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Silicea

Silica, Pure Flint, Silica Terra, Silicon Dioxide, Schuessler Tissue Salt, Cell Salts, Cell Salts, Tissue Salts, Biochemic Tissue / Cell Salt Number # 12 / Twelve


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HPUS label indication: Formation of pus

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 Silicea based on traditional homeopathic usage. Indications have not been reviewed by the FDA. If symptoms persist always consult a medical professional.

Imperfect assimilation and consequent defective nutrition. It goes further and produces neurasthenic states in consequence, and increased susceptibility to nervous stimuli and exaggerated reflexes. Diseases of bones, caries and necrosis. Silicea can stimulate the organism to re-absorb fibrotic conditions and scar-tissue. In phthisis must be used with care, for here it may cause the absorption of scar-tissue, liberate the disease, walled in, to new activities ( J. Weir.) Organic changes; it is deep and slow in action. Periodical states; abscesses, quinsy, headaches, spasms, epilepsy, feeling of coldness before an attack. Keloid growth. Scrofulous, rachitic children, with large head, open fontanelles and sutures, distended abdomen, slow in walking. Ill effects of vaccination. suppurative processes. It is related to all pustulous burrowings. Ripens abscesses since it promotes suppuration. Silica patient is cold, chilly, hugs the fire, wants plenty warm clothing, hates drafts, hands and feet cold, worse in winter. Lack of vital heat. Prostration of mind and body. Great sensitiveness to taking cold. Intolerance of alcoholic stimulants. Ailments attended with Pus formation. Epilepsy. Want of grit, moral or physical.
BETTER, warmth, wrapping up head, summer; in wet or humid weather.
WORSE, new moon, in morning, from washing, during menses, uncovering, lying down, damp, lying on left side, cold.
Relationships
Complementary: Thuja; Sanic.; Puls.; Fluor-ac. Mercurius and Silicea do not follow each other well.
Compare: BLACK Gunpowder 3X ( Abscesses, boils, carbuncles, limb purple. Wounds that refuse to heal; accident from bad food or water. - Clarke.) Hep.; Kali-phos.; Pic-ac.; Calc.; Phos.; Tabasheer; natrum silicum (tumors, hemophilia, arthritis; dose, three drops three times daily, in milk); Ferrum Cyanatum (epilepsy; neuroses, with irritable weakness and hypersensitiveness, especially of a periodical character). Silica Marina - Sea-sand - (Silica And Natrum Mur. symptoms. Inflamed glands and commencing suppuration. Constipation. Use for some time 3X trit.) Vitrum - crown glass - (Potts; disease, after Silicea, necrosis, discharge thin, watery, fetid. Much pain, fine Grinding and grating like grit.) Arundo Donax (acts on excretory and generative organs; suppuration, especially chronic, and where the ulceration is fistulous, especially in long bones. Itching eruption on chest, upper extremities and behind ears).
Dose
Sixth to thirtieth potency. The 200th and higher of unquestioned activity. In malignant affections, the lowest potencies needed at times.

    EXPECTORATION (click for more)

Bloody, spitting of blood (see chest haemorrhage); strong and sharp (acrid)

Containing pus

Daytime only

Lumpy

Morning

Mucous

Thick

Yellow

    MIND (click for more)

Nervous and excitable

Sensitive to all impressions

Abstracted

Brain-fag

Fixed ideas; thinks only of PINS, fears them, searches and counts them.

Aversions, dislikes; open air

Conscientious about things of little importance

Consolation

Desires, wants; desires to be mesmerised

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability; after sexual intercourse
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability; consolation
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; mildness
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; morose
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; sensitive, oversensitive
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; sensitive, oversensitive; to noise
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; sensitive, oversensitive; to noise; slightest
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting); consolation

Hysteria

Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; during period
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; from noise
Insecure, uncertain, scared; frightened easily; starting, startled; from noise
Insecure, uncertain, scared; timidity; appearing in public

Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; difficulty concentrating
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; dull, sluggish
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; imbecility
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; weakness of mind

Mental exertion

Restlessness, nervousness
Restlessness, nervousness; internal

Symptoms follow intense emotions; fright

Obstinate, headstrong children

Yielding, Faint-hearted, anxious

    VERTIGO, DIZZINESS (click for more)

During headache

From head; at back of head (occiput)

    HEAD (click for more)

Aches from fasting

Hair; falling

Heaviness (see pain; pressing); forehead

Hot; flashes of heat; after chilliness

Hydrocephalus (water on the brain: headache, drowsiness, vomiting)

Pain, headache
Pain, headache; back of head (occiput)
Pain, headache; back of head (occiput); extending to other parts; top of head (vertex)
Pain, headache; back of head (occiput); extending to other parts; upward
Pain, headache; back of head (occiput); wrapping up warm
Pain, headache; burning; wrapping up warmly
Pain, headache; bursting; top of head (vertex)
Pain, headache; bursting; top of head (vertex); binding up head
Pain, headache; cold weather; damp
Pain, headache; eyes and vision (affecting or affected by); closing eyes
Pain, headache; eyes and vision (affecting or affected by); from daylight
Pain, headache; eyes and vision (affecting or affected by); from straining eyes
Pain, headache; from any jar (see sensitive, coughing, laughing, stepping, riding)
Pain, headache; from certain movements; rising (see morning, noon, night, etc., on rising, also movement; raising head); from lying
Pain, headache; from cold (including cold parts); becoming cold
Pain, headache; from cold (including cold parts); cold feet
Pain, headache; from cold (including cold parts); cold head
Pain, headache; from cold (including cold parts); from cold air
Pain, headache; from cold (including cold parts); from cold air; from draft of cold air
Pain, headache; from exertion; mental exertion
Pain, headache; from sex; after sexual excesses
Pain, headache; from sex; during sexual intercourse
Pain, headache; hammering pain
Pain, headache; in forehead
Pain, headache; in forehead; above eyes
Pain, headache; in forehead; during heat
Pain, headache; in forehead; foot-steps
Pain, headache; in forehead; middle
Pain, headache; in forehead; middle; frontal sinuses from chronic running or blocked nose
Pain, headache; in forehead; pulsating
Pain, headache; lying down; lying in a dark room
Pain, headache; lying down; lying in a dark room
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling); back of head (occiput)
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling); back of head (occiput); wrapping up head
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling); top of head (vertex)
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling); top of head (vertex); binding head up
Pain, headache; pressing (see bursting, pulling); top of head (vertex); outward
Pain, headache; pressure; constricting head
Pain, headache; recurring headache
Pain, headache; sore bruised, sensitive to pressure
Pain, headache; sore bruised, sensitive to pressure; forehead
Pain, headache; stunning
Pain, headache; tearing, rending; back of head (occiput)
Pain, headache; tearing, rending; back of head (occiput); extending to other parts; forward
Pain, headache; tearing, rending; back of head (occiput); extending to other parts; upward
Pain, headache; tearing, rending; back of head (occiput); wrapping up head
Pain, headache; tearing, rending; forehead
Pain, headache; travelling; after travelling
Pain, headache; violent pains
Pain, headache; walking; false step
Pain, headache; walking; on walking up steps or hill
Pain, headache; walking; stepping heavily
Pain, headache; warmth
Pain, headache; warmth; hot applications
Pain, headache; with high or low temperature; headache during the heat
Pain, headache; wrapping up head

Pulsating
Pulsating; top of head (vertex); bending head back

Sensitive; from brushing hair
Sensitive; head sensitive to cold air
Sensitive; sensitive to draft of air

Skin and scalp; itching; back of head (occiput)
Skin and scalp; out-break on skin; back of head (occiput)
Skin and scalp; out-break on skin; moist; back of head (occiput)
Skin and scalp; out-break on skin; nodes
Skin and scalp; out-break on skin; pus-filled pimples; back of head (occiput)
Skin and scalp; perspiration; scalp
Skin and scalp; perspiration; scalp; sour
Skin and scalp; ulcers; on back of head (occiput)

Skull; decay of skull
Skull; fontanels apart (separate bones of skull)

Swollen, and feeling swollen; glands of head

Uncovering head

mur.; strontia.) profuse sweat of head, offensive, and extends to neck

Pain begins at occiput, and spreads over head and settles over eyes

Swelling in the glabella.

Vertigo from looking up; Better, wrapping up warmly; when lying on left side ( magnes

    EYE (click for more)

Aversion to light, especially daylight; it produces dazzling, sharp pain through eyes; eyes tender to touch; worse when closed

Perforating or sloughing ulcer of cornea

Swelling of lachrymal duct

Abscess in cornea after traumatic injury

After-effects of keratitis and ulcus cornea, clearing the opacity

Angles of eyes affected

Cataract in office workers

Cataract
Cataract; after suppressed foot-sweat

Closing of tear duct

Discharges of mucus or pus; yellow

Fistula (abnormal hole); tear glands

Inflammation
Inflammation; foreign bodies
Inflammation; glandular swellings
Inflammation; wounds; above eye, towards temple
Inflammation; wounds; iris; with pus in front of iris
Inflammation; wounds; lachrymal sac

Pain; cold air

Paralysis; optic nerve, total blindness, without eye damage (amaurosis)

Swellings; tear gland
Swellings; tear sac

Tears; open air

Iritis and iridochoroiditis, with pus in anterior chamber

STYES

Use 30th potency for months.

Vision confused; letters run together on reading

    VISION (click for more)

Colours and shapes in front of eyes; colours; black; spots; floating (aka muscae volitantes or spiders)
Colours and shapes in front of eyes; colours; dark; specks

Dazzling

Dim
Dim; after suppressed foot-sweat
Dim; when reading

Exertion of vision

Long-sighted (near objects blurred)

Lost vision, blindness

Merging together; letters

    EAR (click for more)

Roaring in ears.

Caries of mastoid

Bones threatening to decay
Bones threatening to decay; the part of the skull sticking out slightly, behind the ear (mastoid process)

Discharges from ear
Discharges from ear; bloody
Discharges from ear; catarrh in Eustachian tube (tube connecting ear to nose)
Discharges from ear; cheesy
Discharges from ear; decay threatening
Discharges from ear; offensive smelling
Discharges from ear; pus
Discharges from ear; thick
Discharges from ear; watery

Inflammation; Eustachian tube (tube connecting ear to nose)
Inflammation; media

Itching; Eustachian tube (tube connecting ear to nose)s
Itching; in ear

Noises in ear; roaring

Pain; behind ear
Pain; tearing in; behind the ear

Skin; abscess; behind
Skin; abscess; in ear canal
Skin; out-breaks on skin; behind ears
Skin; out-breaks on skin; behind ears; scabby

Stopped sensation

Fetid discharge

Loud pistol-like report

Sensitive to noise

    HEARING (click for more)

Impaired

Too sensitive

    NOSE (click for more)

Nasal bones sensitive

Dry, hard crusts form, Bleeding when loosened

Itching at point of nose

Catarrh
Catarrh; dry, chronic
Catarrh; extending to frontal sinuses (lower forehead)

Decay (see discharge if applicable)

Discharge from nose; containing pus
Discharge from nose; hard, dry
Discharge from nose; hard, dry; morning
Discharge from nose; offensive smelling
Discharge from nose; offensive smelling; from ulcer or disease of nasal bones
Discharge from nose; offensive smelling; from ulcer or disease of nasal bones; syphilitic
Discharge from nose; thick

Dryness; inside
Dryness; inside; after suppressed foot sweat
Dryness; inside; sensation of warmth

Pain
Pain; bones
Pain; burning, smarting
Pain; gnawing, biting
Pain; sore, bruised
Pain; sore, bruised; inside

Running or blocked nose (coryza)
Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked
Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked; from suppressed foot sweat
Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked; with pus

Skin or lining of nose; abscess
Skin or lining of nose; powdery flaking skin nostrils (see discharges)
Skin or lining of nose; ulcers; inside
Skin or lining of nose; ulcers; painful
Skin or lining of nose; ulcers; septum (flesh between nostrils), round ulcers

Smell; diminished
Smell; lost sense of smell

Sneezing; difficult to sneeze

Obstructed and loss of smell

Perforation of septum.

Sneezing in morning

    FACE (click for more)

Eruption on chin

Abscess; parotid gland (gland in front and below ear lobe)s
Abscess; top of nose

Expression; suffering

Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation)
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); parotid gland (gland in front and below ear lobe)
Inflammation; parotid gland (gland in front and below ear lobe); suppurating (producing pus)

Lips; cracked lips; corners of mouth
Lips; ulcers

Pain; cold applications
Pain; from exposure to cold (see wind)
Pain; heat; of heater
Pain; stormy weather
Pain; warmth

Perspiration

Skin; out-breaks on skin; acne
Skin; out-breaks on skin; acne; forehead
Skin; out-breaks on skin; crusty, scabby; lips
Skin; spots (see outbreaks)

Swelling; glands in general
Swelling; glands in general; hard, painful
Swelling; parotid gland (gland in front and below ear lobe)
Swelling; submaxillary gland (gland under jaw, by throat)
Swelling; submaxillary gland (gland under jaw, by throat); painful
Swelling; toothache

Facial neuralgia, throbbing, tearing, face red; worse, cold damp.

Skin cracked on margin of lips

    MOUTH (click for more)

Gums sensitive to cold air

Sensation of a hair on tongue

Abscess at root of teeth

Boils on gums

Cor.) Sensitive to cold water.

Dryness

Growths, blisters, swellings; blisters; gums
Growths, blisters, swellings; tumours; gums; size of walnut; in place of two bicuspids

Gums; boils on gums
Gums; fistula (hole)
Gums; suppurating (producing pus)

Inflammation; gums

Pain; sore; gums

Sensation of hair in mouth; tongue
Sensation of hair in mouth; tongue; front part

Taste; tasteless, lacks taste

Teeth; abscess of roots
Teeth; looseness
Teeth; pain; from suppressed perspiration; after suppressed foot sweat
Teeth; pain; heat; wrapping up head
Teeth; pain; winter
Teeth; teething; difficult
Teeth; teething; slow

Pyorrhoea ( Merc

    THROAT (click for more)

Colds settle in throat

Parotid glands swollen ( Bell.; Rhus; Calc.) Stinging pain on swallowing

Pricking as of a pin in tonsil

Hard, cold swelling of cervical glands.

Periodical quinsy

Dryness

External throat; abscess
External throat; glands indurated (hard from inflammation)
External throat; pain; cervical glands (on side of neck)
External throat; swelling; cervical glands (on side of neck)
External throat; swelling; cervical glands (on side of neck); generating pus
External throat; swelling; cervical glands (on side of neck); hard
External throat; uncovering throat

Inflammation; chronic
Inflammation; tonsils

Irritation; trachea (wind pipe)

Mucus; clinging

Pain
Pain; on becoming cold
Pain; sudden, sharp; on swallowing

Swelling; tonsils
Swelling; uvula (lobe at back of mouth)

Tonsils suppurating (producing pus)

    ABDOMEN (click for more)

Pain or painful cold feeling in abdomen, better external heat

On swallowing food, it easily gets into posterior nares

Abscess; in liver

As if something were in abdomen (movements, lumps, etc.); complaints from movements of the foetus; painful

Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); night
Bladder; urination; involuntary, incontinence; night, bed wetting

Enlarged; in children

Flatulence; obstructed

Hard

Heat

Inflammation; appendicitis

Pain; liver; jarring
Pain; pressing; behind lower ribs; extending to back
Pain; sore, bruised, tenderness, etc.; from straining at stool
Pain; sudden, sharp (sticking, etc.); behind lower ribs
Pain; warmth

Stomach; appetite; increased (hunger in general); during chill
Stomach; aversion to certain foods or drinks; meat
Stomach; nausea; after vaccination
Stomach; nausea; constant
Stomach; pulsation
Stomach; thirst; during chill
Stomach; thirst; night
Stomach; vomiting; after drinking; after milk
Stomach; vomiting; after eating
Stomach; vomiting; milk; curdled

Tension

Colic; cutting pain, with constipation; yellow hands and blue nails

Hard, bloated

Hepatic abscess.

Inguinal glands swollen and painful

Much rumbling in bowels

Sour eructations after eating ( Sepia; Calc.) Pit of stomach painful to pressure

Stomach; Disgust for meat and Warm food

Vomiting after drinking ( Ars.; Verat.)

Want of appetite; thirst excessive

    RECTUM (click for more)

Bloody, involuntary, with red or yellow sediment

Urinary Organs.

Great straining; rectum stings; closes upon stool

Constipation always before and during menses; with irritable sphincter ani

Fistula in ano ( Berb.; Lach.) Fissures and hemorrhoids, Painful, with spasm of sphincter

Diarrhoea of cadaverous odor.

Feces remain a long time in rectum

Feels paralyzed

Nocturnal enuresis in children with worms.

Prostatic fluid discharged when straining at stool

Constipation; before period
Constipation; difficult stool; natural stool
Constipation; difficult stool; stool recedes
Constipation; during period
Constipation; inactivity of rectum

Constriction, contraction, closure, etc.; during stool

Diarrhoea; in children
Diarrhoea; in extremely thin people
Diarrhoea; warmth of bed
Diarrhoea; while teething
Diarrhoea; wrapping up warmly

Flatulence; offensive

Haemorrhoids; generating pus
Haemorrhoids; ulcerating

Moisture

Pain; burning; after stool
Pain; burning; after stool; after a hard stool
Pain; cutting
Pain; during stool
Pain; soreness

Paralysis (see inactivity)

Skin and lining; fistula (additional hole)
Skin and lining; ulceration

Tension

stool comes down with difficulty; when partly expelled, recedes again

    STOOL (click for more)

Dry

Hard

Knotty, nodular, lumpy

Large

Light-coloured

Odour; offensive
Odour; putrid

Scanty

    URINE (click for more)

Sediment; sand
Sediment; sand; yellow

    GENITALS (click for more)

Female; A milky (Calc.; Puls.; Sep.) Acrid leucorrhoea, during urination

Nipples very sore; ulcerated easily; drawn in

Chronic gonorrhoea, with thick, fetid discharge

Discharge of blood between menstrual periods

Discharge of blood from vagina every time child is nursed

Elephantiasis of scrotum

Fistulous ulcers of breast ( Phos.) Abscess of labia

Female; cancer; womb
Female; fistula (additional hole in vagina)
Female; irritation; itching
Female; metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); between the menstrual periods
Female; pain; pains after giving birth; when child suckles
Female; pain; sharp; womb; while breast feeding
Female; pain; womb (see abdomen, pain); while child suckles
Female; period; amenorrhoea (suppression or absence of period)
Female; period; late
Female; period; strong and sharp (acrid), wearing away skin
Female; period; suppressed
Female; tumours; vagina, cysts
Female; ulcers
Female; vaginal discharge
Female; vaginal discharge; copious
Female; vaginal discharge; gushing
Female; vaginal discharge; strong and sharp (acrid), wearing away skin

Male; inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); testes
Male; prostate gland; suppurating (producing pus)
Male; sexual passion; diminished
Male; sexual passion; increased
Male; sexual passion; violent
Male; testes and scrotum (balls); accumulation of pus in the scrotum (empyocele)
Male; testes and scrotum (balls); scrotum swollen by fluid accumulation
Male; testes and scrotum (balls); scrotum swollen by fluid accumulation; of boys
Male; thick emission from penis; emission of prostatic fluid; during stool; difficult stool
Male; tingling; like insects crawling on skin; scrotum
Male; tubercles (nodules, knob-like lumps); spermatic cord
Male; tubercles (nodules, knob-like lumps); testes

Urethra (urinary part of genitals); pain; burning

Hydrocele.

Increased menses, with paroxysms of Icy coldness over whole body

Itching of vulva and vagina; very sensitive

Male; Burning and soreness of genitals, with eruption on inner surface of thighs

Sexual erethism; nocturnal emissions

Vaginal cysts ( Lyc.; PULS.; Rhod.) Hard lumps in breast ( Conium.)

    RESPIRATION (click for more)

Peru.)

Violent cough when lying down, with thick, yellow lumpy expectoration; suppurative stage of expectoration ( Bals

Colds fail to yield; sputum persistently muco-purulent and profuse

Cough and sore throat, with expectoration of little granules like shot, which, when broken, smell very offensive

Cough with expectoration in day, bloody or purulent

Asthma attack

Catching
Catching; during fever
Catching; night

Deep

Difficult (dyspnea)
Difficult (dyspnea); from dust

Slow recovery after pneumonia

Stitches in chest through to back

    COUGH (click for more)

Drinking; warm drinks or soup

Morning; on waking

On becoming cold
On becoming cold; uncovering; feet or head

Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); from irritation in air passages; in wind pipe

Tickling; in wind pipe

    CHEST (click for more)

Alternating with rectal symptoms

Arm pit; indurated (hard from inflammation), glands

Breast; deep, narrow openings
Breast; indurated (hard from inflammation)
Breast; indurated (hard from inflammation); left

Cancer; breast

Catarrh

Constriction, tension
Constriction, tension; after suppressed foot-sweat

Inflammation; breast
Inflammation; bronchial tubes (bronchitis)
Inflammation; lungs; neglected

Lumps; sensitive nodules; in breast

Lungs; abscess
Lungs; empyema
Lungs; tuberculosis
Lungs; tuberculosis; acute
Lungs; tuberculosis; early stages
Lungs; ulcer

Pain; breast
Pain; breast; while child breast feeds (suckles)
Pain; cutting (sudden sharp pain); breast; while breast feeding
Pain; sore, bruised; breast
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; breast
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; breast; while breast feeding

Perspiration; arm pit
Perspiration; arm pit; offensive

Skin; abscess; arm pit
Skin; abscess; breast
Skin; old scars in breast; generating pus
Skin; ulceration; of breast

Swelling; arm pit glands
Swelling; breast
Swelling; breast; scars

    BACK (click for more)

Coldness
Coldness; neck

Curvature of spine (scoliosis)
Curvature of spine (scoliosis); in pain

Fistulae (holes)

Injuries of the spine; coccyx (bottom tip of spine)

Pain
Pain; coccyx (bottom tip of spine); after a fall
Pain; coccyx (bottom tip of spine); pressure
Pain; coccyx (bottom tip of spine); rising from a seat
Pain; coccyx (bottom tip of spine); travelling; after a long journey
Pain; coccyx (bottom tip of spine); when touched
Pain; dorsal (shoulder level); spine
Pain; jarring
Pain; neck; extending to other parts; eye
Pain; neck; extending to other parts; head
Pain; neck; extending to other parts; head; back of head (occiput)
Pain; neck; extending to other parts; top of head (vertex)
Pain; neck; extending to other parts; upward
Pain; sacrum (base of spine); rising from sitting
Pain; sacrum (base of spine); sexual intercourse
Pain; sore, bruised, beaten; lumbar (lower half of back); coccyx (bottom tip of spine)
Pain; sore, bruised, beaten; lumbar (lower half of back); coccyx (bottom tip of spine); from injury
Pain; sore, bruised, beaten; lumbar (lower half of back); coccyx (bottom tip of spine); when sitting
Pain; sore, bruised, beaten; lumbar (lower half of back); night
Pain; sore, bruised, beaten; neck
Pain; spine
Pain; spine; irritation
Pain; spine; irritation; jar of bed
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp, shooting; coccyx (bottom tip of spine)
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp, shooting; coccyx (bottom tip of spine); rising from seat
Pain; while breast feeding
Pain; with rigidness; sacrum (base of spine)
Pain; with rigidness; sacrum (base of spine); when rising from a seat

Perspiration; lumbar (lower half of back)

Pulsating; lumbar (lower half of back)

Skin; out-breaks on skin; boils; neck
Skin; out-breaks on skin; neck
Skin; out-breaks on skin; painful boil, shedding skin and tissues (carbuncle); neck
Skin; out-breaks on skin; pus-filled pimples; painful

Spina bifida

Stiffness
Stiffness; neck

Weakness (tired feeling, in spine)

Pain in coccyx

Potts’ disease.

Spinal irritation after injuries to spine; diseases of bones of spine

Weak spine; very susceptible to drafts on back

    EXTREMITIES, LIMBS (click for more)

Affections of finger nails, especially if white spots on nails

Icy cold and sweaty feet

Calves tense and contacted

Cramp in calves and soles

Abscess; knee
Abscess; knee; in the joint
Abscess; thigh

Bones; bony growth (exostosis)
Bones; decay of bone
Bones; decay of bone; femur (thigh bone)
Bones; decay of bone; fibula
Bones; decay of bone; foot
Bones; decay of bone; foot; toes, left foot
Bones; decay of bone; lower limbs
Bones; decay of bone; shin bone

Coldness; lower limbs; foot
Coldness; lower limbs; foot; during period
Coldness; lower limbs; foot; evening
Coldness; lower limbs; foot; evening; in bed
Coldness; lower limbs; foot; icy cold
Coldness; lower limbs; foot; mental exertion
Coldness; lower limbs; knee
Coldness; lower limbs; leg
Coldness; lower limbs; leg; warm room

Constriction; sensation as if bandaged; knee

Cramps; calf
Cramps; foot; sole

Diseased hip-joint (see pain in hip)

Hands and feet; bunions on foot
Hands and feet; corns
Hands and feet; corns; inflamed
Hands and feet; corns; sore
Hands and feet; corns; tearing
Hands and feet; nails; corrugated nails
Hands and feet; nails; crippled; finger nails
Hands and feet; nails; crippled; toe nails
Hands and feet; nails; distorted nails
Hands and feet; nails; ingrown toe nails
Hands and feet; nails; ingrown toe nails; with ulceration
Hands and feet; nails; split nails
Hands and feet; nails; spotted nails
Hands and feet; nails; thick nails

Heaviness; lower limbs

Inflammation; bones
Inflammation; joints
Inflammation; leg; shin bone

Movements and positions; lameness; upper limbs

Numbness (see tingling); hand; night
Numbness (see tingling); leg

Pain; after sexual intercourse
Pain; fingers; bones of fingers
Pain; fingers; finger tips; ulcerative
Pain; fingers; first finger
Pain; fingers; first finger; nail
Pain; fingers; first finger; ulcerative
Pain; fingers; nails
Pain; fingers; ulcerative
Pain; hip
Pain; pressing; knee
Pain; pressing; knee; constrictive
Pain; pulling; leg; calf
Pain; shoulder; on becoming cold
Pain; sore, bruised
Pain; sore, bruised; after sexual intercourse
Pain; sore, bruised; foot
Pain; sore, bruised; foot; while walking
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; joints
Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp; leg
Pain; tearing; fingers; joints of fingers
Pain; tearing; upper arm
Pain; tearing; upper limbs
Pain; toes; first toe (large toe); ulcerative; while walking
Pain; warmth

Paralysis
Paralysis; forearm

Perspiration; foot
Perspiration; foot; constant
Perspiration; foot; offensive smelling
Perspiration; foot; profuse
Perspiration; foot; sole
Perspiration; foot; sole; itching
Perspiration; foot; suppressed
Perspiration; hand
Perspiration; hand; copious
Perspiration; hand; palm
Perspiration; toes
Perspiration; toes; between toes
Perspiration; toes; between toes; offensive

Problems with walking, gait; lifting feet high with each step, like a chicken

Restlessness

Skin; bursae (like bags on skin bursae)
Skin; deep, narrow openings (fistulae); joints
Skin; discoloration; fingers; nails; white; spots
Skin; discoloration; fingers; nails; yellow
Skin; excoriated (as if grazed, chaffed); between toes (see perspiration, wearing away skin)
Skin; felon (whitlow, onychia, paronychia, foot rot, etc.); around the bone
Skin; felon (whitlow, onychia, paronychia, foot rot, etc.); beginning in nail
Skin; felon (whitlow, onychia, paronychia, foot rot, etc.); bone; decay
Skin; felon (whitlow, onychia, paronychia, foot rot, etc.); currently generating pus
Skin; felon (whitlow, onychia, paronychia, foot rot, etc.); stinging pain
Skin; felon (whitlow, onychia, paronychia, foot rot, etc.); tendons affected
Skin; felon (whitlow, onychia, paronychia, foot rot, etc.); whitlow, foot rot
Skin; itching; leg
Skin; itching; lower limbs
Skin; out-break on skin
Skin; out-break on skin; calf; boils
Skin; out-break on skin; lower limbs
Skin; out-break on skin; scabs
Skin; out-break on skin; thigh; boils
Skin; out-break on skin; toes; scabs
Skin; out-break on skin; upper limbs
Skin; painful boils, shedding skin and tissues (carbuncle)
Skin; roughness; fingers; nails
Skin; skin cracks at bends of joints; between toes (see excoriated)
Skin; skin cracks at bends of joints; hands (see chapping)
Skin; suppurating (producing pus); hip (see hip joint disease)
Skin; ulcers; fingers; around nails
Skin; ulcers; fingers; nails
Skin; ulcers; foot; heel
Skin; ulcers; leg
Skin; ulcers; leg; burning
Skin; ulcers; lower limbs
Skin; ulcers; lower limbs; bluish with red circle
Skin; ulcers; lower limbs; burning
Skin; ulcers; lower limbs; deep
Skin; ulcers; lower limbs; itching
Skin; ulcers; nails
Skin; ulcers; toes; nail

Stiffness
Stiffness; ankle
Stiffness; fingers; second finger
Stiffness; hip
Stiffness; joints
Stiffness; knee
Stiffness; lower limbs

Swollen; foot
Swollen; forearm; red
Swollen; knee
Swollen; knee; spongy
Swollen; leg
Swollen; lower limbs
Swollen; thigh; femur (thigh bone)
Swollen; upper arm; vaccination

Tingling, prickling, asleep (see numbness); fingers
Tingling, prickling, asleep (see numbness); upper limbs

Uncovering

Weakness
Weakness; ankle
Weakness; lower limbs

Wetting feet

Ingrowing toe-nails

Loss of power in legs

offensive sweat on feet, hand, and axillae

Pain beneath toes

Pain in knee, as if tightly bound

Panaritium

Paralytic weakness of forearm

Sciatica, pains through the hips, legs and feet

Sensation in tips of fingers, as if suppurating

Soles sore ( Ruta.) Soreness in feet from instep through to the sole

suppurates.

the parts lain on go to sleep

Tremulous hands when using them

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Night-walking; gets up while asleep

Anxious dreams

Excessive gaping.

Frequent starts in sleep

Dreams; anxious
Dreams; frightful
Dreams; previous events
Dreams; previous events; long past
Dreams; vivid

Restless

Sleeplessness, insomnia
Sleeplessness, insomnia; after waking
Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; after midnight
Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; from before midnight
Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; with bubbling sensation in blood

Sleeplessness, with great orgasm of blood and heat in head

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Chilliness (see also whole body; temperature); before period
Chilliness (see also whole body; temperature); during period
Chilliness (see also whole body; temperature); morning; lasting all day

During movement

Icy coldness of the body

In bed

In women; before period
In women; during period

Sides, one-sided

Trembling and shivering

When heated, overheated

When uncovering, undressing

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Suffering parts feel cold.

Chilliness; very sensitive to cold air

Cold extremities, even in a warm room

Creeping, shivering over the whole body

Evening
External heat
Hectic fever
Night

Sweat at night; worse towards morning

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During sleep
From suppressed complaints
Morning
Night

Odour; offensive
Odour; sour

Profuse
Profuse; morning
Profuse; night

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Delicate, pale, waxy

Every little injury suppurates

Indurated tumors

Crippled nails

Felons, abscesses, boils, old fistulous ulcers

Keloid growths.

Promotes expulsion of foreign bodies from tissues

Abscesses of joints

After impure vaccination

Bursa

Cracks at ends of fingers

Dry finger tips

Eruptions itch only in daytime and evening

Lepra, nodes, and coppery spots

Long lasting suppuration and fistulous tracts

Painless swelling of glands

Pus offensive

Rose-colored blotches

Scars suddenly become painful

Abnormal growths; cauliflower-like fungus
Abnormal growths; cauliflower-like fungus; haematodes
Abnormal growths; cauliflower-like fungus; syphilitic
Abnormal growths; ulcers
Abnormal growths; ulcers; bluish
Abnormal growths; ulcers; burning
Abnormal growths; ulcers; burning; in margins
Abnormal growths; ulcers; cancerous
Abnormal growths; ulcers; coming and going quickly
Abnormal growths; ulcers; crusty
Abnormal growths; ulcers; deep
Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; corrosive
Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; greenish
Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; offensive
Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; offensive; putrid
Abnormal growths; ulcers; discharges; scanty
Abnormal growths; ulcers; foul
Abnormal growths; ulcers; fungus
Abnormal growths; ulcers; generating pus
Abnormal growths; ulcers; generating pus; with pain
Abnormal growths; ulcers; hardened
Abnormal growths; ulcers; hardened; margins
Abnormal growths; ulcers; inflamed
Abnormal growths; ulcers; itching
Abnormal growths; ulcers; itching; around about
Abnormal growths; ulcers; painless, slow developing
Abnormal growths; ulcers; phagedenic (spreading, obstinate ulceration)
Abnormal growths; ulcers; pressing
Abnormal growths; ulcers; red with red circle
Abnormal growths; ulcers; sensitive; margins
Abnormal growths; ulcers; spongy
Abnormal growths; ulcers; spongy; margins
Abnormal growths; ulcers; stinging, sudden, sharp
Abnormal growths; ulcers; stinging, sudden, sharp; margins
Abnormal growths; ulcers; swollen
Abnormal growths; ulcers; swollen; margins
Abnormal growths; ulcers; unhealthy
Abnormal growths; ulcers; warmth
Abnormal growths; ulcers; with deep hole (fistula)
Abnormal growths; ulcers; with elevated, hardened margins
Abnormal growths; ulcers; with jerking pain
Abnormal growths; ulcers; with white spots

Becomes sore when lying down

Discoloration; spots; moist
Discoloration; spots; stinging
Discoloration; white; spots

Dry
Dry; inability to perspire (see inactivity)

Generally unhealthy

Inflammation
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation), nodules, etc.
Inflammation; tendency to inflame

Itching
Itching; burning
Itching; tickling

Moisture; spots

Out-breaks on skin
Out-breaks on skin; boils; painful boil, shedding skin and tissues (carbuncle)
Out-breaks on skin; crusty
Out-breaks on skin; discharging, moist
Out-breaks on skin; discharging, moist; white
Out-breaks on skin; discharging, moist; yellow
Out-breaks on skin; dry
Out-breaks on skin; generating pus
Out-breaks on skin; herpetic
Out-breaks on skin; herpetic; corrosive
Out-breaks on skin; herpetic; dry
Out-breaks on skin; herpetic; mealy
Out-breaks on skin; mealy
Out-breaks on skin; painful
Out-breaks on skin; phagedenic (spreading, obstinate ulceration)
Out-breaks on skin; rash (see granular); scabies; dry
Out-breaks on skin; rash (see granular); scaly; bran-like
Out-breaks on skin; stinging
Out-breaks on skin; ulcerative with pain

Pain; burning
Pain; burning; after scratching
Pain; pain after scratching
Pain; ulcerative pain; after scratching

Scars; become painful
Scars; become sore
Scars; break open

Sensitive

Swelling; spongy

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Wounds; slow to heal

    GENERALITIES (click for more)

Abscesses
Abscesses; glands

After travelling

After vaccination

Afternoon

Aversion to movement

Aversion to open air

Becoming heated

Bones; bony growth (exostosis)
Bones; decay of bone
Bones; softening of bones

Cancers
Cancers; fungus haematodes
Cancers; hard

Change of weather

Constriction; of orifices
Constriction; sensation of a band

Convulsions; after suppressed foot sweat
Convulsions; after vaccination
Convulsions; epileptic
Convulsions; night

Draft

During sleep

Eating and food; after eating
Eating and food; cold food
Eating and food; from hunger

Emaciated (extremely thin)
Emaciated (extremely thin); children (marasmus)

Evening

Fluid build up; excess of blood, or other fluids

From getting wet; feet

Heaviness; internally

Inflammation; bones
Inflammation; externally
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation)
Inflammation; internally; gangrenous
Inflammation; thin, watery membranes

Jar, stepping

Lethargic, tired

Lying down; inclination to lie down
Lying down; lying in bed
Lying down; lying on side; on painful side

Movement

Night
Night; after midnight

Numbness; internally; in single parts

Open air

Pain; burning externally
Pain; cutting; internally
Pain; jerking; internally
Pain; pressing; externally
Pain; pressing; internally
Pain; sore, bruised
Pain; sore, bruised; after sexual intercourse
Pain; sore, bruised; externally
Pain; sudden, sharp; internally
Pain; tearing; externally
Pain; tearing; internally
Pain; tearing; muscles
Pain; tearing; upward
Pain; twisting
Pain; ulcerative; externally
Pain; ulcerative; glands
Pain; ulcerative; internally

Paralysis; of organs

Periodic, recurring

Pressure

Pressure

Pulsation; internally

Pulse; abnormal
Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid
Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid; and small
Pulse; imperceptible
Pulse; small

Rising

Sensation of a hair

Sensitive; bed feels hard
Sensitive; excessive physical irritability
Sensitive; externally
Sensitive; internally
Sensitive; to pain

Stone-cutters

Straining of muscles and tendons, from lifting

Swelling; bones
Swelling; glands
Swelling; glands; inflammatory
Swelling; of affected parts

Symptoms after sexual intercourse
Symptoms after sexual intercourse; symptoms after sexual excesses

Symptoms from suppression of perspiration

Syphilis

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); after becoming cold
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); becoming cold; feet
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); becoming cold; head
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold air
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold feeling; lack of vital heat
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold in general
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold, wet weather
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); from becoming cold
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); having a cold part of body
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); tendency to catch cold
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); warm bed
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); warm heater

Touch

Touching cold things

Tumours; composed of fibres (fibroid)

Ulcers, at glands (see skin)

Uncovering
Uncovering; single part

Walking

Warm bed

Warm heater

Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); after emission
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); from diarrhoea
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness); nervous weakness

Weariness (see weakness)

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Sources
Entries on a white background are from Boericke's Materia Medica. Entries on a green background are from a reversed Kent's repertory, with some alterations to modernise the language. Uses are based on traditional homeopathic practice and have not been reviewed by the FDA.

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