Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
185 Doctors are Online

Child suffering from nephrotic syndrome, completed steroid course. Can i have a homeopathy treatment for it?

my 3 years old daughter is suffering from nephrotic syndrome and it is her first attack. She has just completed her first course of steroid ( Omnacortil ) for 3 months. Now i do not want at all to repeat the steroid doses in future if it recurs. Please help me and guide me. is NS can be cured by HOmeopathy or the recurrence can be prevented by homeopathy. Please help me doctor. I do not want to use steroid for such a child and want a complete recovery for NS. please help me.
Asked On : Sun, 3 Mar 2013
Answers:  2 Views:  70
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Homeopath 's  Response
neprotic syndrome in a condition where due to inflammation of the nephrons kidneys are unable to retain protiens which leads to the generalized edema of renal origin. there are two types primary where no known cause exists and secondary which is usually due to some infections. in children most commonly nephrotic syndrome occurs post bacterial infection commonly streptococcal/styphylococcal.Homoeopathy has a very good scope in nephrotic syndrome as the medicines are directed towards treating the idiosyncratic reaction of the patients which is causing damage to nephrons. once the inflammatory response of the kidneys to the causative agents is subdued the recovery is quite swift. generally steroids are given in such condition to control inflammatory response . hence homeopathy fairs much better in treating cases of nephrotic syndrome. hope you have got your queries answered. if you have any queries kindly let me know. regards and wishing for a speedy recoery of your daughter.
Dr yogesh sabnis
Answered: Mon, 4 Mar 2013
I find this answer helpful
Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Munish Sood's  Response
1. before going into treatment aspect, what about proteinuria, cholestrol profile, any history of scabies?
2. treatment is to be indivualised.
Answered: Thu, 21 Mar 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor