We all are very well aware of the current pandemic situation across the Globe. COVID-19 is yet another deadly virus that has already claimed multiple lives while leaving many affected and under treatment. This virus spread via droplets discharged from the infected patient’s mouth or nose, thus, spread very quickly.
It is highly tricky to discriminate between COVID-19 and common flu infection. It is because of COVID-19, as well as showcases flu-like symptoms like cold, fever, body ache, dry cough, diarrhea, shortness of breath, itchy throat, etc.
COVID-19, as well as attacks the respiratory system. Therefore, this situation becomes even more critical for the patients already suffering from diabetes, cancer, asthma, or any other similar problem. Both the common cold and flu (influenza) are contagious in nature, and prevention is always better than cure.
The best way to prevent and keep yourself guarded against these infections is to practice these personal and self-care etiquette:
- Social distancing or self-isolation.
- Clean and wash your hands with soap for at least 20 sec.
- Keep an alcohol-based sanitizer handy.
- Cover your nose/mouth with arm or mas while sneezing.
- Avoid touching your facial parts such as mouth, nose, eyes, even hairs.
- You should give up smoking and any other activities that can damage human lungs.
Effective Homeopathic Remedies For COVID-19
It is proven beneficial for the person down with a blocked nose, burning sensation in the chest, and sore throat. It further eases the anxiety, restlessness caused due to the infection.
This remedy helps in relieving high fever by causing vigorous sweating.
Euphrasia calms down excessive coughing due to the phlegm depositing in the throat or severe sneezing, resulting in red, and irritated eyes. The eyes might discharge watery substance or may become swollen gradually.
If you are down with a severe cold, gradually leading to headaches, this is the remedy for you. Natrum Muriaticum works well in treating severe sneezing that might diminish your sense of smell or taste. It might also cause the skin near the mouth or nose to chap off.
If you can’t stop sneezing in the morning or end up sleeping with a dried nose, Nux Vomica, if taken in the proper dosage, can help you calm down.
This homeopathic medicine works greatly in treating ear pain, sore throat, chilliness, excessive salivation, and foul mouth odor. All these symptoms are a common sign of the cold and flu infection.
It is a recommendation for all to consult your homeopath before taking any of the above remedies. Depending upon your condition, he will prescribe you the appropriate dosage for the same.
From the above discussion, it can be a conclusion that common flu or cold is an inevitable infection. It can affect people of all age groups. Taking certain precautions can diminish our chances of catching the infection, whereas homeopathic remedies can help us ease the problem. These remedies are safe to use, budget-friendly, and beneficial.