When you think of homeopathy, one of the first things that comes to mind is its use of homeopathic ingredients. While these remedies are most frequently made using plants, the use of homeopathic minerals is also very common in this popular practice.
An experienced homeopath looks closely at the patient's symptoms, as well as other factors such as physical and personality traits to decide which remedy and dosage meets the patient's unique needs. Then, like the plants and other substances used in homeopathy, the minerals are mixed into a solution and heavily diluted into different potencies.
The most common homeopathic minerals that are used include:
Even though the use of homeopathic minerals is considered to be generally safe and free from harsh side effects, it is always recommended that interested patients consult with their primary care provider before beginning this, or any other alternative treatment. An experienced homeopath will also be able to provide you with more information on the practice, and together you will be able to work to determine the best route to suit your individual requirements.