|Allergy|| Allergic Rhinitis / Hay Fever
| ||Dosage is usually 12X to 30C every one to four hours until your symptoms get better. Some of the most common remedies used for allergic rhinitis are:-|
- Allium cepa for a lot of irritating nasal discharge and tearing eyes
- Euphrasia for bland nasal discharge, with stinging, irritating tears
- Sabadilla for sneezing with watery discharge from nose and eyes
- Wyethia for an itchy nose, throat, and soft palate.
Upcoming Surgical Procedure
| ||If you are under the care of a homeopath, ask about homeopathic arnica, a classic first aid remedy to reduce bruising and swelling after surgery. Homeopathic arnica as well as arnica cream should be available in your local health food store.|
Ear Infection, Middle
| ||Aconitum napellus: This remedy is indicated if an earache comes on suddenly with cutting, throbbing pain. It may have begun after exposure to cold and wind, or after a shaking experience. The person may be fearful, agitated, and restless. Fever may be high, thirst strong, worse near midnight, and may wake the person up.|
Belladonna: Intense bouts of earache that come and go very suddenly, with the presence of heat and inflammation. Pain can be pounding or throbbing, and may be worse from jarring. There is usually a fever, flushed red face, eyes that are sensitive to light, and skin that is hot to touch. The right ear is most often affected. A child may feel drowsy with the fever, or be restless and have nightmares.
Chamomilla: Periods of pain that seem intolerable. Children may seem angry, beside themselves, and may scream or hit. They may feel better from being carried constantly and vigorously walked around or rocked. Symptoms are worse from heat and wind, and the cheeks may be hot and red.
Ferrum phosphoricum: This remedy can help if given at the onset of symptoms. The person appears pink and flushed, with fever and a feeling of weariness.
Hepar sulphuris calcareum: This remedy is indicated when an earache is very painful or infection is advanced. Stabbing, sticking pains “like a splinter being driven in” are a likely indication. The person is very sensitive to everything, especially cold and drafts, and may feel vulnerable and touchy.
Magnesia phosphorica: May help when an earache feels better when warmth and pressure are applied. The pain may be present with little evidence of fluid or infection.
Mercurius solubilis: For advanced infections with pus formation, shooting pains, and roaring in the ear. The person is often sensitive to both hot and cold temperatures, has swollen lymph nodes, offensive breath, a puffy tongue, and experience sweating and drooling during sleeping.
Pulsatilla: Indicated for ear infections that follow or accompany a cold. The ear may be hot and swollen, with a feeling that something is pressing out. Pain can be worse in the evening and at night, as well as worse from heat, with a pulsing sensation. Deep itching may be felt inside, especially if infections are chronic. A child needing Pulsatilla usually is sad and tearful, wanting to be held and comforted.
| ||Please see the link between Laryngitis and Cell Salt, Ferrum Phos.|
| ||Calcarea carbonica is a leading remedy for general use in hernias.|
Muscle Cramps / Twitching
| ||There is a homeopathic preparation called "Calcium Absorption". It is distributed by Bioforce and Bioforce USA. It may help in reducing muscle twitching and cramping.|
| ||Reports by doctors using homeopathy say that patient response is better in those who have not yet started with dialysis. Long-term constitutional therapy as well as therapy aimed at improving kidney function helps to keep the patient relatively free of symptoms and complications. Remedies such as Serum Anguillar Ichthyotoxin, Solidago and Urea have been found useful in dealing with chronic renal failure and its complications. Hipuric acid has been found to be useful for the itching of skin arising from chronic renal failure.|
| ||Here are a few homeopathic remedies that you could consider:|
Aloe: itching after stool; itching and burning in anus preventing sleep; compelled to bore with finger into anus; itching is so violent patient cannot let it alone; cold applications.
Graphites: smarting, sore anus, violent itching.
Kali carbonicum: itching, ulcerated pimples around anus.
Sulphur: itching and burning; redness around anus; voluptuous itching; scratching, in bed at night, warmth of bed; after discharge of moisture; cannot bear any applications.
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Boils, Abscesses, Carbuncles
| ||Boils, carbuncles and other septic conditions can be effectively treated with homoeopathy. Suggested remedies include:|
Arsenicum album: Deeply infected boils with intensely burning pain and offensive discharge. Warmth and hot applications usually are soothing. The person may feel exhausted and ill, yet anxiety and discomfort also make them restless.
Belladonna: Used in the early stages of inflammation, before much pus has formed. The area is red, hot, throbbing, and tender, often with intense or stabbing pains. Jarring or touch may increase discomfort. The person may also feel excitable or feverish.
Calendula: Used as a topical application for boils and infected sores. It can be used in herbal form or in low dilution as a tincture, ointment, or compress. Taken internally, Calendula can help the body overcome infection.
Echinacea angustifolia: People who need this remedy typically feel sickly, lethargic, achy, and chilly.
Hepar sulphuris calcareum: When a boil is extremely tender and sensitive to touch, this remedy can be helpful. A splinter-like sticking pain is often felt. The boil may produce deep pockets of offensive pus or be slow to heal. This remedy is also indicated when boils seem to be spreading. A person who needs this remedy usually is vulnerable and touchy, with extreme sensitivity to cold.
Mercurius solubilis: When boils are very sensitive with advanced development of pus. The person may have moist or greasy-looking skin, with swollen lymph nodes and offensive breath, and be very sensitive to changes in temperature. Warmth may aggravate the pain.
Silica: Boils that form hard lumps and are slow to come to a head and slow to heal. If many boils form at once, or boils frequently recur, it is often very useful. People who need this remedy are sensitive and nervous, inclined toward colds and swollen glands, and easily fatigued.
Tarentula cubensis: When a boil is sore and swollen with stinging, burning pain, and purplish or bluish discoloration of surrounding tissues. A person who needs this remedy may also have restless feet and difficulty sleeping.
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| ||You may obtain some assistance in finding a homeopathic remedy for lichen planus by going toLichen Planus and clicking on the Curability Test.|| |