Platinum MetallicumThe Metal Platinum, Platina, Platinum Metalicum, Platinum metallicum, platina, Plantinum 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 Platinum Metallicum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Is pre-eminently a woman’s remedy. Strong tendency to paralysis, anaesthesia, localized Numbness and coldness are shown. Hysterical spasms; pains increase and decrease gradually ( Stannum.) Tremulousness.
Sixth trituration to thirtieth potency.≡ show all authors ...
WORSE, sitting and standing; evening.
BETTER, walking.≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Rhodium; Stann.; Valer.; Sep. Compare, also: Platinum Muriaticum (this remedy has achieved beneficial results after Iodine of Potash failed to cure in syphilitic affection; violent occipital headaches, dysphagia, and syphilitic throat and bone affections; caries of bones of feet); Platinum Metallicum. Mur. nat ( polyuria and salivation); Sedum Acre (sexual irritability, relieves irritation of nerve centers and gives rest).
Antidote: Puls. Platinum Metallicum antidotes the bad effects of lead.
Irresistible impulse to kill
Self-exaltation; Contempt for others
Weary of everything
Everything seems changed
Mental troubles, associated with suppressed menses
Physical symptoms disappear as mental symptoms develop.
Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; devils; are present
devils; that all persons are devils
Desires, wants; sex, lustful
Symptoms follow intense emotions; anger
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; anguish
contemptuous (see scorn)
indifference, apathy, etc.
mood; alternating mood
unhappy; sadness, mental depression
weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting)
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; absent-minded (see forgetful)
Insecure, uncertain, scared; fear
fear; of death
weakness of memory
Perception; incorrect judge of size; things appear smaller
Talking, conversation; dislike of talking, desire to be silent, taciturn≡ more ...
Tense, pressing pain, confined to a small spot
Cramp-like, squeezing pain
Constriction about forehead and right temples
Numbness, with headache.
Sensation of numbness; forehead
Pain, headache; indoors; in crowded room
sides; one side
pressing (see bursting, pulling); as if in a vice
pressing (see bursting, pulling); forehead; cramp-like
pressing (see bursting, pulling); temples≡ more ...
Objects look smaller than they are
Twitching of lids ( Agar.) Eyes feel cold
Cramp-like pain in orbits.≡ more ...
Roaring and rumbling.
Noises in ear; buzzing
Numbness; in mastoid
Pain; bursting sensation
jerking≡ more ...
Prosopalgia, with numb feeling in malar bones, as if the parts were between screws
Pain at root of nose, as if squeezed in a vise
Coldness, creeping, and numbness, in whole right side of face
Pains increase and decrease gradually ( Stann.)
cold chin; sensation of coldness
Skin; discoloration; iron deficiency anaemia (greenish-yellow discoloration)
discoloration; changing colour
like insects crawling on skin (see skin)
lower jaw≡ more ...
Pain; gnawing, biting; eating at skin
Prickling≡ more ...
Numbness; coccyx (bottom tip of spine)
coccyx (bottom tip of spine); while sitting
Pain; sore, bruised, beaten≡ more ...
Stomach; Fermentation, much flatulence; Constriction; ravenous hunger; persistent nausea, with anxiety and weakness.
Pain in umbilical region; extending through to back
Pressing and bearing down in abdomen, extending into pelvis.
Pain; lower part of abdomen
cutting; on appearance of period
dragging, bearing down; during period
pressing; lower part of abdomen
as if period would come on
Skin; itching; like insects crawling on skin
itching; like insects crawling on skin; feels erotic
Stomach; appetite; easily satisfied
burping, belching; loud
while fasting≡ more ...
Constipation; during period
from inactive lifestyle
Pain; pressing (pressure); before stool
Urging, desire to stool (see pain; urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing); frequent≡ more ...
Retarded; faeces scanty; evacuated with difficulty
Adheres to rectum, like soft clay
Constipation of travelers, who are constantly changing food and water
Stool as if burnt.
Clinging≡ more ...
Female; Parts hypersensitive
Menses too early, too profuse, Dark-clotted, with spasms and painful bearing-down, chilliness, and sensitiveness of parts
Excessive sexual development; vaginismus
Ovaritis with sterility
Abnormal sexual appetite and melancholia.
Male; erections; troublesome
pain; sore; bruised
sexual passion; increased
sexual passion; violent
tingling; like insects crawling on skin
Female; vaginal discharge
metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding)
pain; womb (see abdomen, pain); comes on suddenly
pain; bearing down; womb, and region of womb (see labour-like pains, also pains in abdomen)
pain; sore, tenderness
sexual intercourse; desire increased
with violent involuntary orgasms
tingling; erotic≡ more ...
Tightness of thighs, as if too tightly wrapped
Numb and weary sensation
Constriction; sensation as if bandaged
as from a tightly pulled bandage
Numbness (see tingling); upper limbs
Stiffness; during convulsion
knee≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Sleeps with legs far apart ( Chamom.)
Yawning; without sleepiness
spasmodic≡ more ...
Fever and chill
In the open air
Chilliness (see also whole body; temperature); during urination
temperature); after urination
Trembling and shivering
After urination≡ more ...
Anaemia; as from iron deficiency - greenish yellow skin
sensation of a band
Convulsions; after masturbation
with tetanus rigidity
Eating and food; symptoms while fasting
Formication (like insects crawling around); external parts
Insensitive to pain (see irritability); inner parts
parts affected by disease or injury
Lying down; lying down
after lying down
internally; of suffering parts
Pain; appear gradually; and disappear gradually
gnawing, biting; externally
parts affected with cramp-like pain
tearing; muscles; cramp-like in muscles
Symptoms not symmetrical; symptoms on one side
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); during stool≡ more ...