Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Strontium nitricum may help, unprocessed Strontium nitricum may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Strontium nitricum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Nitrate of Strontium Strontium. SrNO3. Solution.
C. M. Boger (H. R., xv. 337) records the following cases ($51$) Miss D., 18, brunette, had dull pains over eyes agg. by sunlight, motion, loss of sleep, sewing, reading.
amel. after stool. With the headache, swelling of upper lids, agg. in morning. Sometimes bad taste in mouth. Menses irregular, profuse, dark. Feels tired and weak. Is addicted to eating cloves. In hot weather sweats profusely and easily about head and chest, staining yellow. Very susceptible to cold. Cough provoked by oppression of breathing and talking. Formerly bad catarrh.
now is anaemic and bloated. The urine contained epithelium, excess of chlorides, calcium oxalate, and a trace of albumen (due probably to the clove habit). Glonoin Glonoin helped the case, but for a time only. Strontium Stront. nit N/A . was chosen because Strontium Stront. irritates the kidneys, and Nitric Acid Nit. ac. corresponds to the vaso-motor disturbance, besides having cravings for odd things. Strontium Stront. nit N/A . 6x was given, and in a few days the headache vanished. At the end of a month the post-auricular eruption had reappeared. Five months later there had been no return of headache or palpebral oedema.
the craving for cloves had gone.
the patient had taken on good flesh and colour. The eruption had not all gone. (2) A case of passive congestion of the kidneys was completely relieved by Strontium Stront. nit N/A . in a woman at the climacteric. The menses, which were usually exceedingly scanty, became profuse.
Cravings, morbid. Ears, eczema behind. Headache. Kidneys, congestion of. Menses, scanty. clinical