Alumina - Perspiration symptomsOxide of Aluminum, Argilla, Aluminium Oxydatum, Aluminum
Below are the strongest indications of Alumina in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
BETTER, in open air; from cold washing; in evening and on alternate days. BETTER, damp weather.
WORSE, periodically; in afternoon; from potatoes. WORSE, in morning on awakening; warm room.
Compare: Aluminum chloridum ( Pains of loco-motor ataxia. Lower trit. in water. Slag silico-sulphocalcite of Alumina 3x (anal itching, piles, constipation, flatulent distention); Secale; Lathyr.;Plumb. Aluminum acetate solution ( Externally a lotion for putrid wounds and skin infections. Arrests hemorrhage from inertia of uterus. Parenchymatous hemorrhage from various organs 2-3% solution. Hemorrhage following tonsillectomy is controlled by rinsing out nasopharynx with a 10% sol.
Antidotes: Ipecac.; Chamomile.
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.
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.