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 Iodoformum based on traditional homeopathic usage. Indications have not been reviewed by the FDA. If symptoms persist always consult a medical professional.
Should not be forgotten in the treatment of tubercular meningitis, both as a local application to the head and internally ( Bacil.) Tuberculous conditions. Subacute and chronic diarrhoea of children.
Second trituration. Three grains on the back of the tongue will relieve attack of asthmatic breathing.Sleep interrupted by sighing and criesHead feels heavy, as if it could not be lifted from pillowItching of occiput MeningitisSharp, neuralgic painVery drowsy.DiplopiaFailing sight due to retrobulbar neuritis, central scotoma - partial atrophy of optic disc.Pupils, Dilated; contract unequally, react poorlyCholera infantumAbdomen distended; mesenteric glands enlargedChronic diarrhoea with suspected tuberculosischronic diarrhoea; stools greenish, watery, undigested, with irritable temper.Scaphoid abdomenAsthmatic breathing.Cough and wheezing on going to bedFeeling of a weight on chest, as if smotheringHemoptysisPain in left breast, like a hand grasping at the base of the heartSore pain in apex of right lungLegs weak; cannot stand and walk with eyes closedWeakness of knees when going upstairs.
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.