Pegasus Sinus 30C
Very effective in treating acute and chronic sinus-related conditions e.g. post-nasal drip & resulting cough, continual clearing of throat, sinus congestion and pain, sinus headaches, painful blocked ears.
NB: It is highly recommended to use this remedy in conjunction with the muco drainol 30C remedy for sinus congestion and pain, ‘snotty nose’ and blocked ears, children with grommets. Dose 5 minutes apart.
For allergic sinusitis, add histamine comp 30C
For infections, add anti-virabac 1M at the earliest stage
|Remedy||Symptoms covered by specific remedy|
|Allium sativa||Catarrh i.e. mucous congestion.|
|Hepar sulphuris||Inflamed mucous membranes with profuse secretions; infected sinuses producing foul and sour smelling mucus; sensation of a “fish bone” in the throat, which transfers to ears on yawning.|
|Hydrastis canadensis||Soothes mucous membranes and encourages the expulsion of mucus which may be thick, yellow and rope-like; congested ears with deafness; dull frontal headache with sneezing and fullness over the eyes; watery, burning discharge with a rawness in the nose.|
|Kali bichromicum||Catarrh (mucous congestion) of pharynx, larynx, bronchi and nose producing tough, stringy and viscous secretions; tough “elastic” plugs blown from the nose that may leave a raw, inflamed surface causing frontal sinus pain and a sense of fullness at the bridge of the nose; loss of smell; difficulty breathing through the nose; violent sneezing especially in the morning.|
|Mercurius solubilis aut vivus||Excessive runny nose causing rawness in the nostrils and post- nasal swelling; glue-like nasal discharge that can burn the upper lip; hot, dryness in the nose; pulsation in the ears with foul-smelling pus; post-nasal burning pain that may be transferred sharply to the ears.|
|Nux vomica||Blocked nose that is worse at night; runny nose during the day with sneezing in the morning; scraping in the throat with headache; pain transferred to the ears when swallowing; swollen uvula.|
|Phosphorus||Irritated and inflamed mucous membranes; blood-streaked discharge.|
|Pulsatilla pratensis||Thick, yellow discharge from ear with throbbing pain; thick creamy discharge from nose, congested at night but runny during the day; pressure and pain of nasal bones and at the bridge of the nose with loss of smell; frontal headache; nasal discharge may later turn yellow-green.|
|Sambucus nigra||Acts on respiratory organs. Useful for sniffles in infants where breathing and breastfeeding are inhibited. Difficulty breathing when nose is blocked or filled with tenacious mucus.|
|Silicea||Obstructed nasal passages with loss of smell; frothy nasal discharge.|
Dosage: In acute conditions, suck 3-5 pillules in a clean mouth every hour for 3 doses, then every 2 hours for 3 doses. Thereafter dose 4-6 hourly until well.
Do not dose continuously for longer than 3-5 days. If further treatment is required, consult a homeopath or health practitioner. If any new symptoms develop that were not present initially, stop the remedy and consult a homeopath.