(Last Updated on : 27/07/2011)
There are a number of treatments available in Homeopathy
in Acidity. Excessive intake of non-vegetarian, spicy or fried foods and mental tension give rise to hyper-acidity. If the condition is not treated in time, an ulcer may develop in the stomach as well, thus further worsening the condition.
Homeopathic Treatments for Acidity
There are various homeopathic treatments for this disease, but the patient's symptoms should always match with the concerning symptoms of the medicine.
Argentum Nitricum 30
If the patient is suffering from burning and pain in the stomach with severe belching and flatulence i.e. gas. There is a sensation of splinter in the stomach. There is a great liking for sugar, sweets and salt. However, consumption of sweets causes diarrhoea. Diarrhoea
is also caused by undue apprehension just before embarking upon an important activity. The presence of all these symptoms seriously needs the consumption of the medicine Argentum nitricum 30.
Carbo Veg 30
Acidity from consumption of alcohol, coffee
, meat and fish, causing incessant sour or rancid eructation is the symptoms of taking this medicine. So much gas accumulates in the stomach that the victim feels the abdomen will burst. There is an intolerance of tight clothing around the abdomen. These symptoms are very much important to take the medicine Carbo veg 30.
This medicine is an excellent remedy for severe burning in the stomach, associated with pain in the forehead. Intensely sour eructation occurs, frequently culminating into vomiting of a sour fluid. The whole body and also the stools smell sour. Indeed, Robinia 30 is the remedy of first choice in the treatment of acidity.
Nux Vomica, a homeopathic treatment for acidity and belching is obtained from strychnine which is basically a toxic material available in the seeds of Poison-Nut Tree. Nux Vomica is generally used for treatment of numerous health problems related to indigestion. Nux Vomica is prescribed to people who suffer from tension and stress and are enthusiastic, grouchy and spiteful by nature. It can be taken before going to sleep as it is most effective when the mind and body is at rest.
Thus the above mentioned homeopathic remedies can be used when a person suffers acidity, indigestion or other stomach related problems.