Homeopathy for colds, Aconite 30 one of the best remedies to start with.
Winter is the season of colds!!! During this time of the year, all of us are susceptible to acute viral conditions affecting the upper respiratory tract which shake up our organisms for several days.
This makes us feel unwell and often we lose a few days of work or school.
Homeopathy is a very safe, gentle and effective form of medicine that can help us to recover faster from winter cold and flu symptoms.
Banerji Protocol Tip for acute cold infections
It works extremely well at the first site of developing a cold. Try it and you will never look back to taking anything else!!
Bryonia 30 and Aconite 200 both remedies taken together at the same time as a dose every 3 hours.
PULSATILLA 30c: this is for colds where there is a lot of congestion and a thick discharge which can be green-yellow.
This remedy tends to be more indicated in ripe colds.
The nasal congestion tends to be on alternate sides of the nose and is worse inside the house but better in the fresh air.
So you may find that your nose starts running as soon as you come home.
Loss of smell with the cold. Thirstlessness .
You may feel miserable and wants sympathy and comfort. Feeling "sorry for yourself".
The congestion can extend to the ear and they may feel blocked or if they are about to pop.
NATRUM-MUR 30c: Infallible for stopping a cold commencing with sneezing.
Violent fluent discharge of thin, watery like raw white of egg or cold with discharge only in the morning.
Violent sneezing and dryness of the throat and nose producing scabs.
The cold symptoms may start with an emotional upset of some kind, for instance grief such as a divorce, loss of a pet, argument with a friend of family member, etc
NUX-VOMICA 30c: the nose feels blocked but is running at one side.
It may alternate between a watery discharge and being blocked.
The discharges tend to flow during the day and in open air but are obstructed at night and it feels very stuffed up. There is a lot of abortive sneezing and the person feels cold.
The person may be very irritable with the cold.
KALI-BICH 30c : this is for thick, stringy, lumpy discharges and congestion at the root of the nose. Tough and elastic plugs.
Complete obstruction of the nose.
Sneezing worse in the morning. Tickling in the larynx with a cough worse when eating.
GELSEMIUM 30c/200c : great weakness, symptoms are slow to appear, drowsy and lethargic, the eyelids feel heavy.
There is aching, soreness and heaviness of the limbs too.
The person wants to lie down and may have a heavy head.The discharge is very watery.
This remedy is indicated for a heavy cold or the flu.
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