What constitutes a homeopathic remedy?
Homeopathic drug, in fact, can not be attributed to medications in the conventional sense, since it has no specific pronounced effect. So, homeopathic medicines are not antiseptics, analgesics, bakteriostatikami, etc., but they do affect the organism as a whole and not to any particular organ or organ system.
Raw materials for the manufacture of homeopathic medicines can only be of natural origin – plant, animal or mineral, that fundamentally distinguishes this group of drugs drugs from traditional medicine. Today there are several thousand names of homeopathic medicines, and the majority of them is made on Botanical raw materials – flowers, roots, fruits and leaves of various plants. Some of the drugs in homeopathy are produced from animal venoms, for example, snake, bee, spider, etc.
The main advantage of these drugs, the supporters of homeopathy called their safety for the body and the absence of any side effects. The saying "One treat, another cripple it completely loses its relevance.
How are homeopathic medicines?
The most common form of homeopathic remedies are small pellets, balls made from lactose impregnated by a therapeutic substance. An important rule when taking these medications – they should not be taken by hand from the packaging, only with a spoon, so as not to violate the purity of the drug. As the dosage of treating component in homeopathic medicines is very small, the law of preservation of the purity of pellets – one of the main.
Do not take the medicine with food or half an hour before eating or an hour after the meal. If you just swallow or chew a homeopathic granule, its efficacy can be fully neutralized in the digestive tract. That is why the drug should it dissolve.
If assigned two homoeopathic remedy, in any case can not make their appointment at the same time – should take breaks between meals and the second one at least hours.
Homeopathic medicines more than others are afraid of bright light, moisture and high temperature. They should be stored exclusively in the refrigerator, otherwise the whole effect of the treatment will be reduced to zero.