Baptisia Tinctoria

Wild Indigo, Indigo Naturalis, Baptis, Baptisia, Baptisa
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Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Baptisia Tinctoria may help, unprocessed Baptisia Tinctoria may be best avoided.

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

  GENERAL - Baptisia Tinctoria


The symptoms of Baptisia Tinctoria are of an asthenic type, simulating low fevers, Septic conditions of the blood, malarial poisoning, and extreme prostration. Indescribable sick feeling. Great muscular soreness and putrid phenomena always are present. All the secretions are offensive - breath, stool, urine, sweat, etc. Epidemic influenza. Chronic intestinal toxaemia of children with fetid stools and eructations.

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  MODALITIES ETC - Baptisia Tinctoria


Worse; humid heat; fog; indoors.

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  RELATIONSHIPS - Baptisia Tinctoria


Compare: Bryonia Bryonia and Arsenicum Album Arsenic may be needed to complete the favorable reaction. Ailanthus Ailanthus differs, being more painful. Baptisia Tinctoria more painless. Rhus Tox Rhus; Muriaticum Acidum Muriat. Acid; Arsenic; Bryonia Bryon.; Arnica Arnica; Echinacea Purpurea Echinac. Pyrogenium Pyrogen. Baptisia Tinctoria confusia ( Pain in right jaw and oppression in left hypochondrium, producing dyspnoea and necessity to assume erect position.)

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  MIND - Baptisia Tinctoria


Wild, wandering feeling

Inability to think

Mental confusion

Ideas confused

Illusion of divided personality

Thinks he is broken or double, and tosses about the bed trying to get pieces together ( Cajeput.) Delirium, wandering, muttering

Perfect indifference

Falls asleep while being spoken to

Melancholia, with stupor.

Aversions, dislikes; open air

aversion to mental work


Delirium; night

Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion; as if intoxicated

impaired thinking; dull, sluggish

Restlessness, nervousness

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  VERTIGO, DIZZINESS - Baptisia Tinctoria


Vertigo; pressure at root of nose

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  HEAD - Baptisia Tinctoria

Confused, swimming feeling

Skin of forehead feels tight; seems drawn to back of head

Feels too large, Heavy, numb

Soreness of eyeballs

Brain feels sore

Stupor; falls asleep while spoken to

Eyelids heavy.

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  FACE - Baptisia Tinctoria


Besotted look

Dark red

Pain at root of nose

Muscles of jaw rigid.

Expression; besotted

Skin; discoloration; bluish

discoloration; dark

discoloration; red

dark red

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  NOSE - Baptisia Tinctoria


Sense of fullness

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  MOUTH - Baptisia Tinctoria


Breath fetid

Dry and brown in center, with dry and glistening edges; surface cracked and sore

Can swallow liquids only; least solid food gags.

Thrush (whitish flakes)

Gums and teeth

Teeth and gums sore, ulcerated

Discoloration; gums; redness; dark

Teeth; deposits on teeth during illness (see mucus)


tongue feels burned; yellowish-brown; edges red and shining

Discoloration; tongue; brown

Growths, blisters, swellings; ulcers; tongue


Taste flat, bitter

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  THROAT - Baptisia Tinctoria


Dark redness of tonsils and soft palate

Constriction, contraction of oesophagus ( Cajeput.) Great difficulty in swallowing solid food

Painless sore throat, and offensive discharge

Contraction at cardiac orifice.

Discoloration; redness; dark red

redness; uvula (lobe at back of mouth)

Inflammation; painless

tonsils; painless



Spasms, convulsions etc.; gullet

gullet; can only swallow liquids

gullet; on swallowing

closing gullet

Swallowing; difficult; solids

Swelling; tonsils

Ulcers; throat at back of mouth

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  CHEST - Baptisia Tinctoria


Pain; sore, bruised; breast; nipples


Lungs feel compressed, breathing difficult; seeks open window

Fears going to sleep on account of nightmare and Sense of suffocation

Constriction of chest.

Back and Extremities.

Neck tired

Stiffness and pain, aching and drawing in arms and legs

Pain in sacrum, around hips and legs

Sore and bruised


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  SKIN - Baptisia Tinctoria


Livid spots all over body and limbs

Burning and heat in skin ( Arsenicum Album Arsenic) Putrid ulcers with stupor, low delirium and prostration.

Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; offensive

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  ABDOMEN - Baptisia Tinctoria


Gastric fever

No appetite

Constant desire for water

Sinking feeling at stomach

Pain in epigastric region

Feeling of hard substance ( Abies Nigra Abies Nig.) All symptoms worse from beer ( Kali Bich Kali-bich.) Cardiac orifice contracted convulsively and ulcerative inflammation of stomach and bowels.

Right side markedly affected

Distended and rumbling

Soreness over region of gall-bladder, with diarrhoea

Stools very Offensive, thin, dark, bloody

Soreness of abdomen, in region of liver

Dysentery of old people.

Pain; sore, bruised, tenderness, etc.


Stomach; Can swallow only liquids, vomiting due to spasm of oesophagus

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  RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL - Baptisia Tinctoria


Diarrhoea; painless



Odour; offensive


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  GENITALS ETC - Baptisia Tinctoria



Odour; offensive


Male; inflammation; testes


Female; Threatened miscarriage from mental depression, shock, watching, low fevers

Lochia acrid, fetid

Puerperal fever.


Menses too early, too profuse

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  EXTREMITIES, LIMBS - Baptisia Tinctoria

Extremities, limbs

Pain; sore, bruised

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  FEVER AND CHILL - Baptisia Tinctoria

Fever and chill

Chill, with rheumatic pains and soreness all over body

Heat all over, with occasional chills

Chill about 11 a.m

Adynamic fevers

Typhus fever

Shipboard fever.

In the open air


Fever without chill; night

Continued fever


dazed from fever

Infectious fevers

Septic fever (see infectious, continued, from childbirth, etc.)

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  GENERALITIES - Baptisia Tinctoria

Sleep and dreams

Sleepless and restless

Nightmare and frightful dreams

Cannot get herself together, feels scattered about bed

Falls asleep while answering a question.



Falling asleep; when answering

Sleepiness, tiredness


Aversion to open air

Pain; sore, bruised; externally

sore, bruised; internally

Symptoms not symmetrical; right

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)