For Cold, Catarrah, Infuenza, associated bodyache and headache
Introduction: Cold and influenza are infections which are mainly caused by viruses. They however differ in terms of organs they affect and affictions experienced. Alpha Cold and Flu has a wide spectrum of coverage over complaints of upper respiratory tract infection, Common cold and headache due to cold. Catarrah is a general term covering cold coryza and cough where profuse watery discharge is prominent.
Mode of actions: Aconitum napellus: Physical and mental restlessness with fever and great feeling of weakness, complaints and tension caused by exposure to dry, cold weather, draught of cold air, smell acutely sensitive, pain at the root of nose, mucous membrane dry, nose dry or with scanty watery coryza, throat is red, dry and constricted. Bryonia alba: Aching in every muscle, mucous membranes are all dry with dry cough, rheumatic pains and swellings, physical weakness, irritable, splitting headache, headache worse on motion, even of eyeballs, dryness of mouth, tongue and throat with excessive thirst, soreness in larynx and trachea. hoarseness, dry, hacking cough from irritation in upper trachea, cough, dry at night, must sit up, worse after eating or drinking with stitches in chest, are covered by this drug. Eupatorium perfoliatum : Indicated for febrille diseases, influenza, headache, bone-pain, coryza with sneezing, hoarseness and cough with soureness in chest, must support it and fever preceded by thirst are fully convered by this medicine. Gelsemium sempervirens: Indicated for muscular weakness, vertigo, heaviness of head, occipital headache with feeling as if there is a tight band arond the head, dull heavy ache with heaviness of eyelids, sneezing, fullness at root nose, dryness of nasal fossa, watery excoriating discharge, acute coryza, with dull headache, fever, and dry cough with sore chest. Spasm of the glottis are also covered by this drug. Ipecacuanha: The chief action is on the ramifications of the pneumo-gastric nerve, producing spasmodic, irritation in chest and stomach. Coryza with stoppage of nose and nausea, dyspnoa cough incessant and violent with every breath. Sneezing and nausea are covered by this drug. Eucalyptus globulus: It is a remedy with marked effects on catarrhal processes, influenza, fever of relapsing character, stuffy nose, tightness across bridge, chronic catarrhal dyspoea and palpitation, expectoration white, thick mucous, bronchitis in the aged, bronchorrhoea, profuse expectoration of thin watery coryza, offensive muco-pus and irritative cough. Phosphorus: It is idicated where the picture is of destructive metabolism, great lowness of spirit, neuralgia, parts must be kept warm, chronic catarrh with small haemorrhages, larynx very painful, sore throat, cannot talk on account of pain in larynx, cough from tickling in throat, worse in cold air.
|Dosage||Unless otherwise prescribed by the physician, at acute stage take 1 tablet every hour upto 12 tablets dialy and subsequently 1 to 2 tablets, 3 times per day over an extended period of time. If complaints are not relieved, consult a specialist.|
|Symptoms||Cold and Catarrah, Flu|
|Manufacturer||Dr.Willmar Schwabe india Pvt.Ltd|