Below are the strongest indications of Skatolum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Represents the ultimate end of protein decomposition and is a constituent of human feces.
Acne with auto-intoxication dependent upon intestinal decomposition. Stomach and abdominal symptoms and frontal headache. Sluggishness with no ambition. Desire to curse and swear.
Lack of concentration; impossible to study; DESPONDENT; desire to be with people. Irritable. Felt mean towards everyone.
Frontal headache, worse over left eye, in the evening, BETTER BY SHORT STEP.
Tongue coated, FOUL TASTE. Salty taste to all cereals. BELCHING. Appetite increased. Light, yellow, narrow, VERY OFFENSIVE stool. Intestinal dyspepsia.
Frequent, scanty, burning, difficult.
Increased desire to sleep; wakes unrefreshed, half doped feeling.
Compare; INDOL.; BAPTIS.; SULPH.
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.
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.