Butyricum AcidumA volatile acid obtained chiefly from butter, Acidum butyricum
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Butyricum Acidum may help, unprocessed Butyricum Acidum may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Butyricum Acidum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
▲ MODALITIES ETC
WORSE, at night, fast walking, going upstairs.
Worries over trifles; impulsive thoughts of suicide; constant state of fear and nervousness. Headache makes him apprehensive about trifles; worse going upstairs or rapid motion. Dull, hazy ache of head.
Perspiration on slight exertion. PROFUSE, OFFENSIVE SWEAT OF FEET. Crumbling away of finger-nails.
▲ BACK AND NECK
Back and neck
Tired feeling and dull pain in small of back, worse walking. Pain in ankles and up back of leg. Pain low down in back and extremities.
Poor appetite. Much gas in stomach and bowels. Cramps in pit of stomach, worse at night. Stomach feels heavy and overloaded. Cramp in abdomen below umbilicus. Bowels irregular. Stool accompanied by pain and straining.
Pronounced sleeplessness; dreams of serious nature while asleep.