TelluriumThe Metal Tellurium, Tellur, Tellurium Metallicum
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 Tellurium based on traditional homeopathic usage. Indications have not been reviewed by the FDA. If symptoms persist always consult a medical professional.
Marked skin (herpes circinatus), spinal, eye and ear symptoms. Very sensitive back. Pains all over body. Offensive discharges. Slow development of symptoms ( Radium.) Sacral and sciatic pains.
WORSE, while at rest at night, cold weather, from friction, coughing, laughing, lying on painful side, touch.
Compare: Radium.; Selenium.; Tetradymite - crystals from Georgia and North Carolina containing Bismuth, Tellurium AND Sulphur - (coccygodynia, ulceration of nails; pains in hands, in small spots, ankles, heels, and tendo-achilles); Sep.; Arts.; Rhus.
Sixth potency and higher. Takes long time to develop its action, which is very prolonged.vertigo, dizziness; morning; after rising;Congestion to head and nape of neck, followed by weakness and faintness in stomachDistortion and twitching of left facial muscles; when speaking left angle of mouth drawn upwards and to leftFear of being touched in sensitive placesItching of scalp; red spots.Neglectful and forgetfulPain in left side of head and in forehead above left eyeCataract, following ocular lesions; aids the absorption of infiltrations in Iris and choroid.eye; discharges of mucus or pus;eye; discoloration; redness; lids;eye; inflammation; wounds; lids;eye; itching; lids;eye; lids; out-breaks on skin; pus-filled pimples;eye; lids; thickening of lids;eye; swellings; lids; from fluid accumulation;eye; tears; with running nose;Lids Thickened, inflamed, itchingPterygium; pustular conjunctivitisDeafness.Eczema behind earcatarrh of middle ear, discharge acrid, smells like fish-pickleear; discharges from ear;ear; discharges from ear; offensive smelling;ear; discharges from ear; offensive smelling; like fish brine;ear; discharges from ear; watery;ear; discharges from ear; wearing away skin;ear; itching; external ear;ear; pain; aching;ear; pain; burning;ear; pain; burning; external ear;ear; pain; burning; left;ear; pain; burning; lobe;ear; skin; discoloration; blue;ear; skin; out-breaks on skin; on lobes; blisters, caused by the discharge;itching, swelling, throbbing in meatusCoryza, lachrymation and hoarseness; better in open air ( Cepa.) Obstructed; hawks salty phlegm from posterior nares.nose; discharge from nose; watery;nose; running or blocked nose (coryza); running, wet;throat; external throat; out-break on skin; small, fluid filled, cysts; side of; discharge from ear;throat; voice; hoarseness;Empty and weak feelingHeartburn.Stomach; Craving for applesPruritus ani et perinei after every stool.Contraction of tendons in bends of knees.Pain from last cervical to fifth dorsal vertebra, very sensitive; worse touch ( Chinback; pain; aching;back; pain; aching; spine;back; pain; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades;back; pain; sacrum (base of spine);back; pain; sacrum (base of spine); extending to other parts; thighs; pain in right thigh, pressing at stool or cough aggravates;back; pain; spine; irritation; dorsal (shoulder level);Pain in sacrums.; Phosph.) Sciatica; worse right side, Coughing, straining, and at night, with sensitive vertebral columnextremities, limbs; pain; lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh);extremities, limbs; perspiration; foot; offensive smelling;extremities, limbs; skin; itching;extremities, limbs; skin; itching; upper limbs;extremities, limbs; skin; itching; upper limbs; in bed;extremities, limbs; skin; out-break on skin; lower limbs; herpes;Fetid exhalations ( Sulph.) Offensive foot-sweatBarber’s itchCircular patches of eczema.Eczema, back of ears and occiputHerpetic spots; Ringworm ( Tuberc.) Ring-shape lesions, offensive odors from affected partsItching of hands and feetskin; out-breaks on skin; herpetic;skin; out-breaks on skin; herpetic; rings;skin; out-breaks on skin; pimples; itching;skin; swelling; fluid in tissues;Stinging in skingeneralities; night;generalities; sensitive; bones;
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.