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Homeopathic Remedies for Eye Inflammation

What is Eye Inflammation?

An eye inflammation can occur due to a localised protective reaction of the tissue to an irritation, injury, infection, trauma or surgery.  Although most cases of inflammation of the eye are not too severe, it is still important to reduce the severity and the duration of the eye inflammation as soon as possible to prevent any permanent or scarring damage.  Sometimes even a very small scar tissue may result in an irreversible impairment of the vision as the eyes are really very delicate organs.

Symptoms of eye inflammation to look out for includes swelling, heat, redness and pain and sometimes loss of function.  Homeopathy can be an effective aid for eye inflammation, helping in the prevention of complications and promotion of faster recovery.

Homeopathic Remedies

Symptoms: Sudden eye inflammation, inflammation is bright red on exposure to dry cold air, swollen eyelids, sensation of a foreign body in the eye
Homeopathic medicine: Aconite Nap
Potency: 30

Symptoms: Burning, suppurating, stinging pain, chronic conjunctivitis
Homeopathic medicine: Apis
Potency: 200, 1000

Symptoms: Eye inflammation with profuse purulent discharge, inflammation severe
Homeopathic medicine: Arg Nit
Potency: 200

Symptoms: Sudden and violent inflammation in the retina and optic nerve, eyes red, throbbing, protruding and painful, worse when exposed to motion, cold air and light
Homeopathic medicine: Belladonna
Potency: 200

Symptoms: Piercing pain in the upper orbits, formation of pus
Homeopathic medicine: Hepar Sulph
Potency: 200

Symptoms: Inflammation of cornea, effects of being exposed to the glare of fire, black floaters, burning pain, burning flow
Homeopathic medicine: Merc Sol
Potency: 200

Symptoms: Marginal blepharitis, inflamed eyelids, canthi fissured
Homeopathic medicine: Petroleum
Potency: 200

Symptoms: Inflammation of the eyelids, with thick, easy or profuse flowing, bland green or yellow discharge
Homeopathic medicine: Pulsatilla
Potency: 30

Symptoms: Chronic and recurrent inflammation of the cornea, succession of abscesses, pain intense at night, worse at night in summer, dislikes light, copious discharge
Homeopathic medicine: Syphilinum to be taken once a day
Potency: 200

Symptoms: Inflammation of the inner canthi with severe itching, skin peeling off
Homeopathic medicine: Zincum Met
Potency: 200