The homeopathic strain is obtained from histamine. It is a chemical mediator present in the tissues of mammals. In the body, its release leads to:
- Regulation of gastric acid secretion
- Maintaining wakefulness and provoking wakefulness
- An immune system response, especially in cases of hypersensitivity
Among the immune responses it can cause, here are some examples: increased heart rate, contraction of intestinal muscles, vasodilation and many more. Moreover, this molecule is recognized in its role in allergic reactions.
Histamine is also present in certain foods. There are, moreover, foods that contain a large amount and cause pathological reactions called histamine poisoning. The main symptoms are facial redness, palpitations, diarrhea or nausea. In the case of histamine intoxication, the symptoms last up to a few hours and disappear spontaneously as they appeared.
Finally, here are some examples of foods rich in histamine: blue cheese, chocolate and brewer’s yeast.
When should this homeopathic medicine be used?
Histamine allows treat allergic skin reactions. It is mainly effective in cases of conditions such as:
- Urticaria, especially in case of skin lesion due to solar radiation (summer lucite)
- Allergic eczema
- Itchy skin
Still within the framework of skin problems, this homeopathic medicine is also useful in cases of skin dermography. It is a reaction of the skin which reddens and swells at the slightest scratch. Very often, the traces and redness last a long time.
In addition, in the case of angioedema following exposure to allergenic elements such as pollen or animal hair, Histaminum reduces the characteristic signs, namely:
- Vertigo and dizziness
- Digestive disorders: diarrhoea, vomiting, abdominal cramps
- Swelling of the tongue and throat
- Respiratory distress
Finally, on the ENT level, this homeopathic remedy treats asthma and allergic rhinitis.
At what dose to take it?
The allergic reactions are conditions that must be taken seriously. From the first signs, it is important to benefit from rapid medical care in order to limit the repercussions.
In case of preventive treatment, the recommended daily dosage for Histaminum is 5 granules in 7 CH, to be taken once a day.
In case of allergic attacks, this homeopathic medicine should be taken systematically and closely. The recommended dosage is 3 granules in 15 CH per dose. As soon as the symptoms improve, it is advisable to space out the doses. Moreover, when the signs tend to worsen, it is highly recommended to approach a health professional in order to know the treatment to adopt.
Finally, it should be noted that this information does not replace a diagnosis and a medical prescription. In the event of serious pathologies or high-intensity symptoms, it is wise to approach a doctor directly.