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Nux Vomica - Generalities symptoms

Poison-nut, Nux, Nux vom, Colubrina


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HPUS label indication: Vomiting

Below are the strongest indications of Nux Vomica in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.


BETTER, from a nap, if allowed to finish it; in evening, while at rest, in damp, wet weather (Caust.), strong pressure.
WORSE, morning, mental exertion, after eating, touch, spices, stimulants, narcotics, dry weather, cold.
Relationships
Nux seeds contain Copper, notice the cramp-causing proclivities of both Complementary: Sulphur; Sepia.
Inimical: Zinc.
Compare: Strychnia
Compare: Kali-carb.; Hydr.; Bry.; Lyc.; Graph.
Antidotes: Coff.; Ignat.; Cocc.
Dose
First to thirtieth potency and higher. Nux is said to act best given in the evening.

GENERALITIES

Abscesses
Affects of alcohol

Affects of alcohol; brandy

After measles

After sleep

After sleep

After undressing

Afternoon

Anaemia
Anaemia; after haemorrhage
Anaemia; as from iron deficiency - greenish yellow skin

At beginning of sleep

Autumn

Aversion to movement

Aversion to open air

Bathing

Bathing
Bathing; the affected part

Becoming heated

Before sleep

Blackness of external parts

Blood vessels; blue discoloration (from lack of oxygen in blood)
Blood vessels; congestion of blood
Blood vessels; excited, rapid blood flow
Blood vessels; excited, rapid blood flow; after emotions
Blood vessels; excited, rapid blood flow; morning in sleep; on waking
Blood vessels; excited, rapid blood flow; morning in sleep; rising
Blood vessels; leukaemia
Blood vessels; sensation as if blood stagnated
Blood vessels; varicose veins
Blood vessels; veins and arteries swollen from inner pressure

Bubbling

Change of temperature

Change of weather

Clear weather

Constriction; bones
Constriction; externally
Constriction; internally
Constriction; of orifices
Constriction; sensation of a band

Contractions, closing, stenoses, after inflammation

Convulsions
Convulsions; after anger
Convulsions; after masturbation
Convulsions; becoming cold
Convulsions; bending elbow
Convulsions; children
Convulsions; continuous contraction
Convulsions; convulsive movements
Convulsions; draft
Convulsions; during chill
Convulsions; during the heat
Convulsions; epileptic
Convulsions; epileptic
Convulsions; epileptic; from solar plexus
Convulsions; forcible extension of body
Convulsions; from bending head backwards
Convulsions; from bright light
Convulsions; from cold air
Convulsions; from excitement
Convulsions; from noise
Convulsions; from pressure on stomach
Convulsions; from stress
Convulsions; hysterical
Convulsions; in alcoholics
Convulsions; in women; during period
Convulsions; in women; from childbirth
Convulsions; internal
Convulsions; light
Convulsions; morning
Convulsions; movement
Convulsions; night
Convulsions; rapid muscle spasm
Convulsions; right side of body
Convulsions; stroke
Convulsions; tight grasp
Convulsions; when touched
Convulsions; with consciousness
Convulsions; with falling; backwards
Convulsions; with paralysis
Convulsions; with tetanus rigidity
Convulsions; without consciousness

Copper fumes

Dehydration

Draft

Dread of bathing

Dry weather

During sleep

Eating and food; after breakfast
Eating and food; after eating
Eating and food; after eating
Eating and food; beer
Eating and food; before eating
Eating and food; bread
Eating and food; bread; and butter
Eating and food; bread; black
Eating and food; butter
Eating and food; coffee
Eating and food; cold drinks
Eating and food; cold food
Eating and food; dry food
Eating and food; eating quickly
Eating and food; eating
Eating and food; fat
Eating and food; milk
Eating and food; onions
Eating and food; salt
Eating and food; sour
Eating and food; starchy food
Eating and food; symptoms while fasting
Eating and food; veal
Eating and food; vinegar
Eating and food; warm drinks
Eating and food; warm food
Eating and food; when eating to satiety
Eating and food; while eating

Electric-like shocks

Emaciated (extremely thin)
Emaciated (extremely thin); children (marasmus)
Emaciated (extremely thin); parts affected with disease
Emaciated (extremely thin); with insanity

Emission

Evening

Extreme emotion

Faintness, fainting
Faintness, fainting; after burping, belching
Faintness, fainting; after eating
Faintness, fainting; after every pain
Faintness, fainting; after walking; in open air
Faintness, fainting; before period
Faintness, fainting; during dinner
Faintness, fainting; during fever
Faintness, fainting; during labour
Faintness, fainting; during period
Faintness, fainting; during pregnancy
Faintness, fainting; evening
Faintness, fainting; evening; 8 to 9 p.m.
Faintness, fainting; from being in a room with many lights
Faintness, fainting; from heat; warm room
Faintness, fainting; from odours
Faintness, fainting; from pain
Faintness, fainting; from sitting up
Faintness, fainting; hysterical (see hysteria)
Faintness, fainting; in a crowded street
Faintness, fainting; lying down
Faintness, fainting; morning
Faintness, fainting; morning; eating
Faintness, fainting; morning; in open air
Faintness, fainting; on physical exertion
Faintness, fainting; while standing

Flabby feeling

Fluid build up; excess of blood, or other fluids

Formication (like insects crawling around); bones
Formication (like insects crawling around); external parts
Formication (like insects crawling around); internally

From getting wet; wet applications

From loss of sleep

From partying

From sun; from exposure to sun

From wind
From wind; cold wind

Full feeling; internally

General physical anxiety

Haemorrhage

Heaviness; externally
Heaviness; internally

Hypnosis, trance

Illusions of touch

In spring

In summer

In winter

In women; symptoms after period
In women; symptoms before period
In women; symptoms during period
In women; symptoms when breast feeding children

Inflammation; externally
Inflammation; glands
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation)
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); glands
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); muscles
Inflammation; internally
Inflammation; nerves

Jar, stepping

Jerking; as in convulsions
Jerking; internally
Jerking; muscles
Jerking; paralysed parts

Knotted sensation internally (see ball, sensation of)

Late morning

Lean people

Lethargic, tired
Lethargic, tired; morning

Loosening clothing

Lying down; after lying down
Lying down; after lying down
Lying down; inclination to lie down
Lying down; lying down
Lying down; lying down
Lying down; lying in bed
Lying down; lying in bed
Lying down; lying on back
Lying down; lying on back
Lying down; lying on side
Lying down; lying on side
Lying down; lying on side; on painful side
Lying down; lying on side; on painful side
Lying down; lying on side; on painless side
Lying down; lying on side; on painless side
Lying down; lying on side; on right side

Morning
Morning; 10 a.m.
Morning; after sunrise

Movement
Movement; after
Movement; movement of affected part

Mucous secretions increased

Narcotics

Nervous shuddering

Night
Night; 3 a.m.
Night; 4 a.m.; to 4 p.m.
Night; after midnight
Night; before midnight

Numbness; externally
Numbness; internally; in single parts
Numbness; internally; of suffering parts

On first sitting down

On waking

On waking

Open air

Pain; as if scraped
Pain; boring
Pain; burning externally
Pain; burning externally; as from being burnt
Pain; burning externally; glands
Pain; burning externally; internally
Pain; constricting; externally
Pain; constricting; glands
Pain; constricting; internally
Pain; cutting; externally
Pain; cutting; internally
Pain; digging up (burrowing, rooting sensation)
Pain; glands
Pain; gnawing, biting
Pain; gnawing, biting; externally
Pain; gnawing, biting; internally
Pain; jerking; bones
Pain; jerking; externally
Pain; jerking; glands
Pain; jerking; internally
Pain; paralysed parts
Pain; paralytic
Pain; paralytic; bones
Pain; pinching
Pain; pinching; externally
Pain; pinching; internally
Pain; pressing; as from load
Pain; pressing; externally
Pain; pressing; from within outward
Pain; pressing; internally
Pain; pressing; inward
Pain; pressing; muscles
Pain; pressing; together
Pain; pulling
Pain; sore, bruised
Pain; sore, bruised; bones
Pain; sore, bruised; externally
Pain; sore, bruised; in spots
Pain; sore, bruised; internally
Pain; sudden, sharp; bones
Pain; sudden, sharp; downward
Pain; sudden, sharp; externally
Pain; sudden, sharp; glands
Pain; sudden, sharp; internally
Pain; sudden, sharp; inward
Pain; sudden, sharp; muscles
Pain; sudden, sharp; muscles; burning in muscles
Pain; sudden, sharp; muscles; jerking
Pain; sudden, sharp; muscles; tearing in muscles
Pain; tearing; as if tearing apart
Pain; tearing; away
Pain; tearing; bones
Pain; tearing; downward
Pain; tearing; externally
Pain; tearing; glands
Pain; tearing; internally
Pain; tearing; muscles
Pain; tearing; muscles; cramp-like in muscles
Pain; tearing; upward
Pain; twisting
Pain; ulcerative; externally
Pain; ulcerative; internally

Paralysis; after diphtheria
Paralysis; internally
Paralysis; of organs
Paralysis; one-sided
Paralysis; one-sided; after extreme emotion
Paralysis; one-sided; left
Paralysis; one-sided; with coldness of the paralysed part
Paralysis; painless

Periodic, recurring
Periodic, recurring; twenty-eighth day

Perspiration gives no relief

Perspiration; after perspiration
Perspiration; cold perspiration

Physical exertion

Pressure

Pressure
Pressure; on painless side

Pulsation
Pulsation; internally

Pulse; abnormal
Pulse; excited
Pulse; fluttering
Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid
Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid; after eating
Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid; after stress
Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid; and intermittent
Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid; and small
Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid; evening
Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid; movement
Pulse; full
Pulse; hard
Pulse; hard
Pulse; heavy; and slow
Pulse; imperceptible
Pulse; imperceptible; during convulsions
Pulse; intermittent
Pulse; irregular
Pulse; slow
Pulse; small
Pulse; soft
Pulse; weak

Quivering

Rising

Rising

Rubbing

Running

Scurvy

Sensation of air; as if fanned

Sensation of plug; internally

Sensation of wind

Sensitive; bed feels hard
Sensitive; excessive physical irritability
Sensitive; externally
Sensitive; glands
Sensitive; internally
Sensitive; intolerance of clothing
Sensitive; to pain

Sitting

Sluggishness

Smoke

Snow-air

Standing

Standing

Straining of muscles and tendons, from lifting

Stretching
Stretching; afternoon
Stretching; before chill
Stretching; during chill
Stretching; morning

Swelling; glands
Swelling; glands; hard
Swelling; glands; hot
Swelling; glands; painful
Swelling; in general
Swelling; inflammatory
Swelling; of affected parts
Swelling; swollen sensation
Swelling; swollen sensation; glands

Symptoms after perspiration

Symptoms after sexual intercourse
Symptoms after sexual intercourse; symptoms after sexual excesses

Symptoms from masturbation

Symptoms from suppression of perspiration

Symptoms not symmetrical; crosswise, left lower and right upper
Symptoms not symmetrical; crosswise, left upper and right lower
Symptoms not symmetrical; right
Symptoms not symmetrical; symptoms on one side

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); after becoming cold
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold air
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold feeling; inner parts
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold feeling; lack of vital heat
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold in general
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold, dry weather
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold, wet weather
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); entering a cold place
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); from becoming cold
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); hot feeling; flushes of heat
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); hot feeling; flushes of heat; afternoon; during dinner
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); hot feeling; flushes of heat; while eating
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); hot feeling; sensation of heat
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); tendency to catch cold
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); warm bed
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); warm heater
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); warmth; warm air

Tension; externally
Tension; glands
Tension; internally
Tension; muscles

Tobacco
Tobacco; chewing

Touch
Touch; slight touch

Trembling; breakfast
Trembling; evening; in bed
Trembling; externally
Trembling; internally
Trembling; morning
Trembling; morning; before breakfast
Trembling; while walking

Twitching
Twitching; twitching, involuntary movements (chorea)
Twitching; twitching, involuntary movements (chorea); spinal

Uncovering

Vomiting

Vomiting

Walking up stairs or hill

Walking

Walking

Walking
Walking; beginning of walk
Walking; in the wind

Warm bed

Warm heater

Warmth; warm air

Wavelike sensations

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); after breakfast
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); after breakfast
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); after eating
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); after emission
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); after stool
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); after stress
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); after yawning
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); afternoon
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); afternoon; 2 p.m.
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); during period
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); during period; after stool
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); evening
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); from diarrhoea
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); from movement
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); in children
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); in open air
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); lying
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); morning
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); morning; after rising
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); morning; on rising
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); morning; on waking
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); nervous weakness
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); night
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); paralytic
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); sitting
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); sudden
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); walking; from cough and expectoration
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); walking; in open air

Weariness (see weakness)
Weariness (see weakness); morning

Wet weather

When asleep long

While sitting

Windy and stormy weather

Wine

Wine

Wraps
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Sources
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.