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Vital Remedies in Homeopathy as a First Aid

Your son has had a bad fall from the bicycle, he returns home dragging his foot . Obviously the first thing that one may look for is the medicines available at home,to just stop the bleeding on the bruised and cut-knee. Generally one has at one's home sanitizers, bandages, antiseptic creams, lotions, band-aids and a few strips of aspirin. There are homeopaths who go further in suggesting the need to have a few essential remedies in homeopathy.

Homeopathic physicians are of the opinion that every person in the United States should possess a homeopathic first-aid book. The kit can easily be used to provide first-aid for any kind of treatment of any illness as long as an ambulance arrives.

The homeopathic first -aid kit, which may be obtained from any health food store, may contain almost 20 to 40 remedies; in addition to which one can easily make one's own kit. Certain remedies, along with the necessary precautions, may be used, suggest homeopathic physicians It is important to mention here that while giving first-aid to a person, one must not give a dose that exceeds 30X or 30C, without consulting a homeopath.

The parentheses gives a detailed account of the plant, mineral or animal compound from which each remedy is derived.

Aconite(monkshood) is an excellent remedy to cure swelling or fever in the early stage. The need for Aconite may be identified from the symptoms of the person's craving for cold drinks, or feelings of restlessness and fearfulness.

  • Apis (honey bee)is a remedy for bee stings and other insect bites.
  • Arnica (leopard's bane)helps in providing a relief to bruises and soreness of muscles.
  • Arsenicum(arsenic) is the remedy that is required commonly by a person having his stomach upset or in other cases of vomiting diarrhea or food poisoning.
  • Belladona (deadly night shade) which is a remedy for people commonly suffering from sore throats, coughs,headaches,fevers or ear aches. The appearance of such a person may be restless,flushed and hot.
  • Gelsemium (yellow jasmine) a remedy that gives a relief to flus head colds and headaches aggravated due to tensions.
  • Ipecacunha (ipecac root)a remedy that assists in stopping a bleeding nose or any other part of the body, as well as to reduce nausea.
  • Ledum (marsh tea) another common remedy to cure punctured wounds, stings, bites, eye injuries and ankle sprains.
  • Nux vomica (poison nut) a remedy to get rid of hangover.
  • Ruta (rue) If the use or Arnica does not cure your bruises,this is an optional remedy also used for the healing of sprains and sore bones.

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