Injuries are very common in our day to day life and we need relief for the same immediately. At such times homeopathic medicines can be of great help. Here are some of the important homeopathic medicines which can be taken in various types of injuries.
1. FALL OR INJURIES FROM A BLUNT OBJECT
When you get hurt with a blunt object or when you had a fall, thereby there is a bruise or contusion (bluish black dis-coloration) along with pain, ARNICA MONTANA can bring about instant relief to the pain and also heals the condition.
2. CLEAN CUT INJURY BY A OBJECT WITH SHARP EDGES
3. PUNCTURED WOUNDS FROM A SHARP POINTED OBJECT
If there is a piercing injury from a sharp pointed instrument like a nail or glass, thereby puncturing the skin, LEDUM PAL will be of great help.
4. SPRAINS OR OVER-STRETCHING OF A PART
If you have a sprain after lifting heavy weight, or stretching trying to reach something or straining , at such time RHUS TOXICODENDRON can be thought of.
5. INJURY TO INTERNAL ORGANS POST A FALL OR JERK
When there is severe pain internally post a fall or jerk and there is an injury to some internal organs, BELLIS PERENNIS is the remedy of choice.
6. TOOTH EXTRACTION
7. FOREIGN BODY GETS LODGED
[CAUTION- If there is history of tuberculosis in a patient, such patients should not take self-prescribe silicea without homoeopathic doctor's advice]
[CAUTIONARY NOTE- In all of the above cases, if you are taking these medicines and there is no relief within 3-4 days then you should immediately consult your family physician.]