Arnica Montana - Modalities EtcLeopard's Bane, Arnica, Mountain Arnica
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Arnica Montana may help, unprocessed Arnica is often best avoided.
Below are the strongest indications (i.e. symptoms) of Arnica in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
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(Forenoon), nausea, etc.
(Noon), During dinner, warmth of one check.
(Afternoon), When lying down, pain in fauces, etc.; stitches in glands penis.
(Towards evening), Dry heat in the face; arthritic pain in foot, etc.
(Evening), When going to sleep, coryza; flushes of heat in the face; enormous appetite; want of appetite; when lying down, sense as of crackling in the trachea; drawing, etc., in right third finger, etc.; pain in sick foot; chilliness.
(Night), Severe epistaxis; retching; diarrhoea, etc.; when asleep, involuntary stool; during sleep, cough; lower extremities painful; increased perspiration; sour sweat; transient sweats all over.
(About midnight), General sweat.
(3 to 8 P.M.), Pressive headache.
(When walking in open air), Pressive headache returns; sense of heaviness, etc., in muscles under articulations of the extremities, weakness in feet and arms; right side feels too heavy.
(After walking in open air), Indisposed to think; burning pain in back; feet feel tired; very sleepy.
(In bed), Dry heat, etc., on the slightest motion, feels chilly.
(Bending head over), Pressure, etc., in lowest cervical vertebrae.
(Blowing nose), Pains increase; right side of abdomen painful.
(Breathing deeply), Cutting over umbilicus; stitches in left breast; stitches in small of back.
(Drawing breath), Cutting pressure through both sides of thorax; stitch in right side of back.
(Coughing), Headache; stitches in head; stitches in forehead; right side of abdomen painful; stitches in small of back.
(Cries), In children, cough.
(At dinner), Sudden vertigo.
(After dinner), Kind of suppressed hiccough.
(During eating), Tearing toothache, etc.
(When standing erect), Pain in left shoulder.
(Extending tarsal joint), Stitches in right foot.
(When gaping), Violent shivering thrills.
(Lying down), Pain in tip of big toe; stinging, etc., in skin.
(When lying motionless), Feels hot, etc.
(Lying on left side), Pain in region of liver.
(Between meals), Taste of rotten eggs in mouth.
(After a meal), Fulness in pit of stomach, etc.
(During mastication), Gums pain, etc.
(At end of micturition), Cutting pain in orifice of urethra.
(After micturition), Stitches in urethra; biting burning in urethra.
(Motion), Pains increased; painful sensitiveness of joints, etc.; all the joints of the bones, etc., of the chest feel painful; sensation as of a lump in the back; heaviness in all the limbs, etc.; stitches in wrist joint.
(Moving the parts), Burning pain in corners of mouth; pain in articulation of right jaw.
(Moving head), Feels as if everything turned with her; stitches in head.
(Moving neck), Swelling of the cervical glands painful.
(Moving hand), Cracking, etc., in right wrist.
(Opening eyes), Qualmishness of stomach.
(Pressure), Pains in stomach; pain in epigastrium; pain in right side of neck; sharp pain in phalanx of right finger.
(Raising oneself and sitting in bed), Headache.
(Raising head), Swelling of submaxillary glands painful.
(Raising eyes), Pricking pain in forehead.
(Reading), Pressive pain in forehead.
(Reflecting), Pressive pain in forehead.
(On rising), Felt sick, etc.
(Rising and stepping upon foot), Pain in the thigh.
(Rubbing), Burning of upper lip; stitches on inner side of thigh.
(During rest), Distension of the right side of abdomen; tearing-twitching pain on dorsum of left hand; sense of crackling in the lower part of leg.
(When seizing something), Weakness of the hands.
(Setting down foot), Right side of abdomen feels painful; tearing in under surface of big toe.
(Sneezing), Pain in muscles of neck.
(Sitting), Tearing in lower extremities; pressure in middle of spine; thigh extended; pain in left hip-joint; pressure in muscles of thigh.
(Speaking), Swelling of cervical glands painful.
(Every sound), Pains increase.
(Stooping), Headache; jerking, etc., headache, etc.; pain in loins.
(Stretching the parts), Pain between scapula and spine.
(After supper), Weeps, etc.
(When standing), Fulness in pit of stomach, etc.; stitches under left false ribs; straining, etc., in rectum; tension across chest; tension in muscles of calf.
(At every step), Cutting over the umbilicus.
(Swallowing), Burning in throat.
(Swallowing hot liquids), Burning in the tongue.
(Talking), Pains increase.
(Touch), Teeth painful; swelling of submaxillary glands painful; right side of abdomen painful; pain in knee; pimple stings, etc.
(Turning head to left), Pain in right side of neck.
(Artificial vomiting), Confusion of head, etc.
(When walking), Slight sweat; continued chilliness.
(Walking upstairs), Pressive pain in forehead; pain in right knee.
(Near warm stove), Pressive pain in forehead.
(Weeping and lamenting), Cough.
(Yawning), Tensive pain in muscles of neck.
Forenoon and evening, motion, shaking, coughing, mental exertion, midnight, after eating, raising eyes, becoming cold.
WORSE, least touch; motion; rest; wine; damp cold.
(Evening), Pain in left half of forehead.
(Motion in open air), Pain in right eyeball.
(Walking in cool, open air), Better.
(Contact), Itching of thigh.
(After eating), Toothache goes off; pain in stomach.
(Exercise), Feeling as if load of blood in chest.
(Emission of flatulence), Pain in right side of abdomen.
(Letting hands hang down), Tearing pain in left wrist-joint.
(Lying), Headache; pressure in pit of stomach, etc.
(Lying on back), Tense feeling across chest.
(Resting head on painful side), Stitches in head.
(Rising), Pain in fauces passes off.
(Rubbing), Crawling on nose; tearing in left knee.
(Scratching), Stitch in abdominal muscles; itching of finger-joints.
(Standing), Faint feeling.
(After thin stool), Tenesmus.
Rest, lying horizontally or on painful side.
Warmth, rubbing, wrapping up warmly.
Better, lying down, or with head low.
Lying Head low (Ver-v)
Desires and aversions
Longing for vinegar or sour things; for alcoholic drinks.
Repugnance to food.
Aversion to meat; broth; milk; smoking tobacco.
Thirst for cold water, without fever.
Rest 3, 29, 34. Motion 3, 9, 19, 26, 28, 33, 34, 40, 43. Walking 3, 33. Walking in open air 1. Ascending 3. Must change position 24, 28, 33, 37. Exertion 7, 29, 33. Moving head 2. Turning in bed 18. Attempting to sit up 40. Sitting 33. Standing 33. Lying with head low 37. Must lie down 36.
Morning 3, 9, 16, 25, 40. Forenoon 40. Evening 27, 33, 37, 40. Night 3, 16, 21, 27, 37. Midnight 3. Before midnight 26. Day and night 18, 27.≡ more ...