Efficacy Of Homoeopathic Treatment in Dysmenorrhoea
Journal Title:Tantia University Journal of Homoeopathy and Medical Science
Backgrund of Study: Most women have some pain during periods. The pain is often mild but, in about 1 in 10 women, the pain is severe enough to affect day-to-day activities. The pain can be so severe that they are unable to go to school or work. Doctors may call period pain 'Dysmenorrhoea'. Period pain is one type of pelvic pain. Dysmenorrhoea is found only in females. It may be associated with many more symptoms. All such symptoms together will give a disease picture to be cured. Curing a disease by means of Homoeopathy will mean to find out a Similimium for every particular individual case. Result & Conclusion: Out of the 50 patients studied, 26 patients were under the low socio-economic status, 15 patients belong to middle class and 9 patients belong to upper class. 28 patients (56%) had spasmodic dysmenorrhoea & 22 patients had congestive dysmenorrhoea which shows its prevalence is more in spasmodic dysmenorrhoea. Marital Status-36 patients (72%) unmarried & 14 patients (28%) married which shows its prevalence is more in unmarried . The most effective homoeopathic medicines found in this study were Caul. (8 patients); Actea. & Apis. (7 patients each) ; Bell., Mag.phos., Sepia , & Vib. ( 6 patients each ) & Aco. (4 patients).
Key word- Dysmenorrhoea, Spasmodic , Congestive , Homoeopathy, Similimium.