Homeopathy for Cough. Pertussis

Definition of cough
Aspirations is one or more quick, sudden, violent and loud practiced with a closed glottis.

When the cough is not voluntary, is a reflex phenomenon which has a defensive purpose to which the body uses to rid the airways (bronchi, trachea, larynx) or inflammatory exudate extaño bodies placed in them.

A conitnuación are some of the homeopathic remedies for different conditions or symptoms that may have a cough.

This is a clear example of how homeopathy. Each mode has its specific homeopathic remedies to fulfill the said that homeopathy does not cure the disease but the sick.

First we have an outline of the various types of cough, then outlined some of these remedies of homeopathy with the description of the symptom that is.

For more information visit our Materia Medica in the corresponding remedy.

Homeopathy for Cough: Methods
Cough, barking: Aconitum napellus, Belladonna, Coccus cacti, Drosera rotundifolia, Hepar sulfur, Rumex crispus, Spongia Tosta.
Cough accompanied by vomiting: Antimonium tart, Bryonia alba, Drosera rotundifolia, Ignatia Amara, Ipecacuanha, Kali bichromicum.
Cough worsened by cold air: Arsenicum album, Causticum, Hepar sulph, Hyoscyamus niger, Phosphorus, Rumex crispus.
Cough worse in warm room: Allium cepa, Apis mellifica, Bryonia alba, Coccus cacti, Drosera rotundifolia, Kali sulph, Lycopodium clavatum, Pulsatilla, Senega, Spong toast.
Cough on lying: Arsenicum album, Drosera rotundifolia, Hyoscyamus niger, Pulsatilla.

Painful cough
- The person's head must be tightened. Alba Bryonia, Nux vomica, Sulfur.
- The person must squeeze the sides: Arnica montana, Bryonia alba, Drosera rotundifolia, Phosphorus.
- The person must be tightened throat: Aconitum napellus, Allium cepa, Belladonna, Drosera rotundifolia, Hepar sulfur, Phosphorus.

Productive cough (with phlegm many)
- It fails to cough up: tartaricum Antimonium, Arsenicum album, Bryonia alba, Belladonna, Calcarea carb Causticum Chamomilla vulgaris, Drosera rotundifolia, amara Ignatia, Ipecac, Sepia officinalis, Spongia Tosta.
- Cough-pitched: Arsenicum album, Drosera rotundifolia, Hepar sulph, Lachesis mutus.
- Cough Ronca: Aconitum napellus, Allium cepa, Belladonna, Carbo veg, Causticum, Drosera rotundifolia, Hepar sulph, Kali bichromicum.
- Accompanied by Nausea: Antimonium tart, Ipecac, Pulsatilla.
- During fever: Arsenicum album, Bryonia Alba, Calcarea carb, Carbo veg, China officinalis, Drosera rotundifolia, Dulcamara, Kali carbon / cum, Lycopodium clavatum, Pulsatilla, Silicea, Spongia Tosta, Sulfur.

Dry Cough:
- Dry night, productive day: Aconitum napellus, Bryonia alba, Conium, Hepar sulph, Hyoscyamus niger, Nux Vomica, Pulsatilla.
- In bed at night: Belladonna, Carbo veg, Hyoscyamus niger, Nux Vomica, Pulsatilla, Sepia officinalis.

Homeopathic Remedies for Cough
Drosera
(+++) Is, perhaps, the principal remedy for whooping cough (pertussis). Already noted Hahnemann in his Materia Medica Pura: "A single dose of 30th hundredth power (of Drosera) is sufficient to completely cure the whooping cough epidemic. Healing takes place from 7 to 8 days. Never give a second dose after the first, because it can not only prevent the good effect of the above, but even be detrimental. " "It's the most safe and effective" (Tyler Kent), she gave a single dose of the 30th or 200th, if there was some coughing, repeated after 15 days.

The cough of pertussis (whooping cough) of Drosera is a dry cough, desgarrarte, deep, barking, hoarse, spasmodic, tormenting, which occurs in violent paroxysms or fits of fifths that occur so quickly that you hardly get time to return breathing (Hydrocianic Acid.) and are of such intensity that is required to hold your stomach or chest with his hands, accompanied by nausea, retching, vomiting of food or mucus streaked with blood slightly, blue or red face, and often , epistaxis, protruding eyes, pouring sweats and anxiety. The child is very restless between the accesses.

The cough is worse after midnight, at 2 hours, warmth, lying, talking, drinking, and sing, laugh and mourn. Constant cough, flickering, jerky, whooping cough or not, children, starting just his head touches the pillow. Nocturnal cough in young tuberculous deep, with purulent sputum or hemoptysis often suppress coughing. Asthmatic cough. Cough with seizures. Dry cough at night, after measles. Cough: dry throat, as from dust from drinking or eating, for excitement, from foreign body sensation in the larynx, for tickling or laryngeal or tracheal irritation, for reading aloud by cigarette smoke, lying evening and night, during fever, during or after measles talking; suffocating, exhausting; nice; nervous. Asma speaking, worse sitting, better walking, with contraction of the throat with every word she takes. Severe bronchitis. Efforts to cough, a cough, ending in gagging and vomiting.


Aconitum
(+) Cough cold, dry air, barking, croupy, hoarse, dry, during fever or tingling or irritation of the airways, worse at midnight. Hemoptysis of bright red blood.


Antimonium tart
(+) 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.


Belladonna
(+ +) Laryngeal pain when coughing, swallowing, touching (drowning), to breathe, to move. Laryngitis. Laryngismus stridulus. Racking cough, violent, exhausting, paroxysmal, night, spasmodically after noon and night, dry, barking, hoarse, hollow, persistent, for foreign body sensation or smoke in the larynx or laryngeal irritation or tingling; breathing deep, ending with a sneeze. Coqueluque, with epistaxis and involuntary urination.


Acalypha indicates
(+++) Cough dry, hard, more violent at night, followed by hemoptysis, red blood with clots in the morning and dark in the afternoon or evening. Chest dullness on percussion, constant and severe pain. Incipient tuberculosis.


Allium cepa
(+++) Persistent cough by breathing in cold, tingling, laryngeal, worse in a warm room, laryngeal pain is sharp, especially when coughing, it seems that it would burst or rupture the larynx or feels like a rake I scraped up, which leads him to lash out from beginning to cough. Tickling laryngeal hoarseness. Sensation of constriction in the epiglottis. Pertussis. Oppression of breathing.



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, empyema.


Arsenicum album
(+) Cough in the evening in bed, or night, at 3 am, worse cold air, walking outdoors, the cool or cold drinks, hot drinks better, worse after drinking and lying down at night must sit start to cough. Moist cough during fever, exhausting, by tickling laryngeal sensation with sulfur vapor.


Calcarea carb
Cough: morning, evening or night, cold air, or cold and wet, for cooling, by the bathroom, for laryngeal constriction or tingling; by eating, during fever; after measles, by motion, by touching the piano, hoarse cough, loose after midnight. Pertussis. Dry cough at night, loose in the morning, before midnight. Coughing: Copious, offensive, purulent, yellow, acid taste, sweetish, putrid or salty, bloody, gray, greenish mucus.


Corallium rubrum
(+++) Violent cough, spasmodic, paroxysmal whooping cough, choking, barking, looking red coral, preceded by choking and vomiting followed by abundant mucus and exhaustion. It is one of the most important of the cough medicines, with a particular characteristic: the shortcuts are very violent and happen very quickly (Dros.), beginning the following when the former is about to end, how to link short coughing between yes cough is a real gun. Pertussis with epistaxis. Whistling inspiration (fifth). Cough caused because inspired air feels cold. Laryngismus stridulus. Dyspnea. Cough eat. Cold feeling in the respiratory tree to inspire. Yellowish expectoration, cold.


Bryonia
Pain in the trachea, coughing. Hoarseness. Desire to breathe deeply. Dyspnea worse when moving. The pain in general, and the stitches in the chest in particular, was breathtaking. Breathing rough, rough, sighing. Cough: deep breathing room or get into a hot dry during fever, as if from the stomach, should grab the chest with both hands from irritation in the epigastrium, for talking or smoking, eating or drinking (with vomiting ); as having smoke in the larynx; loose in the morning, painful, as if to blow the head and thorax; spasmodic.


Sulphurosum acid
(+++) Persistent cough, that is choking with abundant expectoration of watery mucus. Dyspnea with frequent deep breaths and involuntary.

Feeling of extreme tightness in the chest. Respiratory air pollution, or dust or smoke, especially in emphysema and asthma, especially in people (adults or children) who live in places or cities with heavy pollution. W. Gutman, who suggested this medication for the effects of pollution in the production and aggravation of this disorder (British Hom. JI 1969, p. 2.) Advises starting with the 30th C and then, if necessary, using higher powers, and even uses it as a preventative, on days with increased pollution in the atmosphere.


Calcarea phos
(+ +) By tickling cough, with dry throat and hoarseness, with yellowish expectoration, worse in morning, with stitches in the chest. Coughing during teething, 6 to 18 hours. Breathing frequent, short, difficult, or sighing. The child loses his breath when they stand. Constriction in the chest with dyspnoea, in the evening, better in bed. Pain through left base. Burning sensation in the chest, down into the throat.

Related Topics
Cough Pertussis
The lungs: their diseases (tuberculosis)
Homeopathy for Asthma

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