SarsaparillaSmilax, Sarsaparilla Officinalis, Sarsap
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 Sarsaparilla in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Renal colic; marasmus and periosteal pains due to venereal disease. Eruptions following hot weather and vaccinations; boils, and eczema. Urinary symptoms well marked.
First to sixth potency.
WORSE, dampness at night, after urinating, when yawning, in spring, before menses.
Complementary: Merc.; Sep.
Compare: Berb.; Lycop.; Nat-m.; Petrol.; Sassafras; saururus - Lizard’s tail - (Irritation of kidneys, bladder, prostate and urinary passages. Painful and difficult micturition; cystitis with strangury). Cucurbita citrullus - Watermelon. Infusion of the seed acts promptly in painful urination with constriction and backache, relieves pain and stimulates flow.
Despondent, sensitive, easily offended, ill humored and taciturn.
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; mood; alternating mood
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; mood; changeable, variable mood≡ more ...
Pains cause depression
Shooting pain from above right temporal region
Pains From occiput to eyes
Words reverberate in ear to the root of nose
Periosteal pains due to venereal disease
Eruptions on face and upper lip
Moist eruption on scalp
Crusta lactea beginning in face.
Pain, headache; sides; one side
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling); forehead; extending to sides of head; left
Skin and scalp; perspiration; forehead≡ more ...
Tongue white; Aphthae; salivation; metallic taste; no thirst
Pain; tearing; gums
Teeth; pain; tearing≡ more ...
Herpetic eruptions; ulcers
Rash from exposure to open air; dry, itching; Comes on in spring; becomes crusty
Rhagades; skin cracked on hands and feet
Skin hard, indurated
Summer cutaneous affections.
Abnormal growths; ulcers; coming and going quickly≡ more ...
Rumbling and fermentation
Colic and backache at the same time
Much flatus; cholera infantum.
Urine scanty, slimy, flaky, sandy, Bloody
Severe pain at conclusion of urination
urine dribbles while sitting
Bladder distended and tender
Child screams before and while passing urine
Sand on diaper
Renal colic and dysuria in infants
Pain from right kidney downward
Tenesmus of bladder; urine passes in thin, feeble stream
Pain at meatus.
Bladder; gall stones
Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); ineffectual
Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); painful; in children; child cries
Bladder; urination; painful or difficult urination; painful; child cries before urine starts
Bladder; urination; feeble stream (slow)
Bladder; urination; frequent; exposure to cold and wet
Bladder; urination; delayed, difficult; flows better while standing; can only pass urine while standing
Kidneys; pain; cutting; ureters (tubes between kidneys and bladder)≡ more ...
Sediment; fluffy, woolly
Sediment; kidney stones
Sediment; sand; gravel (small stones forming in body)
Sediment; white≡ more ...
Male; Bloody, seminal emissions
Intolerable stench on genitals
Herpetic eruption on genitals
Itching on scrotum and perineum
Female; Nipples small, withered, Retracted
before menstruation, itching and humid eruption of forehead
Menses late and scanty
Moist eruption in right groin before menses.
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); pain; while urinating; at close of urination≡ more ...
Paralytic, tearing pains
Trembling of hands and feet
Burning on sides of fingers and toes
Onychia, ulceration around ends of fingers, cutting sensation under nails
Rheumatism, bone pains; worse at night
Deep rhagades on fingers and toes; burn under nails
Hands and feet; chapped hand (see roughness)
Pain; rheumatic; poisoning by mercury
Skin; skin cracks at bends of joints; hands (see chapping)
Skin; skin cracks at bends of joints; fingers
Skin; skin cracks at bends of joints; feet≡ more ...
Pain; sudden, sharp; bones
Symptoms not symmetrical; symptoms on one side
Symptoms not symmetrical; right≡ more ...
Uses are based on traditional homeopathic practice and have not been reviewed by the FDA.