OnosmodiumFalse Gromwell, Onosmodium Virginianum, Onosmodium virginicum
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Onosmodium may help, unprocessed Onosmodium may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Onosmodium in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
Want of power of concentration and coordination. Vertigo, numbness and muscular prostration. Marked association of head and eye symptoms, with muscular tiredness and weariness.
A remedy for Migraine. Headaches from eyestrain and sexual weakness. It produces diminution of sexual desire in both sexes; hence its homoeopathicity, in Sexual neurasthenia. Depressed or lost sexual life in women. Neuralgic pains. General prostration. Acts as if born tired.
WORSE, from motion, jar, and tight clothing.
BETTER, when undressed, when lying down on back, from cold drinks, and eating.
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; indecisive
indecisive; in acts
indifference, apathy, etc.
Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion
Loss of memory
Nose feels dry
Occipitofrontal pain in morning on waking, Chiefly left side
Pain in temples and mastoid ( Capsicum Annuum Capsic.)
Pain, headache; eyes and vision (affecting or affected by); from looking fixedly at anything
back of head (occiput)
forehead and back of head (occiput); morning, on waking
Vision blurred; optic disc hyperemic, and retinal vessels enlarged
Strained feeling in eyes; worse, using eyes
Eyes heavy and dull, muscular asthenopia; Ocular muscles tense
Internal eye muscles paretic
Pain in eyeballs between orbit and ball, extending to left temple.
Objects seem distorted; objects seem large; raises foot unnecessarily high in stepping over small objects when walking
Exertion of vision
Discharge from posterior nares
Stuffed feeling in posterior nares
Symptoms worse by cold drinks.
Sore, aching in breasts; feels swollen and sore
Pain in heart; pulse, rapid, irregular, weak.
Pain in dorsal and lumbar regions
Numbness and tingling in feet and legs.
Pain; lower back / base of spine
sacrum (base of spine)
aching; base of spine / lower back
Craving for ice-water and cold drinks; wants to drink often
Abdomen feels bloated.
Female; Severe uterine pains; bearing-down pains; old pains return
Soreness in uterine region
Male; Constant sexual excitement
Loss of desire
Sexual desire completely destroyed
Aching in breasts
Leucorrhoea, yellow, acrid, profuse.
Feels as if menses would appear
Menses too early and too prolonged
Pain in back
Tired and numb feeling in legs, popliteal spaces, and below knees
Sidewalk seems too high
Pain in left scapular region
Great muscular weakness and weariness.