Latrodectus MactansWidow Spider, Lactrodectus Mactans
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 Latrodectus Mactans in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
The bite produces tetanic effects that last several days. A picture of Angina pectoris is presented by the action of the drug. The precordial region seems to be the center of attack. Constriction of chest muscles, with radiation to shoulders and back. Lowered coagulability.≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Latrodectus hasselti - New South Wales Black Spider - (Long lasting effects seem to indicate it as a “chronic” blood poisoning. Arrests intense pain in pyaemia. Great oedema in neighborhood of wound; paralysis of limbs, with great wasting of muscles. Violent, darting, burning pains preceding paralysis; vertigo, tendency to fall forward, septicaemic conditions; constant delusion of Flying. Loss of memory. Roaring noises.) Aranea; Mygale; Theridion; Latrodectus kalipo - New Zealand spider - (lymphangitis and nervous twitchings, scarlet burning eruption.) Triatoma - Kissing bug - (Swelling with violent itching of fingers and toes. Smothering sensation and difficult breathing succeeded by fainting and rapid pulse.)≡ show all authors ...
Violent, precordial pain extending to the axilla and down the arm and forearm to fingers, with numbness of the extremity
Pulse feeble and rapid
Cramping pain from chest to abdomen.
Heart; angina pectoris
Pain; region of heart
region of heart; extending to left arm
tearing; region of heart≡ more ...
Pain in left arm, feels paralyzed
Weakness of legs followed by cramps in the abdominal muscles
Paraesthesia of lower limbs.≡ more ...