GnaphaliumCud-weed, Gnaphalium Polycephal Um, Gnaphalium Polycephalum
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Gnaphalium may help, unprocessed Gnaphalium may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Gnaphalium in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
A remedy of unquestioned benefit in sciatica, when pain is associated with Numbness of the part affected. Rheumatism and morning diarrhoea. Polyuria.
Third to thirtieth potency.
Restlessness, nervousness; night
Congestion (see pulsation); fullness; temple
Pain, headache; back of head (occiput)
Intermittent pains of superior maxillary of both sides.
Discoloration; tongue; white
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp
stitching, sudden, sharp; extending side to side
Out-breaks on skin; pus-filled pimples
▲ BACK AND NECK
Chronic backache in lumbar region; better resting on back
Lumbago with numbness in lower part of back and weight in pelvis.
Pain; aching; lumbar (lower half of back)
Colic; pain in various parts of the abdomen
Noises from abdomen; rumbling; before stool
Pain; morning; 7 a.m.
right side, above hip
Bladder; fullness; after urinating
Stomach; nausea; during stool
First stage of cholera infantum; vomiting and purging.
Stomach; vomiting; during diarrhoea
▲ RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL
Constipation; alternating with diarrhoea
▲ GENITALS ETC
Female; Weight and fullness in pelvis
Male; prostate gland; irritation in prostate gland
prostate gland; pain
Dysmenorrhoea, with scanty and painful menses.
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Cramps in calves of legs and feet when in bed
Rheumatic pain in ankle joints and legs
Intense pain along the sciatic nerve; numbness alternates with pain
Frequent pains in calves and feet
Gouty pains in big toes
Better, drawing limbs up, flexing thigh on abdomen
Gouty concretions ( Ammonium Benzoicum Amme">Ammon)
Benz.) Anterior crural neuralgia ( Staphysagria Staph.) Pain in joints as if they lacked oil
Chronic muscular rheumatism of back and neck.
Pain; lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh)
lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh); night
lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh); alternating with numbness
lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh); lying down
lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh); movement
lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh); with numbness
lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh); sitting
lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh); stepping
lower limbs; extending to other parts; downward
thigh; nerves from knee to foot
toes; first toe (large toe)
internally; of suffering parts
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); morning
morning; on waking