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Below are the strongest indications of Cina in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.

This is a children’s remedy, - big, fat, rosy, scrofulous, corresponding to many conditions that may be referred to intestinal irritation, such as worms and accompanying complaints. An irritability of temper, variable appetite, grinding of teeth, and even convulsions, with screams and violent jerkings of the hands and feet, are all within its range of action. The Cina patient is hungry, cross, ugly, and wants to be rocked. Pain in shocks. Skin sensitive to touch.
WORSE, looking fixedly at an object, from worms, at night, in sun, in summer.
Compare: Santonin - (often preferable in worm affections; same symptoms as Cina; corresponding to the “pain in shocks” produced by Cina. Visual illusions, YELLOW sight; violent light not recognized, colors not distinguishable. Urine deep Saffron color. Spasms and twitchings, chronic gastric and intestinal troubles sometimes removed by a single dose (physiological) of Santonin ( Dahlke.) Helminthochortos - Worm-moss (acts very powerfully on intestinal worms, especially the lumbricoid.) Teucrium; Ignat.; Cham.; Spig.
Antidote; Camph.; Caps.
For nervous irritable children, thirtieth and two hundredth preferable. Santonin

    MIND (click for more)

Abnormal consciousness, as if having committed some evil deed.

Child Very cross; does not want to be touched, or crossed, or carried

Desires many things, but rejects everything offered


Behaviour; striking; in children

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; impulsive; capriciousness
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; indifference, apathy, etc.; to caresses
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability; in children

Quiet, peace (or lack of); cannot be quieted

    HEAD (click for more)

Headache, alternating with pain in abdomen

Relieved by stooping ( Mezer.) Pain in head when using eyes.

    EYE (click for more)

Pulsation of superciliary muscle.

Dilated pupils; yellow vision

Skin around eyes (see face); sickly look around the eyes


Eyestrain, especially when presbyopia sets in

Strabismus from abdominal irritation

Weak sight from masturbation

    VISION (click for more)

Colours and shapes in front of eyes; colours; blue
Colours and shapes in front of eyes; colours; bright
Colours and shapes in front of eyes; colours; green
Colours and shapes in front of eyes; colours; violet
Colours and shapes in front of eyes; colours; yellow

Exertion of vision

    EAR (click for more)

Digging and scratching in ears.

    NOSE (click for more)

Bores at nose till it bleeds.

Wants to rub it and pick at it

Itching of nose all the time

Itching; rubs; constantly

Picking nose
Picking nose; boring in, with fingers
Picking nose; until it bleeds
Picking nose; with mental ailments


    FACE (click for more)

Cold perspiration

Grits teeth during sleep

Choreic movements of face and hands.

White and bluish about the mouth

Coldness; with chill

Expression; sickly

Heat; burning

Perspiration; cold

Skin; discoloration; bluish; around the mouth
Skin; discoloration; pale
Skin; discoloration; pale; around mouth
Skin; discoloration; pale; during chill
Skin; discoloration; pale; during heat
Skin; discoloration; red
Skin; discoloration; red; glowing red
Skin; discoloration; red; on waking

Intense, circumscribed redness of cheeks

PALE, hot, With dark rings around eyes

    MOUTH (click for more)

Teeth; grinding; during sleep

    THROAT (click for more)

Sounds; gullet gurgling; after coughing
Sounds; gullet gurgling; during convulsion

    ABDOMEN (click for more)

Twisting pain about navel ( Spig.) Bloated and hard abdomen.

Stomach; appetite; capricious (hunger, but knows not for what, or refuses things when offered)
Stomach; appetite; changeable
Stomach; appetite; increased (hunger in general); at unusual time
Stomach; appetite; increased (hunger in general); before chill
Stomach; appetite; ravenous, excessive; eating increases the hunger; soon after eating
Stomach; appetite; ravenous, excessive; with severe wasting (food not absorbed)
Stomach; desires, cravings; cold drinks
Stomach; desires, cravings; many things
Stomach; disordered; after eating
Stomach; disordered; not relieved by eating
Stomach; gagging (see nausea); from coughing (see retching)
Stomach; pain; gnawing, biting
Stomach; retching; with cough
Stomach; thirst; during chill
Stomach; vomiting; intermittent
Stomach; without thirst; during heat

Craving for sweets.

Desires many and different things

Epigastric pain; worse, first waking in morning and before meals

HUNGRY, digging, gnawing sensation

Stomach; Gets hungry soon after a meal

Vomiting and diarrhoea immediately after eating and drinking

Vomiting with a clean tongue

    RECTUM (click for more)

Diarrhoea; with fever; during fever

Worm; complaints
Worm; resembling an earthworm

    STOOL (click for more)

Itching of anus (Teucr.) Worms ( Sabad.; Napht.; Nat-phos.)

Mucous, slimy; white; like little pieces of popped corn

White mucus, like small pieces of popped corn, preceded by pinching colic

    URINE (click for more)

Involuntary at night.

Turbid, white; turns milky on standing


    GENITALS (click for more)

Female; Uterine hemorrhage before puberty.

    RESPIRATION (click for more)

Child is afraid to speak of move for fear of bringing on paroxysm of coughing

Gurgling from throat to stomach after coughing

After coughing, moaning, anxious, gasps for air and turns pale.

Cough ends in a spasm

Cough so violent as to bring tears and sternal pains; feels as if something had been torn off

Gagging cough in the morning

Periodic; returning spring and fall

Difficult (dyspnea)

Impeded, obstructed

Interrupted; breathing in
Interrupted; coughing

Swallows after coughing

Violent recurring paroxysms, as of down in throat


    COUGH (click for more)


Choking; morning, after rising

Comes on suddenly


Morning; after rising

Suffocating; morning; after rising

    EXTREMITIES, LIMBS (click for more)

Left foot in constant spasmodic motion.

Sudden inward jerking of fingers of right hand

Twitching and jerking distortion of limbs, trembling

child stretches out feet spasmodically

Child throws arms from side to side

Movements and positions; convulsion
Movements and positions; convulsion; extensor muscles
Movements and positions; jerking
Movements and positions; jerking; fingers
Movements and positions; jerking; lower limbs
Movements and positions; jerking; upper limbs
Movements and positions; stretched out; arms; with sudden attacks of disease
Movements and positions; twitching

Stiffness; before cough

Nocturnal convulsions

Paralyzed shocks; patient will jump suddenly, as though in pain

    SLEEP (click for more)

Screams and talks in sleep

Troubles while yawning

Child gets on hands and knees in sleep; on abdomen

Grits teeth.

Night terrors of children; cries out, screams, wakes frightened

Dreams; frightful



    CHILL (click for more)


    FEVER (click for more)

Cold sweat on forehead, nose, and hands


In Cina fever, face is cold and hands warm.

Light chill

Much fever, associated with clean tongue

Much hunger; colicky pains; chilliness, with thirst

    GENERALITIES (click for more)

Convulsions; children
Convulsions; epileptic
Convulsions; extensor muscles
Convulsions; from worms
Convulsions; with consciousness


Pain; paralytic
Pain; sore, bruised
Pain; sudden, sharp; muscles; jerking


Symptoms not symmetrical; left

Twitching; twitching, involuntary movements (chorea)
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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.