Indian Cockle, Cocculus, Coccul
HPUS indication: Motion sickness
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 Cocculus Indicus in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Within the sphere of action of Cocculus Indicus are many spasmodic, and paretic affections, notably those affecting one-half of the body. Affects the cerebrum, will not cure convulsive seizures proceeding from the spinal cord ( A. E. Hinsdale.) Painful contracture
of limbs and trunk; tetanus. Many of the evil Effects of night-watching
are relieved by it. It shows a special attraction For light-haired females,
especially during pregnancy, causing much nausea and backache. Unmarried and childless women, sensitive and romantic girls, etc. All its symptoms are worse riding in a carriage or on shipboard; hence its use in seasickness. Sensation of Hollowness,
or emptiness, as if parts had gone to sleep. Feels too weak to talk loud.≡ more ...