Drosera RotundifoliaSundew, Drosera
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Drosera Rotundifolia may help, unprocessed Drosera Rotundifolia may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Drosera Rotundifolia in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Affects markedly the respiratory organs and was pointed out by Hahnemann as the principal remedy for whooping-cough. Drosera Rotundifolia can break down resistance to tubercle and should therefore be capable of raising it (Dr. Tyler). Laryngeal phthisis is benefited by it. Phthisis pulmonum; vomiting of food from coughing with gastric irritation and profuse expectoration. Pains about hip-joint. Tubercular glands.
First to twelfth attenuation.
WORSE, after midnight, lying down, on getting warm in bed, drinking, singing, laughing.
Compare; Fluoroform (2 percent. watery solution, 2-4 drops, after paroxysms, considered specific for whooping-cough.) OUABAIN from leaves of Carissa schimperi - arrow poison ( Respiratory spasm - Whooping cough is cut short in first stage and reduced in frequency of attacks and hastens convalescence.) Chelidonium Majus Chelid.; Corallium Rubrum Coral.; Cuprum Metallicum Cupr.; Castanea Vesca Castanea; Argent N/A .; Menyanthes Menyanth.
Antidote: Camphora Camph.
Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; paranoia; that is persecuted
Vertigo when walking in open air, with inclination to fall to the LEFT side
Coldness of left half of face, with stinging pains and dry heat of Right half.
Pain, headache; in forehead
Pain; burning (see heat); corner of mouth
Skin; discoloration; bluish; during cough
Choking, constricting; larynx; during cough (see cough choking)
Sensation of something in throat; as from dust
larynx; while talking
trachea (wind pipe)
Pain; sore; larynx
sore; larynx; on swallowing
Tickling in the air passages; warm room
Inflammation; bronchial tubes (bronchitis)
Oppressed feeling; when coughing
Pain; during a cough
sore, bruised; from coughing
sore, bruised; holds chest with hands during cough
stitching, sudden, sharp; coughing
stitching, sudden, sharp; pressure
stitching, sudden, sharp; sneezing
Accelerated; during cough
Difficult (dyspnea); with cough
Night; after midnight
Cough from deep down
Drinking; after drinking
Dry cough; night
Hacking cough; from tickling in larynx
night; after midnight
Holds self during cough; must hold chest with both hands, while coughing
Sensations in throat and air passages (either from coughing, or causing coughing); dryness from coughing; throat at back of mouth
as from dust
from irritation in air passages; in larynx
from irritation in air passages; in wind pipe
scraping; throat at back of mouth
scraping; from larynx
While lying down; evening
as soon as head touches pillow
With measles; after measles
Comes on suddenly
night; after midnight
attacks follow one another quickly
larynx; while lying
Aversion to and bad effects from acids.
Spasmodic, dry irritative cough, like whooping-cough, the Paroxysms following each other very rapidly; can scarcely breathe; chokes
Cough very deep and hoarse; worse, after midnight; yellow expectoration, With bleeding from nose and mouth; Retching
deep, hoarse voice; hoarseness; laryngitis
Rough, scraping sensation deep in the fauces and soft palate
Sensation as if crumbs were in the throat, of feather in larynx
Laryngeal phthisis, with rapid emaciation
Harassing and titillating cough in children - not at all through the day, but commences as soon as the head touches the pillow at night
Clergyman’s sore throat, with rough, scraping, dry sensation deep in the fauces; voice hoarse, deep, toneless, cracked, requires exertion to speak
Asthma when talking, with contraction of the throat at every word uttered.
Pain; during cough
Stomach; pain; sore, bruised, beaten (tenderness); on coughing
retching; with cough
thirst; after chill
vomiting; on coughing
Paralytic pains in the coxofemoral joint and thighs
Stiffness in joints of feet
All limbs feel lame
Bed feels too hard.
Coldness; lower limbs; foot
Cramps; hand; grasping
Movements and positions; twitching; shoulder; when resting
Fever and chill
Internal chilliness; shivering, with hot face, cold hands, no thirst
Is always too cold, even in bed.
Sides, one-sided; left
Night; after midnight
Lying down; lying down
Pain; cutting; externally
as if scraped
Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); warmth; warm bed
Warmth; warm bed