Homeopathy for Diverticular Disease
Homeopathic medicine can offer relief from the symptoms of diverticulosis by
providing highly diluted doses of a natural substance that would produce the same symptoms if given in full strength to a healthy person. Before selecting a remedy, a homeopath questions the patient on details of the diverticulosis and assesses the general state of physical and emotional health. The following characteristics of the symptoms are carefully studied:
Do you have pain or cramps in the abdomen?
Does warmth or coldness ease the symptoms?
Are bowel movements irregular? In what way?
Although homeopathic treatments need to be individualized and prescribed by a professional, common remedies may include: