Study: Homeopathy Proven to Be Effective in Substance Abuse Recovery

A cohort study published in the International Journal of Complementary & Alternative Medicine showed that those who took the homeopathic remedy Nux Vomica were more likely to complete their substance abuse recovery programmes than those who did not. The homeopathic remedy Nux vomica has traditionally been used to alleviate the effects of drinking alcohol or the negative effects of taking drugs.

There were three groups and the results were:

Consistently in all three groups, those choosing to use homeopathy completed substance abuse  treatment programs at a higher rate than those who did not.

The conclusion of the study was:

“The role of homeopathic for recovery from addiction merits further investigation.”

The study was entitled: “Use of Homeopathic Nux Vomica in Reducing PAWS (Post acute withdrawal syndrome) in Early Recovering Addicted Women.”