Studied Homeopathic Remedies
- Eupatorium perfoliatum
- Homeopathic cough syrup (Drosera, Arnica, Belladonna, Artemisia cina, Cuprum, Ferrosi phosphas, Uragoga ipecacuanha, Solidago)
- Combination Homeopathic Remedy Containing Aconitum, Bryonia, Lachesis, Eupatorium, and Phosphorus
- Individualized (Classical) Homeopathy
Scientific Evaluations of Homeopathic Remedies for the Common Cold
Traditional Homeopathic Treatments for the Common Cold
Other Natural Options
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2 Mossinger P. Untersuchung uber die behandlung der akuten pharyngitis mit Phytolacca D2 [in German; English abstract]. Allg Homoopathische Zeitung . 1977;221:177–183.
3 Bordes LR, Dorfman P. Evaluation of the cough suppressant activity of Drosetux cough syrup: a double blind versus placebo study [translated from French]. Cahiers d'O R L . 1986;21:731–734.
4 Gassinger CA, G Wunstel, Netter P. A contolled clinical trial for testing the efficacy of the homeopathic drug Eupatorium perfoliatum D2 in the treatment of common cold [in German; English abstract]. Arzeimittelforschung . 1981;31:732–736.
5 Maiwald VL, Weinfurtner T, Mau J, and Connert WD. Therapy of common cold with a homeopathic combination preparation in comparison with acetylsalicylic acid. A controlled, randomized double-blind study [in German; English abstract]. Arzneimittel-Forschung . 1988;38:578–582.
6 Mokkapatti R. An experimental double-blind study to evaluate the use of Euphrasia in preventing conjunctivitis. Br Homeopath J . 1992;81:22-24.
7 Steinsbekk A, Bentzen N, Fonnebo V, et al. Self treatment with one of three self selected, ultramolecular homeopathic medicines for the prevention of upper respiratory tract infections in children. A double-blind randomized placebo controlled trial. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2005;59:447-55.
- Reviewer: EBSCO CAM Review Board
- Review Date: 08/2013 -
- Update Date: 08/22/2013 -
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