Alumina - Back symptomsOxide of Aluminum, Argilla, Aluminium Oxydatum, Aluminum
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Alumina may help, unprocessed Alumina may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Alumina in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
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Burning in the spine; much pain in the back. Burning and stitching pains in the back. He expresses it as follows
"Pain in the back, as if a hot iron was thrust through lower vertebrae."
In myelitis this medicine does wonderful work when there is a considerable amount of spasmodic condition of the back as well, showing that the membranes are involved.
Another thing that belongs to Alumina that is a well known state in myelitis is the hoop sensation; sensation of bandages here and there about the limbs and body is a common symptom.
A sensation of a tight cord around the body characteristic of the most marked state of irritation and myelitis. Irritation of the spinal cord with sensitive places.
Burning places as if a hot iron were forced into the spine. Pain along the cord, rending, tearing pains in the cord with paralytic weakness, increasing paralysis and complete paralysis; paralysis of one side of the body.≡ more ...