• Efficiency and safety of the use of Schussler Salt No. 3 Ferrum phosphoricum (DHU) in the treatment of acute respiratory infections in children

Efficiency and safety of the use of Schussler Salt No. 3 Ferrum phosphoricum (DHU) in the treatment of acute respiratory infections in children

SOVREMENNAYA PEDIATRIYA.2017.5(85):56-62; doi 10.15574/SP.2017.81.84

Mitiuriaeva I. O., Gniloskurenko А. V., Demchuk S. M., Krasniakova M. E.
Bogomolets National Medical University, Kiev, Ukraine

Purpose: to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of the use of Schussler Salt №3 Ferrum phosphoricum (DHU) as monotherapy in children with various signs of acute respiratory infection (ARI).
Patients and methods. 233 children aged 1 to 18 years with ARI signs of upper respiratory tract (J00-J06) of mild and moderate severity were under supervision. The first (main) group included 178 (76.4%) patients, the second (control group) — 55 (23.6%).
Results. While using the Schussler Salt №3 Ferrum phosphoricum (DHU) as monotherapy, the duration of the main local signs of the disease (nasal congestion, rhinitis, sore throat, cough) was reduced for 2–4 days.
Conclusions. Dr. Schussler salt No. 3 Ferrum phosphoricum (DHU) in monotherapy demonstrates good clinical and laboratory efficacy, absolute safety and can be recommended for a wide range of applications in ambulatory practice.
Key words: acute respiratory infection, children, therapy, Schussler Salt No. 3 Ferrum phosphoricum (DHU).

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