Lithium CarbonicumCarbonate Of Lithium, Lithium Carb
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Lithium Carbonicum may help, unprocessed Lithium Carbonicum may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Lithium Carbonicum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Chronic Rheumatism connected with heart lesions and asthenopia offer a field for this remedy. Rheumatic nodes. Uric acid diathesis. Whole body is SORE. Gout and tophi.
WORSE, in morning, right side.
BETTER, rising and moving about.
Compare: Lycopodium Lyc.; Ammonium Phosphoricum Ammon. Phos.; Benzoic Acid. Benz-ac.; Calc Carb Calc.; Lithium Chlorinum Chlor ( symptoms of cinchonism, viz.: DIZZY head, full, Blurring of vision. Ringing in ears; marked tremors; General weakness; marked muscular and general prostration; no gastro-intestinal effects. Nose sore, heartburn, pain in teeth). Lithium lacticum (rheumatism of shoulder, and small joints relieved by moving about; worse, resting). Lithium benzoicum (deep-seated pains in loins; in small of back; uneasiness in bladder. Cystic irritation. Gallstones. Frequent desire. Diminishing uric acid deposit). Lithium Bromatum N/A (cerebral congestion, threatened apoplexy, insomnia and epilepsy).
Tension, as if bound; better, sitting and going out
Trembling and throbbing
Both cheeks covered with dry, bran-like scales.
Headache ceases while eating
Pain in heart; extends to head
Half vision; invisible right half
Pain over eyes
Eyes pain after reading.
Sees only halves of objects (hemiopia); right half lost
Heart; Rheumatic soreness in cardiac region
Sudden shock in heart
Throbbing, dull stitch in cardiac region
Pains in heart before menses, and associated with pains in bladder, and before urinating; better, after
Trembling and fluttering in heart, extending to back.
Soreness of bladder; pain in right kidney and ureter
Turbid urine with mucus, scanty and dark, acrid; sandy deposits.
hypertrophy of heart
heart; bending forward
Constriction of chest
Violent cough when lying down
Air feels cold when inspired
Pain in mammary glands, Which extend into the arms and fingers.
Scabby, tettery eruption on hands, head, and cheeks, preceded by red, raw skin
Dull stitch, ending in itching
BARBER’S ITCH (use high)
Rough rash all over body, much loose epithelium, tough, dry, itchy skin.
Turbid urine, with mucus and red deposit
Pain in region of right kidney
Free and colorless
While urinating, pressure in heart
Cystitis, subacute and chronic.
Sediment; kidney stones
Paralytic stiffness all over
Itching about joints
Rheumatic pains throughout shoulder-joint, arm, and fingers and small joints generally
Pain in hollow of foot, extending to knee
Swelling and tenderness of finger and toe joints; better, hot water
Nodular swellings in joints
Ankles pain when walking.