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Homeopathic RemediesMercurius Vivus

Mercurius Vivus - Skin symptoms

Quicksilver, Mercurius, Mercury, Merc Viv

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HPUS indication of Mercurius Vivus: Sore throat

Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Mercurius Vivus may help, unprocessed Merc Viv is often best avoided.

Below are the strongest indications (i.e. symptoms) of Merc Viv in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.

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SKIN

Skin

Almost Constantly moist

Persistent dryness of the skin contraindicate Mercurius Vivus

Excessive odorous viscid perspiration; worse, night

General tendency to free perspiration, but patient is not relieved thereby

Vesicular and pustular eruptions

Ulcers, irregular in shape, edges undefined

Pimples around the main eruption

Itching; worse from warmth of bed

Crusta lactea; yellowish-brown crusts, considerable suppuration

Glands swell every time patient takes cold

Buboes

Orchitis ( Clemat.; haman.; Pulsatilla Puls.)

Adhesion, skin sticks; to bone

Blisters

burning

phagedenic (spreading, obstinate ulceration)

red

after scratching

small

covered with spots

transparent

ulcerated (see phagedenic)

watery

white

yellow

whitish

winter

Chapping

Coldness

along painful nerves

sensation of coldness

suffering parts

Contraction

Cracks

deep, bloody

offensive smelling

itching

ulcerated

yellow

Discoloration; bluish

bluish; spots

brown, liver spots

dirty

freckles

pale

red

after scratching

spots

spots; scarlet

spots; after scratching

spots; small

spots; stinging

white; spots

yellow, jaundice, etc.

Dry

burning

inability to perspire (see inactivity)

rough

Filthy skin

Flabbiness

Gangrene; cold

Goose bumps

Abnormal growths; wart-like growth

wart-like growth; dry

wart-like growth; moist

wart-like growth; syphilitic

cauliflower-like fungus; haematodes

cauliflower-like fungus; syphilitic

ulcers

gnawing, biting

bleeding

bleeding; edges

bluish

burning

burning; night

burning; when touched

burning; around about ulcer

burning; in margins

with cold feeling

with crawling sensation

crusty

deep

dirty

discharges; bloody

discharges; cheesy

discharges; copious

discharges; corrosive

discharges; like jelly

discharges; grey

discharges; green

discharges; greenish

discharges; with maggots

discharges; offensive

discharges; offensive; putrid

discharges; scanty

discharges; sour smelling

discharges; like hard fat

discharges; clinging

discharges; thin

discharges; watery

discharges; yellow

with elevated, hardened margins

with deep hole (fistula)

flat (see superficial)

foul

fungus

with gnawing, biting pain

hardened

hardened; with red circle around

hardened; margins

inflamed

itching

itching; around about

with jagged margins

with jerking pain

lardy

lardy bases

painful

painful; night

painful; from warmth of bed

painful; margins

painless

phagedenic (spreading, obstinate ulceration)

surrounded by pimples

pulsating

pulsating; night

red with red circle

like eczema

like sarcoma

after scratching

sensitive

sensitive; around ulcers

sensitive; margins

lesion with wavy margin

smarting

smarting; night

spongy

spongy; margins

stinging, sudden, sharp

stinging, sudden, sharp; in red circle around

stinging, sudden, sharp; margins

superficial

generating pus

swollen

swollen; with red circle

swollen; margins

syphilitic

with tearing pain

tense

tense; with red circle

unhealthy

varicose

surrounded by blisters

warmth

with white spots

warts; syphilitic

warts; withered

warts; wrinkled, shrivelled

Inactivity

Inflammation

skin erysipelas (inflamed from infection, deep red colour)

after scratching

with swelling

indurated (hard from inflammation), nodules, etc.

tendency to inflame

Like insects crawling on skin

Itching

evening

in bed

night

gnawing, biting

burning

crawling

without visible out-break on skin

perspiration

must scratch; until it is raw

scratching

smarting

spots

stinging

tickling

after scratching

erotic

wandering

on becoming warm

in bed

Loss of feeling

As if infested with lice

Moisture

after scratching

Out-breaks on skin

gnawing, biting

bleeding

blisters

blotches

inflamed

red

after scratching

boils

large

periodical

burning

night

touch

when washing

chicken-pox

coppery

spots

crusty

bleeding

dry

offensive smelling

grey

moist

patches

after scratching

yellow

peeling in scales

dirty

discharging, moist

bloody

corrosive

destroying hair

after scratching

white

yellow

dry

large, round pimples on hardened base

eczema

elevated

excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed)

offensive smelling

flat

on hairy parts

herpetic

burning

chapping

corrosive

crusty

dry

itching

mealy

moist

patches

red

scaly

spreading

stinging

generating pus

tearing

yellowish

zoster, zona

impetigo (bacterial infection on skin surface)

itching

night

warmth

warmth; of bed

mealy

painful

small, solid, no pus

groups of itching blisters

phagedenic (spreading, obstinate ulceration)

pimples

burning

with crusts

itching

after scratching

smarting

ulcerated

pocks

burning

generating pus

psoriasis (red patches with silvery scales)

long established

syphilitic

pus-filled pimples

merging together

dry

itching

scaly

after scratching

powdery flaking skin

sore

ulcerated

yellow

rash (see granular)

receding in eruptive fevers; scarlet fever

after scratching

red

red; spotted

rose coloured patches

suppurating (producing pus), which dries to blackish crusts

scabies

scabies; bleeding

scabies; dry

scabies; fatty

scabies; moist

scaly

scaly; bran-like

scaly; spots

scarlet fever

smooth

scurvy, spots

after scratching

shining through

small-pox

smarting

stinging

suppressed

generating pus

with swelling

syphilitic

with tearing pain

transparent

tubercles (nodules, knob-like lumps)

burning

red

syphilitic

ulcerative with pain

like nettle rash

nodular

nodular; rosy (erythema)

after scratching

Pain; gnawing, biting

gnawing, biting; after scratching

gnawing, biting; eating at skin

burning

night

from perspiration

after scratching

spots

excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed)

after scratching (must scratch it raw)

between skin folds

stinging

ulcerative pain

after scratching

Rough

Scars; become red

Sensitive

Becomes sore when lying down

in a child

feeling

Sticking

night

after scratching

Stings of insects

Swelling

of parts affected with symptoms

bluish-black

burning

crawling

fluid in tissues

hard

inflamed

pale

after scratching

shining

spongy

Swollen sensation

Tension

Generally unhealthy

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