Monday, September 7, 2020

How To Make Quinine Water

How To Make Quinine Water

Quinine is found in grapefruit, tonic water and the cinchona tree.  The amount of tonic water needed daily in order to reap health benefits from quinine is approximately 60 ounces. Quinine is limited in tonic water in order to prevent toxicity. Regardless, quinine is a powerful potentiator and is often restricted for use when taking certain medications which is directed by your pharmacist or doctor, or will appear on your prescription bottle if there is a conflict.

Health Benefits of Consuming Quinine

  • increases partial mobility in the most severe cases of arthritis
  • reduces leg cramps when eaten before bed
  • reduces muscle stiffness and pain
  • potentiates the effects of opiates or plants with opiate type effects- which means to make stronger
  • benefits those with lupus
  • natural curative for malaria

  • Quinine can be taken orally to treat babesiosis, which is caused by a parasite spread by deer ticks. It is combined with antibiotic drug clindamycin.  

  • The herbal version of this antibiotic is alcohol extracted ginger root, or antibacterial antibiotic herbs that contain berberine which include goldenseal root, or the Herbal Antibiotic Formula

Making quinine water from grapefruit rind:

Peel 3 grapefruits and using only the peel, cover it with filtered water about 3 inches above the rind. Simmer on the stove for 2 hours. Add honey if you want to disguise the bitterness. Strain, cool, and refrigerate. Dosage:  1 Tablespoon to potentiate For respiratory phlegm or severe arthritis or fibromyalgia pain, take 1 Tablespoon every 2 hours to expell phlegm from the lungs, then discontinue.  

This is a remedy and not used ongoing. Always discontinue as soon as you improve. Note: Excess quinine is toxic to the kidneys.  Pregnant women should not drink quinine. Quinine should not be given by injection

Medical research which focused on injecting quinine into muscle tissues found side effects to be very negative which included fever, diarrhea, constipation, paralyzed muscles (permanent) at site of injection, high blood pressure, erectile dysfunction, and abnormal heartbeat.

Source: https://travelingleaf.com/2014/06/post-44-quinine-water/

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