TabacumTobacco, Tab Ac, Tabac
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 Tabacum based on traditional homeopathic usage. Indications have not been reviewed by the FDA. If symptoms persist always consult a medical professional.
The symptomatology of Tabacum is exceedingly well marked. The nausea, giddiness, death-like pallor, vomiting, icy coldness, and sweat, with the intermittent pulse, are all most characteristic. Has marked antiseptic qualities, antidotal to cholera germs. Complete prostration of the entire muscular system. Collapse. Gastralgia, enteralgia, Seasickness, cholera infantum; cold, but Wants abdomen uncovered. Vigorous peristaltic activity. Diarrhoea. Produces high tension and arteriosclerosis of the coronary arteries. Should prove the most homeopathic drug for angina pectoris, with coronaritis and high tension (Cartier). Constriction of throat, chest, bladder, rectum. Pallor, breathlessness, hard cord like pulse.
BETTER, uncovering, open fresh air.
WORSE, opening eyes; evening; extremes of heat and cold.
Compare: Hydrobromic acid; Camph.; Verat.; Ars. Compare: Nicotinum (Alternate tonic and clonic spasms, followed by general relaxation and trembling; nausea, cold sweat, and speedy collapse; head drawn back, contraction of eyelids and masseter muscles; muscles of neck and back rigid; hissing respiration from spasm of laryngeal and bronchial muscles).
Antidote: Vinegar; sour apples. Camphor in the physiologicla antagonist. Ars ( chewing tobacco); Ign.; (smoking); Sep ( neuralgia and dyspepsia); Lycop ( Impotency); Nux (bad taste due to tobacco); Calad. AND Plan Tag ( Cause aversion to tobacco); Phosph ( Tobacco heart, sexual weakness).
Third to thirtieth and higher potencies.ForgetfulVery despondentDiscontented.Sensation of excessive wretchednessvertigo, dizziness;vertigo, dizziness; on rising;vertigo, dizziness; open air;Nervous deafnessSecretion from eyes, nose and mouth increased.Sudden pain, as if struck by a hammerTight feeling as from a bandVertigo On opening eyes; sick headache, with deathly nausea; periodicalAmaurosis; muscae volitantesCentral scotomaDim sight; sees as through a veil; strabismusRapid blindness without lesion, followed by venous hyperaemia and atrophy of optic nerve.hearing; too sensitive;face; appearance as if dead (see sunken);face; skin; discoloration; pale;face; skin; drawn, pulled;Hoarseness of public speakers.Nasopharyngitis and tracheitis, Hemming, morning cough, sometimes with vomitingColdIt lessens the nausea and vomitingSense of relaxation of stomach, with nausea ( Ipec.) Gastralgia; pain from cardiac end extending to left arm.During pregnancy with much spittingWants abdomen uncoveredabdomen; emptiness;abdomen; stomach; desires, cravings; tobacco;abdomen; stomach; hiccup; after cough;abdomen; stomach; nausea; deathly;abdomen; stomach; nausea; in a warm room;abdomen; stomach; nausea; in women; during pregnancy;abdomen; stomach; nausea; open air;abdomen; stomach; nausea; seasickness;abdomen; stomach; nausea; with intermittent diseases;abdomen; stomach; sinking (see emptiness);abdomen; stomach; vomiting; after drinking;abdomen; stomach; vomiting; before breakfast;abdomen; stomach; vomiting; in women; during pregnancy;abdomen; stomach; vomiting; on movement;abdomen; stomach; vomiting; sour;abdomen; stomach; vomiting; violent;abdomen; stomach; vomiting; while travelling;Incarcerated hernia.Painful distensionsseasickness; terrible faint, sinking feeling at pit of stomachStomach; Incessant nausea; worse, smell of tobacco smoke (Phos.); vomiting on least motion, sometimes of fecal matterRenal colic; violent pain along ureter, left side.Urinary organs.Constipation; rectum paralyzed, prolapsedDiarrhoea, sudden, watery, with nausea and vomiting, prostration, and cold sweat; discharges look like sour milk, thick, curdled, wateryRectal tenesmus.stool; light-coloured;Cough dry, teasing, must take a swallow of cold water (Caust.; Phos.) Dyspnoea, with tingling down left arm when lying on left side.Cough followed by hiccoughDifficult, violent constriction of chestPrecordial oppression, with palpitation and pain between shouldersAcute dilatation caused by shock or violent physical exertion (Royal).Angina pectoris, pain in precordial regionBradycardiachest; heart; palpitations;Heart; Palpitation when lying on left sidePain radiates from center of sternumPulse intermits, feeble, imperceptibleTachycardiaFeebleness of arms.Legs and hands icy cold; limbs trembleParalysis following apoplexy ( Plumb.) Gait shuffling, unsteadyInsomnia with dilated heart, with cold, clammy skin and anxiety.Chills, with Cold sweat.generalities; eating and food; symptoms while fasting;generalities; mucous secretions increased;generalities; weakness (see lethargic, weariness);
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.