StaphysagriaStavesacre, Staphis, Staphisag, Staphisagria
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 (i.e. symptoms) of Staphysagria in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Nervous affections with marked irritability, diseases of the genito-urinary tract and skin, most frequently give symptoms calling for this drug. Acts on teeth and alveolar periosteum. Ill effects of anger and insults. Sexual sins and excesses. very sensitive. Lacerated tissues. Pain and nervousness after extraction of teeth. Sphincters lacerated or stretched.
Third to thirtieth potency.≡ show all authors ...
Worse, anger, indignation, grief, mortification, loss of fluids, onanism, sexual excesses, tobacco; least touch on affected parts.
BETTER, after breakfast, warmth, rest at night.≡ show all authors ...
Antidote: Camphora Camph.
Inimical: Ranunculus Bulbosus Ranunc. Bulb.⥄ Show reverse lookup of relationships
Impetuous, Violent outbursts of passion, hypochondriacal, sad
Very sensitive as to what others say about her
Dwells on sexual matters; prefers solitude
Child cries for many things, and refuses them when offered.
Behaviour; throws things away
throws things away; morning
throws things at people; who offend
Desires, wants; sex, lustful
Symptoms follow intense emotions; anger
ailments from grief
ailments from rudeness
Excitement; ailments from emotional excitement
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; anger (see irritability and quarrelsome)
anger (see irritability and quarrelsome); with indignation
anger (see irritability and quarrelsome); with silent grief
anger (see irritability and quarrelsome); from suppressed anger
anger (see irritability and quarrelsome); at unfairness (indignation)
anger (see irritability and quarrelsome); violent
indifference, apathy, etc.
sensitive, oversensitive; to rudeness
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; dull, sluggish
ideas; deficiency of ideas
Memory; weakness of memory; for what was read
Ailments after death of part of body
Mental symptoms from sexual excesses≡ more ...
Brain feels squeezed
Sensation of a ball of lead in forehead
Itching eruption above and behind ears ( Oleander Oleand.)
Stupefying headache; passes off with yawning
Pain, headache; from emotions
from emotions; from grief
from emotions; after stress (see anger)
in forehead; above root of nose
pulling; on touch
pressing (see bursting, pulling); forehead; as from a ball
sore bruised, sensitive to pressure; back of head (occiput)
Skin and scalp; out-break on skin
out-break on skin; extremely sensitive≡ more ...
Heat in eyeballs, dims spectacles
chalazae ( Platanus Platanus.) Eyes sunken, with blue rings
Margin of lids itch
Affections of angles of eye, particularly the inner
Lacerated or incised wounds of cornea
Bursting pain in eyeballs of syphilitic iritis.
Lids; nodules in lids; edges of lids
Discoloration; redness; after sexual excesses
Dullness; after sexual excesses
Growth, tumour; sty
sty; indurated (hard from inflammation)
tumours; glands under eye lids
tumours; nodules in the lids
wounds; iris; bursting pain in eyeball, temple and side of face
Itching; lids; margin
Skin around eyes (see face); out-breaks on skin
Merging together; letters≡ more ...
After eating feels sleepy
Pyorrhoea ( Plantago.)
Gums and teeth
Toothache during menses
Teeth black and crumbling
Teeth; decay, hollow
decay, hollow; premature tooth decay in children
from cold; from cold drinks
in women; during period
extending to other parts; ear
as if being bitten
tearing≡ more ...
Stitches flying to the ear on swallowing, especially left.
Tickling in the air passages
External throat; swelling; cervical glands (on side of neck)≡ more ...
Heart; palpitations; from exertion
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; heart
Difficult (dyspnea); after emission≡ more ...
Eczema of head, ears, face, and body; thick scabs, dry, and itch violently; Scratching changes location of itching
Fig-warts pedunculated ( Thuja Thuja.) Arthritic nodes
Inflammation of phalanges
ulcers; discharges; offensive
ulcers; with gnawing, biting pain
ulcers; red with red circle
warts; sensitive to touch
Out-breaks on skin; crusty; moist
Pain; gnawing, biting; eating at skin
stinging≡ more ...
Stomach; Flabby and weak
Desire for stimulants
Stomach feels relaxed
Craving for tobacco
Canine hunger, even when stomach is full
Colic after anger
Colic, with pelvic tenesmus
Severe pain following an abdominal operation
Diarrhoea after drinking cold water, with tenesmus
Constipation (2 drops tincture night and morning), hemorrhoids, with enlarged prostate.
As if intestines were loose; as if intestines were hanging down
Pain; after drinking
after intense emotions; after indignation (anger from something unfair, unjust)
cramping, griping; after anger
Sense of weakness; as if abdomen would drop
Bladder; gall stones; after operation to remove
pain; after surgical removal of gall stones
retention of urine (see urination delayed); from enlarged prostate
urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); in women; shortly after loss of virginity (see urination, painful or difficult urination)
urination; painful or difficult urination; shortly after loss of virginity
Stomach; appetite; increased (hunger in general); before chill
appetite; ravenous, excessive; during intermission of fever
pain; after stress
Pain; after eating (including certain foods)
Swollen abdomen in children, with much flatus
Nausea after abdominal operations.≡ more ...
Pressure upon bladder; feels as if it did not empty
Burning in urethra during micturition
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); irritation
Male; withered; testes; after sexual excesses
itching; scrotum; erotic itch; after sexual excesses
thick emission from penis
emission of prostatic fluid
testes and scrotum (balls); relaxed, scrotum
Female; sensitive; vagina
Male; Especially after self-abuse; persistent dwelling on sexual subjects
Spermatorrhoea, with sunken features; guilty look; emissions, with backache and weakness and sexual neurasthenia
Dyspnoea after coition.
Prolapsus, with sinking in the abdomen; aching around the hips.
Cystocele (locally and internally)
Cystitis in lying-in patients
Ineffectual urging to urinate in Newly married women
Sensation as if a drop of urine were rolling continuously along the channel
Pic.) Urging and pain AFTER urinating
Pain after lithotomy.
Male; masturbates frequently
sexual passion; diminished
sexual passion; increased
Female; pain; sore, tenderness
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Muscles, especially of calves, feel bruised
Backache; worse in morning before rising
Extremities feel beaten and painful
Dull aching of nates extending to hip-joint and small of back.
Pain; joints; gouty
tearing; joints; paralytic
Perspiration; foot; cold
Skin; itching; lower limbs
out-break on skin; hand; burning; after scratching
out-break on skin; lower limbs; itching
Weakness≡ more ...
Fever and chill
With fever, but chill predominating
Shaking, shivering, rigors; without subsequent heat
At certain time of day or night; from 3 p.m.
Attack brought on by anger
Desire to uncover≡ more ...
Injuries and accidents
Poisoning; poisoning by mercury
painful≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
night; sleepy all day, sleepless all night, body aches all over
Eating and food; symptoms while fasting
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation)
Pain; gnawing, biting; externally
sudden, sharp; externally
sudden, sharp; muscles
burning in muscles
Polyp (growth on mucus lining)
excessive physical irritability
Symptoms from masturbation
Symptoms after sexual intercourse; symptoms after sexual excesses
After sleep; afternoon sleep
Trembling; after emotions
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)
Weariness (see weakness)≡ more ...