Castanea VescaChestnut Leaves, Castanea
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Castanea Vesca may help, unprocessed Castanea Vesca may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Castanea Vesca in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
A useful remedy in Whooping-cough, especially in the early stage, with dry, ringing, violent, spasmodic cough. Desire for warm drinks. Very thirsty. Loss of appetite. Diarrhoea. Thick urine. Lumbago, weak back, can hardly straighten up.
Compare: Pertussinum Pertussin - Whooping-cough (when symptoms return again after being allayed. Drosera Rotundifolia Dros.; Mephitis Mephitica Mephitis; Naphthalin Naphtha.; Ammonium Bromatum Ammon. Brom.)
Restlessness, nervousness; night
▲ VERTIGO, DIZZINESS
From heat; of sun
Lying down; in a cool room
When lying down; in a cool room
Pain, headache; lying down; while lying on back
from warmth; from exposure to sun
lying on back
Stomach; desires, cravings; warm drinks
Pain; pressing; after dinner
▲ RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL
Sleep and dreams
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)