By Dr. Manish Satsangi, Homeopathy
Hormonal imbalance can cause various complications in the body. The primary symptoms which result from this disorder are premenstrual syndrome, menopausal syndrome and polycystic ovary syndrome. The symptoms of PCOS are growth of hair on face, infertility and acne. Symptoms of premenstrual syndrome are mood swings, depression and headaches. Menopausal syndrome also has similar symptoms to that of premenstrual syndrome.
Homeopathy is a holistic system of treatment that focuses on getting rid of the disease by eliminating the cause. Unlike conventional treatments, it does not cause any side effects.
The various homeopathic remedies for hormonal problems are:
1. Pulsatilla: Pulsatilla is a homeopathic remedy that is used in the treatment of PCOS that results from hormonal imbalance. It is also useful in cases when the periods become scanty. It is also used in the treatment of acne that results from PCOS.
2. Sepia: Sepia is another homeopathic remedy that is used in the treatment of hormonal imbalances. This remedy is recommended if you are affected by symptoms of hot flushes, tiredness and mood swings. You may experience dryness in the vagina, lack of desire for sex and burning sensations in the uterus.
3. Ignatia: Ignatia is used to treat symptoms of depression, sadness, emotional turmoil and mood swings which result from hormonal problems.
4. Calcarea Carb: Calcarea carb is a homeopathic remedy that is used in the treatment of sensitivity to cold air and weight gain that results from hormonal imbalances. If you experience heavy periods, then this is the right remedy for you. It also helps in the treatment of constipation. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a homeopath and ask a free question.