Asthma is an allergic disorder characterised by breathlessness, which isthe result of a spasmodic narrowing of the respiratory passages.
Check if most symptoms of any of these medicines matches with most of your symptoms:
Antimonium tart 30 :
Asthma from cold, humid weather; an attack of asthma at 3 a.m., compelling the patient to sit up and seek open air;loud, rattling sound from the chest while coughing but nothing (mucous)comes out; soon the face turns pale and blue and gets covered with coldsweat; an important symptom of Antimonium tart is an irresistible desireto sleep, even during respiratory distress.
Arsenic 30 :
An attack of asthma precipitated after consuming colddrinks/foods; breathlessness worse from 12 to 2 a.m., the person isunable to lie down from fear of suffocation - must sit, bending forward;darting pain and burning through the upper third of right lung; asthmaaccompanied by inexplicable prostration and fear (of death).
Carbo veg 30 :
An attack of asthma after eating salted meat or fish;breathlessness and spasmodic cough causing gagging and vomiting;copious cold sweat on the face and the body; the person desiring fanningfrom a close distance. Carbo veg may prove to be life-saving when aperson seems collapsing or sinking from a severe attack of breathlessness.
Ipecacuanha 30 :
An attack of asthma especially in winter, preceded bysevere nausea and vomiting; soon there is violent constriction in thethroat and the chest, wheezing and dry cough leading to suffocation;persistent nausea (not relieved even after vomiting) and thirstlessnessconfirm the choice of Ipecac.
Nux vomica 30 :
An attack of asthma after digestive upset; prolongedbreathlessness from midnight till morning; shallow, oppressive breathingwith dry cough; with asthma, there is bursting headache and grippingpain in the stomach; frequent, ineffectual desire for stool.
1.Asthma is one of the most difficult diseases to tackle. If none of theabove-listed medicines seems matching or if the selected medicinedoes not help, consult a competent homoeopathic doctor.
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