Homeopathic Treatment and Remedies For Skin Abscess and Boils
An abscess or a boil is something that nearly every one experiences at least once in their lifetime. Some unfortunate people experience it very regularly and surely understand the discomfort involved in having recurrent abscess and boils. It can be a very painful condition. It can range from very mild pain to very severe painful and complicated condition Skin abscess is a collection of pus under the skin and is usually localized. Pain in abscess is a common symptom and the surrounding areas can show symptoms of inflammation like heat and redness. Homeopathic treatment of abscess can be a great boon to person suffering from it. Homeopathic medicines are very effective in treating skin abscess and boils. Once the abscess gets treated with homeopathic medicines, the chances of it recurring again are very less. Moreover, homeopathic medicines are very safe and natural medicines thus produce no side effects.
What is Skin Abscess or Boils?
Skin abscess or boils are localized collection of pus under the skin. Abscess can develop in any part of the body but is more common under the skin. It can occur even in deeper parts of the body which can be very complicated at times, even life threatening.
What causes Skin Abscess and boils?
This pus collection is formed due to body’s response towards an infection under the skin or a presence of a foreign particle or a body under the skin. The most common agent for bacterial infection under the skin is the presence Staphylococcus Aureus. Abscess may occur after an inflammation of a hair follicle or an obstruction of sweat or oil glands. It is also common for people to develop an abscess after a surgical procedure.
Homeopathic Medicines for the treatment of skin Abscess and Boils
Homeopathy has a great repository of medicines for treating skin abscess and boils. In this feature I will be discussing few of the top homeopathic medicines that I have used in my clinical practice for treating abscess and boils . While discussing medicines for abscess I will not be confining myself to skin abscess and boils only; I will be discussing abscess in other parts of the body too. Silicea , Calcarea Sulph ,Hepar Sulph , Calcarea Pic , Ichthyolum ,Kali Hydroiodicum , Syphillinum and Vipera are the Homeopathic medicines that I will be discussing in this feature.
Homeopathic medicine Silicea tops the table in treating skin abscess and boils . It promotes the suppurative processes and hasten the recovery . It is very useful abscess of cornea after a traumatic injury. It is very useful in Hepatic abscess and abcess of the labia. It is also very useful for felons, old fistulous ulcers, and abscess of joints. Another great medicine for treating abscess is Calcarea Sulph. It has a great role to play in treating abscess around anus in cases of fistula. Hepar Sulph is used when there is abscess in glands and also when there is an abscess of labia with great sensitivity to touch. Itchthyolum is very effective in treating crops of boils . Kali Hydroiodicum is effective in treating tiny small boils . Syphyllinum is an excellent choice when there is a succession of abscesses one after the other. Vipera is great medicine for abscesses when there is bursting sensation and is relieved by raising the affected part.