Also known as
Common Name: Spirit-weed
Causes & Symptoms for Lachnanthes Tinctoria
- Lachnanthes Tinctoria helps in conditions like chilliness in back, rheumatism and headache.
- There is chilliness between the shoulder blades and pain and stiffness in back.
- It is also useful for rheumatism of neck when there is pain and stiffness of neck and pain in neck as if dislocated and the neck is drawn over to one side in sore throat.
- Lachnanthes Tinctoria also helps in right sided pain extending to the jaw and head feels enlarged.
- Headache is worse from least noise and scalp is painful and sore as if hair was standing on end. Bridge of the nose feels as if pinched.
- Head, chest and circulation are affected. Bridge of nose as if pinched.
- It is a remedy for torticollis, rheumatic symptoms about neck. Tuberculosis-light-complexioned people. Early stages, and established chest cases, with much coldness.
Restlessness, tosses about (during perspiration).
Ill-humored and sleepy.
Lachnanthes Tinctoria is indicated in complaint of Giddiness in the head, with sensation of heat in chest and around heart, and perspiration.
It relieves Dull headache and pressing in forehead.
Sensation as if the vertex were enlarged and were driven upward.
Scalp very painful to touch.
Obscuration of sight, could not see in evening, as if a cloud were before the eyes indicates Lachnanthes Tinctoria.
Pressing in eyes as from dust, with secretion of white mucus.
Secretion of white mucus from eyes is checked by Lachnanthes Tinctoria.
Sensation of twitching in upper eyelids, worse when closing them.
Pain in all the teeth when eating or drinking warm things.
All the teeth feel loose and too long, worse in bed.
Saliva of tough mucus.
Swelling and tension of the lips.
Sensation if the mouth were sore and thick.
Great dryness in throat, especially on awaking during the night, with much coughing.
Sore throat, with short cough is relieved by it.
When swallowing, itching (in a small spot) is relieved.
Sensation of swelling in pharynx, with stiffness of neck, and head drawn to one side.
In pit of stomach, beating as from a pulse, as if a hammer were beating on an ulcerated spot.
Fullness in pit of stomach.
Rolling of wind in abdomen, and discharge of flatulency.
Sensation of heat through abdomen.
Stool and Anus
Frequent stool, passes much wind.
Frequent unsuccessful desire to evacuate.
Continuous stitch in rectum.
Pressure on bladder while urinating.
Male Sexual Organs
Violent burning in left half of the scrotum, drawing toward right side.
Tinging and itching of scrotum is relieved.
Perspiration and itching of scrotum and penis.
Female Sexual Organs
Menses too early, blood viscid, mixed with mucus.
During menses, sensation of distension of abdomen, it feels as if it were boiling.
Menstrual blood profuse, bright red.
Lachnanthes Tinctoria relieves dry Cough, as if it came from larynx (with sore throat), expectoration streaked with blood, with severe pain in chest.
Cough worse in bed and after sleeping.
Feels hot and oppressed in chest, with gentle perspiration all over.
Neck and Back
Lachnanthes Tinctoria is indicated in Stiffness and pain in neck, extending over whole head down to the nose, and sensation as if nostrils were pinched together.
Sensation between the shoulder-blades as if wet with cold perspiration, the skin being dry and cool.
Burning in region of left kidney, extending towards right side.
Tearing from the shoulder, extending to finger-joints is relieved.
Thumb and index-finger feel as if sprained.
Burning of palms and soles.
Small pimples around left gluteus muscle, which discharge a watery fluid when scratched open.
Burning stinging in, above, or below the knee-pan.
Tingling in both lower limbs and feet, worse in heat.
Burning in feet, Cramps in the feet (during night) is relieved.
Sensation in skin as if an eruption would appear.
Pimples appears here and there, containing a watery fluid.
Itching and burning in the skin all night, worse after scratching is relieved by Lachnanthes Tinctoria.
Side effects of Lachnanthes Tinctoria
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 Lachnanthes Tinctoria
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 Lachnanthes Tinctoria
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.