Homoeopathic Remedies, Medicine, Treatment for Gastritis, Digestive and Urinary Pain

Digestive And Urinary Pain: Homoeopathic Medicine

Author:
Dr B S Suvarna

B.A, D.I.Hom[Lond.], M.I.H, PhD, PGDPC (Psychotherapy & Counselling, USA)
HOMOEO PHYSICIAN
MAMTHA HOMOEO CLINIC
Jeevan Shanthi
Karnataka State, India

Homeopathy for digestive and urinary problems – Many digestive and urinary problems have relatively minor causes , but they can cause great pain . there is a wide range of self-help therapies , but bear in mind that some conditions (appendicitis for example) require urgent medical attention .

Nausea : feeling sick or nauseous may result from eating and drinking too much or unwisely , food poisoning motion (travel) sickness , pregnancy and migraine . It is normally accompanied by the urge to vomit , certain illnesses and drug treatments may also cause nausea . vomiting is a natural response to a stomach upset and should not be suppressed after vomiting , rinse your mouth with water eat clear soups and “neutral” foods such as rice , dry toast , boiled vegetables and pears for 24 hours to let the system recover .


Homoeopathic treatment : The following are the  homoeopathic remedies for digestive :

Nux vomica and cocculus – for general vomiting and nausea .

Sepia – for nausea brought on by the smell of the food .

Pulsatilla , Ipecacuanha , Arsenicum alb. – for motion sickness and vomiting after eating .

Tabacum – if the symptoms include sweating and giddiness .

Borax – if there is accompanying anxiety .

Indigestion : indigestion or dyspepsia (heart burn) is characterized by a burning pain in the center of the chest . The cause is acid in the stomach backing up into the gullet , usually from eating and drinking too much , too quickly symptoms are similar to those for an ulcer , hiatus hernia or heart attach so they must be taken seriously , even though indigestion is the most likely cause of chest pain .For quick relief , sip cider vinegar or lemon juice in hot water and apply a hot water bottle to the area , if the indigestion is severe , it is best to follow this with a 12 hour fast , drinking only water or crushed apple or carrot juice , taking a table spoon of whey concentrate (milk serum) regularly with meals , is said to be the best regulator of stomach acids in the long term , but prevention is the main aim , always eat in as relaxed a manner as possible and try not to rush meals . Eat little and often , rather than big meals infrequently . A varied diet , combining lots of fresh fruits and vegetables with carbohydrates (such as pasta ) and proteins (such as fish) will also help . Keep your fat intake to a minimum  , taking regular acidophilus and pectin supplements can also help prevent indigestion . Homoeopathic remedy—Nux vom.

Stomach ache : One of the most common pains , stomach ache is most often the result of eating the wrong foods or too much food , it may be accompanied by nausea , but it does not usually last long , anxiety and tension are also causes , severe stomach pain that is prolonged or recurs for no obvious reason should be reported to a doctor as soon as possible .

A hot water bottle on the stomach can bring immediate relief . For pain from over eating and drinking or eating the wrong food , a mini fast – not eating for 12 hours – is most effective , it is important to drink plenty of water for the duration of a fast and not to drink coffee , tea or alcohol . For prevention of stomach ache , eat little and often rather than a lot all at once and eat healthily (whole foods and fresh fruit & vegetables) . You should try reducing the intake of fatty foods as much as possible

Not exercising too soon after eating (wait at least 30 minutes and preferably a full hour ) and wearing loose clothing can also help . Apple juice with ginger , mint is said to be effective , it can aid digestion and also dispel gas . Ginger is also said to have a calming effect . It can be taken as a tea or you can chew a thin slice of raw fresh ginger.

Homoeopathic medicines ; Arsenicum alb.6C , Bryonia alb., Nux vomica are commonly prescribed .

Constipation : Regular bowel movements are vital for full bodily health but regular can vary for each person . Any thing between 3 bowel movements a day to one every 3 days is regarded as normal pattern and stools are so hard they are uncomfortable to pass . It is most often caused by a constipation occurs when there is a change in the normal pattern and stools are so hard they are uncomfortable to pass . It is most often caused by a poor diet and lack of exercise , coupled with stress

Constipation allows toxins to seep into the blood stream , from where . they spread through the body and cause such symptoms as headache and fatigue , joint and muscle pain and allergic reactions . A change of bowel habit may be an early warning sign of cancer of the bowel . A covered hot water bottle placed on the abdomen can help and flax seed (linseed) oil taken with psyllium husks can clean out a sluggish colon . Regular exercise is essential and relaxation exercises if anxiety is a factor . In severe cases , it may be worth considering colonic irrigation . Prunes and prune juice are an excellent natural laxative , but only in the short term , never take laxatives long term. The best laxative is to increase fiber intake (bran,grains,

Fresh fruit and raw vegetables , brown rice ) and avoid refined foods , especially sugar and white flour . Drink at least 6-8 glasses daily of water , preferably filtered , apple juice with fiber is also good . Make sure your diet contains juices of carrot or celery with garlic and onion can help .

Homoeopathic medicine : Arseniccum alb. , pulsatilla , and causticum may be beneficial . Individual  prescription from a qualified doctor is advisable .

Gastroenteritis : Severe inflammation of the stomach and intestines usually as the result of a bacterial infection from contaminated food or water is called “gastroenteritis “. It causes diarrhoea , severe intestinal pain , fever , headache and fatigue . It often occurs when people are traveling abroad . Sensible precautions include drinking only bottled water , refusing drinks with ice cubes , washing and peeling fruit and avoiding salads and foods that may have been kept warm for a long time avoid dehydration .

Irritable Bowel Syndrome : Irritable bowel syndrome or IBS (syndrome means it is a collection of symptoms of unknown cause ) used to be called spastic colon and though no longer used , the term explains the condition better. The colon muscles go into unpredictable spasm causing abdominal pain and cramps , bloating , back pain and cramps , bloating back pain flatulence lethargy headache fatigue and diarrhoea alternating with constipation . The problem is common and its incidence is increasing , no one is sure why but diet and stress are widely believed to be to blame . The problem can come and go but once it starts it tends to be recurring and long lasting .

Dietary and nutritional food:
A healthy whole food diet is essential with regular exercise and stress control , checking for food , intolerances with an experienced therapist is also advised , inflammatory bowel disease can be helped by a 24 hour liquid fast followed by a diet of boiled vegetables , brown rice and stewed apples , garlic or garlic capsules are also effective , especially for colitis . Relaxation exercises . visualization , biofeedback , and meditation are all help full . treatments useful for constipation and diarrhoea can also help IBS an initial consultation with a qualified therapist is advisable .

Inflammatory Bowel Disease : IBD is a blanket description for a range of disorders that occur in both the small and large intestines , including excessive Flatulence (gas) , ulcerative colitis and crohn’s disease (enteritis) . Colitis occurs in the large intestine or colon and its cause is uncertain , but not eating enough fiber and excessive stress may be partly to blame , it can cause diarrhoea and pain and some times mucus and blood in the stools . Chrhn’s disease in the small intestine is the result of recurrent inflammation and is more serious since it can impede the absorption of nutrients from food , causing fever , diarrohea and weight loss as wel as pain .

Dietary ;Eat healthy and avoid dairy products , sugar and refined and processed foods check for food intolerances through an experienced therapist .

Homoeopathic Medicines :

Homoeopaths will suggest” Nux vomica”–for flatulence and colic . If you notice much trouble with tension “Aconite“ is suggested . “Argentum nitricum” will help to reduce the mucus diarrohea .

Urinary Tract infection :

UTI or urinary tract infection is inflammation of part of the urinary tract , particularly bladder , ureter and kidneys (or non specific urethritis ) is inflammation of the urethra . These infections result in pain on urinating , sometimes accompanied by blood or pus ; severe headache and fever with shivering attacks . urinary tract infection is more common in women than in men and may result from bruising during sex . urethritis is a bacterial infection and is usually the result of a sexually transmitted disease . Non specific urethritis may be viral or may result from sexual activity . In men , the condition is likely to be caused by bacterial infection from a sexual disease . The condition needs medical attention but it be treated antibiotics may be necessary to treat urinary tract infection , if the resulting pain is severe .

Dietary : Drink plenty of water (6-8 glasses / day) and do not drink coffee , tea , alcohol , or acidic fruit juices . barley water is effective –5 cups a day and taking supplements of vitamin –C also helps .

Homoeopathic medicines ;  “Sepia and Sabal Serrulata- Q .

Cystitis : A form of urinary tract infection , cystitis is inflammation of the bladder caused by bacterial infection . It is relatively common – particularly among adult women ( though both men and children can be affected also ) and tends to recur once it starts symptoms which can range from mild to severe , include pain or a burning sensation on passing urine a frequent need to urination and occasionally

Blood in the urine . The urine may also have a strong odor . in severe cases there can be accompanying fever and back ache

The causes of cystitis are many but include poor hygiene , inflammation caused as a reaction to chemicals in clothing and toiletries and commonly among women sexual intercourse . It may also be due to a sexually transmitted disease or caused by massaging the urethra during sex , which may introduce bacteria into the bladder, other causes include incomplete emptying of the bladder and stones or foreign bodies in the bladder , pay particular attention to personal hygiene and abstain from penetrative sex . A number of remedies may hasten recovery and cause pain .

Dietary :  Drinking half a teaspoon of bicarbonate of soda dissolved in warm water can bring pain relief in 20 minutes . Plain five yogurt applied generously to the genitals also helps , to prevent an attack eat as healthy a diet as possible , especially one that is high in fresh vegetables and fruit , but avoid acidic fruits . Cranberry juice is said to be an excellent preventive also drink plenty of fresh preferably filtered (6-8 glasses a day) and cut out coffee and all alcohol during an attack .

Homoeopathic medicines :  Take “cantharis and staphysagria” hourly while symptoms last .

Massage: Massaging and applying pressure to the lower abdomen at a point immediately over the bladder can soothe symptoms .

Hiatal Hernia : In a hiatal (ordiaphragmatic) hernia , part of the stomach slips back up through the opening in the diaphragm through which the gullet passes to reach the stomach , the usual cause being over weight , symptoms include pain- known as heartburn – behind the breast bone , difficulty in swallowing , bleeding and regurgitation particularly when lying down or stooping , this can cause choking if gastric juices from the stomach run back into the gut , corrective surgery used to be normal treatment but this is now rarely performed .

Ulcers : Peptic ulcers occur in either the stomach or the duodenum , more specifically ulcers in the stomach are gastric ulcers ; those in the duodenum are duodenal ulcers . They are the most likely cause of severe recurring or chronic pain in the stomach and are usually preceded by inflammation (gastritis)

It is now known that about 90 % of peptic ulcers are caused by the bacterium, Helicobactor pylori . this means that most ulcers are cured by a combination of antibiotics and a drug to reduce stomach acid production .

Peptic ulcers are more common in men than women . Thy are often aggravated by stress and anxiety combined with poor eating and drinking habits . This can cause a painful cavity in the walls of the protective mucus lining between the two organs . Gastric pain can cover an area  on the stomach about the size of a hand and normally comes on after eating , duodenal pain and tenderness is normally less acute , not so closely linked to eating and is only the size of a finger tip .

Dietary :  Drinks such as tea , coffee , and alcohol and all spicy food should be eliminated entirely as should smoking , instead eat brown rice millet , buck wheat rye , and whole wheat together with whey concentrate and fresh pressed juice drinks , juices of raw potato , carrot celery cabbage and bananas are recommended

Homoeopathic medicines : Remedies likely to help include “Arsenicum album, Argetum nitricum , Lycopodium , and Nux vomica “ but individual prescription from an experienced homoeopath is advisable .

Stress Management ; Because of the leading role of stress in ulcer formation , it is essential to control stress , practice progressive muscular relaxation regularly , followed by visualization , bio feed back and meditation . Appropriate Yoga and exercises are also powerful anti- stressors if practiced regularly . general exercise will be beneficial too. 

Kidney stones : These are hard deposits of chemical salts that lodge in the kidneys (and some times the ureter ) causes include a deficiency of vitamin A , reduced citrate (salt)in the urine , kidney infection an obstruction in the urinary system or a metabolic dysfunction , prolonged inactivity may increase the amount of calcium in the urine also leading to stone formation .

Symptoms are constant if mild pain in the lower back on one side , ultra sound disintegrates the stones and allows them to flush away naturally , with out surgery . Severe pain may mean a stone has passed from the kidney into the ureter .

Homoeopathic Medicines : Berberis vulgaris , Sarasaparilla . Magnesia phos . Calcarea carb . Lycopodium , are said to help relieve pain from a blocked ureter but see a qualified therapist first .

Gall Stones : Formed of cholesterol and calcium salts , gall stones are mineral deposits in the gall bladder , they may cause digestive problems and infection of the

Gall bladder , which may lead to perforation and even peritonitis . They are pain full and surgery may be necessary if the stones block the flow of bile from the liver Apart from pain , felt in the upper abdomen and right shoulder (referred pain) symptoms that stones have passed into the bile duct include jaundice , heart burn and fever . If symptoms are severe , ultrasound disintegrates the stones harmlessly and allows them to flush away naturally without surgery .

Homoeopathic Medicines :  Calcarea carb , Berberis Vulgaris Q , Lycopodium , are helpful in relieving pain .

Calcarea carb 200 : should be given every 15-20 minutes during the attack .

Berberis vulgaris Q : 10 drops with an ounce of warm water be repeated hourly or half hourly .

Carduus m.–Q : these medicines are also useful .

Cholesterinum : should be given to bring out the stone .

Chelidonium Q, Hydrastis Q : these will also relieve pain when given in doses of 20 drops with hot water .

Dietary : A liver flush is the favoured treatment to remove gall stones , for six days eat and drink nothing but whole foods and apples with plenty of raw apple juice , on the morning of the seventh day drink a cup of a lemon juice , this is claimed to flush the stones out by stimulating a flood of bile from the liver , drink still water , cut out animal fats and dairy products and supplement with vitamin C .

Searching Tags: homoeopathic remedies for urinary pain, homoeopathic treatment for urinary pain, homoeopathic medicine for urinary pain, digestive and urinary pain, painful urination treatment, pain after urination, pain after urination female, homoeopathic treatment for gastritis

Dr B.S Suvarna
Author: Dr B.S Suvarna

B.A, D.I.Hom[Lond.], M.I.H, PhD, PGDPC (Psychotherapy & Counselling, USA) HOMOEO PHYSICIAN MAMTHA HOMOEO CLINIC Jeevan Shanthi KALYAN NAGAR BYPASS ROAD. Karnataka State, India CHICKMAGALUR

Leave a Comment