ChloralumChloral Hydrate, Chloral, Chloralum hydratum
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 (i.e. symptoms) of Chloralum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
This drug, used in physiological doses, is a powerful hypnotic and cardiac depressant. It has a marked effect on the skin, producing erythema, ecchymosis, etc., which symptoms have been utilized homeopathically with much success, especially in the treatment of hives. Emotional excitability, hallucinations. Night terrors in children. Muscular prostration.
First trituration in hives, otherwise, higher potencies. Locally, in offensive foot-sweat, bathe with one percent. solution. For its physiological effects, five to twenty grains. Use cautiously.≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Belladonna Bell.; Opium N/A ; Apis Mel Apis; Verona - (a dangerous drug made by the action of Alcohol N/A upon urea and contains the same radical that alcohol does. Makes a man just as drunk as pure alcohol. Staggers, cannot stand up ( Dr. Barney.) (Confluent, reddish spots; dermatitis, itching of glans and prepuce; circumscribed dermatitis patch on first metacarpal phalangeal joint.) Luminal - (Sleeplessness with skin symptoms in migraine; lethargy like epidemic encephalitis) ( Dr. Royal.)
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Behaviour; childish behaviour (see foolish)
jumping; out of bed
Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; about bed; stands at the foot menacing
hears sounds; voices
visions (see visions or presence of phantoms, figures, people)
visions or presence of phantoms, figures, people; figures; hurled bottle at figures
Desires, wants; hide
to go home
Dishonesty; deceitful, lying
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; deceitful, lying
unhappy; despair; of recovery
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; difficulty concentrating
impaired thinking; confusion
impaired thinking; idiocy
impaired thinking; imbecility
from drinking (delirium tremors)
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety
fear; hydrophobia (fear of water)
Memory; weakness of memory
Talking, conversation; answers not lucid; difficult
answers not lucid; incoherently
talks to himself
Unconsciousness≡ show all authors ...
Passive cerebral hyperaemia (use 30th)
Feeling as if hot band were drawn from temple to temple
Morning headache; worse in forehead, also in occiput, on motion; better in open air
Pain, headache; in forehead
in forehead; extending to other parts; back of head (occiput)
in forehead; above eyes
pressing (see bursting, pulling)
Hair; falling≡ show all authors ...
Eyes blood-shot and watery
Circles of light, black spots
Illusions of sight where eyes are closed or at night
Conjunctivitis, burning in eye and lids; eyeball feels too large; everything looks White.
Sensation of enlargement
Hair falling from eye-lashes
Eye feels hot
Inflammation; of catarrh from cold
wounds; conjunctiva (external lining of eye); oozing pus (including cornea)
Infected; full of dark vessels, conjunctiva (external lining of eye)
Movement of eyeballs; turned; upward
Pain; burning, smarting, gnawing, biting
Paralysis; lids; upper
conjunctiva (external lining of eye)
Ulceration; cornea (transparent part of eye)
Colours and shapes in front of eyes; colours; black; spots; floating (aka muscae volitantes or spiders)
colours; dark; spots
Double vision; after sleep
Exertion of vision
Lost vision, blindness≡ show all authors ...
Sensation of hairs
Lips; discoloration; red
Skin; discoloration; bluish
discoloration; red; while lying down; lying on back
discoloration; red; during sleep
out-breaks on skin; like nettle rash
Swelling; parotid gland (gland in front and below ear lobe)
submaxillary gland (gland under jaw, by throat)
Twitching≡ show all authors ...
Odour (halitosis, bad breath); putrid
Pain; burning, raw and smarting
Inflamed lining of mouth from ulcer
Gums and teeth
Teeth; mucus on teeth (see deposits on teeth during illness); brown
pain; neuralgic (pain along nerve)
pain; pressing; of the filling
Discoloration; tongue; black
tongue; black; centre
streak like ink
Growths, blisters, swellings; blisters; tongue
ulcers; tongue≡ show all authors ...
Inflammation; bronchial tubes (bronchitis)
Skin; discoloration; redness; blotches
Extreme dyspnoea, with sensation of weight and constriction of chest
Asthma, with sleeplessness.
Like deep snoring
Wheezing≡ show all authors ...
Red blotches, like measles
Urticaria, worse, spirituous liquors, hot drinks
Erythema aggravated by alcoholic drinks, with palpitation; causes pain in tendons and extensors
Surface of body Stone-cold
Wheals come on from a chill; better, warmth
Discoloration; bluish; spots
purple (purpura haemorrhagica purplish spots or patches from haemorrhage under skin)
as from nettles
must scratch; until it bleeds
Loss of feeling
Out-breaks on skin; blotches
rash (see granular)
receding in eruptive fevers; scarlet fever
like nettle rash
nodular; rosy (erythema)
Pain; like bruising≡ show all authors ...
▲ BACK AND NECK
Skin; out-breaks on skin; neck; rose-coloured patches of varying size≡ show all authors ...
Pain; liver; colic, gall-stones
Bladder; urination; frequent; afternoon
urination; involuntary, incontinence; morning; early hours
urination; involuntary, incontinence; night, bed wetting
urination; unconscious; no feeling in urethra (urinary part of genitals)
Kidneys; pain; cutting; ureters (tubes between kidneys and bladder)
Stomach; disordered; after eating
burping, belching; fluid
sinking (see emptiness)≡ show all authors ...
▲ GENITALS ETC
Albuminous (white, thick)
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); painful during erection
itching; passage; erotic
numbness; sensation absent, when urinating
Female; irritation; itching; during pregnancy≡ show all authors ...
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Movements and positions; chorea (convulsive twitching, involuntary movements of limbs)
Pain; aching; leg
aching; leg; calf
Skin; discoloration; bruise-like black and blue
discoloration; red; alternating with bluish-grey spots
discoloration; upper limbs; blotches
discoloration; upper limbs; red
out-break on skin; rash
out-break on skin; red
out-break on skin; like nettle rash
out-break on skin; upper limbs; rash
out-break on skin; upper limbs; like nettle rash
out-break on skin; fingers; around nails; desquamating (peeling in scales)
out-break on skin; lower limbs; like nettle rash
ulcers; fingers; around nails
Swollen; upper limbs≡ show all authors ...
Sleep and dreams
Insomnia, hallucinations, horrid dreams
night; from itching
Waking; as from fright
Convulsions; with tetanus rigidity
Affects of alcohol
Catalepsy (dazed, allows others to position limbs)
Eating and food; beer
Haemorrhage; blood does not clot
Twitching; twitching, involuntary movements (chorea)
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)
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