Tincture of fresh root gathered at time of flowering.
Common Name: Cow-bane, Water Hemlock
Causes & Symptoms for Cicuta virosa
- It is one of the best remedies for convulsions during dentition or worms in children. Also for excessive and violent convulsions.
- Cicuta virosa is a good remedy for the effects of concussion of the brain or spine, if spasms are in the train of chronic effects therefrom
- Pustules which run together, forming thick, yellow scabs on face, head and other parts of the body is relieved with Cicuta.
- Twitching and spasmodic jerks are a keynote of Cicuta Virosa.
Mind and Head
Cicuta virosa is indicated for prostration that follows the convulsive attacks, with sudden rigidity, then jerks and violent distortions.
Mania, with dancing, laughing, and ridiculous gestures, want of confidence in and dread of man with disposition to be frightened.
Congestion of the brain with vomiting and purging. Giddiness, with falling forward is relieved with Cicuta virosa.
Affections of the brain, from concussion of the brain. Severe headache in occiput, like a dull pressure, as with coryza.
Suppurating eruptions on the scalp, with burning pain is relieved with Cicuta.
Eyes, ear, nose
Nocturnal agglutination of the eyelids. Burning pain in the eyes.
Purulent eruption before, behind, and on the ears is relived with Cicuta virosa.
Scabs in the nostrils. Obstruction of the nose, with abundant secretion of mucus. Frequent sneezing, without coryza.
Mouth and Throat
Swelling of the tongue, white, painful, burning ulcers on the edges of the tongue indicates Cicuta Virosa.
Inability to swallow, the throat is, as it were, closed, and feels bruised when touched externally
Stomach and Abdomen
Vomiting, alternately with tonic spasms in the muscles of the chest, and convulsive movements of the eyes
Pulsative pains in the epigastric, Swelling and throbbing in the pit of the stomach is relieved with Cicuta Virosa.
Burning pressure on the stomach and abdomen.
Distension and painfulness of the abdomen, pain, as from ulceration in the groins.
Stool and Anus
Itching in the rectum, with burning pain after friction. Constipation with too frequent evacuations indicates Cicuta virosa.
Frequent micturition, the urine is propelled with great force.
Retention of urine is relieved with Cicuta Virosa.
Male and female complaints
Sore drawing pain in urethra, Testes drawn up.
Menses delayed, Tearing and drawing in coccyx during menses.
Mammary gland swellings is relieved with Cicuta Virosa.
Burning itching over the whole body is relieved with Cicuta Virosa.
Long-lasting purulent eruptions, confluent, forming thick yellow crusts, with burning pain.
Extreme trembling of the hands. Tearing jerking in coccyx. Startings and convulsive movements, in the arms and in the fingers.
Painful stiffness of the legs when walking is relieved with Cicuta Virosa.
Bending the head backward opisthotonos
Violent spasms, moans and howls, great agitation, Tremor when touched.
Eruptions are mostly found in the head and face.
Strictures after inflammation is indication for Cicuta virosa.
Side effects of Cicuta virosa
There are no such side effects. But every medicine should be taken following the rules as given.
It is safe to take the medicine even if you are on other mode of medication like allopathy medicines, ayurvedic etc.
Homeopathic medicines never interfere with the action of other medicines.
Dosage and rules while taking Cicuta virosa
Take 5 drops in half cup of water three times a day.
You can also medicate the globules and take 3 times a day or as prescribed by the physician.
We recommend you to take under physicians guidance.
Precautions while taking Cicuta virosa
Always keep a gap of 15 minutes before or after meals when you take medicine.
If pregnant or breastfeeding, ask a homeopathic practitioner before use.
Avoid eating tobacco or drinking alcohol during the course of medication.
Terms and Conditions
Homeopathic products have several uses and should be taken on the basis of symptom similarity. Results may vary depending upon the conditions.