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Homeopathic Medicines For Nerve Pain

Nerve pain can feel like an electric shock, or like a pinprick or even a burning sensation. Nerve pain is a symptom of various medical conditions. It can disturb and alter your life. The countless nerves are the body’s messaging system — conveying sensations like a pain to the brain. In the case of nerve pain, the messaging system gets disturbed because of damage to the nerve from a physical injury or a disease. It is thus not easy to recognise the cause of the nerve pain. The Homeopathic medicines for nerve pain are of great help in providing relief to the patient without any side effects as these are made of natural substances. These natural remedies are given after carefully noting down the symptoms, identifying the reasons for nerve pain and extricating from the root the underlying causes of nerve pain.   homeopathic medicines for nerve pain

Top Homeopathic Medicines for Nerve Pain

1. Magnesium Phos: For Severe Nerve Pain where Warm Applications Provide Relief

Magnesium Phos is the top natural medicine to treat nerve pains. It is very beneficial in cases of severe nerve pain where warm applications or pressure provide relief to the patient. The pains are excited or worsened by cold air exposure. The nerve pain can be of shooting, cutting or stitching type. The pain is almost unbearable.

2. Hypericum: For Nerve Pain with Tingling, Burning

Hypericum is a powerful natural medicine prescribed for treating nerve pains. This medicine is best for patients who complain of tingling and burning pains in nerves. Numbness accompanies the pain at times. For nerve pain after trauma or injury, Hypericum is the best remedy. Pain in the back after spinal injuries can be wonderfully treated with this medicine. Hypericum is also very effective in treating nerve pain in fingers and toes after injury by sharp instruments like nails and needles.

3. Kalmia: For Nerve Pains with Numbness

Natural Homeopathic medicine Kalmia is the top remedy when the nerve pains are accompanied by numbness. The pains are of a shooting nature. The unique feature of pains for using this Homeopathic remedy is that the nerve pains always shoot in the downward direction.

4. Aconitum Napellus: For Nerve Pain after Sudden Exposure to Cold

Aconitum Napellus is a very beneficial natural medicine for nerve pain after sudden exposure to cold winds. The patient becomes very restless due to severe nerve pains. There is marked physical and mental anxiety. An increased thirst for cold water is always felt.

5. Belladonna: For Sudden Nerve Pain Attack

Belladonna is a natural medicine that is of great help for treating nerve pain that appears suddenly in short attacks and disappears suddenly. The nerve pain is accompanied by marked redness and heat in the body. The pains get worse by touch or noise of any kind.

6. Chamomilla: For Unbearable Nerve Pain with Irritability

Chamomilla is another top natural medicine for nerve pain. This is very beneficial for patients in whom the nerve pains are unbearable and accompanied by irritability and violent anger.

Other Important Remedies

1. Magnesium Phos and Spigelia: For Nerve Pain in Face

Magnesia Phos is one of the best natural remedies for nerve pain in face mainly on the right side. This remedy is prescribed when the nerve pain in face gets better by warm applications or pressure. Spigelia is the medicine that is considered the ideal remedy for left-side nerve pain in face. The patient who can greatly benefit from Spigelia complains of worsening of pain from touch and cold.

2. Paris Quadrifolia and Hypericum: For Nerve Pain in Shoulder and Arms

Paris Quadrifolia is the best natural medicine for nerve pain in shoulders and arm. This remedy is very beneficial for left-side nerve pain in arms. The pain is accompanied by stiffness and numbness of arm. The patient also feels weight at the back of neck. Hypericum is mainly prescribed when the nerve pain in arms is accompanied by tingling and burning sensations. Numbness can also be felt. Hypericum is also among the top remedies if the nerve pain in the arm is the result of an injury.

3. Hypericum and Causticum: For Nerve Pain in Hands due to Compression of Median Nerve

Hypericum is the best natural medicine for nerve pain in hand due to compression of the nerve. This is prescribed when the nerve pain in hand is associated with tingling and burning sensations in hand. The patient may also complain of a crawling sensation or numbness in the affected hand. Causticum is another medicine that can be given to patients who have nerve pain in hands which gets worse in cold air and better by warm application.

4. Bryonia Alba and Ranunculus Bulbosus: For Nerve Pain in Chest in Between Ribs

Bryonia Alba and Ranunculus Bulbosus are very effective natural medicines for treating nerve pain in chest. Bryonia Alba is the ideal remedy when there is a stitching type of nerve pain in the chest. The pains get worse by motion and better by taking absolute rest. Ranunculus Bulbosus is prescribed for a sore and bruised kind of nerve pain in the chest. The pains get worse on inspiration or drawing of air into the lungs. There is a cold feeling in the chest.

5. Colocynth, Magnesium Phos and Gnaphalium: For Nerve Pain in Legs

Colocynth is prescribed for left-side nerve pain in the leg. The guiding feature for its use is relief from pressure and warm applications. Magnesium Phos is a medicine that is similar to Colocynth, but is meant for right-side nerve pain in leg. The patients requiring Magnesium Phos also get relief from nerve pain of leg with warm application and pressure. Gnaphalium is the ideal remedy when the nerve pain in leg is accompanied by numbness.

6. Ranunculus Bulbosus, Mezereum and Arsenic Album: For Post-Herpetic Nerve Pain

Herpes is a skin disease in which eruptions appear onthe skin along the course of nerves with a severe nerve pain. Even when the eruptions disappear, the nerve pain persists for a long duration, which is referred to as post-herpetic nerve pain. This condition can be very effectively treated with natural medicines. Ranunculus Bulbosus is the top medicine for nerve pain after herpes. This can be used when the nerve pain gets worse by touch and atmospheric changes. Mezereum is prescribed when the nerve pain is accompanied by a burning sensation. Arsenic Album gives good results when the nerve pains are relieved by warm applications.

7. Phytolacca and Sulphur: For Nerve Pain in Feet

These medicines are considered excellent nerve damage remedies wherein Phytolacca gives excellent results when the nerve pain is felt mainly in toes. The character of pain is like electric shocks and is of a shooting nature. Sulphur is the best nerve pain relief, when the nerve pain in feet is accompanied by a hot sensation in soles. The complaint is worse at night.

8. Hypericum and Ledum Pal: For Nerve Pain due to Injuries

Hypericum is one of the best treatment for nerve pain due to injuries. This medicine is almost always used as a first line of treatment for nerve pains after injuries. This can be used in all cases of nerve pain in fingers, feet, arms and spine after injury. The injury can be due to a fall on the spine or by pointed objects like nails or needles. The pain is severe with a tingling and burning sensation. Numbness can also accompany the pain. This medicine also has the power to prevent tetanus after injuries. Ledum Pal is the ideal remedy when the nerve pain is accompanied by coldness of the affected part. Here, the nerve pain is the result of sharp-pointed instruments like nails or stings of insects.

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  1. Mala Seebaran says:

    Hi Dr Sharma, I am an ovarian cancer patient currently in remission. I have not taken chemo or radiation but has had 3 surgeries in the last 4 years. Since my last surgery in April 2021, I am experiencing nerve pain especially in my arms and legs. I am on gaberpintin which eases the pain a bit. What do you think I need for this condition?

  2. Chris Henley says:

    Would homeopathy help peripheral neuropathy & dysthesia
    I’ve had for 4 years. Difficult to walk & balance bad. See specialist every 4 months but allergic to pills that could help me. Had many scans at kings college hospital all normal.
    Thank you.
    Chris Henley Miss

  3. Beth Meredith says:

    Would there be a homeopathic remedy that could help with a chronic cough due to chronic hypersensitivity cough. The nerves in my throat misfire and cause a chronic cough. It’s so embarrassing and life disrupting.

  4. Vicki Shimer says:

    I am experiencing sciatic nerve pain, moved recently after two years on right side to the left side now. Pain is unbearable at night so no sleep. Warm compresses worked for right side, but ice, warmth does not work for left side. Cannot take pain meds since I have had gut issues in the past. I took 1M, 1 pellet of Ignatia & it worked, pain was gone. Next day it is back, not as severe. I took a CBD infused
    carbonated drink which helped me to get some sleep. I am 77 years old. Just started with physical therapy, therapist is very encouraged
    with my ability to move hips & my flexibility. Have been doing Yoga since 23 years old. I appreciate any input Dr. Sharna, thank you

  5. Joanna Fallon says:

    Hi, I am studying Homeopathy and have to do a case study. Please could you advise what you would recommend for Paresthesia in Menopause? Many thanks

  6. Satyen Das says:

    Hello Dr.Sharma,
    My mother has pinching or tingling pain on the leftlower abdomen and it transmits through the left leg and sometimes on the upper part of the body also. The pain becomes intense many times.
    Please suggest medicines.
    Thank you and regards.

  7. Atul Mittal says:

    Hi Dr.
    For last 2 years I am suffering from continuous head ache. Pain keeps shifting and intensity. Sometime upto neck and back. Also tingling on leg fingers. All tests are OK . I don’t have BP, Sugar or stomach problem. I an pure veggies and do not smoke or drink.
    Please help.
    Most symptoms are of overactive nerves system

  8. My daughter is suffering from sharp stabbing pain in her right foot between her big toe and second toe with burning sensation. She has had an MRI and also had her foot injected. Doctors say that surgery is not an option since she is only 14. What do you recommend?

  9. Jay Prakash Hembrom says:

    I am suffering from pinching in head, hand and belly.
    Pain occurs not more than second, please can i know why I am feeling like these and what are the treatment I should go for.

  10. Mrs Jo Jenkins says:

    I have had severe back pain for years,it is so much worse now, Only just found out it’s Notalia Paracetamis
    Iam 90 years old and miserable.facing back injections in Sept.but would like some sort of relief now.

  11. Puneet Srivastava says:

    Hi Dr. Sharma.

    I am suffering from pain in Auxiliary Nerve, due to dislocation of my left shoulder. This was held in Oct’2017, since I have consulted with many doctors (Homeopathy & Allopathy both), Allopathy doctors recoomeded for surgery due to auxiliary nerve is damaged, but I did not. Homeopathy doctors suggested for RUT30 & Anacaurdium , since last two year I am taking these, I am feeling better than earlier,but not completely OK.

    So suggest please another medicine.

  12. Jalees Ahmad says:

    My daughter is suffering from delayed radiation mylitis . Due to which she has sever pain in her body specially on right side . Doctors have suggested her Pregabalin , which she is taking 450 mg per day . Kindly suggest some homeopathic medicine for her .

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