Antimonium TartaricumTartar Emetic., Tartrate Of Antimony And Potash, Ant-tart, Ant. Tart, Tart. Em, Tart. Emet, Tartar. Em, Tart-emet, Antimon Tart, Antimonium tartaricum, tartarus emeticus
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 Antimonium Tartaricum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Has many symptoms in common with Antimonium Crudum, but also many peculiar to itself. Clinically, its therapeutic application has been confined largely to the treatment of respiratory diseases, Rattling of mucus with little expectoration has been a guiding symptom. There is much Drowsiness, debility and sweat characteristic of the drug, which group should always be more or less present, when the drug is prescribed. Gastric affections of drunkards and gouty subjects. Cholera morbus. Sensation of coldness in blood-vessels. Bilharziasis. Antimonium tart is homeopathic to dysuria, strangury, haematuria, albuminuria, catarrh of bladder and urethra, burning in rectum, bloody mucous stools, etc. Antimon tart acts indirectly on the parasites by stimulating the oxidizing action of the protective substance. By-effects following injection for Bilharziasis. Chills and contractures and pain in muscles.
Trembling of whole body, great prostration and faintness. Lumbago. Chills, contractures and muscular pains. Warts on glans penis.
Mind and Head.
Vertigo alternates with drowsiness. Great despondency. Fear of being alone. Muttering, delirium, and stupor. Vertigo, with dullness and confusion. Band-like feeling over forehead. Face pale and sunken. Child will not be touched without whining. Headache as from a band compressing ( Nit-ac.)
WORSE, in evening; from lying down at night; from warmth; in damp cold weather; from all sour things and milk.
BETTER, from sitting erect; from eructation and expectoration.≡ show all authors ...
Cold, blue, Pale; covered with cold sweat
incessant quivering of chin and lower jaw ( Gels.)
Appearance as if dead (see sunken)
Lips; discoloration; bluish
Skin; discoloration; pale
Twitching; when coughing≡ more ...
Tongue coated, pasty, thick white, with red edges
Red and dry, especially in the center
Discoloration; tongue; blue
Teeth; sensation of elongated teeth
Teeth; pain; intermittent (see comes on suddenly)
Teeth; pain; rheumatic≡ more ...
Pustular eruption, leaving a bluish-red mark
Out-breaks on skin; pus-filled pimples
Out-breaks on skin; small-pox≡ more ...
Larynx (voice box); scraping, clearing
Larynx (voice box); scraping, clearing; night
Mucus; trachea (wind pipe)
Sounds; rattling trachea (wind pipe, see respiration)
Voice; weak≡ more ...
Anxiety; region of heart
Heart; accumulation of fluid, pulmonary
Inflammation; bronchial tubes (bronchitis)
Inflammation; lungs; pleura-pneumonia (affecting lung lining)
Lungs; collapsed lung (atelectasis)
Lungs; tuberculosis; full of mucus
Weakness≡ more ...
Asphyxia; in new-born infant
Difficult (dyspnea); night; after midnight; 3 a.m.
Difficult (dyspnea); with cough
Difficult (dyspnea); expectoration
Difficult (dyspnea); wants to be fanned
Difficult (dyspnea); from mucus in the wind pipe
Rattling≡ more ...
Violent pain in sacro-lumber region
Slightest effort to move may cause retching and cold, clammy sweat
Sensation of heavy weight at the coccyx, dragging downward all the time
Twitching of muscles; limbs tremulous.
Pain; sacrum (base of spine)≡ more ...
Stomach; Difficult deglutition of liquids
Vomiting in any position, excepting lying on right side
Nausea, retching, and vomiting, especially after food, with deathly faintness and prostration
Thirst for cold water, little and often, and desire for apples, fruits, and acids generally
Nausea produces fear; with pressure in precordial region, followed by headache with yawning and lachrymation and vomiting.
Spasmodic cough, much flatus
Pressure in abdomen, especially on stooping forward
Diarrhoea in eruptive diseases.
Burning in urethra during and after urinating
Last drops bloody with pain in bladder
Catarrh of bladder and urethra
Great rattling of mucus, but very little is expectorated
Velvety feeling in chest
Burning sensation in chest, which ascends to throat
Rapid, short, difficult breathing; seems as if he would suffocate; must sit up
Emphysema of the aged
Coughing and gaping consecutively
Bronchial tubes overloaded with mucus
Cough excited by eating, with pain in chest and larynx
Edema and impending paralysis of lungs
Much palpitation, with uncomfortable hot feeling
Pulse rapid, weak, trembling
Dizziness, with cough
Dyspnoea relieved by eructation
Cough and dyspnoea better lying on right side - (opposite Badiaga).
Pain; cutting; before stool
Stomach; burping, belching
Stomach; nausea; with intermittent diseases
Stomach; without thirst
Stomach; vomiting; on coughing
Stomach; vomiting; difficult
Stomach; vomiting; during heat
Stomach; vomiting; intermittent≡ more ...
Coldness; lower limbs; foot
Movements and positions; trembling; hand
Skin; out-break on skin; blisters; containing fluid≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
On falling asleep electric-like shocks
Irresistible inclination to sleep with nearly all complaints.
Sleep between heat of fever
Sleepiness, tiredness; with cough
Yawning; after coughing≡ more ...
Fever and chill
Coldness, trembling, and chilliness
Cold, clammy sweat, with great faintness
Intermittent fever with lethargic condition.
At certain time of day or night; from 3 p.m.
Trembling and shivering
Localised; stomach (gastric fever)
Intermittent, chronic; with long-lasting heat≡ more ...
On parts affected with other conditions
Profuse; on affected parts≡ more ...
Convulsions; when small-pox fails to break out
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)≡ more ...