In the lexicon of homeopathy you can find many complaints a detailed description of the homeopathic treatment. Flushing through just about the most common terms and procure you an impression.
General information impetigo
When impetigo is a highly infectious bacterial skin that occurs mainly in summer. First, vesicles and pustules form, usually on the face and extremities. This later burst and develop the typical yellow crusts on an erythematous base.
The rash is very contagious, so you should go to the doctor if the infection continues to spread in the body after two days with child your immediately!
Treatment of impetigo with homeopathy
For external treatment You can view the crusts with a diluted Hypericum tincture dab three times daily.
The following table includes the most common forms of impetigo and possible combinations with other symptoms. The table shows that homeopathic medicine is recommended in these cases. But because impetigo can also occur in combination with many other symptoms, it contains only the most common. Information about other symptoms and how they can be treated with homeopathic remedies, you can find compact practical guide "Homeopathy for Children" by Sven Sommer.
|Thick yellow crusts with intense itching
Festering pimples, especially on the chin, cheek, mouth and eye corner
Your child is grumpy
|Antimony crudum D12 * (in acute cases every 1 to 2 hours (no longer than one day), and later every 3-6 hours)|
|Very touch-sensitive purulent pustules with malodorous secretions
Poorly healing crusts and stabbing pain
Your child is extremely sensitive to cold
|Hepar D12 * (in acute cases every 1 to 2 hours (no longer than one day), and later every 3-6 hours)|
|Yellowish crusts with malodorous secretions (Especially on the head and forehead) Bad breath, excessive salivation and night sweats
Your child is thirsty, restless and whiny
|Mercurius solubis D12 * (in acute cases every 1 to 2 hours (no longer than one day), and later every 3-6 hours)|
|Recurrent or decaying complaints
Red, dry, scaly rough or crusty skin that itches
Your child scratches his bloody
Your child does not tolerate (bed linen) Heat
|Sulfur D12 * (3x daily)|
* D describes the Potenzierungsart of the agent. D (decimal) is a dilution of 1:10