Causticum - Extremities, Limbs symptoms

Hahnemann's Tinctura acris sine Kali, Kali hydr, Kali hyd, Caustic, Causticum hahnemanni

Boiron and HomeodelWHP - Washington HomeopathicHylands and Standard Homeopathic
Available in 2X-30X, 200X, 2C-30C, 200C, 1M-50M, CM from $6.50
Purchase options
 
HPUS indication of Causticum: Hoarseness

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

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

< < Causticum - main page

EXTREMITIES, LIMBS

Extremities, limbs

Left-sided sciatica, with numbness

Paralysis of single parts

Dull, tearing pain in hands and arms

Heaviness and weakness

Tearing joints

Unsteadiness of Muscles of forearm and hand

Numbness; loss of sensation in hands

Contracted tendons

Weak ankles

Cannot walk without suffering

Rheumatic tearing in limbs; better by warmth, especially heat of bed

Burning in joints

Slow in learning to walk

Unsteady walking and easily falling

Restless legs at night

Cracking and tension in knees; stiffness in hollow of knee

Itching on dorsum of feet.

Arthritic nodules

finger joints

toes

Awkwardness

lower limbs

stumbling when walking

Chilliness; upper limbs

Coldness

in paralysed limb

upper limbs

morning

forearm

hands

hands; icy

fingers

lower limbs; sensation of coldness

lower limbs; leg

left; during chill

lower limbs; ankles

lower limbs; foot

mental exertion

soles

shoulder

in epilepsy

hip; left

Constriction; sensation as if bandaged; elbow

elbow

Contraction of muscles and tendons

joints

upper arm; tendons

elbow; bend of elbow

elbow; tendons contracted as if flexed

forearm

wrist; shortening of tendons

hand

palm

tendons of hand

fingers

spasmodic

flexors

lower limbs

thigh; hip flexors (top, front of thigh)

thigh; hamstrings

hollow of knee

leg; calf

foot

Cracking noise in joints; joints of lower limbs

knee

when descending stairs

while walking

ankle

bending; side to side

false step

foot

Cramps

joints

upper limbs

midnight, woken by cramps

hand

buttocks

hip

knee; hollow of knee

leg

calf

morning; in bed

night

in bed

Achilles tendon

night in bed

foot

on stretching

sole

sole; on stretching

toes

Dislocation, spontaneous; hip

Pulling up limbs

Emaciated, extremely thin; foot

Sensation of enlargement; fingers; when touching something

Liability to fall over

Fullness; hand

hand; when taking hold of anything

foot; sole of foot, veins network looks as if marbled

Hands and feet; clenching fingers (see extremities; convulsions, contraction); thumbs

clenching fingers (see extremities; convulsions, contraction); thumbs; in epilepsy

corns

boring

burning

painful

pressing

stinging

nails; crippled; finger nails

nails; crippled; toe nails

nails; ingrown toe nails

Letting limbs hang down

Heat; foot

foot; evening

Heaviness; tired limbs

morning

late morning

night

upper limbs

right

while writing

hand

while writing

lower limbs

morning; in bed

knee

leg

night

foot

night

night; in bed

after walking

Diseased hip-joint (see pain in hip)

Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); fingers

indurated (hard from inflammation); fingers; tendons of

joints

synovitis (pain and swelling from inside joint)

toes

Movements and positions; chorea (convulsive twitching, involuntary movements of limbs)

chorea (convulsive twitching, involuntary movements of limbs); from fear

making movements (see mind; gestures); movement during sleep

constant movement; during sleep

convulsion

convulsive movement

upper limbs

upper limbs; left

upper limbs; up and down after exertion

hand

flexed; limbs feel pulled; inwards; thumbs

flexed; limbs feel pulled; upwards

on stepping

flexed; upper limbs; left

flexed; upper limbs; spasmodically

flexed; finger (see extremities; hands and feet; clenching)

incoordination

ataxia

jerking

knocked together; knees

lameness

upper limbs

forearm

lower limbs

thigh

movement of upper limbs; convulsive

movement of leg

night, in sleep

convulsive

trembling

paralysed parts

upper limbs

upper limbs; while writing

forearm

forearm; while writing

hand

hand; right

hand; evening

hand; on holding objects; on holding them out

hand; with pain

hand; while writing

lower limbs

lower limbs; when climbing stairs

lower limbs; during period

leg

leg; on climbing ladder

leg; when indoors

twitching

evening

upper limbs

upper limbs; morning

upper arm

elbow

forearm

forearm; while writing

hand

fingers

fingers; while writing

lower limbs

thigh

knee

knee; afternoon

knee; knee cap

leg

Nodes (see bony growth (exostosis))

Numbness (see tingling)

left

upper limbs

hand

fingers

morning

tips of fingers

first finger

thumb

thumb; painful

knee

morning

leg

morning

ankle

foot

while lying

sitting

heel

heel; stepping

toes

walking

Pain

during chill

after slight exertion

during influenza

on beginning to move

in paralysed parts

comes on suddenly

rheumatic

in injured parts

wandering, shifting

warmth

wet weather

in bones

flexor muscles

morning

late morning

joints

morning

late morning

gouty

rheumatic

warmth

nails

upper limbs

right

night

paralysed limb

comes on suddenly

when stretching out

taking hold of anything

warmth

extending to other parts; to back

shoulder

morning

night

on movement

on movement; of arm

paralytic

rheumatic

elbow

gout

warmth

at bend of elbow

at bend of elbow; on stretching arm

point of the elbow

forearm; paralytic

forearm; ulna (bone, opposite side to thumb)

hand; warmth, external

fingers

cold

putting hands in warm water

joints

nails

nails; when touched

nails; under the nails

nails; under the nails; when touched

finger tips

finger tips; evening

first finger; paralytic

thumb; paralytic

thumb; joints; pulsating

lower limbs

morning

from exertion

beginning to move

comes on suddenly

rheumatic

sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh)

sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh); cold

sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh); coughing

sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh); warmth

sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh); warmth; of bed

warmth

warmth; warmth of bed

extending to other parts; downward

buttocks

hip

left

on coughing

on movement; on beginning to move

comes on suddenly

while sitting

when stepping

thigh; morning

thigh; open air

thigh; from exertion

knee

open air

after exertion

rheumatic

when stepping

on walking

hollow of; on walking

lower leg

evening

night

while sitting

shin bone

ankle

paralytic

while sitting

from a false step

while walking

foot

as from chilblains

from exertion

on movement

rheumatic

when stepping

ulcerative

while walking

when warm in bed

back of foot; warmth of bed

sides; outer

sole

sole; while walking

heel; paralytic

heel; ulcerative

heel; while walking

toes

ulcerative

while walking

joints of; gouty

nails

nails; under nails

first toe (large toe); ulcerative

first toe (large toe); joints

first toe (large toe); joints; gouty

aching; upper limbs

aching; shoulder

rheumatic

aching; fingers; under nails

aching; lower limbs; hip

aching; lower limbs; thigh

aching; leg; night

aching; foot

sole

boring; upper limbs

boring; elbow; point of elbow

boring; knee

boring; leg

boring; foot

sensation as if broken; ankle

while walking

burning; nails

burning; upper arm

burning; forearm

after scratching

near the wrist

burning; fingers

joints

under nails

tips

burning; lower limbs

burning; leg

shin

shin; night

burning; foot

sole

toes

toes; first toe (large toe); ball of

cutting; upper limbs

cutting; upper arm

deltoid region (top muscle of arm)

cutting; elbow

as if dislocated; shoulder

as if dislocated; hip

stepping

pulling

wandering

upper limbs

upper limbs; right

upper limbs; night

upper limbs; tearing

upper limbs; bones

shoulder

shoulder; movement

upper arm

upper arm; right

upper arm; paralytic

upper arm; bone

upper arm; deltoid region (by top muscle of arm)

elbow

elbow; rheumatic

elbow; bend of elbow

forearm

wrist

wrist; gout-like

wrist; on movement

wrist; extending to fingers

wrist; extending outward

hand

hand; palm

hand; palm; when extending fingers

fingers

fingers; joints

fingers; first finger

fingers; fourth finger; joints

lower limbs

hip

hip; while sitting

thigh

thigh; open air

thigh; pulling up legs

thigh; warm in bed

knee

knee; open air

knee; stretching

knee; warmth of bed

knee; hollow of knee

knee; hollow of knee; walking

knee; knee cap

leg

leg; evening

leg; open air

leg; cramp-like

leg; while sitting

leg; warmth of bed

leg; shin

leg; calf

ankles

ankles; while sitting

foot

foot; evening

foot; open air

foot; warmth of bed

foot; back of foot

foot; joints

foot; sole

toes

toes; extending upwards

toes; first toe (large toe)

toes; first toe (large toe); on movement

toes; second toe

pinching; wrist; back of wrist

pinching; fingers

pressing; upper limbs

right

pressing; shoulder

pressing; upper arm

pressing; elbow

warmth

pressing; hip

on coughing

pressing; leg; shin

pressing; foot

back of foot

pressing; toes

first toe (large toe); ball of

first toe (large toe); joints

shooting (see stitching, sudden, sharp); fingers; under nails

sore, bruised

right

joints

upper limbs

upper limbs; movement

upper limbs; while sitting

upper limbs; work

elbow

elbow; bend of elbow

forearm

wrist

fingers; joints of first finger

lower limbs

lower limbs; morning

buttocks

buttocks; while sitting

hip

hip; night; lying on it

hip; while lying down; while lying on it

hip; on pressure

hip; on walking

thigh

thigh; morning; in bed

thigh; night, in thigh lain on

thigh; while lying down; lying on it

thigh; between thighs

thigh; near genitals; male

knee

knee; on pressure

leg

leg; morning; in bed

leg; calf

leg; shin

foot; sole

foot; heel

foot; heel; while walking

toes

toes; balls of toes; on walking

as if sprained; joint

as if sprained; shoulder

as if sprained; wrist

during work

as if sprained; hand

as if sprained; lower limbs

as if sprained; hip

started suddenly

as if sprained; knee

as if sprained; ankle

when bending from side to side

false step

while walking

as if sprained; foot

stitching, sudden, sharp

joints

joints; after catching cold

nails

upper limbs

upper limbs; right

shoulder

shoulder; right

shoulder; when breathing out

shoulder; tearing

shoulder; extending downward

shoulder; extending to hand

upper arm

upper arm; right

upper arm; night

upper arm; movement

upper arm; raising arm

upper arm; rubbing

upper arm; deltoid (top muscle of arm)

elbow

forearm

wrist

wrist; at work

hand

hand; extending to elbow

hand; palm

fingers

fingers; burning

fingers; back of fingers

fingers; under nails

fingers; third finger

fingers; fourth finger

lower limbs

lower limbs; bones

hip

hip; acute

hip; movement

thigh

thigh; extending to chest

thigh; hip flexors (top, front of thigh)

knee

knee; while walking

leg

leg; calf

leg; calf; comes on suddenly

ankle

ankle; tearing

foot

toes

toes; first toe (large toe)

toes; first toe (large toe); burning

toes; first toe (large toe); fine

toes; first toe (large toe); long

toes; first toe (large toe); ball of toe

toes; first toe (large toe); under nails

tearing

paralysed parts

wandering

joints

joints; during fever

joints; jerking

joints; extending into long bones

upper limbs

upper limbs; extending to back

upper limbs; bones

upper limbs; joints

shoulder

shoulder; night; when warm in bed

shoulder; warmth of bed

upper arm

upper arm; left

upper arm; in bed

upper arm; when in warm bed

upper arm; extending to other parts; down arm

upper arm; bone

upper arm; bone; extending to elbow

elbow

elbow; warmth

forearm

forearm; extending to hand

forearm; thumb side of forearm

forearm; tendons of

forearm; ulna (bone, opposite side to thumb)

wrist

wrist; right

wrist; extending to other parts; to fingers

wrist; back of

wrist; back of; extending to middle finger

hand

hand; alternating in each

hand; extending into back

hand; palm

hand; palm; thumb side of palm

hand; palm; thumb side of palm; as if in bone

fingers

fingers; tips of

fingers; first finger

fingers; first finger; joints of finger

fingers; second finger

fingers; second finger; afternoon; 3 p.m.

fingers; thumb; joints of thumb

lower limbs

lower limbs; open air

lower limbs; during a storm

lower limbs; warm application

lower limbs; warmth

hip

hip; while sitting

hip; while walking

hip; extending to other parts; downward

thigh

thigh; open air

thigh; pulsating

thigh; on rising from seat

thigh; warmth of bed

thigh; extending downward

thigh; outer thigh

knee

knee; open air

knee; on rising from seat

knee; warmth of bed

knee; extending to other parts; to hip

knee; extending to other parts; upward

knee; outer side

knee; knee cap

knee; knee cap; night

leg

leg; evening

leg; open air

leg; rheumatic

leg; warmth of bed

leg; extending downward

leg; shin bone

leg; shin bone; night

leg; Achilles tendon

leg; calf

leg; calf; right

leg; calf; extending to other parts; downward

foot

foot; open air

foot; during a storm

foot; warmth of bed

foot; extending to thighs

foot; back of foot

toes

toes; nails

toes; first toe (large toe)

toes; first toe (large toe); tip of

toes; fifth toe

Paralysis

after extreme emotion

appearing gradually

with coldness of parts

after exertion

on one side of body (hemiplegia)

right

left

after diphtheria

rheumatic

from river bath in summer

with stiffness

with suppressed out-breaks on skin

after getting wet

in flexors (muscles to bend limb)

upper limbs

right

right; with paralysis of tongue

with coldness

after diphtheria

sensation of paralysis

from much writing

shoulder

upper arm; deltoid (top muscle of arm)

upper arm; sensation of paralysis; while writing

forearm

hand

right

sensation of paralysis

sensation of paralysis; while writing

fingers

extensors

lower limbs; after childbirth

thigh; sensation of paralysis; while sitting

thigh; sensation of paralysis; while walking

Perspiration; in paralysed limb

hand

palm

palm; in a room

foot

cold

Pulsation, throbbing; upper limbs

foot

Restlessness

evening

night

during sleep

upper limbs

night

night; during sleep

lower limbs

morning, in bed

evening; in bed

night

night; in bed

thigh

leg

leg; morning, in bed

leg; evening

leg; night

leg; night; in bed

leg; during sleep

feet

Shrivelled (shrunken); one leg shorter than the other leg

Skin; bursae (like bags on skin bursae); cysts

chicken pox (see swelling); lower limbs

during pregnancy

chicken pox (see swelling); leg

painful

discoloration; forearm; dark

discoloration; fingers; blue

discoloration; lower limbs; marbled

discoloration; lower limbs; red; in spots

discoloration; thigh; marbled

discoloration; knee; marbled

discoloration; shin bone, spots

discoloration; foot; back of; marbled

excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed); bends of, joints

excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed); between thighs

felon (whitlow, onychia, paronychia, foot rot, etc.); beginning in nail; at root of nail

felon (whitlow, onychia, paronychia, foot rot, etc.); beginning in nail; under nail

felon (whitlow, onychia, paronychia, foot rot, etc.); whitlow, foot rot

felon (whitlow, onychia, paronychia, foot rot, etc.); run-around

deep, narrow openings (fistulae); hip

itching

like insects crawling on skin

like insects crawling on skin; upper limbs

like insects crawling on skin; upper limbs; before midnight, on waking

like insects crawling on skin; shoulder

like insects crawling on skin; forearm

like insects crawling on skin; hand

like insects crawling on skin; fingers

like insects crawling on skin; fingers; third

like insects crawling on skin; lower limbs

like insects crawling on skin; thigh

like insects crawling on skin; leg

like insects crawling on skin; leg; calf

like insects crawling on skin; foot

like insects crawling on skin; foot; sole of foot

like insects crawling on skin; foot; heel

like insects crawling on skin; toes

like insects crawling on skin; toes; first toe (large toe)

like insects crawling on skin; toes; first toe (large toe); ball of first toe (large toe)

upper limbs

upper limbs; sticking

shoulder

elbow

forearm

hand

hand; back of hand

hand; between fingers

hand; palm

hand; fingers

hand; fingers; first finger

lower limbs

lower limbs; sticking

buttocks

hip

thigh

thigh; sticking

thigh; warmth of bed

thigh; near genitals

knee

knee; bend of knee

knee; knee cap

leg

leg; calf

foot

foot; back of foot

foot; sole of foot

foot; heel

foot; heel; warmth of bed

toes

nodules; lower limbs

out-break on skin

blisters; containing fluid

herpes

pimples

tubercles (nodules, knob-like lumps)

joints; bends of

upper limbs

upper limbs; hard

upper limbs; herpes

upper limbs; itching

upper limbs; pimples

upper limbs; pimples; itching

upper limbs; rash; itching

upper limbs; blisters

upper arm; tubercles (nodules, knob-like lumps)

elbow; tubercle

forearm

forearm; pimples

forearm; pimples; itching

forearm; blisters

wrists

hand; blisters

hand; palm; dry itching skin disease (eczema, psoriasis, herpes, etc.)

hand; palm; blisters

fingers

fingers; blotches

fingers; herpes

fingers; tubercles (nodules, knob-like lumps)

lower limbs

lower limbs; herpes

lower limbs; itching

lower limbs; blisters

lower limbs; blisters; corroding

buttocks

buttocks; herpes

buttocks; itching

thigh; rash

thigh; blisters

knee; blisters

leg

leg; patches, large as the hand

leg; tubercles (nodules, knob-like lumps)

leg; blisters

calf

calf; blisters

foot

foot; blisters

foot; blisters; from rubbing

foot; back of foot

foot; back of foot; pimples

foot; heel; blisters

toes; blisters

suppurating (producing pus); under nail of left great toe

ulcers; nails

ulcers; hand

ulcers; fingers

nails

ulcers; thumb

tip of

ulcers; lower limbs

burning

ulcers; leg

ulcers; foot

sole

heel

heel; from a spreading blister

ulcers; toes

nail

warts; upper limbs

warts; hand

horny

warts; fingers

tips

first finger

first finger; horny

close to nails

Stiffness

during cough

during convulsion

joints

during chill

after lying down

while sitting

upper limbs

night

paralytic

while writing

shoulder

forearm

while writing

fingers

knee

on beginning to move

while walking

ankle

foot

Swollen; joints; fluid in tissues

joints; white

upper limbs; nodules

forearm

hand

night

feels swollen, but not visible; when grasping anything

fingers; joints

lower limbs

leg

foot

evening

Tension, tightness; joints

upper limbs

elbow; bend of; when extending arm

forearm

hand

fingers

joints

lower limbs

thigh

hip flexors (top, front of thigh)

hamstrings

knee

hollow of knee

hollow of knee; morning, on rising

hollow of knee; while sitting

hollow of knee; on begining to walk

hollow of knee; while walking

hollow of knee; while walking; continued walking

leg

calf

calf; evening

calf; Achilles tendon

ankle

foot

back of foot

sole

sole; when stepping

heel

Tingling, prickling, asleep (see numbness); upper limbs

upper limbs; before midnight

lower limbs

thigh

painful

foot

sole

Unsteadiness; lower limbs

Sensation of vibration; leg

Problems with walking, gait; late learning to walk

infirm, unsteady

Water sensation; as if cold water were running from collar bone down to toes along a narrow line

Weakness

paralytic

when rising from a seat

with stiffness

tottering

joints

upper limbs

right

while writing

wrist

hand

morning; on waking

in a warm room

lower limbs

after stress

thigh

knee

afternoon

afternoon; while walking

when climbing stairs

after stress

after walking

leg

morning; on waking

after childbirth

after rising

while walking

ankle

while sitting; after walking

while walking

foot; morning

≡ more ...