Common Name: Iodide of Iron
Causes & Symptoms for Ferrum iodatum
- Glandular enlargement, worms, body emaciated. Anemia.
- Food seems to push up to throat as if it has not been swallowed.
- Lancinating or cutting pains are noted in eyes, ears, and root of nose to occiput.
- Stuffed feeling in abdomen as if she could not lean forward, enlarged spleen.
Mind and Head
Anxiety and aversion to company, dullness of mind and concentration difficult worse when reading
Headache, a confused sensation with heaviness, worse in warm room indicates this remedy.
Sharp pain from below eye up through head to vertex. Restless at night; starting from sleep. Stupefaction. Weeping. Vertigo while walking.
Eyes, ear, nose
Painful lancinations in eyes and ears. Inflammation of the conjunctiva, with copious pus when forcibly opened.
Noises in the ears; humming, ringing, roaring, hearing impaired indicates Ferrum iodatum.
Nose swollen with ulcers and crusts inside. Fluent coryza, worse in the morning, with copious mucus from larynx.
Mouth and Throat
Violent tickling and scraping in throat, Swollen cervical glands.
Dryness of mouth and throat. Tickling and scraping throat and larynx
Burning pain and prickling and swelling of mucous membrane. Bleeding gums
Stomach and abdomen
Eructations, nausea, and vomiting. Distension of abdomen after food or drink.
Pain in stomach; after eating; burning; cramping, after eating indicates Ferrum Iodatum.
Stool and Anus
Constriction of anus, difficult stool, ineffectual straining indicates Ferrum Iodatum.
Stitching during hard stool; tenesmus; urging after stool; stool bloody.
Peculiar feeling in rectum and anus as if something twisted and turned about in circle
Sweet-smelling urine appears to be a leading symptoms
Difficulty in retaining urine. Incontinence in anemic children.
Acute nephritis following eruptive diseases. Urination frequent, involuntary, with tenesmus.
Relaxed scrotum. Seminal emissions. Bearing down feeling in the pelvis.
Menses suppressed or scanty,Pain in abdomen during menses; in hypochondria; in inguinal region.
Itching and soreness of vulva and vagina. Pain in the back during menses
Stitching pain in back Stiffness in back on rising from bed.
Flushes of heat; internal heat, with chill.
Neck and Back
Albuminuria with edema, in hard drinkers, Dull pain in back on each side about six inches above kidneys
Sides of neck sore when touched or on moving.
Heat of hands; heaviness of limbs lower limbs; of feet, Restless feet
Numbness of fingers, legs, feet. Painful drawing in tendons and back of right hand and left foot
Drawing pain in lower limbs; in the thighs; in tendons of back of right hand and left foot.
Weakness of limbs, of lower limbs. Trembling and weakness in limbs on using hands and on walking.
Eczema and vesicles on the face, short-lasting eruptions like urticaria, eczema, and lichen
Crops of boils. The skin burns or is cold; jaundiced; liver spots. Dry skin. Urticaria. Swollen skin.
Motion and walking worse Most symptoms are worse at night, and in the morning.
Warmth worse, open air better, touch worse indicates Ferrum iodatum.
Side effects of Ferrum iodatum
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 Ferrum iodatum
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 Ferrum iodatum
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.