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Hydrastis Canadensis – Homeopathic Medicine – Indications for its use

Homeopathic medicine Hydrastis Canadensis (Hydrastis) is prepared from fresh roots of plant named golden seal/orange root belonging to family Ranunculaceae.The main action of homeopathic medicine Hydrastis is seen on mucous membranes where it produces stringy, tenacious, ropy secretions.The mucous membranes affected are of throat, nose, stomach, vagina. It is also a high-grade remedy for cancerous conditions of stomach, liver, skin, cervix, uterus to reduce the pains but must be taken only after homeopathic physician’s advice. Following are the clinical indications for using homeopathic medicine Hydrastis.

Clinical Indications for the use of Hydrastis Canadensis

It is indicated in Posterior nasal drip, Eustachian tube catarrh (excessive discharge or build-up of mucus in the nose or throat, associated with inflammation of the mucous membrane), Sinusitis, Pharyngitis, Constipation, Leucorrhoea, Rectal fistula, Prolapse of the rectum, Gastric ulcers.

Clinical Details for the use of Homeopathic medicine Hydrastis

1.Posterior nasal drip: Thick, tenacious from posterior nares to the throat. It si very effective in chronic cases of posterior nasal discharge

2.Eustachian tube catarrh: Eustachian tube catarrh with deafness.

3.Sinusitis: Frontal sinusitis with dull frontal headache; Sinusitis with thick, viscid nasal discharges.

4.Pharyngitis: Follicular pharyngitis with hawking of yellow, viscid mucus.

5.Constipation: Constipation with fissure anus/ prolapse of rectum/headache.

6.Leucorrhoea: Vaginal discharges of acid, tenacious, corroding nature.

7.Rectal fistula: Fistula of rectum associated with rectum prolapse/ constipation.

8.Prolapse of the rectum: Rectal prolapse with chronic constipation.

9.Gastric ulcers: Gastric ulcers with a sore feeling in stomach, weak digestion, and dyspepsia.


Dose: Homeopathic medicine Hydrastis is recommended in 30C potency. It can be repeated depending on the severity of symptoms.

Caution: Homeopathic medicine Hydrastis must be taken after consulting homeopathic physician and self-medication be avoided.

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Homeopathic Medicines for Knee Bursitis

Bursa is a bag-like cavity around a joint containing fluid (synovial fluid) that serves to reduce the friction between the bone and the surrounding structures, including tendons, ligaments, and muscles. The inflammation of this bursa around the knee joint is referred to as Knee Bursitis. The main bursa of the knee that is mainly involved in inflammation is prepatellar bursa in front of the knee. The main cause of Knee Bursitis is trauma from a fall or a blow on the knee. The trauma may be a single episode or it may be repeated falls as with athletes. Another key factor leading to Knee Bursitis is kneeling in excess. Bursitis due to kneeling is found mostly among people whose occupation demands excessive kneeling, like housemaids and coal miners. Several names have been given to Knee Bursitis depending upon the occupational background of the person that may have resulted in Knee Bursitis. For example, in case of housemaids working for long hours in kneeling, squatting position, Knee Bursitis will be called Housemaid’s Knee and in coal miners,  this condition will be named Coal Miner’s Knee. The symptoms arising from Knee Bursitis are mainly redness and swelling over the knee joint along with pain, warm sensation, and tenderness. Homeopathic remedies are of great help in the treatment of Knee Bursitis. The Homeopathic remedies for Knee Bursitis are made of natural substances and are completely safe with no side effects.The Homeopathic treatment for Knee Bursitis can provide complete recovery from Knee Bursitis.

Homeopathic Treatment for Knee Bursitis

Knee Bursitis can be treated very effectively with natural Homeopathic medicines. The most suitable Homeopathic medicine is picked from a wide range of remedies depending upon the characteristic symptoms narrated by the patient. When the carefully selected Homeopathic medicine is taken, pain, tenderness and swelling begin to fade, followed by complete recovery from Knee Bursitis.

Top Homeopathic Remedies for Knee Bursitis

Arnica: Best Homeopathic remedy for Knee Bursitis due to trauma, fallor knee blow

Arnica is the best natural Homeopathic remedy for Knee Bursitis when trauma, falls and blow on knee (as with blunt instrument, ball, etc) have led to inflammation of knee bursa. Arnica is a very beneficial Homeopathic medicine in both cases of Knee Bursitis caused either by a single trauma episode or repeated trauma over knee bursa. There are various symptoms that guide towards using Arnica for Bursitis. These are marked swelling and pain in knee. The pain in most cases gets worse from slightly touching the knee. The patient also fears being approached by other persons as the slightest touch of the knee increases the pain. The knee is also very sore and a few persons may also experience a feeling of soreness and bruised sensation as if someone has beaten them up on the knee. Arnica is also the best Homeopathic remedy in cases of Knee Bursitis where the pain and swelling increase after over-exerting.

Sticta: Top Homeopathic remedy for Housemaid’s Knee

For treating cases of Housemaid’s Knee, the best natural Homeopathic medicine is Sticta. It is the ideal remedy when there is intense inflammation and redness over the knee joint. Marked heat also shows its presence along with redness. The pain felt is excruciating and shooting in nature. The pain is not located just over the knee but the whole surrounding area of knee hurts and is inflamed. Homeopathic medicine Sticta always brings about excellent recovery in persons suffering from Housemaid’s Knee. All the symptoms like swelling, redness and pain are well controlled in a very little period.

Apis Mellifica: Homeopathic medicine for Knee Bursitis with stinging and burning pains

Apis Mellifica is a wonderful natural Homeopathic remedy for stinging and burning type of pain in Knee Bursitis. Majority of persons needing Apis Mellifica feel increased pain from warmth. Touch and pressure are other factors that worsen the pain in knee. Another marked feature along with pain is shining swelling over the knee. The pain and swelling may appear over one or both knees or it may shift from one knee to another.

Bryonia Alba and Rhus Tox: Top Homeopathic remedies for Knee Bursitis

Both Bryonia Alba and Rhus Tox are natural Homeopathic remedies of great help for the treatment of Knee Bursitis. Both can help in reducing the inflammation and relieving the symptoms of Knee Bursitis. Which of these two remedies is best for you depends on the unique individual symptoms. Bryonia Alba is the best Homeopathic remedy when the pain over knee gets worse on movement while rest seems to provide relief to the patient. For Rhus Tox to be prescribed, the symptom is knee pain getting worse by rest and walking providing relief. Both these Homeopathic medicines also help in reducing swelling, pain, heat, tenderness and stiffness of knee. Rhus Tox is also a very beneficial Homeopathic remedy for Knee Bursitis because of over-straining of knee.

Kali Lod: Homeopathic treatment for Knee Bursitis with aggravation at night

Natural Homeopathic medicine Kali Lod can help in all those cases of Knee Bursitis where the symptoms are felt mostly at night. The pain is most of the times tearing in nature and the skin of knee shows a marked swelling and inflammation with effusion. Motion brings relief from the pain.

Ruta: Homeopathic medicine for Knee Bursitis when bending or kneeling worsens the pain

Natural Homeopathic remedy Ruta is an excellent cure for Bursitis when kneeling and bending the knee worsen the pain. Ruta brings about complete recovery in such cases. Homeopathic remedy Ruta has a marked action on tendons and ligaments apart from bursa. So, in Knee Bursitis cases, Ruta helps in reducing pain as well as recovery from the wear and tear that has occurred in ligaments and tendons.

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Homeopathic Medicines for Scars Caused by acne

Getting pimples or Acne is irritating and embarrasing enough for young people, but the thought of scars being left behind by Acne can lead to sleepless nights. Acne is one of the most common skin diseases affecting young people of 12 to 18 years in the puberty and adolescent age. Acne is a result of inflammation of sebaceous glands present in the skin. It can appear in various forms on the skin like small red-coloured elevations (papules), eruptions containing pus (pustules), fluid containing deep sac like eruptions (cysts), or thick, hard eruptions (nodules). The most common sites of appearance of Acne are face, shoulders, chest and back. Acne mostly disappears on its own without leaving any mark behind. Small Acne or pimples do not lead to any scar formation. But the large-sized deep Acne like Cystic Acne and Nodular Acne leave rigid scar marks on the skin after their disappearance. Excessive pricking and scratching of Acne worsens the condition. The more the pricking of Acne, the higher are the chances of inflammation and infection and thus scar formation. In the beginning, scars appear to be red or pink in colour. Later on, the scar colour becomes purplish or deeply pigmented. The scar can present itself in various forms like small, deep holes in skin as if the skin is pierced by some sharp-pointed object(ice pick scars); or round, oval depressions in the skin(boxcar scars); or unevenly pitted scars giving the skin a wave-like appearance (rolling scars); or only as pigmented skin. Although not a serious health condition, Acne scars can be a cause of continuous feeling of low self-esteem and confidence levels and even embarrassment. Here’s where natural Homeopathic remedies for acne scars can be of great help. With no side effects, the natural Homeopathic treatment for acne scars can effectively and gently cure these scars.


Homeopathy has a wide range of natural medicines to deal with the problem of Acne scars. The natural Homeopathic remedies, which are completely safe, are prescribed taking into view the mental and physical makeup or constitution of the patient along with the skin symptoms. Acne scars can be treated in the most gentle and mild manner with the help of natural Homeopathic remedies.


Berberis Aquifolium: Best natural Homeopathic remedy for pigmented Acne scars

Homeopathic medicine Berberis Aquifolium is a wonderful natural remedy for acne scars and is of great help in treating them completly. This natural Homeopathic remedy is mainly recommended for the treatment of pigmented Acne scars. Berberis Aquifolium acts by clearing the skin pores and toning up the skin. It decreases the pigmentation of scars and efficiently cleanses the complexion of the face. It can be used in 30 potency internally and as a tincture externally for best results.

Psorinum: Natural Homeopathic Medicine for Acne scars on dirty face

Natural Homeopathic remedy Psorinum is of great help for treatment of Acne scars of face where the face looks very dirty as if it has never been washed. The patients requiring this natural Homeopathic medicine have a very oily skin due to highly active sebaceous glands. The Acne scars that have been worsened by external application of skin ointments can also be cured by Psorinum. Another marked symptom along with the scars that guides towards this natural Homeopathic treatment is that the patient feels extremely chilly even in summers and wants to be totally covered up. In patients who experience worsening of Acne by taking excessive coffee, fats and sugar,natural Homeopathic medicine Psorinum can be very beneficial.

Kali Bromatum: Natural Homeopathic remedy for Pustular Acne scars

Kali Bromatum is a natural Homeopathic medicine of great help for the treatment of Acne scars and is mainly prescribed where indurated or Pustular Acne has left the scars. Pustules are inflammatory lesions and become nodules when left untreated. The Acne scars on the face, chest and shoulders can be wonderfully treated with this natural Homeopathic remedy.

Mercurius Solubilis: Top Homeopathic remedy for Acne scars accompanied by profuse perspiration

Mercurius Solubilis is among the best natural Homeopathic medicines for reatment of Acne scars and is mainly given to patients who perspireprofusely and the perspiration is very offensive. The patients requiring this natural Homeopathic remedy have an unusually excessive thirst with moist mouth and a lot of salivation from mouth. If the face of the patient ofAcne scars appears pale and unhealthy or dirty, Mercurius Solubilis is the ideal natural Homeopathic remedy.

Silicea: Natural Homeopathic treatment for Acne scars with pits of varying sizes

Silicea is the natural Homeopathic cure forAcne scars which are a result of deep-rooted Pustular Acne and where the skin of the face shows pits of varying sizes and the scars give a sensation of pain. The patients for whom Silicea can be of great help usually feel very cold and also have an offensive foot sweat. This natural Homeopathic medicine is beneficial for patients of Acne scars who are very obstinate and headstrong mentally.

Belladona: Natural Homeopathic medicine for red-coloured Acne scars

Belladona offers the natural Homeopathic treatment for patients with red-coloured scars due to Acne. This natural Homeopathic medicine is beneficial for patients whose face is dry, hot and gives a shining and flushed appearance.

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Effective Homeopathic Medicines for Bacterial Infections

Bacterial infections can occur anywhere in the body and make you ill. Bacteria are living things with only one cell and most are helpful, except the infectious bacteria. They reproduce quickly in the body. Homeopathic medicines are of great help in dealing with bacterial infections. Made of natural substances and completely safe with no side effects at all.

Homeopathic remedies for bacterial infections affecting gastro-intestinal tract

The various diseases that may arise in the gastro-intestinal tract because of bacterial infections are cholera, dysentery, food poisoning and peptic ulcer.

Homeopathic medicines for cholera infection

The bacteria that leads to cholera infection is Vibrio Cholerae. The symptoms include diarrhoea (rice watery stool), vomiting and rapid dehydration. The natural Homeopathic medicines that are very beneficial in treating cholera are Camphor, Veratrum Album and Cuprum Metallicum. Camphor is the top natural Homeopathic remedy when extreme coldness accompanies diarrhoea and vomiting. The whole body feels cold to touch. The stool is not so copious but exhaustion and coldness manifest themselves to the utmost degree. Veratrum Album is the ideal Homeopathic medicine when the diarrhoea is very copious with excessive vomiting. Along with profuse diarrhoea, the patient faces a collapse condition. The face is blue or pale with sunken eyes and icy coldness. So, while scanty stool with exhaustion and coldness points towards the use of Camphor, copious stool with coldness and exhaustion give an indication for selecting Veratrum Album. Homeopathic medicine Cuprum Metallicum is the best remedy when a patient has cramps in abdomen and legs along with diarrhoea and vomiting. Extreme nausea is also experienced.

Homeopathic remedies for treatment of dysentery

Dysentery is a condition where a person passes loose stool or poop containing blood and mucus. Abdominal pain and fever are also present. Tenesmus is a condition where a person does not get satisfaction from passing stool and feels a constant urge to pass stool. The bacterial agent behind dysentery is Shigella. The best natural Homeopathic medicines for dysentery are Merc Sol, Aloes and Nux Vomica. Homeopathic medicine Merc Sol is the top remedy for treating dysentery with blood in stool in excess. Bleeding is accompanied by colic and tenesmus. Natural Homeopathic medicine Aloes is the ideal remedy when mucus in excess is present in stool. The stool is watery and is accompanied by colicky pain in lower abdomen. Homeopathic medicine Nux Vomica is the best remedy when the person has abdomen pain that is slightly relieved after stool. The desire to pass stool is almost constant. The stool remains unsatisfactory.

Arsenic Album: best Homeopathic remedy for food poisoning

The bacteria that lead to food poisoning are Campylobacter, Clostridium, E.Coli and Salmonella. Food poisoning leads to gastroenteritis. The symptoms include diarrhoea and vomiting. Pain in abdomen, fever and nausea are the other symptoms. The best natural Homeopathic medicines for treatment of food poisoning are selected after taking note of the particular symptoms in each individual. Homeopathic medicine Arsenic Album is the best remedy for food poisoning cases with loose stool and vomiting. The vomiting and stool occur soon after eating or drinking anything. Fever with a thirst  for water are the usual accompaniments. Marked prostration due to loose stool is also covered under Arsenic Album. Homeopathic remedy Arsenic Album should be considered as the first line of treatment in every case of food poisoning.

Top Homeopathic medicines for treatment of peptic ulcer disease (gastric and duodenal ulcer)

The bacteria behind peptic ulcer is Helicobacter Pylori. The main complaint is pain in the abdomen that is mainly burning in nature and which gets worse on eating in case of gastric ulcer and is relieved by eating in duodenal ulcer cases. Vomiting, blood in stool or vomitus , bloated feeling, belching, weight loss, appetite loss are other common symptoms of peptic ulcer disease. The natural Homeopathic medicines that are of great help for treating peptic ulcer disease are Nux Vomica, Kali Bichromicum, Lycopodium and Phosphorus. Nux Vomica is the best Homeopathic remedy for pain in abdomen with pressure in stomach that worsens a few hours after eating. Intake of coffee, spices and alcoholic drinks may worsen the pain in persons needing Nux Vomica. Vomiting usually brings relief to the patient. Kali Bichromicum is the ideal Homeopathic remedy when pain and heaviness in stomach are felt soon after eating. Nausea and vomiting also occur. Lycopodium is the top Homeopathic medicine for a bloated abdomen with belching. Loss of appetite may also be felt for using Lycopodium. Phosphorus, meanwhile, is the most suitable Homeopathic remedy for bleeding in stool or vomitus in peptic ulcer cases. The stomach pain is also present and gets better by taking cold drinks.

Best Homeopathic Remedies For Bacterial infections affecting throat

The main offending bacterial agent behind throat infection is Streptococcus bacteria. It leads to a condition known as strep throat. Mainly the throat, including tonsils and uvula, get inflamed with pain in throat. The pain gets worse on swallowing  anything. The fever is always present. Pus may also get formed in tonsils represented by the presence of white or yellow spots on tonsils. The natural Homeopathic medicines of great help for dealing with bacterial throat infections are Belladona, Hepar Sulph, Merc Iod Flavus and Merc Iod Ruber. Belladona is the most frequently used Homeopathic medicine for throat infections. Belladona can be used in all those cases where the throat is markedly inflammed like in tonsils. The patient feels a severe pain in throat along with high fever. The pain gets worse by swallowing anything. Hepar Sulph is the ideal Homeopathic medicine for pus formation in tonsils. The pain in throat may extend to ears. Chill with fever may also be complained of by the person needing Hepar Sulph. Homeopathic medicines Merc Iod Flavus and Merc Iod Ruber are very beneficial when the right and left side of throat are affected, respectively. The patient feels a lump sensation in throat with redness and pain on the affected side.

Homeopathic Treatment of Bacterial infections affecting skin

The main offending bacterial agent behind skin infection is Staphyloccus. It can cause a variety of skin conditions like boils, carbuncles and abscess. All these skin problems are marked by eruptions of varying sizes with collection of pus. Cellulitis is another common skin infection caused by bacteria marked by inflammation of skin and connective tissue.

Cellulitis: The best natural Homeopathic medicines to treat Cellulitis are Belladona, Silicea and Calendula. Belladona is used in the very first stage of Cellulitis when the skin is inflamed with much heat and redness. The accompanying symptoms are fever and pain. In the advanced case of eruptions with pus formation on skin, Homeopathic medicine Silicea is a very beneficial remedy. Silicea works well for treatment of pus containing eruptions with fever and chills. Calendula, on the other hand, is the best Homeopathic remedy for post-surgical cases of Cellulitis. In Cellulitis occurring subsequent to use of a surgeon’s knife, Calendula never fails to help a patient recover and it always shows its excellence.

Top Homeopathic medicines for eruptions on skin with pus formation due to bacterial infection

The top natural Homeopathic medicines for skin infections with pus formation are Myristica, Hepar Sulph and Anthracinum. Myrsitica is a Homeopathic medicine that is referred to as the best internal safe surgical instrument in the hands of a Homeopath to deal with pus containing skin eruptions. Myristica can be used for complete recovery in all cases of carbuncles, abscess or boils. It’s a Homeopathic medicine that effects the most speedy recovery. Homeopathic medicine Hepar Sulph, on the other hand, is of great help when chilliness with fever, extreme sensitiveness to touch the affected part and excessive offensive  perspiration accompany pus formation due to bacterial infections. Homeopathic medicine Anthracinum is very beneficial in highly advanced cases where extreme burning pains are predominant in boils or carbuncles. The pus discharge is also highly offensive.

Homeopathic remedies for bacterial infections of respiratory system

The main bacterial infection affecting the lungs is pneumonia. The symptoms of pneumonia include cough with mucus formation, and the mucus may be blood-stained. Chest pain and fever also mark an appearance along with cough. The best natural Homeopathic medicines for treating pneumonia are Bryonia, Antimonium Tart and Phosphorus. Bryonia can be used in all those cases of pneumonia where dry cough is present. The sputum if spitted out is rusty coloured. The patient also feels pain in chest on coughing. Antimonium Tart is the ideal Homeopathic remedy for cough with rattling of mucus in chest. The person coughs a lot but spitting out is very difficult. The other symptoms include chest pain and difficulty in breathing. Phosphorus is the top Homeopathic remedy for sharp stitching chest pains along with cough. The spit discharge can be purulent or bloody. There may be a desire for cold things like juices, ice creams and cold drinks.

Bacterial infections resulting in typhoid fever and septic fever

Top Homeopathic remedies for treatment of typhoid fever

The natural Homeopathic medicines that are very beneficial for treating typhoid fever are Baptisia, Arnica and Muriatic Acid. Baptisia can be used with good results for fever with highly offensive discharges, including urine, stool and perspiration. Homeopathic medicine Baptisia is also of great help in delirious stage of typhoid fever when sleep overpowers the person even when talking. Homeopathic medicine Arnica is the top remedy for typhoid cases with sore bruised pains all over the body. Muriatic Acid is the best Homeopathic remedy for involuntary stool along with fever. The patient may also complain of extreme sleepiness.

Pyrogenium: Best Homeopathic medicine for septic fever

Although septic fever cases can be treated with a variety of natural Homeopathic medicines, Pyrogenium tops the list. Pyrogenium can be used in all cases of septic fever with extreme chilliness and rapid pulse  rate. The fever usually runs very high. Severe body pains and offensive discharges are also felt.

Homeopathic medicines for bacterial infections affecting brain

The main bacterial infection affecting the brain is meningitis. The main symptoms are fever, pain in head and stiffness of neck. Other symptoms include nausea, vomiting and convulsions. The natural Homeopathic medicines that can help in meningitis are Helleborus, Belladona and Stramonium. Meningitis can be treated with Homeopathic medicines but since the condition is very serious and a critical one, a complete case history of the patient is taken before prescribing the best Homeopathic remedy.

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