Nux vomica


NUX VOMICA

 (POISON NUT) - NUX VOMI


Introduction:-

         Nux vomica is very useful drug for those people who ruin their health due to mislead by someone. Besides it, this drug also proves as very beneficial for such people who have mental symptoms as showing of anger even on little topic and jealous natured.

Use of Nux vomica drug in various symptoms:  -

Symptoms associated with Mind or Mood: -

       If the patient has symptoms as- irritable natured, improper talking to others, photophobia (a fear from light), scared looking by touch, difficulty in time passing, trying to hurt others, evil of others all the time, etc., the use of Nux vomica drug is very beneficial in such symptoms.

Head-related symptoms: -

         Nux vomica proves as very effective drug in symptoms as- pain in the rear of the head, feeling of pain in the upper portion of the eyes, dizziness due to head movement, fainting all the times, aggravation in pain by mental work, taking stimulant things, taking coffee and in opened air in the morning, stinging pain in the upper portion of the head, pain due to blood accumulation in the head, beginning of headache in bright sunlight and feeling of head pain after taking meal.  

Eyes-related symptoms: -

         The use of Nux vomica is very beneficial in the symptoms of photophobia, lancinating pain inside the eyes corners, lachrymation (watering eyes), neuralgia of the lower portion of the eyes, inflammation of the eye nerves by taking stimulant things, partial paralysis of the eyes muscles, palpitation in the orbits that aggravates in the rear of the head and inflammation of eyes nerves. 

Ears-related Symptoms: -

         The use of Nux vomica drug proves as very beneficial in the symptoms of itching from eustachian tube to the ear, dry and delicate ear tube, aggravation in ear pain while sleeping, hypersensitivity in the ears nerves and ear pain caused by loud noise.  

Nasal Symptoms: -

         If the patient has symptoms as- chocked nose while sleeping, chocked nose due to cold air, suffocation, fainting due to smelling a savor, nose running due to cold and catarrh, nose bleeding in the morning, sharp secretion during chocked nose, etc., the use of Nux vomica drug is very beneficial in these symptoms.

Symptoms associated with Respiration: -

         The use of Nux vomica drug is beneficial in the symptoms of cough that generates nerves depression, beginning of cough after body warmth by lying down on the bed, coming from outside followed by taking bath, attack of cough due to living in cold air, beginning of cough after taking meals or taking something, cough of pregnant, etc.

Symptoms related to the mouth: -

         The use of Nux vomica drug is very beneficial in the symptoms of shrunken jaw, presence of small blisters inside the mouth, blood discharging with saliva, presentation of thick crust in the rear of the tongue while frontier is quite clear, toothache that aggravates by taking beverages, gums swelling, etc.

Throat related symptoms:  -

         If the patient has symptoms as- throat sough after getting up in the morning, feeling of scratching inside the throat, shrunken pharynx, tonsillitis, stinging pain in the ear, etc., the use of Nux vomica drug is beneficial.

Symptoms related to the stomach: -

         The use of Nux vomica drug is very useful in cases as- sour mouth, retching after taking breakfast, feeling of stomach heaviness with pain, flatulence, excessive salivation, bitter and sour belching, retching with vomiting, excessive yawning, fast appetite, desired of taking excitable products, indigestion due to taking coffee and feeling of vomiting while vomit is absence. 

Symptoms associated with Male: -

         The use of Nux vomica drug is beneficial in these symptoms as- sudden excitement for sex, lack of sperm due to over involvement in sexual intercoarse, disease occurring due to it, shrunken testis with pain, swollen testis, emission, back pain, spinal burning and weakness with irritability in the patient.  

Symptoms associated with Female:  -

         The use of Nux vomica drug is very useful in the symptoms of early menses and staying for a long period, scratched uterus, painful menses, pain in the sacrum, desire for excretion, frequent urination, fast excitement for sex, feeling of faeces excretion during bloody leucorrhoea (water discharging from vagina) and abort labor-pain that is moved to the rectum. 

Symptoms related to the Back:  -

         If the patient has symptoms as- intense backache, feeling of spinal burning that aggravates between 3:00 to 4:00 o’clock at night, neuralgia of cervical region that increases by touch, has to sit for changing side at night, crushed pain below the scapula and feeling of pain by sitting, the use of Nux vomica drug is beneficial.   

Symptoms associated with the external body parts: -

         If the patient suffers from numbness in the arms, partial paralysis of the arms with jerking, feeling of paralysis due to legs numbness, burning in the calves and soles, crackling in the knees when walk, inability to walk properly and feeling of sudden weakness in the feet and arms in the morning, etc., use of Nux vomica drug is very useful in these symptoms. 

Symptoms associated with sleep: -

         Taking Nux vomica drug provides solace in the symptoms of sleepiness, feeling of despairing after getting up in the morning, sensation of hard labor and business dreams after sleeping and feeling of relief after sleep.  

Symptoms associated with Fever: -

         If the patient feels coldness in the symptoms of fever as well as patient has also other symptoms as- nails cyanosis due to coldness, feeling of shattered body, occasionally feeling of too cold while sometimes very hot during fever and sour perspiration from one side of the body, etc., use of Nux vomica is very beneficial in these symptoms.

Symptoms associated with skin: -

         The patient feels burning sensation in the body during skin diseases especially burning on the face although he can’t live without taking clothes. Moreover, patient also suffers from facial acnes, eruption of red small pimples on the skin and Chhapaki due to stomach disorders. The use of Nux vomica drug proves as very effective in such symptoms.

Aggravation: -

         Symptoms are aggravated by doing mental labor, in the morning, after taking meals or over meal, by movement, touch, in open air, dry weather, by noise, anger, sharp spices, and in the cold air. 

Amelioration: -

         Symptoms are ameliorated in the evening, by living stable, lying down and in wet weather.

Complementary: -

         Sulphur and Sepia.

Inimical drugs: -

         Zinc.

Comparison:  -

         Nux vomica can be compared with  Kali-carbonicum, Hydra, Bryonia, Stricunia, Lycopodium, Graphites, etc. 

Anti-miasmatic medicines:  -

         Caffe, Ignatia, Coccus, etc. are used to remove the bad effects of Nux vomica.

Dose:  -

         Nux vomica should be used from 1st to 3rd and higher potency for curing diseases.

Note: -

         If Nux vomica is used in the evening, it acts better.