Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Belladonna in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Towards evening drowsiness, with yawning; in the morning feels as if he had not slept enough.
Sleeps much, yet not refreshed.
Sleeps prevented by anxiety.
Sleepy, yet cannot sleep.
Starts as if affright, during sleep and on awaking.
During sleep; singing and talking loud; moaning.
Vivid dreams about murder; street robbers; of danger from fire.
Convulsions commence in arm. θ Epilepsy.
Nausea and vomiting
Hiccoughing eructations; spasm composed partly of eructation, partly of hiccough.
Half suppressed, incomplete eructation.
Nausea in the stomach.
Ineffectual efforts to vomit about midnight, with cold sweat.
Vomiting of mucus; of bile and mucus; of undigested food; watery; can keep nothing down, is pale and weak.
Eating and drinking
Wine aggravates dyspnoea.
After eating putrid taste in mouth.
After drinking beer, internal heat.
Belladonna acts on circular fibres of blood-vessels.
On sphincters, as in spasm of os uteri, etc.
Inflammations of serous and mucous membranes.
Pains along the periosteum.
Ostitis, traumatic, erysipelatous redness of the part.
Red shining swelling of the joints.
Housemaid's knee, acute symptoms.
Engorgement of glands; acute swelling.
Contact, Injuries, etc.
Touch 4, 8, 18, 19, 31. Contact 33. Pressure 3, 8, 17, 19, 21. Jar 21, 23.
Trembling in all the limbs.
Weakness and tottering gait.
Paralytic weakness of all the muscles, especially of feet.
Great restlessness with sudden startings.
Muscles of face, jaw and limbs, agitated by convulsive twitchings.
Spasm of one and paralysis of other side.
Spasmodic motions of body, generally backwards.
Throws body forwards and backwards, while lying, like constant change from emprosthotonos to opisthotonos.
Clenched the teeth together with such force that they could not be opened.
Stiffness of whole body.
Tetanus, while working in hot sun he become unconscious, jaws fixed, head hot, feet cold.
Temperature and weather
Takes cold from having the hair cut.
Open air 3, 33.
Worse in sudden changes, from warm to cold.
Better wrapped up warmly in the room.
Spring boils, etc.
Hot weather worse from sun; from heat 3, 20, 26, 36.
Chill, Fever and Sweat.
Chill in the evening, mostly on arms, with heat of head.
Internal chill, with external burning heat.
Chill and heat alternating.
Coldness of the limbs, with heat of the head.
Shivering running down the back.
Continuous dry, burning heat, with sweat only on the head.
Internal heat with anxiety and restlessness.
Heat of forehead, with cold cheeks; of head, with redness of face and delirium.
Heat predominating; averse to uncovering.
Sweat on the covered parts; with or immediately after the heat, mostly in face; staining the clothing and of empyreumatic smell; during sleep, day or night; ascending from feet to head.
Entire want of sweat.
General sweat suddenly occurring and disappears quickly.
Pains come on suddenly, and after a shorter or longer duration, cease suddenly.
Sudden attacks of violent cramp-like pain in one side of chest, or of abdomen, or loin, or one elbow especially during sleep, causing one to bend the painful part.
With every labor-pain 24.
Right 3, 5, 8, 10, 13, 18, 19, 23, 24, 28, 30, 31, 32, 33. Left 3, 5, 8, 13, 18, 19, 22, 31, 32. In out 3, 5, 19, 32. Out in 28, 31. Above downwards 6, 40. Below upwards 18, 33, 40. Behind forwards 3. Front backwards 8.≡ more ...