Gentiana LuteaYellow Gentian, Gentiana
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Gentiana Lutea may help, unprocessed Gentiana Lutea may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Gentiana Lutea in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Stomach symptoms marked. Acts as a tonic, increasing appetite.
First to third attenuation.
Compare: Gentiana Lutea Quinque flora (intermittent fever; dyspepsia, cholera infantum, weakness); Gentiana Cruciata Gentiana Cruciata (throat symptoms in addition to similar stomach symptoms; dysphagia; vertigo with headache; pressing inward sensation in eyes; constricted throat and head and abdomen. Distention, fullness and tightness in abdomen. Creeping over body as from fleas. Hydrastis Canadensis Hydras.; Nux Vomica Nux.)
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion
impaired thinking; confusion; while writing
▲ VERTIGO, DIZZINESS
Vertigo, worse, rising or motion; better open air
Brain feels loose, head tender
Aching in eyes.
Congestion (see pulsation); fullness
Constriction, tension (see also pulling, pressing); while writing
Expanded sensation (see swollen); enlarged sensation
Frontal headache, better eating and open air
Heaviness (see pain; pressing); while writing
Pain, headache; from writing
in forehead; while writing
pressing (see bursting, pulling); back of head (occiput)
pressing (see bursting, pulling); temples
Pain; afternoon; 4 p.m.
▲ BACK AND NECK
Pain; aching; on movement
Inflation and tension of stomach and abdomen ( Pothos Foetidus Pothos.) Colic, umbilical region sensitive to touch
Stomach; Acid risings, ravenous hunger, nausea, weight and aching in stomach
▲ RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
hand; on movement
hip; on stooping
aching; lower limbs; hip; stooping
stitching, sudden, sharp; foot; sole
Skin; itching; like insects crawling on skin; knee
Sleep and dreams
Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; first part of night
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)