Each of the strains used in homeopathy has its own origin. Some come from plants, animals and minerals. Others are of chemical origin. However, 60% of the strains used are obtained from the plant kingdom. The homeopathic strain of Antimonium tartaricum is of chemical origin. Commonly, it is known as sodium antimonio tartrate. Two forms exist for this homeopathic remedy. Antimonium tartaricum can be taken in the form of granules or in the form of doses.
Under what circumstances should this homeopathic remedy be used and how?
Antimonium tartaricum is indicated in case of asthma, chronic bronchitis, bronchiolitis and emphysema. These diseases are characterized by a large difficulty coughing up phlegm. Mucus of thick aspect and in very large quantities. It regulates respiratory disorders and discomfort. Disorders and genes that are accompanied by noisy breathing and difficult or even impossible expectoration.
The pustular acne are also treatable with this remedy. These other therapeutic indications are as follows:
- Scars: which appeared as a result of acne or chickenpox.
- Vagal discomfort: characterized by intense pallor. It can cause unconsciousness and fainting.
The remedy Antimonium tartaricum is taken apart from tobacco and meals. As well as apart from mint and coffee. As a mode of consumption, the existing forms are allowed to melt under the tongue. You can take this remedy even during pregnancy or breastfeeding.
Recommended dosage for its use in homeopathy
The dilution to use depends on the expected effects. If you want to promote secretions, you must use low dilutions (4 or 5 CH). Conversely, if we want to stop them, we use high dilutions (9 or 15 CH).
In case of acute bronchitis with congestion, take 5 granules of 5 CH every 10 and 15 minutes. This timing should be maintained until sputum appears. Then renew the intake of 5 granules every hour for 24 hours. The condition should be reassessed after the first 24 hours.
For treat bronchiolitis and asthma attacks, Antimonium tartaricum should be alternated with other homeopathic remedies. The useful time to alternate each dose is 10 minutes. The other remedies are Blatta orientalis and Ipecac. The dose and the dilution to use are the same whatever the strain. That is to say 5 granules of a dilution of 5 CH. The intakes should be gradually spaced out according to the improvements over a period of 48 hours.
If used as a background treatment for asthma attacks, take 5 granules in the evening at bedtime. The dilution must be 5 CH and the duration of the intake is 3 months.
5 granules of 9 CH morning and evening for 3 months treat scars from chickenpox and acne. The dose to be used in case of vagal discomfort is 5 granules of 7 CH. They should be taken every 10 to 15 minutes. The socket must then be spaced out according to the improvements. Improvement that usually comes quickly.