Cenchris ContortrixAncistrodon, Copperhead Snake
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 Cenchris Contortrix in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Like the other snake poisons, it affects the system profoundly. Like Arsenicum Album Arsenic, it has dyspnoea, mental and physical restlessness, thirst for small quantities of water, necessity for having clothing loose, like Lachesis Laches. Marked alteration of moods; vivid dreams. Is a wonderful restorative and deep acting remedy. Increased sexual desire in both sexes. Ineffectual attempts to recline. Right ovarian region painful.≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Arsenicum Album Ars.; Lachesis Laches. Clotho Arictans - Puff Adder. - Should have a great sphere of usefulness in many conditions where excessive swelling in leading feature ( John H. Clarke, M.D.)⥄ Show reverse lookup of relationships
Bed; shuns bed
Death; presentiment of death
sensation of death
Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions
environment and surroundings; of being in two places, at the same time
hears sounds; voices
about self; circumstances; will be sent to asylum
visions (see visions or presence of phantoms, figures, people)
visions or presence of phantoms, figures, people; some one is behind
visions or presence of phantoms, figures, people; people are beside
Desires, wants; company
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; jealousy
afternoon; 3 to 8 p.m.
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; absent-minded (see forgetful)
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety
anxiety; evening; in bed
anxiety; night; after midnight
anxiety; in bed
anxiety; while lying down
anxiety; on going to sleep
fear; of extreme emotion
timidity; about going to bed
Perception; time; time passes too slowly
Sighing (see respiration)
Talking, conversation; critical≡ show all authors ...
Forgetful, absent-minded, alternating moods
Swelling around eyes, aching and itching in eyes.
Aching pain in left frontal eminence and left side of teeth≡ show all authors ...
Bloated (see swelling, congestion); between lids and eyebrows
Skin; discoloration; bluish
discoloration; mottled≡ show all authors ...
Gums and teeth
Teeth; pain; from cold; from cold drinks
Salivation; night≡ show all authors ...
Choking, constricting; on going to sleep
larynx; sleep; during sleep
Pain; swallowing; swallowing empty
External throat; clothing≡ show all authors ...
Heart; Feels distended, fills whole chest, as if it fell down in abdomen; sharp stitches, fluttering under left scapula.
while lying down
region of heart
Movements in and of chest; fluttering
heart; extending to other parts; to back
sore, bruised; heart
after exertion; physical exertion
while lying down
when falling asleep
waking with difficulty breathing
Interrupted; on going to sleep
during sleep (apnea)≡ show all authors ...
Afternoon; 3 p.m.
When walking up stairs
Hacking cough; afternoon
afternoon; 3 to 4 p.m.
With shaking of chest, during cough
Walking; fast≡ show all authors ...
Bloody, spitting of blood (see chest haemorrhage)
Noticeable taste; metallic≡ show all authors ...
Abnormal growths; ulcers; reopening of old ulcers; in the spring
ulcers; in the spring
Out-breaks on skin; pus-filled pimples; malignant
studded with veins≡ show all authors ...
▲ BACK AND NECK
Pain; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; left; under
aching; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; under them; left≡ show all authors ...
Pain; during cough
during diarrhoea (colic)
Bladder; urination; involuntary, incontinence; during cough
Stomach; desires, cravings; bacon
desires, cravings; cold drinks
retching; with cough
gagging (see nausea); from coughing (see retching)≡ show all authors ...
▲ RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL
Diarrhoea; morning; waking with urging
Involuntary stool; on passing flatulence
Like coffee beans
Forcible, sudden, gushing
Watery≡ show all authors ...
▲ GENITALS ETC
Female; out-breaks on skin; herpetic
pain; sharp; ovaries
pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; ovaries
pain; ovaries; before period
pain; ovaries; during period≡ show all authors ...
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Coldness; buttocks; night in bed
Fluttering; in thigh
Skin; skin cracks at bends of joints; hands (see chapping)
Swollen; lower limbs; fluid in tissues
fluid accumulation≡ show all authors ...
Sleep and dreams
Dreams horrible and vivid; lascivious.
Dreams; of dead people
rape; of seeing a rape
Afternoon; 3 p.m.
Blood vessels; septicaemia (blood poisoning - chills, fever, must lie down, inflammed lungs, liver, kidneys and other organs)
Periodic, recurring; annually
At beginning of sleep
On waking≡ more ...