GuaiacumGuajacum Officinale, Guaiacolum, Guaiac, Resin of Lignum Vitae, Guaiacum
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Guaiacum may help, unprocessed Guaiacum may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Guaiacum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
▲ MODALITIES ETC
, from motion, heat, cold wet weather; pressure, touch, from 6 pm to 4 am.
Better external pressure. Relationship.
Guaiacol (in the treatment of gonorrh?žal epididymitis, 2 parts to 30 vaselin, locally). Antidote: Nux Vomica Nux. Follow Sepia Sepia. Compare: Merc Viv Merc; Causticum Caust; Rhus Tox Rhus; Mezereum Mezer; Rhodod.≡ show all authors ...
Forgetful; thoughtless; staring
Slow to comprehend.
Behaviour; inclination to sit
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; dull, sluggish≡ more ...
Feels swollen, and blood-vessels distended
Aching in left ear
Gouty and rheumatic pain in head and face, extending to neck
Tearing pain in skull; worse, cold, wet weather
Pains often end in a stitch, especially in head.
Skin and scalp; perspiration; scalp≡ more ...
Eyelids appear too short
Pimples around eyes.
Lids; eyes open; eyes permanently open
sensation of swelling≡ more ...
Rheumatic sore throat with weak throat muscles
Throat dry, burns, swollen, stitches toward ear
Syphilitic sore throat. Stomach.
Desire for apples and other fruits
Aversion to milk
Burning in stomach
Constricted epigastric region.
Inflammation; tonsils≡ more ...
Dry, tight cough
Fetid breath after coughing
Chest pains in articulations of ribs, with shortness of breathing till expectoration sets in.≡ more ...
▲ BACK AND NECK
Pain from head to neck
Stiff neck and sore shoulders
Aching in nape
Stitches between scapulae to occiput
Contractive pain between scapulae.
between shoulder blades
pulling; dorsal (shoulder level)
shoulder blades; between≡ more ...
▲ GENITALS ETC
Sharp stitches after urinating
Female; Ovaritis in rheumatic patients, with irregular menstruation and dysmenorrhúa, and irritable bladder.≡ more ...
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Rheumatic pain in shoulders, arms and hands
Growing pains (Acid Phos Phos Ac)
Pricking in nates
Sciatica and lumbago
Gouty tearing, with contractions
Ankle pain extending up the leg, causing lameness
Joints swollen, painful, and intolerant of pressure; can bear no heat
Stinging pain in limbs
Arthritic lancinations followed by contraction of limbs
A feeling of heat in the affected limbs.
Contraction of muscles and tendons; thigh; hamstrings
hollow of knee
Numbness (see tingling)
Pain; rheumatic; poisoning by mercury
Tension, tightness; thigh; hamstrings≡ more ...
Aversion to movement
Pain; sudden, sharp; muscles; tearing in muscles
Swelling; swollen sensation