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Arsenicum Album
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Arsenicum Album

Arsenious Acid, Arsenic, Arsenicum, Ars. Alb, Ars Alb

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Below are the strongest indications of Arsenicum Album in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.

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A profoundly acting remedy on every organ and tissue. Its clear-cut characteristic symptoms and correspondence to many severe types of disease make its homeopathic employment constant and certain. Its general symptoms often alone lead to its successful application. Among these the all-prevailing debility, exhaustion, and Restlessness, with nightly worse, are most important. Great exhaustion after the slightest exertion. This, with the peculiar irritability of fibre, gives the characteristic Irritable weakness. burning pains. Unquenchable thirst. Burning relieved by heat. Seaside complaints (Nat-mur.; Aqua Marina). Injurious effects of fruits, especially more watery ones. Gives quiet and ease to the last moments of life when given in high potency. Fear fright and worry. Green discharges. Infantile Kala-azar ( Dr. Neatby). Arsenicum Album. should be thought of in ailments from alcoholism, Ptomaine poisoning, stings, dissecting wounds, chewing tobacco; ill effects from decayed food or animal matter; odor of discharges is PUTRID; in complaints that return annually. Anaemia and chlorosis. Degenerative changes. Gradual loss of weight from impaired nutrition. Reduces the refractive index of blood serum (also China and Ferr. Phos.). Maintains the system under the stress of malignancy regardless of location. Malarial cachexia. Septic infections and low vitality.

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WORSE, wet weather, after midnight; from cold, cold drinks, or food. Seashore. Right side.


BETTER from heat; from head elevated; warm drinks.

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Great anguish and restlessness

changes place continually

fears, of death, of being left alone

Great fear, with cold sweat

Thinks it useless to take medicine


Hallucinations of smell and sight

Despair drives him from place to place

Miserly, malicious, selfish, lacks courage

General sensibility increased (Hep.) Sensitive to disorder and confusion.

Behaviour; attempts to escape; change beds

Dazed; when walking


Delirium; night

Delirium; violent

Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; creatures and animals; insects

Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; about self; circumstances; being watched

Desires, wants; to be carried; fast

Desires, wants; company

Desires, wants; company; while alone

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; anguish

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; anguish; forcing from place to place

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; anger (see irritability and quarrelsome)

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; anger (see irritability and quarrelsome); with anxiety

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; boredom, dissatisfaction (see loathing of life); weary of life (see boredom, dissatisfaction, loathing, etc.)

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; greed

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; cannot bear to be looked at

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; loathing; life (see desires, death)

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; mildness

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; reproaches; others

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; suspicious

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; unhappy; despair

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; unhappy; despair; during chill

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; unhappy; despair; while perspiring

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; unhappy; despair; of recovery

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; unhappy; despair; religious (of salvation etc.)

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; unhappy; sadness, mental depression

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; unhappy; sadness, mental depression; when alone

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; unhappy; sadness, mental depression; during chill

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; unhappy; sadness, mental depression; during the heat


Insanity; mania, madness

Insanity; mania, madness; wants to be held

Insanity; mania, madness; from drinking (delirium tremors)

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; morning

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; evening

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; evening; in bed

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; night

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; night; after midnight

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; night; after midnight; 3 a.m.

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; when alone

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; in bed

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; during chill

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; of conscience (as if guilty of a crime)

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; with fear

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; during fever

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; about salvation

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; during sleep (see dreams)

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; on waking

Insecure, uncertain, scared; fear; of being alone (see company)

Insecure, uncertain, scared; fear; of death

Insecure, uncertain, scared; fear; of death; when alone

Insecure, uncertain, scared; fear; of robbers

Insecure, uncertain, scared; frightened easily

Insecure, uncertain, scared; frightened easily; night; wakens at 3 a.m.

Insecure, uncertain, scared; frightened easily; starting, startled

Insecure, uncertain, scared; frightened easily; starting, startled; evening; on falling asleep

Insecure, uncertain, scared; frightened easily; starting, startled; on falling asleep

Memory; weakness of memory

Perception; senses; acute

Restlessness, nervousness

Restlessness, nervousness; night

Restlessness, nervousness; night; after midnight

Restlessness, nervousness; anxious, etc.

Restlessness, nervousness; anxious, etc.; forcing rapid walking

Restlessness, nervousness; forcing out of bed

Restlessness, nervousness; wants to go from one bed to another

Restlessness, nervousness; tossing about in bed

Restlessness, nervousness; during chill

Restlessness, nervousness; during heat

Restlessness, nervousness; internal

Talking, conversation; critical

Talking, conversation; of others

Unconsciousness; frequent spells

Unconsciousness; on least movement

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Vertigo, dizziness


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Headaches relieved by cold, other symptoms worse

Periodical burning pains, with Restlessness; with cold skin

Hemicrania, with icy feeling of scalp and great weakness

Sensitive head in open air

Delirium tremens; cursing and raving; vicious

Head is in constant motion

Scalp ITCHES intolerably; circular patches of bare spots; rough, dirty, sensitive, and covered with dry scales; nightly burning and itching; dandruff

Scalp very sensitive; cannot brush hair.


Heaviness (see pain; pressing); open air

Heaviness (see pain; pressing); warm room

Pain, headache

Pain, headache; from cold (including cold parts); from cold air

Pain, headache; while lying down; lies with head high

Pain, headache; recurring headache

Pain, headache; from being in vaults, cellars, etc.

Pain, headache; walking; in open air

Pain, headache; in forehead

Pain, headache; in forehead; above eyes; warm applications

Pain, headache; in forehead; above root of nose; pulsating

Pain, headache; burning; forehead; over eyes

Pain, headache; burning; forehead; over eyes; night

Skin and scalp; out-break on skin

Skin and scalp; out-break on skin; crusts, scabs

Skin and scalp; out-break on skin; eczema

Skin and scalp; out-break on skin; pimples

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Burning in eyes, with acrid lachrymation

Lids red, ulcerated, scabby, scaly, granulated

Oedema around eyes

External inflammation, with extreme painfulness; Burning, hot, and excoriating lachrymation

Corneal ulceration

Intense photophobia; better external warmth

Ciliary neuralgia, with fine burning pain.

Lids; excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed)

Lids; granular lids

Lids; opening eyes difficult

Lids; spasmodic closure

Discoloration; redness

Discoloration; redness; lids; spots; edges of



Inflammation; infants

Inflammation; glandular swellings

Inflammation; wounds; conjunctiva (external lining of eye)

Pain; warmth

Pain; burning, smarting, gnawing, biting

Pain; burning, smarting, gnawing, biting; night

Pain; burning, smarting, gnawing, biting; on opening the eyes

Pain; burning, smarting, gnawing, biting; margins of lids

Pain; burning, smarting, gnawing, biting; margins of lids; evening

Pain; as from something in eye; like sand in eye

Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; on opening the eyes

Paralysis; iris

Intolerance of light (photophobia)

Intolerance of light (photophobia); daylight

Intolerance of light (photophobia); from snow

Skin around eyes (see face); corner excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed)

Swellings; lids

Swellings; lids; from fluid accumulation

Swellings; lids; under the lids

Tears; acrid smell (strong and sharp)

Ulceration; lids; under surfaces


Colours and shapes in front of eyes; colours; green


Sees only halves of objects (hemiopia); horizontal

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Skin within, raw and burning

Thin, excoriating, offensive otorrhoea

Roaring in ears, during a paroxysm of pain.

Discharges from ear; greenish pus

Itching; in ear; burning

Noises in ear; with perspiration

Noises in ear; buzzing; while perspiring

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Thin, watery, excoriating discharge

Nose feels Stopped up

Sneezing without relief

Hay-fever and coryza; worse in open air; better indoors

BURNING and bleeding

Acne of nose



Discharge from nose; blood

Discharge from nose; copious

Discharge from nose; wearing away skin

Discharge from nose; thick

Discharge from nose; watery

Dryness; inside

Pain; burning, smarting

Pain; burning, smarting; with running nose

Pain; rawness; with running nose


Running or blocked nose (coryza)

Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked

Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked; sensation as if blocked; with watery discharge

Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked; at root

Running or blocked nose (coryza); right

Running or blocked nose (coryza); from becoming chilled, while overheated

Running or blocked nose (coryza); running, wet

Running or blocked nose (coryza); violent attacks

Skin or lining of nose; small swellings

Smell; acute, over sensitive; sensitive to the odour of food


Sneezing; frequent


Swelling; knotty

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Swollen, pale, yellow, Cachetic, sunken, cold, and covered with sweat ( Acetic Acid.) Expression of agony

Tearing, Needle-like pains; burning

Lips black, livid

Angry, circumscribed flush of cheeks.

Abscess; parotid gland (gland in front and below ear lobe)s

Bloated (see swelling, congestion)


Expression; anxious

Expression; distressed

Expression; haggard

Expression; sickly

Expression; suffering

Appearance as if dead (see sunken)

Inflammation; parotid gland (gland in front and below ear lobe); suppurating (producing pus)

Lips; deposits from illness on the lips

Lips; discoloration; black

Lips; discoloration; pale

Lips; excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed)

Lips; out-breaks on lips

Lips; ulcers


Pain; cold air

Pain; rheumatic

Pain; warmth

Pain; burning (see heat)

Pain; burning (see heat); like hot needles

Pain; pulling

Pain; pulling; warmth

Pain; stinging

Pain; sudden, sharp; burning needles

Perspiration; cold

Skin; discoloration; iron deficiency anaemia (greenish-yellow discoloration)

Skin; discoloration; bluish

Skin; discoloration; bluish; from oxygen starvation

Skin; discoloration; bluish; circles around eyes

Skin; discoloration; pale

Skin; discoloration; sickly colour

Skin; discoloration; yellow

Skin; drawn, pulled

Skin; dryness (see skin)

Skin; out-breaks on skin; crusty, scabby

Skin; out-breaks on skin; dry

Skin; out-breaks on skin; eczema

Skin; out-breaks on skin; cold sores, herpes; mealy

Skin; out-breaks on skin; red; erysipelas (inflamed from infection, deep red colour); gangrenous

Skin; out-breaks on skin; powdery flaking skin

Skin; out-breaks on skin; powdery flaking skin; lips

Skin; out-breaks on skin; like nettle rash

Skin; shiny skin; waxy

Skin; ulcers

Skin; ulcers; wart-like



Swelling; morning

Swelling; fluid accumulation

Swelling; under eyes

Twitching; lips; on falling asleep

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Unhealthy easily-bleeding gums

Ulceration of mouth with dryness and burning heat

Epithelioma of lips

Tongue dry, clean, and red; stitching and burning pain in tongue, ulcerated with blue color

Bloody saliva

Neuralgia of teeth; feel long and very sore; worse after midnight; better warmth

Metallic taste

Gulping up burning water.

Bleeding; gums; scurvy

Cracked; tongue

Discoloration; tongue; blue

Discoloration; tongue; brown

Discoloration; tongue; red

Discoloration; tongue; red; edges

Discoloration; tongue; red; tip

Discoloration; tongue; white

Discoloration; tongue; white; as if painted

Discoloration; tongue; white; silvery, all over


Dryness; tongue

Gangrenous; in children

Growths, blisters, swellings; blisters

Growths, blisters, swellings; blisters; tongue

Growths, blisters, swellings; ulcers

Growths, blisters, swellings; ulcers; malignant

Odour (halitosis, bad breath); cadaverous, like dead body

Odour (halitosis, bad breath); offensive

Odour (halitosis, bad breath); putrid

Pain; gums

Pain; burning, raw and smarting

Pain; burning, raw and smarting; tongue

Pain; as if burnt; tongue

Pain; sore; gums

Swelling; gums

Swelling; tongue; base, externally and internally

Taste; bitter

Taste; bitter; after eating

Taste; putrid; morning

Thrush (whitish flakes)

Thrush (whitish flakes); bluish in colour

Gums; teeth detached from gums; scurvy-like

Tongue; jagged edge of tongue

Tongue; taste buds; enlarged; at tip

Teeth; bites tumbler when drinking

Teeth; grinding; during sleep

Teeth; pain; heat; heat of heater

Teeth; pain; winter

Teeth; pain; tearing; while lying on painful side

Teeth; pain; tearing; warmth

Teeth; deposits on teeth during illness (see mucus)

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Itching, burning, swellings; oedema; eruption, papular, Dry, rough, scaly; worse cold and scratching

Malignant pustules

Ulcers with offensive discharge


Poisoned wounds

Urticaria, with burning and restlessness



Icy coldness of body

Epithelioma of the skin

Gangrenous inflammations.


Blisters; black

Blisters; filled with blood

Blisters; bluish

Blisters; whitish


Discoloration; blackish

Discoloration; red; spots

Discoloration; white

Discoloration; white; spots


Dry; burning

Dry; inability to perspire (see inactivity)

Gangrene; from burns or gangrenous sores

Gangrene; cold

Abnormal growths; cauliflower-like fungus; haematodes

Abnormal growths; ulcer like lesions, leaving scars, spread over body

Abnormal growths; ulcers

Abnormal growths; ulcers; black

Abnormal growths; ulcers; black; base

Abnormal growths; ulcers; bleeding

Abnormal growths; ulcers; bleeding; edges

Abnormal growths; ulcers; bluish

Abnormal growths; ulcers; burning

Abnormal growths; ulcers; burning; in margins

Abnormal growths; ulcers; as if burnt

Abnormal growths; ulcers; deep

Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; bloody

Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; corrosive

Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; greenish

Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; offensive

Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; offensive; putrid

Abnormal growths; ulcers; with elevated, hardened margins

Abnormal growths; ulcers; fungus

Abnormal growths; ulcers; gangrenous

Abnormal growths; ulcers; painless, slow developing

Abnormal growths; ulcers; hardened; margins

Abnormal growths; ulcers; inflamed

Abnormal growths; ulcers; painful

Abnormal growths; ulcers; phagedenic (spreading, obstinate ulceration)

Abnormal growths; ulcers; red with red circle

Abnormal growths; ulcers; like eczema

Abnormal growths; ulcers; sensitive; margins

Abnormal growths; ulcers; shooting

Abnormal growths; ulcers; spongy

Abnormal growths; ulcers; spongy; margins

Abnormal growths; ulcers; stinging, sudden, sharp

Abnormal growths; ulcers; stinging, sudden, sharp; margins

Abnormal growths; ulcers; generating pus

Abnormal growths; ulcers; syphilitic

Abnormal growths; warts; waxy

Inflammation; skin erysipelas (inflamed from infection, deep red colour); gangrenous

Hard; like parchment


Itching; burning

Itching; without visible out-break on skin

Itching; must scratch; until it bleeds

Itching; scratching

Out-breaks on skin

Out-breaks on skin; blackish

Out-breaks on skin; boils; painful boil, shedding skin and tissues (carbuncle)

Out-breaks on skin; boils; periodical

Out-breaks on skin; burning

Out-breaks on skin; from becoming cold

Out-breaks on skin; crusty

Out-breaks on skin; crusty; moist

Out-breaks on skin; dry

Out-breaks on skin; eczema

Out-breaks on skin; herpetic

Out-breaks on skin; herpetic; burning

Out-breaks on skin; herpetic; itching

Out-breaks on skin; herpetic; mealy

Out-breaks on skin; itching

Out-breaks on skin; mealy

Out-breaks on skin; small, purple spot

Out-breaks on skin; pimples

Out-breaks on skin; pimples; burning

Out-breaks on skin; pocks; burning

Out-breaks on skin; pus-filled pimples

Out-breaks on skin; pus-filled pimples; malignant

Out-breaks on skin; rash (see granular)

Out-breaks on skin; rash (see granular); white

Out-breaks on skin; rash (see granular); suppurating (producing pus), which dries to blackish crusts

Out-breaks on skin; rash (see granular); scabies

Out-breaks on skin; rash (see granular); scaly

Out-breaks on skin; rash (see granular); scaly; bran-like

Out-breaks on skin; small-pox; black

Out-breaks on skin; like nettle rash

Pain; burning


Swelling; bluish-black

Swelling; burning

Swelling; fluid in tissues

Swelling; spongy

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Swollen, oedematous, constricted, burning; unable to swallow

Diphtheritic membrane, looks dry and wrinkled.

Larynx (voice box); sensation of smoke


Catarrh; sudden

Choking, constricting; trachea (wind pipe)

Sensation of something in throat; as from dust

Sensation of something in throat; sulphur vapour


Inflammation; gullet

Irritation; trachea (wind pipe)

Membrane, exudation, diphtheria, etc.

Membrane, exudation, diphtheria, etc.; wrinkled

Pain; swallowing; on swallowing

Pain; warmth; warm drinks

Pain; burning

Pain; burning; gullet; when swallowing

Pain; rawness; larynx


Paralysis; gullet

Paralysis; gullet; sensation of

Paralysis; throat

Paralysis; after diphtheria

Sounds; gullet gurgling; when drinking

Spasms, convulsions etc.; closing gullet

Tickling in the air passages; larynx


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Heart; Palpitation, pain, dyspnoea, faintness

Irritable heart in smokers and tobacco-chewers

Pulse more rapid in morning ( Sulph.) Dilatation


Fatty degeneration

Angina pectoris, with pain in neck and occiput.


Anxiety; region of heart

Anxiety; region of heart; night



Coldness; internal

Constriction, tension

Constriction, tension; when ascending stairs or hill

Constriction, tension; while walking

Constriction, tension; heart

Heart; angina pectoris

Heart; fluid build up around heart

Heart; fatty degeneration of heart

Heart; accumulation of fluid, pulmonary

Heart; palpitations

Heart; palpitations; night; 3 a.m.

Heart; palpitations; anxiety

Heart; palpitations; on climbing steps

Heart; palpitations; from exertion

Heart; palpitations; during fever

Heart; palpitations; irregular

Heart; palpitations; after stool

Inflammation; bronchial tubes (bronchitis)

Inflammation; heart; endocardium

Inflammation; heart; pericardium

Inflammation; lungs

Inflammation; lung lining; neglected

Lungs; empyema

Lungs; fluid build up in chest cavity (pulmonary oedema)

Lungs; gangrene of lungs

Lungs; haemorrhage (see expectoration)

Movements in and of chest; convulsions

Oppressed feeling

Oppressed feeling; from ascending stairs or hill

Oppressed feeling; when weather changes to cold

Oppressed feeling; clothing

Oppressed feeling; on rapid movement

Oppressed feeling; during stormy weather

Oppressed feeling; while walking

Oppressed feeling; while walking; quickly

Oppressed feeling; weather changes to cold

Oppressed feeling; heart


Pain; night

Pain; sides; right; top of right lung

Pain; lungs; top; right

Pain; heart

Pain; burning

Pain; cutting (sudden sharp pain); heart

Pain; pressing; breast bone

Pain; pressing; heart

Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; collar bone; under; right

Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; sides; right

Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; sides; right; top

Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; breast bone

Pain; tearing; arm pit

Skin; out-breaks on skin

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Evening; in bed


In cold air

In open air

In open air; when walking in open air


With or after chill or fever; during fever

On becoming cold

Drinking; after drinking

Drinking; cold drinks

Drinking; warm drinks or soup

Dry cough

Dry cough; night

Exhausting cough

Hacking cough

Hacking cough; from tickling in larynx

Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); as from dust


Loose; during fever

While lying down; evening

While lying down; evening; must sit up

Sensation of sulphur fumes or vapour

Tickling; larynx


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Daytime only

Bloody, spitting of blood (see chest haemorrhage)

Bloody, spitting of blood (see chest haemorrhage); streaked with blood




Mucous; bloody

Noticeable smell; offensive smell

Noticeable taste; salty

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Unable to lie down; fears suffocation

Air-passages constricted

Asthma worse midnight

Burning in chest

Suffocative catarrh

Cough worse after midnight; worse lying on back

Expectoration scanty, Frothy

darting pain through upper third of right lung

Wheezing respiration

Hemoptysis with pain between shoulders; burning heat all over

Cough dry, as from Sulphur fumes; After drinking.


Respiratory allergies (including hayfever)

Respiratory allergies (including hayfever); open air

Asthma attack

Asthma attack; night

Asthma attack; night; after midnight

Asthma attack; night; after midnight; must spring out of bed

Asthma attack; night; 2 a.m.

Asthma attack; in aged people

Asthma attack; periodic

Asthma attack; spasmodic

Deep; impossible

Difficult (dyspnea)

Difficult (dyspnea); night

Difficult (dyspnea); night; in bed

Difficult (dyspnea); night; midnight

Difficult (dyspnea); night; after midnight

Difficult (dyspnea); night; after midnight; 2 a.m.

Difficult (dyspnea); ascending

Difficult (dyspnea); with cough

Difficult (dyspnea); from dust

Difficult (dyspnea); after exertion; physical exertion

Difficult (dyspnea); lying down impossible

Difficult (dyspnea); while lying down

Difficult (dyspnea); from mucus in the wind pipe

Difficult (dyspnea); when turning in bed

Difficult (dyspnea); while walking

Interrupted; coughing



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Weakness in small of back

Drawing in of shoulders

Pain and burning in back ( Oxal-ac.)

Pain; neck

Pain; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; between

Pain; burning

Pain; burning; spine

Weakness (tired feeling, in spine)

Weakness (tired feeling, in spine); lumbar (lower half of back)

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Stomach; Cannot bear the sight or smell of food

great thirsts; drinks much, but little at a time

Nausea, retching, vomiting, after eating or drinking

Anxiety in pit of stomach

Burning pain

Craves acids and Coffee

Heartburn; gulping up of acid and bitter substances which seem to excoriate the throat

Long-lasting eructations

Vomiting of blood, bile, green mucus, or brown-black mixed with blood

Stomach extremely irritable; seems raw, as if torn

Gastralgia from slightest food or drink

Dyspepsia from vinegar, acids, ice-cream, ice-water, tobacco

Terrible fear and dyspnoea, with gastralgia; also faintness, icy coldness, great exhaustion

Malignant symptoms

Everything swallowed seems to lodge in the oesophagus, which seems as if closed and nothing would pass

Ill effects of vegetable diet, melons, and watery fruits generally

Craves milk.

Gnawing, burning pains like coals of fire; relieved by heat

Liver and spleen enlarged and painful

Ascites and anasarca

Abdomen swollen and painful

Pain as from a wound in abdomen on coughing.


Anxiety; after stool


Bloated; painful

Bloated; trapped wind



Hard; liver


Inflammation; liver

Pain; aching, dull pain (see boring, pulling, distress, digging, gnawing, biting, pressing, etc.)

Pain; from becoming cold

Pain; after eating (including certain foods); after eating ice cream

Pain; during the heat of fever

Pain; in women; during period; heat

Pain; with vomiting, blood and mucus in stool (intussusception)

Pain; warmth

Pain; lower part of abdomen

Pain; navel; region of navel; night; after midnight

Pain; burning

Pain; burning; after eating ice cream

Pain; cramping, griping; after eating ice cream

Pain; cutting

Pain; sore, bruised, tenderness, etc.

Pain; sudden, sharp (sticking, etc.); spleen

Pain; tearing

Restlessness, uneasiness, etc.

Complaints of spleen

Skin; ulcers

Swelling; from watery fluid; abdominal cavity

Bladder; fullness; without desire to urinate

Bladder; paralysis

Bladder; paralysis; in aged people

Bladder; paralysis; after childbirth, no desire to urinate

Bladder; retention of urine (see urination delayed)

Bladder; retention of urine (see urination delayed); after confinement

Bladder; retention of urine (see urination delayed); dysentery

Bladder; urge to urinate, but producing nothing

Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); absent

Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); absent; with swollen bladder

Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); ineffectual

Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); ineffectual; while perspiring

Bladder; urination; painful or difficult urination

Bladder; urination; frequent; during chill

Bladder; urination; involuntary, incontinence

Bladder; urination; involuntary, incontinence; daytime; and night

Bladder; urination; involuntary, incontinence; night, bed wetting

Bladder; urination; involuntary, incontinence; after labour

Bladder; urination; involuntary, incontinence; during pregnancy

Bladder; urination; unsatisfactory (see incomplete and fullness, after urinating)

Bladder; urination; weakness; after childbirth

Kidneys; suppression of urine

Kidneys; suppression of urine; in cholera

Stomach; anxiety

Stomach; anxiety; night, on rising up

Stomach; appetite; increased (hunger in general)

Stomach; appetite; increased (hunger in general); during chill

Stomach; appetite; ravenous, excessive

Stomach; appetite; lacking, no appetite

Stomach; aversion to certain foods or drinks; all food

Stomach; coldness

Stomach; coldness; chilliness in pit of stomach

Stomach; contraction

Stomach; desires, cravings; alcoholic drinks

Stomach; desires, cravings; cold drinks

Stomach; desires, cravings; warm drinks

Stomach; desires, cravings; warm drinks; during chill

Stomach; desires, cravings; warm food

Stomach; disordered

Stomach; disordered; after fruit

Stomach; disordered; ice cream

Stomach; burping, belching; empty

Stomach; burping, belching; clear, salty liquid from stomach in mouth (waterbrash)

Stomach; heat, flushes

Stomach; hiccup

Stomach; hiccup; during fever; at the time when the fever ought to come

Stomach; inflammation

Stomach; inflammation; indurated stomach walls (hard from inflammation)

Stomach; loathing of food (see nausea)

Stomach; sensation of lump; stone

Stomach; nausea

Stomach; nausea; late morning; 11 a.m.

Stomach; nausea; afternoon; 3 p.m.

Stomach; nausea; after fever

Stomach; pain

Stomach; pain; after drinking; cold drinks

Stomach; pain; after eating

Stomach; pain; after eating; ice cream

Stomach; pain; heat

Stomach; pain; during heat

Stomach; pain; yawning

Stomach; pain; burning

Stomach; pain; cramping, griping, constricting

Stomach; pain; cramping, griping, constricting; after cold drinks

Stomach; pain; pressing

Stomach; pain; scraping

Stomach; pain; sore, bruised, beaten (tenderness)

Stomach; pain; sudden, sharp

Stomach; thirst

Stomach; thirst; before chill

Stomach; thirst; after chill

Stomach; thirst; extreme

Stomach; thirst; during heat

Stomach; thirst; for large quantities

Stomach; thirst; for small quantities

Stomach; thirst; for small quantities; often

Stomach; thirst; unquenchable

Stomach; vomiting

Stomach; vomiting; during diarrhoea

Stomach; vomiting; after drinking

Stomach; vomiting; after drinking; immediately after

Stomach; vomiting; after drinking; smallest quantity

Stomach; vomiting; in alcoholics

Stomach; vomiting; easy

Stomach; vomiting; after eating

Stomach; vomiting; after eating; ice cream

Stomach; vomiting; frequent

Stomach; vomiting; on movement

Stomach; vomiting; comes on suddenly

Stomach; vomiting; while perspiring

Stomach; vomiting; violent

Stomach; vomiting; bile

Stomach; vomiting; black

Stomach; vomiting; everything

Stomach; vomiting; food

Stomach; vomiting; green

Stomach; vomiting; offensive smelling

Stomach; vomiting; water

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Painful, spasmodic protrusion of rectum


BURNING pain and pressure in rectum and anus.



Diarrhoea; night

Diarrhoea; night; after midnight

Diarrhoea; aged people

Diarrhoea; after certain foods or drinks; from drinking water

Diarrhoea; after certain foods or drinks; fruit

Diarrhoea; after certain foods or drinks; after eating game

Diarrhoea; after certain foods or drinks; ice cream

Diarrhoea; after cold drinks

Diarrhoea; after eating

Diarrhoea; cold food

Diarrhoea; from septic conditions


Flatulence; offensive

Haemorrhage from anus


Haemorrhoids; internal

Pain; during stool

Pain; burning; during stool

Pain; burning; after stool

Pain; cutting; during diarrhoea

Pain; stinging; night, lying down

Pain; sudden, sharp

Pain; urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing; during diarrhoea

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Small, offensive, dark, with much prostration

worse at night, and after eating and drinking; from chilling stomach, alcoholic abuse, spoiled meat

Dysentery dark, bloody, very offensive

Cholera, with intense agony, prostration, and burning thirst

Body cold as ice ( Verat.) Hemorrhoids burn like fire; relieved by heat

Skin excoriated about anus.

Strong and sharp (acrid), corrosive, wearing away skin






Food appears to be passed undigested (lientery)


Mucous, slimy; brown

Mucous, slimy; green

Odour; like a dead body

Odour; offensive

Odour; putrid

Small (see long and narrow)

Thin, liquid; black

Watery; black

Watery; brown

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Scanty, burning, involuntary

Bladder as if paralyzed


Epithelial cells; cylindrical clots of fibrin and globules of pus and blood

After urinating, feeling of weakness in abdomen

Bright’s disease

Albuminous (white, thick)

Albuminous (white, thick); after alcohol abuse


Burning (includes hot)

Ejecting lumps; epithelial

Colour; brown

Colour; brown; like cow-dung with water

Colour; brown; while perspiring


Sediment; sand; red (brick-dust)

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Female; Menses too profuse and too soon

Burning in ovarian region

Leucorrhoea, acrid, burning, offensive, thin

Pain as from red-hot wires; worse least exertion; causes great fatigue; better in warm room


Stitching pain in pelvis extending down the thigh.

Male; excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed); scrotum

Male; inflammation; penis; foreskin; erysipelas (inflamed from infection, deep red colour)

Male; swelling; scrotum; fluid accumulation

Male; ulcers; burning

Male; ulcers; spreading

Male; ulcers; penis; at tip; phagedenic (spreading, obstinate ulceration)

Male; ulcers; penis; lesion with wavy margin

Female; vaginal discharge

Female; vaginal discharge; strong and sharp (acrid), wearing away skin

Female; vaginal discharge; instead of period

Female; vaginal discharge; thick

Female; vaginal discharge; yellow

Female; fluid build up (see swelling); ovaries

Female; inflammation

Female; inflammation; womb

Female; period; copious

Female; period; frequent

Female; pain; burning; ovaries

Female; pain; burning; ovaries; moving feet

Female; pain; pulling; ovaries; movement

Female; pain; pulling; ovaries; from sitting bent

Female; pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; ovaries; right

Female; swollen

Urethra (urinary part of genitals); pain; burning

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Extremities, limbs

Trembling, twitching, spasms, weakness, heaviness, uneasiness

Cramps in calves

Swelling of feet


Burning pains

Peripheral neuritis

Diabetic gangrene

Ulcers on heel (Cepa; Lamium) Paralysis of lower limbs with atrophy.


Coldness; with diarrhoea

Coldness; upper limbs; hands

Coldness; lower limbs; knee

Coldness; lower limbs; foot


Gangrene; upper limbs

Hands and feet; hardness; skin of soles

Hands and feet; thick skin of soles

Heaviness; tired limbs

Heaviness; foot

Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); soles

Injuries; fingers; dissecting wounds

Movements and positions; jerking; falling asleep

Movements and positions; trembling

Movements and positions; trembling; in alcoholics

Movements and positions; twitching; night; in bed

Movements and positions; twitching; on falling asleep

Movements and positions; twitching; fingers; tips

Numbness (see tingling); foot


Pain; night; after midnight

Pain; from cold air

Pain; during chill

Pain; on becoming cold

Pain; neuralgic (pain along nerves)

Pain; rheumatic

Pain; warmth

Pain; warmth; of bed

Pain; joints; warmth

Pain; upper limbs; lying on it

Pain; upper limbs; warmth

Pain; lower limbs; during chill

Pain; lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh); warmth

Pain; hip

Pain; burning; leg

Pain; pulling; elbow

Pain; pulling; elbow; extending to arm pit

Pain; scraping; leg, bones

Pain; shooting (see stitching, sudden, sharp); hip

Pain; shooting (see stitching, sudden, sharp); thigh

Pain; sore, bruised; knee

Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; burning

Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; hot, in paralysed parts

Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; hip

Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; thigh

Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; thigh; burning

Pain; tearing; during chill

Pain; tearing; lying on painful side

Pain; tearing; one side

Pain; tearing; upper arm

Pain; tearing; upper arm; extending to other parts; upward

Pain; tearing; elbow

Pain; tearing; elbow; night

Pain; tearing; wrist; night

Pain; tearing; wrist; night; in bed

Pain; tearing; lower limbs

Pain; tearing; lower limbs; night; when lying upon it

Pain; tearing; lower limbs; lying on painful side

Pain; tearing; thigh

Pain; tearing; foot

Paralysis; lower limbs; after diphtheria

Perspiration; hand

Perspiration; thigh


Restlessness; evening; in bed

Restlessness; night; before going to bed

Restlessness; lower limbs

Restlessness; lower limbs; night

Restlessness; lower limbs; before going to sleep

Restlessness; lower limbs; leg

Restlessness; lower limbs; leg; before sleep

Shocks; on going to sleep

Shocks; lower limbs; during sleep

Skin; painful boils, shedding skin and tissues (carbuncle)

Skin; discoloration; hand; bruise-like black and blue

Skin; discoloration; fingers; nails; blueness; during chill

Skin; itching; lower limbs

Skin; out-break on skin

Skin; out-break on skin; blisters; containing fluid

Skin; out-break on skin; burning

Skin; out-break on skin; pimples

Skin; out-break on skin; upper limbs

Skin; out-break on skin; upper limbs; pimples

Skin; out-break on skin; upper limbs; scales

Skin; out-break on skin; fingers; tips of; blisters; filled with blood

Skin; out-break on skin; lower limbs

Skin; out-break on skin; lower limbs; blisters

Skin; out-break on skin; knee; hollow of knee

Skin; out-break on skin; knee; hollow of knee; herpes

Skin; out-break on skin; knee; hollow of knee; itching

Skin; out-break on skin; leg; eczema

Skin; out-break on skin; foot; blisters; black

Skin; out-break on skin; foot; sole of; blisters; spreading

Skin; out-break on skin; foot; sole of; blisters; ulcerating

Skin; ulcers; nails

Skin; ulcers; fingers; under nails

Skin; ulcers; fingers; tips

Skin; ulcers; fingers; tips; burning

Skin; ulcers; lower limbs

Skin; ulcers; lower limbs; black base

Skin; ulcers; lower limbs; bluish with red circle

Skin; ulcers; lower limbs; burning

Skin; ulcers; lower limbs; deep

Skin; ulcers; lower limbs; gangrenous

Skin; ulcers; leg

Skin; ulcers; leg; burning

Skin; ulcers; leg; gangrenous

Skin; ulcers; leg; painful

Skin; ulcers; foot

Skin; ulcers; foot; sole; from blisters


Stiffness; joints

Swollen; fluid in tissues

Swollen; hand; gangrenous

Swollen; fingers; from dissecting wound

Swollen; lower limbs; fluid in tissues

Swollen; leg

Swollen; foot

Swollen; foot; fluid accumulation

Swollen; foot; shining


Weakness; after least exertion

Weakness; upper limbs; when taking hold of something

Weakness; forearm

Weakness; hand; paralytic

Weakness; fingers

Weakness; fingers; when grasping

Weakness; fingers; paralytic

Weakness; lower limbs

Weakness; foot

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Sleep and dreams

Disturbed, anxious, restless

Must have head raised by pillows

Suffocative fits during sleep

Sleeps with hands over head

Dreams are full of care and fear

Drowsy, sleeping sickness.

Dreams; accidents

Dreams; anxious

Dreams; of dead people

Dreams; difficulties

Dreams; frightful

Falling asleep; from the least mental exertion


Restless; night; after 3 a.m.

Sleepiness, tiredness

Sleepiness, tiredness; from mental exertion

Sleeplessness, insomnia

Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; from before midnight

Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; after midnight

Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; from anxiety

Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; after mental exertion

Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; from shocks

Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; from thoughts; from activity of mind

Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; twitching of the limbs

Sleeplessness, insomnia; after waking

Sleeplessness, insomnia; from weariness


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Fever and chill

High temperature

Periodically marked with adynamia

Septic fevers


paroxysms incomplete, with marked exhaustion

hay fever

Cold sweats

Complete exhaustion

Delirium; worse after midnight

Great restlessness

Great heat about 3 a.m


Late morning


Night; after midnight

In the open air

In the open air; while walking


When drinking; the chill increases and causes vomiting

After eating


Icy coldness of the body


Internal; as if coldness in blood vessels

After movement

Periodic, recurring; attacks recurring earlier each time

Periodic, recurring; recurring daily

Periodic, recurring; recurring every third day

Periodic, recurring; recurring every third day; twice

Periodic, recurring; every fourth day

Periodic, recurring; every fourteenth day

Periodic, recurring; irregular

With fever, but chill predominating; afternoon

Shaking, shivering, rigors

Shaking, shivering, rigors; afternoon

Shaking, shivering, rigors; evening

Shaking, shivering, rigors; evening; while walking in open air

Shaking, shivering, rigors; night; in the open air

At certain time of day or night; from 1 a.m.

At certain time of day or night; from 2 a.m.

At certain time of day or night; from 12 a.m.; to 2 p.m.

At certain time of day or night; from 1 p.m.

At certain time of day or night; from 1 p.m.; to 2 p.m.

At certain time of day or night; from 2 p.m.

At certain time of day or night; from 3 p.m.

Warmth; warm room

Warmth; external warmth

Morning; with chilliness

Night; dry burning heat

Night; dry burning heat; without thirst

Night; dry burning heat; with anxiety

Night; midnight

Night; after midnight

Alternating with chills

Localised; stomach (gastric fever)

Burning heat

Burning heat; night

Burning heat; night; midnight

Burning heat; night; after midnight

Burning heat; heat, outside, cold inside

Burning heat; mostly internal, blood seems to burn; in the veins

Burning heat; with thirst for cold drinks; with unquenchable thirst

Fever without chill

Fever without chill; afternoon

Fever without chill; afternoon; 1 to 2 p.m.

Fever without chill; night

Fever without chill; night; midnight

Fever without chill; night; after midnight

Fever without chill; night; 12 to 2 a.m.

Fever without chill; night; 12 to 2 a.m.; to 3 a.m.

Fever without chill; night; 1 to 2 a.m.

Fever without chill; night; 2 a.m.

With chill

Continued fever

Continued fever; night

Continued fever; night; after midnight

Continued fever; small, purple spots; putrid, foul, cadaverous smell to stool, brown, dry, leathery-looking tongue, extreme exhaustion

Dry heat

Dry heat; night

Dry heat; night; with delirium

External heat

External heat; with chilliness

Hectic fever

Infectious fevers

Intense heat

Intense heat; with delirium

Intermittent, chronic

Internal heat

Internal heat; burning; in the blood vessels

Internal heat; with external chill

Irregular stages

Fever from irritation

Fever from irritation; slow (see continued fever)

Comes on suddenly; irregular

Comes on suddenly; irregular; one stage missing

No perspiration


Remittent; afternoon

Remittent; night

Septic fever (see infectious, continued, from childbirth, etc.)

Stages of chill, heat and sweat; chill followed by heat, then sweat

Stages of chill, heat and sweat; heat alternating with chill, then with sweat

Yellow fever

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During anxiety

During anxiety; night



From coughing

With difficulty breathing

After the fever

Odour; sour


While sitting

On beginning to sleep

Other symptoms worse while perspiring

Walking (see exertion); in open air

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Injuries and accidents


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Night; before midnight

Night; after midnight

Night; 1 a.m.

Abscesses; burning

Affects of alcohol


Anaemia; as from iron deficiency - greenish yellow skin

General physical anxiety

Walking up stairs or hill

Change of temperature

Blackness of external parts

Blood vessels; septicaemia (blood poisoning - chills, fever, must lie down, inflammed lungs, liver, kidneys and other organs)

Blood vessels; varicose veins; burning

Blood vessels; varicose veins; burning; night

Bones; necrosis in bones (death of cells)


Collapse; after diarrhoea

Collapse; sudden

Collapse; after vomiting


Physical exertion

Eating and food; after eating

Eating and food; cold food

Eating and food; fruit

Eating and food; bad meat

Eating and food; rotten sausages

Eating and food; warm drinks

Emaciated (extremely thin)

Emaciated (extremely thin); children (marasmus)

Faintness, fainting

Faintness, fainting; morning

Faintness, fainting; frequent

Faintness, fainting; on moving

Faintness, fainting; after vomiting

Flabby feeling

Fluid build up; external

Fluid build up; internal

Inflammation; externally

Inflammation; internally

Inflammation; internally; gangrenous

Inflammation; blood vessels

Inflammation; thin, watery membranes

Jerking; on going to sleep

Lying down; inclination to lie down

Lying down; lying down

Lying down; after lying down

Movement; after

Aversion to movement

Pain; burning externally

Pain; burning externally; internally

Pain; burning externally; blood vessels

Pain; burning externally; glands

Pain; pressing; internally

Pain; sudden, sharp; internally; burning

Pain; sudden, sharp; muscles; burning in muscles; like hot needles

Periodic, recurring

Periodic, recurring; fourteenth day

Perspiration gives no relief

Pulse; abnormal

Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid

Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid; and small

Pulse; irregular

Pulse; small

Pulse; weak


Electric-like shocks

Electric-like shocks; on going to sleep

Symptoms not symmetrical; right

While sitting

Must sit up in bed with knees pulled up, resting head and arms upon knees

Before sleep

At beginning of sleep

During sleep


Swelling; in general

Swelling; inflammatory

Swelling; puffy

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold feeling; blood vessels

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold feeling; lack of vital heat

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); hot feeling; flushes of heat; like warm water; poured over

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); hot feeling; sensation of heat; in blood vessels

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold in general

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold air

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); from becoming cold

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); after becoming cold

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); entering a cold place

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold, wet weather

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); warm bed

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); warm heater


Tobacco; chewing

Trembling; externally

Trembling; from anxiety

Twitching; on going to sleep

Ulcers, at glands (see skin)


After undressing

Vaults, cellars, etc.


On waking

Warm bed

Warm heater

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); morning

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); from diarrhoea

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); after eating

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); from slight exertion

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); during fever

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); from movement

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); from pain

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); paralytic

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); rapid

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); on rising

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); after stool

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); sudden

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); trembling; after stool

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); walking

Weariness (see weakness); after eating

Wet weather


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