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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
is a debilitating illness that many women suffer from. It
has at it's root immune system suppression. Homeopathy can treat CFS and bring
about balance and healing.
Homeopathy works very effectively for people suffering from
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), which
is also known as Chronic Immune Dysfunction Syndrome - CFIDS). The
homeopathic remedy a person needs for their CFS is always prescribed in an
individualized way in classical homeopathy, with the best matching remedy
selected that is specific to all those symptoms that are present in a person
People with CFS typical
have these types of symptoms: fatigue,
unrefreshed sleep, insomnia, brain fog, memory loss, irritability, depression,
anger, emotional sensitivities, body aches, muscles pains, cravings for sugar
and carbohydrates, digestive issues, abdominal pain, food sensitivities, or a
yeast over-growth and environmental sensitivities. All of these symptoms can be
connected to a CFS diagnosis. An excellent well matched
homeopathic remedy can be prescribed to give relief
to a person with
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
and in a holistic way.
Symptoms of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
CFS signs and symptoms are similar to those of viral
infections that can exhaust energy and can last for months or years. They may
come and go recurrently with no particular pattern. CFS symptoms include:
- Constant fatigue and weakness
- Low grade fever (100.4°F)
- Extreme exhaustion after normal exercise or exertion
- Muscle and joint aches
- Pain that moves from one joint to another without
swelling or redness
- Inability to concentrate
- Loss of memory
- Sore throat
- Painful and mildly enlarged lymph nodes in the neck or
- Sleep disturbances
Homeopathic Remedies For Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Arsenicum album is used for exhaustion
accompanied by anxiety, constant feeling of cold with joint and muscle pain,
aching and burning all over from stiffness, weakness with exertion, tendency
to migraines, loose bowels and blurred vision. Take the 30c strength twice
daily for up to 14 days. Repeat dose if beneficial.
Selective action on brain and nervous system,. Weakness of nerves, tired brain,
irritability, gets excited at least thing. Urine has excess of phosphates,
history of sexual excesses and occipital headache. For debility after exhausting
diseases. Nerve tremors of the aged. Sleeplessness in alcoholics.
Weakness with drowsiness, dizziness, dullness and trembling. Muscle aches with
heaviness and weakness. Tremors and twitching of the muscles. mentally be dull
with anxiety. Better for profuse urination .Dull heaviness in the head, blurred
vision. Worse in n damp, cold weather .
- Kali phosphoricum:
For CFS if the illness follows influenza. Anxiety with
depression, insomnia and nightmares. Fear of crowds and agoraphobia. Loss of
memory. Muscle weakness and aches and pains, all worse with exercise, the cold
and mental effort. Better from sleep, eating and gentle movement.
For Chronic Fatigue Syndrome after acute glandular fever caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. Persistent
sore throat with enlarged cervical glands; heavy salivation. Sensitive to heat
and cold. Insomnia with great restlessness at night and nightmares . The muscle
pains are deep with tender bones. Loss of memory and poor recall of names.
- Phosphoric acid
Weakness and exhaustion; nervous exhaustion followed by the physical. CFS
following an illness such as prolonged diarrhea. Listless, apathetic – even
sullen – find it difficult to cope; depression. Very sensitive, especially to
music. Worn-out, pale and thin, with blue rings round the eyes. Very chilly with
a poor appetite and very thirsty.
Brain fog; wearimrddfrom slight fatigue.
It is a mental inactivity, with a desire to lie down and rest. Slight exertion
brings on exhaustion and headache, incapacitating for work. Slightest mental
exertion causes heavy feelings and a sensation of heat. The headache may be
frontal or occipital and extended down the spine. Head symptoms are concentrated
in the occiput. Sexual irritability may be a prominent symptom. In the morning
there is a tired aching in the lumbar region, the legs are heavy and weak with
the soreness of the muscles and joints.
ali phos is useful
for fatigue with trembling, due to stress or nervous exhaustion from overwork.
Symptoms include irritability, anxiety, fear of losing control and muscle
fatigue upon exertion. Take the 30c strength twice daily for up to 14 days.
Repeat dose if beneficial.
Arsenicum album is
used for exhaustion accompanied by anxiety, constant feeling of cold with joint
and muscle pain, aching and burning all over from stiffness, weakness with
exertion, tendency to migraines, loose bowels and blurred vision. Take the 30c
strength twice daily for up to 14 days. Repeat dose if beneficial.
Nux vomica is
generally given for irritable fatigue caused by lack of sleep, stress or
overwork. Tense muscles, feeling chilled, joint pain, and indigestion are
symptoms. Take the 30c strength twice daily for up to 14 days. Repeat dose if
Argentum nitricum is
useful if you are fearful, anxiety- ridden, and secretive, with irrational
motives for your acts, which are often kept hidden. Other symptoms are:
headaches with coldness and trembling, poor sleep, bad dreams, and losing the
sense of smell. Take one dose Argentum nitricum 30x or 12c, three times daily,
as needed, for up to three days.
is good if you are feeling emotionally and physically drained and apathetic,
perhaps due to grief. Take one dose of Phosphoricum acidum 30x or 15c three
times daily, as needed, for up to three days.
Picricum acidum will
help if you feel terrible after the least exertion, especially after mental
exertion, and have an aversion to food. You may feel so tired that you lack
willpower and determination, and you frequently have headaches that are relieved
by strong pressure. Take one dose of Picricum acidum 3c or 6x three times daily,
as needed, for up to three days.
Silicea is good for
headaches and exhaustion caused by overwork. You tend to be chilly and sensitive
to cold air, and often have cramps in the calves and soles of your feet. If you
are a woman, you may have a vaginal discharge. Take one dose of Silicea 30x or
15c three times daily, as needed, for up to three days.
Zincum metallicum is
generally prescribed if you are forgetful and tend to repeat things. You are
mentally exhausted and very sensitive to noise, grind your teeth while sleeping,
and may suffer from chronic constipation. Take one dose of Zincum metallicum 30x
or 15c three times daily, as needed, for up to three days.