| Sciatica is a very common problem, which entails
severe pain in the hip joint which frequently extends to the
knee joint and foot. This, generally results due to exposure
to cold, dampness and strain, fatigue, etc. It often interferes
with the motion of the foot, causing stiffness and contraction.
Good remedy for acute sciatica pain. Dull, but nagging pain
in the hip which comes suddenly and shoots down to the posterior
part of the thigh or to knee or foot. Pain worse will worsen
when touched or due to movement.
Indicated when the person has burning pain, acute, dragging
pain in the hips and great restlessness. Also effective if
the pain shoots up as a result of fatigue and problems of
the digestive system.
This medicine works wonders when pain is aggravated, especially
during the night time and is relieved after some of the limbs.
Pulsatilla gives good results if the sciatica is left sided.
This medicine can also be used when the pain becomes worse
in the evening.
Nux vomica is indicated when the pain becomes aggravated in
the morning and is accompanied by a feeling of stiffness and
Ignatia is required when the pain is of an incisive nature,
particularly when moving the limb.
This medicine is ideal when there is weakness and the person
experiences a bruised feeling in the thighs and when the pain
worsens while standing or walking.
This medicine is indicated when an individual experiences
pain similar to that of an electric shock.
Have simple and nutritious diet. Exercise regularly.