Bovista

Puff-ball, Bovista Gigantea
Available in 2C-30C, 200C, 3X-30X, 200X, 1M-10M, CM from $6.50
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HPUS indication of Bovista: Acne
Bovista most popular Potencies
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Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Bovista may help, unprocessed Bovista may be best avoided.

Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Bovista in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.

  GENERAL - Bovista

General

Has a marked effect on the skin, producing eruption like eczema, also upon the circulation, predisposing to Hemorrhages; marked languor and lassitude. Adapted to stammering children, old maids with palpitation; and "tettery" patients. Stage of numbness and tingling in multiple neuritis. Asphyxia due to Carbo Veg Charcoal fumes.

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  MIND - Bovista

Mind

Enlarged sensation ( A N/A c">Arg)

N.) Awkward; Everything falls from hands

Sensitive.

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability

mood; alternating mood

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  HEAD - Bovista

Sensation As if head were enlarging, especially of occiput

Discharge from nose Stringy, tough

Expanded sensation (see swollen); enlarged sensation

Headache

Distensive headache; worse early morning, open air, lying

Dull, bruised pain in brain

Scalp

Stammering (Stramonium Stram.; Merc Viv Merc.) Scalp itches; worse, warmth; sensitive; must scratch until sore.

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  FACE - Bovista

Face

Scurf and crusts about nostrils and corners of mouth

Lips chapped

Bleeding of nose and gums

Cheeks and lips feel swollen

ACNE worse in summer; due to use of cosmetics.

Skin; out-breaks on skin; crusty, scabby; nose; inside and on nose

Swelling

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  NOSE - Bovista

Nose

Nose bleed

morning

Discharge from nose; crusts, scabs, inside

thick and sticky, tough

Pain; rawness; nostrils

Skin or lining of nose; powdery flaking skin nostrils (see discharges)

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  MOUTH - Bovista

Gums and teeth

Bleeding; gums

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  CHEST - Bovista

Chest

Oppressed feeling; during fever

Perspiration

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  SKIN - Bovista

Skin

Blunt instruments leave deep impression on the skin

Urticaria on excitement; with rheumatic lameness, palpitation and diarrhoea ( Dulcamara Dulc.) Itching on getting warm

Eczema, moist; formation of thick crusts

Pimples cover the entire body; scurvy; herpetic eruptions

Pruritis ani

Urticaria on waking in the morning, worse from bathing

Pellagra.

Pushed in easily from pressure

Itching

Out-breaks on skin; herpetic

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  ABDOMEN - Bovista

Abdomen

Stomach; Sensation as of a lump of ice

Intolerant of tight clothing around waist.

COLIC, with red urine; Relieved by eating

Must bend double

Pain around umbilicus

Stitches through perineum towards rectum and genitals.

Chronic diarrhoea of old people; worse at night and early morning.

Sensitive to clothing

Stomach; clothing disturbs

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  RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL - Bovista

Rectum

Diarrhoea; morning

in women; before period

in women; during period

Stool

Hard; first hard, then fluid

Thin, liquid; formed then thin afterwards

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  GENITALS ETC - Bovista

Urine

Sugar in urine

Female

Female; vaginal discharge; before period

vaginal discharge; after period

vaginal discharge; walking

Genitals

Voluptuous sensation

Metrorrhagia; Parovarian cysts.

Menses

Female; Diarrhoea before and during menses

Menses too early and too profuse; Worse at night

Leucorrhoea acrid, thick, tough, greenish, follows menses

Cannot bear tight clothing around waist (Lachesis Lach.) Traces of menses between menstruation

Soreness of pubes during menses

Female; period; night; only

period; copious

period; frequent

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  EXTREMITIES, LIMBS - Bovista

Extremities, limbs

Great weakness of all joints; clumsiness with her hands, drops things from hands

Weariness of hands and feet

Sweat in axillae; Onion smell

tip of coccyx itches intolerably

Moist eczema on back of hand

Itching of feet and legs

Oedema in joints after fracture.

Awkwardness

hands

drops things

fingers

Pain; during chill

tearing; elbow

Skin; itching; upper limbs

out-break on skin; upper limbs; herpes

out-break on skin; lower limbs; herpes

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  FEVER AND CHILL - Bovista

Fever and chill

Morning

With pain

In warmth; in warm room; not relieved in warm room, nor by a warm heater

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  GENERALITIES - Bovista

Generalities

In women; symptoms before period

symptoms during period