Where to start with using Homeopathy for Hayfever?? !!
Homeopathy for hayfever is often a first step for people to home prescribe remedies for themself or their family.
The remedies listed here are the most popular remedies which people use to home prescribe. If hayfever is recurrent or ongoing, then a consultation is best to treat the person holistically.
Homeopathy treats individuals with symptoms, rather than just symptoms. The uniqueness of each person is paramount for finding good matching remedies.
Homeopathy for Hayfever – Popular Remedies for Home Prescribing
Think of when you’re chopping an onion. These are the symptoms that Allium Cepa helps – eyes and nose irritated (because Allium Cepa is Red Onion!). Burning watery eyes. Burning within the nose. Nose runs or drips constantly which can burn the upper lip. Lots of sneezing. Throat may be hoarse or tickly. (Nose discharge burns, eye discharge doesn’t usually).
Burning pain in nose, eyes and/or throat which feels better for warm application or drinks. Nose feels blocked yet continues to flow, which burns the upper lip. Nose also itchy and burning inside. Sneezing. Burning watery eyes which burn the skin around the eyes making them red and sore looking. Burning pains/sensation is key to Arsenicum.
Eyes inflamed, irritated, burning, itching. Watery burning eyes. Eyes feel gritty. Wakes with eyes crusted and dried. Watery mucous from nose and sneezing, doesn’t burn. (Eye discharge burns, nose discharge doesn’t).
This remedy is made from a mixture of …… you guessed it – mixed pollen! So if pollen is your problem setting off your hayfever, this could be a good remedy for you. Especially if some of the other remedies are not working for you. [this remedy can be ordered from the online homeopathic pharmacies]
Symptoms much worse in the morning. Sneezing and runny nose in the morning. But nose feels dry and blocked at night. (Might be a tad irritable! as Nux Vomica is an irritable remedy).
Itching watery eyes, better for cold applications. Worse for heat (sun, warm drinks/food). Discharge from nose watery, might turn yellow/greenish. Wants fresh air to feel better.
Sneezing Sneezing and more Sneezing! With nose streaming. Aggravated by strong smells (such as flowers). Tingling and itching inside nose. Eyelids red and burning.
Itching of nose, throat, palate. Itch may extend into ear. Mouth and throat feel dry. Desire to clear the throat.
And there are many more homeopathic remedies for hayfever (and they’re just the ones that home prescribers like to use)! So if the above remedies are not resonating with your own particular symptoms, consider booking a homeopathic consultation.
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