Breath is life. Effective breathing is essential for the normal functioning of all the systems in our body, from cognition to digestion. Imagine if you could not breathe for a moment, it would create a distressful and life-threatening situation for you. We are very fortunate to perform this high priority activity normally without any difficulty. But, there are some among us who experience breathing problems which can range from mild to life-threatening. Asthma is one such condition in which an individual’s airways get inflamed, and narrow which makes it hard to breathe. This might result in the production of extra mucus and cause wheezing and coughing.
Asthma is a long-term chronic disease of the respiratory system that adversely affects the tubes that carry air into and out of the lungs. Asthma can disrupt the daily routine of the person and shrink the quality of life-limiting certain activities as well as performance. Asthma also negatively affects the physical and emotional health of the person. To treat the disease, you have to first understand it properly. In this article, I will be sharing with you some meaningful information about asthma and guidance to tackle health issues so that you can help yourself or someone known to you suffering from this disease. I will also provide some effective homeopathic remedies to resolve asthma and restore the respiratory system back to a normal state.
Signs and Symptoms of Asthma
Symptoms of asthma attacks or early signs of asthma vary from person to person depending on their body constitution and causes. Here, I am giving some common symptoms which are usually observed in persons suffering from asthma:
- Coughing and wheezing
- Difficulty in breathing
- Feeling tightness, pain, or pressure in the chest
- Problem in sleeping
- Allergies or nasal congestion
- Alteration in colour of lips or fingernails
Causes of Asthma
Medical practitioners could not tell clearly about the exact causes of asthma. Some probable factors that trigger asthma are outlined below:
- Air pollutants, such as ashes, smog, or smoke
- Allergens such as dust mites, pet danders, pollen, and similar
- Stress and anxiety
- Extreme temperatures
- Physical exertion
- Certain drugs or medication
- Exposure to some chemicals, gases, or dyes
- Hereditary factor
- Past viral infections or other respiratory diseases
Homeopathy solutions for Asthma
Homeopathy is based not on the concept that natural supplements and medications can support the body to heal itself. Homeopathy follows a holistic approach to treat asthma patients. Medicines are produced using natural substances and minerals which enhance the complete health of the individual without causing any damage to other body organs. Homeopathy works on the principle of individuality in which each person is considered unique and hence given personalized remedial solutions for the concerned problems. Homeopaths start the process of treatment by identifying the actual causes of the disease and then plan to remove the health issues from its source.
Expert homeopaths talk to the patients for analyzing their physical and mental well being, inquire about the patient’s past and family history. Then after taking into consideration all the factors design a customized treatment plan, best dose and potency most suited for the patients. Homeopathic medicines are properly matched with pathological conditions as well as general characteristics of the patients. Homeopathic medicines are most effective and generate the best results. Homeopathy has evidence to achieve long-lasting cures for asthma.
Common homeopathic medicines used in the treatment of asthma
- Aconitum Napellus
This homeopathic drug is effectively used for occasional restlessness, tension, and shortness of breath. It also provides relief from stomach related ailments, such as gastritis and burning pain.
This is a multipurpose remedy to treat many problems. It provides respite from congestion, chest pain, anxiety, and muscle contractions.
- Aralia Racemosa
It is a helpful homeopathic remedy for tightness in the chest and offers relief for asthmatic conditions. It is based on natural formulation and increases the strength of phytochemicals in the body.
This is a useful medicine to treat respiratory disorders. It is quite effective for spasmodic cough, chronic cold, and soreness of the nose.
- Eriodictyon californicum
It helps in providing ease from asthmatic wheezing, cough with mucus, difficulty in breathing, and irregular respiration.
- Eucalyptus globulus
It is used for mucus congestion, high fever, and exhaustion.
It is a natural mineral important for building and maintaining bones. This medication is very helpful for chest spasms.
- Trifolium pratense
This homeopathic medicine provides a cure for irritation of the pharynx and trachea (windpipe) and treats psychological conditions of confusion and lack of concentration.
- Antimonium Tart
It is a useful homeopathic remedy for the treatment of exhaustion, coughs, chest congestion. It is effective for infants and older patients and maintains a healthy respiratory system.
- Kali Carbonicum
It is very beneficial in the treatment of ailments related to the respiratory system. It provides relief from asthma, pneumonia, and tuberculosis.
- Pulsatilla Nigricans
It is used to treat the common cold, nasal catarrh, persistent dry cough, and insomnia.
To wind up:
Homeopathy offers permanent and effective remedies for asthma patients. It is advised to patients that for customized homeopathic drug selection and treatment, you should consult an expert homeopathic doctor either in person or online. If you have not benefited from other treatments, you can try homeopathic medication which not only relieves you from the symptoms but also boosts your body’s healing power and enhances overall health.
You can consult us for starting your homeopathic treatment. Asha homeopathy is one of the best homeopathy clinics in India. At Asha homeopathy, our team of expert homeopathic doctors has more than decades of experience in the treatment of people suffering from asthma. We can ensure better health without any side effects on your body. If you are ready to start your health journey with us, then book an appointment for online or offline consultation at our clinic.