Verbascum ThapsusMullein, Verbascum Thapsiforme, Verbascum
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 Verbascum Thapsus in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Has a pronounced action on the inferior maxillary branch of the fifth pair of the cranial nerves; on the ear; and respiratory tract and bladder. Catarrhs, and colds, With periodical prosopalgia. Quiets nervous, and bronchial, and urinary irritation, and cough.
Verbascum Thapsus OIL, (locally, for earache and dry, scaly condition of meatus. Also for teasing cough at night or lying down. Internally, tincture and lower potencies. Enuresis, five-drop doses night and morning.)≡ show all authors ...
WORSE, change of temperature, talking, sneezing, biting hard (inferior dental nerve); from 9 A.M. to 4 P.m.≡ show all authors ...
Otalgia, with a sense of obstruction
Dry, scaly condition of meatus (use locally).
like leaf or cloth over ear≡ more ...
Neuralgia affecting zygoma, temporomaxillary joint, and ear (Menyanthes Menyanth.), particularly of left side, with lachrymation, coryza, and sensation As if parts were crushed with tongs
Talking, sneezing, and change of temperature aggravate the pains; also, pressing teeth together
Pains seem to come in flashes, excited by least movement, occurring periodically at same hour in morning and afternoon each day.
cheek bones≡ more ...
HOARSE; voice deep, harsh; sounds like a trumpet; "basso profundo." Cough; worse at night
Soreness in pharynx, cough during sleep.
Increase with pressure in bladder.≡ more ...
Pain, headache; sides; one side
sore bruised, sensitive to pressure; temples≡ more ...
Many movements a day, with twisting about navel
Hemorrhoids, with obstructed, hardened stool
Inflamed and painful piles.
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Cramp-like pain in soles, right foot, and knee
Lower extremities feel heavy
Thumb feels numb
Neuralgic pain in left ankle
Stiffness and Soreness of joints of lower extremities.≡ more ...
Change of temperature
Symptoms not symmetrical; symptoms on one side
Tension; externally≡ more ...