Natrum CarbonicumCarbonate Of Sodium, Nat-carb, Natrium carbonicum, Nat Carb, natcarb
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 Natrum Carbonicum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
All the Natrums stimulate cellular activity and increase oxidation and metabolism. Great debility Caused by summer heat; chronic effects of sunstroke; exhaustion; anaemic; milky, watery skin; very weak ankles, are all peculiar Natrum Carbonicum conditions.
WORSE, sitting, from music, summer HEAT, mental exertion, Thunder storm. Least draft, changes of weather, sun.
BETTER, by moving, by boring in ears and nose.
Compare: Sodii bicarbonas (in vomiting of pregnancy with acetonuria, 30 grains in water spread over twenty-four hours); Nat-sulph.; Caust.; Nat. cacodyl ( Foul breath and mouth with bad odor. Dry dermatitis of the skin of abdomen. Malignant growths ( In phthisis, 5 centigrams hypodermically, daily. Increase number of red blood corpuscles to double. Also in Malignant disease). arsenal - (Disodium methyl arsenate). Introduced by M.A. Gautier, for phthisis in the second stage 4 to 6 centigrammes Per day for one week followed by a week’s intermission. But much smaller doses, i.e., 1x to 3X are followed by improvement, lessened fever, night sweat and hemoptysis ceasing.
Antidote: Ars.; Camph.
Unable to think; difficult, slow comprehension
Mental weakness and depression; worries; very sensitive to noise; colds, change of weather
Anxious and restless during thunder storms; worse from music ( Ambra.) Marked gayety
Sensitive to presence of certain individuals.
Aversions, dislikes; open air
Aversions, dislikes; certain persons
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; cheerful, happy
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; indifference, apathy, etc.
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability; during heat
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; mirth, hilarity, liveliness, etc.
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; sensitive, oversensitive; to certain persons
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; sensitive, oversensitive; to music
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; unhappy; sadness, mental depression
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; unhappy; sadness, mental depression; errors of diet
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion; from mental exertion
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; dull, sluggish
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; dull, sluggish; from mental exertion
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; weakness of mind
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety
Insecure, uncertain, scared; fear
Insecure, uncertain, scared; fear; of people
Insecure, uncertain, scared; fear; of people; men
Insecure, uncertain, scared; frightened easily
Insecure, uncertain, scared; frightened easily; starting, startled; easily
Insecure, uncertain, scared; frightened easily; starting, startled; from fright
Insecure, uncertain, scared; frightened easily; starting, startled; from noise
Insecure, uncertain, scared; timidity
Memory; weakness of memory; for mental labour (compare daze)
Restlessness, nervousness; anxious, etc.
Work; impossible to work≡ more ...
Aches from Slight mental exertion, worse from Sun or working under gas-light ( Glon.) Feels too large
Oversensitive of hearing
Head aches with return of hot weather
Vertigo from exposure to sun.
Heaviness (see pain; pressing); from mental exertion
Pain, headache; affected by certain foods and drinks (improved, brought on or aggravated); after eating
Pain, headache; from exertion; mental exertion
Pain, headache; from warmth; summer
Pain, headache; from warmth; from exposure to sun
Pain, headache; begins with the warm weather
Pain, headache; in forehead
Pain, headache; in forehead; on movement; when turning head; quickly
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling); from mental exertion
Skin and scalp; perspiration; forehead≡ more ...
All troubles of external nose which may attain a morbid size - pimples and puffiness
Constant coryza; obstruction of nose
Catarrh; bad smell of nasal secretion
Many troubles of external nose ( Caust.) Posterior nasal catarrh
hawking much mucus from throat; worse, slight draft.
Catarrh; post nasal (see discharge)
Discharge from nose; offensive smelling
Discharge from nose; behind nostrils (see catarrh)
Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked
Running or blocked nose (coryza); running, wet≡ more ...
Freckles, Yellow spots, pimples
Swelling of upper lip
Pale, with blue rings around eyes and swollen lids.
Skin; discoloration; bluish; circles around eyes
Skin; discoloration; pale
Skin; itching (see skin); whiskers
Swelling; submaxillary gland (gland under jaw, by throat)≡ more ...
Teeth; decay, hollow
Teeth; pain; lower teeth≡ more ...
Inclination to perspire easily, or dry, rough, cracked skin
Eruption on finger-tips, knuckles and toes
Vesicular eruption in patches and circles
Soles of feet raw and sore.
Pain; burning; from perspiration≡ more ...
Dry cough, when coming into warm room from out of doors
Cough with coldness of left side of breast.≡ more ...
Stomach; Feels swollen and sensitive
Ill effects of drinking cold water when overheated
Hungry at 5 a.m
Very weak digestion, caused by slightest error of diet
Averse to milk
Depressed after eating
Old dyspeptics, always belching, have sour stomach and rheumatism
Dyspepsia relieved by soda biscuits.
Stomach; aversion to certain foods or drinks; milk
Stomach; nausea; in a warm room
Stomach; pain; touch≡ more ...
Bowels; Sudden call to stool
Escapes with haste and noise
Yellow substance like pulp of orange in discharge
Diarrhoea from milk.
Constipation; insufficient, incomplete, unsatisfactory stool
Diarrhoea; after certain foods or drinks; milk≡ more ...
Female; Induration of cervix
Menses late, scanty, like meat-washings ( Nitric-ac.) Leucorrhoeal discharge, offensive, irritating, preceded by colic.
Male; excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed); between scrotum, and thighs
Male; thick emission from penis
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); pain; while urinating; at close of urination
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); pain; burning; during urination
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); pain; burning; during urination; at close of urination
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); pain; burning; after urination≡ more ...
Great weakness of limbs, especially in morning
Easy dislocation and spraining of ankles
Foot bends under ( Caust.) Soreness between toes and fingers
Heel and tendo-achilles affected
The hollow of the knee is painful on motion
Icy cold up to knees.
Coldness; upper limbs; hands
Coldness; lower limbs; foot
Coldness; lower limbs; foot; mental exertion
Hands and feet; corns; stinging
Heat; hand; back of hand
Heaviness; lower limbs
Pain; sore, bruised; foot; sole
Pain; tearing; upper limbs
Skin; itching; scratching
Skin; itching; elbow
Skin; out-break on skin; lower limbs; blisters
Skin; warts; upper limbs
Weakness; lower limbs
Weakness; ankle≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Wakes too early in morning
Drowsy during day.
Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; from before midnight
Waking; early≡ more ...
Night; alternating with dryness of skin
During slight exertion (see walking)
From pains≡ more ...
Aversion to open air
Eating and food; before eating
Pain; cutting; externally
Pain; tearing; muscles; cramp-like in muscles
From sun; from exposure to sun
Trembling; with the pains
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); from slight exertion
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); from heat; of the sun
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); from heat; eat of summer
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); mental exertion
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); nervous weakness≡ more ...
Uses are based on traditional homeopathic practice and have not been reviewed by the FDA.