A number of alternative treatments have been recommended for salmonella poisoning.

  1. One very effective treatment that is stongly recommended is supplementation with Lactobacillus acidophilus, L. bulgaricus, and/or Bifidobacterium to restore essential bacteria in the digestive tract.
  2. Homeopathic remedies commonly used are Chamomilla, Nux vomica, Ipecac, and Colchicum.
  3. Garlic capsules, 2 capsules with meals, a powerful detoxifier.
  4. Potassium, 99 mg. per day, is needed for the proper balance of sodium and potassium.
  5. Acidophilus, twice daily, replaces essential intestinal bacteria.
  6. Fiber, twice per day, oat bran is recommended.
  7. Kelp, 5 tablets per day, contains needed minerals.
  8. L-cysteine, 500 mg. per day (all of the following are nutrients essential in immune function).
  9. L-methionine, 500 mg. per day.
  10. Selenium, 200 mg. per day.
  11. Superoxide dismutase (SOD), 5,000 mg. per day.
  12. Vitamin C plus bioflavonoids, 8,000 mg. per day.
  13. Vitamin E, 600 IU per day.
  14. Herbs like Lobelia and tea can be used.