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Yes!: Many doctors will be skeptical but i believe homeopathy can be of great value in sle. Sle is a complex illness. Western medical treatments may help but are not curative. The homeopathic literature (for example the journal homeopathic links in 1997) contains case reports of sle cases cured by homeopathy. If interested in this approach, seek care from a well-trained professional homeopath. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes & many alterns.: Yes, homeopathy can help sle but the treatment is highly individualized- 10 people with sle probably need 10 different remedies. You need a good homeopath. Sle is an autoimmune disease & autoimmune diseases are often triggered by microbes (including lyme disease) & environmental toxins. See a good holistic doc (www.Abihm.Org) & the book the autoimmune epidemic by donna jackson nakazawa good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can homeopathy has proper medicine for sle or any other alternatives mediums other than allopathy?
Yes: Sle is thought to be caused by an immune reaction that erroneously attacks the body. There are many different "disease-modifying agents " that can help turn off these reactions. Rheumatologists are the medical specialists that treat these types of diseases. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
History physical lab: It takes an involved evaluation. We do it with a complex consultation looking at history, physical, laboratory evaluation + imaging. It takes a lot of work. Of interest the government stopped paying for consultations with medicare patients. It has deemed that it is too confusing to use it but we as rheumatologists need it to evaluate complex rheumatology patients like those with lupus. Go figure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Unknown: Why the body attacks itself is a mystery however, some medications such as the antibiotic Doxycycline can cause drug- induced lupus. These reactions will typically resolve when the drug is stopped. Autoimmune disease often run in families suggesting that genetic factors are at play. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer