Presentation of homeopathic medicine
Oscillococcinum is a homeopathic medicine indicated for the treatment of flu symptoms (chills, body aches, fever).
Dosage of homeopathic medicine Oscillococcinum
The dose of Oscillococcinum varies depending on when it occurs:
– During the winter season: take a dose a week.
– State flu at its beginning: take a dose as soon as possible. Optionally 2 Repeat 3 times with an interval of 6 hours.
– State influenza said a dose of Oscillococcinum morning and evening for 1-3 days. Let it melt under the tongue the entire contents of tube dose of Oscillococcinum without food.
Children under 6 years: dissolve the granules in water before taking because of the risk of aspiration.
For infants: let it melt in a little water and a dose of Oscillococcinum give him a spoon or bottle.
It is recommended to take Oscillococcinum between meals, 15 minutes before or 1 hour after.
Oscillococcinum is more effective and fast action that is taken early, at the first sign of flu-like symptoms.
If symptoms persist beyond three days, consult your doctor.
Precautions and warnings
If your doctor has told you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact your doctor before taking this medicine.
Due to the presence of sucrose, this medicine is not recommended for patients with fructose intolerance, malabsorption of glucose and galactose or sucrase-iso maltase (rare hereditary diseases).
Due to the presence of lactose, this medicine is not recommended in patients with galactose intolerance, Lapp lactase deficiency or Lapp malabsorption of glucose and galactose (rare hereditary diseases).
Excipients with known effect: sucrose, lactose,
Active Ingredients: filtered autolysate liver and heart Anas Barbariae boosted the 200th K.
Excipients (sucrose, lactose) qs 1 dose of 1 g cells.
History of homeopathic medicine Oscillococcinum
The Oscillococcinum by Boiron: a really special case in homeopathy.
During a severe global flu epidemic of 1919, Dr. Joseph Roy, based in Dijon, observed in patients, a qualified state oscillating rate and “swing” of a microbe that so called oscillocoque . For him, the oscillocoque appears as a universal germ, but its existence has never been proven.
This doctor thinks observe a few years later, the same microbe in various viral diseases (herpes, chickenpox, mumps, measles, herpes zoster) and also in the blood of tuberculosis or cancer patients. Test it first to treat these cancer vaccine therapy by, from an excerpt from his oscillococcinum. But this therapy based strain oscillococcinum greatly multiply the condition of some patients. Despite this setback, Roy continues to experience around the Oscillococcinum. In order to use his discovery for preventive and curative, Roy chooses a source of growing seed: the liver and the heart of Muscovy ducks. Oscillococcinum is an animal extract infinitesimal dilution: about 1 part in 10400.
The use of the product is not based on the law of similarity, nor on individualization of treatment, which are two bases of homeopathy. It is is an exception in homeopathic treatments, which is why it is criticized by some homeopaths and homeopathy specialist.