Scutellaria LaterifloraSkullcap, Scutellaria Laterifolia, Scutellar, Scutellaria
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Scutellaria Lateriflora may help, unprocessed Scutellaria Lateriflora may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Scutellaria Lateriflora in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Scutellaria Lateriflora is a nervous sedative, where Nervous fear predominates. Cardiac irritability. chorea. Nervous irritation and spasms of children, during dentition. Twitching of muscles. Nervous weakness after influenza.
Tincture and lower potencies.
Fear of some calamity
Inability to fix attention ( Aethus.) Confusion.
Aversions, dislikes; aversion to mental work
Insecure, uncertain, scared; frightened easily; starting, startled; during sleep; starting from sleep
▲ VERTIGO, DIZZINESS
Eyes feel pressed outwards
Restless sleep and frightful dreams
Must move about
Migraine; worse, over right eye; Aching in eyeballs
Dull, frontal headache
Explosive headaches of school teachers with frequent urination; headaches in front and base of brain
Nervous sick headaches, worse noise, odor light, better night; rest, 5 drops of tincture.
Pain, headache; morning
affected by certain foods and drinks (improved, brought on or aggravated); after eating
from excessive joy
in forehead; morning
in forehead; while walking in open air
sides; morning; in bed
pressing (see bursting, pulling); as if brain bound up; as if skull too small
shooting (see cutting, piercing, stabbing, shocks, stitches, etc.); forehead; over eyes; upward
Skin; discoloration; red; evening
Gas, fullness and distention, colicky pain and uneasiness
Light colored diarrhoea.
Kidneys; pain; aching
Stomach; Nausea; sour eructations; hiccough; pain and distress.
▲ GENITALS ETC
Male; Seminal emissions and impotency, with fear of never being better.
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Twitchings of muscles; must be moving
Sharp stinging pains in upper extremities
Weakness and aching.
Sleep and dreams
Night-terrors; sleeplessness; sudden wakefulness; frightful dreams.