Capsicum AnnuumCayenne Pepper, Capiscum, Capsic, Capsic., Capsicum
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Capsicum Annuum may help, unprocessed Capsicum Annuum is often best avoided.
Below are the strongest indications (i.e. symptoms) of Capsicum Annuum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Seems to suit especially persons of lax fiber, weak; diminished vital heat. A relaxed plethoric sluggish, cold remedy. Not much reactive force. Such persons are fat, indolent, opposed to physical exertion, averse to go outside of their routine, get homesick easily. General uncleanliness of body. Abstainers from accustomed alcoholics. It affects the mucous membranes, producing a sensation of Constriction. Inflammation of petrous bone. Burning pains and general chilliness. Older people who have exhausted their vitality, especially by mental work, and poor living; blear-eyed appearance; who do not react. Fear of slightest draft. Marked tendency to suppuration in every inflammatory process. Prostration and feeble digestion of alcoholics. Myalgia, aching and jerking of muscles.≡ show all authors ...
BETTER, while eating, from heat. WORSE, open air, uncovering, drafts.≡ show all authors ...
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Homesickness, with sleeplessness and disposition to suicide
Wants to be let alone
Excitement; ailments from emotional excitement
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability; during chill
sensitive, oversensitive; to noise; during chill
Home-sickness (see desires home)
Insecure, uncertain, scared; frightened easily; starting, startled≡ more ...
Face red, though cold ( Asafetida.)
Bursting headache; worse, coughing
Pain, headache; on coughing
bursting; on coughing
sore bruised, sensitive to pressure; while walking≡ more ...
Burning and stinging in ears
Swelling and pain behind ears
inflammation of mastoid
tenderness over the petrous bone; extremely sore and tender to touch ( Onosmod.) Otorrhoea and mastoid disease before suppuration.
Bones threatening to decay; the part of the skull sticking out slightly, behind the ear (mastoid process)
skull, above ear
Pain; soreness; behind
Too sensitive; during chill
to noises; while perspiring≡ more ...
Discharge from nose; thick and sticky, tough; from behind nostrils
behind nostrils (see catarrh)
Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked≡ more ...
Herpes labialis ( Apply one drop of the mother tincture.) Stomatitis
Fetid odor from mouth.
Odour (halitosis, bad breath); offensive; during cough
Saliva; mucus, slime; thick and sticky
Disagreeable smell from mouth
Taste; putrid≡ more ...
Hot feeling in fauces
Subacute inflammation of Eustachian tube with great pain
Pain and dryness in throat extending to the ears
Sore throat of smokers and drinkers
Smarting in; constriction
Burning constriction worse between acts of deglutition
Inflamed uvula and palate; swollen and relaxed.
when not swallowing
hoarseness; overuse of the voice
hoarseness; from talking≡ more ...
Constriction of chest; arrests breathing
Pain at apex of heart or in rib region, worse touch
Dry, hacking cough, expelling an offensive breath from lungs
Feels as if chest and head would fly to pieces
Threatening gangrene of lung
Pain in distant parts on coughing - bladder, legs, ears, etc.
Deep≡ more ...
dorsal (shoulder level); between shoulder blades
Pain; when beginning to move≡ more ...
Stomach; Burning in tip of tongue
Intense craving for stimulants
Much thirst; but drinking causes shuddering.
Bladder; pain; aching
retention of urine (see urination delayed); after exertion
urge to urinate, but producing nothing; during stool
desires, cravings; alcoholic drinks
thirst; during chill
thirst; after stool
Much flatulence, especially in debilitated subjects
Vomiting, sinking at pit of stomach
Stomach; vomiting; morning≡ more ...
Diarrhoea; in cold air; drafts
Pain; burning; during diarrhoea
burning; in dysentery
urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing; with pain in bladder
urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing; during dysentery
Bloody mucus, with burning and tenesmus; drawing pain in back after stool
Thirsty after stool, with shivering
bleeding piles, with soreness of anus
Stinging pain during stool.
Small (see long and narrow)≡ more ...
Strangury, frequent, almost ineffectual urging
Burning in orifice
Comes first in drops, then in spurts; neck of bladder spasmodically contracted
Ectropion of meatus.
Male; erections; painful (see urethra)
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); painful during erection
discharge; like cream
Male; Coldness of scrotum, with impotency, atrophied testicles, loss of sensibility in testicles, with softening and dwindling
Lathyrus.) Uterine hemorrhage near the menopause, with nausea
Gonorrhoea, with chordee, excessive burning, pain in prostate.
Female; Climacteric disturbances with burning of tip of tongue
Sticking sensation in left ovarian region.≡ more ...
Pain from hips to feet
Sciatica, worse bending backward; Worse, coughing
Tensive pain in the knee.
Cracking noise in joints
Pain; joints; paralytic≡ more ...
Fever and chill
Coldness, with ill-humor
Shivering after drinking
Chill begins in back; better, heat
Must have something hot to back
Thirst before chill.
exercise in open air
On going into the cold air
From the least draft of air
Beginning in particular area; back
back; between the shoulder blades
Periodic, recurring; recurring every third day
With perspiration; after chill
With fever, but chill predominating
Shaking, shivering, rigors; on drinking
Warmth; external warmth
In warmth; in warm weather
Shivering from drinking cold water
Perspiration with heat
With shivering; from drinking
Stages of chill, heat and sweat; chill followed by heat
chill then sweat, without intervening heat≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; after midnight
night; from homesickness
Change of position
Lack of irritability
Lying down; lying down
Movement; at beginning of movement
of affected part
Pain; tearing; downward
Lack of reaction
Relaxation of muscles
Symptoms not symmetrical; left
On first sitting down
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold in general
Walking; beginning of walk≡ more ...