Viscum Album

Mistletoe, Viscum albam

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HPUS indication of Viscum Album: Tearing pain
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Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Viscum Album may help, unprocessed Viscum Album may be best avoided.

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

  GENERAL

General

Lowered blood pressure. Dilated blood vessels but does not act on the centers in the medulla. Pulse is slow due to central irritation of the vagus.

The symptoms point especially to rheumatic and gouty complaints; neuralgia, especially sciatica. Epilepsy, CHOREA, and metrorrhagia. Rheumatic deafness. asthma. Spinal pains, due to uterine causes. Rheumatism with Tearing pains. Hypertensive albuminuria. Valvular disease, with disturbances in sexual sphere. Symptoms like epileptic aura and petit mal.

Dose

Tincture and lower potencies.

  MODALITIES ETC

Worse

WORSE, winter, cold, stormy weather; in bed. Movement; lying on left side.

  RELATIONSHIPS

Compare

Compare: Secale Cornutum Secale; Convallaria Majalis Convallar.; Bryonia Bry.; Pulsatilla Puls.; Rhodod. guipsine - active principle - (exalts the hypotensive properties of Viscum). Hedera Helix Hedera Helix - Ivy - (Inter cranial pressure).

  MIND

Mind

Dazed

Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; illusions of fantasy

As if in a dream

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; rage, fury (see insanity, mania, delirium); violent, intense feeling

unhappy; sadness, mental depression

Preoccupied

Talking, conversation; speech; incoherent

Thoughts (see preoccupied); frightful thoughts

frightful thoughts; night, on waking

Unconsciousness

automatic conduct (see mental insensibility)

  VERTIGO, DIZZINESS

Vertigo

Persistent vertigo.

Epileptic

  HEAD

Feeling as if whole vault of skull were lifted up

Blue rings around eyes

Double vision

Buzzing and stopped-up feeling in ear

Deafness from cold

Facial muscles in constant agitation

Headache

Pain, headache; walking; while walking slowly

  CHEST

Chest

Heart; Hypertrophy with valvular insufficiency; pulse small and weak; unable to rest in a reclining positions

Palpitation during coitus

Low tension

Failing compensation, dyspnoea worse lying on left side

Weight and oppression of heart; as if a hand were squeezing it; ticking sensation about heart.

Heart; palpitations; during sexual intercourse

Pain

Respiration

Dyspnoea; Feeling of suffocating when lying on left side

Spasmodic cough

ASTHMA, if connected with gout or rheumatism

Stertorous breathing.

Difficult (dyspnea); while lying; lying on the left side

  COUGH

Cough

Whooping

  GENITALS ETC

Genitals

Female; Hemorrhage, with pain; blood partly clots and bright red

Climacteric complaints ( Lachesis Lach.; Sulphur Sulph.) Pain from sacrum into pelvis, with tearing, shooting pains from above downwards

Retained placenta ( Secale Cornutum Secale.) Chronic endometritis

Metrorrhagia

Ovaralgia, especially left.

  EXTREMITIES, LIMBS

Extremities, limbs

Pains alternate in the knee and ankle with shoulder and elbow

Sciatica

tearing, shooting pains in both thighs and upper extremities

A GLOW rises from the feet to the head; seems to be on fire

Periodic pains from sacrum into pelvis, Worse in bed, with pains into thighs and upper extremities

General tremor, as if all muscles were in state of fibrillary contraction

Dropsy of extremities

Sensation of a spider crawling over back of hand and foot

Itching all over

Compressing pain in feet.

Sensation of extremities glowing, from foot to head

Movements and positions; convulsion; upper limbs; right to left

jerking

night

trembling

twitching

  GENERALITIES

Convulsions

Convulsions; right side of body; to left

rapid muscle spasm

without consciousness

epileptic

Generalities

Jerking; muscles

Movement

Trembling; externally

Twitching

twitching, involuntary movements (chorea)