Carya Alba

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Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Carya Alba may help, unprocessed Carya Alba may be best avoided.

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

  GENERAL

General

Carya alba, Nutt. Nat. order, Juglandaceae. Common name, Shellbark or Shagbark hickory.

Authority. Dr. Forsyth, Med. Repos., 11 (N. Am. J. of Hom., 2, 473), effects of eating the nuts (the exclusive diet, for three or four weeks, of a girl 7 years old).

GENERAL SYMPTOMS.

On the least excoriation of the skin, the blood would gush out, of a very dark color.

Blood gushed from gums, nostrils, ears, and several other parts (after seventeen days).

Want of strength.

  FACE

Face

Appearance clay-colored.

Face swollen.

  MOUTH

Lips

Gums swelled, began to bleed and turn black, and she could not move her lips without occasioning a profuse discharge from them.

  CHEST

Respiration

Breathing short.

Respiration difficult.

Heart and pulse

Pulse small and quick.

Pulse weak and irregular.

  SKIN

Skin

Whole body, including face, covered with livid spots, from size of one inch in diameter to that of a pin's head; the largest resembled a bruise, the smaller were sometimes red, resembling flea-bites.

  ABDOMEN

Abdomen

Abdomen much swelled (after seventeen days).

Eating

Appetite for animal food bad.

Stomach

Appetite gone (after seventeen days).

  RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL

Stool

Discharge of black-colored blood by stool (after seventeen days).

  EXTREMITIES, LIMBS

Extremities, limbs

Extremities swollen.

Carya Alba is not available to buy over the counter.