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No: Similasan stye active ingredients are: graphites, sulphur & conium maculatum which are soothing to the eye & possibly mildly anti-inflammatory. A sty is an infection of meibomian oil glands in the eyelid. Rx consists of daily 10 minute hot moist packs followed by 30sec scrubbing of eye lashes. You also need an anti-biotic steroid combination to decrease inflammation & treat the infection. The. ...Read more
Similasan: Similasan "anxiety relief" is a combination homeopathic remedy containing low-dose argentum nitricum and strophanthus gratus. Homeopathic medicines do "work" -- but only if the particular patient has specific symptoms calling for that remedy. If not, they don't. There are many kinds of anxiety, and over 800 different homeopathic remedies that might help. Consulting a homeopath might help more. ...Read more
Similasan: "similasan" is a company that makes homeopathic combination medicines for many purposes. They also have several products for different types of anxiety. There are actually thousands of homeopathic remedies; if the one you need is in their bottle, it may help. If not, it won't. Best way to get the best results is to consult a homeopath for the most applicable single remedy for you. ...Read more
My eyes have been pink for a week, started using similasan thurs. Is there anything else that will help this go away?
Can I give my 5 year old Similasan Kids Cold & Mucus relief and children's claritin In the same day (like 12 he's apart)?
Yes: As similasan is herbal, and advertised as it can be taken alongside other regular medications, but don't exceed recommended dosages for any, best wishes ...Read more
I have a 16 month and he's got a really bad cough its really thick. Could I give him similasan for kids cold and mucus relief if not what can I do?
See Doctor Now: Your infant's age is unknown. Similasan is a homeopathic drug therefore its safety, effectiveness & side-effect profile are unconfirmed which makes this an unacceptable choice for any infant. Cough is highly associated with infection in an infant until proven otherwise & treating a cough without knowing the cause can lead to pneumonia in infants. See your doctor for correct diagnosis and treatment ...Read more
With Caution: The use of herbs is a time-honored approach to strengthening the body and treating disease. Herbs, however, can trigger side effects and interact with other herbs, supplements, or medications. For these reasons, you should take herbs only under the supervision of a health care practitioner. This nasal spray can be used as needed so taking it 2 times a day should be ok. ...Read more
Hey docs, I am wondering if it's ok for me to be taking similasan nasal allergy relief 2 times a day?
Ok to do since: Homeopathic.Get a more detailed answer ›