Apis mellifica, otherwise known as Apis, is made from a honeybee. … After this procedure, it becomes a powerful medicine for an actual honeybee sting and for ailments that have similar symptoms. Swelling, watery-filled localized areas of redness and inflammation are the hallmark of Apis Mellifica.
Main Indication: Swelling from insect stings or allergies improved by cold
Common Name: Honey bee
Adults and children: Dissolve 5 pellets under the tongue 3 times a day until symptoms are relieved.
The holistic nature of homeopathy means each person is seen as a unique individual and their body, mind, spirit and emotions are all considered in the management and prevention of disease. Taking all these factors into account a homeopath will select the most appropriate medicine based on the individual’s specific symptoms and personal level of health to stimulate their own healing ability.
Homeopathy is a natural form of medicine used by over 200 million people worldwide for both acute and chronic conditions. It is based on the principle of ‘like cures like’. In other words, it is believed a substance taken in small amounts will cure the same symptoms it causes if taken in large amounts.
Homeopathic medicines are safe to use as they rarely cause side-effects. This means when used appropriately under the guidance of a qualified homeopath they can be taken by people of all ages, including babies, children and pregnant or breastfeeding women.
What does homeopathic treatment involve?
Homeopathic doctors work in the same way as any other conventional doctors. History taking, examination and investigation are all important in establishing the diagnosis. However, as well as asking about your symptoms, a homeopathic doctor will be interested in you as an individual and the unique way in which your symptoms affect you. Make some notes beforehand and to think through all the issues that are affecting your health.
The holistic nature of homeopathy is usually taken in tablet or pillule, but is also available in liquid and powder form. You may be use a homeopathic gel or cream for topical use as well.
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