Iodum


IODUM

 (IODINE) - (IOD)


Introduction:

Iodum is used to cure various diseases. This drug is used to cure the problem of metabolism that means correct action of digestion, body doesn’t get nutrition in spite of having good diet and weakness. Besides them, excess hunger, excessive thirst and weakness, and more tiredness and sweating due to hard work etc. This drug is also used to alleviate symptoms as weakness, dark complexion, excess hunger, enlargement of the lymphatic glands, signs related to decay, etc.  

This drug acts especially on the glandular structure, respiratory tube and circulatory systems. This drug collects the white cells that are present in the blood and increases life force which fight against diseases as the result of it, bacteria are destroyed which cause diseases. This drug should be prescribed in signs as lead poisoning, shivering in the body, desire for cold air, etc. 

This drug should be prescribed if the patient has problems of anxiety caused by burning sensation for a long time. This drug acts on the swelling of the joints and tissue joints. This drug is used to cure plague, goitre, abnormal vasoconstriction, capillary congestion, bleeding, disorders related to nutrition, etc.

This drug should be prescribed if chronic symptoms of diseases are found in numerous forms in the patient caused by slow organic process. This drug destroys bacteria that cause diseases.

This drug should be used in symptoms as all the acute catarrh of the mucus membranes, weakness in the body in spite of having good diet, dryness of the glands, numerous decay diseases and tonsil, pneumonia, iodine disease that is thermal, desire for cold atmosphere, weakness, panting due to climbing high, swelling of the glands, etc. besides them, mother tincture of this drug should be applied and drug should be taken in the problem of snake bite.

Use of this drug in the symptoms of different body parts:

Mental symptoms:

Few symptoms begin to arise due to mental disorders like irritation, patient has inferiority complex about himself due to keeping silence, patient doesn’t care about his future and he keeps brooding in his work and other mental thoughts, patient wants to go away from his circle and desired of commit violence and kill some one, poor memory, afraid to go a new location, insanity, desire for committing suicide, etc. This drug should be prescribed in such symptoms.

Symptoms related to the head:

This drug should be used if the patient has problems of headache and burning in the head, fast attack in the head by blood, and feeling as if the head has been bandaged tightly, giddiness that aggravates by bending the head and entering in a room, and old age symptom as fast attack of blood in the head, etc.

Symptoms related to the eyes:

This drug should be used if the patient has symptoms as over tearing from the eyes, pain in the eyes and dilatation of the pupil, feeling as if the eyeballs are constantly moving around, swelling of the eyes cells that bring tears, etc.

Nasal symptoms:

This drug is used in nasal symptoms as sneezing, dry catarrh, catarrh secretion in open air, unaccepted fever, warm catarrh secretion from the nose and high temperature of the body, pain in the front portion of the nose and pain in the nose root, chocked nose, wounds on the body, inability to trace smell, nose bleeding due to blood pressure, etc.

Symptoms related to the Respiratory systems:

This drug should be taken in symptoms as throat hoarseness, feeling rawness and tickling in the throat, cough problem due to tickling of the throat, pain in the larynx, intensive pain due to swelling of the larynx and roughness in the throat that aggravates by cough, etc.

This drug should be prescribed in symptoms as high fever in the right side of the body and pneumonia, difficulty in breathing, blood coming with mucus, feeling dry warmth in the body and feeling cold in the external body parts, high heartbeat, pneumonia, liver enlargement, patient doesn’t feel pain in spite of intensive trouble in the liver and disease aggravate by hot, etc.

This drug should be prescribed in symptoms as throat tumours, whooping cough of the children, difficulty while inhaling, dry coughing in the morning due to larynx tickling, difficulty in breathing while coughing, bring out sough voice from the throat, cold moves towards the respiratory pipe from the head due to cold,  feeling weakness around the chest, high heartbeat and tiredness by doing little work too, empyemia, feeling tickling in the chest, the cough of iodine that aggravates by living in a room, by hot, rain and lying on the back etc. This drug acts rapidly on diseases related to the respiratory systems.

Symptoms related to the heart:

This drug should be prescribed if the patient feels shivering and pain around his heart and feels as if his heart is being squeezed by a hard object, weakness, unconsciousness, low heartbeat and tachycardia etc.

Symptoms related to the mouth:

This drug should be used in symptoms as bleeding from the gums due to looseness of it, excess saliva with offensive secretion, offensive smell of mouth blisters, the enlargement of the throat tonsil, offensive saliva, thick crust on the tongue etc.

Symptoms related to the throat:

This drug should be prescribed in symptoms as feeling contraction in the throat, deafness caused by ear disease, feeling contraction in throat as well as throat swelling and swelling of the maxillary glands etc.

Symptoms related to the stomach:

This drug should be taken in symptoms as burning sensation of the stomach, excess hunger and appetite, dry belching, feeling as if eaten food has converted into gas, if the patient doesn’t eat, he becomes restless and excited, and weakness of the body in spite of having good diet etc. This drug checks digestive functions and alleviates gastric symptoms.

Symptoms related to the abdomen:

This drug should be used in symptoms as intensive pain in the liver and spleen, stomachache, stomach bloating, jaundice, enlargement of the bowel glands, disease of the pancreas and pricking pain in the stomach etc.  

Symptoms related to skin:

This drug is very beneficial to alleviate symptoms as dryness, warmness, yellowness and shrinking of the skin, enlargement of the skin glands, bubo on the skin and water in the skin due to heart diseases etc.

Symptoms related to stool:

This drug should be used if the patient has symptoms as blood letting while excretion, and a white, foamy and fatty substance coming with motions, difficulty in excretion due to suppressed stools and patient gets relief by taking cold milk etc.     

Symptoms related to fever:

This drug should be used in symptoms as burning sensation in the entire body, nervousness due to sever fever, excess sweating with drying blood and cheek redness etc.

Urinary symptoms:

This drug should be used in symptoms as frequent urination, and urination in large volume, dark yellow, green and thick urine and greasy substance secretion with a poignant urination like acid etc.

This drug should be used in symptoms as black eyes and hair (of the pneumonia patient), tumour, weakness, stinging pain, sensation of choked mucus in the lungs that is neither coming out nor drying up, weakness in spite of having good diet and patient comes down with weakness day by day etc.

Symptoms related to goitre:

Iodum is used for black hair patient who has problem of goitre and Bromium is used for brown hair patient who has problem of goitre. 

Symptoms related to male diseases:

This drug is used to alleviate symptoms as hardness and swelling of the testicles, and hydrocele, testicles dryness and lack of sexual vigour etc.

Gynaecology symptoms:

This drug should be prescribed in gynaecology symptoms as weakness due to menstruations, irregularity of menstruations, bleeding from the uterus membrane, swelling of the ovary, stinging pain, contraction of the breasts glands, tumour on the breasts skin, and greasy, thick and intensive leucorrhoea secretion like acid from the vagina which could make hole in the clothes and stinging pain in the right part of the ovary etc.

This drug should be prescribed in symptoms as burning sensation in the joints, pain in the bones at night, white colour swelling in the joints, rheumatic symptoms, rheumatism of the neck joints and upper part of neck, becoming hand and feet cold, offensive sweating from the leg, inflammation of the artery, rheumatic pain, pain in the joints which aggravates at night and feeling constricting in it etc.        

Aggravation:

Disease aggravates by walking, covering the head and putting something on it etc.

Amelioration:

Patient gets relief by exposing to cold air on the affected parts and washing with cold water etc.

Supplementary:

Lycopodium and Badiaga are the supplementary drugs of Iodum.

Dosage:

3rd to 30th potency of this drug is used.  Raw stuff may be used in case of using this drug as solution.

Besides it, taking 10 drops of a remedy thrice a day that is prepared by mixing iodised solution of potassium Iodetum with 28 millilitres of water, and 2.08 grams potash and 0.26 grams Iodine together destroys stomach worms and throws them out.