In this post of Homeo Expert, I shall discuss the best homeopathic medicine for dysentery or top homeopathic remedies for dysentery.
Best Homeopathic Medicine for Dysentery – Dysentery Homeopathic Treatment
What is Dysentery?
Dysentery is an infectious disease which is accompanied by severe diarrhea with mucus and blood. It can affect any age group but it is usually common in children. In the USA, the people do not seek medical attention because it generally disappears within a few days. The symptoms can last from a few days to weeks.
Types of Dysentery
There are two main types of Dysentery, it includes Amoebic and Bacillary Dysentery.
- Amoebic Dysentery: It is caused by a parasite that infects the intestines of person. It is not common in the developed world.
- Bacillary Dysentery: It is a result of infection caused by bacteria.
Causes of Dysentery and Risk Factors
- Contaminated food
- Contaminated water and other drinks
- Swimming in contaminated water
- Poor hand washing by infected people
- Coming in contact with infected persons
Symptoms of Dysentery
- Constant urge to pass stool or Tenesmus
- Mild or severe abdominal pain
- Diarrhea with mucus and blood
- Painful passing of stool
- Intermittent constipation
- Liver abscess
- Postinfectious Arthritis
- Low platelet count
- Kidney failure
Homeopathy for Dysentery
Homeopathy is replete with medicines to cure Dysentery. There are several best homeopathic medicines for Dysentery which are effective in treating both acute as well as chronic cases of dysentery. In addition, they also stop the recurrence of the infection.
Top Homeopathic Medicines for Dysentery
Homeopathic remedy for dysentery has a comprehensive plan for both acute as well as chronic cases of this infection. Homeopathic medicines for dysentery help according to the symptoms that appear because of the infection.
Top Homeopathic Remedies for Dysentery with Tenesmus
Best homeopathic remedies to cure dysentery are Mercurialis Corrosivus, Mercurius Solublis and Asclepias Tuberosa when there is a constant feeling to pass stool or tenesmus is present.
Mercurialis Corrosivus – Homeopathic medicine for dysentery with scanty mucus and blood.
Merc Corr is an ideal homeopathic medicine for dysentery along with little mucus and blood but with extreme desire to pass stool.
Asclepias Tuberosa – Homeopathic Medicine for dysentery with ‘stream of fire’ sensation.
Asclepias Tuberosa is another medicine to consider while treating dysentery when the stool is soft and fetid in nature. In addition, tenesmus is constant in such cases. There is a sensation of stream of fire passing through the abdomen while passing the stool.
Mercurius Solublis – Homeopathic Medicine for Dysentery with Tenesmus in the Bladder.
Mercurius Sol is useful medicine to relieve dysentery when tenesmus is in the bladder and rectum.
Top Homeopathic Medicines for Dysentery with Mucus
Aloes – Homeopathic Treatment for Mucus in Stool or Jelly-like Stools.
Aloes is excellent homeopathic medicine to treat dysentery when the stool is jelly-like along with mucus in stool. The rectum feels sore after passing poop. The texture of the stools is brownish, small, half fluid and they move with ease.
Capsicum – Homeopathic Medicine for Dysentery with Bloody Stools.
capsicum is another useful homeopathic treatment for dysentery with bloody stools that contains a lot of mucus. It is accompanied by excessive burning and tenesmus.
Top Homeopathic Medicines for Dysentery with Bloody Stools
Senecio Aureus and Cantharis are ideal homeopathic remedies to treat dysentery with bloody stools.
Cantharis – Homeopathic Medicine for Scrapings-like Dysentery.
Cantharis is a homeopathic remedy to cure dysentery when stools are like scrapings of intestine and cause burning while passing. Tenesmus of bladder and rectum are also present.
Senecio Aureus – Homeopathic Medicine for Dysentery with Thin, Bloody stools.
Senecio Aureus is useful homeopathic remedy used to treat dysentery with thin and bloody stools with tenesmus. There is strain while passing poop which is mixed with hard lumps of feces.
Top Homeopathic Medicines for Dysentery with Abdominal Pain
Erigeron and Colchicum are the homeopathic medicines used to treat dysentery with abdominal pain.
Colchicum – Homeopathic Medicine for Dysentery in Damp Weather.
Colchicum is a useful natural remedy for dysentery along with agonizing pain that lasts long after passing poop. It is useful in those cases when dysentery occurs during the span of the autumn season or in damp weather.
Erigeron – Homeopathic Medicine for Dysentery with burning in Bladder.
Erigeron is useful homeopathic remedy to get rid of dysentery when it is associated with frequent and severe pain in the umbilical region. Stools are small and covered with blood.
Best Homeopathic Medicines for Dysentery with Nausea and Vomiting
Arsenicum Album and Ipecac are top rated homeopathic remedies to cure dysentery when the symptoms of vomiting and nausea are also present.
Ipecac – Homeopathic Medicine for Dysentery with Constant Nausea.
ipecac is also used to treat dysentery when constant nausea is present and the patient does not get relieve even after vomiting. The stool is stinking and consists of mucus.
Arsenic Album – Homeopathic Medicine for Dysentery with Extreme Weakness.
Arsenicum Album is also another homeopathic treatment for dysentery where the symptom of extreme prostration is present. It is state of being very exhausted and weak. The patient of this medicine cannot tolerate the sight and smell of the food. Food poisoning with nausea and vomiting is also present.
Top Homeopathic Medicines for Dysentery in Children
Magnesia Carbonica, Baryta Carbonica and Aloes are best homeopathic medicines for dysentery in children.
Aloes is a useful homeopathic remedy to treat dysentery in children when the stool is jelly-like in nature. The symptom of rumbling pain in the abdomen may also present.
Magnesia Carbonica is an excellent homeopathic treatment for dysentery in children when the stool of the child is greenish and watery along with tenesmus. The body of the child has sour smell and vomiting is also present.
Baryta Carbonica is another medicine to cure dysentery in children when the patient feels abdominal pain right after a meal and bloody stools.
How to prevent dysentery
Dysentery can be avoided by:
- Frequent hand washing
- Being careful while changing the diaper of a sick baby
- Do not swallow water while swimming
The best way to prevent amebic dysentery is to be careful while drinking and eating or visiting an area where it is common. When you travel to such areas you need to avoid:
- Drinks with ice cubes
- Drinks that are not bottled and sealed
- Food and beverages sold by street vendors
- Peeled fruit or vegetables, unless you peel them yourself
- Unpasteurized milk, cheese, or dairy products
Safe sources of water include:
- Bottled water, if the seal is not broken
- Carbonated water in cans or bottles, if the seal is not broken
- Soda in cans or bottles, if the seal is not broken
- Tap water that has been boiled for at least one minute
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