Here is the Water Cures Bronchitis Protocol. This protocol can help eliminate bronchitis. It is a very old treatment for colds and the flu as well as other infections. It costs around $3 for aluminum free baking soda. First, There are some reasons certain individuals should not use this protocol. Are YOU one who should not use this treatment?
The Water Cures Bronchitis protocol, using water with mixed in baking soda for bronchitis is a holistic treatment that works as a bronchitis natural remedy. The directions are at the bottom, right after the section about who should not use it.
The water cures protocol for bronchitis requires a glass of water and a half teaspoon of sodium bicarbonate. If you are taking any medications or have chronic health problems, do not use this with out consulting your doctors.
Before telling you how to use the water cures protocol for bronchitis, review the reasons for not using it. For some it is contraindicated. In other words, you should not take it.
Some may have reactions when taking sodium bicarbonate. They can include:
- Metabolic Acidosis
- Congestive Heart Failure
- Hyperosmolar Syndrome
- Hypervolemic Hypernatremia
- Milk Alkali Syndrome ( for those who take calcium supplements, antacids or drink a lot of milk. It may cause kidney stones and even kidney failure.
Do not take on an overly full stomach.
Do not use the protocol for period longer than 7 days unless told to by a doctor.
If you are taking prescription medications, always talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using anything that could change your bodies chemistry.
If you are currently taking any...
aspirin or aspirin-containing medicines
iron or holistic treatments to boost your iron for your blood
lithium (Eskalith, Lithobid)
methenamine (Hiprex, Urex)
then make sure and speak to your doctor or pharmacist before using the Water Cures bronchitis protocol.
If you are taking vitamins or supplements, speak to your doctor or pharmacist before taking.
In most cases, when it is OK to use sodium bicarbonate with other medications, it should be taken at least 2 hours before other medications and up to 4 hours after if they were taken if taken on a full stomach. always ask your doctor or pharmacist to be sure.
If you have congestive heart failure, kidney disease or bleeding in your stomach or intestines, you should not use this before speaking to your doctor first.
If you are pregnant, do not use with without first consulting your doctor.
Sodium bicarbonate may cause some bad side effects. Tell your doctor if you have any of the following symptoms or if they are severe or if they do not go away:
- increased thirst
- abdominal cramping
If you experience any of these symptoms, stop using sodium bicarbonate and water and call your doctor right away:
- severe headache
- vomit that resembles coffee grounds (called coffee grounds emesis
- loss of appetite
- new onset frequent urination or frequent urge to urinate
- slow breathing
- edema or swelling of feet or lower legs
- bloody, black, or tarry stools (blood mahogany or dark colored, not bright red)
- blood in your urine
The Water Cures Bronchitis Protocol (note: the amount taken is based on the Arm & Hammer Company book, Arm & Hammer Baking Soda Medical Uses.)
Dissolve the recommended quantity of baking soda in a glass of cold water and and drink it. The baking soda should be completely dissolved and the water should be clear before drinking.
Day 1: Drink 6 glasses of water with 1/2 teaspoon of baking soda divided throughout the day.
Day 2: Drink 4 glasses of water with 1/2 teaspoon of baking soda divided throughout the day.
Day 3: Drink 2 glasses of water with 1/2 teaspoon of baking soda, one in the morning and one in the evening.
Some people have reported that the coughing has been relieved in as little as one dose. Even if it works the first time, consider taking a partial course for at least a few days to make sure.