Causticum - Mind symptoms (inc. personality)

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

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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.

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MIND

Mind

Child does not want to go to bed alone

Least thing makes it cry

Sad, hopeless

Intensely sympathetic

Ailments from long-lasting grief, sudden emotions

Thinking of complaints, aggravates, especially hemorrhoids.

Aversions, dislikes; open air

indolence, aversion to work

Bed; shuns bed

Behaviour; disobedience

extravagance

attempts to escape

foolish behaviour; before epilepsy

makes gestures; of hands; involuntary movements

habits; clinch teeth together

kleptomania

shrieking

during sleep

inclination to sit

Darkness

Dazed

after emission

Death; thoughts of death

Delirium; crying

on falling asleep

Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions

absurd, ludicrous; figures are present

creatures and animals; insects

about criminals

death; sees dead persons

illusions of fantasy

things, people, seem large; persons are enlarged

things, people, seem large; people seemed too large, during vertigo, dizziness (see enlarged)

about self; body; that there is empty space, between brain and skull

visions; on closing the eyes

visions; horrible

visions or presence of phantoms, figures, people

black

on closing the eyes

faces

faces; on closing eyes

faces; diabolical faces, crowd upon him

faces; hideous

frightful

desire for open air

Desires, wants; craving for alcohol

company

death

to kill; takes everything in bad part

to kill; on waking

to talk to someone

late morning

Symptoms follow intense emotions; anger

fright

ailments from grief

ailments from excessive joy

disappointed love

Excitement

during chill

during debate

ailments from emotional excitement

after walking

Mental exertion

Fantasies; of exaltation

of exaltation; evening

in twilight

of exaltation; night

of exaltation; frightful

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; anguish

abusive

anger (see irritability and quarrelsome)

boredom, dissatisfaction (see loathing of life); weary of life (see boredom, dissatisfaction, loathing, etc.)

cautious

anxiously

cheerful, happy

daytime

morning

late morning

night

alternating with other states of mind; sadness

cowardice

defiant

feels constantly as if forgotten something

haughty

impatience; impetuous

afternoon

heedless

indecisive

indifference, apathy, etc.

irritability

daytime

late morning

alternating with cheerfulness

during chill

during heat

before period

during period

during music

from noise

takes everything badly

on waking

laughing

night

alternating with other states; sadness

convulsions

sardonic

during sleep

spasmodic

spasmodic; epilepsy

loathing; life (see desires, death)

mildness

malicious

mirth, hilarity, liveliness, etc.

night

alternating with irritability

alternating with sadness

during sleep

mood; alternating mood

mood; changeable, variable mood

mood; repulsive, bad mood

morose

late morning

during chill

quarrelsome, argumentative

remorse

rage, fury (see insanity, mania, delirium); violent, intense feeling

evening; after siesta

reserved

excessively religious (see anxiety, despair, fear)

sensitive, oversensitive

to crying of children

to music

to noise

easily offended

serious

suspicious

sulky

sympathetic

unhappy; despair

discouraged

unhappy; discontent, displeased, dissatisfied, etc.

with himself

unhappy; dwells on past disagreeable occurrences; night

unhappy; grief

unhappy; wants to injure self; suicidal disposition

unhappy; lamenting, regretting; moaning, groaning

unhappy; sadness, mental depression

morning

noon

evening

night and day; with weeping

night

children

after eating

before period

during period

weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting)

night

in sleep

after convulsions

involuntary

during period

nervous; all day

after spasms

in sympathy with others

at things of little importance

at things of little importance; at the least worry, in children

Home-sickness (see desires home)

Hurry; while eating

Hysteria

Uncooperative; dictatorial

refuses to eat

Intellectual faculties; bright, intelligent, clear; abundant ideas, clearness of mind

bright, intelligent, clear; abundant ideas, clearness of mind; evening; in bed

impaired thinking; absent-minded (see forgetful)

impaired thinking; difficulty concentrating

while studying, reading, etc.

impaired thinking; confusion

morning

in open air

after sexual intercourse

after eating

from mental exertion

while sitting

when stooping

while walking; in open air

impaired thinking; dull, sluggish

after emission

before epilepsy

after injurious effects of gas light

understands questions only after repetition

impaired thinking; idiocy; idiotic actions; before epilepsy

impaired thinking; imbecility

before epilepsy

impaired thinking; mistakes; speaking

wrong syllables

impaired thinking; mistakes; swaps sounds around

impaired thinking; mistakes; words; misplacing

impaired thinking; mistakes; words; mispronounces

impaired thinking; mistakes; words; reverses

impaired thinking; mistakes; in writing; transposing letters

impaired thinking; mistakes; using wrong words

impaired thinking; vanishing of thoughts; on mental exertion

thoughts wandering

ideas; abundant ideas, clearness of mind

evening; in bed

ideas; deficiency of ideas

Insanity

after suppressed out-breaks on skin

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety

anxiety; daytime

anxiety; morning

on waking

anxiety; evening

in bed

in the twilight

anxiety; night

before midnight

anxiety; in bed

anxiety; of conscience (as if guilty of a crime)

anxiety; after eating

anxiety; full of cares

anxiety; with fear

anxiety; with fits

anxiety; about future

anxiety; with headache

anxiety; from night watch

anxiety; from noise

anxiety; from the pains

anxiety; while sitting

anxiety; on going to sleep

anxiety; before stool

anxiety; during stool

anxiety; after stool

anxiety; while straining at stool

anxiety; suicidal

anxiety; from thinking about it

anxiety; about things of little importance

anxiety; on waking

lacking self confidence

fear

morning

evening

evening; twilight

night

of being alone (see company); night

of animals

of animals; of dogs

of the bed

on closing eyes

in a crowd

dark

of death

of eating

of evil

after food

of ghosts

something will happen

something will happen; warmth of bed

from noise

from noise; night

from noise; in street

of people; of strangers

after supper

frightened easily

starting, startled

starting, startled; from fright

starting, startled; from noise

starting, startled; while perspiring

starting, startled; on falling asleep

starting, startled; during sleep

starting, startled; during sleep; starting from sleep

at things of little importance

timidity

night

about going to bed

Memory; forgetful

forgetful; before epilepsy

weakness of memory

Perception; senses; dull

unobservant

Preoccupied

absorbed, buried in thought

introspection

brooding (see anxiety, sadness)

fanaticism

Quiet, peace (or lack of); feeling of tranquillity

Restlessness, nervousness

evening

night

anxious, etc.

forcing out of bed

tossing about in bed

on rising; from a seat

while sitting

while walking

Slowness

Talking, conversation; aversion to answering

answers not lucid; refuses to answer

answers not lucid; repeats the question first

contradicts people

contrary (see obstinate, irritable)

critical

obstinate

possessive

dislike of talking, desire to be silent, taciturn

in sleep

speech; confused

talkative

late morning

Thinking of complaints

Thoughts (see preoccupied); frightful thoughts

frightful thoughts; evening

persistent (see delusions)

evening

while lying

haunted by unpleasant subjects

rapid, quick, etc.

tormenting (see anxiety, remorse)

evening

During a thunder storm

Unconsciousness

evening

automatic conduct (see mental insensibility)

after eating

after emotion

after exertion

with fixed eyes

while sitting

while walking; in open air

Wearisome, tired

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