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 Cadmium Metallicum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Aversions, dislikes; aversion to mental work
Desires, wants; company
company; while alone
Symptoms follow intense emotions; anger
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability
unhappy; lamenting, regretting; moaning, groaning; during sleep
Facial expressions; smiling; in sleep
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety
anxiety; when alone
anxiety; when in company
anxiety; before stool
fear; of being alone (see company)
fear; of others approaching
fear; work; of dread
between attacks of cough≡ show all authors ...
▲ VERTIGO, DIZZINESS
Perception of objects distorted; seem to turn in a circle≡ show all authors ...
Brain; inflammation of brain
Hot; with coldness of extremities
Sensitive; sensitive to draft of air
Skin and scalp; out-break on skin
out-break on skin; herpes; temples≡ show all authors ...
Lids; half open
unable to open eyes
difficult to close
eyes closed; half open
eyes closed; unable to open eyes
eyes open; during sleep
Conjunctiva (external lining of eye); swelling
Cornea (transparent part of eye); spots and specks, on cornea
spots and specks, on cornea; scars
Discharges of mucus or pus
Looking steadily (see vision, exertion)
cutting; extending outward
stitching, sudden, sharp; extending outward
Pupils; contracted; one contracted, the other dilated
Swellings; conjunctiva (external lining of eye)
Ulceration; cornea (transparent part of eye); from scars
Lost vision, blindness; night≡ show all authors ...
Noises in ear
pressing; behind ear≡ show all authors ...
Lips; out-breaks on lips
out-breaks on lips; acne
thrush (white flakes)
riding in the wind
Skin; discoloration; bluish; circles around eyes
discoloration; brown; spots
discoloration; red; during cough
like insects crawling on skin (see skin)
out-breaks on skin
red; erysipelas (inflamed from infection, deep red colour); nose
Trembling; jaw≡ show all authors ...
Decay (see discharge if applicable)
Odours, imaginary and real; ulcerous
Skin or lining of nose; ulcers; inside
Tension (see face)
Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked
blocked; from swelling≡ show all authors ...
unable to speak; from paralysis of organs
Teeth; deposits on teeth during illness (see mucus)
Discoloration; tongue; black
Tongue; movement of tongue; difficult (see protruded)
salty; food tastes salty≡ show all authors ...
Choking, constricting; gullet
Tickling in the air passages; larynx≡ show all authors ...
Difficult (dyspnea); during palpitation
waking with difficulty breathing
Interrupted; during sleep (apnea)
Irregular; during sleep≡ show all authors ...
brown, liver spots
Goose bumps; after drinking
Inflammation; skin erysipelas (inflamed from infection, deep red colour)
in cold air
on becoming warm; in bed
Out-breaks on skin; discharging, moist
rash (see granular); scaly
generating pus≡ show all authors ...
Coldness; behind lower ribs
Pain; stabbing, piercing
stabbing, piercing; behind lower ribs
sore, bruised, tenderness, etc.
Bladder; paralytic weakness; cervix
Kidneys; pain; region of
burping, belching; rancid
burping, belching; salty
burping, belching; sour
pain; from coughing
pain; piercing, stabbing
nausea; feeling in abdomen
nausea; in chest
nausea; in mouth
nausea; touching lips
vomiting; after drinking
vomiting; in alcoholics
vomiting; during headache
vomiting; never ending
vomiting; in women; during pregnancy
vomiting; on movement
vomiting; like coffee beans
vomiting; yellow≡ show all authors ...
Pain, headache; morning
from open air
eyes and vision (affecting or affected by); from looking fixedly at anything
from cold (including cold parts); becoming cold
from cold (including cold parts); from cold air; from draft of cold air
from exertion; mental exertion
while lying down
lies with head low
walking; on walking up steps or hill
from warmth; from exposure to sun
in forehead; above eyes
top of head (vertex)
boring, digging, screwing
cutting, darting, stabbing
piercing, stabbing (see cutting)
pressing (see bursting, pulling)
as if in a vice
stitching, sudden, sharp; temples≡ show all authors ...
▲ RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL
Urging, desire to stool (see pain; urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing)
Mucous, slimy; jelly-like
Yellow; greenish≡ show all authors ...
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Hands and feet; chilblains
hand; during cold
Heaviness; upper limbs
Movements and positions; jerking
Numbness (see tingling); thigh
Pain; lower limbs; rheumatic
boring; lower limbs
gnawing, biting; hand
stitching, sudden, sharp; lower limbs; joints
stitching, sudden, sharp; toes
tearing; hand; joints
Paralysis; after extreme emotion
on one side of body (hemiplegia)
Perspiration; hand; with inflammation of eye, conjunctivitis
foot; during sleep
Skin; discoloration; red; in spots
discoloration; elbow; brown spots
out-break on skin; buttocks; boils
Swollen; upper limbs
Tension, tightness; forearm≡ show all authors ...
▲ FEVER AND CHILL
Beginning in particular area; pit of stomach
When drinking; the chill increases and causes vomiting
Icy coldness of the body
Night; before midnight
Septic fever (see infectious, continued, from childbirth, etc.)
when sweat is checked from exposure to a draft of air≡ show all authors ...
Position; head inclined forwards; low
Sleepiness, tiredness; late morning
Staining the linen; yellow
From suppressed complaints≡ show all authors ...
sensation of swelling
Inflammation; breast; nipples
Perspiration; arm pit
Skin; abscess; arm pit
discoloration; spots; brown
out-breaks on skin
breast; inflammation from infection, deep red colour on breast
itching; like insects crawling on skin
Swelling; arm pit glands
Weakness≡ show all authors ...
Affects of alcohol
Walking up stairs or hill
Eating and food; eating
Aversion to movement
Symptoms from suppression of perspiration
From sun; from exposure to sun
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold feeling; lack of vital heat
cold in general
Walking≡ more ...