Carbolic AcidPhenol - Carbolic Acid, Carb-ac, Carbol. Acid, Carbol-ac, Carbolicum Acidum, Acidum carbolicum
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 of Carbolic Acid in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Carbolic Acid. is a powerful irritant and anaesthetic. A languid, foul, painless destructive remedy. Stupor, paralysis of sensation and motion, feeble pulse and depressed breathing, death due to paralysis of respiratory centers. Acts primarily on the central nervous system. Increased olfactory sensibility. Produces mental and bodily languor, disinclination to study, with headache like a band. Very marked Acuteness of smell is a strong guiding symptom. Stomach symptoms are also important. Pains are terrible; come and go suddenly. Physical exertion brings on abscess somewhere. Putrid discharges ( Bapt.) Scarlet fever, with marked tendency to destruction of tissue internally, and fetid odor. Spasmodic coughs. Arthritis ( See Dose.)≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Chrysarobin (locally in ringworm of the scale 5-10 Per Cent. in Glycerine and Alcohol. Equal parts). Ars.; Kreosote.; Carbo; Guano ( Violent headache as from a band around head. Itching of nostrils, back, thighs, genitals. Symptoms like hay-fever.)
Antidote: Alcohol; Vinegar; Chalk; Iod. Glauger’s Salt in watery solution.
Incompatible: Glycerine and vegetable oils.
Disinclined to mental work
Tight feeling, as if compressed by a rubber band ( Gels.; Mahonia.) Orbital neuralgia over right eye
Headache, better, by green Tea; while smoking.
Constriction, tension (see also pulling, pressing); like band or hoop
forehead; as from a band
Pain, headache; in forehead; above eyes; above right
dull pain; forehead
dull pain; temples
pressing (see bursting, pulling); forehead; extending to above nose
tearing, rending; forehead; over eyes; right≡ more ...
Smell very acute
Ozaena, with fetor and ulceration
Influenza and resulting debility.
Discharge from nose; offensive smelling; putrid≡ more ...
Itching vesicles, with burning pain
Burns tend to ulcerate.
Out-breaks on skin; burning
scarlet fever; gangrenous≡ more ...
Ulcerated patches on inside of lips and cheeks
Burning in mouth to stomach
Fauces red, and covered with exudation
Uvula whitened and shriveled
Almost impossible to swallow
Diphtheria, fetid breath, regurgitation on swallowing liquids, but little pain ( Bapt.) Face dusky red; white about mouth and nose
Rapid sinking of vital forces.
Discoloration; redness≡ more ...
Stomach; Appetite lost
Desire for stimulants and tobacco
Constant belching, nausea, Vomiting, dark olive green
Heat rises up oesophagus
Flatulent distention of stomach and abdomen
Painful flatulence often marked in one part of the bowel ( Sulph-Carbonate of Soda.) Fermentative dyspepsia with bad taste and breath.
Stomach; vomiting; while travelling≡ more ...
Constipation, with Very offensive breath
Bloody, like scrapings of intestines
Diarrhoea; stools thin, black, putrid.≡ more ...
Irritable bladder in old men with frequent urination at night, or probably prostatic nature
Colour; black≡ more ...
Agonizing backache across loins, with dragging-down thighs
Pain in left ovary; worse walking in open air
Erosions of cervix; fetid, acrid discharge
Leucorrhoea in children ( Cann
Irritating leucorrhoea, causing itching and burning ( Kreos.)
Female; after-birth; protracted
vaginal discharge; offensive smelling
putrid≡ more ...
Cramps in fore part of leg, close to tibia During walking
Gnawing pains in shin bones
Skin; out-break on skin; hand; blisters
out-break on skin; hand; blisters; itching
Weakness; lower limbs≡ more ...
Constriction; sensation of a band
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)≡ more ...