Homeopathic Treatment For Dry Cough

Homeopathic medicines are often effective in treating the acute symptoms of coughs, though professional constitutional care is usually necessary to achieve a deeper level of cure of chronic respiratory problems.

There are many homeopathic remedies that can prevent and treat whooping cough symptoms. The best remedy for you or your child should be chosen by an experienced homeopath based on individual symptoms.

Homeopathic Medicines :

Drosera Rotundifolia

Drosera will provide relief for many cases of whooping cough if these symptoms are present:The patient has a loud, barking, frequent, spasmodic cough preventing him from catching his breath; Whooping cough symptoms are worse in the evening and night and often begin the minute the person’s head touches the pillow on lying down; There may be sharp pains in the chest, tickling in the throat episodes, and excessive sweating during the night.

Belladonna

When cough symptoms appear suddenly and the child has a dry cough with laryngitis, consider this remedy. These children are restless, drowsy, and have wild dreams. Their symptoms are worse at night.

Curpum Metallicum

Cuprum is a whooping cough remedy indicated when the coughing is accompanied by convulsions. There are muscle spasms, clenched fists and cramping accompanying an attack. Coughing is excessively violent and may threaten suffocation. There may be rattling in the chest and the child may cough up tough, gelatinous mucous. The lips and face turn blue. A drink of cold water provides temporary relief.

Ferrum phos

Children who will benefit from this remedy do not get symptoms that arise suddenly, nor are the symptoms very intense. These children may, however, be anemic and become ill after being exposed to cold. The cough becomes worse from cold air, in early morning, and after eating. It is a dry hacking cough, and the expectoration may have some blood in it. The children may experience a stitching pain on inspiration and during a cough. They usually have a poor appetite with an aversion to meat and milk and a desire for sour foods. Hoarseness may accompany the cough.



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