Originally Answered: I am 67 years and suffer from pain in calf muscles and legs and low low back.Any advice for pain relief?
Homeopathic Treatment(s) for Backache / Lumbago :-
Sudden backache due to exposure to dry, cold wind Aconite 200, 3 hourly
Due to exposure to cold; over exertion, sprains etc; worse initial movements better continued movements Rhus Tox.200 or 1M, 3 hourly
With stiffness, worse movements and cold; better lying quietly Bryonia 200 or 1M, 6 hourly
Backache due to injury or over strain; bruised pains Arnica 200 or 1M, 3 hourly
Pricking pain, weakness and sweating; complaints worse 3-4 A.M. Kali Carb 200, 10 min (3 Doses)
In fat and flabby patients;worse while bathing and exposure to cold Calcarea Carb 200 or 1M, 10 min (3 Doses)
Pain lower back; better sleep and rest; patients desire cold, open air Pulsatilla 30 or 200, 4 hourly
Backache better by belching. Chilly patient. Aversion to family members Sepia 200 or 1M, 10 min (3 Doses)
In chilly, constipated patients who leads sedentary life; irritable by nature, pain worse cold,motion, particularly turning in bed patient has to sit up and then turn in bed Nux Vomica 30 or 200, 4 hourly
Pain lower back due to constipation and piles.Better only while standing Aesculus H 30 or 200, 6 hourly
Backache worse damp cold and bending for long hours Dulcamara 200 or 1M, 10 min (3 Doses)
Severe pain in lower back and coccyx. cannot walk erect. Pain better damp and cold, worse at night.Burning of soles Sulphur 30 or 200, 10 min (3 Doses)
rheumatic pains back, neck, lumbesacral regions-down thighs; stiffness and contraction; spine quite sensitive; pain in scapula and right shoulder Cimicifuga 30, 3 hourly
Worse while seating,better by motion, itching and frozen feeling of toes and feet Chelidonium Majus 30, 4 hourly
Worse at night; better by movements and at daytime; sweating do not relieve the pain Mercurius Sol.30 or 200, 6 hourly
Pain lumbo-sacral region which extends to lower extremities; worse during day time, better at sea-shore and lying on abdomen Medorrhinum 200 or 1M weekly (3 Doses)
Pain back and more in small of back which at last settle at upper part of the thigh and buttock. Patient limps and at last pain become so severe that patient is unable to walk and stand; better pressure and heat Colocynthis 200 or 1M, 10 min (3 Doses)
Pain worse at rest and during storm; better warmth and eating Rhododendron 200 or 1M, 10 min (3 Doses)
Pain deep into bones after malarial fever with excessive thirst and chill Eupatorium Perf.30 or 200, 3 hourly
Backache is better by hard pressure. Patient puts a hard thing under the back like a book or woolen plank while sitting or lying in bed Natrum Mur 30 or 200, 4 hourly
Backache due to excessive indulgence in sex Symphytum 30, 4 hourly
Backache due to nerve injury Hypericum 30 or 200, 4 hourly (6 Doses)
Violent pain in upper three dorsal vertebrae extending through scapulae; pain descending , lumber pain of nervous origin Kalmia Lat 30 or 200, 3 hourly .
Take the remedy which is similar to your symptoms.
No side effects or complications if taken as directed, please do not exceed the given dosage and under any circumstances do not try to mix any remedies and avoid Chocolates, Mints, Coffee, Red Meat, Alcoholic and Carbonated drinks, Spicy Rich Food while taking any Homeopathic remedies, and keep the medicines away from direct sunlight, heat strong smells and perfumes and do not store them in the fridge.
Take Care and God Bless You !