This is a dramatic disease, especially in infants who lose a lot of weight in a few days. Antibiotics often complicate the case because they help to produce candidiasis or other mycotic infections.
Homeopathic remedies can quickly treat this condition without side effects.
The background treatment is essential, with a prolonged drainage which often is tuberculino-luetic.
(See :nodes, rhinopharyngitis).
— extremely painful :
• alternate 3 granules, as needed : BORAX 5C, or SULFURIC ACID 5C
— if there is not a rapid improvement :
• alternate 3 granules, as needed : MURIATIC ACID 5C, or NITRIC ACID 5C
— burning pains with high fever; no appetite at all :
• one dose, every hour : CANTHARIS 9C, then 12C, then 15C
— prolonged subacute pains with gastric acidity :
• morning : 3 granules, ANTIMONIUM CRUDUM 5C
• evening : 3 granules, MAGNESIA CARBONICA 5C
• every 2 weeks, one dose : SEPIA 9C
• alternate 3 granules, as needed : RHUS TOX 5C, or KALIUM CHLORATUM 5C
• alternate 3 granules, as needed : PHOSPHORUS 5C, or PYROGENIUM 5C
• 3 granules, 1 to 3 times a day : HEPAR SULFUR 5C
• alternate 3 granules, as needed : CHINA 5C, or KREOSOTUM 5C
• alternate 3 granules, every hour, as needed :
ARSENICUM ALBUM 5C, or MERCURIUS CORROSIVUS 5C
• 3 granules, 3 times a day : KALIUM BICHROMICUM 5C
To recover the appetite
• one dose, daily :
morning : MANGANESE COPPER TRACE ELEMENT
evening : SULFUR TRACE ELEMENT
• 5 to 20 drops, 1 to 3 times a day : HYDRASTIS 3X
See : appetite, canker sores, aversion, candidiasis, convalescence, dentist, desire, fever, herpes, mycosis, pains, sensations, teething, thirst, tongue, tonsillitis.