OsmiumThe Element, Osmium Metallicum
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 Osmium based on traditional homeopathic usage. Indications have not been reviewed by the FDA. If symptoms persist always consult a medical professional.
Irritation and catarrh of respiratory organs. Eczema. Albuminuria. Pain in trachea. Increases and gives odor to local perspiration. Causes Adhesion of the nail fold.
Compare: Argent.; Iridium; Selen.; Mangan.
Sixth potency.Feels as if a band around headConjunctivitisGlaucoma; with iridescent visionGreen colors surround candle-lightIncrease in intraocular tension, dim sight, photophobia.Violent supra and infra-orbital neuralgia; violent pains and lachrymationvision; colours and shapes in front of eyes; colours; halo of colours; around the light;Coryza, with full feeling in noseNose and larynx sensitive to airSmall lumps of phlegm from posterior nares.Acute laryngitis; cough and expectoration of tough, stringy mucusConvulsive cough; feels as though membrane were torn from larynxHoarse; Pain in larynx; sore sternumNoisy, Dry, hard, cough, in violent short bursts, coming from low down, shaking the whole bodyTalking causes pain in larynxTwitching of fingers, with spasmodic cough.Bromidrosis, sweat in axilla smelling of Garlic, worse evening and nightEczema, with pruritusFold remains attached to growing nailIrritated skinItching pimples
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.