most frequently, is due to a lingering infection or allergy, which can
impede proper nasal discharge. This congestion becomes a breeding
ground for more and more infections which then cause the lining in the
sinuses to become inflamed and swollen.
sinusitis patient gets bored of antibiotics, nasal decongestants, nasal
corticosteroid sprays, pain killers (to reduce headache, congestion and
so on), saline nasal sprays, inhalers (to relieve nasal blockage), anti
histaminics, expectorants, humidifiers and surgery, as they give only
case the nose blockage and other symptoms persist for a very long time
and don't respond to medical treatment, surgery is advised by the ENT
surgeon. FESS (Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery) is usually advised
by the surgeons.
antibiotics, steroids, antihistaminics give them a definite relief,
only until their concentration exists in the blood. The results, hence,
are only temporary with a lot of side effects! Then the patients are
usually prescribed decongestant nasal drops or sprays, which when used
daily can be addictive and make the sinuses worse with various side
effects. These drugs lead to more congestion and swelling of the nasal
next step is surgery, which makes the patients more puzzled as it gives
relief only for a short time. Surgical treatment of sinusitis does not
mean they would not occur again, besides, there are side effects of
surgery for sinusitis which may include meningitis, blindness, or
double vision (diplopia).
the patient enters the clinic of a good homeopath with huge case files
of treatment taken! With homeopathy, sinusitis can be treated without
surgery and side effects. There are 2 things involved:
of allergic tendency
the natural healing processes to prevent recurrences
is possible in homeopathy through constitutional therapy, which
involves individual studying of the patient.
prescribing a remedy, a homeopathic doctor would take into account the
person's constitutional type. A person's constitution is his or her
physical, emotional and intellectual make up. An experienced homeopath
assesses all of these factors when determining the most appropriate
remedy for a particular individual. The remedies must then be allowed
to work for a while on its own to bring about healing in the patient.
progression of the chronic form to an acute form of sinusitis is quite
a probable occurrence especially during the course of the treatment
regimen. This progressive worsening of the condition can often come
about along with a very significant and considerable drainage of mucus
and old pus from the nasal passages of the patient.
is important not to interfere with this healing process and to let the
situation run itself. A lasting cure can be gained if the homeopathic
treatment is carried out under the guidance of an experienced
homeopath. Such a treatment will also be much more holistic in its
results as far as the health of the patient is concerned.
treat sinusitis to eradicate the allergic diathesis as we do for
allergic rhinitis and asthma cases. Acute, sub-acute, chronic as well
as recurrent sinusitis, all respond favourably to homeopathic
treatment. Homeopathic treatment is especially indicated for chronic
and recurrent varieties of sinusitis, which do not respond very well to
can assist in improving the immunity or vitality in patients of
sinusitis so that they do not fall prey to frequent infections. Over a
period of time, with continued homeopathic treatment, the attacks of
sinusitis become less frequent and less severe and finally get
permanently cured in such patients.
remedies help in avoiding the need for repeatedly taking antibiotics as
well as keep the patient away from surgery.
are 141 homoeopathic medicines which give great relief in sinusitis.
However, the correct choice and the resulting relief is a matter of
experience and right judgment on the part of the homeopathic doctor.
The treatment is decided after thorough case taking of the patient.
Thus, homeopathic remedies of sinusitis are designer made, unlike
allopathy in which all patients receive the same type of drugs and
medicines are natural and safe with no probability of side effects.
They are gentle and easy to take, are regulated by the FDA and prepared
according to the Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia of USA.
total cure, the homeopathic treatment must be taken seriously for about
2 to 10 months depending upon the severity of each particular case.