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Rashes (Homeopathy)

Remedy Options

Primary Remedies

Apis mellifica

This remedy relieves swollen, itching, burning skin or lips, relieved by cold applications.

Urtica urens

This relieves itching aggravated by cold and water.

Other Remedies

Histaminum

This remedy relieves symptoms of allergies, such as hay fever, hives or urticaria.

Dosage

Homeopathy Dosage Directions

Select the medicine that most closely matches the symptoms. In conditions where self-treatment is appropriate, unless otherwise directed by a physician, a lower potency (6X, 6C, 12X, 12C, 30X, or 30C) should be used. In addition, instructions for use are usually printed on the label.

Many homeopathic physicians suggest that medicines be used as follows: Take one dose and wait for a response. If improvement is seen, continue to wait and let the medicine work. If improvement lags significantly or has clearly stopped, another dose may be taken. The frequency of dosage varies with the condition and the individual. Sometimes a dose may be required several times an hour; other times a dose may be indicated several times a day; and in some situations, one dose per day (or less) can be sufficient. If no response is seen within a reasonable amount of time, select a different medicine.

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