Allium CepaRed Onion, Cepa, Alium Cepa
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Allium Cepa may help, unprocessed Allium Cepa may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Allium Cepa in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
A picture of coryza, with Acrid nasal discharge and laryngeal symptoms, eye secretion BLAND; singers’ cold, Worse in warm room and toward evening; better in open air is presented by this remedy. Specially adapted to phlegmatic patients; colds in Damp cold weather. Neuralgic pains, Like a fine thread, following amputations or injuries to nerves. Traumatic chronic neuritis. Burning in nose, mouth, throat, bladder and skin. Sensation of glowing heat on different parts of the body.
WORSE, in the evening, in warm room.
BETTER, in open air, and in cold room.
Catarrhal headache, mostly in forehead; Worse in warm room towards evening
Thread-like pains in face
Headache ceases during menses; returns when flow disappears.
Pain, headache; evening
eyes and vision (affecting or affected by); on closing eyes
with running or blocked nose
Much BURNING and smarting lachrymation
Sensitive to light
Eyes suffused and watery; profuse; BLAND lachrymation, better in open air
Burning in eyelids.
of catarrh from cold
Pain; burning, smarting, gnawing, biting
burning, smarting, gnawing, biting; must rub
with running nose
Copious, watery and extremely acrid discharge
Feeling of a lump at root of nose
Discharge from nose; blood
wearing away skin
from left nostril
with bland discharge from eyes
Sneezing, especially when entering a warm room
Running or blocked nose (coryza)
annual (hay fever)
in warm room
from the odour of peaches
after north east wind
Larynx (voice box); supports larynx on coughing
larynx; on coughing
grasps the larynx
as if something were being torn loose
cutting; larynx; on coughing
tearing; larynx; on coughing
Tickling in the air passages; larynx
hacking cough on inspiring cold air
tickling in larynx
sensation as if larynx is split and torn
oppressed breathing from pressure in middle of chest
Constricted feeling in region of epiglottis
Pain extending to ear.
Respiratory allergies (including hayfever)
tears; burning, stinging
running nose; burning, stinging
In cold air
Hacking cough; cold air
from tickling in larynx
Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); from irritation in air passages; in larynx
Painful to cough
Stomach; Canine hunger
Pain in pyloric region
Pains in left hypogastrium
Colic sitting, moving about.
Sensation of weakness in bladder and urethra
Increased secretion of urine with coryza
Urine red with much pressure and burning in urethra.
Pain; groin region
Rumbling, offensive flatus
Skin forming on the surface of urine (includes fatty); rainbow coloured
Ulcers on heel
Painful affections of fingers about nails
Neuralgia of stump
Bad effects from getting feet wet
Limbs, especially arms, feel sore and tired.
Sleep and dreams
Yawning with headache and drowsiness
Gaping in deep sleep
Wakes at 2 A.m.
Mucous secretions increased
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold air