Tabacum - Cough symptomsTobacco, Tab Ac, Tabac
Below are the strongest indications of Tabacum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
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.
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.