Petroleum - RelationshipsCrude Rock-oil, Petrol, Petrol.
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Petroleum may help, unprocessed Petroleum is often best avoided.
Below are the strongest indications (i.e. symptoms) of Petroleum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
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Complementary: Sepia Sepia.
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REVERSE RELATIONSHIPSThese are relationship sections of other remedies that refer to Petroleum. Where the text is greyed out, a relationship with that remedy is already described above.
Benzinum > relationships
Compare: Benzin. - Petroleum Petroleum Ether Ether - not as pure a compound as Benzene (Benzinum). It is the same, but with a mixture of hydrocarbons. It seems to exercise a special influence on the nervous system and on the blood. Oxyhaemoglobinaemia. Physical weakness, cramps, exaggeration of knee jerks, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, Heaviness and coldness of limbs. Tremor of eyelids and tongue. Benzin. dinitricum - D.n.b. - (The most obvious results of poisoning by skin absorption are changes in the red blood corpuscles and liver degeneration in amblyopia, color-blindness, retinitis. Field of vision contracted. Black urine). Benzin. Nitricum N/A . Mir bane ( Dark, black blood, coagulates with difficulty; venous hyperaemia of the brain and general venous engorgement. Burning taste in mouth. Blue lips, tongue, skin, nails and conjunctive. Cold skin, pulse small, weak, breathing slow and irregular, unconsciousness, symptoms of apoplectic coma. Rolling of eyeballs in their vertical axis; pupils dilated. Nystagmus. Respiration very slow, difficult, sighing.) Trinitrotoluene (T.n.t.), Trotyl - is a high explosive, obtained by nitrating toluene - a product of coal tar distillation. When the skin or hair is exposed to T.N.T. by contact a characteristic yellow or tawny-orange stain is produced, which lasts for some weeks. Indicated in graver forms of anemia (pernicious) and jaundice. Produces fatal toxic jaundice.
Clematis Erecta > compare
Compare: Clematis vitalba (varicose and other ulcers); Silicea Sil.; Staphysagria Staph.; Petroleum Petrol.; Oleander Oleand.; Sarsaparilla Sarsap.; Cantharis Canth.; Acid Phos Phos-ac.; Pulsatilla Pulsat.
Cocculus Indicus > compare
Compare: Picrotoxinum Picrotoxin - alkaloid of Cocculus Indicus - (epilepsy, attacks in the morning on leaving horizontal position, hernia, locomotor ataxia, night-sweats); Symphoricarpus (morning sickness); Petroleum Petrol.; Pulsatilla Puls.; Ignatia Ignat.
Ferrum Phosphoricum > compare
Compare: (Oxygenoid Constitution. Aconite Acon.; China China; Arsenicum Album Arsenic; Graphit.; Petroleum Petrol.) Ferrum Met Ferrum Pyrophosph ( congestion of brain and headache following great loss of blood; tarsal cysts); ACON.; Gelsemium Sempervirens Gels.; China.
Graphites > compare
Compare: Petroleum Petrol.; Sepia Sep.; Sulphur Sulph.; Hydrofluoricum Acidum Fluor-ac. The associated constipation with mucus-covered stools and gastric flatulency should be taken into consideration and differentiate it from such remedies as PETOL. and Lycopodium Lycop ( Raue.)
Sarsaparilla > compare
Compare: Berberis Vulgaris Berb.; Lycopersicum Lycop.; Nat Mur Nat-m.; Petroleum Petrol.; Sassafras; saururus - Lizard’s tail - (Irritation of kidneys, bladder, prostate and urinary passages. Painful and difficult micturition; cystitis with strangury). Cucurbita citrullus - Watermelon. Infusion of the seed acts promptly in painful urination with constriction and backache, relieves pain and stimulates flow.