Women and men can have several similar health problems and some health problems can be unique to women such as dysmenorrhea (painful periods), leucorrhoea, menopause and pregnancy. Most of the women have a tendency to neglect their own health and focus instead on their partner's and their children's. It is equally important that you care for yourself. Homeopathy offers amazing treatment solutions for all the problems that are unique to women like menopause, PMS, painful periods, heavy periods, periodic swelling and bloating, or other problems of being a woman. Homeopathic medicines are gentle and effective. They help the body rebalance its own hormones without hormone replacement therapy or drugs which have severe side-effects. Homeopathic medicines are effective in emotional issues of women as well.
Dysmenorrhea (or painful menstruation), affects about 50% of menstruating women. The pain in dysmenorrhea may start several days before menstruation, or may accompany it, and it usually subsides as menstruation tapers off. Homeopathy has several remedies for treatment of dysmenorrhea.
These include Belladonna, Chamomilla, Cimicifuga, Colocynthis, Magnesia phos, Nux vomica, Pulsatilla.
An experienced homeopath usually assesses the symptoms your constitutional type before determining the most appropriate remedy for you.
Leucorrhoea means white discharge which is an excessive secretion of the vagina. It has become a common problem and about 30 per cent of women have leucorrhoea that may be associated with discomfort and pain. The quantity of the discharge may be mild to severe. Several homeopathic remedies are effective in leucorrhoea.
Some of the remedies are
Some other remdies used in leucorrhoea are Lilium tigrinum, Kreasote, Borax, Alumina, Merc...