Briefly, homeopathy is a gentle, effective and scientific system of medicine which assists the natural instinct of the body to heal itself.
According to homeopathy, all symptoms of ill health are expressions of disharmony within the whole person. So, this alternative medicine branch works by addressing a patients inner “dis ease” so that health and vitality can manifest throughout the whole being – literally from inside out.
Homeopathic remedies are highly diluted quantities of substances derived from a variety of plants, animals or minerals. They are prescribed specifically considering the individual set of symptoms to suit the patient’s needs.
Homeopathy is a gentle, safe, and yet dynamic therapy which is effective and easy to administer.
Homeopathic medicines are given in either sucrose pills or in liquid form. Also there are trituration and mother tinctures which are given for particular disease if required.
Yes, homeopathic medicines can also be prescribed while you are taking conventional medication. You may after a point feel like decreasing your drug intake as your body starts returning to health. However, we do not advise to stop taking any prescribed medicine. Always seek the guidance of your GP or qualified specialist practitioner first.
This really depends on each individual and their presenting condition. While for some patients the initial problem may be resolved with the first consultation itself, others may need several consultations and prescriptions to ensure that they are fully supported towards the better health.