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How To Get Rid of Sinus Infection with Homeopathic Medicines

homeopathic remedies for sinus Waking up with a headache, and on top of it a blocked nose is a rough start to the day. If this becomes a routine occurrence and even the face hurts with general heaviness in the head, it’s a medical condition called Sinusitis. Sinuses are air-filled cavities within the skull bone. These hollow spaces in the skull are situated in cheek bones, forehead, behind the bridge of the nose and between the eyes. Another set is situated in the upper region of the nose and behind the eyes. All the sinuses have the same lining that is present in the nose. This lining produces mucus, which is drained out of the sinuses through an opening in the nose. When a person has cold or allergy, swelling in the nose and sinuses can cause the drainage to get blocked. This results in the mucus being trapped in the sinuses, leading to the growth of bacteria and viruses. The inflammation of these sinuses is referred to as Sinusitis. The Homeopathic mode of treatment can completely cure Sinusitis, though it does take time. The Homeopathic remedies for sinus infections, are made of natural substances and have zero side effects, which rebuild the body’s immunity to Sinusitis.

Symptoms of Sinusitis

The symptoms of Sinusitis depend upon the sinus that gets affected. The symptoms include morning headache, blocked sensation in the nose, and heaviness and pain in the facial bones. Inflammation in the sinuses behind the bridge of the nose and in between the eyes can lead to swelling in the eyelids and the tissues around the eyes. Inflammation in the maxillary sinuses can result in pain in the upper jaw and teeth. Symptoms of severe sinus infection may be accompanied by nasal congestion, running nose, fever, tiredness and cough that may aggravate at night. Post-nasal dripping of mucus can cause problems in the throat too.

Homeopathic Remedies for Sinus Infection

Homeopathy can be of great help in the treatment of Sinusitis. The natural mode of treatment aims at rebuilding the body’s immunity to Sinusitis. The Homeopathy for sinusitis can completely cure the chronicity and recurrence of Sinusitis, though it may take some time. Silicea, Belladonna, Kali Bichrome, Merc Sol, Pulsatilla, Silicea, Spigelia and Bryonia Alba are the top remedies.

1. Silicea: For Sinus Infections with Headache

Silicea is one of the best remedies for  sinus infection. The sinus headache mainly on the right side is best treated with Silicea. The patient requiring Silicea feels chilly and is very sensitive to cold air. Covering up warmly provides relief. One prominent indication for using Silicea in sinus cases is nasal stuffiness. The nasal discharges get clogged in hard crusts. On attempting to loosen these crusts, there is bleeding. Silicea is the top remedy for treating symptoms of serious sinus infection, where all sinuses are infected simultaneously,

2. Belladonna: For Sinus Headache with Suppressed Discharge

Natural medicine Belladonna is one of the ideal homeopathic remedies for sinus infections when sinus headache is due to suppressed discharge. Belladonna is very beneficial when a Sinusitis patient complains of a violent headache. The patient may get relief from the headache by binding the head tightly or applying pressure. The face may also appear swollen with a heated sensation. Another symptom of using Belladonna is throat pain and cough when the sinus infection travels down the throat.

3. Kali Bichrome: For Sinusitis with Discharge Dropping Back into Throat

Kali Bichrome is the top natural medicine for Sinusitis where the discharge drops back into the throat despite coming out of the nose. The discharge is very thick and mostly yellow. It can be ropy too and the patient experiences pain and heaviness in the nose. The nose can smell and is blocked with an inability to breathe through it. Kali Bichrome is also the best remedy for headache above the eyes due to a sinus infection. The eyes may also get swollen up.

4. Merc Sol: For Sinusitis with yellow-green nasal Discharge

Merc Sol is of great help in treating Sinusitis when the nasal discharge is yellowish-green with a burning feeling. The nasal membrane gets corroded and ulcerated due to the offensive and thick acrid discharge. The patient has a headache with heat in the head along with nasal discharge. Increased saliva in the mouth is a prominent feature to look for in patients requiring Homeopathic medicine Merc Sol. It is also very beneficial if the mouth lets out an offensive smell.

5. Pulsatilla: For Green Nasal Discharge without any Burning

Pulsatilla is another top natural medicine for Sinusitis. The main symptom for its selection is a green-colored nasal discharge that is bland (without burning) and if the patient gets general relief in the open air. The discharge is horribly offensive and the patient has a headache above the eyes. There’s an absolute absence of thirst in patients.

6. Silicea and Belladonna: For right-side sinus headache

Silicea is a very beneficial natural medicine when the sinus headache is located over the right eye. It brings prompt relief from the headache. The patient requiring Homeopathic medicine Silicea gets relief from headache by wrapping up warmly. Belladonna is the ideal remedy when the pain is of a violently throbbing nature with a hot sensation in head. The patient may get relief from tightly binding the head or by applying pressure. Noise seems to worsen the headache for selecting Belladona.

7. Spigelia and Bryonia Alba: For Left-Side Sinus Headache

Spigelia is the ideal natural medicine for headache when the left-side frontal sinus is infected. Spigelia is of great help whenthe patient has a severe throbbing pain over the left eye. This is most of the times accompanied by discharge dropping back into the throat from the nose. The symptoms to watch out for when selecting Bryonia Alba for left-side sinus headache are a bursting type of pain in forehead over left eye, worsening of headache by motion and relief by taking rest.

8. Spigelia and Belladona: For Sinus Infections with Pain in Face

The pain is felt mainly in cheeks, upper jaws and may get referred to teeth in sinus. This is mainly a feature of Maxillary Sinusitis. Spigelia is the top natural remedy for pain in the face due to sinus infection. It can be given when a severe pain is felt in the cheeks and upper jaw. The face is very tender and the teeth too may ache. Touching the face worsens the pain. Belladona is the best choice when the facial pain is accompanied by heat and redness on the face.

9. Sticta and Ammonium Carb: For Sinus Infections with Nasal Blockage

Sticta is a natural medicine of great help to treat nasal blockage in a person with inflamed sinus. Sticta is the ideal remedy for patients who have no nasal discharge despite making quite an effort. There’s a constant pressure on the nose. Ammonium Carb is the top remedy when the complete blockage of nose makes breathing difficult and the patient has to breathe through the mouth. The worse time for the patient is night.

10. Kali Iod, Merc Sol and Pulsatilla: For Thin and Thick Discharges

Kali Iod is the best natural medicine for treating thin nasal discharge due to sinus inflammation. The discharge is watery in a large quantity and leads to an intense burning sensation. Merc Sol is the top remedy when the nasal discharge is yellowish-greenish in colour and very thick. The discharge is of an acrid nature and produces a burning sensation. The discharge may give out an offensive smell. The prominent symptoms for selecting Pulsatilla are similar to Merc Sol. Pulsatilla also suits patients complaining of offensive, yellowish-greenish nasal discharges. But the one differentiating symptom is that the nasal discharge for selecting Pulsatiila is bland. In other words, it does not cause any burning sensation or irritation, in contrast to Merc Sol.

11. Hydrastis and Kali Bichrome: For Sinus Infections with PND

Hydrastis and Kali Bichrome is considered the master of all natural remedies for sinus infections with posterior nasal dripping . These medicines can be used in all cases where tough and thick discharges drop back into the throat. The discharge may be yellow in colour and rope-like. Along with post-nasal drip, the patient may also complain of fullness and pressure in the root of nose.

12. Natrum Mur And Sabadilla: For Sinus Infections with Sneezing

Natrum mur and Sabadilla assumes the top rank among natural remedies for sinus Infections when sneezing accompanies sinus inflammation. Along with sneezing, a fluent discharge of nose with headache is indicative of the both the homeopathic remedies for sinus infections.

13. For Sinus Infections complicated with Polyps

Nasal polyps are growths in the nasal cavity arising from its mucous membrane. The nasal polyp in a nasal cavity blocks the normal drainage of discharge. The collected discharge thus acts as a pool for infectious agents, leading to inflammation of sinuses. The top natural remedies to treat nasal polyps are Teucrium, Sanguinaria Can, Kali Nitricum and Calcarea Carb.

14. For Sinus Infections due to Fungal Growth

Fungal growth in the form of a round ball that gets filled in the nasal sinus is termed Fungal Sinusitis. The symptoms are mainly yellow-coloured, tough, thick discharge mostly of rubbery kind with pressure in the nose. The natural Homeopathic remedies for sinus infections complicated with fungal growth are Kali Bichrome, Lycopodium, Sticta, Silicea and Thuja.

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  1. Sir i have a polyp in my left nostril and i am suffering from a regular runny nose i feel irrtated by it…. Right now i am using arsenicum album 30,aconitum napellus 30, and kali bichrom from 1 month but i dont feel that i am getting some relief….

  2. I am suffering from left-sided chronic sinusitis
    I recently had a root canal tooth extracted that could possibly have been affecting the sinus and I’m having trouble clearing the sinus at this point
    I have thick ropey snot that sometimes drops back sometimes I’m able to blow it out my nose and it’s usually yellowish green
    and I have tried Kali bich and hepar sulf
    can you advise me thank you joyce

  3. Lesli Fenner says:

    Hello! I have had sinus pain for the last 6 months. No nasal blockage or drainage. Mainly left side of my face, upper teeth and bridge of my nose. What would be best to try.

  4. MADAN LAL GOND says:

    Dear sir,
    i am suffering chronic sinusitis since last 10 year, and also i have gone through sinus surgery in year 2015.
    but same problem observed after 1 year.
    now the condition is too right nostril is completely blocked and very thick mucus is coming.
    feeling headache & facial tension.
    sir please same me because i am too nervous & afraid about these.

    please save me.

  5. Margarita Head says:

    Hello my head is congested I served in very cold water for up to six hours yesterday. My head was very cold and now my sinuses are inflamed and have constant drainage . I’ve used Alkalol
    Nasal wash, Humidifier with hydrogen peroxide ,
    oregano oil steam. Which homeopathic product could I use to clear this up quickly I have to take a flight tomorrow thank you for your help

  6. MD Shoaib Alam says:

    Hi sir,
    I am suffering sinusitis last one year and many medicine consumed but result is zero. So, can you please describe dose of Kali bichrome.

    • Zia us Shams says:

      I am 62 years old, living in canada. Had sinus problem since my child hood. I have normally blocked nose. Right side is more blocke. Taking breath is problem nothing come out from nose. Dripping on throat. Tonsil problem was also since child hood. Normally take homeo treatment
      What medicine would you suggest for blocked nose.

      • farah shamshad says:

        i ve been suffering from sinusitus since childhood my age is 58 theres no nasal discharge only nose is blocked as nasal lining is thickened so nasal passage is very very narrow ears also blocked all d time as mucous has collected in d ear theres slight pain in throat i m very sensitive to cold air n cold water
        theres mild mucosal thickening in right frontal sinus n left sphenoid sinus n bilateral maxillary antrum n bilateral middle ethmoid pl suggest some good homeopathic medicine

  7. Dear Dr Sharma
    I have sinus staph infection in right maxillary cavity.
    They say it is in the root of my back 2 teeth on the right side, upper jaw. I have tried Pulsatilla and Kali Mur. Also Hepar Sulph. It has a thick green mucous discharge which smells . Do you have a better recommendation?
    Thank you for your help.

  8. Mohammad Asif malik says:

    I have sinusitis problem last 2 year .some times it’s ok but after some time its same . So my question is Bilateral frontal sinusitis permanently treatment done without surgery.

  9. Dr. Sharma,
    I am desperate at this time. I am 60+ years and have been dealing with sinusitis since my 20’s. I’m a vocalist (singer) and the post nasal drip has gotten so bad it’s impossible to get the mucus off my vocal cords in able to have a clear singing voice.

    Please response to let me know how to remedy this. Do I need all these items?

  10. Dear Dr. Sharma,
    How are these natural substances taken? Does one make a tea and drink it? Are they used to make a nasal irrigation?
    Thank you for your help.
    Kind regards,

  11. Anushka says:

    I am Anushka. My right eyebrow and eight eye and below right eye have pain. Sometimes Even pain in left eye, eyebrow and under eye too. Even below both the ears there is swelling. My entire face is swelling. Doctor confirm sinus. Had antibiotics for last 10 days still not feeling good.
    Can you help me in homeopathic medicines.

  12. Nancy Haas says:

    Dr. Dharma,
    I I am a 60 year old female who has suffered from sinusitis pretty much all my life. I have tried ear nose and throat specialist and I would like to take a more natural route. The current situation is I wake up almost every day with a sinus headache, nasal blockage. My other symptoms include but are not necessarily every day,(or I don’t notice them every day)sinus drainage, ear pain, tiredness, throat clearing. The two symptoms that bother me the most are the nasal blockage and sinus headache. I know that atmosphere plays a big part in this and I do work in a filthy warehouse. I can’t do anything about that right now but I would love to find a natural remedy to help me deal with this. Oh before I forget I have been having some vision issues that I suspect are related to this pressure on my sinuses this morning when I woke up with a pretty significant headache my vision seem to be acting up like seeing floaters. At the time of writing to you it’s been a few hours and I no longer am seeing floaters. Can you recommend a natural remedy or can you suggest any homeopathic doctors in my area? I live in North Richland Hills Texas, 76180.

    P.S. single income, so money is a factor

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