Viola OdorataViol Odor, Violet
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 Viola Odorata in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Has a specific action on the ear. Affects especially dark-haired patients; supra-orbital and orbital regions; rheumatism in upper parts of the body when on the right side. Worm affections in children (Teuc). Locally, for pain due to uterine fibroids. Also against snake-bites, bee-stings. Tension extends to upper half of face and ears.
First to sixth potency.≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Ulmus (formication in feet, numb, creeping pain in legs and feet; rheumatic pains above wrists; numbness, tingling, and full soreness where gastrocnemius gives off its tendon); Chenopodium (ears; serous or bloody effusion in the labyrinth; chronic otitis media; progressive deafness to the voice, but sensitive to sounds of passing vehicles and other sounds; buzzing; absent or deficient bone conduction; a consciousness of the ear; hearing better for shrill, high-pitched sounds than for low ones); Aurum Metallicum Aur; Pulsatilla Puls; Sepia Sep; Ignatia Ign; Cina Cina; Cauloph (in rheumatism of small joints).⥄ Show reverse lookup of relationships
Aversions, dislikes; aversion to mental work
Behaviour; childish behaviour (see foolish)
Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions
illusions of fantasy
Fantasies; of exaltation
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; cheerful, happy
sensitive, oversensitive; to music
weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting)
causeless, groundless, with no reason
during the chill
Uncooperative; refuses to eat
Intellectual faculties; bright, intelligent, clear; abundant ideas, clearness of mind
bright, intelligent, clear; abundant ideas, clearness of mind; while perspiring
impaired thinking; absent-minded (see forgetful)
impaired thinking; difficulty concentrating
impaired thinking; confusion
impaired thinking; dull, sluggish
impaired thinking; imbecility
impaired thinking; vanishing of thoughts
ideas; abundant ideas, clearness of mind
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety
Memory; active memory
weakness of memory
for what was read
Talking, conversation; obstinate
dislike of talking, desire to be silent, taciturn
Thoughts (see preoccupied); persistent (see delusions)
rapid, quick, etc.
Unconsciousness≡ show all authors ...
▲ VERTIGO, DIZZINESS
Vertigo; everything in head seems to whirl around
Spinning≡ show all authors ...
Burning of the forehead
Heaviness of head, with sensation of weakness in muscles of nape of neck
Throbbing under eye and temple
Acts upon frontal sinuses
Hysterical attacks in tuberculous patients.
Congestion (see pulsation)
Constriction, tension (see also pulling, pressing)
back of head (occiput)
alternating with tension of face
Tendency to pain immediately above eyebrows
Headache across the forehead
Heaviness (see pain; pressing)
from certain movements; while bending head backward
from certain movements; while bending head forward
from certain movements; on moving head
from noises; from music
from sex; after excessive pollutions
sides; one side
Scalp tense; must knit the brows≡ show all authors ...
Heaviness of lids
Eyeball feels compressed
Flames before eyes
Illusions of vision; fiery, serpentine circles.
Lids; falling of lids
Eye feels hot
Pain; burning, smarting, gnawing, biting
burning, smarting, gnawing, biting; evening
Tears; when yawning
Colours and shapes in front of eyes; circles; zigzags
sparks; before headache
zigzags; circles of colours
Dazzling; trembling objects (see dazzling)
Exertion of vision
Merging together; letters≡ show all authors ...
Shooting in ears
Aversion to music
Roaring and tickling
Deep stitches beneath ears
Ear affections with pain in eyeballs.
Noises in ear; ringing
Pain; behind ear
aching; behind ear
pressing; behind ear
stitching, sudden, sharp
about the ear
behind the ear
below the ear
violin≡ show all authors ...
pressing; cheek bones
jaw; lower; extending to ear
Skin; out-breaks on skin
out-breaks on skin; acne; chronic, especially nose and cheeks
tension of skin
wrinkled; forehead; in headache≡ show all authors ...
Numbness; of tip
Pain; sore, bruised
Smell; acute, over sensitive
Sense of numbness≡ show all authors ...
Gums and teeth
Teeth; pain; extending to other parts; ear
Dryness; sensation of dryness
Dryness; palate (roof of mouth)≡ show all authors ...
Heart; palpitations; tumultuous, violent, intense
Torpor in the end of nose, as from a blow
Dry, short, spasmodic cough and dyspna; worse in daytime
Oppression of chest
Pertussis, with hoarseness
Dyspna during pregnancy
Difficult breathing, anxiety and palpitation, with hysteria.
Pain; on breathing out
Painful≡ show all authors ...
long lasting spells, dry, short, violent coughs, with much difficulty breathing
Whooping≡ show all authors ...
inability to perspire (see inactivity)
Abnormal growths; warts; wrinkled, shrivelled
Out-breaks on skin; burning
burning; as from flames
Tension≡ show all authors ...
▲ BACK AND NECK
Pain; pulling; neck
Weakness (tired feeling, in spine); neck≡ show all authors ...
▲ GENITALS ETC
Milky urine; smells strong
Enuresis in nervous children.
Worse, cool air.
Male; thick emission from penis≡ show all authors ...
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Rheumatism of the deltoid muscle
Trembling of limbs
Pressing pain in right carpal and metacarpal joints ( Ulmus).
Movements and positions; trembling
trembling; upper limbs
Pain; joints; morning
upper limbs; rheumatic
upper arm; deltoid region (by top muscle of arm)
fingers; first finger; joints of
pulling; hand; back of hand
sore, bruised; joints
stitching, sudden, sharp; fingers; second finger; tip
Problems from playing musical instrument; violin
Stiffness; hand; rheumatic≡ show all authors ...
Sleep and dreams
Position; arms over head
arms under head
head tilted forwards
limbs pulled up
limbs spread apart
Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; with sleepiness
night; from thoughts; from activity of mind
Night; after midnight
Blood vessels; congestion of blood
Formication (like insects crawling around); internally
Lying down; lying down
after lying down
lying in bed
lying on side; on painless side
lying on side; on painful side
Numbness; internally; of suffering parts
Pain; burning externally; internally
pressing; as from load
sudden, sharp; externally
sudden, sharp; outward
Symptoms from suppression of perspiration
Pressure; on painless side
Relaxation of muscles
Sensitive; to pain
Symptoms not symmetrical; symptoms on one side
crosswise, left lower and right upper
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); nervous weakness
Weariness (see weakness)≡ more ...