Homeopathy for Asthma

Definition of asthma: accesional disease characterized by more or less frequent attacks of severe dyspnea, phenomena that arise from spasm of the bronchial walls in predisposed individuals and almost always allergic state, when in contact with the substance to which they are sensitized Allergy or partly in response to nonspecific irritating stimuli.

We have a collection of homeopathic remedies for asthma and some respiratory symptoms (asthma, bronchitis, dyspnea, cough, hoarseness, laryngitis, pneumonia, asthma in children, asthma in older people, difficulty breathing, colds, bronchial catarrh, attacks asthma, etc.)..

Each homeopathic remedy has its own characteristics and symptoms they are most effective. As if to get several of these symptoms we recommend you visit your homeopath or health professional for him after the interrogation typical homeopathic remedy selected for you.

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Homeopathic Remedies for Asthma

Phosphorus
(+++) The respiratory system is another major action points of Phosphorus.
Shortness of breath or asthma with cough, worse after eating, lying on the left side or walk fast. Wheezing, noisy; stridulus at night to sleep, shallow (chest motionless). Constriction in the chest, as from a band or bandage, worse when coughing, coughing in the sternum. Tightness in the chest after walking. Acute chest pain worse by coughing, by pressure, lying on the left and when he stood up in bed, better by heat, and lying on the right side.


Aralia racemosa
(+++) The respiratory tree is the maximum point of Aralia action, with time of particularly well defined. Dry cough in fits that come before midnight or 23 hours, either immediately lying down (worse lying down) or more commonly after the first sleep or short sleep (Burnett). Asthma at bedtime at night or after the first sleep, preferably before midnight or 23 hours, with tingling laryngeal Sit down and coughing violently, the inspiration is more noisy and difficult to expiration, wheezing, with sense of impending suffocation and dyspnoea rapidly increasing. It seems more affected the right lung, but when lying on left side, feels worse that lung and freer the right. On the exhale the air, retrosternal burning pain. Constriction in the chest, feels like a foreign body in the throat. At the end of the attack, get hot and salty phlegm.


Sambucus nigra
(+++) Laryngitis, tracheitis, false croup, hoarseness. The patient, usually a child, suddenly wakes up around midnight or later, with severe shortness of breath or smothering, crying or screaming, intense general concern and hands, with cyanosis of the face and limbs, can not breathe the air or be lying with his head down, making you feel (which makes it better temporarily) or jumps out of bed, the accesses are common and continue until 4 am (worse at 3) with cough, nasal obstruction and sweats facial. Asthma in children, sleep with dyspnea.


Sulfur
(+ +) Dyspnea worse in the evening or night, better outdoors, you need to open doors and windows there is a strong need for outdoors, oppression often with a feeling of something heavy on his chest, with anxiety, need deep breath, and feeling of weakness in the chest (worse to speak up or lying on your side at night). The dyspnoea is worse in a room when you walk, after talking or carrying arms back, can not lie. Asthma eruptions.


Ammoniacum
Bronchial affections (+++) in elderly chronic or subacute, worse in cold weather, with great accumulation of mucopurulent secretions, hard and heavy, difficult expectoration (gives strength and helps expectorate) and cough, with rattling in the chest, often accompanied of nasal flaring and dyspnea. Asthma.


Antimonium iodatum
(+ +) Its main activity are the respiratory organs. Asthma, pneumonia, bronchitis, subacute and chronic colds that have dropped by from the head, with the characteristic of frequent attacks of coughing up frothy white or yellow thick mucus.


Silica
(+ +) Asthma, by repeated vaccinations. Dyspnea, like dust, worse before a storm or lying on his back, stooping, running or coughing, do some manual work or when walking quickly. Sighing respiration, deep, or panting.


Tuberculinum
"Follow Psorinum as a constitutional remedy in hay fever and asthma (Allen). When Tuberculinum fails, it is often Syphilinum advantage, producing a reaction.


Asclepias tuberosa
(+++) Acute and chronic bronchitis, capillary bronchitis in children. Cough dry, hard, tearing, causing pain in the head and abdomen, worse at night and in the morning, caused by irritation of the larynx or bronchi, with little expectoration, and dyspnea, with constriction of the throat. Painful breathing, especially in the left lung base. Asthma, worse after eating, smoking a bit worse, in paroxysms. Sharp stabbing pain in the left base, extending to the right side and left shoulder. Sharp chest pain, worse on movement of arms, a deep breath or stooping, bending forward better. Pleuritis, pleurisy (Bryonia), especially left base.


Blatta orientalis
(+++) Asthma, especially in stout people, especially associated with bronchitis. Severe coughing with dyspnea. The dyspnoea is worse at night and lying down and better for expectoration. Attacks worse in rainy weather.

Impending suffocation by a large accumulation of mucus. Tuberculosis much mucopurulent sputum.


Carbo veg
(+++) Is very suitable for people who have never fully recovered from the effects of some previous illness, which could range from measles, scarlet fever or whooping cough (especially asthma) to a drunk, an old wound, a Typhoid (Allen, Guernsey) or exposure to hot and humid air.


Dulcamara
Tickling (+++) laryngeal cough. Tracheitis with little cough and thick green sputum. Influenza. Bronchitis in children, in cold air and moist, fetid night sweats. Asthma worse in wet weather and cold, dyspnea, cough and noise, and copious expectoration. Cough and cold wet weather or getting wet or weather changes; must cough to expectorate a lot, especially in children and the elderly. Cough dry, rough, hoarse, or loose, with copious mucous expectoration.


Kali Bichromicum
(+++) Dyspnea or bouts of asthma to wake up at 2 hours, or after intercourse, or waking, worse lying down. Feeling of ulceration in the larynx. Hoarseness in the evening. Hoarse, harsh, nasal. Mucus in the larynx, with hawking. Croup Diphtheria spread to the windpipe, hoarse cough, metallic, with expectoration of thick mucus or molds fibroelastic of morning on waking, with dyspnea better lying down.


Kali sulph
(+++) Hoarseness from cold, fatigue talking. Asthma, bronchitis, pneumonia, whooping cough, etc.., With yellowish or greenish mucous expectoration, or profuse watery, easily removed, worse in a warm room or atmosphere.


Lobelia inflata
(+++) Tickling in the larynx, with frequent attacks of short cough. Spasmodic Asthma, worse from cold air or hot food. Dyspnea worse in the evening and night in the cold air, climbing stairs, after exertion, lying down, motion, with every pain (and seems to neutralize) and fast walking with cough or foreign body sensation in the throat; more on inspiration, with gastric symptoms, sometimes with a presentiment of death, with constriction in the chest, or tingling in the bottom of the sternum, to breathe deeply. Asthma hysterical.


Medorrhinum
Asthma (+++) damp cold, especially in children, better at the lake, during the attack, asks to be outdone, and dyspnoea is relieved only acostodo on his stomach or on her face and sticking his tongue "( Allen) or on the knees and elbows, or knees and support the chest on a chair or bed.

Dyspnea was aggravated by the slightest exertion or lying on the left side and expiration (can not exhale the inspired air) feels obstructed larynx.


Natrum sulph
(+++) Asthma appears or worsens with every change of weather when you take wet or cold, especially in children, worse from 4 to 5 am, and rattling in the chest, worse on the seafront . Dyspnea, especially in wet weather, in children with cough, strain, walking, from flatulence, with a desire to breathe deeply, especially in time eluvioso. And dry cough with tickling sensation in the trachea to be very raw, worse at night, with feeling of emptiness and chest pains, relieved by sitting and holding his chest with both hands, with pain in his left arm, cough with expectoration thick, greenish, sticky. Asthma with hay fever.


Antimonium tart
(+) Shortness of breath, worse lying down (the child breathe better sitting upright), better coughing, can not lie down or just on the right side. Asthma worse at night, at 3 am, with coughing, mucus in the trachea, coughing and better sitting with head on the table. Cough with ral, spasmodic, choking, at 3 am or 4 a.m. or 23 hours or 22 to 1 am, by the lower intake of food or hot drinks, forcing him to sit up in bed (Con., Puls., Phos.) (supported by another person for his great weakness) with nausea and vomiting, belching better, with very little or no expectoration. Asphyxia Neonatorum pale (Camph.): the child is born pale, not breathing, gasping. It relieves the death agonies (Tarent.). Capillary bronchitis (giving a dose 1000th., Generally, is saving) and bronchopneumonia in infants: the child can not suck and every attempt ends with screams, better sitting upright. In all acute respiratory diseases, if there are characteristics above: bronchitis, pneumonia, bronchopneumonia, pleuropneumonia, flu or other origin, pulmonary edema, pulmonary atelectasis, pulmonary hepatization postneumonía (if Sulph. Does not act, is one of the best remedies). Right-sided pneumonia, and jaundice (Allen).


Arsenicum album
(+) Asthma with the mental picture classic, worse at night, after midnight, especially at 2 to 3 am, in old, suppressed eruptions. Dyspnoea, worse at night, in bed at midnight or, worse, after midnight, especially at 2 am, which is the prime time aggravation. It is impossible to breathe deeply and can not lie because it aggravates their dyspnea, and after straining, climbing, walking or turning around in bed or warm clothes or by talking or laughing, coughing, sweating and feeling as if dyspnea was caused by dust or smoke, better sitting up and leaning forward. Wheezing at night when lying down.


Allium sativum
(+ +) Bronchial catarrh with difficult expectoration, gelatinous. Bronchiectasis with fetid expectoration, cough from smoking, which causes foul breath (Chapters). Rales constant bronchi. Asthma. Coughing after eating or outdoors. Hemoptysis. Pulmonary tuberculosis: cough and sputum production decreases, the temperature becomes normal, weight gain and sleep becomes regular "(Boericke).


Arsenic iodatum
(+++) Dry cough, hoarse with feeling of hurt in the larynx, which is sore. Asthma, especially from 23 to 2 am; needs to sit. Chronic pneumonia, not cured, with abundant expectoration, purulent, yellowish or greenish. Chronic bronchitis with shortness of breath and difficult expectoration. Bronchopneumonia postgripal. Exudative pleurisy. Pulmonary tuberculosis with profuse mucopurulent sputum and hoarse cough. It is one of the best medicines at the beginning, even better after Sulfur.


Lachesis
Asthma attacks, with a desire to have the doors and windows open, better to be leaning forward, sometimes with vomiting and sweats. "The least thing that comes close to the mouth or nose interferes with breathing" (and will cause choking or suffocation) "needs to be shielded, but slowly and at a distance" (Allen).

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