ElateriumSquirting Cucumber, Elaterium Off
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 Elaterium based on traditional homeopathic usage. Indications have not been reviewed by the FDA. If symptoms persist always consult a medical professional.
This is an invaluable remedy in violent vomiting and purging, especially if the evacuations are copious and watery. It is a very efficient remedy in certain forms of dropsy. Much yawning and stretching. Beriberi; choleraic conditions; urticaria and mental disorders coming on as a consequence of suppressed malaria. Irresistible desire to wander from home at night. Effects of damp weather.
Worse, from exposure on damp ground.
Compare: Bry.; Croton; Gambogia.
Third to thirtieth potency. As a hydragogue cathartic to produce free discharge in dropsies, Elaterin 1-20 of a grain. Palliative onlyGriping pains in bowels.Stomach; Nausea and vomiting, with great weaknessWatery, copious, forcefulsquirting diarrhoea; frothy, olive green, with cutting in abdomen.stool; copious;stool; forcible, sudden, gushing;stool; frequent;stool; large;stool; watery;Arthritic nodules.Gouty pain in great toesPain extends down extremities; pain in hip-joints with diarrhoeaSharp pains in fingers and thumbs, knees, toes, and instepsleep; yawning; during chill;chill; periodic, recurring; recurring daily; twice;Chill comes on with much Yawning and stretching, lasting all through chillChills and fever, with spurting diarrhoea.Pain in extremities, darting into fingers and toesDropsicalSkin, orange color.Smarts, stings, and burnsUrticaria from suppressed intermittent
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.