From the age of 12-13 until 45-50 every women has her menses from 3 to 5 days regularly.Irregularity in the course results in diseases of which brief treatment is given as under.
Pulsatilla: This is called the women’s remedy.It covers many ailments of women.lf menses do not appear between the age of 12 to 14 this remedy will help. Its characteristic symptom is lateness everything is too late.First flow does not appear in time or monthly course is always late not only by days and weeks but sometimes by months.
On account of late and scanty menses many symptoms appear such as heaviness of head, loss of appetite, nausea, chillness, leucorrhoea, palpitation, anaemia, etc.This remedy relieves all these symptoms.Patient is mild,
Sulphur: in chronic cases of amenorrhoea.
Seneelo Q: when even the first menstrual flow has not appeared or suppressed after one or two flows 2-3 drops should be given for a few days.It is a good remedy for irregular menses.Sometimes after suppression of menses
bleeding from nose or mouth starts and symptoms of TB. appear.It will relieve all such symptoms.Give 2-3 drops twice or thrice daily.
Aconite: if suppression of menses is due to cold.
Bryonia: When there is stitching pain, cough, blood from nose and mouth in places of menses.
Cimicfuga: When there are no menses, pain in pelvic region, mostly on the left side.
Ferum Met: When amenorrhoea in due to anaemia it shoud be given in alternation with Puls.
Magenese Dioxide 1x: Suppressed menses reappear by giving one grain dose 3-4 times a day.Hot fomentation.
Conium: For irregular menses that occur in two, three or four months.
China: When there is debility resulting in suppression of menses.
Hemamelis: When there is bleeding from nose and mouth in place of menses.
Ferum Phos: Vlfhen the nose bleeds.
Sepia: When there is a scanty flow.
Graphites: When there is itch in vagina, late menses.Suits fat women.
Pulsatilla: For late and scanty flow, when there is pain in back and pelvic region; dark, thick discharge.
Cimicifuga: When there is headache before menses, pain extends to thighs.Dark, scanty discharge.
Belladonna: When there is headache, pain one day before the flow starts, pain with the feeling as if all the
parts will protrude out and fall down.
Magnesia Phos 3x Trit: 5 grains dissolved in hot water every 15 or 30 minutes will relieve severe pains.Hot fomentation on lower abdomen and back is sedative.
Apis: When there is stinging pain.
Caulophyllum: When there is spasmodic and stitching pain and it extends to other parts of the body.During pain
mother tincture be given 3-4 times a day.
Xanthoxylum, Cocculus, Chamomille Gels., &Sepia and Secale should also be consulted.
Ashok Q: This is said to be the best medicine for excessive flow.4 to 5 drops to be given twice daily for some
Calcarea Carb: Suited to fat women.When there is an early profuse and protracted flow.
China: When there is ringing in ears and debility due to excessive dark discharge.
Hydrastis Q or 3x: For all sorts of profuse menses.Give for some time twice or thrice daily.
Sabina: When there is red blood, suits bulky ladies.
Crocus Sat: When there is black, clotty, offensive discharge.
Hamamelis: When there is a dark discharge or bleeding due to injury or strain.
Millefolium: When there is profuse red blood.
Thlaspi Bursa Pastoris Q: 4-5 drops twice daily for painful, profuse, long standing flow.
Ficus Relegiosa Q: In all kinds of menorrhagia.
Erigeron Q: When there is irritation in rectum, bright red How, gets worse on the least motion.
Borax, Chamomillia, Platina and Ferum should also be studied.
Pulsatilla: Head remedy, when there is a yellowish, thick discharge.
Calcarea Carb: When there is milky discharge with burning and itching.
Sepia: When there is yellow greenish discharge which is offensive.Suited to thin women.
Ovatosis 3x Trit: When there is severe backache.
Nitric Acid: In oid cases, cases due to abuse of mercury when there is an offensive discharge.
Alumina: When there is burning, profuse watery discharge, which drops down to heels, the patient has constipation, gets better with cold.
Ambra G: When it gets worse in the night, has a mucus discharge, stitching pain.
Borax: When it is white like white of eggs with a sensation as if hot water was flowing, makes woman nervous,
she cannot bear noise.
Bovista: When there is a thick, slimy discharge, yellow stains on linen, increased sexual desire, excoriating discharge which gets worse on motion.The patient thinks her head has become bigger.
Graphites: When there is thin, excoriating discharge which gets worse in the morning on rising.Suits fat women, there is hardness of uterus and ovaries.
Kreosote: When the flow stains linen, yellowish discharges, produces ulcers.
Sulphur: In chronic cases.
At the age of about 45 the monthly course in women stops permanently, and this period is called Climacteric period
or Climax.These days menses are often prolonged for many days, the discharge is profuse and the patient becomes weak and anaemic.Medicines mentioned under Menorrhagia should be used.In addition to them the following medicines have been found efficacious.
Lachesis: It is the best remedy for diseases of this period.Use it when there is profuse discharge, burning in palms,
burning on the head, sweatings, which get worse after sleep.
Sangunaria 3x: When there is a profuse flow, the patient feels as if everything will fall down, and as if the vagina
has become large.
Jaborandi: When there is profuse sweating and restlessness.