Arsenicum Metallicum

Metallic Arsenic

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HPUS indication of Arsenicum Metallicum: Desire to be alone
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Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Arsenicum Metallicum may help, unprocessed Arsenicum Metallicum may be best avoided.

Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Arsenicum Metallicum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.

  MIND

Mind

Behaviour; attempts to escape

Desires, wants; death

Insecure, uncertain, scared; fear; poison; of being poisoned

fear; poison; of being poisoned; night

Memory; weakness of memory; for what was read

  HEAD

Low spirited, memory weak

Desire to be alone

Annoyed by visions, causing her to cry

Head feels too large

Expanded sensation (see swollen); enlarged sensation

Headache

Left-sided headache up to eyes and into ears

Headaches worse stooping and lying down Oedematous swelling of forehead.

Pain, headache; sides; extending to other parts; ear

bursting

  EYES

Eyes

Cornea (transparent part of eye); triangular growth

Pain; morning

afternoon

evening

when using eyes; when reading

when using eyes; while sewing

wind

burning, smarting, gnawing, biting; on rising

  FACE

Face

Red, itching, burning and bloated

Eyes swelled and watery, burn with coryza

Eyes weak, day and gas light unpleasant.

Heat; with running nose

lips

Lips; dryness

Pain

cold applications

lips

burning (see heat); cold water

Skin; discoloration; earthy

Swelling; fluid accumulation

sensation of swelling

  NOSE

Nose

Discharge from nose; burning

wearing away skin

morning

morning; 11 a.m.

hot

thick

yellow

Itching

tip

wings; left

Numbness

Pain

left

evening

Swelling

Discharge

Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked

morning

with inflammation larynx

periodical attacks (see also annual); every twenty-one days

  MOUTH

Mouth

Mouth sore and ulcerated.

Growths, blisters, swellings; ulcers; painful; sore, smarting

Pain; sore

Lips

Growths, blisters, swellings; ulcers; white; left lower lip, inside

Gums and teeth

The tongue coated white, and shows imprint of the teeth

Pain; gums; when touched

as if burnt; gums

sore; gums

Saliva

Dryness

Salivation

Tongue

Discoloration; tongue; green

tongue; white

Saliva; mucus, slime; collection of mucus on tongue (see sticky)

Tongue; jagged edge of tongue

  THROAT

Throat

Inflammation; right

Voice; hoarseness

hoarseness; with running nose

  CHEST

Chest

Oppressed feeling; night

Pain; heart; when lying down; could lie only on left side

region of heart

cutting (sudden sharp pain); heart

afternoon, 4 p.m.

stitching, sudden, sharp; heart

Pulsation; breast bone

Respiration

Accelerated; morning

  BACK AND NECK

Neck

Weakness (tired feeling, in spine); neck

Back

Pain; walking

lumbar (lower half of back)

while walking

spine; irritation; dorsal (shoulder level)

aching; lumbar (lower half of back)

burning; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; between them

spine

Skin; like insects crawling on skin

like insects crawling on skin; morning

  ABDOMEN

Abdomen

Sore pain in liver goes through to shoulders and spine

Pain in spleen down to groin

Pain in breast extends to hip and spleen

Diarrhoea, burning watery stools with relief of pain.

Skin; itching; groin region; extending to knee

Stomach; desires, cravings; alcoholic drinks; brandy

Eating

aversion to certain foods or drinks; wine

Nausea

nausea; morning

  RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL

Rectum

Haemorrhage from anus; during period

Stool

Bloody; during period

  GENITALS ETC

Male

Male; itching; scrotum

ulcers; penis

at tip

at tip; burning

Female

Female; hot; vagina

pain; vagina; during period

Womb

hot; womb

Genitals

Male; perspiration; offensive

Menses

Female; pain; womb (see abdomen, pain); during period

pain; sharp; during period

  EXTREMITIES, LIMBS

Extremities, limbs

Coldness; upper limbs; hands; daytime

upper limbs; hands; with heat; with heat of body

Cracking noise in joints; finger joints

finger joints; when closing the hand

Dryness; knee joint

Heat; hand; palm

hand; palm; dry heat

Heaviness; upper limbs

hip

Movements and positions; lameness; hip; while bathing

lameness; hip; after rising from a seat

lameness; hip; while walking

lameness; thigh

Numbness (see tingling); forearm

hips

Pain; upper arm

hip; left

hip; when lying on hip

hip; extending to other parts; heel

burning; foot; night

during sleep

cutting; forearm

sore, bruised; forearm

stitching, sudden, sharp; upper arm

Pulsation, throbbing; lower limbs

hip; morning

leg

foot; heel

Skin; itching; elbow; point of the elbow

itching; knee

Stiffness; hand

knee

foot

Swollen; not visible

foot; sensation of

  GENERALITIES

Perspiration

Night

Generalities

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)

after stool