International Journal of Homoeopathic Sciences
  • Printed Journal
  • Indexed Journal
  • Refereed Journal
  • Peer Reviewed Journal
International Journal of Homoeopathic Sciences

International Journal of Homoeopathic Sciences

2022, Vol. 6 Issue 2, Part A
An evidenced based individualistic homoeopathic approach in a case of herpes zoster in geriatric patient: A case report
Author(s): Dr. Torsa Das, Dr. Sayantan Bhowmick, Dr. Debanjan Chowdhury and Dr. Siddhartha Pal
Abstract:
Herpes-zoster or shingles is an acute, painful, self limiting, cutaneous viral infection that happens due to reactivation of varicella-zoster virus. This is a case report of a geriatric patient, aged 89 years, complaining with sudden vesicular eruption on his forehead with burning pain and oozing yellowish discharge, which transformed into multiple painful blisters overnight. He was treated with individualistic homoeopathic medicine Natrum muriaticum 30C and Natrum muriaticum 200C, administered on the basis of totality of symptoms. Complete healing of skin eruption as well the overall well-being of the patient demonstrating positive role of individualistic homoeopathic treatment in case of herpes-zoster.
Pages: 09-12  |  74 Views  50 Downloads
Download Full Article: Click Here
How to cite this article:
Dr. Torsa Das, Dr. Sayantan Bhowmick, Dr. Debanjan Chowdhury, Dr. Siddhartha Pal. An evidenced based individualistic homoeopathic approach in a case of herpes zoster in geriatric patient: A case report. Int J Hom Sci 2022;6(2):09-12. DOI: 10.33545/26164485.2022.v6.i2a.529
International Journal of Homoeopathic Sciences