A homeopathic remedy for acute chest conditions e.g. coughs, wheezing, tight chest, whooping cough, croup.
For a very ‘wet’ or phlegmy cough, use muco drainol 30c instead.
If a chest infection is suspected, add anti-virabac 200c.
If using more than one remedy at a time, alternate dosing between the two remedies.
|Symptoms covered by specific remedy
|Antimonium tartaricum 200c
|Rattling of mucus giving rise to rapid, short breaths as if about to suffocate; loose cough with burning in chest.
|Dry hacking cough; patient holds chest, sides and head when coughing; sputum is rust in colour and may be streaked with blood.
|Anti-inflammatory action without side effects of allopathic drug.
|Ferrum phosphoricum 30c
|Dry hacking cough that is often painful with a heavy chest.
|Cough with wheezing. Incessant cough with tendency to vomit. Nosebleeds, tightness of chest, whooping cough, croup.
|Kali bichromicum 30c
|Cough with thick, sticky or stringy mucus, yellow or green. Hoarse voice, pain in ears when cough.
|Kali muriaticum 30c
|Hoarse, croupy, laryngeal cough with wheezing.
|Natrum sulphuricum 30c
|Shortness of breath and asthma with damp weather; thick, ropy green mucus; loose but violent cough.
|Violent cough when lying down with thick yellow, lumpy mucus; bruised feeling in chest; cannot breathe deeply without pain; shortness of breath from exercise/exertion.
|Spongia tosta 30c
|Barking, dry cough. Hoarseness, croupy cough. Difficult wheezy breathing.