AbsinthiumCommon Wormwood, Absinthinum, Absinth
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while the very dilute homeopathic remedy may help, the raw product is often best avoided.
Below are the strongest indications of Absinthium based on traditional homeopathic usage. Indications have not been reviewed by the FDA. If symptoms persist always consult a medical professional.
A perfect picture of epileptiform seizure is produced by this drug. Nervous tremors precede attack. Sudden and severe giddiness, delirium with hallucinations and loss of consciousness. Nervous excitement and sleeplessness. Cerebral irritation, hysterical and infantile spasms come within range of this remedy. Poisoning by mushrooms. Chorea. Tremor. Nervousness, excitement, and sleeplessness in children.
Compare: Alcohol; Artemisia; Hydr-ac.; Cina; Cicuta.Brutal.Forgets what has recently happenedFrightful visionsHallucinationsKleptomaniaLoss of memoryWants nothing to do with anybodyDull occipital headache ( GelsGeneral confusionPic-ac.)Spasmatic facial twitchingVertigo, with tendency to fall backwardFace bluePupils dilated unequallyWants head lowThroatBites tongue; trembles; feels as if swollen and too large; protruding.Jaws fixedScalded sensation; as of a lump.Wind colic.Bloated around waist and AbdomenStomach; Nausea; retching; eructationDarting pain in right ovarySexual organs.Constant desirePremature menopause.Spermatorrhea, with relaxed, enfeebled partsVery strong odor; deep yellow color ( Kali-p.)Irregular, tumultuous action of heart can be heard in back.Sensation of weight on chestPain in limbsParalytic symptoms.
Entries on a white background are from Boericke's Materia Medica. Entries on a green background are from a reversed Kent's repertory, with some alterations to modernise the language. Uses are based on traditional homeopathic practice and have not been reviewed by the FDA.