Our Mission

To improve overall health of Botswana by providing the finest quality herbs and supplements to the nation.

Our Vision

To make a significant footprint in the herbal industry by introducing and retailing herbal and natural medicines, and supplements to the country.

Our company

Your Store To Healthy Living.

Health Alternative was established in 2000 and has become the leader of herbal remedies and supplements in Botswana..

We deal with retailing of herbal and natural remedies, food supplements, ayurvedic and homeopathic medicines, vitamins and mineral supplements and is the first largest retail chain of its kind in Botswana.

Since its origin, we have grown from one retail store to 9 stores nationwide. Our stores are located at Gaborone, Francistown, Palapye, Phakalane, Maun and Letlhakane.

Healthy Alternative currently has a total 36 staff members.

Our team


Behind Us

Mr. Ramachandran Ottappath as the CEO, Mrs. Prajisha Soman as General Manager and all other members of the management and staff have contributed significantly to the growth of Health Alternatives.

Since its origin, Health Alternatives have grown from one retail shop to 3 shops in Gaborone in 2015. Currently, Health Alternatives operates in Riverwalk, Molapo Crossing, Game city  and Francis Town and looking forward to expand to other major areas of Botswana like Palapye, Maun and Kasane

Health Alternatives currently has an employment staff of 8 Batswana excluding other staff. The total staff complement is 12.


A natural way of improving your health.


A healthy body holds a Healthy Soul & mind!