Yeast Infection Remedy: Olive Leaf

olive-leaf-candida-remedyFor many years now olive oil has been getting great press because of all it’s health benefits.

However, lately the olive leaf is gaining recognition for it’s disease fighting properties and as a yeast infection remedy. This is nothing new in the Middle East where olive leaves have been used for centuries to treat wounds and as a yeast infection remedy even showing success with really tough infections like Malaria.

The mighty olive leaf has also shown success as a yeast infection remedy for treating candidiasis.  The olive leaf can be consumed as a tea or in capsule form to kill Candida albicans in the body.

How of this yeast infection remedy  should I take?

When first starting this yeast infection remedy you should consume pretty large doses of the olive leaf and then cut back to 3 capsules, 3 times a day. Once the yeast infection is gone, you should continue to incorporate olive leaf into your supplement routine if you are one prone to yeast infection. This yeast infection remedy can take up to 4 weeks to eliminate the candida infection from the body.

Studies have shown that taking large doses of olive leaf extract poses no health risk, but people could experience some detox symptoms from this yeast infection remedy such as headaches, diarrhea, flu-like symptoms, and fatigue. Dosage should be cut back until symptoms subside.

Is Olive Leaf a Magic Yeast Infection Remedy?

Candidiasis should be treated with a holistic approach and there are no magic cures. The olive leaf yeast infection remedy should be used along with dietary and lifestyle changes. It shouldn’t be relied on as the only yeast infection remedy you need, but as a supplement that will greatly increase the effectiveness of a candida eliminating diet.

See Also

My short reviews of healthy Candida diet programs that incorporate herbs like olive leaf into their Candida cleansing diet plan.


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