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What are Dr.Hauschka Holistic Home Remedies?
Dr.Hauschka Holistic Home Remedies are over-the-counter (OTC) medicines made by WALA Heilmittel, the manufacturers of Dr.Hauschka Skin Care, according to homeopathic and Anthroposophic principals. Like all OTC medicines, Dr.Hauschka Holistic Home Remedies are available without a prescription.
What is your policy on animal testing?
WALA Heilmittel, manufacturer of Dr.Hauschka Holistic Home Remedies is committed to the humane treatment of animals and does not test either skin care or medicines on animals.
What is your policy on animal ingredients?
Not all the WALA medicines or the Dr.Hauschka Holistic Home Remedies are entirely suitable for vegetarians. Both conventional and homeopathic medicines use substances obtained from the plant, mineral and animal kingdoms as therapeutic agents. Insect or animal-derived ingredients in WALA and Dr.Hauschka Holistic Home Remedies are obtained according to humane processes outlined in the German Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HAB). Both the care and processing of any animal ingredient used in WALA or Dr.Hauschka remedies complies with animal welfare regulations. The principles behind WALA’s ingredient production and product formulation stress the importance of respect for all living beings.
Can I take these remedies if I’m pregnant or nursing? Are they safe for children?
As indicated on the product labels, always consult your physician before taking any medication while pregnant or nursing. Clear instructions for use in children are given on labeled directions. Many homeopathic remedies are relied upon by parents and women during these critical times because they work gently with low risk of toxicity, to encourage the body’s ability to heal itself.
What should I do if I think I’m having a reaction or a side effect?
If you are experiencing acute symptoms requiring immediate medical attention, call 911 or the emergency number in your area. If you require medical information in the event of a suspected reaction or overdose, or simply need advice on how to use Dr.Hauschka Holistic Home Remedies, call our Customer Service Dept. toll free 800-247-9907. Assistance is available from trained staff during regular business hours as well as 24/7/365 access to licensed medical professionals by calling 866-595-1473.
How do I know when it’s possible to treat myself and when I should see a doctor?
Please use the remedies according to the uses, directions and warnings provided on the packaging. If you have any doubts as to what your condition, injury or illness is or its severity, always contact your physician to discuss your particular symptoms and medical history. Your physician’s office is the best resource available to you to begin diagnosis and treatment.
To locate an Anthroposophic physician in your area, visit the Physicians’ Association for Anthroposophic Medicine (PAAM) at www.paam.net.