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Hepar Sulphuris Calcareum - Generalities symptoms

Hahnemann's Calcium Sulphide, Hepar, Hepar sulph, Hepar Sulfuris Calcareum, Hepar sulfur

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HPUS label indication: Croupiness

Below are the strongest indications of Hepar Sulphuris Calcareum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.

BETTER, in damp weather, from wrapping head up, from warmth, after eating.
WORSE, from dry cold winds; cool air; slightest draft; from Mercury, touch; lying on painful side.
Antidotes: Bellad.; Cham.; Sil.
Compare: Acon.; Spongia; Staphis.; Silica; Sulph.; Calc. Sulph.; myristica. Hepar Sulphuris Calcareum antidotes bad effects from Mercury, Iodine, Potash, Cod-liver Oil. Removes the weakening effects of Ether.
First to 200th. The higher potencies may abort suppuration, the lower promote it. If it is necessary to hasten it, give 2X.



Abscesses; glands

Affects of alcohol
Affects of alcohol; brandy

After scarlet fever

After sleep

After undressing

After vaccination

Afternoon; 5 p.m.

Anaemia; as from iron deficiency - greenish yellow skin

At beginning of sleep


Aversion to open air

Becoming heated

Before sleep

Blood vessels; blue discoloration (from lack of oxygen in blood)
Blood vessels; congestion of blood
Blood vessels; excited, rapid blood flow
Blood vessels; excited, rapid blood flow; night
Blood vessels; sensation as if blood stagnated
Blood vessels; varicose veins

Bones; decay of bone
Bones; softening of bones

Cancers; ulcer like lesions, leaving scars, spread over body

Change of weather

Clear weather

Constriction; externally
Constriction; internally
Constriction; of orifices

Convulsions; children
Convulsions; continuous contraction
Convulsions; rapid muscle spasm
Convulsions; with tetanus rigidity



Dry weather

During sleep

Eating and food; after eating
Eating and food; after eating
Eating and food; before eating
Eating and food; butter
Eating and food; coffee
Eating and food; cold food
Eating and food; fat
Eating and food; symptoms while fasting
Eating and food; while eating

Electric-like shocks

Emaciated (extremely thin)

Evening; 6 p.m.
Evening; 6 p.m.; to 7 p.m.

Faintness, fainting
Faintness, fainting; after every pain
Faintness, fainting; evening
Faintness, fainting; from pain

Flabby feeling

Fluid build up; excess of blood, or other fluids
Fluid build up; internal

Formication (like insects crawling around); external parts
Formication (like insects crawling around); internally

From getting wet

From wind; cold wind

Heaviness; externally
Heaviness; internally

Illusions of touch

In spring

In winter

In women; symptoms before period
In women; symptoms during period

Inflammation; bones
Inflammation; externally
Inflammation; glands
Inflammation; hair follicles
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation)
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); glands
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); glands; like knotty ropes
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); muscles
Inflammation; internally
Inflammation; internally; gangrenous
Inflammation; nerves

Jar, stepping

Jerking; as in convulsions
Jerking; during sleep

Lethargic, tired

Loosening clothing

Lying down; after lying down
Lying down; after lying down
Lying down; lying down
Lying down; lying down
Lying down; lying in bed
Lying down; lying in bed
Lying down; lying on side; on painful side
Lying down; lying on side; on painless side



Movement; movement of affected part

Mucous secretions increased


Night; 2 a.m.
Night; after midnight
Night; before midnight

Numbness; internally; in single parts
Numbness; internally; of suffering parts

On waking

Open air

Pain; benumbing
Pain; bones
Pain; bones; as if bones broken
Pain; boring
Pain; boring; bones
Pain; burning externally
Pain; burning externally; bones
Pain; burning externally; glands
Pain; burning externally; internally
Pain; cutting; externally
Pain; cutting; internally
Pain; digging up (burrowing, rooting sensation)
Pain; glands
Pain; gnawing, biting
Pain; gnawing, biting; internally
Pain; paralytic
Pain; pinching
Pain; pinching; internally
Pain; pressing; as from load
Pain; pressing; bones
Pain; pressing; externally
Pain; pressing; from within outward
Pain; pressing; internally
Pain; pressing; inward
Pain; pressing; muscles
Pain; sensation of splinters
Pain; sore, bruised
Pain; sore, bruised; bones
Pain; sore, bruised; externally
Pain; sore, bruised; glands
Pain; sore, bruised; internally
Pain; sore, bruised; parts lain on
Pain; sudden, sharp; externally
Pain; sudden, sharp; glands
Pain; sudden, sharp; internally
Pain; sudden, sharp; muscles
Pain; tearing; away
Pain; tearing; bones
Pain; tearing; externally
Pain; tearing; internally
Pain; tearing; muscles
Pain; ulcerative; externally
Pain; ulcerative; glands
Pain; ulcerative; internally

Paralysis; of organs
Paralysis; one-sided
Paralysis; one-sided; suppression of out-break on skin

Perspiration gives no relief

Perspiration; after perspiration

Physical exertion

Polyp (growth on mucus lining)


Prickling; externally

Pulsation; internally

Pulse; abnormal
Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid
Pulse; full
Pulse; hard
Pulse; hard
Pulse; imperceptible; dazed
Pulse; intermittent
Pulse; irregular
Pulse; slow
Pulse; soft







Sensation of plug; internally

Sensitive; excessive physical irritability
Sensitive; externally
Sensitive; glands
Sensitive; internally
Sensitive; intolerance of clothing
Sensitive; to pain





Swelling; bones
Swelling; glands
Swelling; glands; bluish
Swelling; glands; hot
Swelling; glands; inflammatory
Swelling; glands; like knotted cords
Swelling; glands; painful
Swelling; in general
Swelling; inflammatory
Swelling; of affected parts
Swelling; swollen sensation
Swelling; swollen sensation; glands

Symptoms from suppression of perspiration

Symptoms not symmetrical; crosswise, left upper and right lower
Symptoms not symmetrical; left
Symptoms not symmetrical; right
Symptoms not symmetrical; symptoms on one side


Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); after becoming cold
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); becoming cold; hand out of bed
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold air
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold feeling; lack of vital heat
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold in general
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold, dry weather
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold, wet weather
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); entering a cold place
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); from becoming cold
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); having a cold part of body
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); hot feeling; flushes of heat
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); hot feeling; flushes of heat; with perspiration
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); tendency to catch cold
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); warm bed
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); warm heater

Tension; externally
Tension; internally




Touching cold things

Trembling; after emotions
Trembling; externally
Trembling; from smoking

Tumours; cystic (see bony growth (exostosis), polyp)

Ulcers, at glands (see skin)
Ulcers, at glands (see skin); cancerous

Uncovering; single part

Walking up stairs or hill





Warm bed

Warm heater

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); after eating
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); evening
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); from smoking
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); morning; after rising
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); morning; in bed
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); morning; on rising
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); morning; on waking
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); nervous weakness
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); sudden
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); sudden; daily
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); trembling
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); walking
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); walking; in open air

Weariness (see weakness)

Wet weather

When asleep long

While sitting

While travelling

Windy and stormy weather
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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.