Nux Vomica - RelationshipsPoison-nut, Nux, Nux vom, Colubrina
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Nux Vomica may help, unprocessed Nux Vomica is often best avoided.
Below are the strongest indications (i.e. symptoms) of Nux Vomica in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
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Compare: Strychnia N/A
Complementary: Sulphur; Sepia Sepia.
Inimical: Zincum Metallicum Zinc.≡ more ...
REVERSE RELATIONSHIPSThese are relationship sections of other remedies that refer to Nux Vomica. Where the text is greyed out, a relationship with that remedy is already described above.
Abies Nigra > compare
Compare: (Lump in stomach - China China Bryonia Bry. Pulsatilla Puls.) also other Conifers - Thuja Thuja, Sabina Sabina, Cupressus Cupressus (painful indigestion) also Nux Vomica Nux-v. Kali Carb Kali-c.
Angustura Vera > compare
Compare: Nux Vomica Nux; Ruta Graveolens Ruta; Merc Viv Mercur.; Brucea. - Bark of Nux Vomica Nux Vomica or angustura falsa ( Tetanic spasms with undisturbed consciousness, worse noise liquids, paralyzed lower extremities, worse least touch, Cries for fear of being touched. Painful jerking of legs; cramp-like pain in knees; rigid and lame limbs of paralytics. For pain in the passing of calculus.)
Berberis Vulgaris > compare
Compare: Ipomea - Convolvulus Duartinus N/A - Morning Glory. - (Pain in left lumbar muscles on stooping. Kidney disorders with pain in back. Much abdominal flatulence. Aching in top of right shoulder renal colic; aching in small of back and extremities), Aloe Socotrina Aloe; Lycopodium Lycopod.; Nux Vomica Nux.; Sarsaparilla Sarsap. Xanthorrhoea arborea (severe pain in kidneys, cystitis and gravel. Pain from ureter to bladder and testicles; pain in small of back returns from least chill or damp). Xanthorrhiza apifolia - Shrub Yellow Root - Contains Berberine. Dilatation of stomach and intestines, atony, enlarged spleen.
Coffea Cruda > compare
Compare: Coffea Tosta Coffea Tosta ( Roasting develops certain vitamin-like substances (P. T. Matte). Pigeons which have developed “deficiency” neuritis and paralysis on diet of polished rice lost their disabilities on the addition of 8 cc to a 5% infusion of Coffea Cruda to their food. Un roasted coffee was useless.) Caffeine. - (a crystalline alkaloid - is a direct heart stimulant and diuretic. Dropsy depending on cardiac insufficiency. Myocardial degeneration. Cardiac insufficiency in pneumonia and other infectious diseases. Raises the blood pressure, increases pulse rate and stimulates the heart muscle; hence, a support in extreme feebleness or threatened failure. Stimulates the respiratory center, nerve centers and Increases diuresis. One of the best stimulants of the vasomotor centers. Acute pulmonary edema. Brachialgia and other neuralgias characterized by Nocturnal exacerbations. Jousset uses equal parts of caffeine and sachar. lac. 3 grains taken in divided doses every other day. Hypodermically, 1/4 grain. Excruciating facial neuralgia from decayed teeth; Aconite Acon.; Chamomilla Cham.; Nux Vomica Nux; Cypripedium Pubescens Cyp.; Caffeine and plants containing it, as KOLA, Thea Sinensis Thea, etc. Strong black Coffea Cruda, drunk as hot as possible, is indispensable as an antidote in a large number of poisons, especially narcotics. Hot coffee by rectum in cases of extreme collapse.)
Gentiana Lutea > compare
Compare: Gentiana Lutea Quinque flora (intermittent fever; dyspepsia, cholera infantum, weakness); Gentiana Cruciata Gentiana Cruciata (throat symptoms in addition to similar stomach symptoms; dysphagia; vertigo with headache; pressing inward sensation in eyes; constricted throat and head and abdomen. Distention, fullness and tightness in abdomen. Creeping over body as from fleas. Hydrastis Canadensis Hydras.; Nux Vomica Nux.)
Kali Carb > complementary
Complementary: Carboneum Oxygenisatum Carbo; (Lowness of vitality may suggest a preliminary course of Carbo to nurse up recuperation to the point that Kali Carbonicum. would come in helpfully.) Follows Nux Vomica Nux often in stomach and bladder troubles.
Lycopodium > compare
Compare: Carbo-nitrogenoid Constitution: Sulphur; Rhus Tox Rhus; Urtica N/A ; Merc Viv Mercur.; Hep Sulph Calc Hepar. Alumina Alumina ( Lycopersicum Lycop. is the only vegetable that takes up aluminum. T. F. Allen.) Ant. c.; Nat Mur Nat-m.; Bryonia Bry.; Nux Vomica Nux; Bothrops Lanceolatus Bothrops (Day-blindness; can scarcely see after sunrise; pain in right great toe). Plumbago Littoralis N/A - A Brazilian plant - (Costive with red urine, pain in kidneys and joints and body generally; milky saliva, ulcerated mouth). Hydrastis Canadensis Hydrast. follows Lycopodium Clavatum. in indigestion.
Antidote: Acute Opium poisoning. Atropine and Black Coffea Cruda Coffee. Chronic Opium poisoning. Ipecacuanha Ipecac; Nux Vomica Nux; Passiflora Incarnata Passiflora. Berberis Vulgaris Berberis is useful to counteract opium habit.
Paris Quadrifolia > compare
Compare: Pastinaca - Pastinaca Sativa Parsnip - (Loquacity; delirium tremens; illusions of vision; intolerance of milk; Roots used dietetically, cooked in water or as broth or as salad for consumptives and "kidney stones.") Silicea Sil.; Calc Carb Calc.; Nux Vomica Nux; Rhus Tox Rhus.
Phosphoricum Acidum > compare
Compare: Oenotherra Biennis Oenothera Biennis - Evening primrose - (Effortless diarrhoea with nervous exhaustion. Incipient hydrocephaloid. Whooping-cough and spasmodic asthma). Nectranda amare ( Watery diarrhoea, dry tongue, colic, bluish ring around sunken eyes, restless sleep.) China China; Nux Vomica Nux; Picricum Acidum Pic-ac.; Lactic Acid. Lactic-ac.; Phosphorus Phos.
Phosphorus > antidote
Antidote to Phosphorus Phosph. Poisoning: Terebinthina Turpentine with which it forms an insoluble mass. Also Potass permang. Nux Vomica Nux. Phosphorus. antidotes the nausea and vomiting of Chloroformium Chloroform and Ether Ether.
Podophyllum Peltatum > compare
Compare: Mandragora Officinarium Mandragora - also called mandrake - (must not be confounded with Podophyllum Peltatum. Great desire for sleep; exaggeration of sounds and enlarged vision. Bowels inactive; stools large, white and hard). Aloe Socotrina Aloe; Chelidonium Majus Chelid.; Merc Viv Merc.; Nux Vomica Nux; Sulphur Sulph. Prunella - Self-heal - (Colitis).
Sabadilla > compare
Compare: Veratrine (is alkaloid of Sabadilla, NOT of Veratrum, locally in neuralgias, and for removal of dropsy. Five grains to two drams. Lanolin, rubbed on inside of thighs, causes diuresis). Colchicum Autumnale Colch.; Nux Vomica Nux; Arundo and pollantin. phleum pratense - Timothy - Hay-fever - Potentized - 12 - specific to many cases and evidently acts in a desensitizing manner ( Rabe.) Cumarinum (hay-fever).
Tabacum > antidote
Antidote: Vinegar; sour apples. Camphora Camphor in the physiologicla antagonist. Arsenicum Album Ars ( chewing tobacco); Ignatia Ign.; (smoking); Sepia Sep ( neuralgia and dyspepsia); Lycopodium Lycop ( Impotency); Nux Vomica Nux (bad taste due to tobacco); Caladium Seguinum Calad. AND Plantago Major Plan Tag ( Cause aversion to tobacco); Phosphorus Phosph ( Tobacco heart, sexual weakness).