Phosphorus - Generalities symptoms

Phosphurus, Phosphorous, Phosphor, Phosphur, Phosph

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HPUS indication of Phosphorus: Hoarseness

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

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

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GENERALITIES

Fatigue

Lethargic, tired

Lethargic, tired; on movement

sitting

Sleep and dreams

Great drowsiness, especially after meals

Coma vigil

Sleeplessness in old people

Vivid dreams of fire; of hemorrhage

Lascivious dreams

Goes to sleep late and awakens weak

Short naps and frequent wakings.

Comatose

morning

Deep

daytime

morning

after delirium

during heat

during period

Disturbed; by visions

Dozing

Dreams; amorous

anger (see quarrels)

animals, insects, beasts; animals

animals, insects, beasts; which bite

animals, insects, beasts; horses

ugly horses

animals, insects, beasts; stung by an insect

animals, insects, beasts; vermin

lice

anxious

lying on left side

while awake (daydreams)

of business

cannot accomplish tasks

busy

clairvoyant

confused

danger

of dead people

difficulties

disconnected

disease

haemorrhage

disgusting

embarrassment

previous events

exhausting

of falling; from high places

fights

fire

frightful

historic

injuries

ludicrous

many

mental exertion

affecting the mind

of misfortune

money

nightmare

pleasant

quarrels

riots

robbers

sad

of being strangled

not remembered

vexatious, stressful

vivid

worms; creeping

Falling asleep; after laughing

from weakness

Interrupted

While perspiring (see perspiration during sleep)

Position; on back

on side

right

impossible to sleep lying on side

left side impossible

sitting

Prolonged sleep

Restless

Short

Sleepiness, tiredness

morning

while sitting

late morning

until 11 a.m.

afternoon

evening

during chill

after dinner

difficult to wake up

during eating

after eating

during headache

during the heat

during period

overpowering

after walking in open air

Sleeplessness, insomnia

evening

after going to bed

night; from before midnight

until 1 a.m.

night; after midnight; 4 a.m.

night; from 1 to 4 a.m.

night; from coldness

of feet

night; during heat

night; from hunger

night; illusions of fancy

night; from slight noise

night; with bubbling sensation in blood

night; from shocks

night; with sleepiness

night; from vertigo, dizziness

after waking

Sleep-walking

Not refreshing

Waking; toward morning

4 a.m.

difficult to wake up

from dreams

early

frequent

from heat

late

from slight noise

Yawning

evening

during chill

ineffectual

without sleepiness

Convulsions

Convulsions

rapid muscle spasm

with consciousness

without consciousness

convulsive movements

epileptic

with falling

hysterical

internal

one-sided; paralysed side

with paralysis

rubbing

with tetanus rigidity

continuous contraction

Jerking; as in convulsions

Perspiration

Morning

Morning; in bed

after waking

Late morning; 7 a.m. to 12 a.m.

Afternoon; 1 to 3 p.m.; 4 p.m.

Evening

Night

during sleep

midnight

lasting until morning

on waking

after midnight

During anxiety

In bed

Clammy

Cold

afternoon

during period

From coughing

Drinking

Warm drinks

While eating

After eating

dinner

warm food

During slight exertion (see walking)

Mental exertion

After the fever

Hot

Before period

On movement

Odour; like corresponding drugs

offensive

sulphur

Profuse

morning

hot, dry

night

during sleep

after midnight

midnight until morning

debilitating

during sleep

When angry

When indoors

Sensation as if about to perspire, but no moisture appears

One-sided

right

left

Single parts; front of body

While sitting

On beginning to sleep

During sleep

On going to sleep

After waking from sleep

When waking from sleep

Sticky

Before stool

After stool

From suppressed complaints

Other symptoms worse while perspiring

Other symptoms worse after perspiring

While walking (see exertion); in open air

Warm

Generalities

Morning

Late morning

Noon

Afternoon

Evening

lying down after

twilight

Night

before midnight

after midnight

Abscesses; glands

Aversion to open air

Desire for open air

Draft

Open air

Anaemia

after haemorrhage

as from iron deficiency - greenish yellow skin

General physical anxiety

Extreme emotion

Walking up stairs or hill

Dread of bathing

Bathing

Cold bathing

Change of position

Change of temperature

Change of weather

Becoming heated

Blackness of external parts

Blood vessels; congestion of blood

congestion of blood; internally

blue discoloration (from lack of oxygen in blood)

in infants

excited, rapid blood flow

evening

night

after emotions

from nervousness

from sensual impressions

septicaemia (blood poisoning - chills, fever, must lie down, inflammed lungs, liver, kidneys and other organs)

veins and arteries swollen from inner pressure

Bones; decay of bone

bony growth (exostosis)

softening of bones

slow repair of broken bones

Collapse

sudden

Constriction; externally

internally

of orifices

bones

sensation of a band

Contractions, closing, stenoses, after inflammation

Dehydration

Dry weather

Emission

Physical exertion

Eating and food; after breakfast

before eating

while eating

eating

after eating

eating to satiety

symptoms while fasting

bread

black

and butter

butter

coffee

cold drinks

fat

fruit

milk

pastry

rich

salt

sauerkraut

sour

spices

sweets

vinegar

warm food

from hunger

Emaciated (extremely thin)

parts affected with disease

children (marasmus)

with insanity

Faintness, fainting

morning; 8 to 9 a.m.

late morning

evening

in a crowded street

before eating

during fever

frequent

from hunger

from odours

of flowers

after stool

sudden

Flabby feeling

Fluid build up; external

internal

excess of blood, or other fluids

Formication (like insects crawling around); external parts

internally

Full feeling; externally

internally

Glands; holes in glands (fistulae)

itching, glands

Haemorrhage

blood does not clot

from orifices of the body

Sensation of coat of skin pulled over inner parts

Laying hand on a part

Heaviness; externally

internally

Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation)

indurated (hard from inflammation); glands

externally

internally

gangrenous

bones

glands

nerves

thin, watery membranes

Insensitive to pain (see irritability)

Lack of irritability

Jar, stepping

Jerking; internally

muscles

during sleep

paralysed parts

Lean people

Straining of muscles and tendons, from lifting

Lying down; inclination to lie down

lying down

after lying down

lying on abdomen

lying on back

lying in bed

lying on side

on right side

on left side

on painful side

on painless side

Hypnosis, trance

Movement

at beginning of movement

after

movement of affected part

Aversion to movement

Mucous secretions increased

Narcotics

Numbness; externally

internally

parts lain on

in single parts

of suffering parts

Pain; appear gradually; and disappear gradually

bones

glands

paralysed parts

benumbing

gnawing, biting

boring

bones

burning externally

internally

as from being burnt

bones

glands

constricting; externally

constricting; internally

cutting; externally

cutting; internally

digging up (burrowing, rooting sensation)

glands

pulling

during period

gnawing, biting; externally

gnawing, biting; internally

gnawing, biting; bones

jerking; externally

jerking; bones

paralytic

pinching

externally

internally

pressing; externally

pressing; internally

pressing; as from load

pressing; together

pressing; from within outward

pressing; bones

pressing; muscles

as if scraped

sore, bruised

externally

internally

morning; after rising

bones

glands

sudden, sharp; externally

sudden, sharp; internally

sudden, sharp; inward

sudden, sharp; outward

sudden, sharp; transversely

sudden, sharp; bones

sudden, sharp; glands

sudden, sharp; muscles

tearing in muscles

tearing; internally

tearing; away

tearing; downward

tearing; upward

tearing; bones

tearing; glands

tearing; muscles

cramp-like in muscles

jerking in muscles

paralytic in muscles

sticking in muscles

twinging

twisting

ulcerative; externally

ulcerative; internally

ulcerative; glands

Paralysis; in chronic indigestion

internally

one-sided

after extreme emotion

heat in the paralysed part

of organs

painless

after diphtheria

In women; symptoms before period

symptoms at beginning of period

symptoms during period

period

symptoms after period

symptoms when breast feeding children

Polyp (growth on mucus lining)

Periodic, recurring

Perspiration gives no relief

Symptoms after perspiration

Symptoms from suppression of perspiration

Pressure

Prickling; internally

Pulsation

internally

bones

glands

Pulse; abnormal

contracted

double

fluttering

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

morning

evening

after eating

movement

and intermittent

and small

full

morning

hard

heavy

imperceptible

almost

intermittent

irregular

morning

slow

small

soft

thready

trembling

weak

wiry

Lack of reaction

Relaxation of muscles

While travelling

Rising

Room full of people (see fear of a crowd)

Rubbing

Running

Sensitive; bed feels hard

externally

internally

to pain

bones

glands

excessive physical irritability

intolerance of clothing; woollen

After scarlet fever

Scurvy

Electric-like shocks

on going to sleep

Nervous shuddering

when thinking of disagreeable things

Sluggishness

Symptoms from masturbation

Symptoms after sexual intercourse

symptoms after sexual excesses

Symptoms not symmetrical; symptoms on one side

alternating sides

crosswise, left lower and right upper

left

While sitting

Sitting

On first sitting down

Before sleep

At beginning of sleep

During sleep

After sleep

afternoon sleep

Siesta

Snow-air

Standing

At approach of a storm

During storm

Stretching

morning

impossible

Swelling; in general

of affected parts

inflammatory

puffy

bones

glands

hard

hot

inflammatory

swollen sensation

Tension; externally

internally

glands

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); becoming cold; hand out of bed

cold feeling; lack of vital heat

hot feeling; flushes of heat

evening

after anger

from emotions

during sleep

upwards

like warm water; poured over

like warm water; splashed over

like warm water; splashed over; when an idea occurs vividly

hot feeling; sensation of heat

night

eating warm food

cold in general

cold air

from becoming cold

becoming cold

after becoming cold

entering a cold place

tendency to catch cold

cold, wet weather

warmth

warm room

warm bed

warm air

becoming warm in open air

warm bed

Tobacco

Touch

slight touch

Illusions of touch

Trembling; externally

morning

on waking

night

after dreaming

from anger

from anxiety

cold drinks

from coughing

on slight physical exertion

internally

thunderstorm

while writing

Touching anything

Tumours; standing upright

composed of fibres (fibroid)

Twitching

twitching, involuntary movements (chorea)

children who have grown too fast

emotional

from fright

during thunderstorm

here and there

during sleep

of tendons

Ulcers, at glands (see skin)

Uncovering

After undressing in the open air

Vomiting

On waking

Walking

beginning of walk

in the wind

in open air

Warmth

warm room

warm bed

warm air

becoming warm in open air

Warm bed

Wraps

From getting wet

wet applications

feet

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)

daytime

morning

in bed

on rising

rising

on waking

noon

evening

9 p.m.

during chill

after sexual intercourse

from diarrhoea

after dinner

after eating

after emission

from slight exertion

during fever

from hunger

during period

after period

from movement

nervous weakness

aged people

paralytic

sliding down in bed

from perspiration

sleep

stimulants

after stool

sudden

trembling

after urination

walking

wine

Weariness (see weakness)

Wet weather

From wind

Windy and stormy weather

Wine

In winter