Silphium Laciniatum

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

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

  GENERAL

General

Silphium laciniatum. Compass-plant. Pilot-weed. Polar-plant. Grindelia Robusta Rosin-wood. Terebinthina Turpentine-weed. N. O. Compositae. Tincture of fresh plant.

The leaves of this plant, when they first come up, present their faces uniformly north and south.

later on, when the leaves become heavy, the winds carry them in different directions and the polarity is not to be observed. The stem of the plant exudes an abundance of resin, as some of its names indicate. Hale mentions that it has been used in all forms of asthma.

  NOSE

Discharge

Irritation extends from throat up posterior nares to nose causing sneezing, followed by discharge of limpid, acrid mucus, attended with constriction and pressure in supraorbital region.

  MOUTH

Tongue

Tongue whitish slimy coat, with dry sensation as if burned with hot soup.

  THROAT

Throat

Scraping, tickling, and irritation of fauces and throat.

Desire to hawk and scrape throat and throw off a thin viscid mucus.

Engorgement and thickening of mucous membrane of throat extending down.

  CHEST

Chest

Constriction and tightness of lungs, with constant disposition to raise; hacking, spasmodic cough.

Respiration

Rough cough, attended with expectoration of yellow mucus.

  ABDOMEN

Nausea

Nausea, sick, faint feeling, and a sense of goneness in epigastrium.

  RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL

Stool

Stool natural, but covered with slimy mucus.

  GENITALS ETC

Urine

Urine high-coloured, scanty.

Frequent micturition, with sense of heat or burning at meatus during micturition.

Silphium Laciniatum is not available to buy over the counter.