Role of Homoeopathy in Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome – A Case Report

Role of Homoeopathy in Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome – A Case Report

(Advancements in Homeopathic Research, Vol. 8 No.4, November 2023-January 2024, Date of Publication 2023/11/01, Pages no. 39-43 ISSN : 2456-3668 (Print) // EISSN : 2583-5661 (Online) DOI : 10.48165/ahr.2023.8.4.4)

Dr. R. Sitharthan*
*Principal, Professor & HOD, Department of Practice of Medicine & Research Guide,
National Homoeopathy Research Institute in Mental Health (NHRIMH), Kottayam. Kerala.
Former Professor & HOD in Practice of Medicine & Research Guide,
Vinayaka Missions Homoeopathic Medical College, Salem. Tamil Nadu.
Corresponding Author:
Dr. R. Sitharthan
Vinayaka Missions Homoeopathic Medical College, Salem. Tamil Nadu.
Mobile: 9443203174. Email: sitharthan.r@gmail.com

Abstract
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a recurrent chronic disorder of gasterointestinal system affecting 10-30% of total worldwide population. Women are more affected than men. Homoeopathy is one of the system of medicine which acts on psychosomatic plane of an individual which can bring IBS to complete cure. Homeopathy is the choice of treatment for all psychosomatic disorders especially for IBS. Management of IBS should concentrate on psychological and behavioral interventions along with proper medication. Reducing mental stress, regular exercises, yoga and meditation will give more beneficial in reducing the severity of IBS.

Key words: Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Homeopathy, Gastero intestinal disorders, Rome IV criteria

ISSN – 2456-3668 (P) * EISSN – 2583-5661 (O) *VOL. 8 NO. 4 November 2023-January 2024 (pp. 39-43) DOI : 10.48165/ahr.2023.8.4.4