Colloidal form of silver is a single remedy for multiple miraculous health benefits. It is the most chosen mineral for oligotherapy which is a natural healthcare approach using trace elements to restore the body's health and fight the agents that can cause damage to our body. This is because of its superb antimicrobial capability.
The following dosage is recommended for best health benefits:
One should prefer to consume it empty stomach for best results. It is the most desired silver supplement due to the below-mentioned competencies:
According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), a set dosing chart refers to daily silver usage which can be topical, oral, or environmental and should not exceed beyond 5 micrograms per every kilogram of the user’s weight. However, its usage as per recommendations for a mentioned therapeutic purpose does not do any kind of harm.
The mode of action of colloidal silver is bactericidal, that is it kills the bacteria. Its molecules bind to bacterial cell wall proteins and consequently damage their cell membranes. Afterward, silver ions enter the bacterial cells and disturb the bacterial metabolic activity and damage its DNA, thereby, causing bacterial death.
For centuries, silver has been one of the most desirable purification agents used for water or wounds. Greeks, Romans, and Egyptians recognised it as an essential element of the body from the 4th century BC for strengthening their immune system.
Even the Hippocrates who is known as “father of medicine” also appreciated silver for its super tissue repairing and wound healing therapeutic abilities in his hand written medical texts. Moreover, this metal has remained the most opted agent for antimicrobial actions in the body way before the discovery of antibiotics.
In America, silver coins were usually dropped in drinkable water sources like wells to enhance the capability of water to provide protection against various water borne diseases. Furthermore, in the 1930s, Colloidal silver became the mineral of choice among well-known physicians who used it for enhancing the immune responses and innate healing capabilities of their patients.
However, silver is naturally present in whole grains, milk, mushrooms, spring water, tap or sea water. People prefer to bring spring water to their homes because of its rich medicinal capabilities that are enhanced due to the presence of silver in it. In fact, in India, people, based on their affordability, prefer to eat and drink in silver utensils to get benefit of this metal in their body.