MezereumSpurge Olive, Mezer
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Mezereum may help, unprocessed Mezereum is often best avoided.
Below are the strongest indications (i.e. symptoms) of Mezereum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Skin symptoms, affections of bones, and neuralgias most important, especially about teeth and face. Bruised, weary feeling in joints, with drawing and stiffness. Pains of various kinds, with chilliness and sensitiveness to cold air. Bone pains. Eruptions after vaccination. Burning, darting sensation in the muscles, subsultus tendinum. Pains shoot upward and seem to draw patient up out of bed. Semi-lateral complaints. Patient is very sensitive to cold air.
Sixth to thirtieth potency.≡ show all authors ...
WORSE, cold air; night, evening until midnight, warm food, touch, motion.
BETTER, open air.≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Dirca Palustris N/A - Leather wood - (a gastro-intestinal irritant inducing salivation, emesis and purgation; cerebral hyperaemia; neuralgic pains, with depression, palpitation, and dyspnoea); Merc Viv Merc.; Phytolacca Decandra Phyt.; Rhus Tox Rhus; Guaiacum Guaiac.; Syphilinum (Luesinum) Syph.
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Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; indifference, apathy, etc.
unhappy; sadness, mental depression
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; absent-minded (see forgetful)
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety
fear; arising from stomach
Preoccupied; absorbed, buried in thought≡ more ...
Hard work to talk
Affections of external head; scaly eruption, white scabs
Head covered with Thick, leathery crusts, under which pus collects
Violent neuralgia about face and teeth, running towards ear, at night; Worse, eating; better near hot stove
Roots of teeth decay
Teeth feel elongated.
Brain; inflammation of brain; at spine
Headache; worse from talking
Stupefying headache in right side
Pain, headache; evening
from emotions; after stress (see anger)
from certain movements; movement in general
from certain movements; on moving head
pressing (see bursting, pulling); temples; left
sore bruised, sensitive to pressure
Hair; sticks together
Skin and scalp; out-break on skin
out-break on skin; crusts, scabs
white; with thick white pus beneath
itching≡ more ...
Ciliary neuralgia after operations
Especially after removal of eyeball
Pains radiate and shoot downward, With cold feeling and stiffness of bone.
Dryness≡ more ...
Feel too much open, As if tympanum was exposed to the cold air and it blew into the ear
Desire to bore fingers in.
Sensation of fullness≡ more ...
Eruption around mouth, with coryza.
Skin; discoloration; red
out-breaks on skin
moist≡ more ...
Sneezing, coryza, interior of nose, excoriated≡ more ...
Pain; burning, raw and smarting
Gums and teeth
Teeth; decay, hollow
feel as if on edge
sensation of elongated teeth
pain; when biting; when biting teeth together≡ more ...
Soreness and burning in bones of thorax
Constriction across chest
Cough; worse, eating, irritation lower than can be reached, on taking a warm drink.≡ more ...
Eczema; Intolerable itching; chilliness with pruritus; worse in bed
Ulcers itch and burn, surrounded by vesicles and shining, fiery-red areola
Zona, with burning pain
BONES, especially long bones, inflamed and swollen; caries, exostosis; pain worse night, touch, damp weather (Merc Viv Merc; Syphilinum (Luesinum) Syph) Eruptions ulcerate and form thick scabs under which purulent matter exudes
Abnormal growths; ulcers; crusty
ulcers; discharges; whitish
ulcers; discharges; yellow
ulcers; red with red circle
ulcers; surrounded by blisters
without visible out-break on skin
Out-breaks on skin
peeling in scales
herpetic; zoster, zona
rash (see granular)
like nettle rash; nodular
like nettle rash; after scratching
Pain; burning; from perspiration≡ more ...
Stomach; Desire for ham-fat
Burning in tongue, extending to stomach
Gastric ulcer with much burning.
Swelling of glands with large abdomen in children
Pressure in inguinal ring
Flatulent colic, with shivering and difficult respiration.
Stomach; apprehension in stomach
Nausea felt in throat; better, eating
Chronic gastritis; burning, corroding pain; nausea, vomiting, chocolate color≡ more ...
Rectum, anus, stool
Constipation, with hepatic and uterine inertia
Constipation after confinement
Prolapse of rectum
Diarrhoea, with small, white particles
Constriction of anus; stitches and prolapse of rectum.
Large≡ more ...
Red flakes float on top of urine
Biting, burning in forepart of urethra at the close of micturition
Haematuria preceded by cramp pain in the bladder
After urinating, a few drops of blood are passed.
Sediment; fluffy, woolly
Male; Enlargement of testicles
Leucorrhoea like albumen; very corroding.
Violent sexual desire
Gonorrhoea, with hematuria.
Female; Menses too frequent, soon, profuse≡ more ...
Pain in neck and back; worse, motion and at night; intolerant of all touch
PAIN and burning in tibia and long bones
Legs and feet go to sleep
Pain in hip and knee.
Coldness; upper limbs; hands; during chill
Pain; during chill
pressing; upper arm
Skin; itching; lower limbs
out-break on skin
desquamating (peeling in scales)
upper limbs; desquamating (peeling in scales)
hand; back of hand; eczema
hand; back of hand; blisters; itching
hand; between index finger and thumb; blisters; itching
foot; desquamating (peeling in scales)
hand; while writing≡ more ...
Fever and chill
On going into the cold air
Chilliness (see also whole body; temperature)
External; in spots
With fever, but chill predominating
In warmth; in warm room; not relieved in warm room, nor by a warm heater
Intense heat; during sleep
Perspiration with heat
Heat comes on during sleep
Stages of chill, heat and sweat; chill then sweat, without intervening heat≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Falling asleep; during heat
Sleep between heat of fever
Sleepiness, tiredness; during the heat
bones; around the bone
Pain; burning externally; internally
burning externally; bones
sudden, sharp; muscles; burning in muscles
Symptoms not symmetrical; left
Twitching≡ more ...