Ignatia has traditionally been used for symptoms related to emotional upsets such as shock, grief, hysteria, emotional and mental strain, homesickness. The remedy may be helpful when there is sighing, changeable moods, disturbed sleep and eating patterns.
It is especially for the nervous temperament - women of a generally sensitiven and easily excited nature. Usually dark complexion, mild disposition, quick to perceive and rapid in execution. Sudden change of mental and physical condition oten opposite to each other therefore a remedy of great contradictions. Alert, nervous, apprehensive, rigid, trembling patients who can suffer acutely in the body and mind. Those that need ignatia are usually made worse by drinking Coffee. For the effects of grief and worry.
Not all of the symptoms need to be present for the remedy to be useful.
Always read the label. Homoeopathic principles should be applied when using this remedy. If symptoms persist consult your health care professional promptly. Homeopathic remedies are very dilute so while the homeopathic remedy may be beneficial, the raw product may be harmful.
Ignatia 6c & 30c are available over the counter at the Wellness Centre Wollongong depending on availablity. Any questions please call 02 42263777. Information sheets on homeopathy can be found here