Salicylicum Acidum

Salicylic Acid, Salicyl-ac, Acidum salicylicum

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HPUS indication of Salicylicum Acidum: Headache
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Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Salicylicum Acidum may help, unprocessed Salicylicum Acidum may be best avoided.

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

  GENERAL

General

The symptoms point to its use in rheumatism, dyspepsia, and MENIERE’S disease. Prostration after influenza; also tinnitus aurium and deafness. Haematuria.

Dose

Third decimal trituration. In acute articular rheumatism, 5 grains very 3 hours ( Old school dose.)

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Compare: SALOL (rheumatic pain in joints, with soreness and stiffness, headache over eyes; urine violet-smelling; Colchicum Autumnale Colch.; China China; Lactic Acid. Lact-ac. Spiraea and Gaultheria contain salicyl. acid.)

  MIND

Mind

Behaviour; habits; boring fingers in ear

Delirium

Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; hears sounds; music

Excitement

Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion

impaired thinking; dull, sluggish

Memory; forgetful

Quiet, peace (or lack of); wants to be quiet

  VERTIGO, DIZZINESS

Vertigo

Vertigo; tendency to fall to left side

Tendency to fall over; falling sideways; falling to left

Perception of objects distorted; objects seem to move; to the right

  HEAD

Incipient coryza

Congestion (see pulsation)

Headache

Headache; confusion in head on rising suddenly

Piercing pain in temples.

Pain, headache; stitching, sudden, sharp; temples

  EYES

Eyes

Retinal hemorrhage

Retinitis after influenza, also albuminuric.

Vision

Weak (see eyes, weak)

  EARS

Ear

Roaring and ringing in ears

Deafness, with vertigo.

Discharges from ear

offensive smelling

pus

Noises in ear

with vertigo, dizziness

buzzing

music

ringing

roaring

rushing; like a waterfall; on opening the mouth

Hearing

Impaired

  NOSE

Discharge

Sneezing

  MOUTH

Mouth

Discoloration; redness

white patches

Heat

Inflammation

Odour (halitosis, bad breath); offensive

Pain; burning, raw and smarting

as if burnt

Thrush (whitish flakes)

Gums and teeth

Swelling; gums

Saliva

Dryness

Tongue

Growths, blisters, swellings; blisters; tongue

blisters; tongue; painful

blisters; tongue; tip

Taste

Taste; bitter

burnt

tasteless, lacks taste; tastelessness of food

  THROAT

Throat

Sore, red and swollen

Pharyngitis; swallowing difficult.

Membrane, exudation, diphtheria, etc.

Pain; burning

Ulcers

  COUGH

Cough

Afternoon; 3 to 5 p.m.

Dry cough

Hacking cough

Sneezing; with sneezing

Intermittent

  EXPECTORATION

Expectoration

Bloody, spitting of blood (see chest haemorrhage)

Like cheese

  SKIN

Skin

Itching vesicles and pustules; better by scratching

Sweat without sleep

Urticaria

Hot and burning skin

Purpura

Herpes zoster

Necrosis and softening of bones.

Blisters

Itching

scratching

Out-breaks on skin; like nettle rash

  BACK AND NECK

Back

Skin; like insects crawling on skin; spine

  ABDOMEN

Abdomen

Stomach; Canker sores, with burning soreness and fetid breath

Putrid fermentation

Fermentative dyspepsia

Tongue purplish, leaden-colored; foul breath.

Bladder; urination; feeble stream (slow); after rising

Flatus

Flatulence; hot, sour belching

Nausea

Stomach; nausea; after chilliness

  RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL

Stool

Putrid diarrhoea; gastro-intestinal derangements, especially in children; stools like green frog’s spawn ( Magnesia Carbonica Mc">Mag)

Carb.) Pruritus ani.

Hard

  GENITALS ETC

Urine

Albuminous (white, thick)

Odour; offensive

Sediment

copious

containing pus (see bladder, catarrh and inflammation)

Sugar in urine

  EXTREMITIES, LIMBS

Extremities, limbs

Knees swollen and painful

Acute articular rheumatism; worse, touch and motion, profuse sweat

Pain shifts

Sciatica, burning pain; worse at night

Copious foot-sweat and ill effects where suppressed.

Coldness; upper limbs; fingers; tips

Pain; rheumatic

rheumatic; acute

joints; gouty

joints; rheumatic

elbow; rheumatic

wrist

lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh)

knee; rheumatic

ankle

sore, bruised; forearm

Perspiration; foot; profuse

Swollen; joints

knee

painful

rheumatic

ankle

  GENERALITIES

Perspiration

Profuse

Generalities

Morning

Afternoon

Evening

Night

Open air

Lying down; lying down

Pain; burning externally

wandering

Sensitive; externally

Symptoms not symmetrical; left

Touch