HOMOEOPATHIC TREATMENT FOR EMPYEMA/PYOTHORAX
ARSENIC ALBUM : Useful for empyema when patient is unable to lie down.There is fear of suffocation with constriction feeling in air-passages.Useful for cough which is worse after midnight, lying on back.Useful for haemoptysis with pain between shoulders.There is burning heat all over.
CALCAREA SULPH : Useful for Suppurative processes after pus has found a vent.There is Mucus yellow, thick and lumpy mucus discharge.Useful for cough with purulent and sanious sputa and hectic fever.Very useful for empyema when pus form in the lungs or pleural cavities.
KALI SULPH : Useful foe empyema with yellow, mucus and serous discharge which is profuse and intermittent.There is rattling of mucus in chest.Useful for Post-grippal cough, especially in children. Also useful for bronchial asthma, with yellow expectoration.
MERC SOL : Useful for empyema with spasmodic cough (whooping cough) in which two paroxysms follow one another rapidly, from tickling in larynx and upper part of chest, at night, without cough during day, with expectoration of acrid yellowish mucus, which is sometimes mixed with coagulated blood, tasting putrid or salty.
SILICEA : Useful for empyema with cough and sore throat, with expectoration of little granules like shot, which, when broken, smell very offensive.Recommended for Cough with expectoration in day, bloody or purulent.
SULPHUR : Useful for empyema with oppression and burning sensation in chest. There is difficult respiration with wants windows open.Useful for Loose cough which is worse talking and in morning
RL - 32 : For All Types of Cough