Coffea CrudaCoffee, Unroasted Coffee, Coffea, Coffea crud
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 Coffea Cruda in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Stimulates the functional activity of all organs, increasing the nervous and vascular activity. The drinking of Coffea Cruda by the aged is likely to increase production of uric acid, causing irritation of kidneys; muscle and joint pains, and with the increased susceptibility of old people to the stimulating action of coffee and Tea, their use should be curtailed or carefully watched. Great nervous agitation and restlessness. Extreme sensitiveness characterizes this remedy. Neuralgia in various parts; always with great nervous excitability and Intolerance of pain, driving to despair. Unusual activity of mind and body. Bad effects of sudden emotions, surprises, joy, etc. Nervous palpitation. Coffea is specially suited to tall, lean, stooping persons with dark complexions, temperament choleric and sanguine. Skin hypersensitive.
Third to two hundredth potency.≡ show all authors ...
WORSE, excessive emotions (joy), narcotics, strong odors, noise, open air, cold, night.
BETTER, warmth, from lying down; holding ice in mouth.≡ show all authors ...
Incompatible: Camph.; Coccul. Complementary: Acon.
Compare: Coffea Tosta ( Roasting develops certain vitamin-like substances (P. T. Matte). Pigeons which have developed “deficiency” neuritis and paralysis on diet of polished rice lost their disabilities on the addition of 8 cc to a 5% infusion of Coffea Cruda to their food. Un roasted coffee was useless.) Caffeine. - (a crystalline alkaloid - is a direct heart stimulant and diuretic. Dropsy depending on cardiac insufficiency. Myocardial degeneration. Cardiac insufficiency in pneumonia and other infectious diseases. Raises the blood pressure, increases pulse rate and stimulates the heart muscle; hence, a support in extreme feebleness or threatened failure. Stimulates the respiratory center, nerve centers and Increases diuresis. One of the best stimulants of the vasomotor centers. Acute pulmonary edema. Brachialgia and other neuralgias characterized by Nocturnal exacerbations. Jousset uses equal parts of caffeine and sachar. lac. 3 grains taken in divided doses every other day. Hypodermically, 1/4 grain. Excruciating facial neuralgia from decayed teeth; Acon.; Cham.; Nux; Cyp.; Caffeine and plants containing it, as KOLA, Thea, etc.
Strong black Coffea Cruda, drunk as hot as possible, is indispensable as an antidote in a large number of poisons, especially narcotics. Hot coffee by rectum in cases of extreme collapse.
Antidotes: Nux.; Tab Ac.
Gaiety, easy comprehension, irritability, excited; senses acute
Impressionable, especially to pleasurable impressions
Full of ideas, quick to act
Tossing about in anguish ( Acon.)
Aversions, dislikes; open air
Behaviour; shrieking; with the pain
Symptoms follow intense emotions; pleasant surprises
ailments from emotional excitement
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; cheerful, happy
mirth, hilarity, liveliness, etc.
to noise; slightest
to noise; of stepping
Intellectual faculties; bright, intelligent, clear; abundant ideas, clearness of mind
ideas; abundant ideas, clearness of mind
Insecure, uncertain, scared; fear; of death; from pain
Memory; active memory
active memory; evening; until midnight
Perception; senses; acute
Unconsciousness; after emotion≡ more ...
Tight pain, worse from noise, smell, narcotics
Seems as if brain were torn to pieces, As if nail were driven in head
Worse in open air
Congestion (see pulsation); after a pleasant surprise
Pain, headache; from emotions; nervous
from noises; footsteps
from noises; from music
walking; at every step
sides; one side
piercing, stabbing (see cutting); as from a nail≡ more ...
Dry heat, with red cheeks
Prosopalgia extending to molar teeth, ears, forehead, and scalp.
Heat; during chill
Pain; touch≡ more ...
Toothache; temporarily relieved by holding ice-water in the mouth ( Mangan
Opposite.) Hasty eating and drinking
pain; in children
pain; cold; cold water
pain; from certain foods or drinks; from hot food
pain; from heat; from warm drinks
pain; from heat; from hot food
pain; from heat; external warmth
pain; from heat; from warm things
pain; in nervous patients
pain; neuralgic (pain along nerve)≡ more ...
Heart; Violent irregular palpitation especially after excessive joy or surprise
Rapid high tension pulse and urinary suppression.
Extremely thin; breast≡ more ...
Stomach; Excessive hunger
Intolerance of tight clothing
After wine and liquor
Menses too early and long lasting
Dysmenorrhoea, large clots of black blood
Hypersensitive vulva and vagina
Voluptuous itching.≡ more ...
Crural neuralgia; worse, motion, afternoon and night; better, by pressure.
Pain; noise≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Wakeful; on a constant move
Sleeps till 3 a.m., after which only dozing
Wakes with a start, sleep disturbed by dreams
Sleepless, on account mental activity; flow of ideas, with nervous excitability
Disturbed by itching of anus.
night; from before midnight
night; after midnight
night; from excitement
night; from excessive joy
night; from thoughts; from activity of mind≡ more ...
Fever and chill
In the open air
On going into the cold air
In bed (see night and warmth)
Stages of chill, heat and sweat; heat alternating with chill, then with sweat≡ more ...
Aversion to open air
Catalepsy (dazed, allows others to position limbs); from joy
Faintness, fainting; on excitement
Pain; tearing; as if tearing apart
Sensitive; to pain
excessive physical irritability
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); hot feeling; sensation of heat
Wine≡ more ...