Aconite

Aconite

Aconite Napellus is also known as Monkshood, Wolf’s Bane, Granny’s Nightcap and Iron Hat. In homeopathy it’s used for a range of acute ailments where symptoms are characteristically acute, sudden, violent, painful and accompanied by intense fear.

Aconite is an excellent remedy for the treatment of panic and terror attacks, where the condition is triggered by a sudden frightful experience. It is indicated in ailments arising shock, for example on hearing bad news, near death experiences, injury (eg. accident), and surgical procedures.

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Stramonium

Stramonium

Stramonium is a remedy successfully used in the treatment of fear, anxiety and panic disorders, as well as many childhood acute ailments. The Stramonium picture produces sharp, intense and even violent symptoms that include night terrors, fear of the dark, fear of danger, delirium and hallucinations. There is also violent thirst and dryness of the mouth, lips and throat. The face is bright red and the eyes are dilated and wild.

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Arsencium Album

Arsencium Album

Arsenicum is a homeopathic remedy that’s successfully used in the treatment of anxiety, restless and anguish. The remedy is characterised by anxiety, fear, restlessness, irritability and a dependency on other people. The central theme of Arsenicum is a feeling of being too weak to survive a world that’s chaotic and threatening place. Therefore, the Arsenicum type leans on others for support and over time becomes dependent and demanding.

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Finding the Right Remedy

Finding the Right Remedy

Homeopathic Materia Medica are filled with thousands of remedies and there are new remedies being discovered, documented and used in practice on a regular basis.  Each remedy is coded with hundreds and even thousands of different symptoms that uniquely identify it apart from one remedy picture to the next.  This unique information is what characterises a remedy in terms of using it in homeopathic practice.  And that is why it is so important to understand your experience of being unwell as an individual, so that a remedy which has the same sorts of coded characteristic symptoms can be matched to the way you experience being sick. 

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