Homoeopathy Medicine for Cough and Common Cold

Dr. Abhay Joshi

Medically reviewed by

Dr. Abhay Joshi


4 min read


Monsoon brings a host of prevalent infections during the season. Homoeopathy is one of the oldest sciences which offers effective remedies for colds and coughs during the rainy season, relieving the symptoms.

Key Takeaways

  • Cold and common are common health problems in the rainy season
  • A runny nose, headaches, and sore throat are common symptoms of the condition
  • Homoeopathy treatment mitigates the condition's cause and reduces the recurrence of symptoms

Cough and cold is a seasonal reality that confronts everyone, and you might think popping a pill would improve your condition. Even though it's a reality, over-the-counter medicines might bring down the symptoms, but the infection will remain in the body. Here's how homeopathy medicine for cough and cold in the rainy season comes in! Homeopathy is considered an optimal treatment option for disorders due to the individual's extra sensitivity to cold.

What is Homoeopathy Medicine? 

Homeopathy medicines for the rainy season are made from natural substances to offer a unique course of approach to target the infection and eliminate its root cause. When left untreated, a common type of cold and cough might result in potential respiratory infections. Homeopathy for asthma is shown to be most useful for such hypersensitive conditions.

Homoeopathy Medicine for Cough And Cold

There is a homeopathy medicine for cough and cold in the rainy season that can help with sneezing and itching of the nose, body ache, runny nose, and headache. Since homeopathy medicines are derived naturally, they don't have any side effects. Nonetheless, the homeopathy doctor should prescribe the dosage depending on the severity of the condition. Here is the list of common homeopathy medicine for cold in the rainy season:

1. Aconite  

Aconite is a homeopathy medicine for cold in the rainy season, prescribed during the sudden onset of cold due to prolonged exposure to dry and cold weather conditions. It is usually given to patients with high fever and restlessness in the first 24 hours. The patient will feel an increased thirst for water and experience intolerable body aches.

2. Allium Cepa 

Allium Cepa is a homeopathy medicine for the rainy season used to treat streaming cold coupled with sneezing and watery eyes. It is prescribed when there is a burning nasal discharge, resulting in a burning sensation on the skin and upper lip. It effectively treats colds when the patient's eyes are burning from the discharge.

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3. Arsenicum Album 

If the patient frequently sneezes accompanied by thick, yellow, and watery nasal discharge, irritating nose, and tickling, then Arsenicum Album will be the best-prescribed homeopathic medicine. It also relieves related symptoms such as throbbing frontal headache, burning chest pain, anxiety, and restlessness.

4. Belladonna 

Belladonna is another predominant homeopathy medicine for colds in rainy seasons to treat sore throat, barking cough, and throbbing headaches. The medicine is especially prescribed for individuals who experience a sudden onset of cold accompanied by high temperature, dilated pupil size, and hot, dry sensation in the face due to the development of extra sensitivity.

5. Bryonia  

Bryonia is prescribed when the cold moves to the chest, resulting in a painful spasmodic cough. It occurs during deep breathing, eating, or drinking, while the chest pain increases with each movement. The individual will feel more irritated, restless, tired, sick, thirsty, and want to be left alone.

6. Eupatorium 

Eupatorium is one of the best homeopathy medicines for cold and cough in the rainy season, prescribed when the patient develops severe back pain and aches in the joints. Other symptoms accompanied are sore eyeballs, severe headache, frequent chills and fevers, excess thirst, and vomiting.

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7. Kali Bichromicum 

Kali Bichromicum is usually given at the affected person's later stages of cold and nasal discharge. Homeopathy medicine for the rainy season is known for its significant role in relieving the common cold and cough symptoms, including stubborn congestion, swollen eyelids, irritating eyes, and sticky discharge from the nose.

Besides the common cold and cough, people with diabetes are more susceptible to gastrointestinal problems due to bacterial or viral infections. Seeking homeopathic remedies for diabetes will relieve symptoms and ensure the ideal hydration level is maintained.

Additional Read: Homeopathy For Autumn Cold In addition, fungal infections such as acne often develop because of the moist monsoon season. You can get the appropriate acne homeopathic remedy to generalize the condition safely and effectively.

Monsoon celebrates the change of seasons; however, on the downside, the rain leads to a variety of illnesses. Increased cold sensitivity makes an individual, especially children, prone to the common cold and its related condition. Opting for appropriate homeopathic remedies, under a professional homeopathy doctor's guidance, will help you effectively prevent or treat the condition naturally. If you have any concerns, you can make an online appointment with an expert professional to get answers!

This monsoon, prepare with the homeopathy medicine for the rainy season to combat the common cold and cough, and celebrate the drizzle of rain dance!

Published on 4 Aug 2022Last updated on 5 Apr 2023

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Dr. Abhay Joshi

Medically reviewed by

Dr. Abhay Joshi

, BHMS 1 Muzaffarpur Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital, Muzaffarpur, Bihar

Dr. Abhay Prakash Joshi is a homeopathy physician. He is treating specially fertility and gynae cases. He is a Homeopathic gynecologists' and fertility expert.


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