Belladonna, Atimonium crudum
Insect or Animal bites
Ledum paulustre 30C – relieves swelling and itching of mosquito bites, especially when taken during times of exposure.
Histaminum 30C – relieves symptoms of reaction to insect bites
Apis mellifica 30C – relieves pink, swollen skin with itching, burning pain improved by applying cold compress
Cantharis 6C – relieves blisters from burns or friction
Belladonna 6C – relieves red, hot and painful skin from burns and sunburn.
Urtica Urens -relives burning skin
Apis mellifica 30C
Calendula ointment – helps promote healing of minor burns (1st degree)
Rhus Tox. – for exposure to poison ivy, and for dermatitis caused by other allergens
Croton tiglium – indicated when there is a great deal of blistering, inflammation, and itching
Muscle soreness, bruises: Arnica montana 6C, topical Arnica gel
Muscle cramps: Calendula ointment
Black eye: Ledum paulstre 6C, Arnica montana 6C
Sprains: Arnica montana 6C, Apis mellifica 30C, Bryonia 6C, Ruta Graviolens 6C, topical Arnica gel or cream
6C remedies – used for acute and/or localized conditions., things you can point to it with your finger. 6C and 6X remedies have an action limited in time and are administered frequently.
30C remedies – generally used for conditions affecting a greater part of the body, or conditions that are not usually acute.
More in-depth reading about homeopathic remedies:
Your Natural Medicine Cabinet by Burke Lennihan, RN CCH
Everybody’s Guide to Homeopathic Medicines by Stephen Cummings, MD and Dana Ullman, MPH.
The Family Guide to Homeopathy: Symptoms and Natural Solutions by Andrew Lockie