PCOS Treatments

PCOD- Signs, Symptoms & Homeopathy Treatment


PCOD (polycystic ovarian disease) is a hormonal disorder. It is a medical condition in which hormones like estrogens and progesterone are imbalanced and our body starts developing more male hormones. In PCOD body tends to produce small cysts on the outer edge of ovaries and results in enlarged ovaries. The cysts on ovaries causes hormonal imbalance in women and leads to many health problems like infertility, menstrual cycles, Weight gain, hair thinning and hair loss, cardiac functioning and appearance changes like facial hair and acne. When PCOD left untreated or not treated properly can lead to diabetes, hypertension, obesity, high cholesterol and cardiovascular diseases. PCOD is also called as PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome) or stein leventhal syndrome. It is a hereditary disorder. PCOD can be caused due to many reasons and conditions like

  • Hormonal imbalance
  • Hereditary
  • High level of testosterone
  • Low level of estrogens and progesterone
  • Increased level of prolactin
  • High level of insulin

Pcod problems

Women with overweight or obesity are at high risk of developing PCOD. PCOD is the leading cause of infertility in most of the women. There is no cure for PCOD but it can be controlled and managed by treatment and controlling weight. Weight loss is an effective treatment for women with PCOD. Loosing excess weight and maintaining healthy weight can cure the problem of hormonal imbalance in many women. When hormones are balanced PCOD can easily be treated. Healthy diet and weight regulates menstrual cycles, control glucose levels and also treats infertility problems. PCOD problem is commonly seen in women of childbearing age or reproductive age and it is the common problem affecting many women.

Signs and Symptoms of PCOD :

The most common signs and symptoms seen in women with PCOD are

  • Irregular periods or menstrual problems
  • Heavy periods
  • Acne
  • Weight gain
  • Hair loss
  • Infertility
  • Abnormal hair growth on face and body
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Mood swings
  • Insulin resistance
  • Dark patches of skin on neck and arms
  • Pelvic pain
  • Diabetes
  • Oily skin

Symptoms may not be same for all women, they differ from one person to another depending on their health condition. Some women with PCOD have symptoms like breathing problems and upper body obesity. These signs and symptoms will assist you to know whether you have PCOD or not.

Homeopathy Treatment for PCOD :

Homeopathy treatment for PCOD is safe and has no side effects. Homeopathy helps women by treating the root cause of the problem. Homeopathy is a natural treatment and it uses natural substances like pills and liquid mixtures in the treatment made from natural substances and minerals. Homeopathy treatment helps to treat symptoms of PCOD like hormonal imbalance, weight loss, irregular periods, infertility, mood swings and many more. With the help of constitutional treatment in homeopathy cysts on the ovaries gets dissolved. PCOD treatment in homeopathy is offered based on the symptoms and health condition of the women. Homeopathy treatment for PCOD treats women as whole not just treating the symptoms, homeopathy when used in long run can cure PCOD problem completely.

PCOS Treatments

Major effects of PCOS in women’s life

PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome) is a common problem seen in women of reproductive age. It is a condition of hormonal imbalance in women i.e. estrogens and progesterone are out of balance. Polycystic Ovary Syndrome effects women’s ovaries work i.e. ovaries regularly don’t release eggs (ovulation). Women facing polycystic ovary syndrome are at a high risk of health complications like hypertension, heart attack, diabetes, sleeping disorders and cancers. Genetics (family history), lifestyle, weight are the main causes of PCOS in women. Women with overweight have hormonal imbalance and faces PCOS problem. Unhealthy eating habits and lifestyle as late work hours, stress also play major role in developing PCOS in women.


Common symptoms of PCOS :

PCOS symptoms are caused due to high androgens (male hormones) in the body. Symptoms and their severity change from one person to another. Most important symptom of PCOS is irregular menstrual periods. Some common symptoms of PCOS include

  • Irregular periods
  • Weight gain
  • Infertility
  • Hair loss or hair thinning
  • Acne
  • Hirsutism (excessive hair growth on face, chest and other parts of body)
  • Fatigue
  • Sleeping disorders
  • Depression

Women with PCOS faces several health problems like mood swings, sleeping disorders, high cholesterol, hypertension, type 2 diabetes, headaches and other problems. Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome grow small cysts on their ovaries and may lead to health problems.

Ways to protect us from PCOS :

PCOS can be treated as there are many different ways to control symptoms of PCOS; there is no permanent cure for PCOS. PCOS treatment helps to manage the conditions and prevent complications. Women can control PCOS by following few tips like

  • Healthy diet
  • Exercise
  • Yoga
  • Controlling stress
  • Stop smoking
  • Medication
  • Taking birth control pills if necessary by consulting experts

If PCOS is not treated properly it may lead to several health complications. Women with PCOS are three times high at risk of endometrium cancer. With healthy lifestyle, balanced diet, controlling stress and weight women can control the symptoms, reverse PCOS and protect ourselves from PCOS and its long run complications. Women with polycystic ovary syndrome may also suffer from PCOD (polycystic ovarian disease) i.e. multiple cysts on their ovaries.

Will homeopathy works to treat PCOS?

Homeopathy treatment for PCOS is very effective and it is the best alternative to treat PCOS problems. Homeopathy treatment for polycystic ovary syndrome is a safe and natural treatment and shows remarkable results in treating PCOS. Homeopathy uses pills and liquids which are prepared by using plants, vegetables and minerals. As they are natural homeopathy treatment for PCOS has no side effects compared to other treatments and is very useful for women. PCOS treatment in homeopathy not only treats PCOS and its symptoms but also treats person as whole and gives positive results. Homeopathy treatment for PCOS treats root cause of the problem. Pulsatilla, Apis mellifica, sepia, conium, graphites and Lachesis are the few used to treat PCOS problems in homeopathy.