Nux MoschataNutmeg, Nux Mosch
Below are the strongest indications of Nux Moschata in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Marked tendency to Fainting fits, with heart failure. Cold extremities, Extreme dryness of mucous membranes and skin. Strange feeling, with irresistible Drowsiness. Indicanuria. General inclination to become unconscious during acute attacks. Lypothymia ( Ignatia.) Staggers on trying to walk.
First to sixth potency.≡ show all authors ...
WORSE, cold moist wind, cold food, cold washing, lying on painful side, motion, jar.
BETTER, warmth, dry weather.≡ show all authors ...
Oleum myristicae - Oil of Nux Moschata - (as a remedy for boils, felons, poisonous ulcers, it has been used in the 2X potency); Ornithogalum (Flatulence, swollen feeling across lower chest; whenever she turns in bed, Feels as if a bag of water turned also; gastric ulcer and cancer). Myristica Sebifera (phlegmonous inflammation, hastens suppuration; powerful antiseptic. Ulcerative tendency in all tissues. Said to act more powerfully than Hepar and Silica).
Compare: Nux-v.; Puls.; Rhus; Ign.; Asaf.
Antidotes: Camph.; Gels.; Valer.
Changeable; laughing and crying
Confused, impaired memory
Bewildered sense, as in a dream
Thinks she has two heads.
As if in a dream
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; mood; changeable, variable mood
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting); alternating with laughter
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; absent-minded (see forgetful)
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; difficulty concentrating
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion; while walking; in open air
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; dull, sluggish
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; imbecility
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; mistakes; localities, places
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; mistakes; using wrong words
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; vanishing of thoughts
Insanity; mania, madness; from drinking (delirium tremors)
Memory; weakness of memory
Perception; does not recognise well known streets
Perception; senses; dull
Preoccupied; absorbed, buried in thought
Talking, conversation; speech; wandering
Unconsciousness; as in a dream
Unconsciousness; with suppression of period≡ more ...
Perception of objects distorted; seem to turn in a circle; room whirls≡ more ...
Vertigo when walking in open air; aches from eating a little too much
Feeling of expansion, With sleepiness
Pulsating in head
Cracking sensation in head
Sensitive to slightest touch in a draft of air
Bursting headache; Better hard pressure.
Expanded sensation (see swollen); enlarged sensation
Pain, headache; affected by certain foods and drinks (improved, brought on or aggravated); after over eating
Pain, headache; from cold (including cold parts); from cold air
Pain, headache; cold weather; damp
Pain, headache; back of head (occiput); extending to other parts; down back of neck
Pain, headache; temples
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling); forehead; spots
Pain, headache; tearing, rending; back of head (occiput)
Pain, headache; tearing, rending; back of head (occiput); extending to other parts; nape of neck≡ more ...
Objects look larger, very distant, or vanish
Motes before eyes
Lids; unable to open eyes
Lids; eyes closed; unable to open eyes
Objects seem distorted; objects seem large≡ more ...
Tongue adheres to roof of mouth; but no desire for water
Saliva like cotton ( Berb.) Toothache in pregnancy
Tongue numb, paralyzed
DRYNESS of throat.
Discoloration; tongue; yellow
Dryness; during period
Dryness; sensation of dryness
Dryness; with no thirst
Dryness; palate (roof of mouth)
Dryness; tongue; evening
Dryness; tongue; night
Dryness; tongue; sensation of dryness
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); tongue
Saliva; mucus, slime
Saliva; sticky, thick and sticky; tongue
Tongue; tongue sticks to palate (roof of mouth, see dryness)
Teeth; pain; heat; external warmth≡ more ...
Heart; Trembling, fluttering
Sensation as if something grasped heart
Palpitation; pulse intermits.
Movements in and of chest; fluttering
Movements in and of chest; trembling; heart (see fluttering)
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp
Perspiration; arm pit; red≡ more ...
Loss of voice from walking against the wind ( Hep.) Cough when getting warm in bed.
Accelerated; during headache
Anxious; during headache
Asthma attack; hysterical
Difficult (dyspnea)≡ more ...
Pain; when travelling
Pain; lumbar (lower half of back)
Pain; lumbar (lower half of back); during period
Pain; sacrum (base of spine)
Pain; sacrum (base of spine); during movement
Pain; sacrum (base of spine); travelling
Pain; aching; after travelling≡ more ...
Stomach; Excessively bloated
Hiccough, and craving for highly-seasoned food
Retrocession of gout to stomach.
Paralytic weakness of intestines
Stool is soft, and yet is Unable to expel it, even with long straining ( Alum.) Faintness during or after stool
Pain; with vomiting, blood and mucus in stool (intussusception); pain in region of liver
Tension; during period
Stomach; fullness; during pregnancy
Stomach; without thirst
Stomach; vomiting; in women; during pregnancy≡ more ...
Constipation; difficult stool; soft stool
Constipation; inactivity of rectum
Diarrhoea; after cold drinks; in summer
Diarrhoea; after catching cold
Diarrhoea; hot weather≡ more ...
Female; Uterine hemorrhage
Menses too long, dark, thick
Leucorrhoea muddy and bloody
Suppression, with persistent fainting attacks and sleepiness ( Kali-c.) Variableness of menstruation, irregularity of time and quantity.
Female; period; copious
Female; period; frequent
Female; period; irregular
Female; period; late≡ more ...
Pain in right hip to knee; worse, motion, especially going upstairs
Rheumatism from getting feet wet, from exposure to drafts
Rheumatism relieved by dry, warm clothes
Fatigue on slight exertion.
Coldness; upper limbs; hands
Coldness; upper limbs; hands; icy
Heaviness; knee; rest
Numbness (see tingling)
Pain; in parts lain on
Pain; pulling; during period
Weakness; lower limbs; while standing
Weakness; leg; while walking≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Great drowsiness ( Indol.) complaints cause sleepiness
Symptoms during chill
Deep; during period
Sleepiness, tiredness; as from intoxication
Sleepiness, tiredness; during period
Sleepiness, tiredness; overpowering≡ more ...
Fever and chill
Chill begins in left hand ( Carbo.) Chilliness and heat without thirst; Want of perspiration
dry skin and of inner parts, also of eyes, nose, lips, mouth, tongue, throat, etc.
In the open air
Chilliness (see also whole body; temperature)
Chilliness (see also whole body; temperature); frequent attacks of chilliness, with intermediate sleep
Cold damp weather
Warmth; warm room
Warmth; external warmth
No perspiration≡ more ...
Change of weather
Faintness, fainting; during palpitation
Lying down; lying on side; on painful side
Pain; pressing; muscles
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold air
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold, wet weather
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); warm bed
Windy and stormy weather≡ more ...