Kali BichromicumBichromate Of Potash, Kali Bich, Kal Bich, Kali-bich, Kalium Bichromicum, Kali Chromicum
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 Kali Bich in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
The special affinities of this drug are the mucous membrane of stomach, bowels, and air-passages; bones and fibrous tissue. Kidneys, heart, and liver are also affected. Incipient parenchymatous; nephritis. Nephritis with gastric disturbances. Cirrhosis of liver. Anaemia and absence of fever are characteristic. General weakness bordering on paralysis. It is especially indicated for fleshy, fat, light complexioned persons subject to catarrhs or with syphilitic or scrofulous history. Symptoms are worse in the morning; Pains migrate quickly, rheumatic and gastric symptoms alternate. More adapted to subacute rather than the violent acute stage. Mucous membranes everywhere are affected. Catarrh of pharynx, larynx, bronchi and nose, and a Tough, stringy, viscid secretion is produced, which condition is a very strong guiding symptom for this drug. Perforation of the septum. Chronic atonic catarrh. Polypus. Dilatation of stomach and heart.≡ show all authors ...
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Vertigo with nausea when rising from seat
Headache over Eyebrows, preceded by blurred vision
Aching and fullness in glabella
Semilateral headache in small spots, and from suppressed catarrh
Frontal pain; usually over one eye
Bones and scalp feel sore.
Pain, headache; recurring headache; every day; at same hour≡ more ...
Supraorbital neuralgia, right side
Eyelids burn, swollen, edematous
Discharge ROPY and yellow
Ulcers on cornea; no pain or photophobia
Descemetitis, with only moderate irritation of eye
Croupous conjunctivitis; granular lids, with pannus
Iritis, with punctate deposits on inner surface of cornea
Slight pain, with severe ulceration or inflammation ( Conium opposite.)≡ more ...
Swollen, with tearing pains
Thick, yellow, stringy, fetid discharge
Sharp stitches in left ear.
Discharges from ear
Discharges from ear; pus
Discharges from ear; pus; from middle ear
Discharges from ear; thick
Discharges from ear; yellow
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; left
Skin; out-breaks on skin; wearing away skin≡ more ...
Snuffles of children, Especially fat, chubby babies
pressure and pain at root of nose, and sticking pain in nose
Septum ulcerate; round ulcer
discharge thick, ropy, greenish-yellow
tough, elastic plugs from nose; leave a raw surface
Inflammation extends to frontal sinuses, with distress and fullness at root of nose
Dropping from posterior nares ( Hydr.) Loss of smell
Inability to breathe through nose
Coryza, with obstruction of nose
Profuse, watery nasal discharge
Chronic inflammation of frontal sinus with stopped-up sensation.
Catarrh; post nasal (see discharge)
Discharge from nose; crusts, scabs, inside
Discharge from nose; crusts, scabs, inside; hard to remove, and leave raw and sore
Discharge from nose; crusts, scabs, inside; reform if removed
Discharge from nose; crusts, scabs, inside; removed easily, but if pulled away too soon cause soreness at root and intolerance of light
Discharge from nose; crusts, scabs, inside; elastic plugs
Discharge from nose; crusts, scabs, inside; green, every morning; masses
Discharge from nose; greenish
Discharge from nose; hard, dry
Discharge from nose; offensive smelling
Discharge from nose; offensive smelling; from ulcer or disease of nasal bones
Discharge from nose; containing pus
Discharge from nose; thick
Discharge from nose; thick and sticky, tough
Discharge from nose; thick and sticky, tough; from behind nostrils
Discharge from nose; yellow
Discharge from nose; yellow; morning
Discharge from nose; yellow; from behind nostrils
Discharge from nose; yellowish-green
Discharge from nose; behind nostrils (see catarrh)
Dryness; inside; forced to blow nose, but no discharge
In heat; air exhaled feels hot
In heat; breath seems hot
In heat; root
Odours, imaginary and real; fetid
Pain; at junction of cartilage
Pain; pressing; bones
Pain; pressing; root
Pain; sore, bruised; inside
Pain; sore, bruised; septum (flesh between nostrils)
Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked
Running or blocked nose (coryza); during diphtheria
Skin or lining of nose; ulcers; inside
Skin or lining of nose; ulcers; septum (flesh between nostrils), round ulcers≡ more ...
Blotchy, red appearance
Acne ( Juglan; kal
Ars.) Bones sensitive, especially beneath orbits.≡ more ...
Dry; viscid saliva
Tongue mapped, Red, shining, smooth, and dry, with dysentery; broad, flat, indented, thickly coated
Feeling of a hair on tongue.
Discoloration; tongue; red; glistening (see smooth)
Discoloration; tongue; white
Growths, blisters, swellings; ulcers; syphilitic
Saliva; mucus, slime; ropy (see also saliva)
Saliva; mucus, slime; thick and sticky
Saliva; ropy (see thick and sticky)
Saliva; thick and sticky
Tongue; smooth, shining, glazed, glossy tongue≡ more ...
Ulcer with punched-out edges, with tendency to penetrate and tenacious exudation
Pustular eruption, resembling small-pox, with burning pains
Itching with vesicular eruption.
Abnormal growths; ulcers
Abnormal growths; ulcers; crusty; black scab
Abnormal growths; ulcers; deep
Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; corrosive
Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; yellow
Abnormal growths; ulcers; dry
Pain; burning≡ more ...
Fauces red and inflamed
Dry and rough
Parotid glands swollen
Uvula relaxed, Edematous, bladder-like
Pseudomembranous deposit on tonsils and soft palate
Burning extending to stomach
Diphtheria, with profound prostration and soft pulse
Discharge from mouth and throat, tough and stringy.
Croup; extending to trachea (wind pipe)
Hawks often; morning
Irritation; in air passages
Irritation; trachea (wind pipe)
Membrane, exudation, diphtheria, etc.
Membrane, exudation, diphtheria, etc.; extending to larynx
Mucus; like jelly
Mucus; clinging; morning
Mucus; in the air passages
Mucus; trachea (wind pipe)
Pain; trachea (wind pipe); on coughing
Swelling; uvula (lobe at back of mouth); fluid accumulation
Ulcers; throat at back of mouth
Voice; rough≡ more ...
Heart; Dilatation, especially from coexisting kidney lesion
Cold feeling around heart ( Kali-nit.)
Pain; breast bone; when coughing
Pain; sore, bruised
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; breast bone; extending to back≡ more ...
Morning; on waking
From eating (including certain foods)
From mucus; in chest
From mucus; larynx≡ more ...
Difficult; adhering to throat, teeth and lips
Thick; and sticky
Tough≡ more ...
Voice hoarse; worse, evening
Metallic, hacking cough
Profuse, yellow expectoration, very glutinous and sticky, coming out in long, stringy, and very tenacious mass
Tickling in larynx
Catarrhal laryngitis cough has a brassy sound
True membranous croup, extending to larynx and nares
Cough, with pain in sternum, extending to shoulders; worse when undressing
Pain at bifurcation of trachea on coughing; from mid-sternum to back.
Rattling; aged people≡ more ...
Cutting through loins; cannot walk; extends to groins
Pain in coccyx and sacrum extending up and down.
Pain; coccyx (bottom tip of spine); while sitting
Pain; burning; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; between them≡ more ...
Stomach; Nausea and vomiting after beer
Load immediately after eating
Feels as if digestion had stopped
Dilatation of stomach
Round ulcer of stomach
Stitches in region of liver and spleen and through to spine
Cannot digest meat
Desire for beer and acids
Gastric symptoms are relieved after eating, and the rheumatic symptoms reappear
Vomiting of bright yellow water.
Cutting pain in abdomen, soon after eating
Chronic intestinal ulceration
Soreness in right hypochondrium, fatty infiltration of liver and increase in soft fibrous tissue
Painful retraction, soreness and burning.
Kidneys; pain; cutting
Kidneys; pain; sudden, sharp, stinging, sticking
Kidneys; pain; sudden, sharp, stinging, sticking; extending to other parts; bladder
Kidneys; pain; sudden, sharp, stinging, sticking; extending to other parts; down ureters (tubes between kidneys and bladder)
Stomach; burping, belching
Stomach; heaviness, weight, oppression (see fullness); after drinking beer
Stomach; heaviness, weight, oppression (see fullness); after eating
Stomach; nausea; in alcoholics
Stomach; vomiting; in alcoholics≡ more ...
Jelly-like, gelatinous; Worse, mornings
Dysentery; tenesmus, stools brown, frothy
Sensation of a plug in anus
Periodic constipation, with pain across the loins, and brown urine.
Burning in urethra
After urinating a drop seems to remain which cannot be expelled
Ropy mucus in urine
Urethra becomes clogged up
Congestion of kidney; nephritis, with scanty, albuminous urine and casts
Pyelitis; urine mixed with epithelial cells, mucus, pus or blood
Watery≡ more ...
Male; Itching and pain of penis, with pustules
Ulcers, with paroxysmal stitches; aggravated at night
Constriction at root of penis, at night on awakening
Syphilitic ulcers, with cheesy, tenacious exudation
Female; Yellow, tenacious leucorrhoea
Pruritus of vulva, with great burning and excitement
Prolapsus uteri; Worse in hot weather.
Male; sexual passion; lacking
Male; sexual passion; lacking; in fleshy people
Female; vaginal discharge; ropy, stringy, clinging
Female; vaginal discharge; thick≡ more ...
Left-sided sciatica; better, motion
Bones feels sore and bruised
Tearing pains in tibia; syphilitic rheumatism ( Mez.) Pain, swelling and stiffness and crackling of all joints
Soreness of heels when walking
Tendo Achilles swollen and painful
Pains in small spots ( Oxalic-ac.)
Pain; rheumatic; alternating with gastric symptoms
Pain; rheumatic; alternating with lung troubles
Pain; joints; rheumatic
Pain; joints; wandering
Pain; sore, bruised; spots here and there≡ more ...
Eating and food; after eating
Fluid build up; excess of blood, or other fluids
Mucous secretions increased
Pain; appear suddenly; and disappear suddenly
Pain; small spots
Pain; burning externally; internally
Pain; pressing; externally
Pain; sore, bruised; in spots
Pain; tearing; away
Periodic, recurring; neuralgia, every day at same hour (pain along nerves)
Swelling; in general
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold feeling; lack of vital heat
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); from becoming cold
On waking≡ more ...