Homeopathy Medicine & Treatment for Eczema,
Allergic Dermatitis, Uriticaria, Skin Allergy, Psoriasis, Herpes
Herpetic eruptions with much itching, worse when getting warm in
bed; the skin is dirty, greasy, unwashed in appearance. Tinea capitis,
offensive matter oozes out. Sebaceous glands secrete in excess.
Eczema more on the sides of the head and face, cheeks and ears.
Eruption in the bends of joints. Pustules or boils remaining after
itch. A most important remedy in all skin affections and we should
not forget Tuberculinum and Syphilinum, for each has its special
field and symptoms. Clarke advises the nosodes, especially in leprosy.
Skin eruptions with gastro-energetic troubles; the skin is very
sensitive, slight friction causes chafing and soreness, especially
about the neck, scrotum and thighs. Crusta lactea on scalp and back
of ears. There is great itching; scartching relieves at first but
the parts become very sore. It will be all the more strongly indicated
if gastro-enteric symptoms be present. Vinca minor. Eczema of scalp
and face, matted hair and offensive odor. A crust is formed, the
discharge is retained underneath and causes the hair to fall out
or to mat together, forming the plica polonica. Viloa tricolor.
Hughes lauds this remedy and rarely uses any other in crusta lactea
and impetigo in children. It has crusts with a copious exudation
and it is accompanied with offensive urine. Staphisagria. Eruptions
worse on the occiput, eczematous eruption on the ears, yellow scabs.
Scratching changes the place of the itching. Eruptions forming figwarts
or condylomata; especially useful in sickly children after the abuse
#Ranunculus bulbosus. [Ran-b]
Vesicular eruptions along the course of the nerve; vesicles filled
with serum and burn greatly; large blisters form on a raw surface.
Herpes zoster. Pemphigus in the new born. Thickening of the skin
into yellow hard horny scabs. Ranunculus sceleratus. Vesicular eruption,
with thin, acrid discharge, large blisters.
#Nitric acid. [Nit-ac]
Our great remedy in ulcers when these symptoms are present. 1. Ragged
zigzag, often raised edges. 2. Profuse granulations, proud flesh.
3. Vascular, bleeding easily where touched. 4. Splinter-like pains
in them. Sycotic excrescences.
An indicated remedy in hives when of gastric or uterine origin,
or with diarrhea and chilliness; hives after eating pork, fruit
or buckwheat cakes. Scanty menses. Hives with profuse menses call
for Belladonna. Hempel recommends Aconite and Ipecac in Hives. Antimonium
crudum. Urticaria of gastric origin. Urtica urens. Intense intolerable
fiery itching of the skin from any trifling change in the temperature.
Itching swellings on the fingers also indicate Urtica. Face blotched.
Note the urinary symptoms which will often accompany. Dulcamara.
Suppression of the hives, with catarrhal symptoms arising. Nettle
rash, chronic cases always worse at beginning of winter, itching
always on exposure to cold air as when undressing. Rhus. Hives,
with ague or rheumatism worse in cold air. Bovista. Hives with diarrhea.
Calcarea carbonica. Chronic urticaria, worse from drinking milk.
Terebinth. Hives form shell fish. Kali bromatum. Hives or acne,
with nervous symptoms. Chloral. A very useful remedy for hives,
will often relieve in the form of a grain of Chloral dissolved in
a glass of water and a teaspoonful given at a dose. It suits large
wheals coming on suddenly from a chill.
#Apis mellifica. [Apis]
Urticaria, with cold or intermittent fever; there is a sudden eruption
of welts with terrible itching Lichen and erythema nodosum. Sulphur.
Itching hives over whole body, worse from warmth of bed; chronic
cases. Radium. Itching all over body, burning of skin as if a fire.
Such a general itching very often is a precursor to serious affections.
It may even be a pre-growth symptom of cancer.
Brownish spots on the skin. Herpetic conditions about the knees
and ankles,in the bends of joints and behind the ears, at first
dry, it becomes moist and discharges copiously. Yellow spots, liver
spots; urticaria worse from warmth of bed. Ringworms, herpes circinatus.
Chronic nettle rash after milk or pork. Tellurium. Ringworm is children.
Psoriasis, annular type. Eruption shows bleeding points when scales
are removed. Baryta carbonica. Eczema on dorsa of hands, skin rough,
dry and chapped. Herpetic eruptions. Sepia is also a remedy in psoriasis.
#Hepar sulphur. [Hep]
Moist eruption in folds of skin and itching in the bends of joints;
the skin is extremely sensitive and suppurates easily, and pimples
form around ulcers. Humid eczema of the scalp, sore and sensitive
to touch. Eczema of the scrotum and genital organs, boils. It is
especially useful after the abuse of salves or ointments containing
containing zinc or mercury. Graphites is distinguished by not having
the sensitiveness. Silicea. Skin suppurates easily. Onchia at roots
of nails. Fluoric acid. A powerful antipsoric and produces itching
red vesicles with tendency to scale off; very valuable in eczema.
#Kali muriaticum. [Kali-m]
One of the most satisfactory remedies in the treatment of eczema
capitis and moist eczemas, especially when chronic and obstinate
in character. This observation has been repeatedly verified. Cartier
and our Brazilian confreres endorse it. It is also a most useful
remedy in acne and in sycotic skin manifestations.