Homeopathic Remedies A to Z We suggest seeking guidance from some of the excellent reference books and websites that are generally available if you wish to know more about homeopathy. To assist in accessing those resources a brief description of UK homeopathic practitioners common uses of traditional homeopathic remedies based on Traditional Use Only for a number of the milder conditions is provided below. Additionally we recommend contacting NHS24 or your Doctor before proceeding on a course of self-treatment to ensure this is suitable for your circumstances.
Traditional Use by Homeopaths in UK based on Traditional Use Only
Aconite (pronounced Ackonite)
Symptoms are sudden, violent brief - anxiety, fear, restlessness, grief - high temperature with great thirst - Insomnia
Insect stings. Burning, stinging pains. Swelling of lower eyelids. Absence of thirst
Colic. Headache. Dizziness
Use after any injury. Bruises. Sprains. Physical exhaustion. Insomnia due to over tiredness. Muscles ache all over
Arnica is also a very popular herbal remedy.
Upset stomach. Vomiting. Diarrhoea (as from food poisoning). Cramps in calves.
Caution: Homeopathic remedies are often used as self-help for simple conditions, however for more serious complaints, or for young children under 2 or other similar situations, a professional homeopath or your doctor should be consulted before using homeopathic medicines.