ChamomillaGerman Chamomile, Chamomile, Camomile, Chamom., Camomilla, Chamomila, Camomila, Chamomilla Vulgaris
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while the very dilute homeopathic remedy may help, the raw product is often best avoided.
Below are the strongest indications of Chamomilla in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
The chief guiding symptoms belong to the mental and emotional group, which lead to this remedy in many forms of disease. Especially of frequent employment in diseases of children, where peevishness, restlessness, and colic give the needful indications. A disposition that is mild, calm and gentle; sluggish and constipated bowels contraindicate Chamomilla.
Chamomilla is Sensitive, irritable, thirsty, hot, and numb. Oversensitiveness from abuse of Coffee and narcotics. Pains unendurable, associated with numbness. Night-sweats.
WORSE, by HEAT, anger, open air, wind, Night.
BETTER, from being carried, warm wet weather.≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Cypriped; Anthemis; Aconite; Puls.; Coffea; Bellad.; Staphis.; gnat. Follows Belladonna in diseases of children and abuse of Opium. Rubus villosus - Blackberry - (diarrhoea of infancy; stools watery and clay colored).
Antidotes: Camph.; Nux; Puls.
Complementary: Bell.; Mag. C.
Child wants many things which he refuses again
Piteous moaning because he cannot have what he wants
Child can only be quieted when carried about and petted constantly
Impatient, intolerant of being spoken to or interrupted; extremely sensitive to every pain; always complaining
Complaints from ANGER and vexation
Mental calmness contraindicate Chamomilla
Aversions, dislikes; open air
Aversions, dislikes; company
Aversions, dislikes; being touched
Aversions, dislikes; to being spoken to
Behaviour; shrieking; with the pain
Behaviour; striking; in children
Desires, wants; to be carried
Symptoms follow intense emotions; anger
Symptoms follow intense emotions; scorn
Excitement; during chill
Excitement; while perspiring
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; anger (see irritability and quarrelsome)
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; anger (see irritability and quarrelsome); violent
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; impatience
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; impulsive; capriciousness
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability; in children
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability; sends doctor home, says is not sick
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability; sends nurse out of the room
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability; when spoken to
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; rage, fury (see insanity, mania, delirium); violent, intense feeling; from pain
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; sensitive, oversensitive; after drinking coffee
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; unhappy; sadness, mental depression
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting); when carried
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting); during the chill
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; absent-minded (see forgetful)
Quiet, peace (or lack of); quiet only by being carried
Talking, conversation; obstinate≡ more ...
Throbbing headache in one-half of the brain
Inclined to bend head backward
Hot, clammy sweat on forehead and scalp.
Pain, headache; from cold (including cold parts); becoming cold
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling); temples; thinking of the pain
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling); top of head (vertex); thinking about it
Skin and scalp; perspiration; scalp≡ more ...
Spasmodic closing of lids.
Lids; stuck together
Eye feels hot
Eye feels hot; sensation of heat steaming out of eye
Swellings; morning≡ more ...
Ringing in ears
Earache, with soreness; Swelling and heat driving patient frantic
Ears feel stopped.
Sensitive to open air, about ears
Sensitive to open air, about ears; sensitive to wind
Noises in ear; rushing; as of water
Pain; inside (in ear canal)
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; when stooping
Pain; tearing in
Too sensitive; while perspiring≡ more ...
Sensitive to all smells
Coryza, with inability to sleep.
Nose bleed; clotted, coagulated blood
Discharge from nose; thick and sticky, tough
Discharge from nose; watery≡ more ...
One cheek red and hot; the other pale and cold
Stitches in jaw extending to inner ear and teeth
Teeth ache worse after warm drink; worse, Coffee, at night
Drives to distraction
Jerking of tongue and facial muscles
Distress of teething children ( Calc
Heat; during chill
Heat; cold one side, the other hot
Heat; after drinking
Heat; after eating
Pain; with numbness
Perspiration; after eating
Skin; discoloration; red
Skin; discoloration; red; during chill
Skin; discoloration; red; one-sided; one pale the other red
Skin; discoloration; red; with toothache
Swelling; parotid gland (gland in front and below ear lobe)
Swelling; submaxillary gland (gland under jaw, by throat)≡ more ...
Toothache, if anything warm is taken, from Coffee, during pregnancy
Discoloration; palate (roof of mouth); red
Odour (halitosis, bad breath); offensive
Odour (halitosis, bad breath); putrid
Saliva; sweet (see taste)
Taste; bitter; morning
Teeth; teething; difficult
Teeth; sensation of elongated teeth
Teeth; pain; lower teeth
Teeth; pain; left
Teeth; pain; night
Teeth; pain; in cold air
Teeth; pain; in children
Teeth; pain; from certain foods or drinks; from drinking coffee
Teeth; pain; while eating; from chewing
Teeth; pain; from heat; from warm drinks
Teeth; pain; from heat; from warm food
Teeth; pain; from heat; from warm things
Teeth; pain; heat; warm bed
Teeth; pain; in nervous patients
Teeth; pain; pressure
Teeth; pain; pulsating
Teeth; pain; pulling
Teeth; pain; jerking≡ more ...
Inflammation; tendency to inflame
Out-breaks on skin; phagedenic (spreading, obstinate ulceration)
Out-breaks on skin; rash (see granular)
Out-breaks on skin; generating pus
Becomes sore when lying down; in a child
Generally unhealthy≡ more ...
Parotid and submaxillary glands swollen
Constriction and pain as from a plug.
Larynx (voice box); scraping, clearing
Discoloration; redness; dark red
Irritation; in air passages
Pain; rawness; larynx
Spasms, convulsions etc.
Tickling in the air passages
Tickling in the air passages; in throat-pit
Voice; hoarseness≡ more ...
Breast; indurated (hard from inflammation)
Breast; milk; bad
Lungs; haemorrhage (see expectoration); coagulated
Pain; sore, bruised; breast
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp≡ more ...
Dry cough; during sleep
From emotions; after stress
Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); from irritation in air passages
Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); from irritation in air passages; in larynx
While lying down; during sleep
Tickling; in throat-pit≡ more ...
Bloody, spitting of blood (see chest haemorrhage); dark
Noticeable taste; bitter≡ more ...
Hoarseness, hawking, RAWNESS of Larynx
irritable, dry tickling cough; suffocative tightness of chest, with bitter expectoration in daytime
Rattling of mucus in child’s chest.
Asthma attack; after anger
Asthma attack; in children
Difficult (dyspnea); after anger
Difficult (dyspnea); from suppressed measles
Loud≡ more ...
Stomach; Eructations foul
Nausea after Coffee
Sweats after eating or drinking
Aversion to warm drinks
Tongue yellow; tastes bitter
Acid rising; regurgitation of food
Bitter, bilious vomiting
Griping in region of navel, and pain in small of back
Flatulent colic, after anger, With red cheeks and hot perspiration
Acute duodenitis ( Kali-bich ( chronic).)
Bloated; trapped wind
Pain; from catching cold
Pain; during diarrhoea (colic)
Bladder; urination; painful or difficult urination; while perspiring
Stomach; desires, cravings; cold drinks
Stomach; disordered; after stress
Stomach; burping, belching
Stomach; burping, belching; painful
Stomach; indigestion; after stress
Stomach; pain; after drinking; coffee
Stomach; pain; after excitement
Stomach; thirst; with the pains
Stomach; vomiting; after anger
Stomach; vomiting; easy
Stomach; vomiting; after opium
Stomach; vomiting; bile; while perspiring≡ more ...
Constipation; inactivity of rectum
Diarrhoea; in children
Diarrhoea; while teething
Skin and lining; splits in lining of rectum
Skin and lining; ulceration≡ more ...
Hot, GREEN, watery, fetid, SLIMY, with colic
Chopped white and yellow mucus like chopped eggs and spinach
Soreness of anus
Diarrhoea during dentition
Hemorrhoids, with painful fissures.
Mucous, slimy; green
Odour; like rotten eggs
Watery; green≡ more ...
Female; Uterine Hemorrhages
Profuse discharge of clotted, Dark blood, with labor-like pains
Infants’ breasts tender
Female; vaginal discharge; strong and sharp (acrid), wearing away skin
Female; vaginal discharge; yellow
Female; period; clotted
Female; period; dark
Female; period; frequent
Female; period; membranous
Female; period; painful; and difficult (dysmenorrhea)
Female; metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); after anger
Female; metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); between the menstrual periods
Female; metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); clotted
Female; pain; womb (see abdomen, pain); after anger
Female; pain; womb (see abdomen, pain); comes on suddenly
Female; pain; pains after giving birth
Female; pain; bearing down; womb, and region of womb (see labour-like pains, also pains in abdomen)
Female; pain; cramping; womb
Female; pain; cramping; womb; after anger
Female; pain; cramping; womb; before period
Female; pain; cramping; womb; during period
Female; pain; labour-like
Female; pain; labour-like; during period
Female; pain; labour pains; distressing
Female; pain; labour pains; excessive
Female; pain; labour pains; spasmodic
Female; pain; labour pains; running upward
Female; rigidity of neck of womb during labour≡ more ...
Violent rheumatic pains drive him out of bed at night; compelled to walk about
Burning of soles at night ( Sulph.) Ankles give way in the afternoon Nightly paralytic loss of power in the feet, unable to step on them.
Heat; foot; sole; uncovers them
Movements and positions; jerking
Movements and positions; limbs spread; lies with limbs spread
Numbness (see tingling); upper limbs; when grasping anything firmly
Numbness (see tingling); forearm; grasping anything
Pain; night; drives out of bed
Pain; movement; continued
Pain; rheumatic; driven out of bed by pains
Pain; burning; foot; sole; night
Pain; burning; foot; sole; when in bed
Pain; tearing; paralytic
Pain; tearing; paralysed parts
Inclination to uncover; feet
Weakness; sudden≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Drowsiness with moaning, weeping and wailing during sleep; anxious, frightened dreams, with half-open eyes.
Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; with sleepiness≡ more ...
Fever and chill
When uncovering, undressing
Late morning; with chilliness
Late morning; 9 a.m.
Attack brought on by anger
Localised; back of body
Burning heat; late morning; 9 to 12 a.m.
Fever without chill
Fever without chill; late morning; 9 to 12 a.m.
External heat; sensation of external heat without it being there
Long lasting heat
Remittent; with redness of one cheek, paleness of the other
Shuddering; with the heat
Stages of chill, heat and sweat; chill followed by heat, with sweat
Stages of chill, heat and sweat; heat alternating with chill, then with sweat≡ more ...
Strong and sharp (acrid)
Profuse; on covered parts
From suppressed complaints
Other symptoms worse while perspiring
Uncovering≡ more ...
Night; before midnight
Aversion to open air
General physical anxiety
Blood vessels; excited, rapid blood flow; after emotions
Blood vessels; excited, rapid blood flow; after stress
Convulsions; after anger
Convulsions; rapid muscle spasm
Convulsions; convulsive movements
Convulsions; while teething
Convulsions; with falling
Eating and food; after breakfast
Eating and food; coffee
Lying down; inclination to lie down
Lying down; lying down
Lying down; lying on side; on painless side
Movement; movement of affected part
Numbness; internally; of suffering parts
In women; symptoms during period
Perspiration gives no relief
Perspiration; after perspiration
Symptoms from suppression of perspiration
Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid; after stress
Sensitive; to pain
After scarlet fever
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); after becoming cold
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); tendency to catch cold
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); warmth; warm bed
Warmth; warm bed
From getting wet; wet applications
From wind≡ more ...