What is homeopathy?

Dear Doctor: What is homeopathy? What are homeopathic medicines?

ADear Patient: Homeopathy is a therapeutic method that uses highly diluted natural substances to relieve symptoms. The ingredients in homeopathic medicines are diluted plants, animals and minerals that relieve the same symptoms they cause at full strength (an e.g.: a micro dose of coffee bean helps to relieve nervousness). Homeopathic medicines are being used for more than 200 years, building a remarkable safety record. They are manufactured in accordance with the Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia of the United States (HPUS) and drug Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP). Homeopathic medicines are used by millions of patients and recommended by health care professionals around the world to relieve many acute health conditions such as allergies, coughs, colds, flu, stress, muscle pain and teething.


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