Chelidonium MajusCelandine, Chelidonium, Chelid, Chelid, Chelidon, Chelidonin
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 Chelidonium Majus in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
A prominent liver remedy, covering many of the direct reflex symptoms of diseased conditions of that organ. The jaundiced skin, and especially the Constant pain under inferior angle of right scapula, are certain indications. Paralytic drawing and lameness in single parts. The great general lethargy and indisposition to make any effort is also marked. Ailments brought on or renewed by change of weather. Serous effusions. hydrocele. bilious complications during gestation.
Worse, right side, motion, touch, change of weather, very early in morning.
BETTER, after dinner, from pressure.
Chelidonium Majus. - (Spasm of smooth muscle everywhere, intestinal colic, uterine colic, bronchial spasm, tachycardia, etc.) Boldo - Boldoa fragrans - (Bladder atony; cholecystitis and biliary calculus. Bitter taste, no appetite; constipation, hypochondriasis languor, congestion of liver, burning weight in liver and stomach. Painful hepatic diseases. Disturbed liver following malaria.) Elemuy Gauteria - (Stone in kidneys and bladder; grain doses of powdered bark in water or 5 drops of tincture. Pellagra).
Sulph. often completes its work.
Complementary: Lycop.; Bryon.
Compare: Nux; Sulph.; Bry.; Lyc.; Opium; Podophyl.; Sanguin.; Ars.
Aversions, dislikes; indolence, aversion to work
Aversions, dislikes; aversion to mental work
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; of conscience (as if guilty of a crime)≡ more ...
On closing eyes
Perception of objects distorted; seem to turn in a circle
On rising; from bed
While sitting; sitting up in bed≡ more ...
Icy coldness of occiput from the nape of neck; Feels heavy as lead
Heavy, lethargic; drowsiness very marked, with general numbness; vertigo, associated with hepatic disturbance
Inclination to fall forward
Right-sided headache down behind ears and shoulder-blade
Neuralgia over right eye, right cheek-bone and right ear, with excessive lachrymation, preceded by pain in liver.
Coldness; back of head (occiput)
Coldness; back of head (occiput); rising from neck like cold air
Heaviness (see pain; pressing); back of head (occiput)
Pain, headache; in forehead; above eyes; above right
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling); forehead; as from a band
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling); forehead; extending to sides of head; right
Pain, headache; stitching, sudden, sharp; forehead; over eyes≡ more ...
Dirty yellow color of whites
Sore sensation on looking up
Tears fairly gush out
Orbital neuralgia of right eye, with profuse lachrymation; pupils contracted, relieved by pressure.≡ more ...
YELLOW; worse nose and cheeks
Pain; tearing; right
Skin; discoloration; greenish (see iron deficiency anaemia (greenish-yellow discoloration))
Skin; discoloration; red
Skin; discoloration; sallow
Skin; discoloration; yellow≡ more ...
Discoloration; tongue; red; edges
Discoloration; tongue; yellow
Odour (halitosis, bad breath); offensive
Saliva; mucus, slime
Saliva; thick and sticky
Tongue; jagged edge of tongue≡ more ...
Dry heat of skin; itches, Yellow
Painful red pimples and pustules
Old, spreading, offensive ulcers
Sallow, cold, clammy.
Discoloration; yellow, jaundice, etc.
Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; offensive; putrid
Abnormal growths; ulcers; phagedenic (spreading, obstinate ulceration)
Abnormal growths; ulcers; unhealthy
Itching≡ more ...
Lungs; haemorrhage (see expectoration)
Oppressed feeling; clothing
Pain; sides; right
Pain; sides; breathing in
Pain; sides; on movement
Pain; sore, bruised
Pain; sore, bruised; sides; right
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; sides; right
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; sides; lower part of; right
Skin; out-breaks on skin; rash
Skin; out-breaks on skin; rash; red≡ more ...
Very quick and short inspirations; pain on deep inspiration
Short, exhausting cough; sensation of dust not relieved by cough
Whooping-cough; spasmodic cough; loose, rattling; expectoration difficult
Pain in RIGHT side of chest and shoulder, with embarrassed respiration
Small lumps of mucus fly from mouth when coughing
Hoarse in afternoon
Constriction of chest.
Asthma attack; night
Difficult (dyspnea)≡ more ...
Pain in nape
Stiff neck, head drawn to left
Fixed pain under inner and lower angle of right scapula
Pain at lower angle of left scapula.
Pain; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades
Pain; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; right
Pain; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; right; under shoulder blade
Pain; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; morning
Pain; aching; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; under them
Pain; as though the back would break; lumbar (lower half of back); when stooping
Pain; pulling; neck
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp, shooting; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; right; when breathing in
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp, shooting; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; right; under
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp, shooting; dorsal (shoulder level); under shoulder blades
Skin; out-breaks on skin; like millet seeds
Skin; out-breaks on skin; rash; neck
Skin; out-breaks on skin; red
Stiffness; neck≡ more ...
Bad odor from mouth
Prefers hot food and drink
Nausea, vomiting; Better, very hot water
Pain through stomach to back and right shoulder-blade
Eating relieves temporarily, especially when accompanied with hepatic symptoms.
Jaundice due to hepatic and gall-bladder obstruction
Fermentation and sluggish bowels
Constriction across, as by a string
Gallstones ( Berberis.)
Constriction; as by a string
Pain; with vomiting, blood and mucus in stool (intussusception); pain in region of liver
Pain; extending across abdomen
Pain; extending to other parts; transversely
Pain; behind lower ribs; right
Pain; behind lower ribs; right; extending to back
Pain; behind lower ribs; extending to other parts; backward
Pain; behind lower ribs; extending to other parts; shoulder blade
Pain; liver; extending to other parts; back
Pain; navel; extending to other parts; across abdomen
Pain; navel; region of navel; transversely across
Pain; burning; behind lower ribs
Pain; pressing; liver
Pain; sudden, sharp (sticking, etc.); behind lower ribs; right
Pain; sudden, sharp (sticking, etc.); behind lower ribs; right; extending to back
Pain; sudden, sharp (sticking, etc.); liver
Pain; sudden, sharp (sticking, etc.); liver; extending to back
Stomach; pain; dinner
Stomach; pain; extending sideways, across body
Stomach; pain; sudden, sharp; extending to other parts; back
Stomach; vomiting; in women; during pregnancy
Stomach; vomiting; bile; with headache
Stomach; vomiting; green≡ more ...
Constipation; stools hard, round balls, like sheep’s dung, bright yellow, pasty; clay-colored, stools float in water; Alternation of diarrhoea and constipation
Like balls; like sheep dung
Knotty, nodular, lumpy
White; milk like
Yellow; normal consistency≡ more ...
Profuse, foaming, yellow urine, like beer ( Chenop.) Dark, turbid.
Cloudy; when passed
Cloudy; soon after passing
Cloudy; when standing up
Colour; brown; like beer
Colour; brown; dark
Colour; brown; reddish
Colour; dark; morning
Colour; yellow; dark
Frothy≡ more ...
Pain in arms, shoulders, hands, tips of fingers
Icy coldness of tips of fingers; wrists sore, tearing in metacarpal bones
Whole flesh sore to touch
Rheumatic pain in hips and thighs; intolerable pains in heels, as if pinched by too narrow a shoe; worse, right
Paresis of the lower limbs with rigidity of muscles.
Coldness; upper limbs; hands
Coldness; upper limbs; fingers
Coldness; upper limbs; fingers; tips
Fullness; hand; veins of hand
Fullness; hand; veins of hand; during chill
Heaviness; tired limbs
Movements and positions; convulsion; fingers (see clenching)
Movements and positions; convulsion; toes
Movements and positions; trembling
Movements and positions; twitching
Pain; shoulder; right
Pain; knee; movement
Pain; knee; on walking
Pain; burning; knee
Pain; pulling; lower limbs
Pain; pulling; hip
Pain; pulling; thigh
Pain; pulling; leg
Pain; pulling; foot
Pain; sore, bruised
Skin; itching; lower limbs
Swollen; foot; fluid accumulation≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; with sleepiness
Yawning; frequent≡ more ...
Fever and chill
In the open air; while walking
Chilliness (see also whole body; temperature)
Shaking, shivering, rigors
Shaking, shivering, rigors; evening
Sides, one-sided; right
Warmth; warm room
Burning heat; spreading from the hands over the whole body≡ more ...
Night; after midnight; 4 a.m.; during sleep
When waking from sleep≡ more ...
Noon; after eating
Constriction; sensation of a band
Pain; pinching; internally
Pain; sudden, sharp; internally
Pain; sudden, sharp; outward
Symptoms not symmetrical; right
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)
Weariness (see weakness)≡ more ...
Uses are based on traditional homeopathic practice and have not been reviewed by the FDA.