Viola OdorataViol Odor, Violet
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 Viola Odorata in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Has a specific action on the ear. Affects especially dark-haired patients; supra-orbital and orbital regions; rheumatism in upper parts of the body when on the right side. Worm affections in children (Teuc). Locally, for pain due to uterine fibroids. Also against snake-bites, bee-stings. Tension extends to upper half of face and ears.
First to sixth potency.
Compare: Ulmus (formication in feet, numb, creeping pain in legs and feet; rheumatic pains above wrists; numbness, tingling, and full soreness where gastrocnemius gives off its tendon); Chenopodium (ears; serous or bloody effusion in the labyrinth; chronic otitis media; progressive deafness to the voice, but sensitive to sounds of passing vehicles and other sounds; buzzing; absent or deficient bone conduction; a consciousness of the ear; hearing better for shrill, high-pitched sounds than for low ones); Aur; Puls; Sep; Ign; Cina; Cauloph (in rheumatism of small joints).
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; weeping, crying, tearful mood (lamenting); during the chill
Uncooperative; refuses to eat≡ more ...
Burning of the forehead
Vertigo; everything in head seems to whirl around
Heaviness of head, with sensation of weakness in muscles of nape of neck
Scalp tense; must knit the brows
Tendency to pain immediately above eyebrows
Throbbing under eye and temple
Headache across the forehead
Acts upon frontal sinuses
Hysterical attacks in tuberculous patients.≡ more ...
Heaviness of lids
Eyeball feels compressed
Flames before eyes
Illusions of vision; fiery, serpentine circles.≡ more ...
Shooting in ears
Aversion to music
Roaring and tickling
Deep stitches beneath ears
Ear affections with pain in eyeballs.≡ more ...
Torpor in the end of nose, as from a blow
Dry, short, spasmodic cough and dyspna; worse in daytime
Oppression of chest
Pertussis, with hoarseness
Dyspna during pregnancy
Difficult breathing, anxiety and palpitation, with hysteria.≡ more ...
Rheumatism of the deltoid muscle
Trembling of limbs
Pressing pain in right carpal and metacarpal joints ( Ulmus).
Pain; wrist; right≡ more ...
Uses are based on traditional homeopathic practice and have not been reviewed by the FDA.