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Whether we are made susceptible by a cold wind, stress, a shocking situation, fear or emotional strain, Aconite specializes in helping our bodies cut short the diverse effects. These range from sudden cold, fever or even hay fever symptoms including sniffles, sneezes, dry sore throat, dry cough and eye irritation; restlessness, anxiousness, and occasional sleeplessness; heavy headaches with a burning sensation, minor ear pain, teething pain; vomiting with sweating, strong thirst and a burning sensation in the stomach; and minor urinary irritation. Symptoms are often accompanied by one red cheek, anxious fear and redness; they feel worse for touch, in a warm room, at night and with cold wind; they feel better relaxing in the open, but not cold, air. Best taken ASAP at the initial phase of illness!
The effects of slicing onions and hay fever can feel very similar. If eyes are irritated and watery nasal discharge is hot enough to irritate the upper lip, Allium cepa can bring relief regardless if onions, allergens or local cold germs are in the air. Allium cepa acts swiftly to relieve eye, nose and throat irritation symptoms, as well as related headaches, hacking coughs and hoarseness. Its symptoms are often worse in cold damp weather and stuffy rooms.
This prominent cough remedy is best known for relieving rattling coughs that bring up little or no phlegm. Antimonium's cough. They are worse in the evening and at night, lying down, getting warm and in cold weather. If there's fever, there are chills, cold clammy sweat and faintness. Other applications include lower back pain that feels like there's weight on the coccyx. Nausea that can turn to vomiting and craves fruit and small drinks of cold water. Sleep feels irresistable.Learn More
This homeopathic remedy is a specialist in stings and skin irritations with stinging pain and puffiness, Apis mel eases redness, minor swelling, red, irritated skin and membranes, and pains with burning, stinging sensations in various situations. Its applications include: hot swellings or welts caused by bee stings, hives, or irritants; injured joints that swell; sore throats, eye irritations and minor stinging urinary pain. Its symptoms tend to improve with applied cold. Whenever the body reacts with seemingly unnecessary irritation, Apis has an uncanny way of helping it find fast resolve.Learn More
Let the healing begin by minimizing the trauma and strain of injuries with Homeopathy's most loved, proven and trusted remedy, Arnica. Arnica, homeopathy's #1 first aid remedy, has proven it can safely speed healing and reduce symptoms of accidents, bruising and swelling due to diverse injuries: blows, falls, sprains, strains, twists and turns included. Its healing benefits other situations as well, such as dental work, childbirth, etc. While it is best to use it ASAP, even old injuries that still hurt have found Arnica useful. If taken before and after exercising or moving furniture, Arnica can help the body minimize soreness, strain and pain. Arnica’s relief can be most critical when shock triggers a, “Don’t touch me, I’m fine!” attitude. In short, Arnica belongs in every home, office, gym, playground kit, first aid kit... Athletes take note: Arnica is 100% safe for drug testing or use with any other medications.
Too tired to sleep? Consider Avena. Not all remedies are from toxic or seemingly aggravating sources. Made from a wild oat, this remedy’s description is not unlike your mother’s explanation for why you should eat your oatmeal. Avena sativa offers a fortifying boost when you are feeling weak, distracted and agitated. When a mentally stressful day, recovery from illness, excessive worrying or alcohol consumption leads toward occasional sleeplessness, poor concentration, headaches and fatigue, this very gentle remedy offers calming, soothing, supportive relief. Its occipital headaches are marked by a deep aching pain and a burning sensation. These may be particularly strong in the hangovers Avena relieves.Learn More
Hot, Red and Restless! In cases of heat exposure, throbbing heat headaches and sudden hot fevers, Belladonna is the first remedy to consider. Colds and flu that strike suddenly with a restless fever, hot dry sore throat, dry cough and strong chills can find natural relief in Bella. Its other applications and indications include: sudden irritations with redness such as teething gums; throbbing pains and headaches; flaring tempers or tantrums; hot flashes; restless sleep and a restless desire to escape, bite and rage. Every family’s medicine cabinet and outdoor first aid box should include it.
Please Note: While Belladonna can relieve sudden hot fevers, any fever that exceeds 102 degrees for adults deserves medical attention ASAP.Learn More
Sharp, sudden, radiating, but changeable, pain symptoms are Berberis’ specialty, whether caused by irritated tissues in joints or backs, colic or menstrual periods. Its low back which may radiate downward to the thigh, are greatly aggravated by standing. Berberis also applies to tight, pressing headaches and sharp, changing urinary pains - but be sure to check with a professional if kidney or bladder infection may be involved. Whatever the ailment, sudden jarring motions can cause Berberis pains to radiate even more.Learn More
Dread of downward motion is a trademark indicator for this remedy. As a travel companion, Borax relieves motion sickness, ear issues, dizziness or fear (especially when going downward). Occasional sleeplessness and screaming nightmares often find it soothing. Borax is also a great aid for minor oral thrush (white mouth spots) in babies and children, plus related irritation of breastfeeding mothers. It applies to vaginal thrush, as well. Individuals who need Borax tend to be serious and nervous and may be irritable before passing a stool or urinating.Learn More
If darkness, silence and no motion are preferred when ill or in pain, this remedy may be your first choice for diverse symptoms: miserable flus with body aches and lingering painful coughs; intense pains that want pressure but not motion including bursting headaches, migraines or hangovers; plus red joints (minor sprains or arthritis), stiff necks, whiplash, low back pains; constipation, gas and heartburn. Slow onset, an irritable attitude and ‘worse for any motion’ are trademarks for all its woes. Reliable individuals driven to succeed may glean the most from Bryonia.Learn More
Scheussler turned to calcium fluoride to give us this critical cell salt. He credits the mineral, and thus its cell salt, for elasticity in veins, muscles, skin and other tissues. Its forté involves helping the body ease symptoms of inflexibility or laxness in tissues struggling to bounce back from injury, pregnancy, growing, aging or illness. It also assists in clearing head colds with yellow-green mucus and croupy barking coughs. Its symptoms are quite varied: stretch marks, hemorrhoids, varicose veins, and muscular weakness, as well as backache, lumbago, joint pains, repeated sprains and weak teeth. It warrants use for joint and lower back pains if they feel worse in cold wet weather, sitting still and on beginning to move, and improve with gentle movement and heat. Is there Calc fluor in Rhus tox? Sounds like it!Learn More
Concerned parents have made Calc phos (calcium phosphate) a popular favorite. Scheussler designed this remedy from calcium phosphate to give us a cell salt for symptoms related to growth, teething, excess study, physical stress, etc. Its relief extends to many complaints including: headaches, weakness, slow healing wounds, minor joint pain, back pain, minor numbness with a crawling sensation, weak digestion, iron deficiency, heavy periods, peevish behavior and a general discontent (wants to go somewhere else). Key indicators include a desire for change or travel, frequent perspiration, cravings for fatty, salty foods and an intolerance for dairy products or fruit. On a constitutional level, it applies to those who feel very discontented, dissatisfied; they may complain, want to move to find happiness somewhere else, but can be friendly and open.Learn More
When Scheussler determined that calcium sulphate is a vital part of our cleansing systems, he made this cell salt remedy and guided us to use it to help the body mend slow-healing wounds, skin disorders, pimples, sore throats and other conditions which tend to suppurate– form yellow pus. It’s gentle support helps to soothe cold and allergy symptoms if thick yellow mucus causes eye irritation, runny noses and nasal blockage. It is most suited to allergic individuals who enjoy walking in the open air. Calc sulph’s symptoms are aggravated by heat and stuffy rooms. T. F. Allen says Calc sulph applies best to those who, “desire to weep and to be miserable, alone, and unhappy.”Learn More
This remedy is most often applied in topical ointments, creams, solutions and sprays, but can be taken internally to help promote healing of cuts and abbrasions. It can be particularly helpful if pain seems out of proportion to the injury.Learn More
Ouch! Cantharis specializes in alleviating minor burns and pains with sensations of burning from sunburn to urinary irritations. If given soon after a minor sunburn, scald or burn, Cantharis eases pain, redness and irritation and helps the body minimize or avoid blistering. This remedy also provides relief to a range of burning sensations that tend to come on very quickly and aggressively. Irritated skin, membranes, sore throat, stomach or bowels (especially diarrhea) can all find natural cooling relief in Cantharis.Learn More
Do you ever regret eating what you ate an hour or so ago? Gassy stomachs and the accompanying indigestion, bloating, sour belching and heartburn symptoms may all find fast relief with Carbo veg. When weakened by illness or fatigue, it can help the body relieve symptoms of weariness, constipation, headaches, colds and stubborn fitful coughs. If the dominant mental state at the time is negative, irritable and indifferent, this fascinating single remedy may have the fuel to turn things around.Learn More
This remedy has specific applications for women, but can help both sexes by easing irregular, shifting drawing pains and minor stiffness in small joints– fingers, toes, ankles and coccyx, as well as aching wrists. In women these pains may worsen with PMS. Similarly erratic pains dominate women's heavy menses. It's special applications for labor are best left to the expertise and guidance of a health care practitioner.Learn More
Specializing in various pains with burning sensations, Causticum relieves a range of joint, neck and back pains as well as hot, blistering skin eruptions and sharp tearing headaches. Raw sore throats, constant rattling night coughs and hoarseness mark its colds. Urinary irritation and occasional incontinence applications are among its common uses, as are abdominal pain, bloating, constipation and hemorrhoids; progressive weakness. Causticum’s range of emotional applications include insecurity, anxious forebodings, effects of long lasting grief, worry, sadness and restless sleep.
Wish your little ones had an irritability-off switch? What about the adults around you? This one is #1 for soothing young children with tummy aches, teething pain, green diarrhea, minor fevers or temper tantrums. Contrary, snappish irritable attitudes or whining restlessness at any age often find a calmer perspective with this classic. Other applications include: stubborn anger, minor fevers, ear pain, colds with dry tickling coughs, headaches, diarrhea, painful women's cycles, acidity, belching, colic, occasional sleeplessness. Symptoms are worse at night, with anger or in cold damp and better in warm wet weather and being carried.Learn More
Symptoms of agitation, a dark gloomy sadness and pains 'like electric shocks' are key to this remedy's selection. Cimicifuga's diverse symptoms include: intense thirst, much sighing, chattiness, trembling, cramping, radiating shooting (like electric shock) pains. It can ease symptoms of minor back and neck pain, achy limbs and muscular soreness. Its shooting throbbing headaches tend to follow a period of study, mental stress or worry. Symptoms tend to be worse in the morning and during a woman's cycle and better for warmth and eating. Cimicifuga also has a range of women’s health applications including a special affinity for balancing symptoms of PMS, irregular cycles and menopausal symptoms; symptoms may include cramps, pain from hip to hip, throbbing headache and moodiness. With professional advice only, it has been known to aid pregnancy problems.Learn More
Made from an herb called wormseed, Cina is a single remedy best known for relieving diarrhea and abdominal irritation often related to simple pin worms. Another rather unique trait is its ability to discourage the grinding of teeth, especially at night. Other applications include occasional leaking at night, cold symptoms with fitful cough, thirstless fevers, nasal irritation, hypersensitivity and aversion to being touched.Learn More
This historical remedy made from the source that gives us quinine, provides healing relief to conditions weakened by flu, diarrhea, vomiting, stomach flu, breast feeding or injuries, i.e., conditions resulting from loss of body fluids. Related symptoms of fatigue, bursting headache, pain in joints and limbs, flatulence, indigestion or slow digestion can find natural relief in Cinchona, especially if any exertion can lead to cold sweat and weakness. In the most striking Cinchona cases, the individual becomes very irritable, despondent, sensitive to noise; does not want to be touched, and often feels worse after eating because the body’s remaining energy is taxed.Learn More
This remedy helps our bodies realign their circadian rhythms and sense of balance whether jet lag, loss of sleep, mental emotional strain, or the pressures of air, road or water travel put us out of sync. If motion sickness, fatigue or a sense of weakness ‘like a hollow drum inside’ dominate, this remedy can save stress and hours of recovery without interfering with medications or travel plans. Other indicating symptoms include vertigo, loss of appetite, occasional sleeplessness and even a nasty lower back pain.Learn More
What coffee causes, its remedy calms, easing many stress-related symptoms as it goes– including jitters, hypersensitivity of all senses, nervous piercing headaches, and of course, occasional sleeplessness due to an overactive mind, excitement, caffeine or coffee. When every pain is too painful (especially toothaches) and every nerve too nervous, it’s time for Coffea. This single acts best on cheerful, lively, restless people who are sensitive to strain, noise and pain.Learn More
Conium tends to be a deep, long acting remedy for complaints with or following a blow, grief, excitement or other injury. Symptoms often include debility, fatigue with occasional sleeplessness, vertigo, dizziness, urinary symptoms and problems preceeding menstruation. Conium conditions develop gradually as physical power weakens. All complaints involving glandular injuries or urinary symptoms deserve attention from a healthcare practitioner before self care measures are taken.Learn More
Edward Shalts, M.D., D. Ht, designed this kit as the companion for his informative, user friendly book, The American Institute of Homeopathy Handbook for Parents. The kit contains the 27 single remedies (160 pellet vials) parents need for taking the healthy step into homeopathic healing with remedies for bruises, pain, injuries, cold, coughs, ADHD, grief, low spirits and more.
A unique cough specialist, this remedy built its reputation by helping systems resolve symptoms of whooping cough and it still applies to stubborn painful coughs that may cause wretching or vomiting of yellow mucus, as well as hoarseness, wheezing and chest pain. All other symptoms - heavy pressing headache, hoarseness, sore throat, restlessness and nausea - usually relate to its relentless cough. Most frustrating– symptoms worsen on snuggling down in a warm bed.Learn More
When early autumn’s hot days and cold nights aggravate your complaint, think of this single. Damp cold weather anytime can set off Dulcamara’s colds and flu with rattling hoarse fitful coughs, stuffy noses, congestion, headaches and profuse mucus. Cold wet weather also triggers its joint pain, simple hives, minor low back stiffness, minor urinary irritation, eye and sinus irritation, skin eruptions and warts, nausea and its painful slimy, mucus-filled diarrhea (especially in teething children). Symptoms tend to feel worse at night and in cold damp weather and better from moving about and warmth.
In both herbal and homeopathic preparations, this coneflower plant offers the immune support when fighting off inflammatory conditions, especially swollen sore throats, skin sores and pimples, and other acute conditions which have the potential to suppurate. As the condition mends, Echinacea’s typical weakness and headache tend to resolve as well.Learn More
Talk about achy flus and severe colds! Eupatorium's healing applies best to fever-filled flu or cold symptoms dominated by body aches, backaches, muscle aches and even achy eyes, plus shivering chills, throbbing headaches and loose coughs. Symptoms tend to improve with perspiration and rest.
Between the fact that it is made from a mineral compound which helps the body build strong blood cells and that its most prominent symptom is a 'lack of notable symptoms', this cell salt is a very helpful companion. Biochemist Wm. Scheussler who pioneered the cell salt remedies, advised we use Ferrum phos (iron phosphate) to help the body face many stresses, from fevers and headaches to minor joint pains and menstrual symptoms– especially if general fatigue is a common symptom.
Ferrum phos' key symptoms and indications for use include: redness, heat, throbbing or fever, minor irritations along with sore red throat, toothache, minor ear pain, common colds, minor joint pains, skin eruptions, etc. It can be helpful for heat or sun-induced headaches and other headaches with shooting or throbbing pains that feel better with an ice pack. Its applications extend to vomiting of undigested food as well as minor urinary irritation which may include occasional leakings, esp. at night. Ferrum phos can be particularly helpful in turning around a child’s sudden, but low, fever or a young girl’s pubescent weakness. Those who can benefit the most from Ferrum phos tend to be pale, but flush easily. Pale young girls and teens get special attention in its listings.Learn More
Does your mind go blank when asked a pointed question or put on the stage? Gelsemium might be able to intercede for you. It helps the body responses like tummy aches and mental dullness when facing performance jitters. Gelsemium can also step in when flu, restless colds, diarrhea or pressing headache symptoms include dullness, heavy fatigue and/or weighty muscular weakness. It can do the most for quiet, often low-spirited loners who dread public speaking. Their complaints often follow great excitement or disappointment, (ups or downs).Learn More
Strongest among this remedy’s benefits is its relief of skin symptoms, especially when skin is unhealthy overall. These include acne, eruptions and scar tissue. For gastric complaints, Graphites eases nausea, constipation and diarrhea. For women, it helps balance profuse discharge and delayed periods. Its best patients often have a history of poor nutrition, obesity and moist skin eruptions. They struggle with indecision, become fidgety, worry over triffles and tend to find relief in talking about thier complaints, sharing their worries or taking a walk in fresh air, followed by wrapping up warmly to enjoy a glass of warm milk - until they try to sleep in a warm cozy bed which makes them feel worse.
When ‘gotta stay wrapped up’ chilliness and yellow phlegm dominate, Hepar helps the body clear diverse congestion symptoms including sinus pressure, swollen splinter-like sore throats, hay fever, colds, dry or rattling coughs, chilly flu and minor ear pain. Its support for weak skin symptoms include acne, eruptions and minor cracking. Constipation, stomach catarrh and indigestion can all find it relieving, as well. Cold winds trigger congestions, irritability and sadness.
As all autumn hay fever sufferers know, this remedy's source, goldenrod, has bright yellow flowers which can cause (and thus cure homeopathically) thick, yellow, ropy mucus, everywhere. When chilliness and yellow phlegm dominate cold, flu or congestions, Hydrastis can help the body clear diverse congestion symptoms including sinus pressure, swollen splinter-like sore throats, hay fever, colds, dry or rattling coughs, and minor ear pain. Its support for weak skin symptoms include acne, discharge, eruptions, hemorrhoids and cracks in the skin. Constipation, stomach catarrh and indigestion can all find it relieving, as well. Especially helpful if there is a lack of internal heat– cold winds tend to set off congestive issues, a deep chilliness that wants to stay well wrapped and cozy, and a sensitive irritability and sadness. Symptoms are better restingand worse breathing in cold air or washing.Learn More
From a massive natural pharmacopoeia and over 200 years of intense observation and research, Hyland’s pharmacists have carefully chosen a set of 29 unique homeopathic medicines (plus an extra bottle of Arnica Montana) that apply to the widest range of everyday ailments, from coughs and colds to headaches and nervous tension.
And, every Hyland’s Remedy Chest includes an extensive homeopathic reference guide to all the remedies contained in the chest and the symptoms they address.
When that hammer hits your thumb or the floor hits your coccyx, this is the ideal remedy for helping the body ease the pain and effects, especially of injuries to sensitive areas (fingers, toes, etc.). Hypericum’s relief extends to shooting and radiating pains, as well as symptoms of numbness, neck pain, facial pain, darting lower back that may extend down legs, plus pain from cuts, eruptions or insect bite irritation. If the pains are shooting and more troublesome than seems fitting, your body may be asking for Hypericum to encourage healing, pain-calming relief.Learn More
Helps ease pain symptoms of minor surface injuries or irritations including minor cuts, abrasions, burns, bruises, rashes or insect bites on skin or surface membranes. A typical application for a wash is to dilute 10-20 drops of tincture per half cup of water.
Intended for EXTERNAL USE ONLY. 65% UPS Alcohol base.Learn More
When in the throes of emotional trauma– grief, anger, fear, disappointment..., Ignatia can help the body and mind find clarity and lessen the wearying waves of pain and confusion. Ignatia also helps you ease the wide range of symptoms that can result from turmoil, esp. if the ailment starts with a lump-in-the-throat sensation or brings out much sighing. These other Ignatia symptoms include: colds, congestive headaches, a chilling fever, indigestion with hiccups, cramps, a sinking-in-the-stomach feeling, or occasional sleeplessness. Its symptoms tend to be erratic, feel better for eating and worse with emotional stress, coffee and cold air. Its ability to help the body process emotions is one of Ignatia’s greatest assets.
You know the kind of nausea that simply cannot decide whether to vomit or settle down, and even if it does vomit, the nausea doesn’t let up? Ipecac can help your stomach decide what to do and help the resulting symptoms either way. Ipecac’s applications range from symptoms related to: nausea– empty belching, vomiting, stomach flu, morning sickness, tainted food; fitful coughs with wheezing, and sometimes minor nosebleeds; and sore nauseating headaches. With Ipecac, fresh air might help but heat, food or even the smell of food encourage trouble.
Does your body have trouble breaking down thick, ropy, sticky, yellow, tough, stubborn mucus? This congestion expert can help our bodies figure out how to clean house– relieving symptoms of sinus pain, post nasal drip, pain at the root of the nose, hawking, nasal blockage, gagging coughs, etc. Related nausea, wandering joint pains and frontal migraine-like headache symptoms can enjoy its relief as well. Symptoms feel worse in the morning and in hot weather but better for heat. If mucus suppressants, pollen, or beer are in the picture, that’s more support for Kali bich.Learn More
Pain symptoms that feel sharp, stitching, or cutting can enjoy Kali carb whether in joints, muscles, fingertips, toes, ears, or the soles of the feet. When pain makes your back feel weak, broken or about to give out, it could be asking for this one, as might your ribs with a dry hard night cough. Kali carb’s other complaints include weakness, puffy eyelids and much sweating. Symptoms tend to be worse from 2-4 a.m., and with drafts or cold air and improve with warmth and motion.Learn More
Clearing congestions before white matures to yellow, saves energy and distress– that’s Kali mur’s specialty. Scheussler found potassium chloride important for breaking down white mucus and discharge (fibrin). Thus he states that the remedy version, Kali mur, helps the body cleanse diverse complaints in the ‘white’ phase, i.e., when discharges are white or the tongue has a white coating. Kali mur’s relief covers cold, cough and sinus congestion symptoms marked by white-ish mucus. For skin symptoms with white discharge or spots, it helps the body figure out how to clear up pimples, eruptions and minor cases of thrush (including breastfeeding issues and vaginal thrush). For digestive symptoms with heartburn, acidity, gas, diarrhea and sick headaches, look for that white coating on the tongue.Learn More
Clinically, this remedy’s source, potassium phosphate, is usually given with sodium phosphate, for treating low phosphorus levels. In this case, Scheussler knew he had a substance key to nerve, brain and other cells. Thus he worked with Kali phos to give balancing, revitalizing support when symptoms following injury, illness, stress or sadness include a heavy, yet restless fatigue or physical weakness. When pain results, he used it to relieve symptoms of nervous headaches, backache, low back pains that extend down the thigh, and other pains, plus buzzing noises. On the emotional plane, its symptoms include temper tantrums, occasional sleeplessness, nightmares, hypersensitivity, sadness and gloom.Learn More
According to his Biochemic Theory, Scheussler found that potassium sulphate aids the transfer of oxygen and is important to our skin, mucus membranes and respiratory systems. After working with and proving its remedy, he and other homeopaths credit it for cleansing conditions with yellow mucus or discharge including: symptoms of colds, croupy coughs, sinus or ear congestions, vaginal irritation or diarrhea. Its skin symptoms have a yellowishness as well: yellow flaky dandruff, skin eruptions or itchy rashes. Other symptoms that identify Kali sulph include a yellowish coating on the tongue, sensitivity to heat, shifting minor joint pains, minor wheezy bronchial irritation, and heavy fatigue with a boxed-in feeling. Today, potassium sulphate supplements (not cell salts) are approved for use on low potassium levels.
This women's favorite soothes symptoms from PMS to menopause and in between– hot flashes that move up the body, throbbing headaches, PMS, mood swings, fatigue, occasional sleeplessness, great irritability and/or faintness included. It's especially apt if heat, tight clothing (particularly around the neck) and sometimes touch are intolerable. When left-sided sore throats feel like a splinter is aggravated every time you swallow and often lead into a dry cough and a nasty cold, that's Lachesis, too. Its very varied complaints usually begin at night or on waking and may move from the left side to the right. The individuals who benefit most from Lachesis tend to be intense, excitable, lively and talkative, but can quickly become weary, suspicious and aggressive when out of balance. Alcohol, PMS, morning and suppression of any kind (especially cycles) tend to make everything worse.Learn More
What do puncture wounds, sore feet and yellowed bruises have in common? They all need Ledum’s uncanny ability to help us heal from the deepest point out. It's skin symptoms include minor cuts, lacerations and insect bites, itchy feet and ankles, and red pimples on the forehead, as well as punctures. Ledum also helps weak ankles, repeat sprains and pains in irritated joints that start in the soles of the feet and move upward. If area is cold to the touch and feels better with applied cold, that’s Ledum, i.e. if putting your cold sore feet in cold water sounds appealing, go for it. Please Note: It would be unwise to put off a tetanus shot or professional attention for wounds, no matter what.Learn More
From nervousness and indecision to colds and digestive troubles, this remedy’s range is extensive, esp. for those who worry too much and battle with self confidence (too much and too little). Digestively, Lycopodium symptoms include bloating, acidity, gas, colic and constipation. Its colds and congestions involve yellow mucus, blocked sinuses, dry constant cough, sore throat, minor fever, headaches and/or buzzing ear congestion. It also applies to tearing joint pains and minor stiffness especially in fingers and knees. Other characteristics include fear of change, irritability, obstinacy, stage fright and exam nerves. Worried young boys with low self confidence outside the house and dominance within, often find it very beneficial.Learn More
In what might be Scheussler’s finest hour, he found out how important magnesium phosphate was to muscles. He attributes its success to magnesium’s importance in the connection between nerves and muscles. Thus he made us a remedy that is uncanny for relieving symptoms of cramps, spasms and radiating pains. Mag phos is a fast-acting remedy that benefits symptoms as diverse as leg cramps, muscle spasms and tension, menstrual cramps, fitful coughs, colic and hiccups, as well as backache, pain from low back to right thigh, facial pain, tics, toothache, stabbing headaches and weariness. Anytime symptoms improve with heat and worsen with cold, Mag phos makes a wise choice. Sipping hot water with or just after a dose can speed its action. It can be a welcome companion at the gym or fitness room, too.
As reflected in the source, Mercurius cases are very sensitive to heat, cold and dampness, they tend to catch colds easily or become weary and restless in extreme weather. Its cold symptoms are marked by a very sore throat, raw noses and thick yellow discharge. Mouth problems (sores, a metallic taste and bad breath) and digestive issues (heartburn, slimy diarrhea) often need Merc. Odorous discharges and a thirst for cold drinks, provide keys to identifying Mercurius cases. A mercurial tendency to change one’s mind constantly should always count toward the selection of Merc, as well.Learn More
Selected by the highly respected homeopath, author and instructor, Miranda Castro, the 27 remedies in this kit were chosen for their ability to relieve various stresses and their effects. Worry, work, study, nervous anxiety, disappointment, sadness, homesickness, grief, trauma, etc, plus the headaches and other ailments that stress can lead to can find the relief they need among these remedies. With 27 remedies for the price of 17, its quite a bargain.Learn More
Proven by Hahnemann and re-examined by Scheussler, this salt is credited by its link to salt, sodium chloride, the drying nature of which is both helpful and harmful. Nat mur can help our bodies resolve diverse issues usually with a connection to dryness. Its colds and congestion symptoms may feel dry somewhere even with thickening, but clear, running mucus: sinus pressure, post nasal drip, hay fever, sore throats, cold symptoms. Its skin symptoms include: dryness, flaky skin, cracked lips, sore spots in the mouth after colds. Other physical symptoms may include: blinding headaches, lower backache, constipation. On the emotional plane, dryness becomes idiomatic with poorly circulated stress– suppressed grief, disappointments, haunting memories. Complaints improve with fresh air and deep breathing and worsen with consolation and hormonal changes.Learn More
Scheussler states that sodium sulphate is essential to many vital organs. Its cleansing cell salt eases diverse symptoms, esp. if cold wet weather or damp places are in the picture. Digestive relief includes: nausea, sick headache, sour vomiting, heartburn, indigestion, bitter belching, hiccups, colic, yellow diarrhea and a frequent need to urinate. Its cold/congestion symptoms include: profuse yellow mucus, rattling cough and wheezing. Other indications: emotional changes or headaches following past or recent injuries, joint pain, a brownish coating on tongue, periodic sadness and a craving for fresh warm, dry air.Learn More
The stress of deadlines, tests, mental strain, parties, stimulants, sedatives, etc., can lower vitality, increase susceptibility, and lead to the many symptoms this comprehensive single can relieve, including: occasional sleeplessness, irritability; restless cold or flu with extreme chilliness, suffocating cough and fatigue; digestive complaints with heartburn, gas, vomiting and constipation from fatty food, alcohol, coffee, stress, stomach flu or tainted food; pains including pressing headaches, sore lower backaches, and heavy menstrual pains. Keeping an aggravated state from becoming angry or violent is a Nux trademark.Learn More
While its name means Passion, its effect is peace. This gentle calming remedy can help the body find a solution to occasional sleeplessness in the very young, very old and everyone in between - worriers, workaholics and alcoholics alike. If nervousness, worry and excitement trigger a bursting “top-will-pop-off’ headache, Passiflora can be very soothing. Many books suggest it works best in lower potencies.
There isn’t a cell in the body that does not need some form of Phosphorus; thus this remedy gives us a very comprehensive medicine for symptoms as varied as: the effects of anesthesia; achy cold and flu symptoms with racking violent coughs, raw sore throats, tightness in the chest and vomiting; minor nosebleeds, plus profuse periods, nervous fatigue, occasional sleeplessness and singers’ hoarseness. It can be most useful to fair-skinned, energetic worriers who often over-extend themselves and need regular food and rest. Whether it's the lack of rest or just nature, they typical Phosphorus doesn't just get the sniffles, they cough and wheeze; he doesn't just grow he shoots up; she doesn't just worry, she frets herself until she goes insensitive and indifferent.Learn More
Phytolacca specializes in bringing temporary relief to cold and sinus irritations that involve dark, red, sore throats with shooting pains toward the ear on swallowing; hot tears; one sided nasal and sinus discharge; a dark red tip on the tongue and achiness all over. Phytolacca also relieves minor joint stiffness symptoms with aching heels and shooting pains that ‘fly like electric shocks’. Apathy and dislike of cold damp weather are trademarks.Learn More
As the source, lead, might suggest, Plumbum is a deep acting remedy which is more often requested by homeopaths than enthusiasts. It does however address some self care applications. These symptoms include: a quiet sadness that is worse at night and in foggy weather; pain that radiates everywhere particularly with digestive distress; gassy, colic and constipation with hard dark stools and sometimes periodic vomiting that feels better with hard pressure, rubbing belly and bending double or backwards.Learn More
The cold, flu, sinus and hay fever symptoms Pulsatilla specializes in are marked by mature yellow mucus and often cause stubborn must-sit-up night coughs. Pulsatilla can do the most for lively, affectionate, clingy, moody, sensitive, often blond, children or adults.Learn More
This kit contains 27 essential remedies for every household in a handy nylon carrying case. These 27 remedies cover applications for first aid, injuries, common colds, flu, sinuses, aches, joints, fevers, anxieties, nerves, and much more. This kit comes with a reference insert which offers information for each remedy. As with all our C Kits, it is a great bargain, 27 remedies for less than the price of 15, plus a great case to store these ever replenishable, replaceable vials. A healthy solution to your gift problems and a perfect way to say you care!Learn More
If your joints need to move to ease stiffness the way a rusty gate needs to be exercised to open freely, Rhus could be just what your joints need. Rhus is #1 for helping the body relieve various joint symptoms: stiff achy joints, minor arthritic stiffness, backache and related pains that need gentle motion. Rhus can soothe a range of skin symptoms: blistering itchy rashes, common hives, acne, eye irritations; as well as symptoms of tickling coughs, restlessness, nervous fatigue and headaches. Rhus applies best when symptoms improve with heat and motion and worsen at night, while sitting still, and in damp cold weather.Learn More
Next time you sprain or strain your ankle, wrist, back or even eyes, ease your symptoms with this classic and your tendons will thank you. Effects of sprains, bruises and any complaint involving cartilage, tendons, etc., can benefit from this remedy’s healing, stabilizing support. It is also invaluable for eye strain headaches, lower back and leg pain, plus symptoms due to repetitive use injuries including weakened joints, tennis elbow, trick knee and carpal tunnel. Sore aching with restlessness, is typically Ruta. In general, Ruta’s pains improve with warmth and worsen with cold, dampness and wind. In short, Ruta is a must in the kit of every athlete, dancer, typist, waitress, computer viewer, walker, stumbler, etc.Learn More
Specializing in symptoms of ‘irritability in the genito-urinary organs’, Saw relieves minor urinary irritation, nighttime leaking, etc., in men and women. Its other symptoms include: stress headaches, minor swellings, anxious thoughts on going to sleep and an angry dislike of sympathy. Its symptoms tend to feel better after rest and worse in cold damp weather or with motion. Professional guidance is highly advised for urinary and glandular applications.Learn More
When temperaments can fluctuate from energetic and excitable, to extremely sluggish and indifferent, you might look up this remedy. Its many symptom options include nervous fatigue, occasional sleeplessness, headaches, low back pain, sweating fever, stomach distress from smoking, ‘ball in the anus’ constipation and urinary applications. In women, Sepia relieves symptoms related to: minor vaginal irritation (dryness, thrush), menopause, heavy periods with a ‘bearing down sensation’, hot flashes and PMS, etc., especially if marked by irritability and indifference. Sepia can help both sexes with ‘never well since puberty’ complaints.Learn More
Silicon dioxide? It is actually quartz and is just as important to our skin, nails and structural make up as it is for plant stems and trees to stand upright. On studying the cell salt Silica, the cell salts' founder, Dr. W. H. Scheussler found it helps the body expel or root out congestions and irritants, especially in weakened tissues or individuals. In skin applications, Silica helps the body eliminate splinters, acne, eruptions, corns and fungus issues such as athlete’s foot. For other systems, Silica helps efforts to cleanse sore throats, mature coughs, sinus and ear congestion as well as constipation and diarrhea. Other diverse symptoms that indicate its use include: pale skin, nervous irritability, timidity, fatigue, a lack of vital heat; weakness in ankles, skin, hair and nails; a tendency to feel better with warmth and much worse in a cold draft.Learn More
This pain specialist has an affinity for symptoms involving what’s known as ‘the fifth nerve’. This accounts for Spigelia’s ability to relieve forehead-to-temple headaches extending to the eyes, and pains specific to the eyes and their movement as well as certain stiff joint pains. Its hot, needle-like, radiating pains improve with rest, warmth and applied cold. Its pains grow worse with touch, noise, jarring motion and sun. Spigelia can do the most for serious, responsible, weakened individuals with much pain.Learn More
This rather singular remedy is ideal for certain cough symptoms when dryness is very aggravating. Spongia can bring great relief to dry mucus membranes from the mouth to the trachea, that leads to dry, barking, croupy coughs with intense spasmodic hacking, sore throats with a burning sensation, hoarseness, difficult breathing and eventually, heavy fatigue. Spongia conditions improve with humidity, a hot shower and warm food and drink; they worsen with dry, cold wind and exertion. Spongia can do the most for defiant and high-spirited people who sleep into their aggravations, so they feel worse in the morning.
This comprehensive single helps the body reduce certain pain symptoms and speeds healing of cuts and lacerations. It relieves the effects of cuts due to injury, surgery or childbirth, or pain symptoms following needles, dental work, stings, etc., esp. if pains feel too painful and provoke anger or humiliation. Also relieves symptoms of frontal headaches, low back pain that may extend to thigh, plus minor urinary irritations. Those who can benefit most are sentimental, conscientious individuals who suppress emotions, are sensitive to pain, rudeness and injustice. They avoid quarrels, but can become irritable and angry.Learn More
Though often characterized as the remedy for absent-minded, sloppy, bath-hating philosophers, or the children who never stops asking ‘Why?’, Sulphur covers the gamut of ailments head to toe. Its range of, often smelly, symptoms include: dry, scaly, itchy skin that suppurates easily; feverish, sweaty colds with yellow mucus, suffocating coughs and congested ears; indigestion with odorous flatulence and a.m. diarrhea. Other symptoms include: headaches that feel constricted, hot and full with bursting pain; unrefreshing sleep that causes fatigue. Sulphur can do the most for a range of people who care little about cleanliness, may become idle with stress or boredom, and are prone to asking “why” (esp. children). Sulphur is known to bring things to the surface and has a strange ability to help when the right remedy isn’t working as it should.
30C kit designed to fill the basic needs of homeopathy students and enthusiasts by the much honored and devoted instructor, writer and practitioner, Stephen Messer, ND, DHANP. The kit contains 27 essential single remedies containing 160 pellets in 30c potency, all neatly packed in a convenient 3-fold nylon case. All remedies are replaceable and interchangeable with our standard 30C and 200C remedies. With 27 remedies for the price of 17, it's a great bargain.Learn More
This fascinating single is best known for its ability to treat skin symptoms which include warts, oily skin, dry skin, sensitive or itchy eruptions, nail fungus and hemorrhoids. Its symptomatic relief extends to vicious headaches with pain at root of the nose; nausea, gas, constipation, pain after eating, colicky constipation and morning diarrhea; and colds with hacking coughs. The individuals who get the most from Thuja have oily skin, feel very frail, are not keen on cleanliness, and may project a feeling of incompetence. Thuja is also available in an ointment and tincture form.Learn More
You can turn to this soothing remedy for a range of pain with itching, stinging skin symptoms with a burning sensation, whether related to minor burns, scalds, rashes, prickly heat, stings, hives or other rash-like eruptions. If skin or other symptoms alternate with or accompany stiff joint pain and other pains, Urtica can prove very healing, especially if symptoms are aggravated by cold air or cold water. If shell fish is in the picture, Urtica helps gastric complaints as well.Learn More
As an effective general remedy for gastric symptoms, including bouts of violent, fatiguing diarrhea with burning sensations, chills and possible vomiting, Veratrum has secured a place in household kits, but for certain individuals its healing extends much deeper. One dominant symptom to look for is coldness. Its fatigue has cold breath, cold sweat, chills and oddly enough a thirst for ice cold drinks. Chilliness marks its deep hollow cough and sick headaches as well. In women, it can ease nauseating, cramping, profuse periods with coldness. Ambitious, persistent, often angry, individuals can reap its deepest benefits, especially if loss of social position or stress threatens physical or emotional stability.