Ferrum Metallicum - Mouth symptomsIron, Ferrum
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Ferrum Metallicum may help, unprocessed Ferrum Met is often best avoided.
Below are the strongest indications (i.e. symptoms) of Ferrum Met in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
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Inflamed lining of mouth from ulcer
Thrush (whitish flakes)
Gums and teeth
Pain in teeth; relieved by icy-cold water
Discoloration; gums; pale
Teeth; grinding; convulsive
cold; cold water
from certain foods or drinks; drinking tea
from heat; external warmth
Saliva; ropy (see thick and sticky)
Discoloration; tongue; pale
tongue; red; tip
Pain; burning, raw and smarting; tongue
as if burnt; tongue
while not drinking
Tongue; trembling; when protruding it
Earthy, paste taste, like rotten eggs.
Taste; bad; water, tastes bad
bread tastes bitter
food tastes bitter; intermittently
dry taste; all food
dry taste; bread
like rotten eggs
food tastes flavourless
Discoloration; palate (roof of mouth); white≡ more ...