Common Name: Jatropha, Purging Nut
Causes & Symptoms for Jatropha Curcas
- Anxiety, with burning in the stomach and coldness of the body.
- Sudden desire for stool.
- Water is almost immediately vomited.
- Cramps are predominant, gripping cutting pains, sensation as if balls were rolling together in abdomen.
Mind and Head
Anxiety, great general prostration of strength, indifference to pain.
Heat and heaviness of the head is relieved with this remedy.
Headache, with nausea and vomiting aggravated in the morning indicates Jatropha.
Violent pressing pain in the temples.
Eyes, ear, nose
Twitching of the left upper eyelid. Itching and smarting of margins of lids is relieved with this remedy.
Burning in the ears, with heat in the head.
Itching of the nose while eating, Ulcers in the nose indicates Jatropha
Mouth and Throat
Painful cracked lips.
Numbness of the tongue, with heat and dryness of the mouth.
Dryness of the throat indicates Jatropha.
Stomach and abdomen
Violent, irresistible thirst, when drinking cold water. Vomiting of large quantities with spasmodically contracting pains in the stomach indicates Jatropha.
Heat and burning in the stomach at the same time watery diarrhoea.
The abdomen is swollen and is sore to the touch. Rumbling in the abdomen, with colic.
The vomiting, evacuations are thick, albuminous, lumpy.
Stool and Anus
Urgent gushing stools, Sudden desire for stool, and constant noise of liquids in abdomen, especially left side
Stitches in anus and rectum indicates Jatropha.
Frequent desire to urinate.
Drawing in genitals, extending along inner side right thigh to navel indicates Jatropha
Neck and Back
Stiffness of the muscles on the forehead and neck.
Cramps in the muscles of the upper arms and calves of legs, the heels are very sensitive when walking on them.
Tingling in the toes, pain in the limbs and joints indicates Jatropha.
Irritation and pimples of the skin.
Coldness of the whole body, better, by placing hands in cold water.
Prostration, with frequent and weak pulse, worse by slightest exertion.
Itching between fingers, in palms, between toes in bed at night, first worse then better by rubbing.
Side effects of Jatropha Curcas
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 Jatropha Curcas
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 Jatropha Curcas
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.