A Case of Migraine

This is the case of a lady aged 36 years with severe Migraine since 10 years.
She used to have severe Headache accompanied by vomiting. Headache ameliorated by pressing the root of her nose. Severe headaches would prevent her from all daily activities. Once triggered, it would continue for days with no relief, even by painkillers.

OTHER SYMPTOMS RECORDED
• Scanty menstruation

PATIENT’S PAST MEDICAL HISTORY
• Backache
• Anal fissure
• Low blood pressure

PERSONALITY
The lady was a very extroverted, social person. She was a very emotional person having an intuitive nature. Her memory was very sharp. She couldn’t tolerate tight clothing. She couldn’t
tolerate hot weather. Her headaches were aggravated by the smell of coffee.

MEDICINE PRESCRIBED
After a detailed analysis of her case she was prescribed a dose of a homeopathic remedy called LACHESIS 200, and she was called after 10 days for her follow-up.

FOLLOW-UPS
First follow-up after 10 days: The patient had her menses which were better regarding flow, and the intensity of her headaches was also better. With each further follow-ups: The patient’s frequency and intensity of headaches got reduced. There was also a transient recurrence of her old complaint of backache, which passed away shortly.

 


 

A Case Of Urticaria With Allergic Rhinitis

This is the case of a lady aged 40 years with Urticaria for the past 6 years, aggravated by anxiety and thinking. She had to take anti-allergic drugs frequently for the same.

OTHER SYMPTOMS RECORDED
• Sneezing with a running nose, aggravated in the morning
• Pain in small joints of hands, ameliorated by warmth and pressure
• Recurrent sore throats with a feverish sensation, accompanied by weakness and bitter taste in mouth

PATIENT’S PAST MEDICAL HISTORY
• Rheumatic fever

PERSONALITY
The patient was an introverted lady with a very scientific, racing mind. She was a logical thinker. She would go into depth of each subject she studies. She was an over-achiever throughout her
academic career. She was a perfectionist.
She had a complaint of claustrophobia, i.e. a fear that she will be suffocated. She was very time-bound, and always anxious about time. She couldn’t stand any disorder. She couldn’t tolerate
cold weather.

MEDICINE PRESCRIBED
After a detailed analysis of the patient’s case, she was prescribed a dose of a homeopathic remedy called ARSENIC ALBUM 1M, and she was called after 1 week for her follow-up.

FOLLOW-UPS
First follow-up after 1 week: The patient complained of increased sneezing and nasal discharge.
In her next follow-up after 15 days: The patient’s urticaria and her joint pains were much better, and with each subsequent visits, her condition got better with no complaints left.

 


A Case Of Dysmennorhoea

This is the case of a girl, aged 16 years, with severe pain in her abdomen starting one day before and continuing for the first two days of her menses. The pain used to be severe preventing her from normal activity, and accompanied by nausea and loss of appetite.

OTHER SYMPTOMS RECORDED
• Myopia with pain in eyes on straining

PERSONALITY
The patient was a very timid and mild girl, with a fear of darkness. She would wake up at night if the light was switched off. She was also a reserved person by nature, especially shy in front of strangers. She was very good in her studies, always studied on her own, with lots of anticipatory anxiety before exams. She couldn’t tolerate cold weather.

MEDICINE PRESCRIBED
After a detailed analysis of her case, she was prescribed a dose of a homoeopathic remedy called SILICEA 1M, and she was called after 1 month for her follow-up.

FOLLOW-UPS
First follow-up after 1 month: The patient had pain in her abdomen, but only during the first day of her menses.
Second visit: The patient had a rash over her arms which disappeared after a short while.
With subsequent follow-ups: The patient’s menstrual pain reduced slowly and she started having normal periods, with some improvement in her myopia too.