Homeopathy Medicine for Swine Flu - Precautionary Measures

The Swine Flu Remedy with Homeopathy

Dr.Venu Gopal Gouri profile Authored by Dr.Venu Gopal Gouri on 19 Feb 2015 - 09:34.

Swine Flu is a respiratory disease caused by the Influenza virus H1N1 strain which affects the respiratory tract of the pigs. The virus was accidentally transmitted to humans in Mexico in 2009 and since then spread across to the USA and further to other countries and continents.

It was declared as a pandemic in 2009 by the World Health Organization (WHO). It has remained endemic in certain parts of our country hence. This virus normally strikes in the cold temperatures in winters. The cold weather in Telangana this winter was conducive to the virus to spread in Hyderabad and claimed some lives.

With guidance from the Central Council For Research In Homeopathy (CCRH), Arsenic alb 30 has been declared as the Genus Epidemicus, an effective medicine to fight this infection, caused by H1N1 virus and stop it from spreading.

Like any other influenza virus, H1N1 causing Swine flu spreads infects the lining of the nose, throat and the lungs and spreads from one to the other through contamination or droplets of water from the sneezing or coughing of the infected. The live virus can also spread from a contaminated surface to the eyes, nose or mouth.

Signs and Symptoms similar to Influenza

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Sore throat
  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Body aches
  • Headache
  • Chills
  • Fatigue
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting

Swine flu symptoms develop in 1-3 days after being exposed to the virus. The flu continues for about seven days. It is only when one develops flu signs and symptoms such as fever, cough and body ache the patient can see a homoeopath. Usually the elderly with chronic diseases like emphysema, cardiac ailments, infants and pregnant women with low immunity are more prone to the virus affecting them.

Only when there is a worsening of chronic conditions of cardiac ailments, diabetes, asthma there is a cause for concern. There could be development of pneumonia, neurological signs and symptoms ranging from confusion to seizures. Respiratory failure occurs in 7% of the patients developing swine flu.

Homeopathy Medicine for Swine Flu

Nonetheless there is no cause for worry because Homoeopathic medicines can cure such viral fevers. Arsenic alb 30 taken once a day for three days has been declared as the Genus Epidemicus. The pharmacology of homeopathy has powerful medication in the form of Gelsemium, Kali mur, Kali bich, Natrum ars, Bryonia, Eupatorium perf, Rhus tox, Nux vomica, Mercurius, Ipecac, Aconite, Phosphorus etc. which destroy the H1N1 infection.

Precautionary measures

The patients are advised to drink plenty of fluids and get more sleep to keep the immune system in shape. Hands should be thoroughly and frequently washed. While coughing and sneezing, care should be taken to cover the mouth with a tissue. Those at high risk must stay indoors and take all necessary precautions.



*Disclaimer: This is not medical advice. The content is for educational purposes only. Please contact your doctor for any health care issues.