Argentum NitricumNitrate Of Silver, Arg. Nit, Argent. Nit, Argentum Nit, Argent Nit, Arg N
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Argentum Nitricum may help, unprocessed Argentum Nitricum may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Argentum Nitricum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
In Argentum Nitricum the neurotic effects are very marked, many brain and spinal symptoms presenting themselves which give certain indications for its homeopathic employment. Symptoms of incoordination, loss of control and want of balance everywhere, mentally and physically; Trembling in affected parts. Is an irritant of mucous membranes, producing violent inflammation of the throat, and a marked gastro-enteritis. Very characteristic is the great Desire for sweets, the splinter-like pains, and free muco-purulent discharge in the inflamed and ulcerated mucous membranes. Sensation as if a part were expanding and other errors of perception are characteristic. Withered up and dried constitutions present a favorable field for its action, especially when associated with unusual or long continued mental exertion. Head symptoms often determine the choice of Argentum Nitricum. Pains increase and decrease gradually. Flatulent state and prematurely aged look. Explosive belching, especially in neurotics. Upper abdominal affections brought on by undue mental exertion. Paraplegia Myelitis and disseminated sclerosis of brain and cord. Intolerance of heat. Sensation of a sudden pinch (Dudgeon). Destroys red blood corpuscles, producing anemia.≡ show all authors ...
▲ MODALITIES ETC
WORSE, warmth in any form; at night; from cold food; SWEETS; after eating; at menstrual period; from emotions, Left side.
BETTER, from eructation; fresh air; COLD; pressure.≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Arsenicum Album Ars.; Merc Viv Merc.; Phosphorus Phos.; Pulsatilla Pulsat.; Argent. Cyanatum N/A (angina pectoris; asthma, spasm of oesophagus); Argent- Jodat ( Throat disorders, hoarseness, gland affected.) Protargol (gonorrhoea after acute stage 2 percent. solution; syphilitic mucous patches, chancres and chancroids, 10 percent solution applied twice a day; ophthalmia neonatorum, 2 drops of 10 percent. solution).; Argent. Phosphorus Phosph ( An excellent diuretic in dropsy.); Argent. Oxyd. Chlorosis with menorrhagia and diarrhoea.).
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Thinks his understanding will and must fail
Fearful and nervous; impulse to jump out of window
Faintish and tremulous
Melancholic, apprehensive of serious disease
Time passes slowly ( Cann N/A )
ind.) Memory weak
Errors of perception
Impulsive; wants to do things in a hurry ( Lilium Tigrinum Lilium) Peculiar mental impulses
Fears and anxieties and hidden irrational motives for actions.
Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions
about self; circumstances; is despised
about self; circumstances; deserted, forsaken
Desires, wants; company
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; impulsive
indifference, apathy, etc.; when in society
Hurry; for the appointed time to arrive
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; dull, sluggish
impaired thinking; dull, sluggish; children
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety
anxiety; anticipating an engagement
anxiety; while walking; and so walks faster
of being alone (see company)
when ready to go to church or opera
Memory; weakness of memory
Talking, conversation; contrary (see obstinate, irritable)
far-fetched objection against whatever was proposed≡ more ...
Emotional disturbances cause appearance of hemi-cranial attacks
Sense of Expansion
Brain-fag, with general debility and trembling
Aching in frontal eminence, with Enlarged feeling in corresponding eye
Hemicrania; bones of head feel as if separated.
Expanded sensation (see swollen); enlarged sensation
enlarged sensation; during pregnancy
Headache with coldness and trembling
Headache from mental exertion, from dancing
Boring pain; Better on tight bandaging and pressure
Pain, headache; from emotions; nervous
pressure; constricting head
sides; one side
boring, digging, screwing; forehead; above eyebrows; left
Itching of scalp
Skin and scalp; like insects crawling on skin≡ more ...
Inner canthi Swollen and red
Spots before the vision
Photophobia in warm room
Great swelling of conjunctiva; Discharge abundant and purulent
Chronic ulceration of margin of lids; sore, thick, swollen
Unable to keep eyes fixed steadily
Eye-strain from sewing; worse in warm room
Aching, tired feeling in eyes, better closing or pressing upon them
Useful in restoring power to the weakened ciliary muscles
Paretic condition of ciliary muscle
Acute granular conjunctivitis
Ulcer in cornea.
Lids; lids turned outward
excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed)
thickening of lids
eyes closed; in melancholy
Conjunctiva (external lining of eye); swelling
redness; open air
redness; while reading
redness; while sewing
Discharges of mucus or pus; from out-breaks on skin
from being over fire. cold air and cold applications relieve
wounds; conjunctiva (external lining of eye)
Pain; open air
Intolerance of light (photophobia)
after straining the eyes
dilated; before epilepsy
Swellings; painful boil, shedding skin and tissues (carbuncles)
Colours and shapes in front of eyes; colours; grey; snake-like shapes
Exertion of vision
Long-sighted (near objects blurred)
Moving≡ more ...
Sunken, old, pale, and bluish
Old man’s look; tight drawing of skin over bones.
Expression; old looking
Lips; discoloration; bluish
Skin; discoloration; dirty looking
discoloration; yellow≡ more ...
Loss of smell
Ulcers in septum
Coryza, will chilliness, lachrymation, and headache.≡ more ...
Gums and teeth
Gums tender and bleed easily
Pain in sound teeth
Tongue has prominent papillae; tip is red and painful
Discoloration; tongue; red; tip
Pain; tongue; tip
Taste coppery, like ink
Tongue; taste buds; erect≡ more ...
Much Thick mucus in throat and mouth causes hawking
Raw, rough and sore
Sensation of a splinter in throat on swallowing
Dark redness of throat catarrh of smokers, with tickling as of hair in throat
Larynx (voice box); scraping, clearing
Choking, constricting; when clearing the throat (see retching)
redness; dark red
redness; uvula (lobe at back of mouth)
as from a splinter
hoarseness; from talking
singers≡ more ...
Heart; angina pectoris
tumultuous, violent, intense
Pain; feels like a splinter
High notes cause cough
Suffocative cough, as if from a hair in throat
Chest feels as if a bar were around it
Palpitation, pulse irregular and intermittent; worse lying on Right side; (Alumen Alumen.) Painful spots in chest
Angina pectoris, nightly worse
Many people in a room seem to take away his breath.
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Brown, tense, and hard
Drawing in skin, as from a spider-web, or dried albuminous substance, withered and dried up
Irregular blotches.≡ more ...
▲ BACK AND NECK
Spine sensitive with nocturnal pains, (Oxalicum Acidum Oxal)
acid.) Paraplegia; posterior spinal sclerosis.
Heaviness, weight; sacrum (base of spine); like a weight≡ more ...
Stomach; Belching accompanies most gastric ailments
Painful spot over stomach that radiates to all parts of the abdomen
Gnawing ulcerating pain; burning and constriction
Great craving for sweats
Gastritis of drunkards
Ulcerative pain in left side under ribs
Trembling and throbbing in stomach
Ulceration of stomach, With radiating pain
Desire for cheese and salt.
Colic, With much flatulent distention
Stitchy ulcerative pain on left side of stomach, below short ribs.
Sensitive to clothing
Pain; night; midnight
pressing; before stool
sore, bruised, tenderness, etc.; behind lower ribs; during diarrhoea
Sense of weakness
Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire)
urination; painful or difficult urination
urination; feeble stream (slow)
urination; involuntary, incontinence
night, bed wetting
urination; unconscious; no feeling in urethra (urinary part of genitals)
Stomach; desires, cravings; salt things
desires, cravings; sweets
distended (swollen from inner pressure)
large quantities of wind
on breathing in deeply
retching; during diarrhoea
retching; when hawking mucus from throat at back of mouth
Ineffectual effort at eructation
Flatulence; Painful swelling of pit
Nausea, retching, vomiting of glairy mucus
vomiting; during diarrhoea
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▲ RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL
from emotions; excitement
as before theatre
after certain foods or drinks; from drinking water
after certain foods or drinks; sugar
Watery, noisy, flatulent; Green, like chopped spinach, with shreddy mucus and enormous distention of abdomen; very offensive
Diarrhoea immediately after eating or drinking
Fluids go right through him; after sweets
After any emotion with flatulence
Itching of anus.
like spinach in flatulence
night≡ more ...
▲ GENITALS ETC
Urine passes unconsciously, day and night
Urethra inflamed, with pain, burning, itching; pain as from a splinter
Urine scanty and dark
Emission of a few drops after having finished
Early stage of gonorrhoea; profuse discharge and terrible cutting pains; bloody urine.
Male; erections; painful (see urethra)
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); painful during erection
discharge; strong and sharp (acrid)
numbness; sensation absent, when urinating
pain; burning; during urination
Female; pain; vagina; during sexual intercourse
Erection falls when coition is attempted
Intense spasm of chest muscles
Orgasms at night
Nervous erethism at change of life
Leucorrhoea profuse, with erosion of cervix
Female; metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); after sexual intercourse
Gastralgia at beginning of menses
Uterine hemorrhage, two weeks after menses; painful affections of left ovary.≡ more ...
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Cannot walk with eyes closed
Trembling, with general debility
Paralysis, with mental and abdominal symptoms
Rigidity of Calves
Debility in calves especially
Walks and stands unsteadily, especially when unobserved
Numbness of arms
Post-diphtheritic paralysis (after Gel.).
Heaviness; upper limbs
lower limbs; afternoon
Movements and positions; trembling
trembling; lower limbs
Numbness (see tingling)
Paralysis; lower limbs
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▲ FEVER AND CHILL
Fever and chill
Chills with nausea
Chilly when uncovered, yet feels smothered if wrapped up.≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Sleepless, from fancies before his imagination; horrible dreams of snakes, and of sexual gratification
Convulsions; without consciousness
General physical anxiety
Blood vessels; excited, rapid blood flow
Eating and food; sweets
Inflammation; hair follicles
sensation of splinters
In women; symptoms during period
Sensitive; intolerance of clothing
Symptoms not symmetrical; left
Walking; in open air
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); periodical