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 Gentiana Cruciata in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Throat symptoms in addition to similar stomach symptoms; dysphagia; vertigo with headache; pressing inward sensation in eyes; constricted throat and head and abdomen. Distention, fullness and tightness in abdomen. Creeping over body as from fleas.≡ show all authors ...
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting)
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion; burping, belching
Insecure, uncertain, scared; fear
during headache≡ show all authors ...
Congestion (see pulsation); fullness
fullness; during period
Constriction, tension (see also pulling, pressing)
top of head (vertex)
exertion of vision
Sensitive; brain≡ show all authors ...
on swallowing (compare stomach; retching)
redness; uvula (lobe at back of mouth)
External throat; pulsation; sides≡ show all authors ...
Pain; comes on suddenly
groin region; right
groin region; hernia; as if a hernia would appear
pressing; while standing
pressing; while walking
pressing; region of navel
dragging, bearing down; groin region
sore, bruised, tenderness, etc.; navel
Stomach; burping, belching; fluid
sensation of lump; stone
Pain; after eating (including certain foods); after dinner
cramping, griping; after dinner
Stomach; vomiting; strong and sharp (acrid)
vomiting; sour≡ show all authors ...
affected by certain foods and drinks (improved, brought on or aggravated); after dinner
eyes and vision (affecting or affected by); from looking fixedly at anything
in women; during period
from certain movements; movement in general
from certain movements; on moving head
top of head (vertex)
jerking; top of head (vertex)
pressing (see bursting, pulling); using eyes
pressing (see bursting, pulling); while writing
pressing (see bursting, pulling); forehead
pressing (see bursting, pulling); temples
stitching, sudden, sharp; temples; left≡ show all authors ...
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Cramps; foot; sole
Pain; pulling; shoulder≡ show all authors ...