A miscarriage is the loss of a fetus before the 20th week of pregnancy. The medical term for a miscarriage is spontaneous abortion, but the condition is not an abortion in the common definition of the term.
What Causes Miscarriage?
Most miscarriages are caused by chromosome abnormalities that make it impossible for the baby to develop. There are many factors which are responsible for miscarriage, some are listed below:
- Trauma, accident
- Exposure to high levels of radiation or toxic agents
- Hormonal problems
- Uterine abnormalities
- Lifestyle factors such as smoking, drinking alcohol, or using illegal drugs
- Disorders of the immune system
- Diabetes that is not controlled
- Thyroid disease
- Severe malnutrition
- Women of older age may be at increased risk for miscarriage
Signs and symptoms of a miscarriage might include:Watch Full Movie Online Streaming Online and Download
- Vaginal spotting or bleeding
- Cramps and painful contractions in abdomen or lower back
- Fluid or tissue passing from vagina
Homeopathy plays a constructive role in treating habitual abortion by improving uterine problems and by regulating hormonal balance. Furthermore it also helps in reducing anxiety and grief caused by recurrent loss of pregnancy. There are a large number of homeopathic remedies that are considered to be helpful in habitual miscarriage. It is always best to consult with an experienced practitioner especially in case of habitual miscarriages before taking these remedies.
There are about 78 remedies listen below under the rubric Abortion/miscarriage in homeopathic repertory:
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Most commonly used homeopathic remedies are:
Arnica: If it is caused by a blow; lifting heavy weights; overreaching; a fall; or any other violent concussion; when pains, which bear down heavily, or real labor pains make their appearance, with a mixed discharge from the vagina. If given on time; it will often remove the threatened miscarriage.
Caulophyllum: For women who have a tendency to suffer from miscarriages. There is a weakening of the uterine tissues. For habitual miscarriage or women under constant threat of recurring miscarriages, all kinds of bleeding from the uterus, and heaviness in the abdominal area when pregnant. Physical symptoms evident during the condition include the presence of severe uterine spasms passing all over the body, the development of an excruciating pain that seems to radiate in all directions within the body. Symptoms also include profuse to thin and extremely acrid vaginal discharge from time to time.
Crocus sativa: Abortion in first or third month. Metrorrhagia after abortion. Menses copious. Menses, dark, ropy, stringy, clots. Sensation of something alive in abdomen esp. left side, dd. Thuja right side, dd. Sabina en Sabad. Erroneous ideas about the body, dd. Sabad. Changeable mood, rapidly changing. Laughing alternating with quarrelsomeness or violence. Anger, alternating with quick repentance and singing. Feeling being not attractive enough, but I don’t want to be excluded, so I must not be boring.
Erigeron: Abortion due to exercise, with profuse bleeding. Bright red blood loss, gushing of blood. Ailments from wounds and trauma. Indolence, aversion to work. Loss of ambition, afternoon and evening. Irritability in the morning. Frightened waking from a dream. Weeping during urination. Cheerful after urination. Painful urination during metrorrhagie.
Helonias dioica (veratrum luteum): Tendency to abortion, from emotions, exertion, weakness and atony of uterus (no contractions or weak contractions). Severe, protracted bleeding, fibroids, heaviness/consciousness of uterus and back. Weakness. Exhausted, heavy belly, bearing-down and wants to hold abdomen. Sensation of fullness and heaviness. Too worn out, to many pregnancies. Feeling they are excluded from the group, excluded from happy feelings. Sadness and exhaustion especially during and after pregnancy. The sight of happy people makes them feel even more sad, does not cheer them up, wants to be alone. Hypertension, diabetes, albuminurie, glucosurie, cave toxicosis in pregnancy.
Sabina juniperus: This remedy has special action on uterus also upon serous and fibrous membranes. Abortion especially in third month. Bleeding during pregnancy, during labor and after delivery. It stimulates expulsion of mola. Placenta praevia and retained placenta. Labor pains painful, from sacrum to inguinal region, or from sacrum to pubis, or stitching in the vagina upwards. Other symptoms are Copious menses, gushing, bright red, with (dark) clots. Metrorrhagia between menses, and during climacteric period. Uterus myomatosus, endometrioses Endometriumcarcinoma with bleeding. Condylomata.
Secale cornutum: Abortion in twin foetus – one child still alive, other died in utero. foetus died, but does not come out of the body (death in alive body). Recurrent abortion, long lasting blood loss, weak, passive, dark bleeding. Exhaustion, anxious restlessness, pale. Internal burning, icy cold feeling outward. Inflammation uterus, lochia offensive and protracted, sepsis.
Sepia: For tendency to get miscarriages during the fifth to the seventh month of a term of pregnancy. Persistent morning sickness every day. Sensation of a ball like structure within the uterus. The painful sensations may make women feel like they need to bear or bend down with the pain. The woman may also suffer from a prolapsed uterus, and can often be affected by fibroids in the uterine tissues. The woman also finds any motions performed by the developing fetus to be intolerable and extremely uncomfortable. Yellow colored discharges. There are also extreme and severe itching sensations in the vulva which can trigger the miscarriage. Chills running down the body; physical exhaustion at most times of the day and night. Worsein the mornings and in the evenings; dampness aggravates. Very weary, and worn out from fatigue. Depression, and indifference to most things, aversion to sexual intercourse.The woman in addition desires to be left alone at most times.
Ustilago maydis: Tendency of aborting in third month. Atony of the uterus. Sensation of a ‘knot’, in the abdomen, or in the uterus, pain from abdomen to thighs. Recurrent abortion. Dark blood, ropy. Passive bleeding aggravate by motion.