R49 Sinusitis, nasal congestion
Acute and chronic catarrh of the nose and maxillary sinus; sinusitis; polyp formation in children; lack or loss of olfaction and taste.
Mode of action
Arsenicum album: During acute sinusitis, symptoms are relieved by cold; in chronic conditions, pains are burning in quality and are ameliorated by heat; right-sided coryza; watery, acrid nasal discharge which obstructs the nose.
Calcium carbonicum Hahnemanni: Mucosal swellings; nasal polypi which are non-hemorrhagic, and composed of mucus; cervical adenopathy; chronic nasal obstruction.
Cinnabaris: Catarrh of the maxillary sinuses.
Kalium bichromicum: Pain, heaviness at the root of the nose; sinus headache; acute and chronic sinusitis; nasal discharge or post-nasal discharge is thick, purulent, yellow, and stringy; strong nasal quality of the voice, nasal polyps.
Mercurius solubilis Hahnemanni: Inflammation of the mucosa, with a tendency to suppuration; yellow-green, irritating, corrosive, foul-smelling discharges. General aggravation at night and from both heat and cold; night sweats.
Pulsatilla: Hay fever, coryza, sneezing; bland greenish nasal discharge; chronic nasal obstruction; symptoms are generally worse in a warm room, better from open air, involvement of the frontal and right maxillary sinus.
Sepia: Rhinitis; sinusitis with nauseating, yellow post-nasal discharge.
Sulfur: Sinusitis with chronic, purulent nasal discharge; hay fever; nasal polyps; great sensitivity to odours.
Remedies to be considered
Ingredients | Drops
Arsenicum album D12 1 g, Calcium carbonicum Hahnemanni D30 1 g, Cinnabaris D12 1 g, Kalium bichromicum D12 1 g, Mercurius solubilis Hahnemanni D30 1 g, Pulsatilla D12 1 g, Sepia D12 1 g, Sulfur D30 1 g.
Non-medicinal ingredients: ethanol, purified water.
Adults and children 12 years and older 5-10 drops 1-3 times per day, acute cases 4-6 times per day in a little water or undiluted or as directed by a health care practitioner.
Adults and children 12 years and older 1-3 tablets 1-3 times daily or as directed by a health care practitioner.
Known adverse reactions
In rare cases, hypersalivation may occur after use, in which case the product should be discontinued.
In very rare cases, skin reactions may occur after use, in which case the product should be discontinued.
For more information, please consult your healthcare practitioner.