Stellaria MediaChickweed, Stellaria
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Stellaria Media may help, unprocessed Stellaria Media may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Stellaria Media in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Induces a condition of stasis, congestion, and sluggishness of all functions. Morning worse.
Sharp, Shifting, rheumatic pains in all parts very pronounced. Rheumatism; darting pains in almost every part; stiffness of joints; parts sore to touch; worse motion. Chronic rheumatism. shifting pains ( Pulsatilla Puls.; Kali Sulphuricum Kali-sulph.) Psoriasis. Enlarged and inflamed gouty finger joints.
Tincture, externally. Internally, 2x potency.
▲ MODALITIES ETC
WORSE, mornings, warmth, tobacco.
BETTER, evenings, cold air, motion.
Compare: Pulsatilla Puls ( similar in rheumatism, pains shifting, worse, rest, warmth; better cold air).
Lassitude, indisposition to work
Smarting and burning in eyes, feel protruded
Neck muscles stiff and sore
Eyes feel protruded.
Dull, frontal headache; worse in morning and left side with sleepiness
Liver engorged, swollen, with stitching pain and sensitive to pressure
Constipation or alternating constipation and diarrhoea.
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Rheumatoid pains in different parts of the body
Sharp pain in small of back, over kidneys, in gluteal region, extending down thigh
Pain in shoulders and arms
Rheumatic pains in calves of legs.
upper limbs; movement
upper limbs; rheumatic
upper limbs; warmth
stitching, sudden, sharp
warm room; bed
lower limbs; movement
lower limbs; walking