Homeopathy For Weight Gain


Mostly we see people who go overweight and struggle hard to achieve a normal weight. But do you know that there is also a percentage of the population who goes underweight?

There can be various reasons for which one can be underweight

  • genetical and eating patterns.
  • Medications and diseases
  • Behavioral patterns such as anxiety, depression or stress

Being underweight means lack of nutrients. Some common health risks include

Health risks:

  • Anemia
  • Vitamin deficiencies
  • Irregular hormones
  • Menstrual irregularities
  • Low muscle mass
  • Difficult in surgeries
  • Slower growth rate
  • Hair thinning


Now, how does a medical practitioner analyze that you are underweight?.

Through an index is known as BMI (or body mass index). It is the measure of your body’s fat in relation to height and weight.

Normally, when this index is below 18.5, a person is said to be underweight.

But it is a must to mention that this factor alone doesn’t guarantee one to be underweight.

Athletes have more muscle mass than the fat percentage.


  • Hair thinning and loss
  • Feeling tired
  • Irregular menses in females
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Poor growth


Homeopathic medicines are a safe way to build your body fat naturally through herbs.

Best Homeopathic Medicine for Weight Gain

Alfalfa is a very well known herb for weight gain. This herb is also known as the “father of all foods” since it increases your appetite and hence contributes to weight gain.

There are various other herbs used as homeopathic medicines suited for your specific underweight needs.

So after taking a consultation with a well-trained homeopath, you can try the ones listed below or as your homeopath may prescribe.

Homeopathic Medicines for Gaining Weight


When you have digestive issues or weak liver, you can use lycopodium.

Calcarea Phosphorica

  wasting disease which can cause loss of muscle and fat can be deal up with Calcarea phosphorica.

Aloe Socotrina

Helps prevent aversion to food and hence help in weight gain.

Chininum Arsenicicum

When your food is unable to digest, u don’t gain necessary nutrients and tent to go underweight.

Ignatia Amara

 When one is under psychological stress, he may remain upset or develop a disliking for food. As a result, the body may  develop an eating disorder and various nutrient absorption problems

Unlike the normal conventional treatments, homeopathic treatments use all-natural resources and bring about a weight gain all naturally.

This also means you will not get addicted to these remedies.

While visiting a homeopathic doctor, you would be analyzed completely. So you can expect that if your friend is also underweight, you two may be prescribed a different set of remedies.

This itself is the very factor that makes the homeopathic system of medicines is fast-acting and works from the root cause.

A homeopath may also suggest your same lifestyle or diet change to help enhance the effects of the remedies prescribed.


If you still have any doubt or concerns, please feel free to drop me a message at [email protected] and I will get back to you soon.

Note: Do not self-medicate any of the remedies listed above . Consult a qualified homeopath.