Nux MoschataNutmeg, Nux Mosch
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Nux Moschata may help, unprocessed Nux Moschata is often best avoided.
Below are the strongest indications (i.e. symptoms) of Nux Moschata in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Marked tendency to Fainting fits, with heart failure. Cold extremities, Extreme dryness of mucous membranes and skin. Strange feeling, with irresistible Drowsiness. Indicanuria. General inclination to become unconscious during acute attacks. Lypothymia ( Ignatia Ignatia.) Staggers on trying to walk.
First to sixth potency.≡ show all authors ...
WORSE, cold moist wind, cold food, cold washing, lying on painful side, motion, jar.
BETTER, warmth, dry weather.≡ show all authors ...
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Changeable; laughing and crying
Confused, impaired memory
Bewildered sense, as in a dream
Thinks she has two heads.
As if in a dream
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; mood; changeable, variable mood
weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting); alternating with laughter
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; absent-minded (see forgetful)
impaired thinking; difficulty concentrating
impaired thinking; confusion
while walking; in open air
impaired thinking; dull, sluggish
impaired thinking; imbecility
impaired thinking; mistakes; localities, places
impaired thinking; mistakes; using wrong words
impaired thinking; vanishing of thoughts
Insanity; mania, madness; from drinking (delirium tremors)
Memory; weakness of memory
does not recognise well known streets
absorbed, buried in thought
Talking, conversation; speech; wandering
as in a dream
with suppression of period≡ more ...
Vertigo when walking in open air; aches from eating a little too much
Perception of objects distorted; seem to turn in a circle; room whirls≡ more ...
Feeling of expansion, With sleepiness
Pulsating in head
Cracking sensation in head
Sensitive to slightest touch in a draft of air
Expanded sensation (see swollen); enlarged sensation
Bursting headache; Better hard pressure.
Pain, headache; affected by certain foods and drinks (improved, brought on or aggravated); after over eating
from cold (including cold parts); from cold air
cold weather; damp
back of head (occiput); extending to other parts; down back of neck
pressing (see bursting, pulling); forehead; spots
tearing, rending; back of head (occiput)
extending to other parts; nape of neck≡ more ...
Objects look larger, very distant, or vanish
Motes before eyes
Lids; unable to open eyes
eyes closed; unable to open eyes
Objects seem distorted; objects seem large≡ more ...
Oversensitive to smell; nosebleed, dark blood; dry, stopped up.
Dryness; inside≡ more ...
Gums and teeth
Saliva like cotton ( Berberis Vulgaris Berb.) Toothache in pregnancy
Teeth; pain; heat; external warmth
DRYNESS of throat.
sensation of dryness
with no thirst
Saliva; mucus, slime
Tongue adheres to roof of mouth; but no desire for water
Tongue numb, paralyzed
Discoloration; tongue; yellow
tongue; sensation of dryness
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); tongue
Saliva; sticky, thick and sticky; tongue
Dryness; palate (roof of mouth)
Tongue; tongue sticks to palate (roof of mouth, see dryness)≡ more ...
Voice; hoarseness; walking against the wind≡ more ...
Heart; Trembling, fluttering
Sensation as if something grasped heart
Palpitation; pulse intermits.
Movements in and of chest; fluttering
trembling; heart (see fluttering)
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp
Perspiration; arm pit; red
Loss of voice from walking against the wind ( Hep Sulph Calc Hep.) Cough when getting warm in bed.
Accelerated; during headache
Anxious; during headache
Asthma attack; hysterical
Difficult (dyspnea)≡ more ...
lumbar (lower half of back)
sacrum (base of spine)
aching; after travelling≡ more ...
Stomach; Excessively bloated
Retrocession of gout to stomach.
Paralytic weakness of intestines
Stool is soft, and yet is Unable to expel it, even with long straining ( Alumina Alum.) Faintness during or after stool
Tension; during period
Stomach; fullness; during pregnancy
Hiccough, and craving for highly-seasoned food
Pain; with vomiting, blood and mucus in stool (intussusception); pain in region of liver
Stomach; vomiting; in women; during pregnancy≡ more ...
Constipation; difficult stool; soft stool
inactivity of rectum
after cold drinks; in summer
after catching cold
White≡ more ...
Female; Uterine hemorrhage
Leucorrhoea muddy and bloody
Menses too long, dark, thick
Suppression, with persistent fainting attacks and sleepiness ( Kali Carb Kali-c.) Variableness of menstruation, irregularity of time and quantity.
Female; period; copious
period; late≡ more ...
Pain in right hip to knee; worse, motion, especially going upstairs
Rheumatism from getting feet wet, from exposure to drafts
Rheumatism relieved by dry, warm clothes
Fatigue on slight exertion.
Coldness; upper limbs; hands
upper limbs; hands; icy
Numbness (see tingling)
Pain; in parts lain on
pulling; during period
Weakness; lower limbs; while standing
while walking≡ more ...
Fever and chill
Chill begins in left hand ( Carboneum Oxygenisatum Carbo.) Chilliness and heat without thirst; Want of perspiration
dry skin and of inner parts, also of eyes, nose, lips, mouth, tongue, throat, etc.
In the open air
Chilliness (see also whole body; temperature)
temperature); frequent attacks of chilliness, with intermediate sleep
Cold damp weather
Warmth; warm room
No perspiration≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Great drowsiness ( Indol.) complaints cause sleepiness
Symptoms during chill
Sleepiness, tiredness; as from intoxication
Staining the linen; bloody
Change of weather
Lying down; lying on side; on painful side
Pain; pressing; muscles
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold air
cold, wet weather
Windy and stormy weather≡ more ...