TOP HOMOEOPATHIC REMEDIES FOR SINUSITIS
Sinusitis is inflammation of the sinuses. It occurs as the result of an infection from a virus, bacteria, or fungus.
The sinuses are air-filled spaces in the skull. They are located behind the forehead, nasal bones, cheeks, and eyes. Healthy sinuses contain no bacteria or other germs. Most of the time, mucus is able to drain out and air is able to flow through the sinuses.
When the sinus openings become blocked or too much mucus builds up, bacteria and other germs can grow more easily.Sinusitis can occur from one of these conditions:.Small hairs (cilia) in the sinuses fail to properly to move mucus out. This may be due to some medical conditions..Colds and allergies may cause too much mucus to be made or block the opening of the sinuses.A deviated nasal septum, nasal bone spur, or nasal polyps may block the opening of the sinuses.
There are two types of sinusitis:--Acute sinusitis is when symptoms are present for 4 weeks or less. It is caused by bacteria growing in the sinuses.-Chronic sinusitis is when swelling and inflammation of the sinuses are present for longer than 3 months. It may be caused by bacteria or a fungus.
Symptoms--Bad breath or loss of smell.Cough, often worse at night. Fatigue and general feeling of being ill. Fever. Headache. Pressure-like pain, pain behind the eyes, toothache, or tenderness of the face. Nasal stuffiness and discharge.Sore throat and postnasal drip
TOP HOMOEOPATHIC REMEDIES
KALIBICHROMICUM 30—Aching and fullness between eyebrows in the forehead. Semilateral headache in small spots.Thick, ropy, sticky, greenish yellow discharge. Nostrils blocked
KALI IODIDE 30- Profuse hot watery, acrid nasal discharge. Pain in the affected frontal sinus and often facial pain on the same side
PULSATILLA 30- —Chronic cold with loss of smell.Sinus with frontal tenderness, which is sensitive to touch.Yellow green discharge. Better in cool open air
HYDRASTIS CAN 30—Sinusitis after cold. Dull, pressing pain in the forehead on the affected side. The scalp and neck muscles are painful. Thick tenacious discharge in back of throat
SANGUINARIA CAN. 30—Pain in the right eyebrow.Profuse offensive yellowish discharge