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No homeopathic remedy is working for children.sleep problem

Here I will attempt to explain my case in detail
I have two daughters first daughter is two years five months old and second daughter is nine months old
Both were born by normal delivery did not have any complications the mother is in good health played sports all her life she is 28 years old now
Both girls have serious sleep issues where they wake up at least three to four or even five times a night
The older girl
2 years 5 months old
Gave her passiflora incarnata Q up to 60 drops but no luck
Then started her on cyperpedium 30 but no luck
Then gave her chamomilla 30 , little luck but again after few days she wakes up 2_3 times.
Craves sweets a lot so now local homeopathic doctor prescribed her
Argentum nitricum 30 (3 drops 4 times a day, it's been 5 days but no changes, cravings are same and sleep issues is there).

Younger daughter:

9 months old: 19.6 pounds.
Still being breastfed and ears pretty much all the solid foods that we eat.
Wakes up 3_4_5 times a night.sometimes mom feeds her and she wakes up half hour later, not wet diaper, not hungry.
She is teething so we are giving her bc_21 tabs and it's helping
We gave her drop of chamomilla as well couple of times a day but no help and cyperpedium but no luck.

Both girls wake up few times a night, and when they sleep they are in deep sleep wake up just with walking the hardwood floor and due to that their mother is now totally sleepless and exhausted.she in super stress mode. Local homeopathic doctor few days ago prescribed

Cocculus indica 30 1st n 3rd week
And
Lycopodium 30 2ND and 4th week
2 drops 4 times a day

We have started but so far no changes.

I'm also tired and sleepless but I doubt care about myself if kids start sleeping through the night.

I know homeopathic meds work but so far in my case nothing seems to be working.

Can someone kindly look into this case and offer hopefully some concrete solution?

Thank you for your time and help

Regards
Riz
 
  rizdagr8 on 2014-03-29
This is just a forum. Assume posts are not from medical professionals.
 
fitness 7 years ago
1. Age, weight, height

__ 2 years 5 months,

2. Physical appearance of the child (features, complexion, thin, chubby)
__ skinny, clear complexion,

3. Milestones achieved and what age (teething, standing, walking)

__ teething started when she was 6_7 months old, crawling standing at 8_9 months.old, walking at 11_12 months age

4. Symptoms of the health problem
__ extremely light sleeper, wakes up 3_4 times a night and then shows restlessness symptoms.following day although fairly active


5. What makes the problem better (e.g. warmth, cold, pressure etc.)

__ nothing has made it better, only chamomilla 30 slightly but not much

6. What makes the problem worse (e.g. warmth, cold, pressure etc.)
__ if.she takes a nap then sleeps very late (usually sleeps.around 8p.m. but if napped then 10p.m. or later)

7. How is the child behaving during this problem (e.g. irritable, restless, tearful etc.)
__ shows restlessness symptoms, lazy at times, but overall very talkative, wants sweets like gum and candy all the.time, very hyper and throws toys around at times. )

8. How long the problem has been there

__ since.she.was 6_7 months old.


9. What is the reason of the problem in mother’s view

__ possibly in her genes, or some issue where.she just hates sleeping and extremely light sleeper. Mother has had sleep issues as well_ similar as an adult )

10. How is the child’s thirst & appetite
__ hardly drinks water and doesn't eat much, wants milk most of the.day and night. Couple of nights when she slept well after.chamomilla she.didn't drink milk and ate well but then chamomilla didn't do much magic so she drinks a bottle throughout the night and if.We.don't give milk then she cries and wakes the 9 Month baby up and we tried giving water in bottle but it doesn't work)


11. What does the child like to eat
__ doesn't like to eat much, steak and chicken usually. Just wants sweets and milk _ presently.giving Argentum nitricum 30 3drops 4day for the last 4_5 days)


12. What does the child dislike in food
__ overall doesn't like eating much, when in mood then eats everything but just few bites)


13. How is the stool & urine
__ urine is light yellow color, stool appears to be normal, goes once.daily and.sometimes.twice. she is potty trained so when she has to go she tells us she has to pee or poo. Night time she wears.diaper and pees in diaper but all day she tells us)



14. How is the child’s sleep

__ that's the problem .. extremely light sleeper and wakes up 3_4 times a night. Sleeps in her own room. I usually out.her to bed and.Then leave. She was coming to my room after 3 hours of sleep and then sleep in my bed but now.I put my Mattress in her room and she.Just comes to my Mattress at.some point).

15. What is the child afraid of (animals, insects, darkness, alone etc.)
__ sometimes she.gets scared of.dogs, although we.have a hypoallergenic Aussie doodle dog at home. She gets scared.if alone.in room and.you turn light off and.leave but when she wakes up in dark.room, she just walks out and.comes.to our.room )

16. Where does the child sweat normally

Her back gets sweaty at times , if too hot.

17. How much does the child sweat (little, moderate, a lot)

Used to sweat moderate but not much now since.she kicks off the comforter and doesn't get too hot.

18. Any problems with nose, throat, ears, chest

No problems with ENT or.chest

19. Describe the nature of the child (shy, headstrong etc. give details)
__ shy in big group usually. Very intelligent. Speaks Urdu with me and English with mother.
Very talkative.
Knows.How to operate iPhone, iPad, likes to clean dishes in sink and fairly active girl.


20. Is the child normally cold or hot
__ normally hot at home, kicks comforter away usually at night.


21. Was it a planned pregnancy

__ Planned pregnancy yes


22. How was the pregnancy of the mother (morning sickness, bleeding, happy, sad, tense etc)

__ severe morning sickness and was on diclectin pills until the day she delivered. Had one bleeding incident where ob/gyn said corroded cervix, rest all Ok, happy but.have.had her sad moments too. Thinks all the.time.and stresses herself out easily )


23. How is the relationship of mother & father

__ good relationship. Open and.honest. talk openly about.everything

24. What diseases run in your family (mother & father

__ father side
Diabetes
Arthritis
Heart problem.to few uncles due to heavy smoking

__ mother side

Had few types of cncers to.family members including colon, breast.and.fall bladder.

Autistic child of her cousin

Deaf cousin
 
rizdagr8 7 years ago
Sorry answer 1

3 feet height and roughly 30 pounds weight
 
rizdagr8 7 years ago
What was the exact response to Chamomila

How many doses were given

Stop all remedies, if its a genetic issue, it won't yield to random remedies, it requires a carefully selected remedy
[message edited by fitness on Sat, 29 Mar 2014 15:03:23 GMT]
 
fitness 7 years ago
Stop Arg-N, its not the remedy.
 
fitness 7 years ago
Chamomilla 30 _ 2 drops three times a day. After giving it for 2 or three days she slept through the night in her own room in her bed. We were super excited. We continued the same dose to make sure that she sleeps through the following nights too. But next night she woke up couple of times. And every night after that up 2_3 times. Random times.
So I went to local homeopathic doctor and he said use argentum nitricum 30 as it will eliminate or really minimize sweet cravings and also help with sleep.
So I got that and starred 4_5 days ago but zero change.

Both kids are not sleeping through and we are also sleepless and tired and cranky etc.

I'll stop all meds as of today then until hopefully a concrete solution is prescribed.individually for kids and my wife.
 
rizdagr8 7 years ago
Please give her one dose of Tuberculinum 200c, just one dose and report back after 48 hrs.

One dose is made by dissolving one pill of the remedy (or one drop, if you have liquid remedy) in half a glass of water. Stir it and take one tea spoon from it.
 
fitness 7 years ago
For your wife, if she is breastfeeding then she has to respond to the below questionnaire and the selected remedy will effect the baby also:

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• Height

• Body type (Very thin, Thin, Medium, Chubby, Fat, Obese)

• Any significant feature (e.g. sunken cheeks, stooped shoulders, thin chest etc.)

3. Your profession

4. Describe your personality in at least 20 words (e.g. stubborn, lazy, suicidal, don’t want to work, always in a hurry etc.)

5. If money was not an issue and you had a month of vacation, what would you do

6. How is your relationship with your parents, spouse, siblings, children etc.

7. If not ok, what’s wrong and how is it affecting you

8. Do you smoke/drink/drugs, if yes, details of why & since when

9. What is your main health problem & its symptoms

10. When did this main problem begin

11. What is the cause of this problem in your view

12. What non-medicinal actions make the main problem better (e.g. massage, warmth, cold, lying down, sitting etc.)

13. What makes it worse (e.g. massage, warmth, cold, lying down, sitting etc.)

14. How do you feel mentally & emotionally during this problem (e.g. weepy, irritable, restless, sad, hopeless, fear of death etc.)

15. What other health problems do you have

16. List down all health problems and when did they start (approximate month & year)

17. What non-medicinal actions make these other health problems better (explain each problem)

18. What makes these other health problems worse (explain each problem)

19. What animals or insects are you afraid of

20. What situations are you afraid of (e.g. heights, closed spaces, ocean, darkness etc)

21. What occupies your mind mostly

22. How do you respond to consolation & sympathy

23. Do you want to stay alone or with people

24. How is your sleep, if not good, why

25. Do you have any recurring dreams

26. Is your complaint affected by weather, if so, which weather affect & how

27. Do you normally feel hot or cold

28. What foods you crave & love (not what you eat due to health or other reasons, rather what you love)

29. Is there any food that you hate and can’t tolerate

30. What taste you crave & love (e.g. sweet, salty, sour, bitter)

31. Is there any taste which you hate and can’t tolerate

32. Do you like warm or cold food

33. Do you want to eat indigestible foods (chalk, lead pencil, mud….)

34. How is your thirst (less, moderate, excessive)

35. Do you have excessively dry lips or mouth or both

36. Do you have any coating on tongue first thing in the morning, if yes, details

• Is coating thick

• Color of coating

• Where exactly (back, middle, sides etc)

37. Any taste in your mouth first thing in the morning (e.g. bitter, sour)

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40. Details about your sweat, answer all these points: where mostly, how much, smell, does it stain, if yes what color

41. Any problems with eyes/vision, if yes, since when

42. Any problems with ears, nose, throat (e.g. nose always blocked, runny, discharge color)

43. How is your stool, answer all these points: how often, consistency, any blood, any particular smell etc.

44. How is your urine, answer all these points: color, smell, any blood etc.

45. How is your sex desire (e.g. no desire, low, moderate, high, very high)

46. Are you satisfied with your sex life, if no, why not

47. Do you masturbate, if yes, how frequently

48. Are you satisfied after that or want more

49. Males genitals (any problems with erection, any pain, any itching etc.)

50. Females menses details (reply to all these points)

• Regularity (early, late, irregular, duration of cycle)

• Flow (low, moderate, high)

• Clots (none, some, a lot, huge clots, bright color, dark color)

• Any discharge (color, consistency, smell)

51. What illnesses are running in your family

• Mother’s side

• Father’s side

• Siblings (brother/sister)

52. Are you taking any medicines (allopathic, homeopathic, supplements, acupuncture etc.)

53. Have you had any surgeries or implants, if yes, give details

54. Have you had any long term treatment (physical or psychological), if yes, give details (what, when, where, why, the list of medicines used)

55. What homeopathic remedies have you taken in the past (potency, dosage, approx. time frame)
 
fitness 7 years ago
Thank you. I will try and get this med asap and give one dose
Put one drop.of.med in half cup water or one tab in half cup and stir. From that solution take one.teaspoon and give to older.daughter.
What about the 9 Month.old?

I.will ask my wife to complete the questionnaire asap and let you know.
 
rizdagr8 7 years ago
For the 9 month, we maybe able to correct it by giving the right remedy to your wife.

I assume she is breastfed exclusively.
 
fitness 7 years ago
That's right .breastfed plus eating solids tHat we eat. She is a good eater.
I'll get back to you once.wife.completed the questionnaire
 
rizdagr8 7 years ago

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