Cholesterol is a fatty or waxy substance present in blood that is required for normal functioning of the body. High cholesterol does not cause symptoms. It is usually found during a blood test that measures cholesterol levels. Some people with rare lipid disorders may have symptoms such as bumps in the skin, hands, or feet, which are caused by deposits of extra cholesterol and other types of fat. The Homeopathic treatment for High Cholesterol not only helps in reducing the high cholesterol levels in blood, but also dissolves the cholesterol deposits clinging to arterial walls. Symptoms like chest pain, palpitations and shortness of breath can also be effectively controlled by the use of natural Homeopathic medicines. The natural Homeopathic remedies first help in reducing the high cholesterol levels in blood and secondly, they have the inherent power to dissolve the cholesterol deposits that have clung to the arterial walls and narrowed down their lumen. The Homeopathic medicines that work best for the patient are always selected based on the symptoms narrated by each individual.
Best Homoeopathic remedies for High cholesterol:
Crataegus Oxyacantha:This is a natural Homeopathic remedy that acts as a tonic for heart muscles that have become weakened due to reduced blood supply to heart as a result of deposits of cholesterol in the arteries. This Homeopathic medicine acts very efficiently in strengthening these weak muscles and regularizing the heart’s action. Crataegus Oxyacantha ranks as the top Homeopathic medicine for dissolving the cholesterol deposits in arteries. The patients requiring this Homeopathic medicine complainof difficulty in breathing after even a slightest exertion. Patient is Irritable, cross, melancholy, hurried, flurried feeling with rapid action of heart.An unusual rush of blood to the head with confused feeling; followed by a feeling of quiet and calmness mentally.
Baryta Muriaticum:This is the best natural Homeopathic medicine for elderly people who suffer from high cholesterol levels and where the arteries have become rigid with loss of normal elasticity. The systolic pressure is always on the higher side in these patients. Baryta Muriaticum is a very beneficial remedy where the cholesterol plaques have deposited in the arteries, leading to heart and brain affections. Heaviness and vertigo consequent to the reduced blood supply to brain can be tackled well with this Homeopathic medicine. Great anxiety, with gastralgia, nausea, and retching, has to bend double. Idiocy, mania of every form as soon as sexual desire is increased are the patient mind symptoms.
Strophanthus Hispidus: This is an excellent natural Homeopathic medicine for reducing the extreme effects of high cholesterol levels in blood. It is very effective and safe remedy which can be used in old age to tone up the weak heart muscles. It also has the capacity to drain off the dropsical affections that have occurred from extreme effects on heart due to high cholesterol deposits. The heart affections that have resulted as a combined effect of tobacco smoking and high cholesterol levels also cures this remedy. The other guiding symptoms are excessive palpitations, cardiac pain and breathlessness. Patient is irritative humour and precociously loquacious.