Stannum MetallicumTin, Stan
Below are the strongest indications of Stannum Metallicum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Chief action is centered upon the nervous system and respiratory organs. Debility is very marked when Stannum is the remedy, especially the debility of chronic bronchial and pulmonary conditions, characterized by profuse muco-purulent discharges upon tuberculosis basis. Talking causes a very weak feeling in the throat and chest. pains that come and go gradually, call unmistakably for Stannum. Paralytic weakness; spasms; paralysis.
Third to thirtieth potency.≡ show all authors ...
WORSE, using voice (i.e., laughing, talking, singing), lying on right side, warm drinks.
BETTER, coughing or expectorating, hard pressure.≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Stann. Iod. 3X ( Valuable in chronic chest diseases characterized by plastic tissue changes. Persistent inclination to cough, excited by tickling dry spot in the throat, apparently at root of tongue. Dryness of throat. Trachial and bronchial irritation of smokers. Pulmonary symptoms; cough, loud, hollow, ending with expectoration ( Phellandrium.) State of purulent infiltration. Wood for the trees phthisis sometimes when Stannum Metallicum. Iod. has not taken effect, an additional dose of Iodine in milk caused the drug to have its usual beneficial effect ( Stonham.) Compare: Caust.; Calc.; Sil.; Tuberc.; Bacil.; Helon. Myrtus chekan (chronic bronchitis, cough of phthisis, emphysema, with gastric catarrhal complications and thick, yellow difficult sputum. Old persons with weakened power of expectoration.)
Dread of seeing people.
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; unhappy; sadness, mental depression
unhappy; sadness, mental depression; before period≡ more ...
Aching in temples and forehead
Obstinate acute coryza and influenza with cough
Pain worse motion; Gradually increasing and decreasing as if constricted by a band; forehead feels pressed inwards
Jarring of walking resounds painfully in head
Drawing pains in malar bones and orbits
Ulceration of ring hole in lobe of ear.
Pain, headache; increasing gradually; and decreasing gradually
pressing (see bursting, pulling); forehead; inward
pressing (see bursting, pulling); temples; increasing and decreasing gradually
pressing (see bursting, pulling); temples; inwards
pressing (see bursting, pulling); top of head (vertex)
increasing and decreasing slowly≡ more ...
difficult; from weakness (see voice); of throat
Taste; bitter; everything except water
offensive≡ more ...
Much adhesive mucus, difficult to detach; efforts to detach cause nausea
Throat dry and stings.
Irritation; trachea (wind pipe)
Mucus; trachea (wind pipe)
trachea (wind pipe); late morning
Pain; rawness; when swallowing
rawness; trachea (wind pipe, see chest)
sore; extending to chest
sore; air passages
sore; trachea (wind pipe); on coughing
sudden, sharp; trachea (wind pipe)
Tickling in the air passages; in trachea (wind pipe)
larynx; short hacking cough and loss of voice
External throat; perspiration≡ more ...
Sensation of emptiness
Inflammation; bronchial tubes (bronchitis)
Lungs; haemorrhage (see expectoration)
full of mucus
during a cough
stitching, sudden, sharp; sides; left
when singing; on beginning to sing
when talking≡ more ...
Night; before midnight
Cough from deep down
Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); from irritation in air passages; in wind pipe
While lying down; on right side
Movement; of chest
From mucus; in chest
sensation of mucus
Comes on suddenly
Violent≡ more ...
Bloody, spitting of blood (see chest haemorrhage)
Noticeable smell; offensive smell
Noticeable taste; sweetish
Tough≡ more ...
Hoarse; mucus expelled by forcible cough
Violent, dry cough in evening until midnight
Cough excited by Laughing, singing, talking; worse lying on right side
During day, with Copious green, sweetish, expectoration
Chest feels sore
Chest feels weak; can hardly talk
Influenzal cough from noon to midnight with scanty expectoration
Respiration short, oppressive; stitches in left side when breathing and lying on same side
Deep; deep breathing relieves other symptoms
from weakness of respiratory organs≡ more ...
Smell of cooking causes vomiting
Pain better pressure, but sore to touch
Sensation of Emptiness in stomach.
Cramp-like colic around navel, with a feeling of emptiness
Colic relieved by hard pressure.
Stomach; nausea; in throat
pain; from coughing
pain; gnawing, biting
pain; sore, bruised, beaten (tenderness); on coughing
tension≡ more ...
Female; Bearing-down sensation
Prolapsus, with Weak, sinking feeling in stomach ( Sep.) Menses early and profuse
Pain in vagina, upward and back to spine
Leucorrhoea, with great debility.
Female; vaginal discharge
vaginal discharge; copious
pain; bearing down; womb, and region of womb (see labour-like pains, also pains in abdomen)≡ more ...
Paralytic weakness; drops things
Limbs suddenly Give out when attempting to sit down
Dizziness and weakness When descending
Spasmodic twitching of muscles of forearm and hand
Fingers jerk when holding Pen
Cramps; fingers; while writing
Movements and positions; trembling; hand
Pain; lower limbs
burning; hand; palm
pressing; upper arm
Weakness; upper limbs≡ more ...
Sleep and dreams
Sleeps with one leg drawn up, the other stretched out.
Sleeplessness, insomnia≡ more ...
Fever and chill
Heat in evening; Exhausting night-sweats, especially towards morning
Perspiration, principally on forehead and nape of neck; debilitating; smelling musty, or offensive.
At certain time of day or night; from 10 a.m.
Perspiration with heat
Stages of chill, heat and sweat; heat followed by chill≡ more ...
Sensation as if about to perspire, but no moisture appears≡ more ...
Night; before midnight
Emaciated (extremely thin)
Lying down; lying on side
Pain; appear gradually; and disappear gradually
sore, bruised; internally
sudden, sharp; outward
tearing; muscles; pressing in muscles
Pulse; frequent, accelerated, elevated, exalted, fast, innumerable, rapid
Symptoms not symmetrical; left
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)
trembling≡ more ...