What does Herbal Medicine or Herbal Remedies Treat?
Herbal medicine can treat many common health problems, which can be treated with Free drug approach using herbal medicine or herbal remedies. consultation is an opportunity to look at you as a whole person not just symptoms alone.
Lafhel has experience in treating wide range of conditions using personalised prescriptions in treating a wide range of conditions to suit that particular patient and to meed each patient’s unique needs.
Herbal Medicine or herbal remedies treats the underlying causes of the problem and not just the symptoms.
What happens during a consultation with a Medical Herbalist?
During your first consultation with a Medical Herbalist, the Medical Herbalist will build up a picture of you and your health by:
Taking your full case history
Asking about your family’s medical history
Discussing your diet and lifestyle Finding out about any medication or supplements you use
This allows your herbalist to assess the underlying causes of your illness and formulate a mixture of herbs tailored to your individual needs. It may also be necessary to take your blood pressure or arrange for other tests to be done.
Your individual treatment plan will include herbal remedies and, where appropriate, dietary changes or nutritional supplements. Most herbal medicines are given in the form of a liquid tincture that is taken in 5ml doses of two or three times daily. You may also be prescribed a herbal tea, tablets, ointment, cream or lotion.
After the initial consultation, three or four shorter consultations are usually necessary to assess your progress, followed by check-ups every three to six months, depending on the nature of your condition. Because herbal medicines work in a gentle and subtle way, they can take longer to work than orthodox drugs, but their effects are long lasting and there should be no side effects.