Natural Remedies > Sulphur Fact Sheet
This chemical element is in all living tissue. It has been subscribed over the years for such things as scabies.
Homoeopaths only ever prescribe dilute doses of sulphur to treat symptoms such as irritability, intense itching, burning pains, and offensive odours. The Homoeopathic remedy is made from pure sulfur powder that is diluted with a solution.
Sulphur was made as a remedy by recognizing the reactions of healthy individuals to undiluted doses. The changes in the individuals were recorded.
When a Homoeopath sees a patient with a set of similar symptoms to the recorded ones induced by sulphur, they then prescribe it in an extremely dilute form. In a highly diluted dosage, Sulphur can eliminate the symptoms that it creates when it is at full strength.
Sulphur is available over the counter in both liquid and tablet.
Professional advice is required for
each particular ailment and for dosages.