Sanguinaria CanadensisBlood Root
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 Sanguinaria Canadensis in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Is a right-sided remedy pre-eminently, and affects chiefly the mucous membranes, especially of the respiratory tract. It has marked vasomotor disturbances, as seen in the circumscribed redness of the cheeks, flashes of heat, determination of blood to head and chest, distention of temporal veins, burning in palms and soles, and has been found very applicable to climacteric disorders. BURNING sensations, like from hot water. Influenzal coughs. Phthisis. Sudden stopping of catarrh of respiratory tract followed by diarrhoea. burning in various parts is characteristic.
Tincture in headaches; sixth potency in rheumatism.≡ show all authors ...
WORSE, sweets, right side, motion, touch.
Better, acids, sleep, darkness.≡ show all authors ...
Relations≡ show all authors ...
Worse RIGHT side, sun headache
Periodical sick headache; pain begins in occiput, spreads upwards, and Settles over eyes, especially right
veins and temples are distended
Pain better lying down and sleep
Burning in eyes
Like a flash of lightning."
Congestion (see pulsation)
Hot; flashes of heat; after chilliness
Pain, headache; with stomach complaints
Pain, headache; recurring headache
Pain, headache; sudden pain or sudden increase of pain
Pain, headache; in forehead; above eyes; above right
Pain, headache; back of head (occiput); extending to other parts; eyes
Pain, headache; back of head (occiput); extending to other parts; forehead
Pulsating≡ more ...
Burning in ears
Earache with headache
Humming and roaring
Noises in ear
Pain; burning≡ more ...
Ozaena, with profuse, offensive yellowish discharges
Coryza, followed by diarrhoea
Chronic rhinitis; membrane DRY and congested.
Skin or lining of nose; polyp (growth up nose)
Sneezing≡ more ...
Neuralgia; pain extends in all directions from upper jaw
Redness and burning of cheeks
Fullness and tenderness behind angle of jaws.
Skin; discoloration; red
Skin; discoloration; red; during cough≡ more ...
Antidotes: Rhus Poisoning
Red, blotchy eruptions; worse in spring
Burning and itching; worse by heat
Acne, with scanty menses
Circumscribed red spots over malar bones.≡ more ...
Swollen; worse, right side
Dry and constricted
Ulceration of mouth and fauces, with dry, burning sensation
Tongue white; feels scalded
Catarrh; trachea (wind pipe)
Irritation; trachea (wind pipe)
Mucus; trachea (wind pipe)
Pain; burning; gullet
Tickling in the air passages
Tickling in the air passages; evening; in bed
Tickling in the air passages; larynx
Tickling in the air passages; in throat-pit
Tickling in the air passages; in trachea (wind pipe)≡ more ...
Inflammation; bronchial tubes (bronchitis)
Lungs; tuberculosis; last stage
Lungs; tuberculosis; full of mucus
Pain; breast bone; behind≡ more ...
Dry cough; evening; lying down
Dry cough; flatulence
Dry cough; must sit up
Hacking cough; afternoon
Hacking cough; evening
Hacking cough; evening; after lying down
Hacking cough; from dryness in larynx
Hacking cough; while lying down
Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); sensation of crawling; throat-pit
Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); dryness from coughing; larynx
Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); from irritation in air passages; in throat-pit
Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); sensation of foreign body in throat; in wind pipe
While lying down
While lying down; evening
While lying down; evening; must sit up
While lying down; night
Intermittent; after whooping cough
Tickling; in throat-pit
Tickling; in wind pipe≡ more ...
Oedema of larynx
Heat and tension behind the sternum
Cough of gastric origin; relieved by eructation
Cough, with burning pain in chest; worse, right side
Sputum tough, Rust-colored, offensive, almost impossible to raise
Spasmodic cough after influenza and After whooping-cough
Cough returns with every fresh cold
Tickling behind sternum, causes a constant hacking cough; worse at night on lying down
Must sit up in bed
Burning soreness in right chest, through to right shoulder
Severe soreness under right nipple
Hemoptysis from suppressed menses
Severe dyspnoea and constriction of chest
Offensive breath and purulent expectoration
Burning in chest as of hot steam from chest to abdomen
Pneumonia; better, lying on back
Asthma with stomach disorders ( Nux.) Valvular disease with lung development, phosphates in urine and loss of flesh
Sudden stoppage of catarrh of air passages brings on diarrhoea.≡ more ...
Stomach; Aversion to butter
Craving for piquant things
Nausea, with salivation
Diarrhoea as coryza improves
Pain over region of liver
Stomach; burping, belching
Stomach; burping, belching; after coughing
Stomach; burping, belching; empty; after cough
Stomach; nausea; during headache
Stomach; vomiting; during headache
Stomach; vomiting; strong and sharp (acrid)
Stomach; vomiting; bile; with headache
Stomach; vomiting; bitter
Stomach; vomiting; worms≡ more ...
Female; Leucorrhoea fetid, corrosive
Menses offensive, profuse
Soreness of breasts
Before menses, itching of axillae
Climacteric disorders.≡ more ...
Rheumatism of right shoulder, left hip-joint and nape of neck
Burning in soles and palms
Rheumatic pains in places least covered by flesh; not in joints
Toes and soles of feet burn
Right-sided neuritis; better touching the part.
Movements and positions; lameness; upper limbs; right
Pain; upper limbs; right
Pain; upper limbs; night
Pain; upper limbs; rheumatic
Pain; shoulder; right
Pain; shoulder; night
Pain; shoulder; night; turning in bed
Pain; shoulder; raising the arm
Pain; upper arm; rheumatic
Pain; upper arm; deltoid region (by top muscle of arm)≡ more ...
Fever and chill
Stages of chill, heat and sweat; chill followed by heat≡ more ...
Formication (like insects crawling around); internally
Lying down; lying down
Lying down; lying in bed
Pain; burning externally; internally
Pain; pressing; internally≡ more ...