Ques. 1 Which are the common heart related diseases in man?
Ans. The Heart Palpitation, Angina Pectoris, Hypertension, B.P., Dilation of heart, pain in heart muscles are some of the major heart diseases.
Ques. 2 Which factors indicate heart disease?
Ans. Normally the heart beats 72 times per minute. If heart exceeds this, it is harmful. Excess physical labour, sexual relations, anger, fright, shock, acidity, weakness consumption of alcohol may disturb the normal heart beat. Thus problems of hypertension and Angina can be caused.
Ques. 3 What is Angina Pectoris?
Ans. Due to excess physical or mental hard work or consumption of alcohol, the pain in the chest and heart region can be felt. Perspiration occurs and heart beat increases. Symptoms of vertigo and fainting can be seen. Heart beat and blood pressure increases. This is called Angina Pectoris.
Ques. 4 Which Homoeopathic Medicine acts as a good cordial tonic?
Ans. Crataegus is good and recommended for cardiac patients.
Ques. 5 What is meant by dilation of the heart?
Ans. In this disease, the walls of the heart either become thinner or thicker.
It is not an independent disease. Its symptoms are manifested due to other diseases. In this disease, problems of respiration may be seen. The symptoms of vertigo, fainting can be seen. Body becomes pale, pulse may be decreased and weakness persists.
Ques. 6 Which are the common Homoeopathic medicines for heart?
Ans. Cactus G, Digitalis and gelsemium are commonly used symptomatically for heart troubles.
Ques. 7 Which medicines can be given for weakness of heart?
Ans. Gelsemium and china can be used symptomatically crataegus and Paciflora can be used as good cardiac tonics.