Conium MaculatumPoison Hemlock, Conium, Coniinum
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Conium Maculatum may help, unprocessed Conium Mac is often best avoided.
Below are the strongest indications (i.e. symptoms) of Conium Mac in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
WORSE, lying down, TURNING or rising in bed; Celibacy; before and during menses, from taking cold, bodily or mental exertion.
BETTER, while fasting, in the dark, from letting limbs hand down, motion and pressure.≡ show all authors ...
Excitement causes mental depression
Depressed, timid, averse to society, and afraid of being alone
No inclination for business or study; takes no interest in anything
Memory weak; unable to sustain any mental effort.
Aversions, dislikes; shuns light
Behaviour; inclination to sit
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; indifference, apathy, etc.; during fever
irritability; during chill
sensitive, oversensitive; to noise
unhappy; sadness, mental depression; during chill
unhappy; sadness, mental depression; from holding urine
unhappy; sadness, mental depression; while perspiring
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion; after sleeping; after a siesta
impaired thinking; dull, sluggish; while reading
impaired thinking; imbecility
impaired thinking; weakness of mind
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety
Memory; weakness of memory
Slowness≡ more ...
Vertigo, when lying down, and when turning over in bed, when turning head Sidewise, or turning eyes; worse, shaking head, slight noise or conversation of others, especially towards the left
When lying down; while lying down
From movement; moving the head
moving the head; moving head quickly
on turning in bed
as if bed spinning≡ more ...
Scorched feeling of top
Headache, stupefying, with nausea and vomiting of mucus, with a feeling as of foreign body under the skull
Tightness as if both temples were compressed; worse After a meal ( Gelsemium Sempervirens Gels.; Atropine.) Bruised, semi lateral pains
Dull occipital pain on rising in morning.
Pain, headache; on coughing
walking; stepping heavily
shooting (see cutting, piercing, stabbing, shocks, stitches, etc.); forehead≡ more ...
Photophobia and excessive lachrymation
Dim-sighted; worse, artificial light
On closing eyes, he sweats
Paralysis of ocular muscles ( Causticum Caust.) In superficial inflammation, as in phlyctenular conjunctivitis and keratitis
The slightest ulceration or abrasion will cause the intensest photophobia.
Lids; eyes closed; eyes close involuntary
Cornea (transparent part of eye); spots and specks, on cornea
Growth, tumour; sty
when using eyes; when reading
burning, smarting, gnawing, biting
Paralysis; optic nerve, total blindness, without eye damage (amaurosis)
Intolerance of light (photophobia)
Ulceration; cornea (transparent part of eye); right to left
Accommodation, movement of eyeball; slow
Colours and shapes in front of eyes; colours
objects seem red
Weak (see eyes, weak)≡ more ...
Defective hearing; discharge from ear blood colored.
Discharges from ear
Pain; from noises
from sharp sounds
stitching, sudden, sharp
Ear wax; red
while perspiring≡ more ...
Skin; discoloration; bluish
out-breaks on skin; cold sores, herpes; cheeks≡ more ...
Bleeds easily - becomes sore
Discharge from nose; containing pus
Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked≡ more ...
Sensation of something in throat; crawling; larynx
Tickling in the air passages
External throat; glands indurated (hard from inflammation)
swelling; cervical glands (on side of neck); hard≡ more ...
Breast; flabby breasts
indurated (hard from inflammation)
palpitations; after drinking
palpitations; after stool
shocks; around heart
Lumps; sensitive nodules; in breast
breast; before period
heart; during period; painful period
sore, bruised; breast; before period
sore, bruised; sides
stitching, sudden, sharp; breast
stitching, sudden, sharp; sides; night
Skin; itching; breast
Dry cough, almost continuous, hacking; worse, evening and at night; Caused by dry spot in larynx with itching in chest and throat, When lying down, talking or laughing, and during pregnancy
Expectoration only after long coughing
Want of breath on taking the least exercise; oppressed breathing, constriction of chest; pains in chest.≡ more ...
Evening; in bed
With or after chill or fever; during fever
Dry cough; during fever
from tickling in larynx
Hacking cough; from dryness in larynx
When breathing; deep breathing
Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); sensation of crawling; larynx
dryness from coughing; larynx; dry spot
from irritation in air passages; in larynx
as if from dry spot in larynx
While lying down
must sit up
only when lying down; was obliged to sit up and cough it out, then had rest
must sit up
as soon as cough commences
and cough it out, when had rest
Violent≡ more ...
Must swallow what has been loosened≡ more ...
Axillary glands pain, with numb feeling down arm
Induration after contusions
Yellow skin, with papular eruption; yellow finger-nails
Glands enlarged and indurated, also mesenteric
Flying stitches through the glands
Tumors; piercing pains; worse, at night
Chronic ulcers with fetid discharge
Sweat as soon as one sleeps, or even when closing eyes
Night and morning sweat, with offensive odor, and smarting in skin.
Discoloration; green spots
yellow, jaundice, etc.
Abnormal growths; ulcers; crusty
ulcers; painless, slow developing
ulcers; mottled with red circle
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation), nodules, etc.
Out-breaks on skin; crusty
crusty≡ more ...
Dorsal pain between shoulders
Ill effects of bruises and shocks to spine
Dull aching in lumbar and sacral region.
Pain; when beginning to move
sacrum (base of spine); while standing
stitching, sudden, sharp, shooting; sacrum (base of spine)
while standing≡ more ...
Stomach; Soreness about the root of tongue
Painful spasms of the stomach
Severe aching in and around the liver
Chronic jaundice, and pains in right hypochondrium
Sensitive, bruised, swollen, knife-like pains
Constriction; behind lower ribs; as if bandaged
Bloated; after drinking milk
Pain; sudden, sharp (sticking, etc.); behind lower ribs; right
sudden, sharp (sticking, etc.); liver
Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); constant
urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); ineffectual; with headache
urination; interrupted (intermittent)
better from eating and worse a few hours after meals; acidity and burning; painful spot the level of the sternum.
Pain; cutting; passing flatulence
Terrible nausea, acrid Heartburn, and acid eructations; Worse on going to bed
Stomach; nausea; during headache
nausea; seasickness≡ more ...
Pain; burning; during stool
Urging, desire to stool (see pain; urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing); frequent
Sensation of weight; perineum (between rectum and genitals)
Frequent urging; hard, with tenesmus
N.) Heat and burning in rectum during stool.
Watery≡ more ...
Much difficulty in voiding
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); pain; cutting
pain; cutting; during urination
Testicles hard and enlarged.
Male; inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); testes
itching; penis; foreskin
thick emission from penis; during caresses
thick emission from penis; when with a woman; while frolicking with a woman
thick emission from penis; emission of prostatic fluid; with every emotion
thick emission from penis; emission of prostatic fluid; while fondling women
thick emission from penis; emission of prostatic fluid; during erotic thoughts
thick emission from penis; emission of prostatic fluid; during stool
Female; inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); womb; cervix
pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; womb
swollen; enlarged; womb
Male; Desire increased; power decreased
Sexual nervousness, with feeble erection
Effects of suppressed sexual appetite
Female; Dysmenorrhoea, with drawing-down thighs
Mammae lax and shrunken, HARD, painful to touch
Stitches in nipples
Wants to press breast hard with hand
Itching around pudenda
Induration of os and cervix
Ovaritis; ovary enlarged, indurated; lancinating pain
Leucorrhoea after micturition.
Male; erections; incomplete
from holding urine
sexual passion; increased
sexual passion; suppressed
prostate gland; enlargement
prostate gland; hardness
Female; inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); ovaries
sexual intercourse; desire increased
swollen; enlarged; ovaries
Menses delayed and scanty; parts sensitive
Breasts enlarge and become painful before and during menses ( Calc Carb Calc)
C.; Lac Caninum Lac Can.) Rash before menses
Ill effects of Repressed sexual desire or suppressed menses, or from excessive indulgence
Female; period; amenorrhoea (suppression or absence of period)
period; suppressed≡ more ...
Heavy, weary, paralyzed; trembling; hands unsteady; fingers and toes numb
Muscular weakness, especially of lower extremities
Perspiration of hands
putting feet on chair relieves pain.
Coldness; lower limbs; foot
Letting limbs hang down
Heaviness; tired limbs
Movements and positions; incoordination
Numbness (see tingling); leg
Pain; lower limbs; letting limb hang down
sore, bruised; joints; on movement
lower limbs; painless
Skin; discoloration; fingers; nails; yellow
itching; hand; fingers; back of
when climbing stairs
leg≡ more ...
Fever and chill
Perspiration with heat≡ more ...
Injuries and accidents
Injuries in general
Injuries of glands
Injuries of soft parts≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; from before midnight
night; from perspiration
Waking; from perspiration
Daytime; when closing the eyes
On closing the eyes
On beginning to sleep; even when closing the eyes
Constriction; sensation of a band
Eating and food; while eating
Faintness, fainting; after stool
Formication (like insects crawling around); glands
Glands; withered glands
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation)
indurated (hard from inflammation); glands
Lack of irritability
Straining of muscles and tendons, from lifting
Lying down; lying down
Movement; at beginning of movement
internally; of suffering parts
Pain; cutting; externally
sore, bruised; glands
sudden, sharp; externally
sudden, sharp; outward
sudden, sharp; bones
Polyp (growth on mucus lining)
Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid
frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid; after stool
Lack of reaction
Suppression of sexual desire
Symptoms from masturbation
Symptoms after sexual intercourse; symptoms after sexual excesses
Symptoms not symmetrical; right
On first sitting down
beginning of walk
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)
from slight exertion
walking≡ more ...