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Homeopathy for Indigestion Treatment

Homeopathic remedies and homeopathy treatment for Indigestion.

Indigestion is another name of stomach upset or dyspepsia. This condition means impairment in digestive process. Indigestion can be acute and can persist for long time period. Usually it occurs due to an error in diet and life style but it can also associate with many gastric disease conditions.

Causes of indigestion

  • GERD (gastro oesophageal reflux disease)
  • Gastritis
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Cancer
  • Anxiety
  • Obesity
  • Certain medications
  • Stress
  • Lack of sleep
  • Alcohol
  • Smoking may worsen the condition

Symptoms of indigestion

  • Chronic recurrent pain in upper abdomen
  • Fullness of upper abdomen
  • Feeling of fullness earlier than expected while eating
  • Nausea
  • Eructations
  • Heartburn
  • Palpitation
  • Tenderness

Also Read: Top 5 Homeopathic Medicine for Acid Reflux


Diagnosis mainly done on the basis of clinical sign and symptoms

  • In people over 55 years of age or in those having alarming symptoms should go for upper gastrointestinal endoscopy.
  • H. pylori test

Treatment of indigestion

Treatment of underlying condition must be done

Homeopathic treatment of indigestion – Homeopathy is one of the most popular holistic systems of medicine. The selection of remedy is based upon the theory of individualization and symptoms similarity by using holistic approach. This is the only way through which a state of complete health can be regained by removing all the sign and symptoms from which the patient is suffering. The aim of homeopathy is not only to treat indigestion but to address its underlying cause and individual susceptibility. As far as therapeutic medication is concerned, several well-proved medicines are available for indigestion treatment that can be selected on the basis of cause, sensation and modalities of the complaints. For individualized remedy selection and treatment, the patient should consult a qualified homeopathic doctor in person. Some important remedies are given below for indigestion treatment:

China, Carbo Veg, Lycopodium, Raphanus, Carbolic Acid, Aloe, Lac Can, Sarsaparilla, Calcaria Iod, Castorium, Allium Cepa, Argentum Nitricum, Cocculus, Lycopersicum, Lachesis, Pulsatilla, Nux Vomica and many other medicines.

Allopathic treatment of indigestion – mainly include proton pump inhibitors, H2 receptor antagonists, prokinectics, antiflatulents, antacids etc.

Other natural and alternative modes of treatment – mainly include Ayurveda, naturopathy, herbal medicine like peppermint, yoga therapy, acupressure, acupuncture etc.

Some Cases of Indigestion Cured with Homeopathic Medicine

Natrum muriaticum in Acutes – Dr. Leela D’Souza

Joint Pain after a Fever – by Sowmya Sridharan

Indigestion and Sinusitis in a Woman of 28 – by Rajiv Peres

Muscular Dystrophy in an 8 Year Old Boy – by Dr.Jitesh Sharma

About the author

Dr. Manisha Bhatia

BHMS, M.D. (Hom), CICH (Greece)
Dr. (Mrs) Manisha Bhatia is a leading homeopathy doctor working in Jaipur, India. She has studied with Prof. George Vithoulkas at the International Academy of Classical Homeopathy. She is the Director of Asha Homeopathy Medical Center, Jaipur's leading clinic for homeopathy treatment and has been practicing since 2004.

She writes for Hpathy.com about homeopathic medicines and their therapeutic indications and homeopathy treatment in various diseases. She is also Associate Professor, HoD and PG Guide at S.K. Homeopathy Medical College. To consult her online, visit: https://www.doctorbhatia.com/asha-homeopathy/

1 Comment

  • This is good post. There are many causes for indigestion. Eat properly at right time. Do not take junk food, oily & spicy stuff in a routine. Drinking luke warm water helps in easy digestion.

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