ChamomillaGerman Chamomile, Chamomile, Camomile, Chamom., Camomilla, Chamomila, Camomila, Chamomilla Vulgaris
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 Chamomilla in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
The chief guiding symptoms belong to the mental and emotional group, which lead to this remedy in many forms of disease. Especially of frequent employment in diseases of children, where peevishness, restlessness, and colic give the needful indications. A disposition that is mild, calm and gentle; sluggish and constipated bowels contraindicate Chamomilla.
Chamomilla is Sensitive, irritable, thirsty, hot, and numb. Oversensitiveness from abuse of Coffee and narcotics. Pains unendurable, associated with numbness. Night-sweats.
WORSE, by HEAT, anger, open air, wind, Night.
BETTER, from being carried, warm wet weather.≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Cypriped; Anthemis; Aconite; Puls.; Coffea; Bellad.; Staphis.; gnat. Follows Belladonna in diseases of children and abuse of Opium. Rubus villosus - Blackberry - (diarrhoea of infancy; stools watery and clay colored).
Antidotes: Camph.; Nux; Puls.
Complementary: Bell.; Mag. C.
Child wants many things which he refuses again
Piteous moaning because he cannot have what he wants
Child can only be quieted when carried about and petted constantly
Impatient, intolerant of being spoken to or interrupted; extremely sensitive to every pain; always complaining
Complaints from ANGER and vexation
Mental calmness contraindicate Chamomilla
Aversions, dislikes; open air
to being spoken to
Behaviour; shrieking; with the pain
striking; in children
Desires, wants; to be carried
Symptoms follow intense emotions; anger
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; anger (see irritability and quarrelsome)
anger (see irritability and quarrelsome); violent
sends doctor home, says is not sick
sends nurse out of the room
when spoken to
rage, fury (see insanity, mania, delirium); violent, intense feeling; from pain
sensitive, oversensitive; after drinking coffee
unhappy; sadness, mental depression
weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting); when carried
weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting); during the chill
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; absent-minded (see forgetful)
Quiet, peace (or lack of); quiet only by being carried
Talking, conversation; obstinate≡ more ...
Throbbing headache in one-half of the brain
Inclined to bend head backward
Hot, clammy sweat on forehead and scalp.
Pain, headache; from cold (including cold parts); becoming cold
pressing (see bursting, pulling); temples; thinking of the pain
pressing (see bursting, pulling); top of head (vertex); thinking about it
Skin and scalp; perspiration; scalp≡ more ...
Spasmodic closing of lids.
Lids; stuck together
Eye feels hot
sensation of heat steaming out of eye
Swellings; morning≡ more ...
Ringing in ears
Earache, with soreness; Swelling and heat driving patient frantic
Ears feel stopped.
Sensitive to open air, about ears
sensitive to wind
Noises in ear; rushing; as of water
inside (in ear canal)
stitching, sudden, sharp
Too sensitive; while perspiring≡ more ...
Sensitive to all smells
Coryza, with inability to sleep.
Nose bleed; clotted, coagulated blood
Discharge from nose; thick and sticky, tough
watery≡ more ...
One cheek red and hot; the other pale and cold
Stitches in jaw extending to inner ear and teeth
Teeth ache worse after warm drink; worse, Coffee, at night
Drives to distraction
Jerking of tongue and facial muscles
Distress of teething children ( Calc
cold one side, the other hot
Pain; with numbness
Perspiration; after eating
Skin; discoloration; red
discoloration; red; during chill
discoloration; red; one-sided; one pale the other red
discoloration; red; with toothache
parotid gland (gland in front and below ear lobe)
submaxillary gland (gland under jaw, by throat)≡ more ...
Toothache, if anything warm is taken, from Coffee, during pregnancy
Discoloration; palate (roof of mouth); red
Odour (halitosis, bad breath); offensive
Saliva; sweet (see taste)
Taste; bitter; morning
Teeth; teething; difficult
sensation of elongated teeth
in cold air
from certain foods or drinks; from drinking coffee
while eating; from chewing
from heat; from warm drinks
from heat; from warm food
from heat; from warm things
heat; warm bed
in nervous patients
jerking≡ more ...
tendency to inflame
Out-breaks on skin; phagedenic (spreading, obstinate ulceration)
rash (see granular)
Becomes sore when lying down; in a child
Generally unhealthy≡ more ...
Parotid and submaxillary glands swollen
Constriction and pain as from a plug.
Larynx (voice box); scraping, clearing
Discoloration; redness; dark red
Irritation; in air passages
Pain; rawness; larynx
Spasms, convulsions etc.
Tickling in the air passages
Voice; hoarseness≡ more ...
Breast; indurated (hard from inflammation)
Lungs; haemorrhage (see expectoration); coagulated
Pain; sore, bruised; breast
stitching, sudden, sharp≡ more ...
Dry cough; during sleep
From emotions; after stress
Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); from irritation in air passages
from irritation in air passages; in larynx
While lying down; during sleep
in throat-pit≡ more ...
Bloody, spitting of blood (see chest haemorrhage); dark
Noticeable taste; bitter≡ more ...
Hoarseness, hawking, RAWNESS of Larynx
irritable, dry tickling cough; suffocative tightness of chest, with bitter expectoration in daytime
Rattling of mucus in child’s chest.
Asthma attack; after anger
Difficult (dyspnea); after anger
from suppressed measles
Loud≡ more ...
Stomach; Eructations foul
Nausea after Coffee
Sweats after eating or drinking
Aversion to warm drinks
Tongue yellow; tastes bitter
Acid rising; regurgitation of food
Bitter, bilious vomiting
Griping in region of navel, and pain in small of back
Flatulent colic, after anger, With red cheeks and hot perspiration
Acute duodenitis ( Kali-bich ( chronic).)
Bloated; trapped wind
Pain; from catching cold
during diarrhoea (colic)
Bladder; urination; painful or difficult urination; while perspiring
Stomach; desires, cravings; cold drinks
disordered; after stress
indigestion; after stress
pain; after drinking; coffee
pain; after excitement
thirst; with the pains
vomiting; after anger
vomiting; after opium
vomiting; bile; while perspiring≡ more ...
Constipation; inactivity of rectum
Diarrhoea; in children
Skin and lining; splits in lining of rectum
ulceration≡ more ...
Hot, GREEN, watery, fetid, SLIMY, with colic
Chopped white and yellow mucus like chopped eggs and spinach
Soreness of anus
Diarrhoea during dentition
Hemorrhoids, with painful fissures.
Mucous, slimy; green
Odour; like rotten eggs
green≡ more ...
Female; Uterine Hemorrhages
Profuse discharge of clotted, Dark blood, with labor-like pains
Infants’ breasts tender
Female; vaginal discharge; strong and sharp (acrid), wearing away skin
vaginal discharge; yellow
period; painful; and difficult (dysmenorrhea)
metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); after anger
metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); between the menstrual periods
metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); clotted
pain; womb (see abdomen, pain); after anger
pain; womb (see abdomen, pain); comes on suddenly
pain; pains after giving birth
pain; bearing down; womb, and region of womb (see labour-like pains, also pains in abdomen)
pain; cramping; womb
pain; labour pains; distressing
pain; labour pains; excessive
pain; labour pains; spasmodic
pain; labour pains; running upward
rigidity of neck of womb during labour≡ more ...
Violent rheumatic pains drive him out of bed at night; compelled to walk about
Burning of soles at night ( Sulph.) Ankles give way in the afternoon Nightly paralytic loss of power in the feet, unable to step on them.
foot; sole; uncovers them
Movements and positions; jerking
limbs spread; lies with limbs spread
Numbness (see tingling); upper limbs; when grasping anything firmly
forearm; grasping anything
night; drives out of bed
driven out of bed by pains
burning; foot; sole; night
burning; foot; sole; when in bed
tearing; paralysed parts
Inclination to uncover; feet
Weakness; sudden≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Drowsiness with moaning, weeping and wailing during sleep; anxious, frightened dreams, with half-open eyes.
night; with sleepiness≡ more ...
Fever and chill
When uncovering, undressing
Attack brought on by anger
Localised; back of body
Burning heat; late morning; 9 to 12 a.m.
Fever without chill
late morning; 9 to 12 a.m.
sensation of external heat without it being there
Long lasting heat
with redness of one cheek, paleness of the other
Shuddering; with the heat
Stages of chill, heat and sweat; chill followed by heat, with sweat
heat alternating with chill, then with sweat≡ more ...
Strong and sharp (acrid)
Profuse; on covered parts
From suppressed complaints
Other symptoms worse while perspiring
Uncovering≡ more ...
Aversion to open air
General physical anxiety
Blood vessels; excited, rapid blood flow; after emotions
excited, rapid blood flow; after stress
rapid muscle spasm
Eating and food; after breakfast
Lying down; inclination to lie down
lying on side; on painless side
Movement; movement of affected part
Numbness; internally; of suffering parts
In women; symptoms during period
Perspiration gives no relief
Perspiration; after perspiration
Symptoms from suppression of perspiration
Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid; after stress
Sensitive; to pain
After scarlet fever
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); after becoming cold
tendency to catch cold
warmth; warm bed
Warmth; warm bed
From getting wet; wet applications
From wind≡ more ...