TelluriumThe Metal Tellurium, Tellur, Tellurium Metallicum
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Tellurium may help, unprocessed Tellurium may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Tellurium in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Marked skin (herpes circinatus), spinal, eye and ear symptoms. Very sensitive back. Pains all over body. Offensive discharges. Slow development of symptoms ( Radium N/A .) Sacral and sciatic pains.
Sixth potency and higher. Takes long time to develop its action, which is very prolonged.
WORSE, while at rest at night, cold weather, from friction, coughing, laughing, lying on painful side, touch.
Compare: Radium N/A .; Selenium Selenium.; Tetradymite - crystals from Georgia and North Carolina containing Bismuth N/A , Tellurium AND Sulphur - (coccygodynia, ulceration of nails; pains in hands, in small spots, ankles, heels, and tendo-achilles); Sepia Sep.; Artemisia Vulgaris Arts.; Rhus Tox Rhus.
Neglectful and forgetful
Distortion and twitching of left facial muscles; when speaking left angle of mouth drawn upwards and to left
Fear of being touched in sensitive places
Congestion to head and nape of neck, followed by weakness and faintness in stomach
Pain in left side of head and in forehead above left eye
Itching of scalp; red spots.
Lids Thickened, inflamed, itching
Pterygium; pustular conjunctivitis
Cataract, following ocular lesions; aids the absorption of infiltrations in Iris Versicolor Iris and choroid.
Lids; thickening of lids
out-breaks on skin; pus-filled pimples
Discoloration; redness; lids
Discharges of mucus or pus
Inflammation; wounds; lids
Swellings; lids; from fluid accumulation
Tears; with running nose
Eczema behind ear
catarrh of middle ear, discharge acrid, smells like fish-pickle
itching, swelling, throbbing in meatus
Discharges from ear
wearing away skin
like fish brine
Itching; external ear
Skin; discoloration; blue
out-breaks on skin; on lobes; blisters, caused by the discharge
Discharge from nose; watery
Coryza, lachrymation and hoarseness; better in open air ( Allium Cepa Cepa.) Obstructed; hawks salty phlegm from posterior nares.
Running or blocked nose (coryza); running, wet
External throat; out-break on skin; small, fluid filled, cysts; side of; discharge from ear
Itching of hands and feet
Herpetic spots; Ringworm ( Tuberculinum Tuberc.) Ring-shape lesions, offensive odors from affected parts
Stinging in skin
Fetid exhalations ( Sulphur Sulph.) Offensive foot-sweat
Eczema, back of ears and occiput
Circular patches of eczema.
Out-breaks on skin; herpetic
Swelling; fluid in tissues
Pain from last cervical to fifth dorsal vertebra, very sensitive; worse touch ( Chin)
Pain in sacrum
s.; Phosphorus Phosph.) Sciatica; worse right side, Coughing, straining, and at night, with sensitive vertebral column
Contraction of tendons in bends of knees.
Pain; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades
sacrum (base of spine)
extending to other parts; thighs; pain in right thigh, pressing at stool or cough aggravates
spine; irritation; dorsal (shoulder level)
Pain; lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh)
Perspiration; foot; offensive smelling
itching; upper limbs
out-break on skin; lower limbs; herpes