day.
Garlic: 600 to 900 mg per day, in divided doses.
Boric acid suppositories: Insert into vagina. Never drink boric acid
(Studies show the effectiveness of boric acid as a douche is very high, especially in women with chronic resistant yeast infections. One study with 100 women showed 98 percent success rate with this condition. Boric acid suppositories, containing 600 mg of boric acid, have been used successfully as a treatment for vaginal yeast infections. The suppositories were inserted vaginally twice a day for two weeks, then continued for an additional two weeks if necessary. Boric acid should never be swallowed.
Pau d'arco tea: Steep for five minutes and drink three times a day.
NOTE: All dosages above are daily and in pill or capsule form unless otherwise noted.