DO’S AND DONT’S WITH HOMEOPATHIC TREATMENT

  • Store the medicines away from strong perfumes, heat and direct sunlight.
  • Touching or handling of medicines with bare hands should be avoided and cap the of the container can be used to transfer the pills to the mouth.
  • The powder or pill dose is to be kept on tongue and allowed to dissolve. The mouth should be clean and free from any food smell or other odours, hence eating or drinking anything should be avoided fifteen minutes before or after taking the medicine dose.
  • During course of treatment one should avoid coming in contact wiyh any strong smelling substances like perfumes and colognes that may sometimes antidote the effect of medicine.
  • Avoid all homeopathic medicines and formulas. Homeopathic/ Ayurvedic/ Medicated Soaps,Toothpastes, Shampoos.

AVOID ALL SKIN APPLICATIONS FOR :

  • Avoid balms like tiger balm, vicks, eucalyptus, nilgiri, sensor, moove, snuff,etc.
  • Massage and massage oils like Mahanarayani tel, Ayurvedic oils, homeopathic oils, medicated soaps like dettol/ savlon ,medicated handwashes like dettol/savlon.
  • In case of eruption, skin rash, wounds etc – NO SKIN OINTMENT is to be used,like Dettol/Savlon, Soframycin, Tinaderm, Flucort, Betonvate, Arnica, Calendula, Prickly heat powders, strongly perfumed talcs.
  • In case of open wounds, just wash with clean warm water and if necessary dress it with sterile gauze piece available with the chemist but antiseptic creams, band – aid should be strictly avoided.
  • Application of Mehendi and Henna, Dyes should be avoided.
  • Avoid any eye/ ear/ nasal, drops and dental ointments.
  • No medicated oils and soaps should be used.
  • Avoid all cough syrups and cough suppressants.
  • Avoid anaesthesia inducing agents in all forms such as, Menthol, Mint tablets like Vicks, Chloromint, Halls, Polio, Paan Masala, Pan Parag etc.

TEN REASONS TO USE HOMEOPATHY

1.Natural Action – Homeopathy works by stimulating the body’s own natural defence mechanism to promote health and to resist infection and susceptibility to disease. Although gentle, the results can be powerful and long lasting.

2.Health and well – being – Homeopathy improves health generally, rather than merely alleviating localized symptoms. It treats the whole individual, acting on the mental and emotional levels as well as the physical level, providing a balance in overall health and an increased sense of well – being and quality of life.

3.Effective medicine – When used correctly, homeopathy can be an extremely effective system of medicine, providing long – lasting relief from many acute and chronic conditions and illnesses.

4.No harmful side effects – Homeopathic treatment offers a gentle and non – invasive approach to health, producing no toxic side effects, no dependency or addiction, and no withdrawal.

5.Cost effective – Homeopathic remedies are surprisingly inexpensive to purchase, especially when compared to over – the -counter and prescription drugs.

6.Fast – Acting First – Aid Relief – Homeopathy can be safely used at home or on the road to provide rapid relief for minor problems such as bruises, simple burns, sprains, insect bites, gastric upsets, etc. However more serious or long lasting complaints should be treated by a qualified homeopath.

7.Not tested on animals – Homeopathic remedies are tested only on healthy humans in order to determine the range of action nof each remedy.

8.Complementary Medicine – Homeopathy can be used independently or along with conventional drugs and other therapies(with the full knowledge of your other health care providers). It can often alleviate unpleasant side effects of conventional treatments. (eg. chemotherapy).

9.Environmentally – Friendly – Homeopathy has no adverse impact on the environment. There is no waste of energy or natural resources in the manufacturing process and no pollution of the water supply, oceans or dump sites when used. In fact, homeopathy is the ultimate Green Medicine.

10.Medicine of the future – Homeopathy is widely – used around the world. It is available in most countries and is gaining in popularity as a complementary or alternate approach to conventional medicine.

UNDERSTANDING HOMEOPATHY

Homeopathy is a medical system based on the belief that the body can cure itself .It is a pseudoscientific system of alternative medicine. It was created in 1796 by Samuel Hahnemann. The homeopaths believe that a substance that causes symptoms of a disease in healthy people would cure similar symptoms in sick people i.e. Like cures like. Homeopathy is used worldwide to treat both acute and chronic conditions.

The holistic nature of Homeopathy means each person is treated as a unique individual and their body, mind, spirit and emotions are all considered in the management and prevention of disease. Taking all these factors into account, a homeopath will select the most appropriate medicine based on the individual’s specific symptoms and personal level of health to stimulate their own healing ability. History taking, examination and investigation, are all important factors in establishing the diagnosis.Questions about your eating habits, lifestyle, temperament, personality, medical history and sleeping patterns etc help the doctor to treat his patients.

Homeopathic medicines are safe for all age groups!