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 Paris Quadrifolia in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Head symptoms marked and verified. Sensation of expansion and consequent tension. Coldness of right side of body, left hot. Catarrhal complaints, stuffed feeling at root of nose. Disorder of sense of touch.
Compare: Pastinaca - 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.") Sil.; Calc.; Nux; Rhus.
Incompatible: Ferr. Phos.
Sensation as if scalp were contracted and bones scraped
Soreness of top of head; cannot brush hair
Aches, as from Pulling a string from eyes to occiput
Occipital headache, with a feeling of weight
Head feels very large, expanded
Numb feeling on left side of head.
Pain, headache; temples
Pain, headache; pulling; forehead; above eyes; feel as if eyes projecting, with sensation as if a thread were tightly pulled through eyeball and backward into middle of brain, sight weak≡ more ...
Affections of the eyebrows
Eyes feel heavy, as if they were projected; Sensation of a string through eyeballs
Expanded, as though lids did not cover.
Lids; difficult to close
Sensation of enlargement
Pain; pulling; pulling the eyeball backward
Pain; pulling; as with a string, into the brain or to back of head (occiput)
Protrusion; sensation of≡ more ...
Neuralgia; hot stitches in left malar bone, which is very sore
Has relieved in inflammation of the antrum, where eye symptoms coexisted.≡ more ...
Tongue dry when awaking - Coated white, Without thirst, with bitter or diminished taste.≡ more ...
Stuffed condition and fullness at root of nose
Periodical, painless Hoarseness
Cough as from vapor of Sulphur in trachea
Constant hawking, on account of viscid, green mucus in larynx and trachea.≡ more ...
Heaviness, weight; neck
Heaviness, weight; neck; like weight upon neck
Pain; spine; irritation; neck
Pain; pressing; neck
Pain; pressing; neck; as from weight≡ more ...
Skin forming on the surface of urine (includes fatty)
Skin forming on the surface of urine (includes fatty); rainbow coloured≡ more ...
Sense of Weight and weariness in nape of neck and across shoulders
Neuralgia, beginning in left intercostal region, and extending into left arm
Arm becomes stiff, fingers clenched
Neuralgia of coccyx; pulsating, sticking, when sitting
Fingers often feel numb
Numbness of upper limbs
Everything feels rough.
Coldness; lower limbs; foot≡ more ...
Pain; pressing; as from load
Swelling; swollen sensation
Tension; internally≡ more ...
Uses are based on traditional homeopathic practice and have not been reviewed by the FDA.