To take remedies dispensed in an envelope, lick the tip of your index finger and dip it into the envelope. The pellets will stick to your finger and you can then just put them in your mouth. Take nothing by mouth 30-60 minutes before and after taking your homeopathic medicine.
How do you take homeopathic medicine?
Homeopathic medicines should be placed under the tongue of adults and children or in the cheek of an infant, where they will dissolve. It is preferable to take homeopathic medicines apart from meals.
What precautions should be taken while taking homeopathic medicine?
Since the medicine gets absorbed and acts from the mouth, it is suggested that the mouth should be clean from strong food articles, taste, and fragrances. Since coffee, onion, garlic, and mint have a strong odor, it was suggested that they are better avoided during the course of homeopathic treatment.
How does homeopathy work in the body?
Homeopathic medicine views symptoms of illness as normal responses of the body as it attempts to regain health. Homeopathy is based on the idea that “like cures like.” That is, if a substance causes a symptom in a healthy person, giving the person a very small amount of the same substance may cure the illness.
What are the side effects of homeopathic medicine?
Homeopathic remedies are considered to be well tolerated, although allergic reactions (like rashes) have been reported. Some people also find their symptoms become worse at the start of treatment. Interactions with other drugs haven’t been well studied, although they’re unlikely given the high dilution of the remedies.
How long should I take homeopathic medicine?
If properly prescribed for an acute self-limiting condition, homeopathic medicines can work very quickly, but effective treatment of long-standing, chronic ailments may take days to several weeks.
Can you take 2 homeopathic remedies together?
You can take more than one homeopathic medicine at one time. However, we recommend taking them a few minutes apart.
Can I drink beer while taking homeopathic medicine?
One should not smoke, chew tobacco, or drink alcohol, while taking homeopathic medicines, as they may have a nullifying effect on the medicines.
Do homeopathic remedies expire?
No. In the US, the FDA has exempted homeopathic manufacturers from putting expiration dates on their product labels. Although, nothing lasts forever, when stored properly (away from moisture and excessive heat or cold), homeopathic medicines can be used for many years.
Can homeopathy be harmful?
Is homeopathy safe? Homeopathic remedies are generally safe, and the risk of a serious adverse side effect arising from taking these remedies is thought to be small. Some homeopathic remedies may contain substances that aren’t safe or interfere with the action of other medicines.
What is an example of homeopathic medicine?
Homeopathic products come from plants (such as red onion, arnica [mountain herb], poison ivy, belladonna [deadly nightshade], and stinging nettle), minerals (such as white arsenic), or animals (such as crushed whole bees).
Is homeopathy is better than allopathy?
You can find preventive care for prediabetes, blood pressure and anti-infection which are more regulated. Allopathic medicine follows constant research and testing so it is more evidence-based medication. Homeopathic medicine tries to strengthen the immune system through small doses of medicine.