Period pain and cramps affect 50 to 70% of women. Do terrible cramps make you fear your monthly cycle? A woman’s uterus must lose its lining each month, requiring uterine contractions. The arteries that supply the uterus contract when the uterus contracts, which sometimes lowers blood flow. The chemical changes that cause menstruation may be more apparent in certain women, causing the uterus to contract more forcefully and painfully. Homeopathic remedies for severe menstrual cramps, fortunately, can assist.
The most commonly ordered homeopathic remedies for menstrual cramps are listed below
Magnesium Phosphorica is the best homeopathic treatment for severe menstrual cramps during menstruation. The pain may be cramps, stitches, or cuts in nature, and it usually occurs in the lower abdomen using this homeopathic medicine. One indication for this remedy is that warm applications to the abdomen always relieve the pain. Another indication, the pain is relieved by the application of pressure to the abdominal area. The pains are accompanied by severe flatulence and colic in the abdomen.1
Belladonna is an excellent homeopathic remedy for menstrual cramps. It is typically prescribed to patients with severe lower back pain from hip to hip. Touch aggravates such pains. During menstruation, however the hemorrhage is bright red, profuse, and hot. A headache usually accompanies the bleeding. As a result headache relief can be obtained by tightly binding the head.2
Kalium Carbonicum is a natural medication that can help relieve discomfort associated with menstruation. Cutting pains in the belly, back, and hips are treated with this homeopathic remedy. The most severe form of pain is backache. Backache can be relieved by sitting or providing pressure to the back.3
Viburnum Opulus is the best natural homeopathic remedy for severe menstrual cramps and abdominal pain. The aches in the lower abdomen become more intense. Discomfort also affects the thighs. During periods, the blood flow is fairly weak and lasts only a few hours.4
Lachesis Mutus is the greatest treatment for women who are uncomfortable during their period, which is worse toward the beginning of their cycle. Discomfort disappears as soon as complete blood flow is attained. During menstruation, there is normally only a small quantity of bleeding. Women who require Lachesis Mutus experience excessive hot flushes. Clothes too tight at the waist are unpleasant.5 6
Pulsatilla Pratensis is the greatest natural homeopathic remedy for menstrual cramps and treats period pain in pubescent girls. The aches in the lower abdomen and back are the worst. The aches are excruciating, causing the sufferer to scream. During menstruation, bleeding is fairly mild and irregular. However pains are accompanied by extreme chilliness. Even with the chills, the patient wants fresh air. As a result along with the discomfort, nausea and loose stool may be present. Patients who require this medication have no desire for water.7
Ammonium Carbonicum is an excellent natural homeopathic medication for women who suffer from diarrhea during their periods. The patient using this medication complains of loose bowel movements and tightening discomfort in the lower abdomen during menstruation. Diarrhea is worse at the start of a period. However Fatigue and weakness accompany diarrhea and painful periods. The thighs, in particular, are weak. During menstruation, there is much caustic bleeding. As a result along with loose stool and menstrual pain.8
Ferrum Phosphoricum is a natural homeopathic remedy for severe menstrual cramps with many potentials to lower temperature during painful periods. However there is an excessive amount of heat in the body. As a result Periods are frequent and painful in the womb and head. During periods, the blood appears bright crimson. However along with heat and discomfort, you may have vomiting of undigested food. The women who need this medication are invariably anemic.9
This excessive heat may manifest as exhaustion and fatigue; cold applications may be soothing.
Ipecacuanha is the most popular natural homeopathic remedy as a result it cure nausea caused by menstrual cramps. All women who experience chronic nausea during periods and discomfort in the lower abdomen may consider this medication. During periods, there is a lot of bleeding that is bright red.10
Remember that matching the characteristic symptoms to the medicine with the most similar qualities is always the key to selecting suitable remedies. Contact us to indicate our professional homeopath to have your symptoms thoroughly evaluated and choose the best remedy for you.
References for homeopathic remedies for menstrual cramps
- Dysmenorrhea (Painful Menstruation) (Homeopathy) | PeaceHealth
- DYSMENORRHEA- A Homoeopathic Approach (madhavuniversity.edu.in)
- Homeopathy for Pain Management | Alternative and Complementary Therapies (liebertpub.com)
- Herbal and Nutritional Supplements for Painful Conditions – ScienceDirect
- Efficacy of a Non-Hormonal Treatment, BRN-01, on Menopausal Hot Flashes (nih.gov)
- Pulsatilla: Health Benefits, Side Effects, Uses, Dose & Precautions (rxlist.com)
- Ammonium carbonicum – National Center for Homeopathy (homeopathycenter.org)
- Ferrum Phosphoricum – Homeopathic Remedies (homeopathicremediesblog.com)
- DailyMed – COMBINATION REMEDY 10 – MENSTRUAL PAIN- aesculus hipposcastanum, caulophyllum, crocus sativus, ferrum phosphoricum , hamamelis virginiana, kali phosphoricum, pulsatilla, secale cornutum solution/ drops (nih.gov)