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    Default Homemade medicine recipes

    tell me, is anyone interested in any recipes to make your own medicine, i am known for my odd recipes, we call them our prep meds, but our family members and freinds see them as being our werd recipes. i have lots of them! i would like to post them if, anyone is interested, please feel free to add any if you have some,

    RECIPE # 1

    my son is in the milatary, he developed something on his feet like trench foot.his feet would bleed , and his toes where growing together ,he went to the dr. and the dr. couldnt do anything for him, so mom to the rescue! lol, i found this recipe and made it up for him and had him use it, hes use to my odd resipes! lol, anyway in 1-2 weeks it was GONE, it works great! i hope you all enjoy this recipe and any other odd recipes i have.


    an anti-fungal / anti-yeast treatment

    2-tablespoons boric acid.
    1-cup cornstarch.

    place in a large salt shaker. shake on any area with fungal rash.
    makes a great baby shower gift.
    some skin rashes are severe enough to take two weeks to heal. also works great on athletes foot.

    tell me, is anyone interested in any recipes to make your own medicine,

    RECIPE # 2

    i had a hard time getting this recipe, the amish used this years ago,, for pneumonia when the drs had no hope, there was a drug store that packaged it up and sent it to you the drug store is closed now but the phamacist guy that ownen the drug store still packages it up and you can still order it, his health is not well, i called him to see if i could get the recipe, and he said NO, i would hate for this recipe to be lost forever like so many good recipes from long ago, when you get the package its all measured out and here it is. . .

    LUNG FEVER SALVE

    12oz.-unsalted lard
    2 oz.- camphor
    3 oz. - beeswax
    3 oz. - rosin (powdered)
    heat the above in a double boiler. take off heat, then add....
    2 teaspoons raw linseed oil, 20 ml. turpentin
    bottle up, used for colds and pneumonia, rub on chest and back.
    it will store for years.

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    WOW

    And I thought Campho-Phenique was a miracle drug.
    I don't know karate, but I know crazy, and I'm not afraid to use it.

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    Thanks!!!
    Keep them coming PLEASE

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    Thank you so much for taking the time to post the above. These are great, please keep the good information coming, who knows the when we will not be able to get the fancy stuff from the stores or even be able to get to a doctor and have to wing it the best we can in the bush or wherever. Thanks again for sharing your important hard earned knowledge. Tom.

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    oh my gosh, i was begining to think that no one was interested, ok, you asked for more...

    RECIPE # 3

    Homemade Salin Salution

    1/4- teaspoon cosher salt
    8- oz. water
    1/4- teaspoon baking soda

    RECIPE # 4

    Elderberry Extract

    take 1/2 cup berries to 8 cups of water.doil berries and simmer down to 2 cups of liquid (took about 30 - 45 minutes). strain off berries and add 1/2 cup honey and store in refrigerator.
    USE: a tablespoon or 2 at a time to ward off sickness.
    NOTE: great for treating flu and in particular bird flu.

    ---------- Post added at 01:18 AM ---------- Previous post was at 12:55 AM ----------

    Ha Tracker now you can make your own...

    RECIPE # 5

    Camphorated Oil

    this makes a wounderful liniment and can be obtained from drugstores. To make your own liniment of camphor, use camphor USP.
    1- oz camphor USP
    4- fluid oz. olive oil
    dissolve the camphor in the oil. this is an excellent aid for pain relief, sprains, bruises, rheumatic or gouty problums of the joints, and other local pain or glandular swellings. check skin for sensitivity to camphor before full use of this liniment.

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    RECIPE # 6

    Herbal Compress To Stop Bleeding

    1-teaspoon tincture of yarrow (or other suitable herb)
    1/2- cup water
    a soft cloth

    combine ingredients. soak the cloth in the liquid, wring it out and apple it with prerrure over the wound.

    RECIPE # 7

    Homemade Hand Sanitizer

    1- cup aloe vera gel
    1- teaspoon rubbing alcohol
    2- teaspoons vegetable glycerin
    8-10- drops tea tree essential oil or lavender essential oil

    simply blend all of the ingredients together and store.

    remember to keep checking with this thread for more recipes!

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    Excellent, MommyMagic.

    These are very good home remedies to have around. Thanks for posting them!

    DocZeus

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    Thanks again for posting all these remedies, I am going to get busy and make a few of these up. Great post. Tom.

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    Great recipes... will keep them handy and try to make them as I need.

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    see i told you ill keep adding more of my recipes, here is 3 more. . .

    RECIPE # 8

    Amish Cough Syrup

    mix equel parts of lemon juice, honey, and castor oil.

    Adult dose: take 1 (one) tablespoon per day.
    childrens dose: (over 2 years old) take 1 (one) teaspoon per day.

    RECIPE # 9

    Homemade Nighttime Cold Remedy (reminiscent of nyquil)

    this remedy lets you sleep vary sound all night.
    1-lemon
    1/4-cup maple syrup
    1/4-cup hot water
    2-tablespoons brandy

    sqeeze all juice from lemon and stir it into the maple syrup. add hot water and brandy. drink at once. repeat after 24 hour, if necessary.

    RECIPE # 10

    Restless Leg Syndome remedy

    1-teaspoon of apple cider vinegar added to
    1-cup of warm water add honey and drink up.

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