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Phosphorus is an essential mineral. It is important in the formation high energy compounds used by the body, maintaining strong bones and teeth, and muscle and nerve functioning. Meats and milk are a good source of phosphorus. Deficiency is very rare as phosphorus is ...Read more
We are giving calcarea phos to our daughter of 11 months one tablet thrice a day, do we have to continue or stop calcarea phos. ?
Calcium in infants: Calcium supplements, particularly in a prescribed dose, are usually only given to children because they have a metabolic problem such as prematurity, hypoparathyroidism, kidney problems or other deficiencies. The timing of discontinuation depends on many factors, and should be guided by your daughters consultant. ...Read more
Unlikely: This is a naturopathic approach of unknown benefit. Gbm is a very difficult disease that can cause significant disability. I would discuss any supplement with your doctor. ...Read more
I am 29 yr old and and do lot of weight lifting . Can i consume calcarea phos 12x instead of shelcal 500 mg as a calcium supplement?
No: Consuming calcium in supplement form differs entirely from using the homeopathic remedy calc phos 12x. It's also best to get your calcium from food as much as possible, but if you need extra calcium because of poor diet you can take your "shelcal 500mg." homeopathic remedies are made to affect your healing ; restorative system, an energy part of you -- rather than supply specific nutrients. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi theré.My baby is 6 months old and I am giving him calcarea phosp.I just want to know the side effects.
Calcium phosphate: A healthy 6 month old eating a healthy diet needs no added calcium phosphate. The notion that "homeopathic" is somehow automatically good, is not wise. Side effects can include nausea and colic, vomiting, poor appetite, constipation, dry mouth, increased thirst and increased urination. Excess calcium among other things can cause kidney stones, so get calcium from natural sources--ie food. ...Read more
Calcarea carbonica: Calcarea carbonica is a homeopathic medicine, or remedy. I am not sure how you have this "in both [your] feet"? You would not treat calcarea carb in your feet, but the remedy might be helpful for various kinds of foot pain and sweatiness. What problems are you dealing with? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Calcarea carbonica: Physicians who have not studied homeopathy or seen what it can do, will likely say "don't bother." but having studied & practiced this since 1999, i can say that if your case is well-taken by an experienced homeopath and calcarea carbonica is well indicated, it can afford healing from a wide variety of health problems. Homeopathy treats your whole being over time, & not just 1 part. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not by itself: An abscess is a closed collection of pus (infection) and the treatment must be to open it up and let the pus out. Antibiotics are used to treat the surrounding infected tissues and reduce spread of infection. Your remedy may be of benefit as a prt of this treatment to stimulate the immune system to better fight the infection but I do not recommend that it be the only treatment. ...Read more