Homeopathy Sore Throat Treatments
Homeopathy sore throat treatments and remedies are legally recognized as “over-the-counter drugs,” that is, drugs that do not require a doctor’s prescription due to their widely recognized safety.
When determining the dose and potency, it is best to get a homeopathic guidebook and learn how homeopathic sore throat remedies will best match up with your symptoms.
H o m e o pa t h y S o r e T h r o a t R e m e d i e s
There are well-known symptoms when it comes to the common sore throat. Using homeopathic medicines for remedies is most effective when they are prescribed for the “unique sore throat syndrome” or symptoms a person has.
For homeopathy sore throat treatments here are the top three sore throat symptoms and the most popular homeopathic medicines.
APIS: Red, inflamed throat with swollen tonsils, which is aggravated by warm drinks or food and relieved by cold drinks or sucking on an ice-cube. This remedy should be considered when the throat hurts even when not swallowing.
– Throat not only looks red, it looks shiny.
– There is dryness in the throat with a burning, stinging pain.
– Constrictive feeling in the throat.
– Inner and outer throat is swollen, and the uvula which hangs from the upper throat is also swollen.
– May have a sensation of a fish bone caught in the throat and may have difficulty swallowing.
– May experience hoarseness in the mornings and cannot stand to have anything around their neck.
MERCURIUS: For colds that settle in their throat. They have a constant desire to swallow and much pain when they do so. There can be a choking sensation on swallowing. There is much redness and swelling in the throat along with a raw burning pain.
– Throat is dry despite much salivation in their mouth.
– There be so much salivation that they need to swallow frequently, and they may wet their pillow with saliva.
– There may be swollen tonsils and lymph glands, and their throat pain extends to the ear…OUCH!
– Throat can be ulcerated and tends to be worse on the right side. Another characteristic symptom is their noticeably bad breath…YUCK!
When these symptoms along with a left-sided sore throat, give Mercurius iodatus ruber; when this is a right-sided sore throat, give Mercurius iodatus flavus.
BELLADONNA: This medicine is the most common remedy for acute tonsilitis. It is also commonly given at the early stages of other types of sore throat. The tonsils are noticeably red, usually scarlet red.
– Burning pains and a constant desire to swallow, despite it hurts to do so.
– There is a constricting feeling in the throat, which causes difficulty even swallowing water.
– Tendency to desire lemons or lemonade.
– Tickling in the larynx. If there is a fever, it will usually be high.
– Head is hot, though their extremities are cold.
Homeopathy Sore Throat Medicines
All homeopathic medicines are listed by their Latin names in order for manufacturers and users to be as precise as possible on the original source of the medicine. Most well know healthy stores and pharmacies will carry over the counter homeopathy sore throat meds.
Because of the need for this degree of precision, the more knowledge the user has on how to select the individually determined medicine, the better the results with homeopathy sore throat treatments, remedies and medicines.