Aggravation from Rhus Tox 1m ? Poison ivy ?Is this possible ? Or coincidence .
I took it on Aug 8th for pain , menopause symptoms. I started off with a couple bumps on my right bicep that we’re intensely itchy and in the fold of the elbow . Out tea green oul on it and it vanished in a few days . I shrugged and carried on . By the 17th I had an itchcy mark on my left knee . I scratched it by didn’t think anything of it as I’ve been in the garden and I harvested veggies , weeds , stinging nettle etc . We also live on 100 acres but have never had any issues in 20 yrs here . I have not had poison ivy in 44 years since I was 8 and I was treated by a homeopath at that time . (I did however suffer from fairly severe excess as a kid and that too was treated successfully by anhomeopath)
It continued to be itchy between the 17 and today . I was wearing jeans ð so I forgot about it until it itches the. dabbled some Oil of oregano and tea tree oil on it and forgot about it until 4 am each morning !!! I want to scratch my leg off !!
As of the 24th today it’s gotten larger on the knee - about the size of 2 dimes side by side and it’s raised . Teeny blisters by the looks of things . It has spread to underneath the fold of the left knee. Perhaps from Crossing my legs ?
And the itch is SO intense - it feels
Like it’s everywhere yikes . One little spot feels like a 6” diameter itch!!! So worried it will spread . I have charcoal and vit c powder on it right now .
FWIW the Rhus Tox really helped the muscle, leg and joint pain but now I’m having hot flashes which I rarely have - super annoying and exhausting !
Interesting is that I also gave my 19
Yr old the same remedy in the same day and recorded it - for his excruciating back and shoulder pain and other complaints . He too had itchy rash on the inside of his arm following the remedy BUT he works felling and clearing trees . He said it was nothing just a bit of poison ivy but that he is immune (so is his dad) .
But could we both have had an aggravation to the remedy ? Or I just picked it up from him Maybe or a surface he touched ?
Needless to say I am hesitating taking another remedy if this one is just clearing something?
Any thoughts ?
wendypape on 2020-08-25
I always start with test dose of 30c- you can tell in 24 hours if it
Is helping or doing nothing- then try one more 30c
Or go to 200c.
[Edited by simone717 on 2020-08-25 04:57:09]
♡ simone717 last year
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