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 (i.e. symptoms) of Tabacum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
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.
Third to thirtieth and higher potencies.≡ show all authors ...
WORSE, opening eyes; evening; extremes of heat and cold.
BETTER, uncovering, open fresh air.≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Nicotinum 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. Camphora Camphor in the physiologicla antagonist. Arsenicum Album Ars ( chewing tobacco); Ignatia Ign.; (smoking); Sepia Sep ( neuralgia and dyspepsia); Lycopodium Lycop ( Impotency); Nux Vomica Nux (bad taste due to tobacco); Caladium Seguinum Calad. AND Plantago Major Plan Tag ( Cause aversion to tobacco); Phosphorus Phosph ( Tobacco heart, sexual weakness).≡ Show reverse lookup of relationships
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Vertigo On opening eyes; sick headache, with deathly nausea; periodical
Tight feeling as from a band
Sudden pain, as if struck by a hammer
Secretion from eyes, nose and mouth increased.≡ more ...
Dim sight; sees as through a veil; strabismus
Amaurosis; muscae volitantes
Rapid blindness without lesion, followed by venous hyperaemia and atrophy of optic nerve.≡ more ...
Appearance as if dead (see sunken)
Skin; discoloration; pale
drawn, pulled≡ more ...
Nasopharyngitis and tracheitis, Hemming, morning cough, sometimes with vomiting
Hoarseness of public speakers.≡ more ...
Heart; Palpitation when lying on left side
Pulse intermits, feeble, imperceptible
Angina pectoris, pain in precordial region
Pain radiates from center of sternum
Acute dilatation caused by shock or violent physical exertion (Royal).
Heart; palpitations≡ more ...
Difficult, violent constriction of chest
Precordial oppression, with palpitation and pain between shoulders
Cough followed by hiccough≡ more ...
Stomach; Incessant nausea; worse, smell of tobacco smoke (Phosphorus Phos.); vomiting on least motion, sometimes of fecal matter
During pregnancy with much spitting
seasickness; terrible faint, sinking feeling at pit of stomach
Sense of relaxation of stomach, with nausea ( Ipecacuanha Ipec.) Gastralgia; pain from cardiac end extending to left arm.
Wants abdomen uncovered
It lessens the nausea and vomiting
Stomach; desires, cravings; tobacco
hiccup; after cough
nausea; open air
nausea; with intermittent diseases
nausea; in women; during pregnancy
nausea; in a warm room
sinking (see emptiness)
vomiting; after drinking
vomiting; before breakfast
vomiting; in women; during pregnancy
vomiting; on movement
vomiting; while travelling
vomiting; sour≡ more ...
Constipation; rectum paralyzed, prolapsed
Diarrhoea, sudden, watery, with nausea and vomiting, prostration, and cold sweat; discharges look like sour milk, thick, curdled, watery
Renal colic; violent pain along ureter, left side.≡ more ...
Legs and hands icy cold; limbs tremble
Paralysis following apoplexy ( Plumbum Metallicum Plumb.) Gait shuffling, unsteady
Feebleness of arms.≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Insomnia with dilated heart, with cold, clammy skin and anxiety.≡ more ...
Eating and food; symptoms while fasting
Mucous secretions increased
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)≡ more ...