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How To Cure Constipation

Monday, August 9th, 2010

constipation.jpgCauses of constipationThe prime most reason for constipation is not having a healthy lifestyle.eg. Lack of exercise, not having enough of liquids and fiber in diet. Other reasons are medications, irritable bowel syndrome, and phases of life like pregnancy, old age, travel, ignoring bowel urges, paralysis, problems in large intestines and rectum and abuse of laxatives.Homeopathic Treatment For ConstipationHomoeopathic medicines Nux Vomica, Bryonia, Alumina and Alumen ? are very helpful in the treatment of constipation, Nux Vomica is indicated in cases where ineffectualness is the key symptom. The patient feels unsatisfied after passing stool and has to defecate two-three times before he feels contented.Bryonia is generally a medicine for those who suffer from dry large hard stool, which causes a lot of discomfort while passing. Alumina is very important for constipation in children and infants who have to strain hard even for soft stool and may have to remain without passing stool for days together. Alumen (made from common potash) is often indicated for the most severe form of this problem where patient can go even a week without passing stool.Calcarea carbonica: People who need this remedy often feel more stable when constipated, and experience discomfort and fatigue when the bowels have moved. Large stools are hard at first, then sticky, then liquid. The person may feel chilly and sluggish, have clammy hands and feet, crave sweets, and feel weak and anxious when ill or overworked.Causticum: This remedy may be helpful when stool is difficult to pass, with lots of painful straining. The person’s face may turn red from effort, and more success may come from standing up. When it finally emerges, the stool will be narrow and full of mucus.