Dr. RAJSHREE JANGID(1) , Dr. ANKITA UPADHYAY
Abstract: Hashimoto’s thyroiditis is a diffuse enlargement of the thyroid gland. In thyroiditis, glands are unable to store iodine and produces antibodies that circulate in plasma, it causes inefficient production of hormones. It can also affect other systemic functions. This article is an attempt to overview about hashimoto thyroditis and homoeopathic therapeutic approach.
Keywords: hypothyroidism, thyroid, goiter, homoeopathy, hashimoto’s thyroditis, hormones.
DISCUSSION AND CONCLUSION:
Homoeopathic medicines has been strong therapeutic approach in cases of hormone disorders. Medicines prescribed on the basis of totality of symptoms and miasmatic analysis have effective results but sometimes due to lack of time physician can go for quick prescription through therapeutic approach. There are numerous causes including genetic and non-genetic factors like changes in sex hormones (particularly in women), viral infections, certain medications, exposure to ionizing radiation, and excess consumption of iodine (a substance involved in thyroid hormone production) in which homeopathy is effective.
1 PG Scholar Department of Organon of Medicine and Homoeopathic Philosophy, Dr. MPK Homoeopathic Medical College Hospital & Research Centre (Under Homoeopathy University), Saipura, Sanganer , Jaipur. (Raj.)
2 PG Scholar Department of Repertory, Dr. MPK Homoeopathic Medical College Hospital & Research Centre (Under Homoeopathy University), Saipura, Sanganer , Jaipur. (Raj.)