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Homeopathic remedies for cancer

By  ,  Onlymyhealth editorial team
Jun 10, 2015
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  • Homeopathic remedies are effective in treating cancer.
  • It is a natural way to relax and de-stress.
  • Homeopathic drugs reduce pain.
  • Before symptoms get under control, they can worsen sometimes.

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Cancer is one of the most dreaded diseases.  Despite the advancements of conventional medicine in the management of cancer, it is still associated with significant morbidity and deaths, and the treatment of cancer is associated with several severe side effects. Cancer patients often use homeopathic medicines along with conventional cancer treatment for cancer palliation, treatment of side effects of cancer treatment and probably even for cancer cure.

More than 200 homeopathic medicines from plants, animal kingdom, mineral and metals have been found to be useful for treating cancer. Some of the common drugs that are used for treatment of cancer include Ammomia Carb, Astacus Fluviatilis , Anacardium Orientale, Antracinum, Cinnamomum, Cistuc Can, Calc Iod.,  Cubeba, Copaiva, Camphor, Cina, Gastein, Grindelia, Hedera Helix, Heloderma, Jaborandi, Juglan Regia, Lacerta, Murex, Myristica Seb., Myrica Ceri, Nat. Ars., Nux Moschata, Physostigma,  Raphagus, Ruta, Sinapis, Scrohularia, Teurinum, Terebinthina, Urea, Verat. Alb., Vinca Minor.

Homeopathy for cancer

Homeopathy for control of side effects

Conventional cancer treatments like radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and hormone therapy cause several side effects such as infections, nausea, vomiting, mouth sores, hot flashes, hair loss, depression, and weakness. Homeopathy remedies can control these symptoms and side effects. Homeopathic remedies like topical calendula for prophylaxis of acute dermatitis during radiotherapy and Traumeel S mouthwash in the treatment of chemotherapy-induced stomatitis are observed to be effective.

Homeopathy for treatment of cancer

Homeopathic remedies are safe, and some reliable clinical studies have shown that homeopathic remedies are effective in treating cancer and the side effects of cancer or its treatment. It is preferred as the natural way to help you relax and cope with stress, anxiety, depression and reduce other symptoms and side effects like vomiting, mouth sores, hair loss, depression, and weakness. These drugs reduce pain, improve vitality and sense of well-being, control the spread of cancer, and boost the immune system. The preferred way of treatment of cancer with homeopathy is to add the indicated homeopathic remedy as a complementary therapy to the conventional treatment.

Homeopathic medicines alone or along with conventional treatment has been found to be useful for brain tumors, cancer of cheek, tongue, esophagus, head of pancreas, rectum, ovaries, cervix, urinary bladder, breast, and prostate cancer.

Homeopathy for cancer

Caution with homeopathy

Homeopathic medicines are considered safe. Sometimes your symptoms may get slightly worse with treatment before they are in fact controlled.

A recent analysis showed that homeopathic medicines taken under the care of a trained homeopath was safe and had few side effects.

As homoeopathy is a holistic system of medicine it considers the person as a whole and not the disease alone. Homoeopathy is the favored treatment by many patients for cancer prevention, cancer palliation and probably even for cancer cure. If you intend to use homeopathic remedy for treatment of your disease or the side effects associated with conventional treatment consult a homeopath physician. If you are taking homeopathic medicines for cancer inform your cancer doctors before using homeopathic medicine and similarly tell your homeopath that you are taking conventional cancer treatment too.

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