Sticta PulmonariaLung Wort, Sticta
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Sticta Pulmonaria may help, unprocessed Sticta Pulmonaria is often best avoided.
Below are the strongest indications (i.e. symptoms) of Sticta Pulmonaria in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Offers a set of symptoms like coryza, bronchial catarrh and influenza, together with nervous and Rheumatic disturbances. There is a general feeling of dullness and malaise, as when a cold is coming on; dull, heavy pressure in forehead, catarrhal conjunctivitis, etc. Rheumatic stiffness of neck.
Tincture, to sixth potency.≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Datura arborea - bougmancia candida (cannot concentrate thoughts; brain floats in thousands of problems and grand ideas. Floating sensation as if ideas were floating outside of brain. Headache, heartburn. Burning sensation around cardiac end of stomach, extending to oesophagus with sense of constriction. Heat and fullness over liver region.) Certraria - Cetrararia Islandica Iceland Moss (chronic diarrhoea, phthisis, bloody expectoration. Is used as a decoction and boiled with milk as an expectorant and nutrient in bronchorrhea, catarrh, etc.) Also compare: Eryng N/A .; Drosera Rotundifolia Dros.; Stillingia Sylvatica Stilling.; Rumex Acetosa Rumex; Sambucus Nigra Sambucus.⥄ Show reverse lookup of relationships from all sources
Feels as if floating in air ( datura arborea; Lac Caninum Lc">Lac)
Can.) Confusion of ideas; Patient must talk.
Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; floating in air (see vertigo, dizziness); bed suspended in air; is not resting in bed
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; difficulty concentrating
Talking, conversation; talkative≡ show all authors ...
▲ VERTIGO, DIZZINESS
When lying down; as if feet were going up
After sleep≡ show all authors ...
Burning in eyes and soreness of balls
Burning in eyelids.
Congestion (see pulsation); fullness; forehead
Dull headache, with dull heavy pressure in forehead and Root of nose
catarrhal headache before discharge appears
Pain, headache; with catarrh
eyes and vision (affecting or affected by); from light in general
from emotions; nervous
with stomach complaints
must lie down
above root of nose
sides; one side
bursting; forehead; on coughing
pressing (see bursting, pulling); forehead
extending to above nose
Sensation as if scalp were too small≡ show all authors ...
Discharges of mucus or pus
Pain; during headache
on movement of eyes; sideways
burning, smarting, gnawing, biting
sore, bruised, tender; moving the eyes
Tears; burning≡ show all authors ...
Fluor.) Dryness of nasal membrane
constant need to blow the nose, but no discharge
Dry scabs, especially in evening and night
Wants to blow nose constantly
extending to frontal sinuses (lower forehead)
Discharge from nose; blood
crusts, scabs, inside
hard to remove, and leave raw and sore
dries quickly, forming scabs
wearing away skin
offensive smelling; from ulcer or disease of nasal bones
behind nostrils (see catarrh)
inside; forced to blow nose, but no discharge
Sense of fullness; root
Pain; from dryness
Picking nose; boring in, with fingers
Tingling; inside; right
Hay-fever; incessant sneezing ( Sabadilla Sabad.)
Running or blocked nose (coryza)
night; wakes him
annual (hay fever)
extending to frontal sinuses (lower forehead)
hay fever with asthma
tingling in nose≡ show all authors ...
Pain; burning, raw and smarting
as if burnt
tasteless, lacks taste; tastelessness of food
Dryness; palate (roof of mouth)
palate (roof of mouth); soft palate (roof of mouth, back of mouth), like leather≡ show all authors ...
Irritation; trachea (wind pipe)
Mucus; pulled from behind nostrils
Pain; swallowing; on swallowing
Tickling in the air passages; larynx
in trachea (wind pipe)≡ show all authors ...
Anxiety; region of heart
Pain; breast bone; extending to back
Throat raw; dropping of mucus posteriorly
Dry, hacking cough during night; worse, inspiration
Tracheitis, facilitates expectoration
Loose cough in morning
Pain through chest from sternum to spinal column
Cough after measles ( Sanguinaria Canadensis Sang.); Worse towards evening and when tired
pulsation from right side of sternum down to abdomen.
Asthma attack; in hay fever
Difficult (dyspnea); night≡ show all authors ...
after midnight; until morning
and night, can neither sleep nor lie down
When breathing; breathing in
Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); with burning sensation; larynx
sensation of crawling; larynx
from irritation in air passages; in wind pipe
less free during day
While lying down
With measles; after measles
Tickling; in bronchia
in wind pipe
Whooping≡ show all authors ...
Bloody, spitting of blood (see chest haemorrhage); dark
stringy≡ show all authors ...
▲ BACK AND NECK
Pain; neck; rheumatic
dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; between; extending to other parts; to back of neck
dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; left; under; during cough
dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; between≡ show all authors ...
Diarrhoea; stools profuse, frothy; worse, morning
Urine increased, with soreness and aching in bladder.
Sensation of fullness; behind lower ribs; left≡ show all authors ...
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Rheumatic pain in right shoulder joint, deltoid, and biceps
Swelling, heat, redness of joints
Spot of inflammation and redness over affected joint
Pain severe and drawing
Chorea-like spasms; legs feel floating in air
Joints and neighboring muscles red, swollen, painful
Rheumatic pains precede catarrhal symptoms.
Inflammation; fingers; nails; root of
Movements and positions; chorea (convulsive twitching, involuntary movements of limbs); legs
movement of leg; involuntary
Sensation of lightness
as if floating in air
upper limbs; morning
upper limbs; rheumatic
upper arm; biceps; after lifting
upper arm; back part
upper arm; triceps
fingers; second finger; joints; middle
stitching, sudden, sharp; joints
stitching, sudden, sharp; upper limbs
stitching, sudden, sharp; fingers; joints
stitching, sudden, sharp; thigh
stitching, sudden, sharp; knee
stitching, sudden, sharp; leg; right
stitching, sudden, sharp; toes
Skin; bursae (like bags on skin bursae)
knee; after sitting
Weakness; upper limbs≡ show all authors ...
Full feeling; internally
Knotted sensation internally (see ball, sensation of)
Lying down; lying down
lying in bed
Pain; pressing; externally
pressing; as from load
sudden, sharp; transversely
Twitching; twitching, involuntary movements (chorea); rheumatic
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)≡ more ...