Pain Medicine – Biopuncture

Biopuncture or Neural Therapy Treatment is the injection of tiny amounts of homeopathic formulas into the tissue. This acts to heal and release muscle and repair nerve damage. It can often provide permanent relief.  It is a successful treatment for arthritis, muscle and body pains, nerve compression, disc herniations, headaches, and other chronic conditions.

Frequently Asked Questions on Neural Therapy (aka Biopuncture)

What is Neural Therapy/Biopuncture?

Nerual Therapy, also called Biopuncture is a therapy whereby specific locations are injected with biological products. The majority of the products are derived from plants. Most of these injections are given into the skin or into muscles.

What kinds of products are being injected?

Products commonly used in Biopuncture are, for example, arnica, echinacea, nux vomica and chamomile. Arnica is used for muscle pain, nux vomica is injected for digestive problems, echinacea is used to increase the natural defense system of the body. Biopuncturists always inject cocktails of natural products. Lymphomyosot is used for lymphatic drainage, Traumeel for inflammations and sports injuries, Spascupreel for muscular cramps.

Who may benefit from Biopuncture?

The use of biopuncture can benefit those patients who have tried conventional medicine but have had no success, or those who have had to stop taking conventional medication because of side effects. It is an interesting healing technique for those patients who want to avoid surgery (for example, for sciatica or sinusitis). In some patients it may be advantageous to combine the conventional approach with Biopuncture. Each case should be taken into account individually, of course.