Asterias RubensRed Starfish, Asterias
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 Asterias Rubens in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
▲ MODALITIES ETC
Worse, Coffea Cruda Coffee, night; cold damp weather, left side.≡ show all authors ...
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Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; hears sounds; voices
about self; is under control of another; strangers
desire for open air
Desires, wants; to bath in cold water
ailments from emotional excitement
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; anger (see irritability and quarrelsome)
cheerful, happy; evening
indifference, apathy, etc.
mirth, hilarity, liveliness, etc.; evening
12 to 2 p.m.
unhappy; sadness, mental depression
weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting)
after slight emotion
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; dull, sluggish
impaired thinking; weakness of mind
Insanity; at menopause, or similar age in men
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety
anxiety; noon; till 3 p.m.
anxiety; in house
anxiety; sleep; after period
anxiety; on waking
fear; noon until 3 p.m.
fear; of extreme emotion
at night, with feelings as if head would burst
fear; of evil
fear; of fainting
fear; of misfortune
fear; on waking
Memory; weakness of memory; for what has just done
Talking, conversation; intolerant of contradiction
dislike of talking, desire to be silent, taciturn
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Cannot bear contradiction
Shocks in brain; throbbing; Heat in head, as if surrounded by hot air.
Congestion (see pulsation)
as if head would burst
Empty, hollow sensation
as if surrounded by hot air
with red face
on climbing stairs or hill
Twitching of muscles; blowing nose
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redness; lids; spots; edges of
Eye feels hot
Pain; extending to other parts; outward
pulling; pulling the eyeball backward
Intolerance of light (photophobia)
Dim; during headache
Foggy; during headache
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Noises in ear
violent in ears
as of water
like a waterfall
Pain; piercing, stabbing
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Pimples on side of nose, chin and mouth
Disposition to pimples at adolescence.
Motions of jaw; lockjaw
Pain; jaw; upper jaw
pressing; upper jaw
Skin; discoloration; earthy
like insects crawling on skin (see skin)
out-breaks on skin; pimples
wrinkled; forehead; in headache≡ show all authors ...
morning; in bed; on waking
Running or blocked nose (coryza); morning; waking
Sneezing; morning; on waking≡ show all authors ...
Pain; tongue; jerking
stitching, sudden, sharp; tongue
Taste; tasteless, lacks taste; tastelessness of food≡ show all authors ...
Choking, constricting; morning
sore; morning; on waking
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Destitute of pliability and elasticity
Ulcers, with fetid ichor
Psoriasis and herpes zoster worse left arm and chest
Enlarged auxiliary glands, worse, at night and in damp weather.
Out-breaks on skin
rash (see granular); scabies≡ show all authors ...
aching, dull pain (see boring, pulling, distress, digging, gnawing, biting, pressing, etc.)
Stomach; appetite; capricious (hunger, but knows not for what, or refuses things when offered)
appetite; lacking, no appetite
desires, cravings; alcoholic drinks
desires, cravings; cheese
desires, cravings; coffee
desires, cravings; cold drinks
desires, cravings; tea
emptiness, weak feeling, faintness, hungry feeling
burping, belching; morning
aversion to certain foods or drinks; meat
desires, cravings; pungent things, smelly food
Flatulence; after eating
Stomach; nausea≡ show all authors ...
Pain, headache; night
night; on waking
eyes and vision (affecting or affected by); blinding
with running or blocked nose; blowing nose
sudden pain or sudden increase of pain; pain comes on suddenly
nd go suddenly
walking; on walking up steps or hill
above root of nose
back of head (occiput); after breakfast
back of head (occiput); mental labour
back of head (occiput); sides
top of head (vertex); morning
top of head (vertex); night
top of head (vertex); mental exertion
top of head (vertex); walking in open air
boring, digging, screwing; forehead; over eyes
cutting, darting, stabbing; back of head (occiput)
cutting, darting, stabbing; temples
piercing, stabbing (see cutting); back of head (occiput)
piercing, stabbing (see cutting); temples
pressing (see bursting, pulling)
as if in a vice
forehead; over eyes
Shocks, blows, jerks, etc. (see jerking pain, pulsation, plug, nail)≡ show all authors ...
▲ RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL
ineffectual urging and straining
Pain; burning; after stool
urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing; during stool
urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing; after stool
Stool like olives
Diarrhoea, watery brown, gushing out in jet.
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▲ GENITALS ETC
Thick and sticky
Clear as water
Female; pain; womb (see abdomen, pain)
Colic and other sufferings cease with appearance of flow
Breasts swell and pain in breasts; worse left
Ulceration with sharp pains, piercing to scapulae
Pains down left arm to fingers, worse motion
Excitement of sexual instinct with nervous agitation.
Nodes and induration of mammary gland, dull aching, neuralgic pain in this region ( Conium Mac Conium.)
Male; erections; during sleep
Female; sexual intercourse; desire increased
sexual intercourse; desire increased; morning, in bed
sexual intercourse; desire increased; insatiable
sexual intercourse; desire increased; violent
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▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Coldness; as if cold wind blowing; on upper limbs
sensation of cold air; as if blew upon left arm
with stiffness and numbness
as from cold wind
Contraction of muscles and tendons; lower limbs
Cracking noise in joints; knee
Hands and feet; corns; painful
first toe (large toe)
Heaviness; upper limbs
Movements and positions; convulsion
convulsion; convulsive movement
stretched out; foot; sole, painful
Numbness (see tingling)
extending to arm
upper limbs; left
fingers; flexor tendons
extending to shoulder
joints; extending to shoulder
joints in foot
first toe (large toe)
first toe (large toe); movement
first toe (large toe); joints
first toe (large toe); joints; gouty
pulling; upper limbs
pulling; upper arm
pulling; forearm; opposite side to thumb
pulling; leg; calf
pulling; foot; back of foot
pulling; foot; sole
shooting (see stitching, sudden, sharp); foot
shooting (see stitching, sudden, sharp); toes
stitching, sudden, sharp; elbow
stitching, sudden, sharp; wrist
stitching, sudden, sharp; hip
extending to other parts; downward
stitching, sudden, sharp; thigh
stitching, sudden, sharp; leg
stitching, sudden, sharp; foot
stitching, sudden, sharp; toes
first toe (large toe)
Pulsation, throbbing; upper limbs
bend of elbow, when covered
warmth of bed
Skin; discoloration; upper limbs; red; spots
discoloration; toes; red
discoloration; toes; first toe (large toe); red
like insects crawling on skin; lower limbs
like insects crawling on skin; leg
lower limbs; evening
lower limbs; evening; 6 p.m.
lower limbs; in open air
thigh; evening; open air
thigh; in open air
leg; evening; 6 p.m.
leg; in open air
leg; over shin bone
out-break on skin; elbow
point of the elbow; dry, scaly skin
out-break on skin; lower limbs; blisters
out-break on skin; thigh
blisters; become ulcers
out-break on skin; ankle; blisters
out-break on skin; foot
back of foot
back of foot; itching
back of foot; blisters
back of foot; blisters; itching
Swollen; toes; first toe (large toe)
toes; first toe (large toe); gout-like
Weakness; leg; while standing≡ show all authors ...
▲ FEVER AND CHILL
Shaking, shivering, rigors
Alternating with chills
Long lasting heat≡ show all authors ...
Dreams; anger (see quarrels)
night; feeling comes on after midnight
Sleepiness, tiredness; while reading
rapid muscle spasm
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Breasts swollen, indurated
Neuralgia of left breast and arm ( Bromium Brom.) Pain under sternum and in muscles of precordial region
Left breast feels as if pulled inward, and pain extends over inner arm to end of little finger
Numbness of hand and fingers of left side
acute, lancinating pain
axillary glands swollen hard and knotted.
Gait unsteady; muscles refuse to obey the will
Epilepsy; preceded by twitching over whole body.
region of heart
Breast; indurated (hard from inflammation)
Heart; sensation as if heart had ceased
Pain; pulling shoulders back
under breast; left
under breast; extending to fingers
sides; on movement
heart; extending to other parts; to left hand
cutting (sudden sharp pain); breast
extending to arm
extending backwards, from chest
stitching, sudden, sharp
Skin; discoloration; redness
out-breaks on skin; breast
scaly skin between breasts
Swelling; arm pit glands≡ show all authors ...
Desire for open air
Desire to bath in cold water
Eating and food; coffee
Inflammation; hair follicles
Pain; appear suddenly
appear suddenly; and disappear suddenly
frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid
Symptoms not symmetrical; left
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold, wet weather
twitching, involuntary movements (chorea)
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)
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