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 Curare based on traditional homeopathic usage. Indications have not been reviewed by the FDA. If symptoms persist always consult a medical professional.
Muscular paralysis without impairing sensation and consciousness. Paralysis of respiratory muscles. Reflex action diminished. Debility of the aged (Baryta) and from loss of fluids. Catalepsy. Nervous debility. Trismus. Glycosuria with motor paralysis. Curare decreases the output of adrenaline. Vomiting of bile in cirrhosis of liver. Diabetes mellitus, 4th dilution (Dr. Barkhard).
Compare: Cystisin (motor paralysis); Conium; Causticum; Crotalus; Nux. Curare antidotes Strychnin.
Sixth to thirtieth potency.Indecision; no longer wishes to think, or act for herself.Brain feels full of fluid.Falling out of hairHead drawn backwardLancinating pains all over headBlack spots before visionPtosis of right side.Sharp, stitching pains over right eyeLancinating pains start from ears; extending down to legsNoises; unbearable earacheSwelling of lobes of ear.OzaenaTubercles on nose; fetid lumps of pus.Facial and buccal paralysisRed faceTongue and mouth drawnTongue and mouth drawn to right.Female; DysmenorrhoeaLeucorrha, thick, purulent, offensive.Menses too early, during menses, colic, headache, kidney painChest sore to pressureShort breathShort dry cough; provokes vomiting, followed by faintingThreatened paralysis of respiration on falling asleepVery distressing dyspna.Arms weak, heavyCannot lift the fingersCatalepsyDebility; paralysisFavors development of cornsLegs tremble; give way in walkingReflexes lessened or abolished.Tired pain up and down spineWeakness of hands and fingers in pianistsWorse, dampness, cold weather, cold wind; 2 am; right side.Blood oozes throughBoilsDirty-looking skinItching.LeprosyLiver spotsskin; discoloration; brown, liver spots;Tubercles on nose
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.