Bryonia - Respiration symptomsWild Hops, Bryonia Alba, Bryonia Officinalis, Bryon, Bryonia dioica, bryonia alba
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 Bryonia in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Hoarseness; worse in open air
Dry, hacking cough from irritation in upper trachea
Cough, dry, at night; Must sit up; worse after eating or drinking, with vomiting, With stitches in chest, and expectoration of rust-colored sputa
Frequent desire to take a long breath; MUST expand lungs
Difficult, quick respiration; worse every movement; caused by stitches in chest
Cough, with feeling as if chest would fly to pieces; presses his head on sternum; must support chest
Croupous and pleuro-pneumonia
Expectoration brick shade, tough, and falls like lumps of jelly
Tough mucus in trachea, loosened only with much hawking
Coming into warm room excites cough ( Nat-carb.) Heaving beneath the sternum extending towards the right shoulder
Cough worse by going into warm room
Stitches in cardiac region
Angina pectoris (use tincture).
evening; 9 p.m.
entering warm room from the open air
desire to breathe deeply
evening; 9 p.m.
during sleep; when falling asleep
from pressure on breast bone; upper part of breastbone
from warmth; entering warm room from open air
Gasping; before cough
with pain; in the chest
with pain; pains take away the breath
with pain; sudden, sharp pain in chest
crowing (see croup)
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