Studied Homeopathic Remedies
- Topical Combination Homeopathic Remedy containing Arnica montana, Calendula, Hamamelis, Aconite, Belladonna, Bellis perennis, Chamomilla, Echinacea angustifolia, Echinacea purperea, Millefolium, Hepar sulphuris calcareum, Mercurius solubilis, Symphytum, and Hypericum
- Oral Homeopathic Remedies : Arnica , and a combination of Arnica, Rhus toxicodendron, and Sarcolactic acid
- Traditional Homeopathic Remedies : Hypericum, Belladonna, Arnica, Symphyrum, and Rhus tox
Scientific Evaluations of Homeopathic Remedies for Sports-related Injuries
Topical Combination Homeopathic Treatments for Sports Injuries
Oral Homeopathic Remedies for Sports-related Muscle Soreness
Traditional Homeopathic Treatments for Sports-related Injuries
Other Natural Options
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- Reviewer: EBSCO CAM Review Board
- Review Date: 09/2014 -
- Update Date: 09/18/2014 -
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