Solanum NigrumBlack Nightshade
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 (i.e. symptoms) of Solanum Nigrum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Compare: Belladonna Bell.; Solanum carolinense - Horse-nettle - (convulsions and epilepsy, twenty to forty-drop doses; is of great value in grand mal of idiopathic type, where the disease has begun beyond age of childhood; hysteroepilepsy, also in whooping-cough); Solan. mammosum - Solanum Mammosum Apple Of Sodom - (pain in left hip-joint); Solan. Oleraceum N/A (swelling of mammary gland, with profuse secretion of milk); Solan. Tuberosum N/A (cramps in calves and contraction of fingers; spitting through closed teeth); Solan. vesicarium (recommended in facial paralysis); Solaninum aceticum (threatening paralysis of the lungs in the course of bronchitis in the aged and children must cough a long time before able to raise expectoration; Solan. pseudo Capsicum Annuum Caps ( Acute pains, in lower abdomen); Solan. tuberos. aegrotans - Diseased Potato N/A - (prolapse of the rectum, patulous anus; offensive breath and odor of body; tumors of rectum look like decayed potato; dreams of pools of blood); Solanum tuberosum - Potato Berries N/A - (cramps in the calves of the legs and fingers).⥄ Show reverse lookup of relationships
Aversions, dislikes; aversion to mental work
Behaviour; attempts to escape
makes gestures; of hands; grasping or reaching at something
chewing and swallowing
makes gestures; picks at bedclothes
Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; hears sounds; voices
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; laughing; sardonic
rage, fury (see insanity, mania, delirium)
weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting)
Insecure, uncertain, scared; frightened easily; starting, startled
Memory; weakness of memory; for mental labour (compare daze)
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▲ VERTIGO, DIZZINESS
Vertigo; terrible headache and complete cessation of the mental faculties
On physical exertion
Perception of objects distorted; seem to turn in a circle
Swaying; toward left
toward left; walking in open air
Spinning; as if bed spinning
Congestion (see pulsation); fullness; during vertigo, dizziness≡ show all authors ...
Brain; brain feels loose
Congestion (see pulsation); fullness
with redness of face
Expanded sensation (see swollen)
Movements in head
by moving the head
on movement of head
Heaviness (see pain; pressing)
pressing); morning; on waking
pressing); on waking
evening; 8 p.m.
air; open (see walking in open air)
eyes and vision (affecting or affected by); from light in general
from certain movements; movement in general
from certain movements; on moving head
from certain movements; shaking head
from certain movements; from stooping
pain in small spot
walking; false step
walking; in open air
morning; on waking
evening; 8 p.m.
above eyes; morning
above eyes; morning; in bed
above eyes; when looking at bright objects
above eyes; during movement
above eyes; when stooping
above eyes; on waking
top of head (vertex)
forehead and top of head (vertex)
as from blows to the head
forehead; morning on waking
as if brain would burst out
pressing (see bursting, pulling); forehead
pressing (see bursting, pulling); temples; inwards
pressing (see bursting, pulling); temples; extending to other parts; across forehead
shooting (see cutting, piercing, stabbing, shocks, stitches, etc.); forehead; over eyes; right; 4 p.m.
shooting (see cutting, piercing, stabbing, shocks, stitches, etc.); forehead; over eyes; right; extending back of head (occiput)
sore bruised, sensitive to pressure
forehead; morning; on waking
forehead; as after violent blow
stitching, sudden, sharp; temples≡ show all authors ...
Pain over both eyes
Alternate dilatation and contraction of pupils; weak sight; floating spots.
Lids; eyes open; eyes permanently open
Pain; corner; inner
burning, smarting, gnawing, biting
margins of lids
as from something in eye; like sand in eye
stitching, sudden, sharp; corner; inner
Intolerance of light (photophobia)
alternately contracted and dilated in the same light
insensitive to light
Colours and shapes in front of eyes; colours; black; objects
colours; black; points
colours; black; while reading
colours; black; rings, circles
colours; black; spots; floating (aka muscae volitantes or spiders)
colours; black; stripes
colours; white; spots
colours; white; stripes
Lost vision, blindness
Weak (see eyes, weak)
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Bloated (see swelling, congestion)
Heat; late morning; 11 a.m.
afternoon; 3 p.m.
Motions of jaw; chewing motion of the jaw (see grinding teeth)
Pain; jaw; lower jaw; extending to ear
Abnormal grin from contraction of facial muscles
Skin; discoloration; red
discoloration; red; late morning; 11 a.m.
out-breaks on skin; pimples; forehead
Swelling≡ show all authors ...
Acute coryza; Profuse, watery discharge from right nostril; left stopped up, with chilly sensation, alternating with heat.≡ show all authors ...
Mucus; larynx; blood-streaked
as from a splinter
sudden, sharp; extending to ear
Tickling in the air passages; larynx
External throat; pulsation; artery≡ show all authors ...
Pain; region of heart
Constrictive feeling in chest, with difficult breathing; cough with tickling in throat
Expectoration Thick, yellow
Pain in LEFT chest, sore to touch.≡ show all authors ...
Out-breaks on skin; discharging, moist
discharging, moist; thin
discharging, moist; yellow≡ show all authors ...
▲ BACK AND NECK
Back and neck
Pain; sore, bruised, beaten
sore, bruised, beaten; neck
while walking; in open air
dorsal (shoulder level); shoulder blades; between≡ show all authors ...
cutting; navel; around navel
Stomach; heartburn; afternoon
heartburn; evening; after going to bed
pain; extending to other parts; heart
pain; extending to other parts; left shoulder
pain; burning; after breakfast
pain; burning; after burping, belching
pain; burning; after stool
pain; burning; extending to other parts; upward
bending backward; double
thirst; for large quantities
heartburn; after dinner
nausea; before sleep
vomiting; green; blackish
vomiting; water≡ show all authors ...
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
Contraction of muscles and tendons; hand
Heaviness; upper limbs
Movements and positions; trembling; lower limbs
morning; on waking
upper limbs; wandering
knee; extending to other parts; to hip
pulling; upper limbs
shooting (see stitching, sudden, sharp); upper limbs
shooting (see stitching, sudden, sharp); wrist
leg; while walking
stitching, sudden, sharp; upper limbs
stitching, sudden, sharp; wrist
stitching, sudden, sharp; hip
tearing; foot; back of foot
Skin; discoloration; hand; black
discoloration; hand; black; spots
discoloration; fingers; tips; black
discoloration; foot; blackness
discoloration; toes; blackness
itching; like insects crawling on skin; leg; calf
itching; upper limbs
out-break on skin; blisters; containing fluid
out-break on skin; weeping
out-break on skin; upper limbs; weeping; yellow water
out-break on skin; upper limbs; blisters
out-break on skin; hand; back of hand; blisters
discharging acid fluid
discharging yellowish fluid
out-break on skin; hand; between index finger and thumb; blisters
discharging; acid fluid
discharging; yellowish fluid
Swollen; upper limbs
Weakness; thigh≡ show all authors ...
▲ FEVER AND CHILL
Fever and chill
Alternation of coldness and heat
Scarlet fever; eruption in spots, large and vivid.
Afternoon; 2 p.m.
Evening; 8 p.m.
Alternating with chills
Localised; cerebro-spinal fever≡ show all authors ...
Sleep and dreams
Disturbed; by dreams
Dreams; animals, insects, beasts; snakes
Position; on back
Sleepiness, tiredness; late morning
with tetanus rigidity
Pain; sore, bruised
Relaxation of muscles
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold air
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)
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