for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Homeopathic remedies will provide effective, drug free
relief for rheumatoid arthristis. Contact us to learn more!
is chronic, autoimmune disease that can affect people of all ages. It can
cause chronic inflammation of the joints and other areas of the body.
There are periods where the disease flares and then there are periods of
remission. The chronic inflammation of rheumatoid arthritis can cause permanent
joint destruction and deformity. Multiple joints are usually effected and
often but not always, affected in a symmetrical pattern.
are useful in relieving the pain and stiffness associated with rheumatoid
arthritis. A constitutional remedy is often the best approach for dealing
with chronic conditions. Constitutional homeopathic care requires the help of a
Homeopathic Remedies for Rheumatoid Arthritis:
Useful for chronic arthritis with a
feeling of bruising and soreness. The painful parts feel worse from being
moved or touched.
For wandering pains in the muscles and joints that are better
from motion and warmth, and worse at night. The person may experience
deep pain in the limbs when trying to sleep. Also may feel discomfort that may
wake the person up. People who need this remedy are often serious and focused on
work or career, with a tendency to feel depressed.
Stiffness and inflammation
with tearing or throbbing pain, made worse by motion. The condition may
have developed gradually, and is worse in cold dry weather. Discomfort is
aggravated by being touched or bumped, or from any movement. Relief can be had
from pressure and from rest. The person may want to stay completely still
and not be interfered with.
deeply aching arthritis involving node formation around the joints.
Inflammation and soreness are worse from cold and dampness, and problems may be
focused on the knees and hands. Common symptoms are weakness in the
muscles, easy fatigue from exertion, and a feeling of
chilliness or sluggishness. The person who benefits from Calcarea is often
solid and responsible, but tends to become extremely anxious and overwhelmed
when ill or overworked.
Useful when deformities develop in
the joints, in a person with a tendency toward tendon problems, muscle
weakness and contractures. The hands and fingers may be most
affected, although other joints can also be involved. Stiffness and pain are worse from being cold.
Better with warmth. The person often
feels best in rainy weather and worse when the days are clear and dry.
Helpful when arthritic pains improve with heat and motion. Joints become
enlarged and hard and nodes or deformities develop. Arthritis after chronic
injury to joints.
If arthritis flares up
during cold damp weather. Worse if the person gets chilled and wet. They are
often stout, with a tendency toward back pain, chronic stiffness in the muscles,
This is useful when
arthritic pains alternate with asthma or stomach symptoms. Pains may
suddenly come and go, or shift around. Discomfort and inflammation are aggravated by heat, and worse when the weather is warm.
Arthritis with great
stiffness and stitching pains. Worse in the early morning hours. Worse from cold and dampness.
The joints may be becoming thickened or deformed. Rigid moral code and tend to feel anxiety in the stomach.
Useful for intense arthritic pain that flares up suddenly. The problems
start in higher joints and extend to lower ones. Pain and inflammation may begin
in the elbows, spreading downward to the wrists and hands.
Discomfort is worse from motion and often worse at night.
Arthritis that starts in lower joints and extends to higher ones. Pain
and inflammation often begin in the toes and spread upward to the ankles and
knees. The joints may also make cracking sounds. Ledum is strongly
indicated when swelling is significant. Better by cold applications.
Applicable when rheumatoid
arthritis pain is changeable in quality or when the flare-ups move from
place to place. Worse from warmth. Better from fresh air and cold applications.
Emotional and affectionate, sometimes with teary moods.
If swelling and soreness flare up before a storm,
continuing until the weather clears. Cold and dampness aggravate the
symptoms. Discomfort is often worse toward early morning, or after staying
still too long.
Pain and stiffness that is worse in the morning
and worse on first motion. Better from continued movement. Better from hot baths or
showers. Better warm applications that improve the stiffness and relieve the pain.
Worse in cold, wet weather. May feel extremely restless,
unable to find a comfortable position, and need to keep moving constantly.
Continued motion also helps to relieve anxiety.
Arthritis with a
feeling of great stiffness and lameness. Worse from cold and damp. Worse
from exertio. Tendons and capsules of the joints can be deeply affected or
damaged. The arthritis may have developed after overuse or from repeated wear and tear.