by Todd Rowe MD, MD(H), CCH, DHt
Homeopathic Treatment of Anxiety
Homeopathic Medicine is very effective in the treatment of anxiety. In fact, in a recent study in the American Journal of Psychiatry, alternative medicine was found to be more popular in the treatment of anxiety and depression, than conventional medicine1. If you suffer from untreated anxiety or have trouble with side effects of conventional medicines for the treatment of anxiety, consider homeopathic consultation. Homeopathic medicine has the capability to not just manage anxiety symptoms but to bring about a cure of this problem in a gentle way.
Frequent Symptoms of Anxiety
The presentation of anxiety is highly variable. This list includes some common symptoms:
- Tension Headaches
- Irritable Bowel
- Peptic Ulcer
- Muscle Tension
- Dry mouth
How Common is Anxiety?
Anxiety effects 13% of the United States population. Antianxiety agents amount to 3% of all conventional medicines prescribed.
Are There Different Types of Anxiety?
Yes, there are many types of anxiety. All of these are treatable using homeopathic medicine.
- Generalized Anxiety Disorder
- Panic Disorder
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
- Simple Phobias
- Social Phobia
- Stress Related to Life Transitions
- Hormonally Induced Anxiety
- Medication Induced Anxiety
Many people who seek homeopathic treatment for anxiety wish to get off of conventional medicines because of concern about side effects.