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Can homeopathy help for after effects of chemotherapy?

Can homeopathy help for after effects of chemotherapy?

Posted by: casmira

I was diagnosed with squamous cell cancer of the anus. I had no symptoms of any kind. I will be treated with radiation and chemo and would like to know what wold help with the side effects, skin burns and nausea, that result from the treatment. I am always warm, prone to anxiety, but otherwise am in good health

There are several remedies that Homeopaths may choose to use for treating side effects of chemotherapy. Cadmium Sulph, Arsenic Album, Radium brom, Cantharis are some commonly indicated ones. However, the homeopath needs to choose the suitable remedy based on the symptoms of the individual patient as not all patients will display the same symptoms. It is advisable to consult a homeopath, not just for dealing with after-effects of chemotherapy but also to treat you constitutionally for giving you optimal chances against the cancer.
Good luck!

Dr. Firuzi Mehta

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Firuzi Mehta

Dr. Firuzi Mehta qualified in homeopathic medicine in 1997 and then completed her HMD from the British Institute of Homoeopathy, London. In 1998, she also attended an Introductory Course in Anthroposophic Medicine and Iscador Therapy for Cancer at the Lukas Klinik in Arlesheim, Switzerland now known as Klinik Arleshim. After working for over 5 years with an eminent homeopath in Mumbai, to gain work-experience, she started her own practice in 2001. She reviews homeopathic books as and when the opportunity arises and firmly believes that one's knowledge is always incomplete and needs to grow. She is currently enrolled with—and studying for—the 2 year E-Learning Programme offered by Prof. George Vithoulkas' International Academy of Classical Homeopathy.

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