Homoeopathic Medicines for Babies
Homoeopathy is known to be the Western Vedic medicine. It is logical, quick, safe and the most effective method of treatment. It offers permanent cure as it treats the disease from its roots. Homoeopathy treats the patient as a whole. It is not the medicine which treats superficially but it has a very long lasting effect on the person as it strengthen the immunity of the person. Also, it helps to maintain the peace of mind. No doubt, Homoeopathy is the bright future of medical world.
Why homoeopathy should be the choice of treatment for babies and children?
The most delicate stage of life is when we are children or infants. At this time one can’t be harsh with them in any sense. They are handled with extra care. Likewise their medicine should also be extra caring and should be able to handle their delicacy. For their better immunity and healthy life, homoeopathy is the only guard for them. It is known to be the most comfortable mode of treatment not only for children but for every person of all age groups. Hence, homoeopathy is the best effective treatment for babies and children.
How homoeopathic medicines are ideal for babies and children?
Unlike other medicines like antibiotics, homoeopathy do not have any side effects. It doesn’t lower the body resistance nor does it affect digestion. They even do not cause any skin allergies nor cause any damage if used for a long period of time. Homeopathic medicines are sweet in taste. So, children love the sweet pills and they easily ingest them without any trouble. These pills can also be put on the tongue of a small baby and it will do wonders without causing any problem to the baby. So, homeopathy is very child friendly in all ways.
Besides, homoeopathy is also helpful in behavioral issues with children of any age. The problems like irritability, obstinacy, bed wetting, thumb sucking, etc. It has a very good scope in treating mentally and physically challenged children.
Some basic first aid of homoeopathy which one can use at home for their child:
These are those medicines which one can use for their child at home instantly. It is like a first aid of homoeopathy. But these medicines are used according to the mentioned symptoms only. One can also use these medicines without consulting the doctor on a condition that they should be given according to the mentioned signs and symptoms.
Aconite: It is a remedy for any sudden onset of illness, sudden shock or fear. For e.g. sudden epileptic attack without any prior history of epilepsy.
Arnica: It is the pain killer of homoeopathy. It is the remedy for any kind of blunt injuries like fall, when skin becomes black or blue. It is used as a first aid after an injury.
Ledum: It an anti-septic homoeopathic medicine. In case of injuries from sharp objects, bee stings, rat bites, etc. It is best to be used after such episodes.
Calendula: It the homeopathic anti-septic which is used externally for applying at the affected part. It is an anti-septic for scraps, abrasions, open wounds, lacerations. It fasten the healing of affected tissue.
Cantharides: It is used externally for all kind of burns. It is applied on the burnt part. It prevents the formation of vesicles and burnt marks. It reduces the pain and heal the tissue rapidly. It should be applied just after the burn on the affected part.
Other Homoeopathic remedies:
The medicines which are given according to the individualistic illnesses of a child should only be given by strictly consulting the doctor. Some of these medicines are mentioned below:
Chamomilla: It is the best suited medicine for peevish, irritable, stubborn. Diarrhoea during dentition. Feels better only when carried. Effective at the time of teething and earaches.
Calcarea carb: Children who catches cold easily. Disagrees milk. Babies who are fat and perspires a lot. Have craving for indigestible things like chalk, pencil, etc.
Baryta carb: Child who is slow in learning. Dwarfish mentally and physically with delayed milestones.
Aethusa: Child unable to digest milk. Child is restless and anxious. Useful in cholera infantum.
Belladonna: It is a great remedy for childhood fevers. Useful in sun stroke and earaches.
Likewise there are innumerable remedies which are very effective and serves the best to annihilate the illness. Not only the annihilation but homeopathic remedy can be used as a preventive medicine too which helps to prevent the major illnesses and make the immunity stronger.
So, to maintain the extra care of your child, choose the extra caring medicine for your child that is none other than homoeopathic medicine.