HOMOEOPATHIC REMEDIES FOR EPILEPSY
Epilepsy is a brain disorder that causes people to have recurring . The seizures happen when clusters of nerve cells, or neurons, in the brain send out the wrong signals. People may have strange sensations and emotions or behave strangely. They may have violent muscle spasms or lose consciousness.
Epilepsy has many possible causes, including illness, brain injury, and abnormal brain development. In many cases, the cause is unknown.
Epilepsy can be effectively cured with the Homeopathic mode of treatment. The Homeopathic treatment for epilepsy is very beneficial for the treatment of acute fits as well as in eliminating the tendency to have seizures. The complete case history of the patient needs to be taken to select the appropriate Homeopathic medicine. An enquiry is to be made regarding the type of seizure, aura, triggering factors, finding other causes and individual dominant symptoms in each and every case. The results of the Homeopathic treatment vary in every case depending upon the duration and type of seizure.
AGARICUS MUS 1000—Fits after every seven days. Before an attack patient is talkative and yawns
CICUTA VIROSA 200—CM-Homeopathic remedy Cicuta is one of the best cures for Epilepsy where the attacks of convulsion are marked by a violent, distorted body shape. The distortions are most frightful. There is present a marked Opisthotonus — which refers to the condition where the spine bends backward with the head and heels touching the ground. The person is totally unconscious. The face may be blue and the jaw appears locked. Cicuta is also one of the best remedies for epilepsy following head injury. Cicuta can be used for convulsions occuring in children during dentition , in women during and after delivery and also for convulsions due to worms. But the condition to be fulfilled for using this Homeopathic remedy in these situations is the presence of violent body distortions. The triggering factors for using Homeopathic medicine Cicuta are touch and noise. An auditory aura may show its presence.
ARTEMESIA VULGARIS 3X---Artemisia Vulgaris is the best natural Homeopathic medicine to tackle cases of Petit Mal Epilepsy. This Homeopathic remedy is of great help for children with Petit Mal seizures. The main symptom is frequent brief episodes of seizures in a short time period. The triggering factor for the seizure is strong emotions, including fear. Any subjective feeling predictive of the onset of a seizure prior to an attack is absent (absence of aura).
STRAMONIUM 200—CM--tramonium is the most suitable natural Homeopathic medicine where the convulsion arises after exposure to bright light or shining objects. The consciousness is preserved and jerking of muscles of upper body part is experienced by the patient.
CUPRUM MET 200—CM--Cuprum Met is the top Homeopathic cure when the seizure attack is preceded by an aura in the knee. The symptoms marked during the attack are clonic spasm that usually begins in finger or toes and soon covers the entire body. Jerking of muscles is also noticed. The triggering factors for the attack include fright and anger. In females, Homeopathic medicine Cuprum Met is used for treatment of convulsion during pregnancy, after delivery and around the menstrual period
BUFO RANA 30- --Bufo Rana is a natural Homeopathic medicine of great help in providing cure for Epilepsy seizures where the attacks are present during sleep. The aura is felt in genital area. It also works well for females who have attacks of seizures during menses.
HYOSCYAMUS 200—CM-The best natural Homeopathic medicine when deep sleep follows an epileptic fit is Hyoscyamus. The other symptoms include picking at bed clothes and playing with hands and muscular twitching.
HYDRO CYANIC ACID 200—It is considered as a specific for epilepsy
PASSIFLORA Q AND OENANTHE Q- 5 drops of Qenanthe Q or 100 drops of Passiflora Q in half a cup of cold water , given at bed time usually prevents the nocturnal attack of epilepsy
AMYLENUM NIT. Q—It temporaily relieves epileptic convulsions . A few drops on cotton kept near the nostrils of the patient to inhale, will give immediate relief