Petroleum - Abdomen symptoms

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HPUS indication of Petroleum: Nausea

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

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

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Stomach; Heartburn; hot, sharp, sour eructation


Feeling of great emptiness

HUNGER, immediately after stool

Gastralgia when stomach is empty; relieved by constant eating ( Anacardium Anac.; Sepia Sep.) Ravenous hunger

Must rise at night and eat ( Psorinum Psorin.) Odor of Garlic.

Diarrhoea only in the daytime; watery, gushing and Itching of anus

After cabbage; with empty feeling of stomach.

Anxiety; after stool



region of navel

Bloated; afternoon


after drinking

after eating

after stool


after stool

Hernia; groin

Noises from abdomen; rumbling; evening

rumbling; night; 5 a.m.


Pain; morning



bending double

during diarrhoea (colic)

in women; before period

in women; during period


while sitting

before stool

during stool

behind lower ribs; extending to other parts; to abdomen

groin region


hernia; as if a hernia would appear

hernia; as if a hernia would appear; on coughing

while sitting

navel; region of navel


burning; sides

clawing; sides

clawing; around navel

comes on suddenly

cramping, griping; evening

pressing; before stool

pressing; groin region

while sitting

cutting; morning

cutting; evening

cutting; night; 4 a.m.

cutting; bending double

cutting; after eating

cutting; before stool

cutting; navel; around navel

pulling; behind lower ribs


behind lower ribs

behind lower ribs; extending to abdomen


sudden, sharp (sticking, etc.); behind lower ribs

on exertion

sudden, sharp (sticking, etc.); groin region; after emission

sudden, sharp (sticking, etc.); sides


Shocks; tingling

Skin; out-breaks on skin; pimples


ulcers; about navel



Sense of weakness

after stool

Bladder; catarrh mucous-pus (see urine, sediment containing pus)


during urination


cervix; while urinating

sensation of contraction


gall stones


pain; cervix of bladder; after urination

pain; burning


cervix; during urination

pain; constricting; cervix

pain; cutting; after urination

pain; cutting; at close of urination

pain; cutting; cervix

on beginning to urinate

at the close of urination

pain; pressing, pressure

before urination


urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); afternoon

urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); night

urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); constant

urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); ineffectual

urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); sudden

urination; dribbling (by drops)

with enlarged prostate


involuntary; day and night

involuntary; after stool

involuntary; after urinating

urination; feeble stream (slow)

urination; forked stream

urination; frequent; afternoon

urination; incomplete (see unsatisfactory)

urination; interrupted (intermittent); interrupted by violent contraction in region of bladder

urination; involuntary, incontinence; daytime; and night

urination; involuntary, incontinence; night, bed wetting

urination; involuntary, incontinence; when sneezing

urination; involuntary, incontinence; after straining at stool

urination; delayed, difficult; must wait for urine to start

urination; thin stream

urination; unsatisfactory (see incomplete and fullness, after urinating)

feeling as if urine remained in urethra (urinary part of genitals)

Kidneys; pain; extending to other parts; bladder

pain; region of; extending to other parts; groin

suppression of urine

Stomach; anxiety; after eating

appetite; capricious (hunger, but knows not for what, or refuses things when offered)

appetite; reduced

appetite; increased (hunger in general); after stool

appetite; insatiable

appetite; ravenous, excessive; night

appetite; ravenous, excessive; with diarrhoea

appetite; ravenous, excessive; yet becoming extremely thin

clothing disturbs



desires, cravings; alcoholic drinks; beer

desires, cravings; alcoholic drinks; brandy

desires, cravings; delicacies

desires, cravings; sweets

distended (swollen from inner pressure); afternoon

emptiness, weak feeling, faintness, hungry feeling; night

emptiness, weak feeling, faintness, hungry feeling; with diarrhoea


after stool

burping, belching



afternoon; after eating

after eating

ineffectual and incomplete

after milk

comes on suddenly

strong and sharp (acrid)


like rotten eggs

like rotten eggs; morning; on rising



sour; after eating

fullness; after eating

ery little

sensation of stomach hanging down, relaxed

heartburn; morning

heartburn; evening

heaviness, weight, oppression (see fullness); after breakfast

heaviness, weight, oppression (see fullness); walking in open air


pain; morning

while fasting

pain; afternoon

pain; after drinking; milk

pain; after eating

pain; while fasting

pain; when hungry

pain; clawing



pain; cutting

pain; pressing; afternoon

pain; pressing; while eating

pain; pressing; while fasting

pain; pressing; after milk

pain; sudden, sharp; afternoon

pain; tearing

retching; after liquids

sinking (see emptiness)

after eating

thirst; afternoon

thirst; unquenchable

without thirst


Strong aversion to fat food, meat; worse, eating cabbage

Pain; after eating (including certain foods)

Stomach; appetite; ravenous, excessive; with severe wasting (food not absorbed)

aversion to certain foods or drinks; butter

aversion to certain foods or drinks; fats and rich food

aversion to certain foods or drinks; salt; after stress

aversion to certain foods or drinks; cooked food

aversion to certain foods or drinks; hot food

aversion to certain foods or drinks; warm food

aversion to certain foods or drinks; meat

burping, belching; after dinner

burping, belching; sour; after dinner

fullness; after dinner

loathing of food (see nausea)

pain; after eating; dinner

pain; pressing; after dinner


NAUSEA, with accumulation of water in mouth

Stomach; nausea; morning

nausea; morning; on waking

nausea; evening

nausea; during chill

nausea; constant

nausea; during cough

nausea; before eating; before breakfast

nausea; after eating

nausea; during headache

nausea; in women; with suppressed period

nausea; in women; during pregnancy

nausea; while travelling

nausea; with salivation

nausea; seasickness

nausea; while standing

nausea; after stool

nausea; on stooping

nausea; from swinging


Pain; with vomiting, blood and mucus in stool (intussusception); pain in region of liver

Stomach; vomiting; morning

vomiting; forcible

vomiting; in women; during pregnancy

vomiting; on movement

vomiting; while travelling

vomiting; during vertigo, dizziness

vomiting; bile; with headache

vomiting; bitter

vomiting; black

vomiting; blood

vomiting; clear

vomiting; green


vomiting; sour

vomiting; water