NEW STANDARDS IN HOMOEOPATHY
[A very few cases(100 cases) are shown here just to reveal the excellency of Homoeopathy]
CASE-1 ( A CURED CASE OF APLASTIC ANEMIA)
(Aplastic anemia is a syndrome of bone marrow failure characterized by peripheral pancytopenia and marrow hypoplasia.)
Patient named Master Gulshan aged 13 years came to us with the complaint of progressive weakness ,breathlessnes ,fever,headache ,lethargy,diarrhoea & anorexia.
Patient was referred from B.H.U.,he was advised for BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT.
On Examination- Severe pallor , poorly malnourished, foot swelling, gum bleeding, patient was not oriented
Pulse Rate- Very Feeble
Temp-Febrile (103 degree F – Continuous)
Lab Investigations- (Previous Reports)
Hb- 2.8 gm/dl (Normal Range-12 to 15 gm/dl)
RBC- 0.85mil/cm (Normal Range-4.20 to 6.30mil/cm)
PCV- 8.4 ml% (Normal Range- 37.0 to 51.0%)
Platelet Count- 1.49 Lakhs/uL (Normal Range-1.5 to 4.5 Lakhs/uL)
( INVESTIGATIONS BEFORE TREATMENT)
Treatment-On repertorisation Nux Vomica 0/1 was prescribed
followed by Ferrum Phos 6CH
Duration of treatment- ONE YEAR,Patient kept on observation for 2 years.
AFTER TREATMENT FINAL(Latest) RESULT IS-
Hb- 12.8 g/dl (Normal Range-12 to 15 g/dl)
RBC- 4.60 mil/cm (Normal Range-4.20 to 6.30mil/cm)
PCV- 39.2 ml% (Normal Range- 37.0 to 51.0%)
Platelet Count- 1.53 Lakhs/uL (Normal Range-1.5 to 4.5 Lakhs/uL)
(INVESTIGATION AFTER TREATMENT)
PATIENT IS COMPLETELY CURED,NOW PATIENT IS NOT ON ANY MEDICATION
CASE-2 (A CURED CASE OF ABDOMINAL TUBERCULOSIS-ABDOMINAL SEROSAL DISEASE WITH LYMPHOCYTIC ASCITES)
Patient named Mr.Surya Kumar Mukherjee aged 62 years came with the complaints of excessive weakness, abdominal distension ,generalised oedema,heaviness,difficult breathing,pain abdomen aggravated by eating, diarrhoea, anorexia,weight loss,bleeding per rectum.
On Examination- Anemia,malnutrition,dried and wrinkled skin of limbs, generalised pitting oedema,
On Inspection- distension,prominent veins, stretch marks was noted.
On Auscultation- gurgling sound.
On Percussion- shifting dullness.
On Palpation- fluid thrill +++, rebound tenderness +++ ,mass felt in right illiac fossa.
DIAGNOSIS- ABDOMINAL TUBERCULOSIS-ABDOMINAL SEROSAL DISEASE WITH LYMPHOCYTIC ASCITES
Previous Reports-(CHRISTIAN MEDICAL COLLEGE VELLORE)
CT Abdomen-Ascites,Omental thikening and multiple small nodes.
Ascitic Fluid Examination-
Protein-5.7 mg%,LDH-346 U/L,Albumin-3.3 gm/dl,Mesothelial cells present.
LFT and RFT – altered
(INVESTIGATIONS BEFORE TREATMENT)
Patient started his treatment from CMC VELLORE ,but was not relieved,his condition was getting worsen day by day,so he was referred to other hospital.
Patient reported us along with previous treatment and we advised for latest CT Abdomen,it was revealing enlarged mesenteric and retroperitoneal lymph nodes, free fluid and loculated collection in abdomen,Hypodense Omental Thikening, Splenomegaly,findings are more likely of infective etiology.
Treatment-On Repertorisation Phosphorus 0/1 was given and the patient was asked to report after one week.Patient condition was not improved, so along with Phosphorus 0/1, Apocynum 30 was prescribed. He was further asked to report after 15 days.This time the patient was slightly better,same prescription was continued for 1 month.This time patient was much improved.Regular follow ups were done.
(INVESTIGATIONS AFTER TREATMENT)
Duration of Treatment- 6 months,kept on observation for 1.5 years. PATIENT IS COMPLETELY CURED.
CASE -3 ( A CURED CASE OF HYPERTENSION,HYPERCHOLESTREMIA WITH PREMATURE VENTRICULAR BEATS)
Patient named N.Srivastava of age 45 years came with the complaints of weakness ,anxiety,pain in chest ,palpitation ,shortness of breath, dizziness ,sleeplesness.
HISTORY OF PRESENT COMPLAINTS-
Patient was taking allopathic treatment for hypertension. Gradually after few months he started feeling palpitation and shortness of breath even at rest, frequent severe chest pain.
Previous USG Report- ( 14/03/2014) GRADE- 2 FATTY CHANGES IN LIVER
(INVESTIGATIONS BEFORE TREATMENT)
ON EXAMINATION- Irregular Heart beat, forcefull beats.
Blood pressure-150/100 mmhg
Pulse Rate- 76/minute
Weight – 95 kg
LAB INVESTIGATIONS- We advised -
ECG (29/6/2014) was showing VENTRICULAR PREMATURE BEATS
LIPID PROFILE- (29/6/2014)
Total cholesterol-152.8mg/dl (Normal Range 142 to 250 mg/dl)
Triglycerides- 270.2 mg/dl (Normal Range-25 to 160mg/dl)
HDL- 37.4 mg/dl (Normal Range-30 to 79.5 mg/dl)
LDL- 94.4 mg/dl (Normal Range-25 to 100 mg/dl)
VLDL- 34.0 mg/dl (Normal Range-15 to 35 mg/dl )
DIAGNOSIS-DRUG INDUCED VENTRICULAR PTEMATURE BEATS
TREATMENT- After case taking and repertorisation GRAPHITES 0/1 QID was prescribed and asked to report after one week.
MANAGEMENT- Pt was advised to avoid oily food, fried food ,take low salt diet, avoid non-veg food especially red meat, avoid stress, avoid irregular lifestyle, Daily regular exercise, reduction of weight.
Patient reported after one week his breathless was better, on examination palpitation was significantly reduced ,there was less pain noted since after .
B.P.- 130/90 mm Hg.
Same medicine was continued and patient was asked to report after 20 days .
B.P.- 130/86 mm/hg
ECG- Was showing OCCASIONAL PREMATURE BEATS.
Patient condition was better.There was no palpitation.No chest pain.
Patient was asked for regular BP chek up and examination.
USG- was showing NO LIVER DISEASE
LIPID PROFILE- (13/12/2014)Absolutely normal
Total cholesterol- 113 mg/dl (Normal Range 142 to 250 mg/dl)
Triglycerides- 138 mg/dl (Normal Range-25 to 160mg/dl)
HDL- 35 mg/dl (Normal Range-30 to 79.5 mg/dl)
LDL- 50.40 mg/dl (Normal Range-25 to 100 mg/dl)
VLDL- 27.60 mg/dl (Normal Range-15 to 35 mg/dl )
ECG- WAS WITHIN NORMAL LIMITS
(INVESTIGATIONS AFTER TREATMENT)
Patient was prescribed Raulfia Q 20 drops TDS for 2 months and was asked to come for regular BP chekup.
NOW PATIENTS HAS NO COMPLAINTS SINCE AFTER
CASE -4 ( A CURED CASE OF LIVER DISEASE)
Mr.S Singh aged 25 years came with complaint of severe itching all over the body,nausea,vomitting,loose stool,loss of appetite since 1 month.
On Examination-Tenderness in right hypochondrium.
Investigation-Advised LFT –
SGOT- 269.1 [U/L]
SGPT- 164.4 [U/L]
REPORT- Before treatment
TREATMENT-On Repertorisation MERC SOL 0/1 TDS was prescribed for 7 days.
FOLLOW UP- Date-31/05/2015
Patient was better.Same remedy was repeated for one week.
Patient was completly releived.
REPORT- After treatment- SGOT AND SGPT IN NORMAL RANGE
PATIENT IS COMPLETELY CURED
CASE – 5 (MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS WITH GASTRO ESOPHAGEAL REFLUX SYNDROME)
Date- 25 May 2009
Patient named Mrs. P. Srivastava aged 37 years, visited to us with the complaint of vertigo+++ (< sitting,walking,> lying down),diplopia ( double vision),inability to stand for long time, could not walk without support, disturbed gait ,numbness in arms and legs,pulling sensation in back,emotional disturbances.
Planter Reflex – Extension Type, Exaggerated++
HISTORY OF PRESENT COMPLAINTS – The patient has history of still birth in 2002.She gave birth to a baby girl by cesserian section but she was not alive.Due to that the patient went into great shock.After eight months of that incidence she suddenly started feeling vertigo.She was given allopathic medicines on advise of a physician.But she could not get relief,so she was advised MRI Brain.
MRI BRAIN (Plain and Contrast)- MRI features suggestive of MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS with plaques in the cerebrum and cervical spinal cord as described in investigations.
She took 7 years allopathic treatment for multiple sclerosis,but was not releived,inspite she gained many drug induced diseases,she became very much obese.Her problem became more intesified after medication .
REPORT BEFORE TREATMENT-
HER REPORT WAS SHOWING ELEVATED VITAMIN B 12 LEVEL – <2000 pg/mL [NORMAL VALUE-211 to 911 pg/mL (apart from MRI one of the most important criteria to diagnose Multiple Sclerosis).
TREATMENT-After case taking and repertorisation she was prescribed Natrum mur 0/1.Patient was asked to report after 1 week.The patient condition was stagnant after 1 week. But mentally she was better.So sac lac was given this time and patient was asked to report after 15 days.This time patient ‘s vertigo was less.Along with Natrum mur ,Hypericum 0/1 was added.Patient was asked to report after 1 month.The condition was stagnant this time so Conium mac 30 was added .Patient was asked to report after 15 days.This time vertigo was very less,other symptoms were also better.Treatment was continued for almost 1.5 years.Patient is much better,she has no other symptom except little disturbed. gait and muscular weakness
REPORT AFTER TREATMENT-
HER REPORT WAS SHOWING NORMAL VITAMIN B 12 LEVEL -352 pg/mL [NORMAL VALUE-211 to 911 pg/ml.
CASE-6( A CURED CASE OF END SATGE ACUTE RENAL FAILURE)
Patient named Mrs. R. Singh aged 27 year was brought to us in semi comatosed condition with complaints of difficult breathing, generalised odema, anuria.
History of Present Complaint-
The patient has complaint of nausea,vomitting,diarrhoea,fatigue,loss of appetite.
Past Medical History-
She was hospitalised for diarrhoea and dehydration and was on allopathic treatment.But her condition was getting worse.
So the patient came to us for treatment.
On Examination-Patient was dehydrated+++, wrinkled skin, generalised pitting oedema, severe breathlesness+++ ,semi comatose condition.
Vital Signs-B.P.-160/110, pallor++,Anemic condition, Feeble pulse.
Provisional Diagnosis- Acute Renal Failure ?? Cause-Dehydration or Drug induced ??
Lab Investigations- Pt. was advised for – RFT,LFT,CBC,Urine R/M,USG abdomen.
TEST DONE ON 24 NOV 2014-
Renal Functin Test- Serum Urea-202.0 mg/dl (Normal Range-17 to 43 mg/dl)
Creatinine-12.9 mg/dl (Normal Range-0.51 to 0.95 mg/dl)
Uric acid- 8.9 mg/dl (Normal Range-2.60 to 6.00 mg/dl)
Liver Function Test- SGPT- 86 U/L (Normal Range-< 35 U/L)
Bilirubin direct- 0.59 mg/dl (Normal Range -upto 0.2 mg/dl)
Haematological Report Hb- 8 gm/dl (Normal Range-12 to 14 gm/dl)
(INVESTIGATIONS BEFORE TREATMENT)
DIAGNOSIS-ACUTE RENAL FAILURE
Treatment-On repertorisation Arsenic 0/1 was given frequently and the patient was monitered for 24 hours.Patient was slightly better.Patient became conscious,breathlesness was better.She passed urine and was feeling better, stool freequeny was much reduced.
Follow Ups- Arsenic 0/1 was repeated
Sarsaparilla Q 20 drops QID
Berberis vulgaris Q 20 drops QID for 2 days
Condition was much better.Same prescription was continued for 7 days.
After 7 days patient condition was stangnant but better .So further case was repotorised and Phosphorous 0/1 was prescribed. Patient was asked to report after 7 days.
This time patient was much better .Lab investigation was advised
TEST DONE ON- 13 DEC 2014-
Renal Functin Test- Serum Urea-111.0 mg/dl (Normal Range-17 to 43 mg/dl)
Creatinine-4.91 mg/dl (Normal Range-0.51 to 0.95 mg/dl)
Uric acid- 6.32 mg/dl (Normal Range-2.60 to 6.00 mg/dl)
Liver Function Test- SGPT- 63 U/L (Normal Range-< 35 U/L)
Bilirubin direct- 0.11 mg/dl (Normal Range -upto 0.2 mg/dl)
Haematological Report-Hb- 9.1 gm/dl (Normal Range-12 to 14 gm/dl)
(INVESTIGATIONS AFTER TREATMENT)
Patient report was better, patient was much improved. Phosphorous 0/1 OD in a week with Raulfia Q 20 drops four times in a day was prescribed and asked to patient to report regularly for checkup .
TEST DONE ON- 9march 2015
Renal Functin Test- Serum Urea-64 mg/dl (Normal Range-17 to 43 mg/dl)
Creatinine-2.80mg/dl (Normal Range-0.51 to 0.95 mg/dl)
Uric acid- 7.40 mg/dl (Normal Range-2.60 to 6.00 mg/dl)
Liver Function Test- SGPT- 34 U/L (Normal Range-< 35 U/L)
Bilirubin direct- 0.09 mg/dl (Normal Range -upto 0.2 mg/dl)
Haematological Report- Hb- 9.12 gm/dl (Normal Range-12 to 14gm/dl)
(INVESTIGATION AFTER TREATMENT)
Symptomatically patient is completely better, awaiting her next report for complete cure.
CASE – 7 (A CURED CASE OF MASSIVE PLEURAL EFFUSION DUE TO PULMONARY TUBERCULOSIS)
Patient Address- Tarwa, Azamgarh, U.P.
Patient named Mr.Sandeep Singh,aged 24 years visited us with the complaint of dry cough (< drinking water),chest pain ( < respiration, >sitting position) ,breathlesness,continous fever, weakness+++
HISTORY OF PRESENT COMPLAINT- Patient was taking Allopathic treatment for the same but condition did not improve so they advised for pleural tap( THORACENTESIS).Patient was not willing for any surgical procedure so he visited to us.
Inspection- Reduced chest movement of right side.
Auscultation-Breath sounds very much diminished.Impaired Vocal and Tactile Fremitus.
Percussion-Stony dullness at right side.
INVESTIGATION BEFORE TREATMENT-
X-RAY CHEST(PA/Lat. View)-Koch’s Lung (Rt. Side)
Loculated and free Pleural Effusion with multiple and collapsed consolidation Right Lung.
CT Lung- Gross Right Hydropneumothorax with passive Lung Atelectasis and few mediastinal Lymp nodes,possible of Tubercular infection with effusion.
Montux Test- Positive
TREATMENT-On the basis of repertorisation ARSENIC ALBUM 0/1, 10 drops QID was prescribed for 1 week.
FOLLOW UP- Patient reported after 1 week, condition was little better. Apocynum 30 was added( 1 drop TDS) and was asked to reprot after 1 week, condition was better but stagnant. Case was again repertorised and Lycopodium 0/1, 10 drops BD was given along with apocynum 30 one drop QID and was asked to report after one week. This time patient was much better. Same medicine was continued for one month. Patient was much better with treatment, there was no fever, no breathlessness, cough reduced to maximum extent, chest pain was very less. With the presenting symptoms case was repertorsied and Phosphorous 0/1 OD was prescribed and asked to report after 15 days. Patient was much better, same medicine was continued and was asked to report after 2 month. After 2 month patient was not having any symptoms. Patient was asked to report after two month with the investigation. Patient was completely better, all reports were within normal limits.Medicine had been stopped and kept under observation for 6 months.
AFTER TREATMENT NORMAL REPORT-
PATIENT IS NOT ON ANY MEDICATION, HE WAS ASKED FOR REGULAR CHECKUP FOR NEXT FEW MONTHS.
CASE -8 (A CURED CASE OF MEHNDI DERMATITIS)
A Patient named Mrs.R.Sonker aged 30 years came with the complaint of severe itching and burning on both forearms and hand after applying mehndi.
On Examination- There was swelling and redness all over both forearms and hand where the mehndi was applied.
Rx- After repertorisation the medicine prescribed was-
NUX VOMICA 0/1 20 drops TDS for 1 week
The patient was asked to report after 1 week.
The patient’s condition was much better.
Sac Lac was prescribed and the patient was asked to come after 15 days.
After 15 days when the patient came,she was cured completely.
CASE – 9 (A CURED CASE OF CHRONIC SKIN DISEASE)
A baby boy named master Babu,aged 1 year was brought with the complaint of eruptions all over the body since 4 months.The mother told that the child used to scratch continuously.
On Examination-The eruptions were pustular.Some eruptions were oozing out a sticky discharge.The child was restless.
RX-After repertorisation GRAPHITES 0/1 ,10 drops TDS was prescribed
for 7 days.
After 7 days when the patient reported,all the eruptions were dried up and there was no itching.The baby was at ease.Only scars were remaining which will fade away with time.The patient was asked to report after 3 months for follow up.
CASE – 10 (A CURED CASE OF LARGE RENAL CALCULI WITH HYDROURETERONEPHROSIS)
A patient named Mr.Roshan Jaiswal,40 years came with the complaint of painfull micturition,burning in urine,pain at left kidney region.The pain was unbearable,was not able to pass urine.The patient was much restless.
On Examination-Abdomen was distended.
Blood Pressure-150/100 mmhg
He has consulted to another physician and on his advise has gone through USG abdomen.On that basis he was diagnosed as having stone at ureterovesical junction of left kidney measuring approx. 106 to 14.9 mm with hydroureteronephrosis.He was advised to go for immediate surgery.So the patient consulted us.
RX-On the basis of repertorisation the medicine prescribed was-
LYCOPODIUM 0/1, 20 drops TDS for 24 hours.
On the same day after 6 hours patient informed that he had voided urine satisfactorily and his pain was much better.
So patient was asked to continue the same medicine and told to report after 48 hours.Patient told that he is 70% better in pain and he is passing urine easily.Along with LYCOPODIUM 0/1, SARSAPARILLA Q 20 drops with waterTDS was prescribed.
After 5 days patient told that he felt severe pain at the commence of urination and he passed two very big size stones one after another.He got pain in the penis for few minutes after urination but after one hour he was releived completely.USG abdomen was done and it was showing no stone in both kidneys.