Just prescribed Silicea 15c. Should I take it? helpHi!
I have tried EVERYTHING over the years for my acne.
I decided to try homeopathy instead of the antibiotics that my dermatologist suggested.
I just went to a homeopathic doctor who gave me two little bottles of Bioron pills to take. It is Silicea 15c. He told me to take 5 pellets, three times a day, everyday, for 2 weeks and then report back.
He asked me a few questions about myself outside of my acne history, but did not get very detailed like the questionaire I see on this site.
I research everything before I take it now and have found some generic information about silicea and some confusing information about it on this site.
Is it for the actual acne that I have or for scars left after acne? I do not seem to have many scars with my acne. I may have brown spots left over or an extra large pore, but no pock-mark- type pits/scars. I don't consider the brown spots to be scars, but maybe they are.
Also, many posts here say to just do one dose and then wait. So is doing it three times a day for 2 weeks too much? Would one dose of this bottle of pills be 5 pellets just once or 5 pellets for 3 times just one day?
There are some posts on this site which are scaring me away from silicea because people were saying they got worse and worse, and I really could not handle getting worse than I am.
If I were to have bad reactions or get worse, would I see it immediately or eventually within the 2 weeks of taking it or would it show up later? I am reading that silicea is 'slow to act.'
I am at a point where I will try anything, but now I am a little nervous.
I just emailed my doctor asking if I may get worse first, but I have not heard back yet. Didn't think to ask that in the office.
I know I have a lot of questions in one post... Any suggestions?
krysten on 2011-03-23
The real question however, is do you trust your doctor?
[message edited by brisbanehomoeopath on Wed, 23 Mar 2011 04:09:38 GMT]
♥ brisbanehomoeopath 8 years ago
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