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
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.
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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
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.
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.
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
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.
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
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
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
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
This head-clearing assistant stimulates the body’s natural decongestants and histamines to clear our sinuses, throats and noses of stubborn mucus due to allergies, hay fever, colds or congestions. Its relief extends to bursting catarrhal headache pain, stubborn coughs, gagging mucus, and eye, nose and throat irritation.Learn More
Whether overheated by the effort to fight a cold or flu or by a hot sunny day, this remedy offers support to the body’s own cooling potential and helps reduce heat symptoms. Its range of relief includes symptoms that occur suddenly or develop slowly, these include: body aches, headaches, chills, nausea, flushing, throbbing, restlessness, temporary dizziness and fatigue. This formula can bring natural relief to symptoms of minor fevers and irritations, but if fevers run high or last too long, professional guidance is advised.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
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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!
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
Two fundamental cell salts combine with classic singles to relieve a range of pain symptoms including: headaches, body aches (even with flu), backaches, minor joint pains, minor arthritis, injuries, cramps and pains that radiate, dart around, throb or ache in place. Dr. Wise’s Pain tablets pack the stars of first aid plus ongoing support and relief remedies.Learn More
Eye Doctor recommended Similasan Computer Eye ReliefTM eye drops stimulate the eye’s natural ability to relieve eye strain symptoms due to intense computer work, TV, reading, writing or driving at night. Applications include relief of tired, aching eyes, redness and irritation of the conjunctiva, blurry and double vision, minor occasional eyelid twitchings and hypersensitivity to light.Learn More
This formula works fast to relieve migraine headache pain symptoms without aspirin, caffeine or sedatives. Just 100%, non-drowsy natural relief. Its ingredients apply to a wide range of headache pains including bursting, pressing, even nauseating pains.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
Success stories keep coming in about this combination! Its highly specialized formula applies to many very vexing migraine pain symptoms. Dr. Luyties carefully selected its homeopathic ingredients to relieve diverse sensations including pressing, pulsating, bursting and nauseating pains, without groggy side effects or risk of habituation. Its migraine relief applies whether symptoms are better for motion or worse for motion, better for rest or worse for rest, sensitive to light, noises, odors, help, etc. It's simply a well-rounded companion to headache sufferers.
FYI: Migraines always deserve professional guidance and diagnosis.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
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
A traditional, natural formula for the relief of head pain symptoms related to stress, strain or illness. It applies to either right or left sided headaches and pains that extend to the base of the neck. Homeopathy works to stimulate your body’s natural healing response to relieve symptoms. Hyland’s Headache is safe for adults and children and can be used in conjunction with other medications.
When nerves are taxed by stress, nervousness, grief or the weight of gloomy sadness, this unique formula offers a gentle lift and calming relief. Its applications cover a range of stress response symptoms both emotional and physical. This includes a pessimistic or gloomy sadness, anger, agitation and anticipation jitters (exam or public performance stress), as well as drowsiness or mental dullness, tension, occasional sleeplessness, indigestion, headaches and fatigue.
This very versatile combination blends four of the most comprehensive remedies for relieving headache, flu, stomach flu, cough, nausea, vomiting, hangovers, occasional sleeplessness, and stress-related symptoms. Whether in the thoes of misery or in the recovery stage, this unique formula offers calming, stabilizing support without any risk of interference with other medicines or groggy side effects. Overall, this is a very convenient formula to have on hand whenever life is a little over-whelming. All of these singles remedies are available individually as well.Learn More
Headaches come in many patterns and qualities. Fortunately, so do the headache symptoms listed among
this remedy’s applications. Its calming relief extends to sudden fierce headaches as well as slow moving, heavy headaches with a variety of pain symptoms including pulsating, throbbing, bursting, shooting, pressing and nauseating headaches. The causes listed among its applications are varied as well including stress, mental strain, gastric upset, alcohol, PMS, growth or fatigue. Add that it is natural, non habit forming and safe with other medicines, including aspirin, and the choice to try #33 is simple.