Anxiety or Depression – Role of Homeopathy!

Anxiety or Depression – Role of Homeopathy!


By Dr. Kanan Khatau Chikhal, Homeopathy

About 15-30%of people go through depression. Most of them do nothing about it and continue to live a normal life. But things get worse with time. Unhappiness, lack of sleep and appetite, low self-esteem, persistent fatigue, all these become everyday companions. People are unable to enjoy events and holidays with family. Moreover, guilt spreads over for not really being ill but acting like an ill person.

Depression can be referred to as a psychiatric dysfunction which is generally associated with a recurrent feeling of sadness, loneliness, disinterest in daily affairs and low self-confidence. Due to the stresses of the modern lifestyle and constant anxiety, the occurrence of depression is on the rise and its affecting more people around the world.

Love disappointment, Loss in business, disharmony in the family, performance pressure, death of a loved one, some unfortunate events in life, Domination, Abuse sexual and physical are one of the main reasons of depression. Homeopathy lauds the benefit that it does not induce drug dependency and no side effects.


Depression can spring up because of hereditary factors, excessive substance abuse, hormonal imbalances, sudden shock or trauma and also anxiety. Depression tends to be chronic and can come back in timely intervals to hamper your life.


The symptoms of depression include loss of appetite, a recurrent feeling of exhaustion, tendencies of isolating oneself continuously, significant trouble while sleeping, abrupt mood swings, lack of concentration in daily affairs and recurrent feeling of melancholy.

Homeopathic Treatment for Depression-

Homeopathy is one of the most popular holistic systems of medicine. The selection of remedy is based upon the theory of individualization and symptoms similarity by using a holistic approach. This is the only way through which a state of complete health can be regained by removing all the sign and symptoms from which the patient is suffering. The aim of homeopathy is not only to treat depression but to address its underlying cause and individual susceptibility. As far as therapeutic medication is concerned, several medicines are available for depression treatment that can be selected on the basis of cause, condition, sensation and modalities of the complaints. For individualized remedy selection and treatment, the patient should consult a qualified homeopathic doctor in person.

Homeopathy Treatment:
Homeopathy reaches the root of the problem and finds ways to cure it completely.

  • Homeopathy claims, there are beneficial effects of herbs to treat moderate depression.
  • Homeopathy medicines have to be taken in certain doses. The duration is generally about eight weeks.

Homeopathy is the best remedy not only for anxiety or depression but for almost every condition.