Pre-menstrual syndrome (PMS) and homeopathy – Sodium Muriaticium

Premenstrual syndrome affects more than 70% to 90% of premenopausal women in the US and less for women in Southeast Asia due to their difference in lifestyle and social structure. The incidence of premenstrual syndrome (PMS) has more than doubled in the past 50 years due to its acceptance as a medical condition caused by an unhealthy diet high in saturated foods. Premenstrual syndrome is defined as a faulty function of the ovaries related to the woman’s menstrual cycle, it affects a woman’s physical and emotional state and sometimes disrupts daily activities due to hormone fluctuations. The syndrome occurs one to two weeks before menstruation and then subsides when menstruation begins. In this article we discuss homeopathy – sodium muriaticium works in women with PMS.

I. Definition

Natrum nuriaticum is one of the homeopathic remedies that has been used to treat water retention, swollen breasts, and nervous tension such as irritability and sadness.

II. How homeopathy – muriaticium sodium affects women with PMS.

1. Water retention

Natrum nuriaticum is also known as table salt in homeopathic remedies. It helps regulate salt levels in the body, reducing the risk of water retention.

2. Leukocytosis

Sodium muriaticium contains a substance that helps to improve the immune system against leukocytosis by controlling the number of white blood cells when our body encounters acute infection or inflammation, reducing the risk of reproductive system in case of invasion of bacteria and viruses that cause abnormal swelling.

3. Digestive Disorder

It also helps improve the digestive system against abnormal functions, such as accumulation of the interstitial fluid, infiltrated into tissues, increasing the digestive absorption of certain vital vitamins and minerals, which are important to prevent symptoms of PMS.

4. Chlorosis

Surprisingly, some women with premenstrual syndrome may experience a lack of energy, shortness of breath caused by chlorosis. Intake of certain foods with a high amount of iron helps reduce the risk of anemia

5. Constrictive feeling and headache

Some women with PMS may also experience abnormal tightness and headaches. It is caused by stagnation of blood and qi in the body, resulting in an increase in blood vessel convulsion in the brain. Sodium muriaticium helps to stimulate blood circulation and regulate qi, eliminating the excessive defense response resulting from headache muscle contraction headache.