Croton TigliumCroton-oil Seed, Croton Tig, Croton, Croton.
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Croton Tiglium may help, unprocessed Croton Tiglium may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Croton Tiglium in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Is a valuable remedy in diarrhoea, summer complaint, and Skin affections. These may alternate with each other. Feels tight all over. It is one of the antidotes to Rhus Tox Rhus poisoning, as is evident from its wide and intense action upon skin and mucous surface, causing both irritation and inflammation, with formation of vesicles and mucous discharges. Has elective affinity for skin of face and external genitals. Burning in the esophagus.
Compare: Momordica Balsamina Momordica Charantia - Hairy mordica - (has marked drastic properties, producing colic, nausea, vomiting, cholera-like symptoms, abdomen seems full of fluid discharged explosively, thin, watery, yellow. Great thirst). Rhus Tox Rhus; Anagallis; Anacardium Occidentale Anacard.; Sepia Sepia.
Antidote: Antimonium Tartaricum Ant. Tart.
Pressing pain in forehead; especially orbits.
Skin and scalp; out-break on skin; crusts, scabs
Granular lids; pustules of cornea
Red and raw appearance
Feel drawn backward
Eruptions around eyes
Tensive pain above right orbit.
Drawing-pain through the left chest into the back
asthma, with cough; cannot expand the chest
Nursing women; every suck the child gives produces Pain from nipple back
Cough; as soon as he touches the pillow must get up
Pain; breast; nipples; while breast feeding
pulling; breast; nipples; as with a string when child feeds from breast
sore, bruised; breast; nipples
touch of clothing
Sensitive to deep breathing.
intense itching; but scratching is painful
Pustular eruption, especially on face and Genitals, with fearful itching, followed by painful burning
Vesicles; confluent oozing
Vesicular erysipelas, itching exceedingly
Herpes zoster; stinging, smarting pains of the eruption.
Out-breaks on skin; eczema
rash (see granular); rhus poisoning
Noises from abdomen; gurgling
Pain; extending to other parts; to anus
extending to other parts; downward
navel; extending to other parts; anus
navel; extending to other parts; downward
Stomach; vomiting; violent
Diarrhoea; after eating
Flatulence; during stool
Pain; when pressing upon navel
pressing (pressure); downward, outward, etc.
Urging, desire to stool (see pain; urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing); constant
urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing); sudden
Copious watery stools, with much urging; Always forcibly shot out, with gurgling in intestines; worse, drinking the least quantity, or even while eating
Constant urging to stool, followed by sudden evacuation
Swashing sensation in intestines.
Forcible, sudden, gushing
Night urine foaming; dark orange color; turbid on standing; greasy particles floating on top
Day urine is pale, with white sediment.
Male; out-breaks on skin; penis; blisters
out-breaks on skin; scrotum; blisters
itching; penis; head (glans)
out-breaks on skin; blisters