Psychosomatic Aspect of Arthritis



IV. Psychosomatic Aspect of Arthritis


Most of the times psychogenic causes are overlooked by the attendants of the patients and by the doctor but they are very important in the selection of the remedy. There are many remedies for such patients. These remedies have a peculiar mental state which corresponds to the psychology of the patient and helps in treating any disease in a person. Example:


Arthritis with  
Anxiety of mind Iodum
Hysterical state of mind Actea racemosa
Irritability, anxiety, restlessness alternating with weeping Kali iodatum
Sate of sadness, anxiety and fear Causticum
Sadness, fear of death and irresistible desire to weep Cactus