Aconitinum, Aconite, Aconitum, Monkshood, Aconit napel
HPUS indication: Fear
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 Aconite in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
A state of fear, anxiety; anguish of mind and body. Physical and mental restlessness,
fright, is the most characteristic manifestation of Aconitum Napellus. Acute, sudden, and violent invasion, with fever,
call for it. Does not want to be touched. Sudden and great sinking of strength. Complaints and tension caused by exposure to Dry, cold weather,
draft of cold air, checked perspiration, also complaints from Very hot weather,
especially gastro-intestinal disturbances, etc. First remedy in inflammation, inflammatory fevers. Serous membranes and muscular tissues affected markedly. Burning in internal parts; Tingling, coldness and numbness.
Influenza. TENSION of arteries; emotional and physical mental tension explain many symptoms. When prescribing Aconite remember Aconite causes only functional disturbance, no evidence that it can produce tissue change - its action is brief and Shows no periodicity.
Its sphere is in the beginning of an acute disease and not to be continued after pathological change comes. In Hyperaemia, congestion not after exudation has set in. Influenza (
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