Gelsemium Sempervirens - Head symptoms

Yellow Jasmine, Gelsemium Sempiverens, Gels, Gelsemium

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HPUS indication of Gelsemium Sempervirens: Lethargy

Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Gelsemium Sempervirens may help, unprocessed Gelsemium Sempervirens may be best avoided.

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

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DULL, heavy ache, with heaviness of eyelids; bruised sensation; better, compression and lying with head high

Delirious on falling asleep

Wants to have head raised on pillow.

Cerebral haemorrhage





back of head (occiput)

as if frozen

Congestion (see pulsation)

during convulsions



strong flow of urine


before period

during period

from suppressed period

from exposure to sun

from uremic poison (kidney malfunction results in retaining poisons normally excreted)

back of head (occiput)

Constriction, tension (see also pulling, pressing)

like band or hoop

during period

as if by string


as if too narrow

Dragging sensation

sitting and leaning against high pillow

extending to shoulders

Pulled; backward


Expanded sensation (see swollen); enlarged sensation


during chill

with coldness of body

with coldness of feet


Movements in head; waving sensation

waving sensation; back of head (occiput)

Movements of head; falling (see heaviness); unable to hold up head

falling (see heaviness); forward

Sensation of numbness; back of head (occiput)


before period


forehead; during movement

forehead; over eyes

back of head (occiput)

on rising

at sides; on rising


on movement

Sensitive; brain

during period

to stepping

sensitive to draft of air

Swollen, and feeling swollen


Heaviness of head; Band-feeling around and Occipital headache

Pain in temple, extending into ear and wing of nose, chin

Headache, with muscular soreness of neck and shoulders

Headache preceded by blindness; better, profuse urination

Coldness; with pain

Expanded sensation (see swollen); enlarged sensation; with headache

Heaviness (see pain; pressing)

pressing); afternoon

pressing); shaking head

pressing); smoking

pressing); profuse urination

pressing); forehead

pressing); back of head (occiput)

Pain, headache

late morning; 10 a.m.


evening; 6 p.m.

evening; 9 p.m.

night; on waking

alternating with other symptoms; pain elsewhere; abdomen

alternating with other symptoms; pain elsewhere; pelvis

affected by certain foods and drinks (improved, brought on or aggravated); while eating

affected by certain foods and drinks (improved, brought on or aggravated); after eating

affected by certain foods and drinks (improved, brought on or aggravated); from spirits

affected by certain foods and drinks (improved, brought on or aggravated); from wine

with catarrh

eyes and vision (affecting or affected by); blinding

eyes and vision (affecting or affected by); on moving eyes

eyes and vision (affecting or affected by); from straining eyes

eyes and vision (affecting or affected by); from light in general

from cold (including cold parts); from cold air; from draft of cold air


with running or blocked nose

from emotions


from exertion; mental exertion

with stomach complaints

with high or low temperature; headache during the chill

hysterical headache


from any jar (see sensitive, coughing, laughing, stepping, riding)

while leaning against something

must lie down

while lying down

lies with head high

lying down

maddening; pains

in women; before period

in women; during period

certain movements; on moving head

certain movements; bending head backward

certain movements; shaking head

certain movements; rising (see morning, noon, night, etc., on rising, also movement; raising head); from lying

from certain movements; movement in general

from certain movements; on moving head

from certain movements; from stooping

from certain movements; turning head

from noises


with other pains; pain in neck

with other pains; pain in nape of neck

recurring headache; every day; at same hour

recurring headache; every seven days


sitting; sitting straight


after sleep

sleep; after sleep

sudden pain or sudden increase of pain; pain comes on suddenly

when swallowing

while talking

from smoking tobacco

from touch

urination; profuse

violent pains


walking; on walking up steps or hill

walking; while walking

from warmth; from exposure to sun


hot applications

from getting wet; from wetting feet

from wrapping up head

wrapping up head

in forehead

morning; on waking

late morning

late morning; 10 a.m.


while lying down

during period

on movement; movement of the eyes

on movement; when turning head


from stooping

above eyes

above eyes; above right

back of head (occiput)


morning; on rising

late morning

late morning; 11 a.m.

afternoon; 4 p.m.


bandaging the head

after breakfast

after eating

after exertion


hot applications


while lying down

lying down; with head high

mental labour

certain movements

certain movements; of head


comes on suddenly



after rising

shaking head

while sitting

after sleep


heat of sun



strong flow of urine

wrapping up warm


from writing

extending to other parts; eyes

extending to other parts; forehead

extending to other parts; to head

extending to other parts; shoulders

extending to other parts; upward

forehead and back of head (occiput)

sides; one side

sides; right

sides; morning

on rising

sides; at breakfast

sides; while writing




while lying


extending to other parts; to ear

extending to other parts; to eye

nd forehead

top of head (vertex)

while sitting

from writing

extending to other parts; back of head (occiput)

boring, digging, screwing; back of head (occiput)

burning; back of head (occiput)

covering head

bursting; forehead

morning; 10 a.m.

while lying

bursting; back of head (occiput)

extending over head, beginning in upper neck region, causing bursting pain in forehead and eyeballs while lying, nausea, cold sweat and cold feet. worse at 10 a.m.


from study and exertion, after shivering fit


lying with head high

back of head (occiput)

back of head (occiput); extending to other parts; upper neck region and shoulders, relieved resting head high on pillow, with eyes half closed; sleepy

dull pain; back of head (occiput)

dull pain; top of head (vertex)

pressing (see bursting, pulling)

morning; on waking


as if by band

during period

as if brain bound up


forehead; morning; on waking

forehead; as if forehead too narrow

forehead; on waking

back of head (occiput)

back of head (occiput); outward

top of head (vertex)

top of head (vertex); extending to other parts; shoulder

shooting (see cutting, piercing, stabbing, shocks, stitches, etc.)

forehead; inward


sore bruised, sensitive to pressure

during period

smarting; forehead

in brain


forehead; above eyes

back of head (occiput)

stitching, sudden, sharp

during the heat


forehead; middle of

forehead; middle of; noon

forehead; middle of; afternoon

forehead; middle of; when stooping

back of head (occiput)


Scalp sore to touch

Skin and scalp; perspiration; forehead; cold

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