Strychninum

Alkaloid Of Nux Vomica, Strychninum Purum

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

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

  GENERAL - Strychninum

General

Its primary function is to stimulate the motor centers and the reflex action of the spinal cord. Homeopathic to spasms of muscles, cramps from an undue reflex excitability of the cord, spasms of the bladder, etc. Strychnine stimulates the central nervous system, mental activities, special senses rendered more acute. Respiration increased. All reflexes are made more active. Stiffness in muscles and face and neck. Opisthotonos. Tetanic convulsions with opisthotonos. The muscles relax between paroxysms; worse slightest touch, sound, odor. Influences more directly the spinal cord and is less appropriate in visceral derangements than Nux Vomica Nux. Tetanus. Explosive nervousness. The pains and sensations come Suddenly and return at Intervals.

Dose

Third to thirtieth potency. For non-homeopathic use, to produce its direct physiological effects in paralysis the dose will range from one-fiftieth to one-twentieth of a grain, repeated three times a day. Under twelve years of age, one-fiftieth to one-hun

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  MODALITIES ETC - Strychninum

Worse

WORSE, morning; touch; noise; motion; after meals.

Better

BETTER, lying on back.

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  MIND - Strychninum

Mind

Excitement

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability

Intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; confusion

Insanity; mania, madness; from drinking (delirium tremors)

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  VERTIGO, DIZZINESS - Strychninum

Vertigo

Vertigo, with roaring in ears

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  HEAD - Strychninum

Restless

Over-irritability

Jerking of head forwards

Headache

Full and bursting headache, with heat in eyes

Scalp

Scalp sore

Itching of scalp and nape.

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  EYES - Strychninum

Eyes

Hot, painful, protruding, staring

Pupils dilated

Sparks before eyes

Spasmodic contraction of ocular muscles; twitching and trembling of lids.

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  EARS - Strychninum

Ear

Hearing very acute; burning, itching, and roaring in ears.

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  FACE - Strychninum

Face

Pale, anxious, livid

Jaws stiffened; lower jaw spasmodically closed.

Distortion

Motions of jaw; lockjaw

Stiffness, muscles; lower jaw

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  THROAT - Strychninum

Throat

Dry, contracted; feeling of a lump

Deglutition impossible

Burning along and spasms of oesophagus

Violent itching in roof of mouth.

Spasms, convulsions etc.

Swallowing; difficult

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  CHEST - Strychninum

Respiration

Spasm of muscles about larynx

Excessive dyspnoea

Sharp, contractive pains in muscles of chest

Persistent cough, recurring after influenza.

Difficult (dyspnea)

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  SKIN - Strychninum

Skin

Itching of whole body, especially nose

Icy sensation down the spine.

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  BACK AND NECK - Strychninum

Neck

Rigidity of cervical muscles

Back

Sharp pain in nape and down spine

Back stiff; violent jerks in spinal column

Icy sensation down spine.

Spasms; opisthotonos (body bent backward and stiffened)

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  ABDOMEN - Strychninum

Abdomen

Stomach; Constant retching

Sharp pain in abdominal muscles, griping pain in bowels.

Pain; dragging, bearing down

Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); constant

Nausea

Nausea of pregnancy.

Vomiting

Violent vomiting

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  RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL - Strychninum

Rectum

Feces discharged involuntarily during spasms

Very obstinate constipation.

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  GENITALS ETC - Strychninum

Genitals

Female; Desire for coitus ( Cantharis Canth.; Camphora Camph.; Hydrofluoricum Acidum Fl-ac.; Lachesis Lach.; Phosphorus Phos.; Platinum Metallicum Plat.) Any touch on body excit

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  EXTREMITIES, LIMBS - Strychninum

Extremities, limbs

Limbs stiff

Rheumatism with stiff joints

Violent jerking, twitching, and trembling

Tetanic convulsions and opisthotonos; spasms provoked by slightest touch and attempt to move

Shocks in the muscles

Cramp-like pains.

Movements and positions; convulsion

convulsion; rapid muscle spasm

convulsion; upper limbs

convulsion; lower limbs

twitching

Stiffness; knee

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  FEVER AND CHILL - Strychninum

Fever and chill

Cold chills down spine

Perspiration in a stream down head and chest

Lower extremities cold.

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  GENERALITIES - Strychninum

Convulsions

Convulsions

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