Colloidal Silver Uses

Colloidal Silver uses

The top colloidal silver uses, a natural antiviral. Here are some of the many uses of colloidal silver and how to take it.

Colloidal Silver is nature's natural antibiotic. While antibiotics will depress and weaken the immune system, colloidal silver will strengthen it. It is best to always keep some colloidal silver on hand to use as a natural antiviral or antibiotic. It is most effective when used at the first signs of an infection or illness to nip the virus or bacteria in the bud.

Colloidal silver uses in the past range from Greek and Roman societies storing liquids in silver-lined containers to keep them fresh, to early settlers putting a silver dollar in milk so it would keep longer.

The uses of colloidal silver were widespread until the second world war when using antibiotics took over.

However, now bacteria are becoming more and more resistant as antibiotics are over prescribed and they are found in our animal food chain and our water.

Colloidal silver benefits

Benefits lie in that it kills bacteria and pathogens without all of the harmful side effects of antibiotics. Antibiotics wipe out the unfriendly bacteria in the intestinal tract as well as the friendly bacteria, weakening the immune system.

If you do have to take antibiotics make sure you take a high quality probiotic from the first day you take antibiotics and continue taking the probiotics for 3 months.

Colloidal silver is an effective immune booster, discouraging the growth of unwanted bacteria.

Uses of Colloidal Silver:

Colloidal Silver uses also include fighting fungal infections of the skin and nails. It promotes the healing of infections of the skin or wounds. It can be used on tooth aches and mouth sores, as eye drops and as a gargle to fight tooth decay and bad breath. 1

Colloidal Silver - Acne:

Acne can be caused by bacteria in the hair follicle or sweat gland. To kill the bacteria, take 2 teaspoons of Colloidal silver twice a day and apply topically twice a day. You can expect to see a reduction in the acne in 24 hours and the skin will be noticeably more clear in about 4 weeks. This is the time it takes for new skin to grow from the bottom to the top layer.

Colloidal Silver - Ear Infections:

The center for disease control has requested that physicians no longer prescribe antibiotics for ear infections. Children are being given antibiotics at an alarming rate and the bacteria is becoming more resistant. With the over use of antibiotics, children are losing their natural ability to fight off germs and infection and becoming seriously ill.

Colloidal silver uses include destroying bacteria in just 5 minutes of contact. Use a dropper and place five drops into the ear canal while the ear is pointed toward the ceiling. Keep the ear tilted up for 12 minutes to allow the liquid to flow into the inner ear as far as possible. Do both ears, repeat every 12 hours. Drink 2 teaspoons of colloidal silver twice daily and take vitamin C.

Natural cure for herpes: 

The quicker you apply a colloidal silver gel on the herpes virus the sooner you will stop it from replicating. Putting silver on a herpes sore that has already erupted will help it heal twice as fast. Drink 2 teaspoons of colloidal silver daily and apply the gel to the sores one to four times daily.

Natural flu remedy:

Colloidal silver can destroy the bacteria and viruses. Whether you are suffering from a cold or flu it will help. Drink 2 teaspoons two times per day.


Silver is used in hospitals to help heal and prevent infection. Colloidal silver applied topically promotes the healing of wounds such as cuts, scrapes, burns, rashes and sunburn. Apply one to four times per day.2

There are numerous other colloidal silver uses, either topically or internally. It defeats the root of bacteria, viruses and mold. You can safely use colloidal silver for your family's healthcare.


1. Balch, A. Phyllis. CNC Prescription for Nutritional Healing, Fourth Edition (New York: Penguin Group, 2006) 76.
2. Pederson, Gordon Ph.D. A Fighting Chance, How to Win the War Against Bacteria, Viruses and Mold With Silver (Sound Concepts 2008) 39, 72, 80, 84.