Calcarea CausticaCalcarea calcinata, Calciumoxid, Calcaria pura, Calcium calcinatum, Calcium oxydatum, Calc-cal., Oxydum calcium, Calx viva
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Calcarea Caustica may help, unprocessed Calcarea Caustica may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Calcarea Caustica in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Left sided symptoms.
More acute symptoms than Calc-c.
It has rapidly dispelled all inflammatory action in cases of appendicitis, and has removed all suffering in an aggravated case of phagedenic piles.
The Calc. worse from working in water - pains in hands and feet after a foot-bath.
Aqua Calcis. Ca H2 O2. Quicklime is slaked in distilled water. Afterwards alcohol is added and the clear liquid decanted.
Restlessness, nervousness; night
Pain, headache; affected by certain foods and drinks (improved, brought on or aggravated); beer
certain movements; frowning
boring, digging, screwing; forehead; over eyes
Pain; tearing; corner; inner
stitching, sudden, sharp; extending outward
tearing in; behind the ear; right
tearing; cheek bones; right
Running or blocked nose (coryza); dry; left
Discoloration; tongue; green
Pain; burning; gullet; while drinking
burning; gullet; when swallowing; water
▲ BACK AND NECK
Skin; out-breaks on skin; blisters; neck
Pain; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; between; while sitting
aching; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; between them
aching; lumbar (lower half of back); movement
aching; lumbar (lower half of back); after washing
stitching, sudden, sharp, shooting; lumbar (lower half of back)
tearing; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; between shoulder blades
tearing; coccyx (bottom tip of spine)
Skin; out-breaks on skin; blisters
Shivering; extending down the back
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; hip; extending to other parts; downward
stitching, sudden, sharp; knee; while walking
stitching, sudden, sharp; foot; sole
tearing; joints; on exertion by pulling
tearing; knee; hollow of knee
tearing; foot; heel