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Sepia - Head symptoms - T.F. Allen

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


Obscuration of the head, frequently in the morning, when rising from bed,

Whirling and staggering, while sitting, after drinking a harmless drink, so that he thinks he will have an apoplectic stroke; this lasted five minutes; afterwards, flush of heat lasting five minutes,

Whirling and reeling,

After a walk of two or three miles, just after entering the warm room, giddiness when rising from stooping, when raising up head after bending it down forwards, on the act of sitting down, also after shaking head quickly from side to side, at 7 A.M.; all gone by 7.35 A.M. (twelfth day),

Very giddy at times, with dislike to all work,

Giddiness in the head, she can scarcely carry it,

General Head.

Jerking of the head backward, in the morning when rising,

The head jerks and twitches forward six or seven times, with full consciousness, in the morning,

Rush of blood to the head (after five days),

Dulness in the head, with pressure in the eyes, aggravated by walking in the open air,

Dulness of the head, as from violent coryza, with reeling,

Dulness of the head (after twenty-four hours),

Dull feeling in the head with the pelvic distress (sixteenth day),

Dull, stupid, sleepy, confused feeling through the head (fifth day),

Dulness of the whole head and unsteadiness of it, with tension of the muscles of the throat and back of the neck,

Continual stupid feeling in the head,

Stupefied feeling in the head, with tightness on the chest and weakness of the whole body,

Heaviness of the head, she could scarcely lift it,

Heaviness of the head, every, morning when rising, which is better after two hours,

Pressive weight in the head, in the temples above the forehead, as if the head were too full of blood, as during a severe chill,

Compression in the upper part of the head, the entire day, with great dyspnoea (after eleven days),

Compression of the head, immediately after eating; every covering is oppressive, whether hat or cap,

Pinching jerks in the head, in the morning when rising,

Pressing and jerking and beating, with heat in the head, as if everything would issue from the forehead and eyes, for three days,

Head felt swollen (after five hours and a half),

A full feeling in the head,

Head feels full and hot (thirteenth day),

Head tired; I could hardly lift it from the pillow; could hardly do anything but wonder what is the matter with me (second day),

A strange feeling in my head, as if just on the point of falling asleep (second day),

Head tired and full, with a feeling as if I were just on the point of falling asleep; head symptoms aggravated after sleep (ninth day),

Fulness of the head greatly aggravated on lying, at 5 P.M.; distress as of a pressing outward in the forehead, and a feeling of sinking in the vertex; sensation as if the brain moved in waves, with a sensation of hunger (twenty-second day),

Moving the head from side to side causes a feeling as if the brain mass inside the cranium were moving (fourth day),

Weakness of the head so that she can scarcely think, particularly in the afternoon,

Shaking of the brain, from striking the foot against anything,

Superficial drawing and boring in the head, more at night, on account of which she could not remain in bed; about midnight it extended into the temples, ear, and teeth (after six days),

Movement in the brain on shaking the head,

Violent beating in the head and sensation as if the head were in motion, in the evening in bed,

Beating headache with every movement,

Stitches in the head after a meal,

Dull stitches in the whole head, lastly in the occiput, making him feel quite inactive,

Single stitches, at times through the head,

Stitches in the head, over the ears, lasting several minutes,

Head symptoms much worse after sleeping, afternoon (twenty-ninth day),

Beating, very painful headache in the vertex, in the morning soon after rising (after six days),

Beating in the top of the head, very painful from the slightest motion, on turning the eyes and on moving the head or body, as if it would force outwards, also indistinct beating during perfect quiet,

Beating in the side of the head on which she lies,

Painful beating in the occiput,


Painful confusion of the head, particularly of the forehead,

A dull headache all day (twentieth day); headache (twenty-first day),

Woke with a dull headache, which ceased on rising; at 9.45 P.M., a dull headache through both temples (slight), (second day),

Dull headache every morning, yet only after rising from bed,

Heaviness of the head, in the evening, and after lying down one-sided headache,

At 2 P.M., I have a very severe headache, which runs from my right temple to my left, and extends into my eyes and nose (third day),

Headache all day; worse from 5 to 6 P.M. (fourth day),

In the evening had a severe headache, characterized by pressing pains in the temples, which seemed to press outwards, began at 6 P.M., and continued till next morning; have had similar headaches after drinking strong coffee, but had taken no coffee while taking the medicine (second day),

Violent headache, as if the head would burst,

Intense headache, in the morning on waking and after getting up,

Headache all day, with great mental depression,

Headache on waking; better after moving about (third, fourth, and fifth days),

Headache almost all night, and when I got up this morning, lasting until noon (tenth day),

Headache and weakness much worse from walking in the open air,

After a papescent stool, headache,

Headache in the forenoon, as if the brain were crushed,

Headache, as from pressure, from within outward (after thirteen days),

Headache, as if the eyes would fall out,

Headache as if the head would burst, also when coughing,

Headache as from jolting, after the noonday sleep,

Headache in the morning, with nausea, until noon,

Headache, most severe towards evening, particularly when shaking the head,

The headache is better when lying down near an open window (three days after last dose),

Pain in the head once every minute, a stitching pain in the head coming up the back at every step,

One-sided deep pressive headache, with pressive pain in the molar teeth,

Pressing-digging itching headache, with stiff neck and sensitiveness of the head to touch,

Sticking headache (after eighteen days),

A painful tearing at a small spot in the brain, as if something tore loose, during a short spell of cough,

Feeling as if the head were stuffed, as the pain in the eye ceased, in the evening (third day),

With the burning heat in the throat, fulness and pressure in the head; this gradually increased into a severe frontal headache, more severe over the left orbit (second day); increased (third day); continued four or five days,

Painful cracking in the head, as if something in it broke, with pain in the neck, when turning the head,

Violent throbbing headache at night (after twenty days),

Throbbing headache, in the evening,

Stitching, headache, outward through the eyes, the entire day,

Painful pimples on the forehead,

Painful nodes on the forehead,

Severe itching on the head, when the headache passed off,

Pressive headache at vertex,

Pressive contractive pain in the top of the head (the first days),

Pinching pain in the vertex and in the upper part of the occiput, with sore feeling, which at last became a burning,

Occasional slight twinges of headache in the sides of the head (third day),

Pain in the left side of the head this afternoon, over the left eye, worse in the evening; it kept me awake a long time after I went to bed (fourth day),

Pinching pain in one side of the head, in paroxysms,

Boring-digging headache in the forehead, commencing in the forenoon, lasting the whole day, from the slightest motion,

At noon had a dull pain over the forehead, extending from each temple (after two hours, nineteenth day),

Dull frontal headache, at 3 P.M. (second day),

Dull pain over the right eye and in the right temple (third day),

Dull aching frontal headache (left side), (fifth day),

Headache in the forehead, as from catarrh in the head,

Headache in the forehead and vertex, followed by anxiety in the pit of the stomach, with trembling, afterwards violent nosebleed,

Much frontal pain, with heaviness of the eyelids,

Intense headache, frontal and temporal,

Aching pain in the forehead,

Severe pains over the eye, alternating from one to the other (second day),

Frontal headache and pain in the temples returned daily, more marked, morning, noon, and evening (twelfth to twenty-third day),

Some pain in the forehead, with the dryness and stinging in the nose (second day); slight frontal headache (twelfth day); frontal headache, and below temples (thirteenth day),

Frontal headache during the day; queer feeling in the head (third day),

Transient aching pain over the right eye and going into the eye (third day),

Slight frontal headache off and on during the day (fourth day),

Slight frontal headache, passing around on the right side to the occiput, in the evening,

Slight frontal headache (second day); dull frontal headache (third and fourth days),

Neuralgic pain over the right eye (I was accustomed to this some time ago, but had not had it lately), (ninth day),

Pressing headache in the hot forehead, in the evening from 7 to 8 o'clock (after fourth and fifth days),

After a stool, which was not hard, pressing headache in the forehead,

Stitching-pressive headache continuous in the lower part of the forehead, just over the eye, worse from motion in the house, much better when walking in the open air,

Contractive headache in the forehead,

Drawing pain seeming to be external on the forehead back to the occiput, in single drawings,

Frequent drawing pain in the forehead,

Single, violent, undulating jerks of pressing headache, quite in forepart of the forehead (after thirty-five hours),

Severe painful jerking in the forehead,

Headache only in the sinciput, mostly toward the forehead; pressure on the brain passing off in half a minute, returning eight or ten times in an hour; it would then remain away for an hour or an hour and a half, returning the next day but not so severe (after twenty-three days),

Dull headache through both temples and forehead, with drooping of the eyelids, at 10 A.M. (third day),

Pain running from one temple to the other like a pressing together (fourth day),

Severe shooting pain in the left temple from 12 to 7 P.M.; pains also higher up about the anterior inferior angle of parietal bone (ninth day),

On lying down, at 11 P.M., six sharp stitches in the left temple, three of which were very severe and painful, at short and equal intervals (seventh day),

Stitching pains in the temples (seventh day),

Painful stitches in the left temple, returned at 6 P.M. (thirty-first day),

Waked with stitching pain in the right temple (thirty-second night),

Stitching headache in both temples, in the evening,

Severe throbbing headache in the temples,

Headache comes on with the heat and gets better with it, but never quite goes; it is as if the occiput were opening and shutting; better by cold water or in open air; worse by bending head down,

Pressive headache in the occiput, in the evening till midnight,

Pressive pain, as if on something sore, in left side of occiput,

Pressive headache in the right side of the occiput,

Dull pressing pain on a small spot in the occiput,

Drawing pain in the occiput, touching it causes pain, as if from subcutaneous ulceration,

Painful drawing, now in the right, and again in the left side of the occiput, inferiorly (after five hours),

A slight headache, the pains running down the back of the head (third day),

Pain in the occiput, mostly at night, and worse when lying on it, as if hollow and as if ulcerated, both externally and internally, relieved by pressure with the hand,


Great falling out of the hair (after one and eight days),

The hair of the head so more and tender that he could not comb it,

Moist scalp,

Movements of the scalp forwards and backwards, he must press the molars together,

The scalp pains when touched, as if the roots of the hair were sore (after three days),

Much itching of the scalp (after sixteen days),

Corrosive itching of the scalp,

Itching on the crown of the head, with great falling out of the hair,

Outer head

Swelling of the head above the temples (after forty-eight hours),

Swelling on the forehead (after four and fifteen days),

Much scurf on the head (for forty days),

Small severely itching pustule on the occiput toward the nape of the neck, which became an ulcer of an inch in length, with rough scabs beneath, which for a long time was moist,

Small red pimple on the forehead, roughness of the forehead (first to sixth day),

Much itching on the head, especially in the afternoon (twelfth day),

Itching of the occiput, in the evening,


Pressing in the vertex (twenty-third day),

Pressure on the vertex after mental labor,

A cold sensation on right side of top of head for a short time, in the evening after sunset (seventh day),

Vibratory contraction in the top of the head, in the evening,


Rheumatic drawing in the left side of the head,

Stitches frequently in the left side of the head, in the afternoon, in the occiput in the evening,


It feels dull and heavy over the eyes and in the forehead (fifth day),

Heaviness in forehead and temples (after two hours),

Sensation of paralysis in the forehead,

Pressure and tension in the forehead and eyes, with burning,

Pressure mostly in the forehead and eyes, finally nausea, with spitting of much saliva,

During the menses, severe pressure in the forehead, with discharge of hardened offensive matter from nose,

Severe pressure in forehead over right eye,

Tearing in the upper part of the right side of forehead (after eight hours),

Tearing in the head, over the forehead, and in the eyes, from 2 P.M., until evening when going to sleep,

Tearing, drawing, and stitching from the forehead and the occiput, toward the vertex,

Tearing in the left frontal eminence (after eleven hours and a half),

Short violent tearing from the forehead down beside the right ala of the nose,

Dull tearing in the forehead, immediately after a meal,

Violent stitches outwards over the left orbit, with complete drawing together of the eye, for three successive days, after arising in the morning, continuing until noon, somewhat relieved in the open air,

Stitches in the forehead, with nausea (she cannot eat), better from lying down,

Dulness in the sinciput (after three hours and a half),

Pressure on the upper part of the sinciput,

Stitches here and there in the forehead,

Stitches in the forehead, as from needles, daily, when walking fast, with nausea,


Fulness in temples and forehead, and throbbing of carotids (twenty-third day),

Tearing in the left temple to the upper part of the left side of the head,

First a slight tickling in the left temple, then a sensation as if the skin were being drawn upwards,

Stitches in the temples,

Stitches in the left temple,


Heaviness in the occiput, particularly in the morning,

Dulness of the left side of occiput (after three hours),

Awoke with a dull heavy feeling in the back of the head, extending down the spine, which passed off about an hour after rising (nineteenth day),

Drawing in the occiput,

Intermittent slight tearing, low down in the left side of occiput, near the neck,

Tearing in the occiput,

Severe stitches in the occiput, extending toward the vertex,

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