Narcissus Pseudo-NarcissusDaffodil, Narcissus pseudonarcissus
Below are the strongest indications of Narcissus Pseudo-Narcissus in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Symptoms of nausea followed by violent vomiting and diarrhoea.
Narcissus Pseudo-Narcissus bulbs contain an alkaloid the action of which, according to authorities, varies as to whether the alkaloid is extracted from the flowering bulb or from the bulb after flowering. Thus in the former case the alkaloid Produces dryness of the mouth, checks cutaneous secretions, dilates the pupil of the eye, quickens the pulse, and slows and weakens the heart contractions. On the other hand, the alkaloid from the bulbs after flowering produces Copious salivation, increases cutaneous secretion, contracts the pupil of the eye, produces slight relaxation of the pulse, and slight faintness and nausea. - the lancet.
A remedy for cough and bronchitis. Continuous cough. Coryza; frontal headache. Convulsive stage of whooping-cough.
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.
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.