Abies NigraBlack Spruce, Abies Nig, Abies n
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Abies Nigra may help, unprocessed Abies Nigra may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Abies Nigra in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
A powerful and long-acting remedy, in various forms of disease, whenever the characteristic stomach symptoms are present. Most of the symptoms are associated with the gastric disturbances. In dyspeptic troubles of the aged, with functional heart symptoms; also after Thea Sinensis Tea or tobacco. Constipation. Pain in external meatus.
▲ MODALITIES ETC
WORSE after eating.
Compare: (Lump in stomach - China China Bryonia Bry. Pulsatilla Puls.) also other Conifers - Thuja Thuja, Sabina Sabina, Cupressus Cupressus (painful indigestion) also Nux Vomica Nux-v. Kali Carb Kali-c.
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; unhappy; sadness, mental depression
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; dull, sluggish
▲ VERTIGO, DIZZINESS
Hot, with flushed cheeks
Dull during the day, wakeful at night
Unable to think.
Painful sensation, as if something were lodged in the chest and had to be coughed up; lungs feel compressed
Cannot be fully expanded
Worse coughing; water brash succeeds cough
Choking sensation in throat
Dyspnea; worse lying down: Sharp, cutting pain in heart; HEART’S action heavy and slow; tachycardia, bradycardia.
▲ BACK AND NECK
Pain in small of back
Rheumatic pains and aching in bones.
Stomach; Pain in stomach always comes on after eating
Sensation of a lump that hurts, As if a hard-boiled egg had lodged in the cardiac end of stomach; continual distressing constriction just above the pit of the stomach, as if everything were knotted up
Bladder; urination; frequent
urination; delayed, difficult; must press; a long time before able to start
urination; delayed, difficult; must press; painful and frequent urination with disposition to sit and strain a long time, after which few drops pass
Stomach; appetite; increased (hunger in general); noon
appetite; increased (hunger in general); night
appetite; ravenous, excessive; noon
appetite; ravenous, excessive; night
appetite; ravenous, excessive; prevents sleep
appetite; lacking, no appetite; morning
desires, cravings; cucumbers
burping, belching; empty
burping, belching; fluid
heaviness, weight, oppression (see fullness)
sensation of lump; after eating
sensation of lump; stone
pressing; as from a weight
sore, bruised, beaten (tenderness)
Total loss of appetite in morning, but great craving for food at noon and night
▲ RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL
▲ FEVER AND CHILL
Fever and chill
Alternate heat and cold; chronic intermittent fever, with pain in Stomach.
Sleep and dreams
Wakeful and restless at night, with hunger
Disturbed; by hunger
Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; from hunger
Eating and food; after eating
Lying down; lying down
pressing; as from load
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)