COPD – also known as chronic obstructive lung disease it is characterized by poor air flow which worsens over time. The main symptoms include shortness of breath, cough, and sputum production. Most of the people with chronic bronchitis do present with COPD. Tobacco smoking is the major common cause with a number of other factors such as air pollution, genetics. The cough when it persists more than three months for at least two years in combination with sputum. Other feature may include barrel shaped chest with weezing.
This is the case of Mr. Padam Singh 62 yrs/M, Hindu of COPD with nasal congestion presented to us with Nasal congestion since last 3 years. Character of discharge was thin whitish mucus which turns thick afterwards, Nose block –more in left then in right, Breathlessness due to nose block and physical exertion which was probably caused due to drinking cold water when the weather was wet due to rainfall. He also complaint of watering of eyes while passing stool. He had craving for cold foods and drinks and also this ameliorates burning. He has aversion to meat and eggs, he prefers dark room and sleeps on alternate side. He was very irritable and gets angry soon, secretive to his feelings, anger on criticism. On clinical examining the pateint had – bilateral wheeze.
Choice of Remedy:
Phosphorous was prescribed based on his personality and sensitiveness which cleared up his complaints.
“My name is Padam Singh i had been suffering from nose block, coryza , breathing distress, white expectoration since last 2 years and opted various treatment for it without any significant relief and then i started my treatment from from Cure Homeo Clinic and am feeling much better.”