Calcarea PhosphoricaPhosphate Of Lime, Calcium phos, Calc-phos, Calc Phos, Schuessler Tissue Salt, Cell Salts, Tissue Salts, Biochemic Tissue / Cell Salt Number # 2 / Two, Calcium Phosphate
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Calcarea Phosphorica may help, unprocessed Calc phos may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Calc phos in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
One of the most important tissue remedies, and while it has many symptoms in common with Calc Carb Calcarea CARB., there are some differences and characteristic features of its own. It is especially indicated in tardy dentition and troubles incident to that period, bone disease, non-union of fractured bones, and the anaemias after acute diseases and chronic wasting diseases. Anaemic children who are peevish, flabby, have cold extremities and feeble digestion. It has a special affinity where bones form sutures or symphyses, and all its symptoms are worse from any change of weather. Numbness and crawling are characteristic sensations, and tendency to perspiration and glandular enlargement are symptoms it shares with the carbonate. Scrofulosis, chlorosis and phthisis.
WORSE, exposure to damp, cold weather, melting snow.
Better in summer; warm, dry atmosphere.
Compare: Calcarea Hypophosphorosa Calcar. Hypophosporosa (is to be preferred when it seems necessary to furnish the organism with liberal doses of Phosphorus Phosphorus in consequence of continued abscesses having reduced the vitality Give first and second decimal trit. Loss of appetite, rapid debility, night sweats; Acne pustulosa. - Pallor of skin, habitually Cold extremities. Phthisis - diarrhoea and cough; acute pains in chest. Mesenteric tuberculosis. Bleeding from lungs; angina pectoris; asthma; affection of arteries. Veins stand out like whipcords. Attacks of pain occurring two hours after meals (relieved by a cup of milk or light food). Cheiranthus Cheiri Cheiranthus (effects of cutting wisdom teeth). Calcarea renalis - Lapis Albus Lapis renalis - (arthritic nodosities. Riggs disease; lessens tendency to accumulation of tartar on teeth; gravel and renal calculi). Conchiolin. - Mater perlarum. - Mother of pearl (Osteitis. - Has a wide range of action in bone affections, especially when the growing ends are affected. Petechiae). Silicea Silica; Psorinum Psorin.; Sulphur Sulph.
Peevish, forgetful; after grief and vexation ( gnat.; Phosphorus Phos)
Ac) Always wants to go somewhere.
Aversions, dislikes; open air
Desires, wants; travel
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; unhappy; discontent, displeased, dissatisfied, etc.
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; dull, sluggish
impaired thinking; dull, sluggish; children
Insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety
Sighing (see respiration)
Fontanelles remain open too long
Cranial bones soft and thin
Coldness; back of head (occiput)
top of head (vertex)
Skull; fontanels apart (separate bones of skull)
Headache, Worse near the region of sutures, from change of weather, of school children about puberty
Headache, with abdominal flatulence
Pain, headache; from exertion; mental exertion
sides; extending to other parts; waist; pain follows sutures
Head hot, with smarting of roots of hair.
Diffused opacity in cornea following abscess.
Pain; as from something in eye
Skin; discoloration; iron deficiency anaemia (greenish-yellow discoloration)
Swollen tonsils; cannot open mouth without pain
Gums and teeth
Complaints during teething; teeth develop slowly; rapid decay of teeth
Teeth; teething; difficult
Pain; burning, raw and smarting; tongue; tip
tuberculosis; early stages
Suffocative cough; better lying down
Pain through lower left lung.
Neck and Back.
Rheumatic pain from draft of air, with stiffness and dullness of head
Soreness in sacroiliac symphysis, as if broken ( Aesculus Aesc)
Pain; neck; from a draft of air
Stiffness; neck; from draft of air
in cold weather; change to cold weather
Craving for bacon, ham, salted or smoked meats
At every attempt to eat, colicky pain in abdomen
Sunken and flabby
Colic, soreness and burning around navel.
Pain; in women; before period
in women; during period
Stomach; appetite; ravenous, excessive
pain; after eating
Great hunger with thirst, flatulence temporarily relieved by sour eructations
Stomach; Infant wants to nurse all the time and vomits easily
Easy vomiting in children.
Pain; with vomiting, blood and mucus in stool (intussusception); pain in region of liver
Haemorrhoids; protrude during stool
Skin and lining; fistula (additional hole)
Bleeding after hard stool
Diarrhoea from juicy fruits or cider; during dentition
Green, slimy, HOT, sputtering, undigested, With fetid flatus
Fistula in ano, alternating with chest symptoms.
Increased, with sensation of weakness
Pain in region of kidneys when lifting or blowing the nose.
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); discharge; gonorrhoea; chronic
discharge; white; chronic; in anaemic subjects
Female; vaginal discharge; after period
Nymphomania, with aching, pressing, or weakness in uterine region ( Platinum Metallicum Plat.) After prolonged nursing
Female; displacement of womb
pain; cutting; womb; extending to sacrum
polyp (growth inside); womb
If late, blood is dark; sometimes, first bright, then dark, with Violent backache
During lactation, with sexual excitement
Leucorrhoea, like White of egg
Child refuses breast; milk tastes salty
Prolapsus in debilitated persons.
Male; sexual passion; increased
Female; sexual intercourse; desire increased
Menses too early, excessive and bright in girls
period; painful; and difficult (dysmenorrhea)
pain; womb (see abdomen, pain); before period
pain; cramping; womb; before period
Stiffness and pain, With cold, numb feeling, worse any change of weather
Crawling and coldness
Buttocks, back and limbs asleep
Pains in joints and bones
Weary when going upstairs.
Coldness; upper limbs; hands
Cramps; calf; on walking
Diseased hip-joint (see pain in hip)
Movements and positions; trembling; hand
Pain; rheumatic; in cold weather
after exposure to cold
in cold weather
upper limbs; cold weather
upper limbs; rheumatic
sore, bruised; thigh; cold damp weather
stitching, sudden, sharp; buttocks
Swollen; elbow; ends of bones
Problems with walking, gait; late learning to walk
Sleep and dreams
Sleepiness, tiredness; morning
difficult to wake up; morning
Sleeplessness, insomnia; night; from before midnight
Waking; difficult to wake up; morning
Aversion to open air
as from iron deficiency - greenish yellow skin
Bones; slow repair of broken bones
Eating and food; after eating
Emaciated (extremely thin); children (marasmus)
In women; symptoms before period
symptoms at beginning of period
Polyp (growth on mucus lining)
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); cold feeling; lack of vital heat
cold in general
after becoming cold
tendency to catch cold
cold, wet weather
Weariness (see weakness)