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4 Homeopathic Remedies for Arthritis

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4 Homeopathic Remedies for Arthritis

While there are many great natural remedies for arthritis, homeopathy can be quite effective and is typically overlooked.  This healing tradition is based on the ancient medical premise that “like cures like.”  In other words, a natural substance that potentially causes a particular illness in the body can be used in a significantly diluted form to prompt the body to combat the illness and related symptoms.  It sounds crazy but it is the philosophy now adopted by vaccine manufacturers when they develop flu shots and other chemical-based vaccines.  Of course, homeopathy relies on only natural substances and avoids the toxic chemicals and additives found in most vaccines, thereby eliminating side-effects.


The most commonly used homeopathic remedies for arthritis include:  rhus tox, bryonia, apis, and belladonna.


Rhus tox is best suited for people who experience symptom improvement from moving but tend to get stiff from rest.


Bryonia is best for people whose symptoms worsen from movement.


Keep reading for 2 more arthritis remedies, dosage instructions, and more…

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6:22PM PST on Feb 4, 2013

Thanks for the info. In my country, Thailand, Longanoid Cream is so excellent for the swollened area.

8:08PM PST on Jan 8, 2013

thanks for the info! It's something I'm going to look into more now that I've read this.

5:14AM PST on Jan 8, 2013

Thanks for the info.

4:45AM PST on Jan 8, 2013

Thank you so much for the article. I will try Belladonna since I suffer from the above described symptoms. I only take homeopathic medication which is natural. To eliminate throbbing arthritic pain I take hot baths with Sea and Epson salts and massage the painful area with Voltaren gel which helps a lot.

8:55PM PST on Jan 7, 2013

Very helpful information and great comments. Thank you one and all.

5:48PM PST on Jan 7, 2013

thanks for info
as my father is homeopathic doctor .. i can understand this much better

3:25PM PST on Jan 7, 2013

Honey is great and indeed you need to be very very careful and read the ingredients b/c I hear its full of artificial things whatever that is. Organic is good and also go to the bee keeper or from fresh food markets locally in your area b/c they sell their produce on the day.

Homeopathics work. They have been around for centuries and actually long before traditional medicine. Look it up and you will see. i fixed my GERD with homeopathics. A muscle relaxer by Shuesslers Tissue Salts works a treat for arthritis.

1:33PM PDT on Jun 4, 2012


5:30PM PDT on Apr 3, 2012

Hi Suzanne- I cannot take Ibuprophen (stomach) but there is a cream that works well called Votaren Gel- I believe it is an Nsaid cream. It is about $160-185/3 tubes tho and needs to be prescribed.Bill L. - I thin k I have seen yoiur comment before on sites about Arthritis- I have heard of bee stings/honey remedy for arthritis but I remember my husband watching a break thru report on tv when they discivered it would help with Multiplle Schlerosis which he has. unfortunately he is allergic to bee stings.Last time he was stung he was working about 20 stories up doing construction and almosgt fell over the side of an open building. whoah! blut my arthritiis is much better in the summer on its own. catch 22, always with the catch 22!

9:32PM PDT on Mar 30, 2012

Great article thank you.

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