The Times of India ran a recent report in which doctors reduced the size of enlarged prostates in 220 men by using homeopathic remedies. After giving medicines like Thuja, Conium, Sabal Serrelata and Chimatechilla, the patients showed signs of improvement; homoeopathy could offer better treatment for the disease.
Homeopaths will tell you that each of these remedies has a long history of use for prostatic problems, but other remedies may be needed as well, depending on the person’s symptoms. If you have this problem and would like to treat it homeopathically, please see a qualified homeopath that can choose the remedy that will do the best for you.
Out of a huge range of homeopathic medicines used for treating enlarged prostate Sabal Serrulata comes on the top position. Sabal Serrulata is a natural homeopathic medicine that is highly preferred by homeopaths to begin the treatment of enlarged prostate. This is because of its main sphere of action centered on prostate gland and its high efficiency to bring on a speedy recovery.
Sabal Serrulata is selected when constant need to pass urine is the most prominent symptom. It is also indicated when person with enlarged prostate has difficulty in starting urination. Dull aching pain in prostate gland may also accompany. Pain from prostate may extend to thighs or abdomen. Other symptoms that guide its use are retention and dribbling of urine due to enlarged prostate.
Homeopathic medicine Conium offers great help to persons with enlarged prostate having main symptom of interrupted urinary flow. There is diificulty in emptying the bladder in one go. In few cases urine flows out drop by drop. Conium is also indicated when there is dribbling of urine.
Lycopodium is a deep acting homeopathic medicine used in treating enlarged prostate. It is mainly prescribed when the person with enlarged prostate has the frequent need to urinate at night time. He needs to wake up at several times a night to micturate.
Shooting or stitching pain in bladder and urethra may also accompany. Lycopodium is also useful when urinary retention appears from enlarged prostate. Urine is slow in coming; one has to wait before urine comes out and has to strain to void urine.
An old age problem that happens in almost all old males is the enlargement of prostate gland. It is also known as Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy. This enlargement is to be differentiated from the cancerous type. In BPH, there is no cancer. It is just a benign enlargement. Benign means that there is no evidence of cancer; it does not mean that it will not cause any symptoms.
The prostatic enlargement impinges on the urethra. This causes the usual symptoms like frequency of urination, urgency of urination, feeble stream of urine, inability to start urination and dribbling of urination after finishing urination.
In some cases, there may be complete inability to urinate which is known as retention of urine. It is often a dire situation requiring immediate medical attention. Pain may also be present in some patients though it is not always the case. Some patients may report of burning sensation while urinating or after urinating.
A question foremost in the mind of every patient is whether there is any non-surgical treatment for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia. The answer to the question is an emphatic yes. There is a non-surgical and safe treatment for prostate enlargement and this is the homeopathic treatment of prostate enlargement.
Homeopathy stands in stark contrast with the surgical approach. Homeopathic remedies for prostate enlargement are able to cure the symptoms that arise from the enlargement of the prostate. At the same time, they are able to get the prostate gland back into the original shape and size. These effects are permanent and not short lasting.
Baryta Carb is one of the best homeopathic medicines for prostate gland enlargement. There may be frequent urination. One feels the urge to urinate every now and then. At the same time, there may be some burning in urethra while urination. There may be other symptoms of old age that are indicative of Baryta Carb.
Digitalis is one of the best homeopathic medicines for prostate gland enlargement. It is also quite suited to old men with heart troubles. The pulse may be weak, irregular or intermittent. It may be abnormally slow too.
Staphysagria is one of the best homeopathic medicines for prostate gland enlargement. There is a sensation of pressure upon the urinary bladder. It feels as if it had not been completely emptied. There is burning in the urethra when urinating. This burning may also be present when one is not urinating. There is pain even after urinating. There is a sensation of a drop rolling down the passage.