Chelidonium MajusCelandine, Chelidonium, 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.≡ show all authors ...
Worse, right side, motion, touch, change of weather, very early in morning.
BETTER, after dinner, from pressure.≡ show all authors ...
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
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)
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
pressing (see bursting, pulling); forehead; as from a band
pressing (see bursting, pulling); forehead; extending to sides of head; right
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
Skin; discoloration; greenish (see iron deficiency anaemia (greenish-yellow discoloration))
discoloration; yellow≡ more ...
Discoloration; tongue; red; edges
Odour (halitosis, bad breath); offensive
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
ulcers; phagedenic (spreading, obstinate ulceration)
Itching≡ more ...
Lungs; haemorrhage (see expectoration)
Oppressed feeling; clothing
Pain; sides; right
sides; breathing in
sides; on movement
stitching, sudden, sharp; sides; right
stitching, sudden, sharp; sides; lower part of; right
Skin; out-breaks on skin; rash
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
dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; right
under shoulder blade
dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; morning
aching; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; under them
as though the back would break; lumbar (lower half of back); when stooping
stitching, sudden, sharp, shooting; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; right; when breathing in
stitching, sudden, sharp, shooting; dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; right; under
stitching, sudden, sharp, shooting; dorsal (shoulder level); under shoulder blades
Skin; out-breaks on skin; like millet seeds
out-breaks on skin; rash; neck
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
extending across abdomen
extending to other parts; transversely
behind lower ribs; right
extending to back
behind lower ribs; extending to other parts; backward
behind lower ribs; extending to other parts; shoulder blade
extending to other parts; back
extending to other parts; across abdomen
region of navel; transversely across
burning; behind lower ribs
sudden, sharp (sticking, etc.); behind lower ribs; right
extending to back
sudden, sharp (sticking, etc.); liver
extending to back
pain; extending sideways, across body
pain; sudden, sharp; extending to other parts; back
vomiting; in women; during pregnancy
vomiting; bile; with headache
vomiting; green≡ more ...
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
normal consistency≡ more ...
Profuse, foaming, yellow urine, like beer ( Chenop.) Dark, turbid.
soon after passing
when standing up
brown; like beer
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
upper limbs; fingers
Fullness; hand; veins of hand
hand; veins of hand; during chill
Heaviness; tired limbs
Movements and positions; convulsion; fingers (see clenching)
pulling; lower limbs
Skin; itching; lower limbs
Swollen; foot; fluid accumulation≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; with sleepiness
frequent≡ more ...
Fever and chill
In the open air; while walking
Chilliness (see also whole body; temperature)
Shaking, shivering, rigors
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
sudden, sharp; internally
sudden, sharp; outward
Symptoms not symmetrical; right
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)
Weariness (see weakness)≡ more ...