ViperaThe German Viper, Vipera Berus, Snake, Serpent
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 Vipera in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Viper poisoning causes a temporary increase in reflexes, paresis supervenes, a paraplegia of the lower extremities extending upwards. Resembles acute ascending paralysis of Landry ( Wells). Has special action on kidneys and induces hematuria. Cardiac dropsy.
Indicated in inflammation of veins with great swelling; Bursting sensation. enlargement of liver. Ailments of menopause. Oedema of glottis. Poly-neuritis, polio-myelitis.
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Pelius berus - Adder ( Prostration and fainting, faltering pulse, skin yellow, Pain about navel. Swelling of arm, tongue, right eye; giddiness, nervousness, faintness, sickness, compression of chest, could not breathe properly or take a deep breath; aching and stiffness of limbs, joints stiff, collapsed feeling, great thirst.) Serum Anguillae Eel Serum (heart and kidney diseases. Failure of compensation and impending asystole).⥄ Show reverse lookup of relationships
Death; presentiment of death
alternating with other symptoms; unconsciousness
Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; environment and surroundings; home; think is away from home
Desires, wants; death
to go home
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; anguish
irritability; during headache
rage, fury (see insanity, mania, delirium)
unhappy; sadness, mental depression; during the heat
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion
Talking, conversation; muttering (see delirium)
as if intoxicated
talks to himself
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▲ VERTIGO, DIZZINESS
Tendency to fall over; falling forward
falling sideways; falling to left
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Constriction, tension (see also pulling, pressing)
Skin and scalp; perspiration; forehead; cold≡ show all authors ...
Lids; falling of lids
stuck together; morning
Lost vision, blindness≡ show all authors ...
Lips and tongue swollen, livid, protruding
Tongue dry, brown, black
Appearance as if dead (see sunken)
Motions of jaw; clenched jaw
tired feeling in the jaw
Lips; discoloration; bluish
Skin; discoloration; bluish
out-breaks on skin; spots
parotid gland (gland in front and below ear lobe)≡ show all authors ...
Teeth; sensation of elongated teeth
large and swollen, sensation
Discoloration; tongue; black
tongue; red; edges
tongue; red; tip
tongue; white; border moist and red
Growths, blisters, swellings; blisters; tongue
as if burnt; tongue; tip
Tongue; movement of tongue; protruded
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Discoloration; cheesy deposits in tonsils
External throat; out-break on skin; small, fluid filled, cysts
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Skin peels in large plates
Lymphangioma, boils, carbuncles, with Bursting sensation, relieved by elevating parts.
red; with red circle around
Discoloration; blackish; spots
spots; like lentils
yellow, jaundice, etc.
Abnormal growths; ulcers; swollen
Out-breaks on skin; blackish
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▲ BACK AND NECK
Pain; aching; lumbar (lower half of back)
Skin; discoloration; bluish; right side of back
bruising, lumbar (lower half of back)
out-breaks on skin; blisters; on shoulder blades
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Violent pain in enlarged liver, with jaundice and fever; extends to shoulder and hip.
Pain; alternating with other symptoms; pain in limbs
sore, bruised, tenderness, etc.; behind lower ribs
Skin; discoloration; blackness
discoloration; blackness; in spots
behind lower ribs
Bladder; urination; dribbling (by drops)
Kidneys; pain; sudden, sharp, stinging, sticking
suppression of urine
Stomach; desires, cravings; cold drinks
pain; from pressure
thirst; burning, intense
vomiting; after drinking; after milk
vomiting; during headache
vomiting; during vertigo, dizziness
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Heaviness (see pain; pressing)
from changes of weather
stitching, sudden, sharp; on change of weather
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▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Patient is obliged to keep the extremities elevated
When they are allowed to hand down, it seems as if they would burst, and the pain is unbearable ( diad.) varicose veins and acute phlebitis
Veins swollen, sensitive; bursting pain
Severe cramps in lower extremities.
lower limbs; knocks limbs against things
Cramps; lower limbs
Fullness; hand; veins of hand
leg; veins of leg
Letting limbs hang down
Heat; upper limbs
skin erysipelas (inflamed from infection, deep red colour)
Movements and positions; movement of fingers; difficult
Numbness (see tingling)
extending to other parts; to chest
knee; on walking
foot; heel; extending to tongue
sore, bruised; upper limbs
sore, bruised; hand
sore, bruised; thumb
stitching, sudden, sharp; hand
stitching, sudden, sharp; fingers
tips of fingers
stitching, sudden, sharp; thumb; tip
stitching, sudden, sharp; knee
from changes of weather
stitching, sudden, sharp; leg
stitching, sudden, sharp; foot
on change of weather
tearing; fingers; extending to chest, elbow, shoulder and wrist
tearing; fingers; extending to wrist
on change of weather
tearing; foot; on change of weather
leg, sensation of paralysis
Skin; chicken pox (see swelling); lower limbs
discoloration; dark coloured
discoloration; greenish yellow
discoloration; bruise-like black and blue; yellowish
discoloration; bruise-like black and blue; in spots
in spots; bluish red
discoloration; yellowish; in spots
discoloration; upper limbs; black; in spots
discoloration; upper limbs; blue; reddish
discoloration; upper limbs; bruising
discoloration; upper limbs; bluish-grey
discoloration; upper limbs; orange coloured
discoloration; upper limbs; red
discoloration; upper limbs; spots
discoloration; upper limbs; yellow; in spots
discoloration; shoulder; blackness in spots
discoloration; upper arm; bruising
discoloration; elbow; spots
discoloration; forearm; bruise-like black and blue
discoloration; hand; black
discoloration; hand; purple
discoloration; hand; back of hand; red
discoloration; fingers; black
discoloration; fingers; blue
discoloration; fingers; white
discoloration; fingers; thumb; black
discoloration; fingers; thumb; white
discoloration; lower limbs; greenish
discoloration; lower limbs; red
discoloration; lower limbs; yellow
discoloration; hips; red
discoloration; thigh; blue; spots
discoloration; knee; leg, black
discoloration; knee; brown, bluish
discoloration; knee; yellow spots
discoloration; foot; blackness
discoloration; foot; blueness
discoloration; foot; red
discoloration; foot; yellow-greyish
discoloration; foot; back of; blue
skin infiltrated with bloody serum; buttocks
itching; like insects crawling on skin; upper limbs
itching; like insects crawling on skin; hand; palm
itching; like insects crawling on skin; foot; sole of foot
out-break on skin; blisters; containing fluid
out-break on skin; upper limbs
out-break on skin; shoulder; blisters
out-break on skin; hand; blisters
out-break on skin; thigh; blisters
out-break on skin; leg; blisters
out-break on skin; foot; blisters
suppurating (producing pus); foot
annual, dark red at first, in hot weather
Tension, tightness; upper limbs
knee; hollow of knee
Tingling, prickling, asleep (see numbness); toes
Weakness; lower limbs
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Anxiety; region of heart
Breast; indurated (hard from inflammation)
indurated (hard from inflammation); right
stitching, sudden, sharp; heart
Skin; discoloration; spots
discoloration; spots; black, mottled
discoloration; spots; mottled
out-breaks on skin; red
Swelling; breast≡ show all authors ...
Blood vessels; veins and arteries swollen from inner pressure
Pain; bones; as if bones broken
Swelling; in general
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