Thyroid gland is a butterfly shaped gland present in neck. It secretes three thyroid hormones T3, T4 and calcitonin which help in regulating body metabolism and body temperature. The hyperthyroidism is hormonal disorder. In this condition your thyroid gland produces excessive thyroid hormones. The thyroid disorders are more prevalent in hilly Himalayan areas of India. The over activity of thyroid gland could be because of many reasons. Few of them are enlisted below
Signs and symptoms
Homoeopathic medicines are not alternative to underlying treatment of modern medicine. Homoeopathic medicines give amazing symptomatic relief in complaints of hyperthyroidism. Along with homoeopathic treatment we also provide suitable diet for our patients of hyperthyroidism and lifestyle corrections. Because we believe that a healthy lifestyle is also important along with medicinal treatment.
The best acting homoeopathic medicines in the complaints of thyroid gland
Iodium is great homoeopathic medicine. It has amazing results in hyperthyroidism. It gives relief from ravenous hunger. Iodium improves the muscle tone of patients who has faced muscle wasting. Despite of great appetite the iodium patients look thin and feel weakness. Patient feels Palpitation on slightest exertion.
Arsenicum album patient is having mental irritability with physical weakness along with his thyroid complaints. Palpitation is frequently observed in hyperthyroidism patient. There is great exhaustion after the slightest exertion. Patient has an unquenchable thirst.
This medicine is given to the muscular weak patients. The patient is having emaciated look. The patient has Dilatation of pupils. Patient has tendency of fainting.
Ferrum MetallicumThe patient has mental irritability. Though patient looks strong he has profound weakness. Palpitation is worse by movement. Patient sweats profusely. Patient is intolerant to heat.
Mercurius solubilis is very powerful homeopathic medicine. This homoeopathic medicine gives great relief in complaint of hair loss. Patient has weakness and trembling from least exertion. Patient has oily skin and profuse perspiration.
Debility is very marked in these patients. Phosphoricum acidum gives great relief in complaints of hair loss. The patient is suffering from weight loss. Mental irritability with physical debility is present with thyroid dysfunctions.
Anacardium orientale is the most effective homoeopathic medicine in the complaints of hunger pangs of patients of hyperthyroidism. The emotional anxiety of these patients is relieved by eating. These personalities are weak despite of huge appetite. Patient has paralytic weakness in limbs and cramps in calves.
Arnica Montana personalities have canine hunger. Patients feel sleepless and restless at night. Muscular wasting with soreness in limbs is presented by patient. Along with homoeopathic medicine arnica Montana personalities require to pay attention to nutritious food and healthy lifestyle.
Baryta carbonica is specially indicated in hyperthyroidism when patient is weak physically with numbness of limbs and pain in joints. The look of patients face is as if stared look with dilated pupils. Patient feels hungry always.
Prolonged hyperactivity of thyroid gland causes disturbed metabolism in these patients causing the weight loss and muscle weakness. Muriaticumacidum is greatest homoeopathic medicine useful in these kinds of sufferings of patients. These personalities are very lean and thin physically despite of ravenous appetite. Weakness in limbs is constant complaint presented by these patients which is relieved by proper doses of homoeopathic medicine.
Natrum muriaticum is one of those homoeopathic medicines made up of minerals. Natrummuriaticum is made up of chloride of sodium. The patient has frequent hunger pangs and unquenchable thirst. This is a great medicine for the complaint of muscle wasting and weakness of bone due to hyperthyroidism.
Thyroid gland is a butterfly shaped gland present in neck. It secretes three thyroid hormones T3, T4 and calcitonin which help in regulating body metabolism and body temperature. The deficiency in the secretion of these thyroid glands hormones lead to many functional disturbances in the body. The deficiency of these hormones is called hypothyroidism.
Hypothyroidism is hormonal disorder.
Hypothyroidism is more prevalent in hilly areas, especially in hilly Himalayan areas of India due to iodine deficiency.
Hypothyroidism is also very common in old age people.
Causes of deficient secretion of thyroid hormones are listed below<
Signs and symptoms
Homoeopathic medicines are not alternative to underlying treatment of modern medicine. Homoeopathic medicines give amazing symptomatic relief in complaints of hypothyroidism. Along with homoeopathic treatment we also provide suitable diet for our patients of hypothyroidism and lifestyle corrections. Because we believe that a healthy lifestyle is also important along with medicinal treatment.
The best acting homoeopathic medicines in the complaints of thyroid gland
Calcarea carbonicum is indicated in patients who have a sluggish metabolism. The patients are of fair complexion and obese. There is a thyroid dysfunction in calcarea patient which presents with swollen or inflamed thyroid gland. These patients are very sensitive to cold environment. These patients along with hypothyroidism suffer from menstruation disorders like heavy flow or too early flow.
This great homoeopathic medicine is prepared from pepper. Causticum patients are mentally as well as physically weak. They feel exhausted. There is strong feeling of depression. The digestion of these patients is very feeble. Muscle aches and joint pain is also a common complaint in these patients along with hypothyroidism.
The patients to whom ferrum metallicum medicine is indicated are very strong in appearance but weakness is felt by them. Normal speaking or walking too leave them exhausted. The patient is very irritable mentally due to physical weakness. Menses are too early or too profuse or the flow continues for many days
This is most commonly used medicine in hypothyroidism. Almost all of the complaints of hypothyroidism are covered with this great medicine. The patients has tendency of weight gain. The chronic constipation is associated with thyroid disorder. The female patients of hypothyroidism often present with delayed menstruation or scanty flow. Great weakness is observed by physician in patients.
Ambragrisea is prescribed to treat hypothyroidism of patients who are old age and weakened in general. These patients often gain weight along with hair loss. Ambragrisea helps to stop hair loss in women due to hypothyroidism. The ambragrisea persons are generally obese.
Ammonium muriaticum is homoeopathic medicine used to treat hypothyroidism in patients who are having fat and sluggish temperament. Hoarseness of voice in women with hair loss is a common complaint of these personalities which gets relief by having proper doses of ammonium muriaticum by homoeopathic physician.
An Antimonium personality has weak metabolism and tendency to grow fat. Headache with heavy hair loss due to hypothyroidism is ameliorated by this wonderful homoeopathic medicine. These people are always sleepy during the day time and very sensitive to heat.
BarytaCarbonicum is homoeopathic medicine used to treat hypothyroidism of patients who are very sensitive to cold and has weakness. Hair loss is one of the associate complaints.
Kalium Carbonicum personalities have alternating moods of anxiety and fear. Kali carb acts well in menstrual irregularities along with hypothyroidism. KaliumCarbonicum is one of the homoeopathic medicines which are prepared from minerals. This medicine gives best results in the disorders which are due to the deficiencies of certain hormones such as thyroid hormones.
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos)
Polycystic ovarian syndrome is a common disorder found in women and girls due to sedentary lifestyle and lack of exercise. It is a hormonal disorder. It causes growth of single or multiple cysts on the ovaries. These unnatural cysts on ovaries create functional disturbances like irregular periods and infertility in females.
Sign and symptoms
A) Delayed menstruation
B) Irregular menstruation
C) No menstruation
Top homoeopathic medicines used in the treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome
Calcarea is well suited to fair and flabby person. Due to lack of nutrition person gets easily exhausted. Sharp sticking type of pain is present with weakness of affected part. PCOS is associated with obesity and Irregular menses in Calcarea Carbonicum patients. Patient complaints of acne on face. Unwanted male pattern hair growth on face and chest of female is also present in Calcarea Carbonicum patients.
Causticum is indicated when there are menstrual disorders like delayed menses or no menstrual flow. Reduced menstrual flow with Weakness is common menstrual complaint in Causticum patients. Emotional irritability, Mood swings are observed in these patients.
This remedy is commonly used in complaints of polycystic ovarian syndrome. Kaliummuriaticum is best indicated medicine when her menses are too late or scanty with acne containing thick white matter in it.
Graphite is best indicated homoeopathic medicine in the complaints of PCOS where menses are too late. Constipation is associated with delayed menses in women they often suffer with male pattern voice changes. Graphite is indicated when ovaries are swollen. Graphite works wonderfully for the complaints of acne which are painful and itching.
Dulcamara is prescribed when menses are delayed or suppressed. In dulcamara patient Acne bleeds on scratching. These patients are usually overweight, and this medicine gives them good results in weight loss along with menstrual irregularities.
This medicine is given when a person is very irritable with thick white coated tongue. Antimonium is indicated in women suffering from PCOS who has acne with dry skin. Acne is pustular with burning sensation and itching. The ovarian region of abdomen (lower abdomen) is painful and tender to touch.
Kalium carbonicum personalities are fleshy with weakness tendencies. Her menses are too early or too late or too scanty. Her menses are very painful with violent backache. Along with her PCOS complaints patient has hair loss which is observed more at temples. Hair shafts are thin, brittle, and dry.
KaliumSulphuricum is one of homoeopathic medicine prepared from minerals. It is prepared from potassium sulphate. Kalium Sulphuricum is best indicated in complaints of PCOS such as amenorrhea, dark scanty menses and hair fall.
Conium maculatum is homoeopathic medicine acts wonderfully in signs and symptoms of PCOS. It helps in menstrual disorders like delayed, scanty menses due to ovarian cysts. Conium maculatum is indicated when ovaries are enraged and swollen with lancinating pain. There is pain in breast before and during menses.
Lycopodium clavatum acts wonderfully for ovarian cyst in female where patient is having too late menses which last too late. The right side ovaries are mainly affected and painful. These ladies mostly suffer from upper body obesity and hormonal imbalance.