Dentition - Affections of(Teething)

At the time of teething,general irritation,loss of appetite,diarrhoea,fever, sleeplessness and weight loss,etc.are the usual complaints of a child.In homoeopathy there are certain remedies which are very useful for teething complaints.

Symptoms/Problems Remedy Frequency(Doses)
Fever with restlessness and sleeplessness;child cries because of teething pain Aconite 6 or 30 4 hourly
Convulsions during teething period;followed by sleep;face red with high fever Belladonna 30 3 hourly
In fatty children,teething slow;profuse sweat on head;chilly patient Calcarea carb.200 weekly(3)
Diarrhoea,watery,greenish slimy stools;general irritability,child wants to be carried all the time;worse at night Chamomilla 30 or 200 4 hourly(6)
Diarrhoea;profuse stools;child presses the gums or puts something hard in the mouth to press Podophyllum 30 4 hourly