AlumenCommon Potash Alum, Alumen Crudum
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Alumen may help, unprocessed Alumen may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Alumen in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Burning pain as if weight on top of head better by pressure of hand
Mucous membrane red and swollen
Tickling in throat
Tendency to throat colds
Enlarged and indurated tonsils
Burning pain down the oesophagus
Every cold settles in throat
Constriction of oesophagus.
Heart; Palpitation, From lying down on right side.
Hemoptysis, great weakness of chest; difficult to expel mucus
Copious, ropy morning expectoration in old people
Ulcers, with indurated base
To be thought of in indurated glands, epithelioma, etc.; veins become varicose and bleed
Indurations resulting from long-continued inflammatory irritations
Glands inflame and harden
Alopecia, Scrotal eczema and on back of penis.
Constipation of the most aggravated kind
No desire to stool for days
Violent ineffectual urging to stool
No ability to expel stool
Marble-like masses pass, but rectum still feels full
Itching after stool
Itching in anus
Long lasting pain and smarting in rectum after stool; also hemorrhoids
Yellow, like an infant’s
Hemorrhage from bowels.
inactivity of rectum
like sheep dung
Knotty, nodular, lumpy
Chronic gonorrhoea, yellow with little lumps along urethra
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); discharge; sharp mucous or pus
an.; Conium Mac Con.) Chronic yellow vaginal discharge
Aphthous patches in vagina ( Caulophyllum Thalictroides Caul.) Menses watery.
Female; Tendency to induration of neck of uterus and mammary glands ( Carb)
Weakness of all muscles, especially arms and legs
Constricted feeling around limbs.