Arnica montana is made from a plant and is used to minimize the immediate effects of shock, falls, bruising, bleeding and injuries caused by blunt objects. It helps traumatized tissues to heal. Excellent for use just before and after surgery (including dental), childbirth, and sore muscles due to unaccustomed exercise.
Sudden shock, fright, or fear of death (i.e. seeing or experiencing a car accident or death). Restlessness. Sudden intolerable pains. Ailments after exposure to dry, cold wind, cold drafts. Ailments or shock after an injury. Ailments after strong emotions.
A safe and more effective alternative to the flu vaccine is Oscillococcinum, a homeopathic remedy that has over 75 years of clinical use in France for the treatment of flu and flu-like symptoms.
* Safe for the whole family (including babies and pregnant or nursing moms)
* No side effects
* Stops flu symptoms at the onset
* Recommended and used by doctors worldwide
Another great remedy for the flu when the symptoms are vomiting and diarrhea at the same time.
As the name suggests, Arsenicum is made from Arsenic, the common poison. Not to worry though, homeopathic remedies can be so dilute as to no longer have any molecules left in them. Remedies carry the energetic imprint of the original substance on them. That is why one cannot overdose on even a whole bottle.
Arsenicum is a common travel companion, used for 'Delhi Belly', traveller's diarrhea, and food poisoning.
Common uses for Chamomilla are teething problems, fevers, diarrhea, colic, earaches and difficult/irritable behaviour. Mostly used as a children's remedy. Typical behaviour of someone needing chamomilla is very irritable and restless. They are highly sensitive to pain. They may get angry if you so much as look at them. Nothing satisfies them. They can be demanding and aggressive. They will ask for a thing and then change their mind.
This remedy may be indicated:
If your symptoms are worse in cold damp weather, worse in the morning when getting up and gradually gets better after moving around for a bit but hurts again at the end of the day or after strenuous activity. Joints feel better with heat.
Take 2-3 pellets 1-2 times a day for a maximum of 2 weeks.
If your symptoms are worse by motion/exertion and better by pressure or cold air try Bryonia 30c.
Allium cepa 30c
For symptoms similar to cutting an onion. Burning, watery eyes and runny nose.
Copious watery nasal discharge; spasmodic sneezing; itching in the nose; and red, runny eyes.
Lots of sneezing, copious nasal discharge, burning of the eyes, coughing only during the day and symptoms are worse in the sunlight.