Saturday, October 30, 2010A QUICK GUIDE TO HOMEOPATHIC REMEDIES USEFUL TO OFFSET SYMPTOMS OF
If you come down with the flu, act early. Choose the remedy that most matches your symptoms. Try a potency no higher than 30C.
One way to take remedies is to drop 1 to 3 pellet(s) into 4 ounces of water. Stir and take 1 teaspoon or a sip every 15 minutes for the first tow hours. If you fall asleep, the remedy was a good choice and you are on your way to getting well. Continue the remedy at less frequent intervals, every half hour, once and hour, etc. If you have no relief, switch to a better choice.
These remedies are available in one handy package
of 30C potency in half-dram vials.
Aconitum Napellus: Acute onset. Ailments after sudden exposure to cold or shock or fright.
Baptisia Tinctora: Bruised pains, uncomfortable in any position, extreme prostration, infectious illness.
Belladonna: Acute/rapid onset, high fever, red hot face, throbbing pains.
Bryonia Alba: Thirsty for large quantities of liquid, dryness of mucous membranes, averse to least motion.
Eupatorium Perfoliatum: Extreme aching deep in bones, worse by cold air.
Gelsemium Sempervirens: Trembling, muscle weakness, thirstless. Headache beginning in the occiput and radiating to the forehead. Increased urination that dribbles. Could be a response to anticipatory anxiety.
Kali Bichromicum: Nasal or post-nasal discharge, which is thick, purulent, usually yellow and stringy.
Mercurius Vivus: Sensitivity to changes of temperature. Profuse sweating without relief. Foulness of mouth, with offensive breath, salivation.
Pyrogenium: Profuse perspiration with continuous fever. Feels bruised, sore, chilly, restlessness.
Rhus Toxicodendron: General amelioration from motion, restlessness. Fever blisters.
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