Treatment of Meniere’s disease at Welling Homeopathy involves a specially developed treatment protocol which includes customized homeopathic medicines and speciality dietary advice.
Meniere’s disease is a disorder of ear usually affects both hearing and balance.
Meniere’s disease associated with fluctuating hearing loss, occasional episode of vertigo, tinnitus or ringing in ears, aural fullness ( pressure and discomfort).
Immediate cause of Meniere’s disease is an endo lymphatic hydrops an excess of fluid in the inner ear.
Causes of Meniere’s disease
- Metabolic disturbances.
- Family disposition.
- Hormonal imbalance.
- Various infections (otosyphilis, interestial keratitis ).
- Auto immune disease – lupus, rheumatoid arthritis.
- Food triggering factors – generation of hydrops.
Prevalence of 1000 cases of endolymphatic hydrops per 100,000 population.
Almost seen in all ages.
Children – as young as 4 years.
Elderly – elderly over age of 90 years.
Signs and symptoms –
- Hearing loss – fluctuating , bilateral, unilateral hearing loss.
- Vertigo – lasts no longer than 24 hrs lasts from several days to weeks.
- Tinnitus – bilateral tinnitus or perception of ringing sound, low tone, ocean like roaring with low frequencies.
ECOG, TSH T3 T4, MRI, CBC Tests, otoscopy, audiometry are some tests which are carried out to detect the condition.
Complications of Meniere’s disease
- Injury due to falls.
- Accidents due to vertigo spells.
- Disability due to unpredictable vertigo.
- Progressive imbalance and deafness.
- Intractable tinnitus.
Allopathic treatment of Meniere’s disease
- Intra venous and intramuscular – diazepam provides suppression.
- Steroids are given for anti inflammatory
- Iv can help in dehydration and replacing electrolytes.
- Vestibulosuppresants like meclizine, prochlorperazine.
- Surgical therapy
- Intra tympanic injections as gentamicin or steroids are given.
Homoeopathic line of treatment – phosphorus, theridion, belladonna, causticum, kalmia, crotalus.
Scope of Homeopathy for Meniere’s disease
- Homeopathy not only treats symptoms but also helps in reducing anxiety during disease.
- It is safe no side effects and remove from root cause.
- It also helps in avoiding surgical procedures.
- It also treats Meniere’s disease according to its manifestations.
- It also helps in improving the quality of life.
Visit one of the Welling Homeopathy Clinic today for an expert pre-treatment analysis and speciality treatment of Meniere’s disease.