Stachys BetonicaStachys betonica, betonica off
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Stachys Betonica may help, unprocessed Stachys Betonica may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Stachys Betonica in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Stachys betonica. Wood Betony. N. O. Labiatae. Tincture of whole fresh plant.
Cold, Diaphragm, paralysis of. Headache. Vertigo.
Berridge published the proving of Stach. made by Croker and himself with some others. Dizziness, fulness in head and eyes with disposition to take cold were the most prominent symptoms. A feeling of oppressed breathing as from paralysis of diaphragm is a peculiar symptom. Stach. has been used in eye-waters, and as a remedy for headaches.
▲ VERTIGO, DIZZINESS
Dizziness amel. open air; agg. closing eyes, or moving head.
Fulness over and in eyes as if they would burst.
Dull, heavy action in frontal region amel. walking about in room.
Heavy, sleepy feeling in eyes.
Pain in eyeballs as if too tense; agg. looking at light, reading, thinking, bending head down.
Frequent sneezing; on going indoors from open air; increased nasal mucus.
Breathing oppressed as from paralysis of diaphragm; constriction just behind ensiform cartilage, on walking up hill must keep mouth open.
Eructations; tasting of drug.
Warmth in stomach; increasing to sharp cutting pain.
Weight in stomach with feeling of sickness.
▲ GENITALS ETC
Woke with desire to urinate in night.
Urine high-coloured; ammoniacal.
▲ FEVER AND CHILL
In night profuse sweat, limited to head, neck, avid chest.
Tired, esp. in legs.
Great sensitiveness to take cold.