Manganum Metallicum

Manganese Acetate, Manganum

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HPUS indication of Manganum Metallicum: Boils
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Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Manganum Metallicum may help, unprocessed Manganum Metallicum may be best avoided.

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

  GENERAL - Manganum Metallicum


Manganum Metallicum causes anaemia with destruction of the red corpuscles. Jaundice, nephritis with albuminuria. Fatty degeneration of liver. Paralysis agitans. Cellulitis, subacute stage, promotes suppuration and hastens regeneration.

Symptoms of chronic poisoning, according to Professor Von Jaksch, were involuntary laughter and involuntary weeping and walking backwards. Strongly exaggerated reflexes and physical disturbances, evidenced by men making fun of each other’s gait. Paraplegia progressive; wasting, feeble and staggering gait.

Inflammation of bones or joints, with nightly digging pains. Asthmatic persons who cannot lie on a feather pillow. Syphilitic and chlorotic patients with general anaemia and paralytic symptoms often are benefited by Manganum Metallicum. Gout. Chronic arthritis. For speakers and singers. Great accumulation of mucus. Growing pains and weak ankles. General soreness and aching; every part of the body feels sore when touched; early tuberculosis.

  MODALITIES ETC - Manganum Metallicum


WORSE, cold wet weather, change of weather.


BETTER, lying down (cough).

  RELATIONSHIPS - Manganum Metallicum


Compare: Colloidal manganese (Boils and other staphylococcal infections); Mangan, mur ( painful ankles, bone-pains); Mangan oxydat ( pain in tibia, dysmenorrhoea, colic and diarrhoea. Easily fatigued and heated; sleepy. Stolid, mask-like facies; low monotonous voice "Economical Speech." Muscular twitching, cramps in calves; stiff leg muscles; occasional uncontrollable laughter. Peculiar slapping gait. Similar symptoms to paralysis agitans, progressive lenticular degenerations and pseudo sclerosis. Workers in Managa. binoxide are frequently affected with bulbar paralysis. Use 3X homeopathically.) Manganum Sulfuricum Mangan. Sulph ( liver affections, excess of bile; a powerful intestinal stimulant); Argent N/A .; Rhus Tox Rhus.; Sulphur SULPH.


Antidotes: Coffea Cruda Coff.; Merc Viv Merc.

  HEAD - Manganum Metallicum

Anxiety and fear; Better lying down

Field of vision contracted

Stolid mask-like face.


Feels large and heavy, with rush of blood; pain from above downward

Pain, headache; air; open (see walking in open air)

from certain movements; from stooping

warmth; warm room

in forehead; from stooping

  EYES - Manganum Metallicum


Dryness; when looking at bright light

Pupils; dilated

  EARS - Manganum Metallicum


Feel stopped; cracking on blowing nose

Pain from other parts extends to ears

Deafness In damp weather

Whistling tinnitus.

Alimentary Canal.

Tongue sore and irritable with ulcers or warts

Flatulence; chronic enlargement of liver.

Itching; in ear

  FACE - Manganum Metallicum


Expression; suffering

Pain; sudden, sharp; jaws; lower

Skin; discoloration; pale


  NOSE - Manganum Metallicum


Dry, obstructed

Chronic catarrh, with bleeding, dryness; Worse in cold damp weather.

Pain; sore, bruised; inside


Running or blocked nose (coryza); with inflammation larynx

  MOUTH - Manganum Metallicum


opposite.} Hemming all the time

Low, monotonous voice.

Gums and teeth

Toothache; WORSE, anything cold ( Coffea Cruda Coff)

Teeth; pain; extending to other parts; ear

pain; extending to other parts; other parts

pain; extending to other parts; throat


Nodes on palate

  THROAT - Manganum Metallicum



Choking, constricting; airways in general


Irritation; larynx

Pain; sudden, sharp; larynx; when swallowing

sudden, sharp; larynx; extending to ear; when swallowing

Roughness; larynx

Tickling in the air passages; lying down

Voice; hoarseness

hoarseness; in open air

hoarseness; with running nose

rough; on going into open air

Wasting; larynx

External throat; perspiration

  CHEST - Manganum Metallicum


Chronic hoarseness

Larynx dry, rough, constricted

Tuberculosis of larynx

Cough; worse evening, and Better lying down and worse in damp weather

Mucus difficult to loosen

Stitches in larynx extending to ear

Heat in chest


Every cold rouses up a bronchitis ( Dulcamara Dulc.)

  COUGH - Manganum Metallicum


Noon; lying down,

Cough from deep down; lying down

Dry cough

lying down

While lying down; noon

Lying down


  SKIN - Manganum Metallicum


Suppuration of skin around joints

Red, elevated spots

Itching; better, scratching

Deep cracks in bends of elbows, etc

Psoriasis and pityriasis

Burning around ulcers

Chronic eczema associated with amenorrhoea, worse at menstrual period or at menopause.

Itching; perspiration

perspiring parts

  ABDOMEN - Manganum Metallicum


Pain; from damp weather

  GENITALS ETC - Manganum Metallicum


Flushes of heat at climacteric.

Female; menopause


Derangements of menstruation, amenorrhoea; menses too early and scanty, in anaemic subjects

period; frequent

period; scanty

  EXTREMITIES, LIMBS - Manganum Metallicum

Extremities, limbs

Muscular twitching

Cramps in calves

Stiffness in muscles of legs

Inflammation of bones and joints with insupportable nightly digging pains

Every part of body feels sore when touched

Cannot walk backwards without falling

Tending to fall forward

walks stooping forward

Legs feel numb

Wilson’s disease

Paralysis agitans

Peculiar slapping gait, walks on metacarpophalangeal joint; walks backwards

Ankles painful

Bones very sensitive

Shiny red swelling of joints

Knees pain and itch

Rheumatism of feet

Intolerable pain in skin of lower limbs

Burning spots about joints

Periosteal inflammation

Suppuration of skin around joints.

Pain; pressing; forearm

sore, bruised

stitching, sudden, sharp; joints

Perspiration; leg

  GENERALITIES - Manganum Metallicum

Sleep and dreams

Languor and sleepiness

Vivid dreams

Sleepy very early in evening.


During anxiety




as from iron deficiency - greenish yellow skin


Pain; sudden, sharp; muscles; tearing in muscles

Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); hot feeling; flushes of heat