"There is no road to the practice of homeopathy - whether it is the clinical road or the symptomatic road- which does not entail close and constant study of the Materia Medica" - J.H.Clarke Materia medica is the branch of science which studies the origin and preparation of drugs, their doses, and their mode of administration; also, the drugs themselves. Horizon of Homeopathy Materia Medica brings to you remedy description, articles and papers related to Homeopathy Materia Medica. Explore the world of homeopathic medicines!
Four cases of COVID-19 were treated with homeopathy alongside the standard care provided by the Hospital to which they were admitted. Two out of the four cases were high-risk patients with co-morbidity. Three classic cases of prevention of COVID-19 in very close contact has also been mentioned.
The stigma of COVID-19 has provoked social stigma and discriminatory behaviors against people of certain ethnic backgrounds as well as anyone perceived to have been in contact with the virus. This can result in more severe health problems and difficulties in controlling a disease outbreak.
This paper discusses the mental trauma children are going through during the Lockdown phase of COVID-19 pandemic. No outings, no games, no school, restricted living in their houses with all the negative vibes from those around can be pretty depressing for them. Here Dr. Nootan explains how through homeopathy we can help our children meet out anxiety.
Paraplegia is a form of paralysis that mostly affects the movement of the lower body. Paralysis is most often caused by strokes, usually from a blocked artery in neck or brain or damage/injury to brain or spinal cord, like what can happen in a car accident or sports injury. The rectification of the abnormal neuro-muscular functions causing paraplagia is possible using homeopathic medicines.
Dr.Ajit Kulkarni explains in this paper the concept of Monogram with philosophy, abstraction and generalization, correlation with data in Materia Medica and meaning of words coined for monogram. The group monogram of Carbon, Halogen and Mercury are analyzed along with one individual remedy of Opium. Several examples and case illustrations have been provided.
The author presents the subject of nosodes through unusual cases, comparative study and his reflections on Syphilinum. Cases of Multiple corns, PCOD with sterility, Infantile vomiting, Acute urticaria, Schizophrenia with GB syndrome and acute bronchial asthma are presented. Five nosodes viz. Psorinum, Medorrhinum, Tuberculinum, Syphilinum and Carcinocinum.
Bowel nosodes are the medicines prepared from cultures of non lactose fermenting bacterial flora of the intestinal tract. Though they are not the morbid product of disease, but they come under nosodes. This paper gives an introduction of Bowel nosodes, their scope and lists the common bowel nosodes with their indications.
Subjective sensations, feelings and behaviour of the patients are characteristic points of notification which needs to be considered during homoeopathic case taking for selection of the appropriate similimum. Mental generals of nosodes are equally significant for such choice. Tuberculinum is one such clinically verified drug.
This paper discusses the scope of Nosodes according to Homeopathy principles. It also discusses indications and utility of Bowel Nosodes.