How to stay away from drugs by using natural products and substances?

What does science say about using natural healing remedies in comparison with using medicines?  Is there any superiority of natural substances if compared to drugs? Find out a lot of answers or just interesting information on this vexed question.

Medicines vs Natural Remedies

Natural Remedies vs. Drugs – Scientific Researches and Clinical Studies

According to a study held in Germany, a plant based and homeopathic remedy is superior to conventional treatment in children with acute otitis.

A Chinese study showed that acupoint injection of Vitamin B12 has a better therapeutic effect than the drug Carbamazepine in the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia.

A study held in Brazil shows that Ginkgo Biloba, Chamomile and Kava, proof therapeutic potential in generalized anxiety disorder.

A triple antioxidant approach to the hepatitis C healing may be superior to traditional interferon and antiviral drug therapy, according to a study held in Munich.

According to a study, a dietary supplement containing melatonin, vitamin B6, l-tryptophan, folic acid, vitamin B12, methionine and betaine, is better and superior to drug omeprazole in treating GERD (gastroesophagal reflux disease).

According to a 2001 year Chinese study, acupuncture in combination with foot massage is superior to drug Alprazolam in the treatment of insomnia.

A 2009 study showed that Ginko Biloba is as effective as Donepezil (Aricept) in improving symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease, but with fewer side effects.

A study held in Nigeria, showed that grapefruit seeds when taken at a dosage of 5 to 6 seeds every 8 hours, are as effective in treating urinary tract infections as proven antibacterial drugs.

A 2013 Iranian study shows that ginger compares favorably to drug Sumatriptan but with fewer side effects, in treating migraine and headaches.