HOMOEOPATHIC REMEDIES FOR ENLARGED ADENOIDS
The adenoids are lymph tissue that sits in your upper airway between your nose and the back of your throat. They are similar to the tonsils.Enlarged adenoids means this tissue is swollen.
Causes--Enlarged adenoids may be normal. They may grow bigger when the baby grows in the womb. The adenoids help the body prevent or fight infections by removing bacteria and germs.
Infections can cause the adenoids to become swollen. The adenoids may stay enlarged even when you are not sick.
Symptoms- Children with enlarged adenoids often breathe through the mouth because the nose is blocked. Mouth breathing occurs mostly at night, but may be present during the day.
Mouth breathing may lead to the following symptoms:-Bad breath, Cracked lips, Dry mouth, Persistent runny nose and nasal congestion
Enlarged adenoids may also cause sleep problems. A child may-Be restless while sleeping Snore a lot, Have episodes of not breathing during sleep , Children with enlarged adenoids may also have more frequent ear infections
AGRAPHIS NUTANS 3X—An excellent remedy for adenoids. Obstruction of the nostrils. Child breathe through the mouth . Enlarged tonsils. Much clear mucus discharge
BARYTA CARB 200- Children with recurring attacks of tonsillitis
CALCAREA CARB 200- Fat and flabby children.Head perspires at night. Cold clammy feet. Takes cold at every change of weather
HYDRASTIS CANADENSIS 30—Specific remedy for adenoids. Yellow tenacious mucus . Coryza with blockage. Lymphoid hypertrophy
KALI BICHROMICUM 30—Thick, ropy, greenish , yellow discharge from nose. Coryza with blockage of nose. Pseudomembraneous deposite on tonsils and soft palate. Fetid smell
MERC IODIDE 30—Specific remedy for all cases of adenoids
BROMINE 3X- For sequelae of surgical removal of adenoids
BRAIN 3X—An excellent remedy for sequel of surgical removal of adenoids
CISTUS CANADENSIS 30- Sensation of heat and dryness in the throat. Head drawn to one side by swelling in neck. Drinks water frequently. Feels better after eating