Top
10
Doctor insights on: I Am Interested In Alternative And Herbal Remedies For Mood Disorders

Share
1

1
I am interested in alternative and herbal remedies for mood disorders?

I am interested in alternative and herbal remedies for mood disorders?

Classical Homeopathy: Consulting a well-trained classical homeopath could help with your mood problems. This involves an interview lasting 2-3 hours, in order to understand your issues and how you experience them. From this, the homeopath can select the most applicable homeopathic medicine to catalyze a healing process in you. Follow-ups are needed to assess progress and make any necessary changes. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Lynne Weixel
1 doctor shared a insight

Mood (Definition)

Is how a patient says they feel, or how someone feels internally, versus how someone's mood appears, which is called "affect." if you say your mood is "happy, " and you appear to be so, we would say that your affect is congruent. If, however, you actually look really angry, we would say your mood is "happy" and ...Read more


2

2
Could you suggest good herbal remedies for bad PMS mood swings?

Many: Soy-based products are considered estrogen-like compounds and may help with some symptoms of pms. Also, if mood symptoms are the primary problem, exercise, the use of st. John's wort or same may be of help too. Lastly, there is some evidence behind the use of omega 3 fatty acids for mood too. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
3

3
Are there any alternative cures or herbal remedies for female sexual dysfunction?

Tantric sex yoga: This is an alternative therapy for sexual dysfunction in females..In this practice sex is a pathway to fulfilling your spiritual obligations to self and others.This is a form of yoga and is therapeutic in some women and involves massaging some parts of body which are acceptable to the massage giver and reciever. ...Read more

4

4
I need to get diagsnosed with adhd. I have no insurance and i need the medication to help this disorder, it's ruining my life I've tried herbal remedies. Anti depressants. Anxiety medication and calming sessions. I've also tried to stay moderately organiz

I need to get diagsnosed with adhd. I have no insurance and i need the medication to help this disorder, it's ruining my life I've tried herbal remedies. Anti depressants. Anxiety medication and calming sessions. I've also tried to stay moderately organiz

I : I don't know your age. If you are young enough to be a student then the education system will often assist with evaluation for adhd or learning disorders. If you are adult, i would look into medical clinics in your area that have a sliding fee scale. There are even free clinics in some locations. Good luck. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
How difficult is treatment when both partners have mood disorders?

How difficult is treatment when both partners have mood disorders?

Possibly: Mutual support is essential in any treatment paradigm. Both partners can help each other and certainly have empathy towards each other during treatment. Will it be difficult? Maybe. There are many variables that will determine the exact answer. But both should be evaluated by a qualified individual. Your primary care or family doctor can help or direct you. Let us know how you both do. ...Read more

6

6
Are there any herbal remedies to make a male last longer in sex?

Probably not: Many are advertised and sold - most probably do not work. ...Read more

7

7
What herbal remedies are for anxiety?

What herbal remedies are for anxiety?

Talk to dr.first: Kava -- might relax you w/o the feelings of sedation, but in some studies was linked to liver problems. If you have liver problems, don't take it w/o discussing with your doctor first. Vit. B and Folic Acid are believed to affect production of neurotransmitters and thus help with anxiety. Valerian -- helps with sleep and is believed to help with anxiety. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
Do herbal remedies for erection work?

Can, less powerful: Various herbs and supplements are sold without prescription to improve erections. Yohimbe is probably the best studied, but has many interactions and can be toxic. Asian ginseng, gingko and l-arginine are generally quite safe and may be effective. Horny goat weed isn't well studied, and can cause side effects. Discuss with someone well trained in herbs, don't just order from back of magazine. ...Read more

9

9
What are some herbal remedies for gout?

What are some herbal remedies for gout?

None: None work including cherry juice once the attack has started. You need to normalize your serum uric acid with Allopurinol to prevent joint damage, kidney stones and arteriosclerosis. ...Read more

10

10
Are there any herbal remedies for cystitis?

Are there any herbal remedies for cystitis?

Many: There are several remedies, most cause the urine to acidify and thus inhibiting bacterial growth, nothing repalces being examined and obtaining an accurate diagnosis and isolating the bacteria so you can obtain the correct antibiotic. Cranberrys and blueberrys help bacteria not "stick"to the bladder wall. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
Dr. Lisa Saponaro
888 doctors shared insights

Mood Disorders (Definition)

Disturbance in moods affecting daily functioning or causing significant distress. Can be bipolar do, major depression, dysthymia, cyclothymia, ...Read more


Dr. Randy Baker
195 doctors shared insights

Medicinal Herbs (Definition)

Medicinal herbs is a term used to describe plants that either have or are believed ...Read more