Vitiligo is a disease characterized by white patches on the skin due to loss of skin pigment. The white patches in vitiligo have clearly defined, sharp margins. In addition to the skin, the hair may also start turning white. Vitiligo is an autoimmune disease where the immune cells start to destroy the melanocyte cells.Symptoms and signs of vitiligo include loss of skin color in the form of depigmented, or white, patches of skin in any location on the body. Homoeopathy is able to give wonderful and miraculous cures in many cases of Vitiligo. This is due to the fact that homoeopathic treatment enhances the natural production of pigments. According to homoeopathic philosophy Vitiligo is not a disease in itself but an expression of an inner disturbed state of the body. Thus, the cure should occur at a level where things have gone wrong. In order to archive this, the patient is analyzed on various aspects of mental and physical and familial attributes and also a complete study is done on the psychological environment that the patient has gone through in his life. Vitiligo is a chronic disorder and can take considerable time even with the best of the homoeopathic treatment, for it to be completely cured.
Best Homoeopathic remedies for Vitiligo:
Natrum Mur: Top most remedy for vitiligo. Persons with introvert disposition. Such persons are very sensitive by nature. They have a tendency to weep. They often weep alone. They are averse to consolation, which worsens their mental state. A history of grief is often found in such instances. Persons needing Natrum Mur may dwell on past, unpleasant memories.The person remains depressed with weeping when alone and it always gets aggravated when someone tries to console. Patients cannot bare the heat of sun. They suffer from severe headaches when exposed to sun. Children talk late, cross, irritable and weeps from slightest cause. An unusual craving for salt.
Arsenicum Album:This is one of the best Homoeopathic remedies for vitiligo. The skin shows whitish spots and skin is dry, dirty and rough. Skin complaint alternating with respiratory complaints like asthma. . It is particularly helpful for patients who refuse to take the medicine because of the thought that death is near and it’s futile to take any medication. This symptom is accompanied by restlessness that makes the patient continually change position, excessive weakness and the patient can even faint. Patient is very restless with great fear if being alone and anxiety for simple things. Wants to be everything neat and clean, religious character is the key symptom of Ars.alb.