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 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.
Twelfth potency.≡ show all authors ...
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.) Eel Serum (heart and kidney diseases. Failure of compensation and impending asystole).≡ show all authors ...
Lips and tongue swollen, livid, protruding
Tongue dry, brown, black
Speech difficult.≡ more ...
Skin peels in large plates
Lymphangioma, boils, carbuncles, with Bursting sensation, relieved by elevating parts.≡ more ...
Violent pain in enlarged liver, with jaundice and fever; extends to shoulder and hip.≡ more ...
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.
Fullness; hand; veins of hand≡ more ...