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Arsenicum Album - Head symptoms - Hahnemann

Arsenious Acid, Arsenic, Arsenicum, Ars. Alb, Ars Alb, Arsenic alb, Ars.

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HPUS indication of Arsenicum Album: Vomiting
Common symptoms: Vomiting, Worry, Chills, Diarrhea, Bruises.

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

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Numb feeling in the head.

Silly in the head, after sleeping.

Confused feeling in the head.

Stupefaction in the head as from precipitate haste in performing an excessive amount of work, with internal restlessness (aft. 2 d.).

Sensation of reeling in the head.

Sensation as if beaten on the front of the head.

Heavy and confused sensation in the head, so that he cannot easily rise; he has to lie down.

Great heaviness in the head, especially when standing and sitting.

Great heaviness in the head, with roaring in the ears; it goes off in the open air, but at once returns when coming again into the room (aft. 16 h.).

Excessive heaviness of the head, as if the brain was pressed down by a load, with roaring in the ears, in the morning after rising from bed (aft. 24 h.).

Tearing in the head and at the same time in the right eye.

Tearing stitches in the left temple.

Sharp, hard throbbing, like chopping, in the whole head, as if it would drive her skull apart, at night (about 2 A.M.), with an outbreak of perspiration.

On motion, a sensation as if the brain was moving and beat against the skull.

On motion of the head, the brain feels as if shaking about, with pressure on it, in walking.

Clicking sensation in the head, over the ear, when walking.

Swelling of the head.

Swelling of the whole head.

Swelling of the head and face.

Extraordinary swelling of the head and face.

Swelling of the skin of the head, the face, the eyes, the neck and the chest, with natural color.

Itching gnawing on the head.

Gnawing itching on the whole head, inciting to scratch.

Two large pimples on the forehead between the eyebrows, inciting to scratching, discharging bloody water, and filled next day with pus.


Pains in the head.

Headache of excessive severity.

Headache in the occiput.

Semilateral headache.

Headache, for several days, immediately relieved by applying cold water, but on removing it is much worse than before.

Headache above the left eye, very severe in the evening and at night.

Periodic headache.

Stupefying, pressive headache, especially in the forehead, in every position.

Stupefying, pressive headache, especially on the right side of the forehead, just above the right eyebrow, paining as if sore on wrinkling his forehead.

Stupefying, pressive headache, chiefly on the forehead, with fine stitches on the left temporal region, near the outer canthus, when walking and standing, passing off when sitting (aft. 2 ½ h.).

Pain, as from a bruise, on one side of the head, in the morning immediately on rising from bed (aft. 12 h.).

Pain in the forehead and above the nose, as from a bruise or sore, going off for short time by rubbing.

Heaviness of the head with pressive pain, in the morning (aft. 72 h.).

Pressive pain in the right temporal region, in all positions (aft. 3 h.).

Pressive, drawing pain in the right side of the forehead (aft. 2 ¾ h.).

Pressive, stitch-like pain in the left temple, not passing off by touching (aft. 2 ½ h.).

Tension in the head; headache, as if stretched.

Pinching headache above the eyes, soon passing away.

Drawing headache under the coronal suture, for several hours every afternoon.

Tearing pains in the occiput.

Headache, composed of tearing and heaviness, with drowsy weariness during the day (aft. 4 d.).

Stitch-like pain in the left temple, which ceased on touching part.

Throbbing headache in the forehead, just above the root of the nose.

Violently throbbing headache in the forehead, on motion.

Violently throbbing headache in the whole head, especially in the forehead, with nausea on raising himself in bed.

Hammering, like blows of a hammer in the temples, very painful, at noon and at midnight for half hour, after which for a couple of hours she feels paralyzed in the body.

Dull throbbing headache in one half of the head, extending to above the eyes.

The skin of the head pains when touched as if festering.

Pains as from a bruise on the external head, aggravated when touched.

Contractive pain in the head.

Pimples on the left temple, inciting to scratching, and discharging bloody water, and, after rubbing, pain as if sore.


Painfulness of the hair on being touched.

Falling out of the hair of the head.

Formication on the integument of the occiput, as if the roots of the hairs moved.

Burning pain on the hairy scalp.

Burning itching on the hairy scalp.

Painful itching like ulceration, inciting to scratching on the whole hairy scalp, which pains all over, but chiefly on the occiput, as if from suffused blood (aft. 7 h.).

A pimple covered with scurf on the left side of the hairy scalp, inciting to scratching, and painful when rubbing as if festering underneath (aft. 2 h.).

Eruptive pimples on the whole hairy scalp, which pain, on rubbing and touching, as if festering below, or as if suffused with blood (aft. 11 h.).

Innumerable pimples, very red, upon the hairy scalp.

Eruption of pustules with burning pain, on the hairy scalp and in the face.

Corrosive ulcers on the hairy scalp.

Ulcerous scab, a finger's breadth in thickness, on the hairy scalp, falling off a few weeks later.

Ulcerous scab, on the hairy scalp, to the middle of the forehead.

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