Thuja Occidentalis - Mind symptoms (inc. personality)

Arbor Vitae, Thuja, Thuya, Thuja Occidentalis, Thuya occidentalis

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HPUS indication of Thuja Occidentalis: Warts
Thuja Occidentalis

Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Thuja Occidentalis may help, unprocessed Thuja may be best avoided.

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

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Fixed ideas, as if a strange person were at his side; as if soul and body were separated; as if something alive in abdomen ( Crocus Sativus Croc.) Emotional sensitiveness; music causes weeping and trembling.

Aversions, dislikes; open air


avoids the sight of people

to presence of strangers



indolence, aversion to work

after eating

being touched

aversion to mental work

Behaviour; habits; boring fingers in ear

industrious; during heat

jumping; from window (see suicide)

shrieking; during sleep

Conscientious about things of little importance





after rising

knows not where he is

from movement

Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions

calls someone

creatures and animals

are in abdomen

creeping; passing before her

death; about to die

death; time has come to die

death; sees dead persons

illusions of fantasy

hears sounds; music

hears sounds; voices; are in abdomen

sees objects, things; appearance of building stones

about self; body; delicate

about self; body; is heavy

about self; body; divided into two parts

or cut in two; and unable to tell which part has possession of on waking

about self; body; of being double

about self; body; mind and body separated

about self; body; thought herself pregnant

about self; body; fancied body was too small for soul, or that soul was separated from body

about self; body; size; diminished; is too thin

about self; body; size; thin; body is thin

about self; body; size; thin; emaciated (extremely thin)

about self; body; surreal happenings to body; brittle

about self; body; surreal happenings to body; is made of glass

about self; body; surreal happenings to body; lighter than air

about self; circumstances; is a criminal

about self; circumstances; wrong; fancies has done wrong

about self; is under control of another; superhuman

about self; identity; errors of personal identity

visions; on closing the eyes

visions or presence of phantoms, figures, people


on closing the eyes

sees people

people are beside

converses with absent people

some one is present

spectres, ghosts, spirits

spectres, ghosts, spirits; on closing eyes

strangers; seemed to be in the room

strangers; sees strangers

desire for open air

Desires, wants; death

impulses; sudden impulse to kill; herself

to kill; sudden impulse to kill; herself

to kill; on waking

to kill; when walking

As if in a dream



on waking

on waking

Fantasies; of exaltation

of exaltation; lascivious

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; anger (see irritability and quarrelsome)

anger (see irritability and quarrelsome); from contradiction

boredom, dissatisfaction (see loathing of life); weary of life (see boredom, dissatisfaction, loathing, etc.)

cheerful, happy



ecstatic; exhilaration



impetuous; heedless

impetuous; perspiration

impulsive; capriciousness



indifference, apathy, etc.

to opposite sex



morning; on waking


during chill

after eating

during headache

while perspiring

on waking

when walking

laughing; spasmodic

loathing; life (see desires, death)


mirth, hilarity, liveliness, etc.

mood; changeable, variable mood

mood; repulsive, bad mood


after eating

quarrelsome, argumentative

reproaches; himself

excessively religious (see anxiety, despair, fear)


sensitive, oversensitive


to music

to sensual impressions



unhappy; despair


religious (of salvation etc.)

unhappy; discontent, displeased, dissatisfied, etc.

unhappy; wants to injure self; suicidal disposition

from thoughts

throwing himself from a height; from windows

unhappy; lamenting, regretting; moaning, groaning; during heat

unhappy; sadness, mental depression

morning; after waking

late morning


during period

from music

while perspiring

while walking

weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting)


in sleep


during period

from music

when spoken to


in mental work

in movements

at work

while walking

Intellectual faculties; bright, intelligent, clear; abundant ideas, clearness of mind

impaired thinking; absent-minded (see forgetful)

impaired thinking; chaotic

impaired thinking; difficulty concentrating

impaired thinking; confusion


on waking


after dinner

as if in a dream

after eating

during the heat

as to own identity

gets lost in well-known streets

from mental exertion

while sitting

after smoking

while standing

while talking

while walking

impaired thinking; dull, sluggish


morning; on waking

while perspiring

impaired thinking; imbecility

impaired thinking; mistakes; speaking

impaired thinking; mistakes; words; misplacing

impaired thinking; mistakes; in writing

omitting letters

omitting letters; syllables

omitting letters; words

impaired thinking; mistakes; using wrong words

impaired thinking; vanishing of thoughts; while speaking

impaired thinking; weakness of mind

ideas; abundant ideas, clearness of mind

ideas; deficiency of ideas


will not be touched

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety

anxiety; afternoon; 4 p.m.; to 5 p.m.

anxiety; night

anxiety; of conscience (as if guilty of a crime)

anxiety; after eating

anxiety; with fear

anxiety; about future

anxiety; about salvation

anxiety; sudden

anxiety; on waking


of extreme emotion

of others approaching

of others approaching; in delirium

of disease

of evil

of insanity

of people; doctor

of people; of strangers

arising from stomach

frightened easily; starting, startled; during sleep

Memory; active memory



morning; on waking

on waking

weakness of memory

for what has just done

for mental labour (compare daze)

for people

for what was about to say

for words

Symptoms in moonlight


Perception; time; time passes too quickly


Preoccupied; absorbed, buried in thought; meditation


one track minded

Restlessness, nervousness


late morning



in bed


tossing about in bed

after dinner

during heat

during period

before sleep

while walking

Mental symptoms from sexual excesses

Sighing (see respiration); during heat

while perspiring


Presence of stranger

Talking, conversation; answers not lucid; slowly

intolerant of contradiction

contrary (see obstinate, irritable)


dislike of talking, desire to be silent, taciturn

morning; on waking

morning; while walking

in sleep

speech; confused

speech; hasty

speech; monosyllabic

speech; slow


Thinking of complaints

Thoughts (see preoccupied); persistent (see delusions)

persistent (see delusions); mind and body are separated


Wearisome, tired

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