Euphrasia OfficinalisEye Bright, Euphrasia, Eyebright
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 Euphrasia Officinalis in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Manifests itself in inflaming the conjunctival membrane especially, producing profuse lachrymation. Patient is better in open air. Catarrhal affections of mucous membranes especially of eyes and nose. Profuse ACRID lachrymation and bland coryza; worse, evening. Hawking up of offensive mucus.≡ show all authors ...
Antidotes: Camph.; Puls. Compare: Hydrophyllum-Burr-flower-(catarrhal inflammation of eyes; hot lachrymation with itching, swollen lids, dull headache; also for effects of Poison-Oak); Cepa; Ars.; Gels.; Kali-hyd.; Sabadilla.≡ show all authors ...
Bursting headache with dazzling of eyes
Catarrhal headache, with profuse discharge from eyes and nose.
Pain, headache; with catarrh≡ more ...
Catarrhal conjunctivitis; discharge of acrid matter
The eyes water all the time
thin and acrid.) Burning and swelling of the lids
Frequent inclination to blink
Free discharge of acrid matter
Sticky mucus on cornea; must wink to remove it
Pressure in eyes
Little blister on cornea
spots; edges of
of catarrh from cold
wounds; conjunctiva (external lining of eye)
Pain; burning, smarting, gnawing, biting
burning, smarting, gnawing, biting; margins of lids
pressing; in corner; inner
Intolerance of light (photophobia)
Swellings; glandular swellings
with running nose
acrid smell (strong and sharp)
Ulceration; cornea (transparent part of eye)≡ more ...
Profuse, fluent coryza, with violent cough and abundant expectoration.
Discharge from nose; bland
Running or blocked nose (coryza)
morning; with cough and expectoration≡ more ...
Redness and heat of cheeks
Stiffness of upper lip.
Skin; out-breaks on skin; cheeks≡ more ...
First stage of measles; eye symptoms marked
Consequence of external injuries.
Out-breaks on skin; measles≡ more ...
Frequent yawning when walking in open air
Profuse, fluent coryza in morning, with much cough and expectoration
Gags when clearing the throat in morning
Whooping-cough only in day-time, with profuse lachrymation.≡ more ...
Female; Menses Painful; flow lasts only an hour or day; late, scanty, short
Amenorrhoea, with ophthalmia.
Male; Spasmodic retraction of genitals, with pressure above pubic bone
Condyloma and sycotic excrescences
Nocturnal irritability of bladder; dribbling urine.≡ more ...
Fever and chill
Chilly and cold
Sear mostly on chest, at night during sleep.
WORSE, in evening, indoors, warmth; south winds, from light.
Chilliness (see also whole body; temperature)
Fever with skin out-break; measles≡ more ...