Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is the most common type of autoimmune arthritis. Itis a chronic inflammatory disorder that can affect more than just your joints. In some people, the condition also can damage a wide variety of body systems, including the skin, eyes, lungs, heart and blood vessels. It is caused when the immune system is not working properly. RA causes pain and swelling in the wrist and small joints of the hand and feet. Tenderness and warmth of the affected joints. Stiffness of the joints usually worse in the morning time. Treatments for RA can stop joint pain and swelling. Homeopathy is effective in reducing the symptoms of joint inflammation in RA. It does not aim at providing short term relief for RA. On the contrary, Homeopathic medicines for RA are aimed at completely curing and eradicating the inflammation of the joints. Of course, this requires some time as the immune system has to get back into its original shape. Homeopathic treatment is by far the best treatment for RA when one considers the long term effects of the treatment. It is purely a natural treatment for RA and no steroids or synthetic medicines are used.
Best Homoeopathic remedies for Rheumatoid Arthritis:
Colchicum Autumnale:Homeopathic medicine Colchicum Autumnale is suitable for juvenile rheumatoid arthritis where the slightest touch worsens joint pain. The child who needs Colchicum Autumnale screams in pain when the affected joint is touched. The joints of fingers, toes, wrist and ankle are mainly involved. These affected joints are stiff, hot, painful and swollen. Joint pain that worsens at night is another prominent sign in Colchicum Autumnale.Tingling in the fingers, as if they had been frozen. Tingling in the finger nails. Rheumatic and arthritic tearing in the limbs, and other parts of the body, especially in warm weather. Mind / symptoms of Colchicum are great dejection, Ill-humour and Peevish. Patient is dissatisfied with everything.The sufferings appear insupportable. The least external impression drives him to distraction.Weakness of memory.Great desire for rest and disinclination to every mental exertion and absence of mind. Forgetfulness and distraction.
Actea spicata:This is the best homoeopathic remedy rheumatic pains remedy affecting more prominently the small joints and wrists. The joints swell after slight fatigue. The pains are tearing, drawing in nature. In Rheumatoid arthritis right arm and right wrist are specially affected and there are pains like rheumatism in face. Pains are of a violent, tearing, drawing character, worse by touch or movement. Pains of this kind running from decayed tooth to temples. Swelling of the joints from slight fatigue may be regarded as very characteristic. It is especially suited for Rheumatoid arthritis in men. Pains are increased from motion, change of temperature and cold air. Patients have fear of death, especially at night in bed. Furious delirium also during the fever. Effects of exertion of mind and fright mental anxiety.