Obesity is a state or a medical condition in which so much fat has accumulated that it becomes a health problem. This should not be seen just from a cosmetic point of view. While most of the persons may be concerned about their looks if they are overweight, the detrimental effects are not confined to spoiling one’s looks. Obesity is a complex disease, there is no single cause for this. Eating habits, eat unhealthy foods, modern life style changes, family history of obesity, some hormonal imbalances are the common causative factors for obesity. Too much body weight predisposes one to a variety of diseases like diabetes, heart disease, blood pressure, spinal problems, arthritis, and varicose veins and so on. Talking of Homeopathic treatment for weight loss or to cure obesity, Homeopathy does not offer any wonder cure for this problem. Homeopathy helps by regulating the metabolic system of the individual. One needs to take into account a lot of things before selecting the right course of treatment. These things relate to other symptoms or conditions that may be present or the person may be suffering from. A lot of importance is given to the reason, if any can be found that stimulated weight gain.
Best Homoeopathic remedies for Obesity:
Calcaria carbonica:This medicine is prescribed to those flabby people who are profusely sweating, especially at the night. It is also good for obese children, who are fat and potbellied. Forehead and palm sweating. Mind symptoms of Calcaria carb are anxiety and anguish, excited by fancies or frightful stories, also with shuddering and dread during the twilight or at night. Excessive anguish with palpitations of the heart. Hypochondriacal humour with fear ofbeing ill. Shortness of breath because of overweight. Patient feels hungry immediately after eating.
Phytolacca Decandra: This homeopathic drug is prescribed to those who is facing the problem of excessive weight. Dryness of throat, difficulty in swallowing, general soreness, feeling of itching throughout the body, blister tongue are the general symptoms of this remedy. Mind symptoms of the patient are delirium, indisposition to mental exertion, disgust for business on waking early in morning.Melancholy, gloom and indifference to life. Great fear and is sure she will die. Loss of personal delicacy, complete shamelessness and indifference to exposure of her person. Irritability and restlessness.Irresistible desire to bite teeth together.
Graphites: Graphites is one of the best choices to reduce excessive fat from the body. General symptoms like fatigue, irregular menstrual cycle, recurrent skin complaints etc. Mind symptoms of Graphites are discouragement and much weeping. Feels miserably unhappy. Agitation, compression of the heart, and anguish, as if at the point of death, or under the fear of some calamity, often with headache, vertigo, nausea, and perspiration. Anxious with inclination to grief, anxiety about the future, sometimes when seated at work, or at night, with impulse to quit the bed. Much inclined to grieve and cry in evening, whilst in forenoon she had laughed about every trifle, contrary to her habit. Weeping without cause.