These medicinal herbs are called natural antibiotics

A virus is a slightly different organism compared to a bacterium. There are even people who find viruses terrible because no antibiotic has any effect on them. But there are plants with an antiviral effect and many of them grow wild in nature. Now we introduce some of these medicinal herbs and plants, which often show more than one benefit in terms of our health.

Tested medicinal herbs against viruses 

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The best remedy for colds and flu is ginger root

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Effective against bacteria, viruses and fungi

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Lemon balm

The antiviral effect of lemon balm has been extensively documented and tested in Germany. Ointments containing lemon balm are prescribed for herpes and rashes. The lemon balm is very easy to care for and can grow in any garden. Caution! If the lemon balm is not separated by a flower bed or in a bucket, it can spread far too quickly.

Lemon balm also works well against viruses

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Bear bulkheads

This not very well known plant has the property of strengthening our immune system. Both the root and all parts of the plant are described as antiviral. In Chinese medicine, the medicinal plant is known and widely used under the name Huang Qi. The root is just as sweet as licorice and, along with the whole plant, is used as a prevention or treatment for colds and flu.

The Chinese appreciate this plant 

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The other name of this medicinal plant is Huan Qi

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All parts of the plant are used in Chinese and alternative medicine

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garlic

When there is debate about antiviral medicinal plants, one should definitely mention the marvel of garlic. This plant, which takes getting used to, has antiviral, antibacterial and also antifungal qualities. It is recommended to use the raw plant and not comparable powders or sprays. You can create an effective effect by consuming the garlic with chicken broth. Caution! Eating raw garlic in large quantities can cause nausea.

Garlic in chicken broth is a good cure for the flu

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ginger

A long time ago this versatile tuber was used for gastrointestinal complaints and nausea. The tea from the tuber gets the circulation and metabolism going again, increases the temperature slightly and fights all viruses.

When you feel the symptoms of cold and flu, drink an aromatic ginger tea that you have seasoned with honey and lemon.

As soon as you experience the symptoms of the common cold, drink ginger with honey

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