Bacteria and other organisms harmful to man do not develop a tolerance to silver and cannot create resistant strains. Using colloidal silver on a regular basis is like having a second immune system to protect you. If you only use it when you are not feeling well, it is generally well tolerated - much better than other medicines you might normally use. It has no side effects or interactions with other drugs, nutrients or therapies. It may be one of the finest remedies for all colds, flu and other minor infections that we have available to us. Medicine made broad use of the sterilizing action of silver in years past but when antibiotics became available, silver gradually was discarded. Silver nitrate is routinely used today in the eyes of new borns to prevent blindness that might occur from contamination during the birthing process. One of the most effective present day uses of silver in the medical profession is in the treatment of burns. Dressings with silver stimulate and speed up healing dramatically as compared to other compounds. Silver in combination with activated oxygen raises it biocidal potential.
As an antibiotic, silver has been proven effective against over 650 different infectious conditions as compared to traditional antibiotics that are effective against only 6 or 7 conditions each. Prior to 1938 colloidal silver was administered in just about every way that modern drugs are administered. It was injected both intravenously and intramuscularly, used as a gargle for throat conditions, as a douche, taken orally and applied topically for all manner of skin conditions. Colloidal silver is less expensive than the antibiotics that it replaces making colloidal silver a product within reach of everyone's lifestyle. Colloidal silver is the best form of silver for oral ingestion. It is absorbed into the tissue gradually so that it is not irritating to delicate tissues. Tasteless, odorless and totally non-toxic, colloidal silver makes a valuable addition to your medicine chest. One of the lesser-known properties of colloidal silver is its ability to destroy intestinal parasite eggs on contact. This is a circumstance that affects far more individuals than is generally recognized. Many conclusive tests have been performed. No known disease causing organism can live in the presence of even minute traces of colloidal silver. It works without the fear of overdose, so during periods of acute distress more can be taken.