Carbo VegetabilisVegetable Charcoal, Carbo Veg, Carboveg, Charcoal, Carbo-v
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 Carbo Veg in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
WORSE, evening; night and open air; cold; from fat food, butter, Coffee, milk, warm damp weather; Wine.
BETTER, from eructation, From fanning, cold.≡ show all authors ...
Antidotes: Spirits Nitre; Camph.; Ambra; Arsenic.
Compare: Carboneum - Lamp black ( Spasms commencing in tongue, down trachea and extremities. Tingling sensation.) Lycop.; Ars.; China.
Complementary: Kali-carb.; Dros.
Aversion to darkness
Fear of ghosts
Sudden loss of memory.
Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; desire for open air
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; indifference, apathy, etc.
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; indifference, apathy, etc.; to everything
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; difficulty concentrating
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion; forced to arouse himself
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; dull, sluggish
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; evening
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; evening; in bed
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; on closing eyes≡ more ...
Aches from any over-indulgence
Hair feels sore, Falls off easily; scalp itches when getting warm in bed
Hat pressed upon head like a heavy weight
Head feels heavy, constricted
Vertigo with nausea and tinnitus
Pimples on forehead and face.
Coldness; from being heated
Congestion (see pulsation)
Constriction, tension (see also pulling, pressing)
Constriction, tension (see also pulling, pressing); as if in love
Constriction, tension (see also pulling, pressing); pressure of hat
Constriction, tension (see also pulling, pressing); when heated
Constriction, tension (see also pulling, pressing); like wearing a skull cap
Heaviness (see pain; pressing)
Heaviness (see pain; pressing); back of head (occiput)
Pain, headache; from emotions; from becoming heated
Pain, headache; while lying down
Pain, headache; from certain movements; movement in general
Pain, headache; from suppressed perspiration
Pain, headache; pressure; from pressure of hat
Pain, headache; pulsating
Pain, headache; from warmth; summer
Pain, headache; warm room
Pain, headache; back of head (occiput)
Pain, headache; back of head (occiput); pressure of hat
Pain, headache; back of head (occiput); shaking head
Pain, headache; sides; right
Pain, headache; dull pain; back of head (occiput)
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling)
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling); back of head (occiput)
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling); temples
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling); top of head (vertex)
Pain, headache; stunning
Pain, headache; tearing, rending; back of head (occiput)
Skin and scalp; perspiration; forehead; cold
Sensitive; head sensitive to cold air; while walking in cold air≡ more ...
Vision of black floating spots
Burning in eyes
Pain; burning, smarting, gnawing, biting
Tears; with running nose≡ more ...
Otorrhoea following exanthematous diseases
Malformation of cerumen with exfoliation of dermoid layer of meatus.
Discharges from ear
Discharges from ear; after scarlet fever
Discharges from ear; following disease
Discharges from ear; suppressed
Noises in ear; ringing
Noises in ear; roaring
Impaired; after scarlet fever≡ more ...
Epistaxis in daily attacks, with pale face
Bleeding after straining, with pale face; tip of nose red and scabby, itching around nostrils
Varicose veins on nose
Eruption in corner of alae nasi
Coryza with cough, especially in moist, warm weather
Ineffectual efforts to sneeze.
Nose bleed; night
Nose bleed; dark, black blood
Running or blocked nose (coryza)
Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked
Running or blocked nose (coryza); with inflammation larynx
Sneezing; difficult to sneeze≡ more ...
Pale, hippocratic, cold with cold sweat; blue ( Cup.; Opium.) Mottled cheeks and red nose.
Heat; during anxiety
Appearance as if dead (see sunken)
Inflammation; parotid gland (gland in front and below ear lobe)
Lips; cracked lips
Pain; pulling; jaws
Pain; jerking; cheek bones
Pain; jerking; cheek bone
Pain; tearing; cheek bone
Skin; discoloration; bluish
Skin; discoloration; greenish (see iron deficiency anaemia (greenish-yellow discoloration))
Skin; discoloration; pale
Skin; discoloration; sallow
Skin; out-breaks on skin; acne
Skin; out-breaks on skin; acne; chronic, especially nose and cheeks
Skin; out-breaks on skin; acne; forehead
Skin; out-breaks on skin; red; erysipelas (inflamed from infection, deep red colour); gangrenous
Twitching; lips; upper lip≡ more ...
Tongue coated white or yellow brown, Covered with aphthae
Teeth very sensitive where chewing; gums retracted and bleed easily
Blood oozing from gums when cleaning teeth
Bleeding; gums; easily
Bleeding; gums; when sucking them
Sensation of coldness; tongue
Cold breath; during chill
Discoloration; tongue; black
Discoloration; tongue; bluish-white; and bleed easily
Odour (halitosis, bad breath); offensive
Pain; palate (roof of mouth)
Pain; pressing; palate (roof of mouth)
Pain; sore; gums
Gums; teeth detached from gums
Gums; teeth detached from gums; and bleed easily
Gums; teeth detached from gums; scurvy-like
Teeth; pain; upper teeth
Teeth; pain; pulling
Teeth; pain; tearing≡ more ...
Blue, cold ecchymosed
Marbled with venous over distension
Itching; worse on evening, when warm in bed
Moist skin; Hot perspiration; senile gangrene beginning in toes; bed sores; bleed easily
Falling out of hair, from a general weakened condition
Indolent ulcers, burning pain
Ichorous, offensive discharge; tendency to gangrene of the margins
Abnormal growths; ulcers
Abnormal growths; ulcers; black
Abnormal growths; ulcers; burning
Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; greenish
Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; offensive
Abnormal growths; ulcers; mottled with red circle
Abnormal growths; ulcers; phagedenic (spreading, obstinate ulceration)
Abnormal growths; ulcers; surrounded by pimples
Inflammation; skin erysipelas (inflamed from infection, deep red colour); gangrenous
Out-breaks on skin; discharging, moist
Out-breaks on skin; discharging, moist; yellow
Out-breaks on skin; rash (see granular); scabies≡ more ...
Irritation; larynx; cold air
Irritation; larynx; recurrent
Irritation; trachea (wind pipe)
Pain; sore; air passages
Roughness; air passage
Voice; hoarseness; evening
Voice; hoarseness; with running nose
Voice; hoarseness; painless
Voice; lost; evening
Voice; lost; on physical exertion
Voice; rough≡ more ...
Anxiety; region of heart
Heart; palpitations; visible
Lungs; tuberculosis; last stage
Oppressed feeling; burping, belching
Pain; during a cough
Pain; sore, bruised; from coughing
Weakness; morning on waking
Weakness; on waking≡ more ...
Night; before midnight
Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); scraping; from larynx
Comes on suddenly
Comes on suddenly; night
Whooping≡ more ...
Bloody, spitting of blood (see chest haemorrhage); brown
Greenish≡ more ...
Cough with itching in larynx; spasmodic with gagging and vomiting of mucus
Whooping cough, especially in beginning
Deep, rough voice, falling on slight exertion
Hoarseness; worse, evenings, talking; evening oppression of breathing, sore and raw chest
Wheezing and rattling of mucus in chest
Occasional spells of long coughing attacks
Cough, with burning in chest; worse in evening, in open air, after eating and talking
Spasmodic cough, bluish face, offensive expectoration, neglected pneumonia
Breath cold; Must be fanned
Hemorrhage from lungs
Asthma in aged with blue skin.
Difficult (dyspnea); burping, belching
Difficult (dyspnea); wants to be fanned
Difficult (dyspnea); from wind
Difficult (dyspnea); while lying down
Impeded, obstructed; from wind
Wheezing≡ more ...
Stomach; Eructations, heaviness, fullness, and sleepiness; tense from flatulence, with pain; worse lying down
Eructations after eating and drinking
Temporary relief from belching
Rancid, sour, or putrid eructations
Water brash, asthmatic breathing from flatulence
Nausea in the morning
Burning in stomach, extending to back and along spine
Contractive pain extending to chest, with distention of abdomen
Faint gone feeling in stomach, not relieved by eating
Crampy pains forcing patient to bend double
Distress comes on a half-hour after eating
Sensitiveness of epigastric region
Digestion slow; food putrefies before it digests
Gastralgia of nursing women, with excessive flatulence
sour, rancid belching
Aversion to milk, meat, and Fat things
the simplest food distresses
Epigastric region very sensitive.
Pain as from lifting a weight; colic from riding in a carriage; excessive discharge of fetid flatus
Cannot bear tight clothing around waist and abdomen
Ailments accompanying intestinal fistulae
Abdomen greatly distended; better, passing wind
Pain in liver.
Stool and Rectum.
Flatus hot, moist, offensive
Itching, gnawing and burning in rectum
Acrid, corrosive moisture from rectum
a musty, glutinous moisture exudes
Soreness, itching, moisture of perineum at night
Discharge of blood from rectum
Burning at anus, burning varices ( Mur-ac.) Painful diarrhoea of old people
Frequent, involuntary cadaverous-smelling stools, followed by burning
White hemorrhoids; excoriation of anus
BLUISH, burning piles, PAIN after stool.
Bloated; after dinner
Bloated; after eating
Bloated; trapped wind
Flatulence; behind lower ribs
Sensation of fullness
Noises from abdomen; rumbling; passing flatulence
Pain; during the heat of fever
Pain; extending to other parts; to leg
Pain; extending to other parts; to lower limbs
Pain; extending to other parts; to lower limbs; left
Pain; spleen; during heat
Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); anxious
Kidneys; suppression of urine
Stomach; desires, cravings; salt things
Stomach; distended (swollen from inner pressure)
Stomach; distended (swollen from inner pressure); after eating
Stomach; distended (swollen from inner pressure); burping, belching
Stomach; burping, belching
Stomach; burping, belching; after eating butter
Stomach; burping, belching; after eating
Stomach; burping, belching; after rich food
Stomach; fullness; after eating
Stomach; nausea; morning
Stomach; pain; burping, belching
Stomach; retching; with cough
Stomach; vomiting; blood≡ more ...
Flatulence; during diarrhoea
Skin and lining; excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed)
Skin and lining; excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed); must rub anus until raw
Skin and lining; fistula (additional hole)≡ more ...
Male; Discharge of prostatic fluid at stool
Itching and moisture at thigh near scrotum.
Female; Premature and too copious menses; pale blood
Vulva swollen; aphthae; varies on pudenda
Leucorrhoea before menses, thick, greenish, milky, excoriating ( Kreos.) During menstruation, burning in hands and soles.
Female; vaginal discharge; greenish
Female; period; frequent
Female; period; offensive smell
Female; period; offensive smell; strong
Female; period; protracted
Female; metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); passive
Female; pain; sore, tenderness≡ more ...
Heavy, stiff; feel paralyzed; Limbs, go to sleep; want of muscular energy; joints weak
Pain in shins
Cramp in soles; feet numb and sweaty
Cold from knees down
Toes red, swollen
Burning pain in bones and limbs.
Coldness; upper limbs; hands
Coldness; lower limbs; knee
Coldness; lower limbs; knee; night
Coldness; lower limbs; knee; during chill
Coldness; lower limbs; leg
Coldness; lower limbs; foot; icy cold
Cramps; foot; sole
Pulling up limbs
Heaviness; lower limbs
Heaviness; lower limbs; while walking
Numbness (see tingling)
Numbness (see tingling); while lying down; on limbs
Pain; pulling; night
Pain; pulling; upper limbs; night
Pain; pulling; upper limbs; on the one lain on
Pain; pulling; lower limbs
Pain; pulling; lower limbs; paralytic
Pain; sore, bruised
Pain; tearing; during fever
Pain; tearing; forearm
Pain; tearing; wrist
Pain; tearing; fingers
Perspiration; foot; cold
Skin; chicken pox (see swelling); lower limbs
Skin; chicken pox (see swelling); lower limbs; during pregnancy
Skin; chicken pox (see swelling); leg
Skin; discoloration; blue
Skin; itching; lower limbs
Skin; out-break on skin; hand
Skin; out-break on skin; hand; fine
Skin; out-break on skin; hand; itching
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; offensive smelling
Skin; ulcers; lower limbs; mottled
Skin; ulcers; leg
Weakness; after least exertion≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; from before midnight
Waking; from cold limbs≡ more ...
Fever and chill
Coldness, with thirst
Chill begins in forearm
Burning in various places
Perspiration on eating
Hectic fever, exhausting sweats.
Chilliness (see also whole body; temperature)
When heated, overheated
Icy coldness of the body
Icy coldness of the body; the whole body, with cold breath
Periodic, recurring; annual chill
Sides, one-sided; left
Continued fever; night
Continued fever; night; before midnight
Continued fever; dazed from fever
External heat; desire to be fanned in place of thirst during the heat
Yellow fever; third stage, haemorrhages, with great paleness of face, violent headache, great heaviness of limbs and trembling of the body≡ more ...
With difficulty breathing
Profuse≡ more ...
Injuries and accidents
Poisoning; poisoning by mercury
Poisoning; poisoning by quinine≡ more ...
Night; before midnight
Desire for open air
Blood vessels; blue discoloration (from lack of oxygen in blood)
Blood vessels; septicaemia (blood poisoning - chills, fever, must lie down, inflammed lungs, liver, kidneys and other organs)
Blood vessels; varicose veins
Collapse; after diarrhoea
Eating and food; while eating
Eating and food; butter
Eating and food; fat
Eating and food; pork
Eating and food; rich
Faintness, fainting; morning; on rising
Faintness, fainting; on waking
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation)
Lack of irritability
Mucous secretions increased
Pain; gnawing, biting
Pain; burning externally
Pain; pressing; internally
Pain; sudden, sharp; downward
Pain; tearing; internally
Pain; tearing; muscles
Pain; tearing; muscles; pressing in muscles
Lack of reaction
Wet weather≡ more ...