Aconite - Treatment of Panic Attacks

Aconite - Treatment of Panic Attacks

The remedy comes into its own for the treatment of panic attacks with nervous excitability, restlessness and anguish. The fear is intense, it often starts after a frightful experience, eg. car accident in a tunnel, a strong fright, or being stuck in a lift or small place (agoraphobia). This brings about a panic stricken state which comes on suddenly and intensely as it violently sweeps through the mind and body. Aconite is often indicated in ailments arising from bad news; seeing death before your eyes; injury (eg. accident); and surgical procedures.

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Stramonium - Treatment of Fear, Anxiety and Childhood Acutes

Stramonium - Treatment of Fear, Anxiety and Childhood Acutes

Stramonium is an excellent remedy for a range of acute and chronic situations. It’s an effective remedy for PTSD, especially where death or the experience of a near death situation has been experienced, it is also a major remedy successfully used in the treatment of fear and anxiety.

Equally, Stramonium is also excellent remedy found in many common childhood acutes. The Stramonium picture produces sharp, intense and quite violent symptoms with characteristic night terrors, fear of the dark and impending danger, delirium and hallucinations, 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 - Treatment of Anxiety, Restlessness & Anguish

Arsencium Album - Treatment of Anxiety, Restlessness & Anguish

There are a range of anxiety remedies in homeopathy and Arsenicum Album is one of the best known. The Arsenicum picture covers a broad range of symptoms but what characterises it apart from other anxiety remedies is anxiety of health, numerous fears, restlessness, irritability and a strong dependency on other people.

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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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