Conium Maculatum

Poison Hemlock, Conium, Coniinum

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

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

  MODALITIES ETC - Conium Maculatum


WORSE, lying down, TURNING or rising in bed; Celibacy; before and during menses, from taking cold, bodily or mental exertion.


BETTER, while fasting, in the dark, from letting limbs hand down, motion and pressure.

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  MIND - Conium Maculatum


Excitement causes mental depression

Depressed, timid, averse to society, and afraid of being alone

No inclination for business or study; takes no interest in anything

Memory weak; unable to sustain any mental effort.

Aversions, dislikes; shuns light

Behaviour; inclination to sit

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; indifference, apathy, etc.; during fever

irritability; during chill

sensitive, oversensitive; to noise

unhappy; sadness, mental depression; during chill

unhappy; sadness, mental depression; from holding urine

unhappy; sadness, mental depression; while perspiring


Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion; after sleeping; after a siesta

impaired thinking; dull, sluggish; while reading

impaired thinking; imbecility

impaired thinking; weakness of mind

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety

Memory; weakness of memory


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  VERTIGO, DIZZINESS - Conium Maculatum


Vertigo, when lying down, and when turning over in bed, when turning head Sidewise, or turning eyes; worse, shaking head, slight noise or conversation of others, especially towards the left

During headache

When lying down; while lying down

From movement; moving the head

moving the head; moving head quickly

on turning in bed


as if bed spinning

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  HEAD - Conium Maculatum

Scorched feeling of top


Headache, stupefying, with nausea and vomiting of mucus, with a feeling as of foreign body under the skull

Tightness as if both temples were compressed; worse After a meal ( Gelsemium Sempervirens Gels.; Atropine.) Bruised, semi lateral pains

Dull occipital pain on rising in morning.

Pain, headache; on coughing

walking; stepping heavily


shooting (see cutting, piercing, stabbing, shocks, stitches, etc.); forehead

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  EYES - Conium Maculatum


Photophobia and excessive lachrymation

Corneal pustules

Dim-sighted; worse, artificial light

On closing eyes, he sweats

Paralysis of ocular muscles ( Causticum Caust.) In superficial inflammation, as in phlyctenular conjunctivitis and keratitis

The slightest ulceration or abrasion will cause the intensest photophobia.

Lids; eyes closed; eyes close involuntary

Cornea (transparent part of eye); spots and specks, on cornea

Growth, tumour; sty

Heaviness; lids

Pain; light

when using eyes; when reading

burning, smarting, gnawing, biting

Paralysis; optic nerve, total blindness, without eye damage (amaurosis)

Intolerance of light (photophobia)

without inflammation

Ulceration; cornea (transparent part of eye); right to left



Accommodation, movement of eyeball; slow

Colours and shapes in front of eyes; colours

colours; red

objects seem red

colours; striped

colours; variegated




Weak (see eyes, weak)

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  EARS - Conium Maculatum


Defective hearing; discharge from ear blood colored.

Discharges from ear

Pain; from noises

from sharp sounds

stitching, sudden, sharp

Stopped sensation

Ear wax; red


Too sensitive

during heat

to noises

while perspiring

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  FACE - Conium Maculatum


Skin; discoloration; bluish

discoloration; yellow

out-breaks on skin; cold sores, herpes; cheeks

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  NOSE - Conium Maculatum


Bleeds easily - becomes sore


Discharge from nose; containing pus


Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked

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  THROAT - Conium Maculatum


Dryness; larynx

larynx; spot

Sensation of something in throat; crawling; larynx


Tickling in the air passages


External throat; glands indurated (hard from inflammation)

swelling; cervical glands (on side of neck); hard

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  CHEST - Conium Maculatum


Breast; flabby breasts

indurated (hard from inflammation)



withered breast

Constriction, tension

Heart; palpitations

palpitations; after drinking

palpitations; after stool

Jerks; shocks

shocks; around heart

Lumps; sensitive nodules; in breast

Pain; breast

breast; before period

heart; during period; painful period

sore, bruised; breast; before period

sore, bruised; sides


stitching, sudden, sharp; breast

stitching, sudden, sharp; sides; night

Skin; itching; breast


Dry cough, almost continuous, hacking; worse, evening and at night; Caused by dry spot in larynx with itching in chest and throat, When lying down, talking or laughing, and during pregnancy

Expectoration only after long coughing

Want of breath on taking the least exercise; oppressed breathing, constriction of chest; pains in chest.

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  COUGH - Conium Maculatum


Evening; in bed

With or after chill or fever; during fever

Dry cough; during fever

from tickling in larynx

Hacking cough; from dryness in larynx

When breathing; deep breathing

Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); sensation of crawling; larynx

dryness from coughing; larynx; dry spot

from irritation in air passages; in larynx

as if from dry spot in larynx

While lying down


must sit up


only when lying down; was obliged to sit up and cough it out, then had rest

must sit up

as soon as cough commences

and cough it out, when had rest




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  EXPECTORATION - Conium Maculatum


Containing pus

Must swallow what has been loosened

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  SKIN - Conium Maculatum


Axillary glands pain, with numb feeling down arm

Induration after contusions

Yellow skin, with papular eruption; yellow finger-nails

Glands enlarged and indurated, also mesenteric

Flying stitches through the glands

Tumors; piercing pains; worse, at night

Chronic ulcers with fetid discharge

Sweat as soon as one sleeps, or even when closing eyes

Night and morning sweat, with offensive odor, and smarting in skin.

Discoloration; green spots

yellow, jaundice, etc.


Abnormal growths; ulcers; crusty

ulcers; painless, slow developing

ulcers; mottled with red circle

ulcers; tense


Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation), nodules, etc.

Out-breaks on skin; crusty



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  BACK AND NECK - Conium Maculatum


Dorsal pain between shoulders

Ill effects of bruises and shocks to spine


Dull aching in lumbar and sacral region.

Pain; when beginning to move

sacrum (base of spine); while standing

stitching, sudden, sharp, shooting; sacrum (base of spine)

while standing

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  ABDOMEN - Conium Maculatum


Stomach; Soreness about the root of tongue

Painful spasms of the stomach

Severe aching in and around the liver

Chronic jaundice, and pains in right hypochondrium

Sensitive, bruised, swollen, knife-like pains

Painful tightness.

Constriction; behind lower ribs; as if bandaged

Bloated; after drinking milk

Pain; sudden, sharp (sticking, etc.); behind lower ribs; right

sudden, sharp (sticking, etc.); liver

Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); constant

urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); ineffectual; with headache

urination; interrupted (intermittent)


better from eating and worse a few hours after meals; acidity and burning; painful spot the level of the sternum.


Pain; cutting; passing flatulence


Terrible nausea, acrid Heartburn, and acid eructations; Worse on going to bed

Stomach; nausea; during headache

nausea; seasickness

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  RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL - Conium Maculatum


Pain; burning; during stool

Urging, desire to stool (see pain; urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing); frequent

Sensation of weight; perineum (between rectum and genitals)


Frequent urging; hard, with tenesmus

Tremulous weakness after every stool ( Veratrum Album Verat.; Arsenicum Album Ars.; A N/A c">Arg)

N.) Heat and burning in rectum during stool.


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  GENITALS ETC - Conium Maculatum


Much difficulty in voiding

It flows and stops again ( Ledum Palustre Ledum.) Interrupted discharge ( clematis.) Dribbling in old men ( Copaiva Officinalis Copaiva.)


Colour; pale



Urethra (urinary part of genitals); pain; cutting

pain; cutting; during urination


Testicles hard and enlarged.

Male; inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); testes

inflammation; testes

itching; penis; foreskin

thick emission from penis; during caresses

thick emission from penis; when with a woman; while frolicking with a woman

thick emission from penis; emission of prostatic fluid; with every emotion

thick emission from penis; emission of prostatic fluid; while fondling women

thick emission from penis; emission of prostatic fluid; during erotic thoughts

thick emission from penis; emission of prostatic fluid; during stool


Female; inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); womb; cervix

pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; womb

swollen; enlarged; womb


Male; Desire increased; power decreased

Sexual nervousness, with feeble erection

Effects of suppressed sexual appetite

Female; Dysmenorrhoea, with drawing-down thighs

Mammae lax and shrunken, HARD, painful to touch

Stitches in nipples

Wants to press breast hard with hand

Itching around pudenda

Unready conception

Induration of os and cervix

Ovaritis; ovary enlarged, indurated; lancinating pain

Leucorrhoea after micturition.

Male; erections; incomplete

erections; impotency

from holding urine

sexual passion; increased

without erection

sexual passion; suppressed

prostate gland; enlargement

prostate gland; hardness

Female; inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); ovaries

sexual intercourse; desire increased

swollen; enlarged; ovaries


Menses delayed and scanty; parts sensitive

Breasts enlarge and become painful before and during menses ( Calc Carb Calc)

C.; Lac Caninum Lac Can.) Rash before menses

Ill effects of Repressed sexual desire or suppressed menses, or from excessive indulgence

Female; period; amenorrhoea (suppression or absence of period)

period; late

period; scanty

period; suppressed

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  EXTREMITIES, LIMBS - Conium Maculatum

Extremities, limbs

Heavy, weary, paralyzed; trembling; hands unsteady; fingers and toes numb

Muscular weakness, especially of lower extremities

Perspiration of hands

putting feet on chair relieves pain.

Coldness; lower limbs; foot

Letting limbs hang down


Heaviness; tired limbs

upper limbs

lower limbs

after exertion

while walking

Movements and positions; incoordination

Numbness (see tingling); leg


Pain; lower limbs; letting limb hang down

sore, bruised; joints; on movement

Paralysis; painless

lower limbs; painless

Skin; discoloration; fingers; nails; yellow

itching; hand; fingers; back of




upper limbs

lower limbs

after walking



when climbing stairs


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  FEVER AND CHILL - Conium Maculatum

Fever and chill


Intense heat

Perspiration with heat

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Injuries and accidents

Injuries in general

Injuries of glands

Injuries of soft parts

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  GENERALITIES - Conium Maculatum


Lethargic, tired

Sleep and dreams


Dreams; frightful

Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; from before midnight

night; from perspiration

Waking; from perspiration


Convulsions; hysterical


Daytime; when closing the eyes


On closing the eyes


On beginning to sleep; even when closing the eyes

During sleep



Constriction; sensation of a band

Physical exertion

Eating and food; while eating

after eating


Faintness, fainting; after stool

Formication (like insects crawling around); glands

Glands; withered glands

itching, glands

Heaviness; externally

Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation)

indurated (hard from inflammation); glands

after injuries

Lack of irritability

Jar, stepping

Straining of muscles and tendons, from lifting

Lying down; lying down

Movement; at beginning of movement

continued movement

Numbness; externally

internally; of suffering parts

Pain; cutting; externally

cutting; internally

sore, bruised; glands

sudden, sharp; externally

sudden, sharp; outward

sudden, sharp; bones

tearing; internally

Paralysis; painless

Polyp (growth on mucus lining)


Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid

frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid; after stool


Lack of reaction


Sensitive; glands

Suppression of sexual desire

Symptoms from masturbation

Symptoms after sexual intercourse; symptoms after sexual excesses

Symptoms not symmetrical; right

While sitting

On first sitting down



Swelling; glands

glands; cold

glands; hard

glands; inflammatory

Tension; externally

Trembling; externally

after stool


beginning of walk

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)

from slight exertion

after stool


after stool