What is Dysentery?
Dysentery is a disorder of the digestive system with inflammation of mucous membrane of stomach and intestines, and is associated with diarrhea mixed with blood and mucus. In some cases, signs and symptoms are mild and disappear within a few days and most people do not seek medical attention. Homeopathic medicines for dysentery work according to the signs which are exhibited due to the infection. This disease is mostly acute but have the tendency to becoming chronic. It is caused by different type of infections such as bacteria, virus, protozoa or parasitic worms. The most common cause is the bacillary dysentery.
Each year across the globe, there are between 120 million and 165 million cases of Shigella infection out of which around 1 million are fatal. Over 60% of these fatalities are children below the age of 5 years mostly in developing countries.
The Shigella and Campylobacter jejuni, that causes bacillary dysentery are found all over the world. They perforate the lining of the intestine causing swelling, ulcerations and severe diarrhea along with pus and blood. Both the infections are spread by the ingestion of faeces through contaminated food and water. The other agents that causes dysentery are Entamoeba histolytica and Escherichia coli infections.
The symptoms of dysentery range from mild to severe depending on the quality of sanitation in the areas where the infection has spread. The signs and symptoms tend to be milder in developed countries as compared to developing nations.
- Stomach cramps
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Fever and Chills
- Stomach Ache
Some people may also become lactose intolerant which may last for a long time or sometime for years. Symptoms tend to appear within 1 to 3 days of the infection.
Here are some precautions to keep in mind:
- Maintain good personal hygiene
- Always drink clean and safe water
- Practice Proper Sewage Disposal
- Practice Safe Sex
- Eat safe and eat right
- Keep your community safe
Homeopathic Medicine for Dysentery:
Homeopathic Medicine for Dysentery is a highly effectual and safe way to address the problem. The selection of the Homeopathic Medicine for Dysentery is made after noting the character of the symptoms and other signs such as diarrhea, rectal bleeding and abdominal cramps. These medicines work wonderfully in treating the condition and the related symptoms. Schwabe’s Homeopathic Medicine For Dysentery such as Biocombination No.9, Geum Urbanum MT, Quercus Robur 1x, Aloe Socotrina MT, Atista Indica MT, Salix Alba MT are effective remedies.