Nitricum AcidumNitric Acid, Nit-ac, Nit ac, Acidum nitricum
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 Nitric Acid in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Sixth potency. As the Nitricum Acidum patient begins to improve skin symptoms may appear for a time, a favorable indication.≡ show all authors ...
WORSE, evening and night, cold climate, and also HOT weather.
BETTER, while riding in carriage ( Reverse: Cocculus.)≡ show all authors ...
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Irritable, hateful, vindictive, headstrong
Sensitive to noise, pain, touch, jar
Fear of death.
Aversions, dislikes; indolence, aversion to work
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; anger (see irritability and quarrelsome)
anger (see irritability and quarrelsome); violent
hatred; of people who offended him; unmoved by apologies
to noise; water splashing
unhappy; sadness, mental depression
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; weakness of mind
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety
anxiety; about health
anxiety; from night watch
fear; of death
fear; of disease; of cholera
frightened easily; starting, startled; from fright
Memory; weakness of memory
Talking, conversation; cursing≡ more ...
Sensation of a Band around head
Headaches from pressure of hat; full feeling; worse from street noises
Hair falls out
Constriction, tension (see also pulling, pressing)
like band or hoop
Heaviness (see pain; pressing)
Sensation of numbness
Skull; decay of skull
morning; on waking
from any jar (see sensitive, coughing, laughing, stepping, riding)
from certain movements; movement in general
rattling of vehicles
from poisoning; mercury
pressure; from pressure of hat
travelling; traffic noise and jarring
walking; stepping heavily
extending to other parts; eyes
back of head (occiput); jarring
pulling; extending to other parts; eyes
pressing (see bursting, pulling)
as if in armour
from pressure of hat
as if in a vice
as if brain bound up
sore bruised, sensitive to pressure
lying on part
from pressure of hat
from pressure on pillow
sides; side lain on
to the least jar (see stepping and pain in general)≡ more ...
Double vision; Sharp, sticking pains
Ulceration of cornea
Gonorrhoeal ophthalmia, photophobia, constant lachrymation
Inflammation; with gonorrhoea
wounds; iris; syphilitic
Paralysis; lids; upper
of horizontal objects≡ more ...
Difficult hearing; better by riding in carriage or train
Discharges from ear; after poisoning by mercury
Noises in ear; while eating; when chewing
morning; during breakfast
with sore throat
Too sensitive; to noises≡ more ...
Green casts from nose every morning
Coryza, with sore and bleeding nostrils
Stitches, as of a splinter in nose
Caries of mastoid
nosebleed, with chest affections
Chronic nasal catarrh, with yellow, offensive, Corrosive discharge
Nasal diphtheria, with watery and exceedingly excoriating discharge.
Discharge from nose; night
wearing away skin
offensive smelling; from ulcer or disease of nasal bones; syphilitic
in open air
Pain; on touch
sore, bruised; inside
stitching, sudden, sharp
Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked
in open air
with sore throat
Skin or lining of nose; ulcers; inside≡ more ...
Distortion; when swallowing
Inflammation; around bones of face
Motions of jaw; cracking in jaw; when chewing
Lips; cracked lips; corners of mouth
excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed); from acrid saliva
with sensation of splinter
Pain; as from a splinter; lips
Skin; discoloration; iron deficiency anaemia (greenish-yellow discoloration)
out-breaks on skin; crusty, scabby; around mouth
out-breaks on skin; pimples
ulcers; corners of mouth
parotid gland (gland in front and below ear lobe)
submaxillary gland (gland under jaw, by throat)≡ more ...
Bleeding of gums
Painful pimples on the sides of the tongue
Tongue clean, red and wet with center furrow
Teeth become loose; gums soft and spongy
Ulcers in soft palate, with sharp, splinter-like pains
Salivation and fetor oris
Biting self; cheek when talking or chewing
tongue; in all directions
Discoloration; tongue; red
Growths, blisters, swellings; blisters; tongue
pimples; tongue; painful
pimples; tongue; edges
with black base; lardy
spreading; obstinate, difficult to treat
Lining; false membrane
false membrane; whitish yellow
Odour (halitosis, bad breath); cadaverous, like dead body
Pain; sore; palate (roof of mouth)
Speech; unable to speak
pain; while eating; from chewing≡ more ...
Warts, large jagged; bleed on washing
Ulcers bleed easily, sensitive; splinter-like pains; zigzag, irregular edges; base looks like raw flesh
Black pores on face, papules worse on forehead.
Cracks; deep, bloody
Discoloration; brown, liver spots
yellow, jaundice, etc.
cauliflower-like fungus; syphilitic
ulcer like lesions, leaving scars, spread over body
flat (see superficial)
coming and going quickly
phagedenic (spreading, obstinate ulceration)
stinging, sudden, sharp
stinging, sudden, sharp; as from splinters
stitching, sudden, sharp pain in warts
Out-breaks on skin; crusty
discharging, moist; yellow
rash (see granular); scaly; spots
Pain; excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed)
pain as from splinter
Tension≡ more ...
Pain into ears
Hawks mucus constantly
White patches and Sharp points, as from splinters, on swallowing.
Sensation of something in throat; bread crumbs
Membrane, exudation, diphtheria, etc.; white
Pain; swallowing; on swallowing
extending to ear; on swallowing
pressing; on swallowing
food lodges in the throat
anything but liquids; not even a teaspoonful of liquid
throat at back of mouth
tonsils≡ more ...
Heart; palpitations; on climbing steps
palpitations; during fever
Inflammation; arm pit, glands
Lungs; haemorrhage (see expectoration)
tuberculosis; damp weather or sea air
Perspiration; arm pit; offensive
Skin; abscess; arm pit
Swelling; arm pit glands≡ more ...
Aphonia, with dry hacking cough, from tickling in larynx and pit of stomach
Soreness at lower end of sternum
Difficult (dyspnea); ascending
Intermittent, unequal≡ more ...
Pain; travels upwards
after sexual intercourse
dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; between
sacrum (base of spine)
stitching, sudden, sharp, shooting
dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades
dorsal (shoulder level); between shoulder blades
Stiffness; neck≡ more ...
Stomach; Great hunger, with sweetish taste
Longing for indigestible things - chalk, earth, etc
Pain in cardiac orifice
Dyspepsia with excess of oxalic acid, uric acid and phosphates in urine and great mental depression
Loves fat and salt ( Sulph.)
Great straining, but little passes
Rectum feels torn
Bowels constipated, with fissures in rectum
Tearing pains during stools
Violent cutting pains After stools, lasting for hours ( Ratanh.) Hemorrhages from bowels, profuse, bright
Hemorrhoids bleed easily
Diarrhoea, slimy and offensive
After stools, irritable and exhausted
Colic relieved from tightening clothes
Jaundice, aching in liver.
with vomiting, blood and mucus in stool (intussusception); pain in region of liver
cramping, griping; night; midnight
Swelling; groin region; glands
Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); ineffectual
urination; involuntary, incontinence; night, bed wetting
Stomach; desires, cravings; fat
desires, cravings; herring
desires, cravings; lime, pencils, earth, chalk, clay, mud, etc.
disordered; after milk
indigestion; after milk
nausea; after drinking; after milk
retching; with cough
thirst; morning≡ more ...
Constipation; alternating with diarrhoea
insufficient, incomplete, unsatisfactory stool
Constriction, contraction, closure, etc.
Diarrhoea; aged people
Haemorrhage from anus
Pain; during stool
burning; after stool
cutting; during stool
cutting; after stool
like a splinter
sticking; during stool
stinging; during stool
stinging; after stool
sudden, sharp; during stool
sudden, sharp; after stool
Skin and lining; wart-like growth
out-break on skin around anus
excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed); from stool
splits in lining of rectum
fistula (additional hole)≡ more ...
Scanty, dark, Offensive
Smells like horse’s urine
Cold on passing
Burning and stinging
Urine bloody and albuminous
Alternation of cloudy, phosphatic urine with profuse urinary secretion in old prostatic cases.
Burning (includes hot)
Sediment; oxalate of lime≡ more ...
Male; Soreness and burning in glans and beneath prepuce
Ulcers; burn and sting; exude, offensive matter.
Hair on genitals falls out ( Nat)
M.; Zinc.) Uterine hemorrhages
Menses early, profuse, like muddy water, with pain in back, hips and thighs
Stitches through vagina
Metrorrhagia after parturition.
Male; wart-like growth
wart-like growth; bleeds easily
wart-like growth; offensive smelling, bleeding when touched
wart-like growth; penis
out-breaks on skin; crusts
out-breaks on skin; syphilitic
out-breaks on skin; blisters
out-breaks on skin; penis; blisters
out-breaks on skin; penis; foreskin
excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed); penis
itching; penis; head (glans)
itching; penis; foreskin
pain; sore; testes
stuck behind head of penis (glans)
thick emission from penis; emission of prostatic fluid; during erotic thoughts
thick emission from penis; emission of prostatic fluid; during stool; difficult stool
swelling; penis; foreskin
prostate gland; inflammation; from suppressed gonorrhoea
ulcers; penis; at tip
ulcers; penis; rapidly appearing, syphilitic
ulcers; penis; offensive
ulcers; penis; sticking pains as from splinters
ulcers; penis; head (glans)
Female; vaginal discharge
vaginal discharge; strong and sharp (acrid), wearing away skin
vaginal discharge; bloody
vaginal discharge; brown
vaginal discharge; gonorrhoea
vaginal discharge; greenish
vaginal discharge; offensive smelling
vaginal discharge; ropy, stringy, clinging
vaginal discharge; thin, watery
wart-like; like cauliflower
from vaginal discharge
vagina; after sexual intercourse
metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding)
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); discharge; gonorrhoea
discharge; mucous; bloody
discharge; containing pus
pain; burning; during urination
pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; passage
passage; with sticking≡ more ...
Fetid foot-sweat, causing soreness of toes, with sticking pain; chilblains on toes
Sweating of palms, hands; cold, blue nails
Offensive sweat in axillae at night.
Bones; decay of bone
bony growth (exostosis); shin bone
Coldness; lower limbs
lower limbs; foot
Cracking noise in joints
Hands and feet; chilblains
Movements and positions; trembling
trembling; upper limbs
trembling; lower limbs
Pain; in bones
fingers; nails; under the nails; as from splinters
lower limbs; night
lower leg; night
toes; first toe (large toe); nail; as from a splinter
toes; first toe (large toe); under nail
shooting (see stitching, sudden, sharp); knee
stitching, sudden, sharp; fingers; as from splinter
stitching, sudden, sharp; knee
stitching, sudden, sharp; foot; sole; perspiration
stitching, sudden, sharp; toes
tearing; lower limbs
tearing; leg; night
tearing; leg; shin bone
hand; with injuries of the spine
foot; with injuries of spine
foot; offensive smelling
Skin; skin cracks at bends of joints; hands (see chapping)
skin cracks at bends of joints; hands (see chapping); deep and bleeding
felon (whitlow, onychia, paronychia, foot rot, etc.); whitlow, foot rot
out-break on skin; lower limbs; blisters
out-break on skin; leg; scabs
ankle; while walking≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; after midnight; 2 a.m.
Waking; 2 a.m.
from heat≡ more ...
Fever and chill
Chilliness (see also whole body; temperature)
Fever with skin out-break; scarlet fever
with enlarged liver≡ more ...
Night; every other night
During slight exertion (see walking)
like horse urine
Single parts; parts lain on≡ more ...
Injuries and accidents
Poisoning; poisoning by mercury
Wounds; slow to heal
penetrating wounds≡ more ...
as from iron deficiency - greenish yellow skin
sensation of a band
Eating and food; while eating
Emaciated (extremely thin)
blood does not clot
Inflammation; hair follicles
Pain; appear suddenly
appear suddenly; and disappear suddenly
burning externally; internally
sensation of splinters
sudden, sharp; externally
sudden, sharp; internally
sudden, sharp; glands
tearing; as if tearing apart
Sensitive; to pain
excessive physical irritability
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold feeling; lack of vital heat
hot feeling; flushes of heat
cold in general
tendency to catch cold
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)
walking≡ more ...