A homeopathic remedy for acute migraine headaches and hormonal headaches.
||Symptoms covered by specific remedy
||Sudden onset with intense throbbing headache that is worse from slightest noise, jarring, motion, light, lying down and the least exertion. Better lying on bed with head up high on pillows, preferably in the dark. Severe pain and fullness especially in forehead and temples.
||Intense splitting headache, feels like head ‘about to burst’. Heavy head, nausea and dizziness on sitting up.
Made worse by: movement, even of eyes, coughing, stooping
Made better by: pressure, closing eyes, lying down.
||Heaviness of head, band-like sensation. Characteristic heaviness of eyelids and moving eyeballs is painful. Muscular soreness of neck and shoulders. Headache may be preceded by visual disturbances.
||Migraine headache with severe nausea & vomiting. Feels as if head and skull are crushed and bruised.
|Iris versicolor 30c
||Classic migraine with visual aura, spots before the eyes, shimmering or blurred vision, dizziness and vomiting. Scalp feels constricted with band-like sensation. Migraines often initiated when relaxing after mental strain, especially on weekends.
|Kali bichromicum 30c
||Severe pain with visual disturbances before the migraine. Migraine with or from sinusitis.
|Natrum muriaticum 6c
||A key remedy in headaches and migraines. Sensations: ‘like hammers beating the head’, ‘as though head would burst’, heavy head, feels too large, pressing from both sides ‘as if in a vice’. Headaches often brought on by reading and eye strain. May be periodic, with menses. May have visual disturbances and vomiting.
||Migraine associated with hormones, pregnancy and menstruation.
As a general rule, if a positive response has not been seen within 24-48 hours, please consult with your homeopathic practitioner or your General Practitioner.