Homeopathy is a safe, effective, inexpensive, and complete system of
medicine that is suitable for just about anyone – infants, children, teens,
adults and seniors alike. Using a variety if diluted substances from
minerals, plants, and animals a qualified homeopath can treat many acute and
chronic health concerns.
Even the novice user can learn to use homeopathy at home as a first aid
tool, and to treat common complaints, such as uncomplicated colds and flus,
aches and pains, fevers, rashes, bumps and bruises.
Homeopathy works by introducing a false set of symptoms that closely match
the symptoms already present. In this way, it might be compared to a
For example, someone with red, water eyes, runny nose, and stuffy sinus
might choose to take Allium Cepa (red onion) which as we all know can cause
those same symptoms to appear when you cut into one.
For more complicated and chronic issues, a qualified homeopath will take an
indepth case that includes all of your symptoms when they occur – taking
into account all your likes and dislikes, lifestyle choices, mental and
emotional state, and more. Case taking can last often a few hours.
After analyzing your case they will choose a remedy that best fits your
symptom picture. With over 3000 remedies to choose from, this can be a
Classical homeopathy is homeopathy at its simplest. Only one dose of a
single remedy is given at a time. Symptoms are monitored over the next
several weeks and the prescribing homeopath will determine from what changes
may or may not take place whether the remedy is to be repeated or possibly
Homeopathy does not replace your medications and your practitioner should
not suggest you discontinue any prescriptions. Homeopathy works well along
side any medication and will not interfere with the effectiveness of any
supplements, herbs or drugs.
Non-toxic and gentle, homeopathy offers healing without side effects.
How to Take Homeopathics
Remedies should be taken away from meals and not before or after brushing
your teeth with mint or strong tasting toothpaste. It is thought that some
remedies may be affected by strong odors, so these practices are recommended
as a precaution as a remedy’s effectiveness may be reduced or antidoted.
Your homeopath will tell you if there are any particular substances you need
to avoid with the remedy thy have prescribed, as this can very from remedy
If pellets or globules are taken, they should be allowed to dissolve in the
mouth under the tongue. Liquids should be mixed with saliva in the mouth and
held for 10-15 seconds before swallowing. Some quick dissolve tablets are
available for infants, otherwise for babies globules can be dissolved in
water and then administered by a dropper or by spoon.