Butyricum AcidumA volatile acid obtained chiefly from butter, Acidum butyricum
Below are the strongest indications of Butyricum Acidum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Worries over trifles; impulsive thoughts of suicide; constant state of fear and nervousness. Headache makes him apprehensive about trifles; worse going upstairs or rapid motion. Dull, hazy ache of head.
Poor appetite. Much gas in stomach and bowels. Cramps in pit of stomach, worse at night. Stomach feels heavy and overloaded. Cramp in abdomen below umbilicus. Bowels irregular. Stool accompanied by pain and straining.
Tired feeling and dull pain in small of back, worse walking. Pain in ankles and up back of leg. Pain low down in back and extremities.
Pronounced sleeplessness; dreams of serious nature while asleep.
Perspiration on slight exertion. PROFUSE, OFFENSIVE SWEAT OF FEET. Crumbling away of finger-nails.
WORSE, at night, fast walking, going upstairs.
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.