Clematis ErectaVirgin's Bower, Clemetis Erecta, Clematis Virginiana, Clematis
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Clematis Erecta may help, unprocessed Clematis Erecta may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Clematis Erecta in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Scrofulous, rheumatic, gonorrhoeal, and syphilitic patients. Acts especially on skin, GLANDS and genito-urinary organs, especially testicles. A remedy of much importance in disturbances of sleep, and neuralgic PAINS in various parts. Many of these pains are relieved by perspiration. Muscles relaxed or twitching. Great emaciation. Great sleepiness. Distant pulsation in whole body.
BETTER, in open air. WORSE, at night, and warmth of bed (washing in cold water; new moon - (monthly worse).
Compare: Clematis vitalba (varicose and other ulcers); Silicea Sil.; Staphysagria Staph.; Petroleum Petrol.; Oleander Oleand.; Sarsaparilla Sarsap.; Cantharis Canth.; Acid Phos Phos-ac.; Pulsatilla Pulsat.
Confused feeling; better in open air
Boring pain in temples
Eruption on occiput at base of hair, moist, pustular sensitive, itching.
Skin and scalp; out-break on skin; crusts, scabs
Heat in eyes and Sensitive to air; must close them
Chronic blepharitis, with sore and swollen meibomian glands
Iritis, great Sensitiveness to cold
Flickering before eyes
Pustular conjunctivitis, with tinea capitis; eyes inflamed and protruding.
Lids; stuck together; morning
Discharges of mucus or pus; acrid smelling (strong and sharp); watery
Inflammation; wounds; conjunctiva (external lining of eye); oozing pus (including cornea)
wounds; lids; edges
Ulceration; lids; margins
White blisters on face and nose, as if burned by sun
Swelling of submaxillary glands, with hard tubercles; throbbing, aggravated on being touched
Pain in right side of face to eye, ear and temple; better, holding cold water in mouth.
Skin; discoloration; pale
Gums and teeth
Teeth; Ache; worse, at night and from tobacco
Teeth feel too long.
Teeth; pain; left
Red, burning, vesicular, scaly, scabby
Itches terribly; worse, washing in cold water; worse face and hands and Scalp around occiput
glands hot, painful, Swollen; worse inguinal glands
Glandular induration and tumors of breast
washing in cold water
Out-breaks on skin; herpetic
rash (see granular); scaly
Stomach; After eating, weakness in all limbs and pulsation in arteries.
Pain; groin region; glands
Swelling; groin region; right
groin region; glands
Bladder; pain; on beginning to urinate
urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); sudden; must hasten to urinate, or urine will escape
urination; dribbling (by drops)
involuntary; after urinating
urination; feeble stream (slow)
urination; incomplete (see unsatisfactory)
urination; interrupted (intermittent)
urination; involuntary, incontinence; after urinating (see dribbling)
urination; thin stream
Kidneys; pain; pulling
Sediment; containing pus (see bladder, catarrh and inflammation)
Violent erections with stitches in urethra
Tingling in urethra lasting some time after urinating
Urethra feels constricted
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); pain; burning; during urination
Testicles indurated with bruised feeling
Swelling of scrotum ( Orchitis.) Right half only
Testicles hang heavy or retracted, with pain along spermatic cord; worse, right side.
Male; inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation); testes
from suppressed gonorrhoea
warmth of bed
pain; sore; testes
swelling; scrotum; sides of
testes and scrotum (balls); relaxed, scrotum
Troubles from suppressed gonorrhoea
Frequent, scanty urination; burning at orifice
Urine emitted drop by drop
Inability to pass all the urine; dribbling after urinating
Pain worse at night, pain along the spermatic cord
Male; pain; sore; spermatic cords
swelling; spermatic cords; right
thickening; spermatic cords
Dread of bathing
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation)
indurated (hard from inflammation); glands
Symptoms not symmetrical; left
From getting wet; wet applications