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Colchicum Autumnale

Meadow Saffron, Colchicum, Colchicine, Colchicinum, Colchicum automnale


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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 Colchicum Autumnale in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.

Materia Medica Sources
 
H.C. Allen - no Colchicum Autumnale
T.F. AllenBoenninghausenBoerickeBogerClarke  
Hahnemann - no Colchicum Autumnale
HeringKent Lectures  
Kent New remedies - no Colchicum Autumnale
Reversed & reworded Kent repertory  
Morrel - no Colchicum Autumnale
NashChange default source(s)
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  GENERAL

General

Affects markedly the muscular tissues, periosteum, and synovial membranes of joints. Has specific power of relieving the gouty paroxysms. It seems to be more beneficial in chronic affections of these parts. The parts are red, hot, swollen. Tearing pains; worse, in the evening and at night and from touch; stubbing the toes hurts exceedingly. There is always great prostration, internal Coldness, and tendency to collapse. Effects of night watching and hard study. Shocks as from electricity through one half of body. Bad effects from suppressed sweat. Dreams of mice.

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  MODALITIES ETC

Worse

WORSE, sundown to sunrise; motion, loss of sleep, smell of food in evening, mental exertion.

Better

BETTER, stooping.

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  RELATIONSHIPS

Relations

Antidotes: Thuja; Camph.; Coccul.; Nux; Puls.
Compare: Colchicine (intestinal catarrh with shreddy membranes; convulsive jerkings of right hand; rheumatic fever, gout, endo and pericarditis, pleurisy, arthritis, deformans in early stages; Intense pain of rheumatism 3x trit.). Also, Carbo; Arnica; Lilium; Arsen.; Verat.

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  MIND

Mind

Memory; forgetful

Memory; weakness of memory

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  HEAD

Head

Headache chiefly frontal and temporal, but also occipital and in nape of neck, worse afternoon and evening.

Cerebral haemorrhage

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  EYE

Eye

Pupils unequal; left pupil contracted

Variations in visual acuity

Lachrymation worse in open air; violent tearing pain in eyes

Dim vision after reading

Spots before eyes.

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  EAR

Ear

Itching in ears; sharp, shooting pains below right tragus.

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  NOSE

Nose

Smell; acute, over sensitive; sensitive to the odour of broth

Smell; acute, over sensitive; sensitive to the odour of cooking food

Smell; acute, over sensitive; sensitive to the odour of eggs

Smell; acute, over sensitive; sensitive to the odour of food

Smell; acute, over sensitive; sensitive to strong odours

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  FACE

Face

Pain in facial muscles, moving about

Tingling and oedematous swelling; cheeks red, hot, sweaty

Very irritable with the pains (Cham.) Pain behind angle of right lower jaw.

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  SKIN

Skin

Blotchy papular rash on face

Pink spots on back, chest and abdomen

Urticaria.

Dry

Dry; inability to perspire (see inactivity)

Itching; crawling

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  CHEST

Chest

Heart; Anxiety in region of heart

Impulse not felt

Pericarditis, with severe pain, oppression and dyspnoea, pulse threadlike

Sound of heart becomes weaker, pulse of low tension.

Heart; fluid build up around heart

Heart; palpitations

Lungs; fluid build up in chest cavity (pulmonary oedema)

Oppressed feeling

Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp

Pain; tearing

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  BACK

Back

Aching in lumbar and lumbo-sacral region

Dull pain across loins

Backache, better, rest and pressure.

Pain; on movement

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  ABDOMEN

Abdomen

Stomach; Dry mouth, tongue burns, gums and teeth pain

THIRST; pain in stomach and flatulence

The Smell of food causes nausea even to fainting, especially fish

Profuse salivary secretion

Vomiting of mucus, bile and food; worse, any motion; Great coldness in stomach

craving for various things, but is averse to them when smelling them, seized then with nausea

Gouty gastralgia

Burning or Icy coldness in stomach and abdomen

Thirst for effervescent, alcoholic beverages

Pain in transverse colon.

Distention of abdomen, with gas, inability to stretch out legs

Borborygmi

Pain over liver

Caecum and ascending colon much distended

Fullness and continuous rumbling

Ascites.

Bloated; trapped wind

Flatulence; obstructed

Inflammation

Tension

Kidneys; inflammation; with bloody, ink-like, thick urine

Kidneys; pain

Stomach; appetite; lacking, no appetite; at smell of food

Stomach; aversion to certain foods or drinks; all food; smell of

Stomach; distended (swollen from inner pressure); after eating

Stomach; fullness; after eating

Stomach; loathing of food (see nausea)

Stomach; nausea; from odours

Stomach; nausea; from odours; eggs

Stomach; nausea; from odours; fish

Stomach; nausea; from odours; any food

Stomach; nausea; from odours; soup

Stomach; nausea; on looking at food

Stomach; nausea; thought of food

Stomach; nausea; thought of soup

Stomach; retching; after vomiting

Stomach; without thirst

Stomach; vomiting; violent

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  RECTUM

Rectum

Diarrhoea; in autumn

Dysentery

Pain; during stool

Pain; urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing; during dysentery

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  STOOL

Stool

Painful, scanty, transparent, jelly-like mucus; pain, as if anus were torn open, with prolapse

Autumnal dysentery; stools contain White shreddy particles in large quantities

Ineffectual pressing; feels faeces in rectum, but cannot expel them.

Bloody

Membranous

Mucous, slimy

Mucous, slimy; bloody

Mucous, slimy; jelly-like

Mucous, slimy; transparent

Like scrapings of intestines

Thin, liquid

Watery

White; shreds particles

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  URINE

Urine

Dark, scanty or suppressed; bloody, brown, black, inky; contains clots of putrid decomposed blood, albumin, sugar.

Colour; black

Colour; black; like ink

Colour; dark

Scanty

Urine heavier than usual

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  GENITALS

Genitals

Female; Pruritis of genitals

Cold feeling in thigh after period

Sensation of swelling in vulva and clitoris.

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  EXTREMITIES, LIMBS

Extremities, limbs

Sharp pain down left arm

Tearing in limbs during warm weather, stinging during cold

Pins and needles in hands and wrists, fingertips numb

Pain in front of thigh

Right plantar reflex abolished

Limbs, lame, weak, tingling

Pain worse in evening and warm weather

Joints stiff and feverish; shifting rheumatism; pains worse at night

Inflammation of great toe, gout in heel, Cannot bear to have it touched or moved

Tingling in the finger nails

Knees strike together, can hardly walk

Oedematous swelling and coldness of legs and feet.

Coldness

Movements and positions; lameness

Movements and positions; lameness; lower limbs

Movements and positions; lameness; lower limbs; from suppressed perspiration

Pain

Pain; on movement

Pain; rheumatic

Pain; rheumatic; acute

Pain; rheumatic; in warm weather

Pain; wet weather

Pain; joints; in damp, cold weather

Pain; joints; gouty

Pain; joints; movement

Pain; joints; paralytic

Pain; joints; rheumatic

Pain; upper limbs

Pain; upper limbs; movement

Pain; upper limbs; paralytic

Pain; upper limbs; rheumatic

Pain; shoulder; rheumatic

Pain; forearm

Pain; forearm; paralytic

Pain; hand; rheumatic

Pain; fingers; rheumatic

Pain; hip

Pain; hip; rheumatic

Pain; tearing; paralytic

Paralysis; upper limbs; sensation of paralysis

Swollen; joints

Swollen; hand

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  FEVER AND CHILL

Fever and chill

Autumn

Chilliness (see also whole body; temperature)

Shaking, shivering, rigors

Night

Autumn

Continued fever

Continued fever; abdominal

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  PERSPIRATION

Perspiration

Odour; sour

From suppressed complaints

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  GENERALITIES

Generalities

Evening

Night

Eating and food; sight of all food

Eating and food; smell of all food

Faintness, fainting; from odours; of cooking food

Fluid build up; external

Fluid build up; internal

Formication (like insects crawling around); external parts

Formication (like insects crawling around); internally

Movement

Movement; movement of affected part

Pain; paralytic

Pain; tearing; externally

Symptoms from suppression of perspiration

Pulse; imperceptible

Sitting

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold, wet weather

Touch

Walking

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)

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Uses are based on traditional homeopathic practice and have not been reviewed by the FDA.