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Thuja Occidentalis - Head symptoms - T.F. Allen

Arbor Vitae, Thuja, Thuya, Thuja Occidentalis, Thuya occidentalis, Thuj.

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HPUS indication of Thuja Occidentalis: Warts
Thuja Occidentalis
Common symptoms: Warts, Dizziness, Fungus, Headache.

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


Head constantly confused and weary,

Head confused, as if intoxicated (twenty-second day),

Confusion of the head the whole forenoon (tenth day),

The head seems confused while sitting and walking (after six hours and a half),

Dull confusion in the head (fourth day),

Dull confusion of the head, with general debility, in the morning (thirteenth and twenty-third days),

At noon, dull confusion in the forehead, which disappeared at midnight (after two hours, tenth day),

Dull confusion in the head, with the nose symptoms (fifth day),

Obscuration of the forehead, immediately,

Dull confusion of the head, in the evening (tenth day); for half an hour (twenty-first day),

Head felt cloudy, immediately (effect of the alcohol?),

Giddiness and obtuseness more violent than before,

It becomes misty about his head, so that he does not know where he is, while standing (after three-quarters of an hour),

Constant whirling, with a sensation as if it came from the left side of the ribs from a pressive-aching spleen, with a very suffering, pale expression,

Whirling in the head, aggravated by looking to the left,

Frequent whirling in the head,

He woke from the midday nap after eating a little, feeling a whirling in the head, which changed to faintness on every motion, and continued till 10 P.M., when it ended in vomiting of the undigested inner,

Fantastic whizzing in the head,

Sensation of reeling, as after frequent turning in a circle (after three-quarters of an hour),

Slight reeling (within two hours),

He staggers after stooping,

Staggering while walking in the air (soon, second day),

The effect was at first the drunkenness induced by alcohol, heat in the head and face, uncertain gait, reeling of surrounding objects, etc. (twelfth day),

General Head.

Rush of blood to the head, with outbreak of perspiration on the face and desire for cold drinks, even when undressed (after eleven hours and a quarter),

Stupefaction of the head, with ringing in the ears, chilliness, distension of the abdomen, urging to urinate, stiffness of the lower extremities and great weakness,

Stupefaction of the head (thirty-ninth day), ; in the morning (after six hours),

Heaviness of the head, so that he is unable to think,

Sensation of heaviness in the head, especially in the occiput, aggravated by every motion (after half an hour),

Heaviness of the head, with ill-humor and disinclination to talk (after three hours),

Heaviness in the head, as if a weight were pressing the brain inward (after one hour and a half),

Head extremely weak, dull, and heavy,

Head seems dull,

Dulness of the head with nausea,

The whole head is dull and feels screwed in,

The head seems dull and incapable of thought,

Head very dull, with yawning (twenty-first day),

Slight dulness in the head, in the afternoon (twenty-second day); dulness (twenty-ninth day); great, at noon (forty-sixth day),

Dulness of the head (thirteenth day), ; in the morning (eleventh day),

Dulness and confusion in the head (thirty-second day),

Slight dulness of the head two hours after dinner (twenty-second day); on the right side of the forehead, continuing an hour (after one hour, sixty-sixth day); with heaviness and weariness of the legs (sixty-sixth day); in the morning (sixty-seventh day),

Head very dull (twenty-fifth day),

Considerable dulness of the head and mistiness of sight (fifth day); with vanishing of objects when attempting to fix them, in the forenoon (ninth day); and feeling of fulness in the head, with ill-humor and drowsiness (twelfth and thirteenth days); dulness (sixteenth and seventeenth days),

Feeling of fulness in the head (sixteenth day),

Internal weakness of the head; the brain seems numb and dead,

Feeling of a weight in the head, with pressure in the right side of the head and stupefaction; she is not completely conscious of what she does; she only wants to slumber (twenty-sixth day),

Feeling as though a piece of lead lay in the brain when turning the head one side,

Headache, as if the head were compressed externally, with pulselike beating and sticking in the temples; the pains disappear on external pressure and on bending backward, but return on bending forward (after four hours),

The head and nape of the neck seem screwed together with an iron bolt,

Pressing, with stupefaction, when moving the head to one side,

Pressure and roaring in the head, with great weakness,

Boring pressure in the head,

Drawing from the head over the nape and back to the sacral region (thirteenth day),

Intolerable tearing in the whole head drives him from bed at night and obliges him to walk about, always becoming worse on lying down,

Sticking in the head, in the evening, relieved after an evacuation (sixteenth day); violent in the morning on rising, especially on moving (eighteenth day); when walking, in the afternoon (twenty-first day),

Boring sticking in the head and right eye,

Stitches through the brain from below upward, especially when coughing,

At times dull stitches ran through the brain, generally in the direction of the eyebrows, and from the eyeball to the occiput,

Stitches from below upward through the whole brain,

Stitches in the head, worse on suddenly turning the head, when running,

Jerklike stitch through the whole head, which leaves a pressing sensation (after one hour),

Violent tearing stitch through the right half of the brain from the occiput to the forehead (after eleven hours),

Sensation as though the brain were raised several times in succession (first day),

A sore sensation on the middle of the head,

Sensation of numbness and tingling in the left half of the brain and in the left ear (after three hours),

Headache, like beating waves, about the whole head, ending with a reeling lying down,

Sensitiveness of the scalp to touch, as if beaten (after fourteen months),

A circumscribed spot on the vertex, and another on the middle of the forehead, painful, as if beaten with a hammer (fifth month),

Sensation as if the upper part of the skull were beaten in,


Dull confusion of the occiput, ending in a pressing headache, which lasted half an hour (first day),

He feels the blood rush into the head, with weakness of vision, so that it suddenly becomes black before the eyes, and he is unable to recognize anything for a longer or shorter time, even for a quarter of an hour, with a peculiar corroding pain in the right eyeball, obliging to press the lids together and to wipe repeatedly with the hand, usually occurring in the evening and in the house, though not in the open air, recurring for six or seven days,

Fulness in the head, with drawing pain in the neck, in the afternoon (sixteenth day),

Dull headache, in the morning, with pressure in the eyes and irresistible inclination to sleep,

Dull pain, like a stupefaction, over the whole head (after one hour),

Very violent headache all day (sixth day); on awaking in the morning (fourteenth day); lasting three hours (fifteenth day); in the morning (seventeenth day); very severe, for half an hour, towards noon (eighteenth day); slight, in the afternoon (nineteenth day); in the morning (twenty-first and twenty-fourth days),

Something of a headache, in the evening (nineteenth day); some painful spots on the head, at most the size of a penny; the pain seemed seated in the bone itself, in the evening (forty-ninth day),

Headache and chilliness (twenty-fifth day); pain in the head and eyes, at night (thirty-first day); headache (sixty-fourth day),

Headache continued with more or less violence; on the last day it was accompanied with roughness of voice and a scraping sensation in the throat, which, however, continued only a few hours,

During the first day the headache again appeared, but it was less violent, and ceased entirely after the fourth day,

Headache frequently changing its place, lasting a long time,

The whole head is painful and extremely painful to touch, with nausea, chilliness along the back, sticking in the eyes, and difficult speech, all day,

At night the whole head is painful as if it would burst,

Headache on walking in the open air, not in the house,

Headache; fine sticking crawling in the head, in the morning,

Headache, in the morning, as after too deep sleep or after stooping; a pulsation or pressing short jerking in the forehead, with redness of the face,

In bed the pains in the head and teeth become intolerable,

Paroxysms of violent headache, with vomiting, preceded by sudden falling asleep of the whole left side of the body, from the lips to the toes, during which the tongue became immovable for a moment; the attempt to dress was unsuccessful, because he did not know at all how to begin, and got everything turned about,

Violent headache on waking, in the morning (forty-ninth day),

In the evening, violent headache, lasting until 10 o'clock (twenty-sixth day),

Violent headache, as if the brain were distended, on waking, in the morning, after deep sleep at night, with nausea and vomiting three times of bitter water, with a chill, lasting five hours; could not get warm in bed, with loss of appetite and without thirst,

Headache, with pressure in the right eye (after twenty weeks),

Pressing headache through the day, beginning on the right side, afterwards extending over the whole head (seventh day); slight, for two hours, in the forenoon (eighth day); continual for two days (after thirteen days); very violent on awaking, in the morning (twenty-first day); slight, all day (twenty-fifth day),

Violent waving, compressive pains through the whole head, wandering about, changing their place,

Violent painful pressure here and there in the head, only momentary (after two hours),

Drawing headache,

He awoke with very heavy acute drawing and pressive headache, extending from behind through the whole head to the root of the nose, most violent in the forehead, associated with a peculiar burrowing faint feeling in the stomach, lasting all day,

Sticking headache, ; (thirty-fifth day),

Sticking pain in the brain from the neck up to the vertex,

A burning pain in the head, extending through the heart into the lower extremities, especially into the calves,

Several small painless tubercles upon the head (forty-fourth day),

Roundish elevations appear on the forehead, with headache,

A painful inflamed tubercle makes its appearance on the right side of the forehead (twenty-second day),

Three red painful pimples on both temples,

A small painful furuncle on the right side of the occiput (after ten months),

Superficial headache, as if the skin were rendered tense on all sides (first day),

The whole head seems swollen externally, and when stroking with the hand, wavy, but more on the right side, on which the pain in the face is,

A small spot sensitive to touch, with pain as if sore, immediately upon the right side of the vertex, upon which the skin was somewhat reddened (sixth day),

Headache in the vertex, in the evening, remaining till midnight (eighth day),

A transient pain in the vertex, as though the bone were repeatedly pierced with a needle near the sagittal suture, in the evening (fifth day),

Pain pressing deeply inward in the crown,

Violent pressing pain in the region of the vertex,

Pressing headache on the vertex and occiput, with a sensation as though there were lead in it, aggravated by moving the head and by a false step, with a feeling as though the brain were loosely moving about,

A pressing headache in the region of the vertex, in the morning; returned in the evening, accompanied by burning in the stomach (seventeenth day),

Drawing-tearing headache from the vertex towards the middle of the brain,

Sticking headache in the region of the vertex,

Painful aching headache in the right side, most violent in the vertex and above the right eye,

A pain in the right parietal bone, as if a pointed nail had been driven in, after dinner (tenth day),

Painless drawing in the right parietal bone, with slight pressure, during which there was an almost agreeable warmth over the whole body (after four hours),

Pressure in the left parietal bone, with dull pain (after two hours),

Painful pressure in the superior and posterior angle of the left parietal bone, as if a small convex button were pressed against that part (going of rapidly when touching it), (tenth day),

Tearing-drawing pain in the whole left side of the head, from the occiput to the eye (sixty-seventh day),

Dull sticking pain in the left parietal bone,

Sticking headache on the right side, aggravated by moving the head and eyes, with nausea and heat, great weakness, and weakness of the eyes,

Sticking in the left side of the head on bowing, even if she were not just then suffering from headache, for several days past (fourteenth day); on the right side after the headache had ceased (fifteenth day),

Dull headache over the whole frontal region (lasting an hour), (after a quarter of an hour, fifth day),

Dull stunning headache in the frontal region and vertex, which, however, did not last long (seventeenth day),

Frontal headache (fortieth day), ; in the evening (twenty-ninth day),

Headache in the frontal region (seventh day); with heat in the cheeks (after one hour, thirty-fifth day),

Aching in the forehead, with failure of the sight, in the evening (fourth day); headache continued (fifth day); lasting pressing headache in the forehead, with burning in the eyes (nineteenth day); headache in the forehead, in the evening (twenty-fifth day),

Aching pain, especially in the frontal eminences and temples, at 8 P.M. (seventeenth day),

Transient pain in the forehead and in the left side of the face, a sort of twitching (after one hour),

Some headache in the forehead on awaking (seventeenth day),

Headache in the region of the forehead and eyebrows, such as usually precedes a catarrh (fifth day),

Headache in the forehead, with warmth (third day),

Some headache in the forehead,

Slight headache in the forehead after dinner (twentieth day),

In the evening, after much conversation in company, a pressing headache began in the forehead, extended gradually towards the vertex, and slowly disappeared (thirty-sixth day); ache in the forehead, which, after an hour, merged into the sensation as if a wedge were driven into the temple; twitching (after one hour),

Alternately boring, sticking, griping, lightning-like piercing headache in the forehead, in and above the eyes and in the nasal bones, worse in the morning fasting, better while eating and lying down,

A drawing intermittent pain in the left side of the forehead, and at the same time symptoms of colic, accompanied by emission of flatus (sixth day); at 9 A.M., a pain in the left side of the forehead when writing, which continued the whole forenoon (ninth day),

Drawing-pressive headache in the forehead, especially in the right eye, as if pressed deep into the skull (fifty-ninth day),

Pressing pain in the frontal and occipital regions, in the evening (second day); pressing in the forehead, lasting all day (fifth day),

Slight pressive headache over the right superciliary eminence (after 1st dil.),

Headache in the forehead, pressing, the whole day (first day),

A pressive pain transversely across the forehead (after half an hour),

Headache, consisting of a pressure, bruised and tearing sensation, extending from the forehead to the occiput, on waking from sleep, disappearing after sleeping again,

Distressing pressive pain in the forehead and eyes, every morning after rising, lasting a long time, after two months, and constantly recurring with interruptions,

Sharp lancinating pain in the left frontal eminence, in the afternoon (forty-sixth day),

Sticking pains in the forehead,

Stitches in the left side of the forehead (within two hours); sticking pains in the frontal eminences (after second day),

Head pains as though stuck through from one temple to the other,

Headache for three hours, at one time in the right, at another in the left temple, and again in the vertex, in the morning (seventeenth day),

Boring headache through both temples,

Drawing in the temporal muscles; an external headache, worse on chewing,

In the evening, drawing tearing in the mastoid process of the left temporal bone, and then in both eyeballs, where the pain ceased (seventeenth day),

Drawing-sticking pain in the left temporal muscle, increased by mastication and diminished by contact; this pain continued for two hours, and in the open air as well as in the room (eighth day),

Pressive headache in the right temple, especially on straining at stool (thirty-eighth day),

Pressive pain in the right temple and drawing-tearing pains in the right elbow-joint, aggravated by motion (seventy-third day),

Contractive pain in the right temple, pretty severe, often returning, and always lasting several seconds,

Sticking pain in the temples,

Sticking pains in the temples (after two days),

A violent stitch drove suddenly through the left temple, as if an awl had been forcibly thrust through the brain; the pain lasted but a few minutes, but the spot remained for some time sensitive (thirteenth day),

Headache in the occiput,

Short painful drawing in the left side of the occiput (after half an hour, thirteenth day),

Constant violent pressing asunder pain in the occiput, as if it would burst, with coldness of the temples,

Painful tension in the occiput from one ear to the other,

Dull pressive pains in the occiput for six hours (after one hour),

Pressing pain in the occiput (fourth day),

Violent pressing pain in the occiput,

A painful stitch through the occiput from above downward (fourteenth day),


Sensation as if a tight cap were fitted over the whole scalp,

The hair of the head constantly falls out profusely, so that a bare spot began in the seventh month; after growing worse for four weeks, young hair began to grow, became more and more vigorous, so that three months later the whole hair was restored beautiful and shiny, and remained so,

The hair of the head falls out freely, with itching on the scalp,

The hair becomes remarkably hard and dry lustreless, and falls out,

The hair comes off on the vertex (forty-fourth day),

Much scurfy eruption on the scalp, with rapid falling out of the hair,

The whole scalp is covered with whitish-gray scales and small violently itching pimples, and somewhat swollen,

White scaly eruption over the whole scalp, extending to the forehead, temples, ears, and nape of the neck, and to the neighboring parts of the skin (sixth month),

Headache in the scalp posteriorly, as if constricted from both sides,

"Sensation of baldness; every hair hurts,"

For several days the skin on the vertex has been so sensitive to the touch, and shines so clearly through the hair, that the prover was afraid he was becoming bald (sixteenth day); a little spot still sensitive to touch (seventeenth day),

Slight sensitiveness in the skin under the hair on the forehead, where the cool air at the open window was exclusively felt, after dinner (thirty-ninth day),

A jerking constrictive pain in the hairy portion of the head, at the commencement of dinner (fifteenth day),

Biting and corroding smarting on the right side of the scalp, in the evening,

Corroding biting in the skin of the occiput, with a sensation as if something were crawling about in the hair, lasting half an hour (after thirteen hours),

Headache in the anterior part of the head, which is covered with hair, as though compressed, in the evening (twelfth day),

Disinclination to lie upon the left side at night, because a spot on the head near the occipital protuberance is painful when lying upon it or on pressure; even the hair is painful to touch,

Outer head

A scaly eruption on the head becomes worse,

The skin of the whole forehead is fatty,

Swelling of the veins on the temples and hands, without heat (during rest), (after eighteen hours),

The whole head is very sensitive externally, so that everything, even if very soft, presses upon it; on the forehead several red pimples, and the skin of the whole face feels scraped, with large rough spots,

Tearing in the tendinous aponeurosis on the skull, for some minutes (immediately, sixtieth day),

Twitching in the integument of the occiput, on the right side (second day),

During the day, sensation as though the skin on the temples and forehead were shrunken and hard, continuing two hours (first day),

Slight compression and crawling externally on the occiput (seventy-third day),

Itching on the occiput,

Violent itching on the occiput, as far as the nape of the neck, covered with thin, dry, light-brown scurf,


The upper part of the head feels as heavy as lead, with vanishing of thought, emptiness of the head, and pressure, extending into the eyes, which are very much affected,

Slight sensitiveness in the vertex, in the morning (twenty-second day),

Drawing and tearing in the pericranium, at times in the region of the vertex, at times in that of the occiput (ninety-fourth and ninety-fifth days),

Pressure on the vertex, as if a weight lay there (seventieth day),

When nodding forward, sensation as though the brain were pressed out at the vertex,

A feeling in the vertex as if a nail were driven from within outward there (second day),


In the middle of the left parietal bone a spot of the size of a dime, sensitive to touch (third day),

Sensation in the right parietal bone as if a nail were driven in, which disappears on pressure upon the part (after half an hour),

Sensation as if a nail had been driven in, in the angles of the parietal bones; as this sensation ceased, an itching gnawing in the same region, which induced him to scratch (till forty-sixth day),

Pressive drawing aching in the left side of the head, extending into the left cervical muscles, from 9 P.M., relief towards morning, with offensive perspiration,

Pressure, as with a convex button, in the region of the left parietal bone (sixth day),

Violent tearing in the left side of the head and in the teeth of that side (twenty-ninth day),

Tearing in the right side of the head on going to bed (thirty-first day),

Tearing in the right side of the head and face, transversely across the nose, extending into the malar bone and over the eyes, worse in the morning and evening,

Acute tearing in the whole right side of the head, extending into the teeth, interrupting sleep, disappearing in the morning after rising, with coryza (fourth night),

A cramplike sensation in the left side of the head, followed by a sensation of warmth,

Such violent sticking in the right side of the head that she could not speak on account of it,

Sticking in the left side of the head on awaking, soon going off, but the head was dull all day (thirteenth day),


Dulness of the head in the forehead, in the evening (forty-seventh day),

Aching in the forehead, with obstruction in the nose, in the morning (seventh day),

Violent aching in the left frontal sinus, extending into the upper jaw, ending with sudden sneezing and running from the nose, in the evening,

Frequent pressing in the forehead (after second day); and sticking in the forehead, disappeared while walking in the open air (fifth day); pressing in the middle of the forehead (ninth day),

Pressing in the forehead (first day); in the middle of the forehead (soon, second day); in the forehead, at 6 P.M. (eighth day),

Pressing in the right side of the forehead (soon, second day),

Very violent pressing aching in the forehead, lasting all day (twelfth day),

Dull drawing pressure transversely across the forehead, as if a weight were sinking down in it (after four hours and a half),

Jerklike pressure in the left frontal eminence (after four hours),

Jerklike pressure in the right frontal eminence, extending down to the eye (after four hours and a half),

Violent constrictive pressure on the left frontal eminence externally, which seems to press the upper lid downward (after one hour and a half),

Maddening twitching in the right frontal eminence, in the evening (first day),

Repeated tearing in the forehead (second day),

Sticking in the left side of the forehead (third and fourth days),

Dull sticking in the left frontal region (first day),

Single stitches in the right frontal region (fifth day),

Needlelike stitches, especially from before backward, in the forehead (after five hours and a half),

Repeated transitory stitch in the left frontal eminence (second day),

Single stitches in the right frontal eminence (soon, second day); sticking in the right side of the forehead (fifth day),


Sensitiveness of the left temple (sixteenth day),

Frequent slight drawing from the mastoid process of the right temporal bone downward (thirteenth day),

A continuous drawing and tension below the mastoid process of the right side, accompanied with occasional drawing in the left frontal eminence towards the temple, and with roaring in the left ear, in the evening (ninth day),

Pressive drawing in the left temple,

Pressive in the right temple from without inward, in the forenoon (third day),

A deep pressure in the right temple (after one hour and three-quarters),

Raging pressure in the both temples, extending inward, as though the brain would be pressed outward,

Violent pressing in the left temple soon after dinner, continuing all the evening, but in a less degree (fourth day),

Periodical pinching in the mastoid process of the right side, as if a convex button were pressed upon that part (twenty-second day),

Sticking in the right temple, soon; fine stitches in the temples (third and fifth days),

Single stitches in the mastoid process of the temporal bone, with the drawing behind the right ear (sixty-ninth day),

Sticking in the right temple (within two hours),

Stitches in the temporal region,

Violent stitches in the left temporal region externally (after eight, and twelve hours),

Throbbing in the temples, with violent tearing in the teeth,

Throbbings in the right temple when rising from a seat, towards noon (twenty-second day),


Sensation of heaviness in the occiput (second day),

Drawing in the occiput (fifth day),

Drawing and tension in the occiput (thirtieth day),

Violent constriction in the occiput and pit of the stomach, as if cramps would come on,

Fulness and pressure in the occiput when walking in the open air, in the evening,

Constant violent pressure in the occiput and nape of the neck, as if she would fly out of her skin,

Jerking tearing in the occiput, more in the right side (after one hour),

Tearing in the occipital protuberance and in the petrous portion of the temporal bone, for six weeks,

Stitches in the occiput, in the evening (thirty-third day),

Stitches in the brain, from the occipital foramen upwards (first day),

A stitch from the foramen magnum through the brain to the vertex (fourth day),

Short accesses of crawling and running on the left side of the occipital bone (sixty-ninth day),

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