Homeopathic remedies can have various origins. Some are made from animals, plants and minerals. While others can be derived by synthesis of various chemical elements.
Silicea is a remedy of mineral origin. It is made from a silica powder. This mineral is called silicon dioxide. It is a mineral very present in nature. It can be observed in the form of rocks or crystals. But the human body also contains it.
Several forms are available for this remedy. There are suppositories, triturations and drops. Granules, drinkable ampoules and doses also exist.
The conditions of use of this homeopathic remedy
This remedy is widely used in homeopathy. It is indicated in case of suppuration of the ENT sphere. This suppuration can manifest itself by chronic pain in the ears, colds and winter nasopharyngitis. At the same time, it prevents winter angina and respiratory infections that tend to come back during the winter. Silica can be used in case of chronic cystitis and stye which tend to recur.
Its use in gynecology is multiple. As in case of vaginitis, chronic metritis and salpingitis. As well as in case of acute or chronic suppuration in the skin.
He also heals the constipation, diarrhea due to malabsorption syndrome and pinworm infection. These other therapeutic indications are as follows:
- Fungal infections between the toes, favored by excessive sweating of the feet.
- Rheumatology: inflammatory arthritis, osteoarthritis, delayed bone consolidation, algodystrophy, growth epiphysitis, osteoporosis.
- Physical and intellectual fatigue, tendency to discouragement, stage fright and shyness, sleep disorder, headache.
- Suppuration which appears following corticosteroid or antibiotic treatment, vaccination.
Recommended dosage of Silicea use in homeopathy
Silicea is to be taken apart from tobacco, coffee, mint and meals. The 2 forms are allowed to melt, that is to say the doses and the granules under the tongue.
5 granules of 30 CH per day treat the ENT disorders. chronic with suppuration. After 2 months, only one dose is taken for the next 2 months. It can be associated with other strains such as Thuya occidentalis, Pulsatilla, Natrum muriaticum or Tuberculum.
For prevent respiratory infections, take 1 dose of 30 CH per week for 4 months. The dose and duration are similar for treat chronic cystitis and gynecological disorders. Mycosis of the toes is treated with 1 dose of 15 CH per week for 3 months. The dose is similar in rheumatology but the intake is often associated with Calcarea phosphorica. As for the duration of treatment, it is 4 months.
For treat acute suppuration or chronic skin, start first with 5 granules of 9, 15 or 30 CH morning and evening. Then decrease the intake according to the improvements.
5 granules of 9 CH per day for 3 months regulate constipation and diarrhea due to malabsorption syndrome. 1 dose of 30 CH per week for 3 months treats pinworms and sleep disorders. As well as stage fright, shyness, physical fatigue and intellectual fatigue.