Homeopathic ointments act as a good quality medicine internally as well as externally and are supposed to work effectively on the skin. Medicinal ingredient with a suitable base present in it. Therapeutic ointments consist of medicinal substances thoroughly mixed with a suitable base. The ointment is made up of single-phase base in which medicinal ingredient is dispersed. They are used as emollients for protective, therapeutic, or prophylactic purposes. Ointments are used topically on a variety of body surfaces. These include the skin and the mucous membranes of body parts.
Various ointments are used as an analgesic, anaesthetic, antiseptic, antibacterial, antifungal and topical ointments etc. In certain conditions like accidental injuries, homeopathic ointments are proved to be safe & effective and utilize the herbal therapeutic property.
Arnica and Calendula are traditional proven effective herbs used in homeopathic medicines.