Mercurius Vivus - Respiration symptomsQuicksilver, Mercurius, Mercury, Merc Viv
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 Merc Viv in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Soreness from fauces to sternum
Cannot lie on right side ( Left side, Lycop.) Cough, with yellow muco-purulent expectoration
Paroxysms of two; worse, night and from warmth of bed
Catarrh, with chilliness; dread of air
Stitches from lower lobe of right lung to back
Whooping-cough with nosebleed ( Arnica.) Cough worse, tobacco smoke.
desire to breathe deeply
in cold air
after exertion; physical exertion
lying down impossible
while lying down
while lying; lying on the left side
with pain; in the chest
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