Causticum - Perspiration symptomsHahnemann's Tinctura acris sine Kali, Caustic, Causticum hahnemanni
Below are the strongest indications of Causticum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
BETTER, in Damp, wet weather; warmth. Heat of bed.
WORSE, dry, cold winds, in Clear fine weather, Cold air; from motion of carriage.
According to the careful investigations of Dr. Wagner of Basel, Causticum corresponds to Ammon. causticum 4X. Causticum does not agree with Phosphorus; the remedies should not be used after each other. Diphtherotoxin follows, causticum in chronic bronchitis.
Antidote: Paralysis from lead-poisoning.
Complementary: Carbo; Petrosel.
Compare: Rhus; Arsenic; Am. Phos ( facial paralysis).
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.