Apocynum CannabinumIndian Hemp, Apocyn, Apocyn. Can, Apocynum, Canna
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while the very dilute homeopathic remedy may help, the raw product is often best avoided.
Below are the strongest indications (i.e. symptoms) of Apocynum Cannabinum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Increases secretions of mucous and serous membranes and acts on cellular tissue, producing oedema and dropsy and on skin causing diaphoresis. Acute hydrocephalus. A diminished frequency of the pulse is a prime indication. This is one of our most efficient remedies, in Dropsies, ascites, anasarca and hydrothorax, and urinary troubles, especially suppression and strangury. In the digestive complaints of Bright’s disease, with the nausea, vomiting, drowsiness, difficult breathing, it will be found of frequent service. The dropsy is characterized by great thirst and gastric irritability. Arrhythmia. Mitral and tricuspid regurgitation. acute alcoholism. Relaxation of sphincters.≡ show all authors ...
CYMARIN is the active principle of Apocynum Cannabinum., lowers pulse rate and increases blood-pressure. Strophanthus (extreme cardiac depression with intense gastric disturbance; dropsy). Aralia hispida - Wild Sambucus Nigra Elder - a valuable diuretic, useful in dropsy of the cavities, either due to hepatic or renal disease with constipation. Urinary disorders, especially with dropsy. Scudder advises doses of five to thirty drops in sweetened cream of tartar, Solution). Apis Mel Apis.; Arsenicum Album Arsenic; Digitalis Purpurea Digital.; Helleborus Niger Hell.⥄ Show reverse lookup of relationships
Aversions, dislikes; indolence, aversion to work
Fantasies; of exaltation
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; cheerful, happy
unhappy; sadness, mental depression
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion
impaired thinking; confusion; sudden confusion, when in pain
impaired thinking; vanishing of thoughts
Unconsciousness≡ show all authors ...
▲ VERTIGO, DIZZINESS
On rising; from stooping
from a seat
While walking; when climbing stairs
When yawning≡ show all authors ...
Congestion (see pulsation); fullness; forehead
Expanded sensation (see swollen); enlarged sensation
Heaviness (see pain; pressing)
pressing); with pain in back and limbs
pressing); after stool
Hydrocephalus (water on the brain: headache, drowsiness, vomiting)
with other pains; pain in small of back
from stool; after stool
cutting, darting, stabbing; temples
stitching, sudden, sharp; temples
Skin and scalp; erysipelas (inflamed from infection, deep red colour)≡ show all authors ...
Lids; falling of lids
Eye feels hot; morning
Pain; as from something in eye; like sand in eye; morning
pressing; right≡ show all authors ...
Noises in ear; after stool
ringing; after stool
Pain; inside (in ear canal)
stitching, sudden, sharp
Impaired; after singing≡ show all authors ...
Bloated (see swelling, congestion)
Lips; discoloration; bluish
Skin; discoloration; pale
under eyes≡ show all authors ...
Snuffles of children ( Sambucus Nigra Sambucus.) Chronic nasal catarrh with tendency to acute stuffiness with dull, sluggish memory
Discharge from nose; thick
Takes cold easily, nostrils become congested and blocked up easily.
Running or blocked nose (coryza)
morning; on waking≡ show all authors ...
Dryness; morning; on waking
Saliva; mucus, slime
Taste; strong and sharp (acrid)
bitter≡ show all authors ...
Heart; Tricuspid regurgitation; rapid and feeble, irregular cardiac action, low arterial tension, pulsating jugulars, general cyanosis and general dropsy.
Constriction, tension; fluid in chest cavity
Heart; fluid build up around heart
accumulation of fluid, pulmonary
Inflammation; heart; pericardium
Lungs; fluid build up in chest cavity (pulmonary oedema)
fluid build up in chest cavity (pulmonary oedema); with organic disease
haemorrhage (see expectoration)
Movements in and of chest; fluttering
Pain; cutting (sudden sharp pain); heart
stitching, sudden, sharp; sides; right
Short, dry cough
Respiration short and unsatisfactory
Oppression about epigastrium and chest.
lying down impossible
while lying down
from talking; after talking
Stomach; hiccup; morning
hiccup; night≡ show all authors ...
alternating with deep cough
Suffocating≡ show all authors ...
Dry; inability to perspire (see inactivity)
Out-breaks on skin; small, purple spot≡ show all authors ...
▲ BACK AND NECK
Back and neck
Pain; sore, bruised, beaten; lumbar (lower half of back)
sore, bruised, beaten; lumbar (lower half of back); walking
lumbar (lower half of back)
lumbar (lower half of back)
lumbar (lower half of back); afternoon; evening
lumbar (lower half of back); walking
stitching, sudden, sharp, shooting; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; top, inner corner
Skin; out-breaks on skin; pimples; lumbar (lower half of back); red at night on scratching, better morning
like insects crawling on skin
itching; night≡ show all authors ...
Thirst on walking
Dull, heavy, sick feeling
Oppression in epigastrium and chest, impeding breathing ( Lobelia Influenzinum Infl.) Sensation of sinking in stomach
Anxiety; after stool
Sensation as if diarrhoea would come on
Emptiness; after stool
Noises from abdomen; rumbling
Pain; as if diarrhoea would come on
during diarrhoea (colic)
while eating; during breakfast
Pulsation; behind lower ribs; evening
Restlessness, uneasiness, etc.
Swelling; from watery fluid; abdominal cavity
from watery fluid; abdominal cavity; with chronic diarrhoea
Sense of weakness
Bladder; pain; cervix of bladder; after urination
pain; aching; cervix of bladder; after urinating
paralytic weakness; of sphincter
retention of urine (see urination delayed)
urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); morning; on waking
urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); constant
urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); frequent (see urination, frequent); from loss of tone of sphincter
urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); ineffectual
urination; dribbling (by drops); involuntary; after urinating
urination; painful or difficult urination
urination; feeble stream (slow)
urination; involuntary, incontinence; night, bed wetting
urination; unconscious; no feeling in urethra (urinary part of genitals)
urination; weakness; sphincter
Kidneys; pain; aching
pain; aching; region of kidneys
pain; shooting (see sudden, sharp); while exerting the muscles
suppression of urine
Stomach; constriction; convulsive
distended (swollen from inner pressure); after eating
emptiness, weak feeling, faintness, hungry feeling
morning; before breakfast
morning; on waking
fullness; after eating
heaviness, weight, oppression (see fullness)
pain; from coughing
pain; after drinking
pain; gnawing, biting
sinking (see emptiness)
morning; on waking
night; on waking
Food or water is immediately ejected
Stomach; Nausea, with drowsiness
Pain; with vomiting, blood and mucus in stool (intussusception); pain in region of liver
vomiting; after drinking
vomiting; in women; during period
vomiting; on waking
vomiting; bile≡ show all authors ...
▲ RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL
Sensation as before diarrhoea
Involuntary stool; on passing flatulence
Sensation of lump (see weight)
Open anus (see relaxed); sensation of anus being open
sensation of anus being open; after stool
Pain; after stool
soreness; after stool
urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing
Urging, desire to stool (see pain; urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing); after eating (see diarrhoea)
Weakness, weak feeling
WATERY, flatulent, with soreness in anus; worse after eating
Feeling as if sphincter were open and stools ran right out.
Forcible, sudden, gushing
Food appears to be passed undigested (lientery)
Yellow≡ show all authors ...
▲ GENITALS ETC
Bladder much distended
Turbid, hot urine, with thick mucus and burning in urethra, after urinating
Little expulsive power
Albuminous (white, thick)
Burning (includes hot)
Sediment; albuminous (white, thick)
Urine lighter than usual (in weight)
Urine heavier than usual
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); discharge; watery
sensation absent, when urinating
pain; after urinating
pain; burning; during urination
pain; burning; after urination
Male; swelling; penis
swelling; penis; fluid accumulation
Female; Amenorrhoea, with bloating; metrorrhagia with nausea; fainting, vital depression
Hemorrhages at change of life
Blood expelled in large clots.
Female; metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding)
metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); clotted
metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); continuous
metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); intermittent flow
metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); thin, fluid blood
period; amenorrhoea (suppression or absence of period)
period; fluid blood containing clots
period; protracted≡ show all authors ...
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Coldness; upper limbs; hands
lower limbs; foot
Contraction of muscles and tendons; leg
Cramps; foot; sole
Movements and positions; involuntary movement; one arm and leg
jerking; one leg and one arm
jerking; lower limbs
twitching; one arm and one leg
toes; first toe (large toe); rheumatic
toes; first toe (large toe); joints
lower limbs; knee
stitching, sudden, sharp; hip
stitching, sudden, sharp; knee
stitching, sudden, sharp; ankle
Paralysis; lower limbs
Skin; discoloration; fingers; red
discoloration; fingers; nails; blueness
out-break on skin; boils
out-break on skin; lower limbs; boils
out-break on skin; thigh; boils
Stiffness; lower limbs
Swollen; fluid in tissues
lower limbs; fluid in tissues
lower limbs; during period
Weakness≡ show all authors ...
Sleep and dreams
Great restlessness and little sleep.
night; with sleepiness
as in kidney failure (uremic)
Eating and food; after eating
Faintness, fainting; raising the head
Fluid build up; external
Inflammation; thin, watery membranes
Lying down; lying down
Pain; pressing; externally
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold in general
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)
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