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Alkaloid Of Nux Vomica, Strychninum Purum

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HPUS label indication: Irritability

Below are the strongest indications of Strychninum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.

Its primary function is to stimulate the motor centers and the reflex action of the spinal cord. Homeopathic to spasms of muscles, cramps from an undue reflex excitability of the cord, spasms of the bladder, etc. Strychnine stimulates the central nervous system, mental activities, special senses rendered more acute. Respiration increased. All reflexes are made more active. Stiffness in muscles and face and neck. Opisthotonos. Tetanic convulsions with opisthotonos. The muscles relax between paroxysms; worse slightest touch, sound, odor. Influences more directly the spinal cord and is less appropriate in visceral derangements than Nux. Tetanus. Explosive nervousness. The pains and sensations come Suddenly and return at Intervals.
BETTER, lying on back.
WORSE, morning; touch; noise; motion; after meals.
Compare: Eucalyptus (neutralizes ill effects of Strychnine). Strychn. Ars ( Paresis in the aged, relaxed musculature. Prostration. Psoriasis; chronic diarrhoea with paralytic symptoms; compensatory hypertrophy of heart with beginning fatty degeneration; marked dyspnoea when lying down; oedema of lower extremities, urine scanty, high specific gravity, heavily loaded with glucose. Diabetes. 6X trit.). Strychn. et. Ferr. CIT ( chlorotic and paralytic conditions; dyspepsia, with vomiting of ingesta; 2x and 3X trit.); Strychnine Nit ( 2x and 3X. Said to remove craving for Alcohol. Use for two weeks); Strychnine. Sulph ( Gastric atony); Strychn. valerin ( exhaustion of brain-power; women of high nervous erethism; 2x trit.). Compare: Cicuta; Arnica (tetanus).
Third to thirtieth potency. For non-homeopathic use, to produce its direct physiological effects in paralysis the dose will range from one-fiftieth to one-twentieth of a grain, repeated three times a day. Under twelve years of age, one-fiftieth to one-hun

    MIND (click for more)

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability


Insanity; mania, madness; from drinking (delirium tremors)

Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion

    HEAD (click for more)

Full and bursting headache, with heat in eyes


Itching of scalp and nape.

Jerking of head forwards


Scalp sore

Vertigo, with roaring in ears

    EYE (click for more)

Hot, painful, protruding, staring

Pupils dilated

Sparks before eyes

Spasmodic contraction of ocular muscles; twitching and trembling of lids.

    EAR (click for more)

Hearing very acute; burning, itching, and roaring in ears.

    FACE (click for more)


Motions of jaw; lockjaw

Stiffness, muscles; lower jaw

Jaws stiffened; lower jaw spasmodically closed.

Pale, anxious, livid

    THROAT (click for more)

Burning along and spasms of oesophagus

Deglutition impossible

Dry, contracted; feeling of a lump

Spasms, convulsions etc.

Swallowing; difficult

Violent itching in roof of mouth.

    ABDOMEN (click for more)

Sharp pain in abdominal muscles, griping pain in bowels.

Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); constant

Pain; dragging, bearing down

Nausea of pregnancy.

Stomach; Constant retching

Violent vomiting

    RECTUM (click for more)

Feces discharged involuntarily during spasms

Very obstinate constipation.

    GENITALS (click for more)

Female; Desire for coitus ( Canth.; Camph.; Fl-ac.; Lach.; Phos.; Plat.) Any touch on body excit

    RESPIRATION (click for more)

Spasm of muscles about larynx

Excessive dyspnoea

Persistent cough, recurring after influenza.

Difficult (dyspnea)

Sharp, contractive pains in muscles of chest

    BACK (click for more)

Sharp pain in nape and down spine

Back stiff; violent jerks in spinal column

Icy sensation down spine.

Rigidity of cervical muscles

Spasms; opisthotonos (body bent backward and stiffened)

    EXTREMITIES, LIMBS (click for more)

Tetanic convulsions and opisthotonos; spasms provoked by slightest touch and attempt to move

Cramp-like pains.

Violent jerking, twitching, and trembling

Movements and positions; convulsion
Movements and positions; convulsion; lower limbs
Movements and positions; convulsion; rapid muscle spasm
Movements and positions; convulsion; upper limbs
Movements and positions; twitching

Stiffness; knee

Limbs stiff

Rheumatism with stiff joints

Shocks in the muscles

    FEVER (click for more)

Cold chills down spine

Lower extremities cold.

Perspiration in a stream down head and chest

    SKIN (click for more)

Icy sensation down the spine.

Itching of whole body, especially nose

    GENERALITIES (click for more)

Convulsions; draft
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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.