Homeopathy 4 Health

The alternative medical modality of holistic, natural,

safe, individualised, side-effect-free and affordable health care

Hermes once separated two serpents entwined in mortal combat to bring about peace. These serpents were later included in the medical Caduceus as a sign of wellbeing.



















site stats

You are viewing: Homeopathics - Arsenicum-alb - Contemporary - Level 3
to Homeopathics - Arsenicum-alb - Level 2

Logo Hpathy

With Acknowledgements to:-
 Arsenicum album.
White Oxide of Arsenic As2O3. 

Great prostration, with rapid sinking of the vital forces; fainting:

Scroll for Remedy Headers - Arsenicum album >>>>

The disposition is:
a -
Depressing, melancholic, despairing, indifferent.
b -
Anxious, fearful, restless, full of anguish.
c -
Irritable, sensitive, peevish, easily vexed.
The greater the suffering, the greater the anguish, restlessness and fear of death.

Mentally restless, but physically too weak to move; cannot rest in any place: changing places continually; wants to be moved from one bed to another, and lies now here now there.

Anxious fear of death; thinks it useless to take medicine, is incurable, is surely going to die; dread of death, when alone, or, going to bed.

Attacks of anxiety at night driving out of bed, < after midnight.

Burning pains; the affected parts burn like fire, as if hot coals were applied to parts ( Anthr. ), > by heat, hot drinks, hot applications.

Burning thirst without special desire to drink; the stomach does not seem to tolerate, because it cannot assimilate cold water; lies like a stone in the stomach. It is wanted, but he cannot or dare not drink it.

Cannot bear the smell or sight of food ( Colch. , Sep. ).

Great thirst for cold water; drinks often, but little at a time; eats seldom, but much.

Gastric derangements; after cold fruits; ice cream; ice water; sour beer; bad sausage; alcoholic drinks; strong cheese.

Teething children are pale, weak, fretful, and want to be carried rapidly.

Diarrhoea, after eating or drinking; stool scanty, dark-colored, offensive, and whether small or large, followed by great prostration.

Haemorrhoids: with stitching pain when walking or sitting, not at stool; preventing sitting or sleep; burning pain < by heat; fissures make voiding urine difficult.

Breathing: asthmatic; must sit or bend forward; springs out of bed at night, especially after twelve o'clock; unable to lie down for fear of suffocation; attacks like croup instead of the usual urticaria.

Rapid emaciation: with cold sweat and great debility ( Tub. , Ver. ); of affected parts; marasmus.

Anasarca, skin pale, waxy, earth-colored ( Acet. ac. ).

Excessive exhaustion from least exertion.

Exhaustion is not felt by the patient while lying still; when he moves he is surprised to find himself so weak.

Symptoms generally worse 1-2 p. m., 12-2 a. m.

Skin: dry and scaly; cold, blue and wrinkled; with cold, clammy perspiration; like parchment; white and pasty; black vesicles and burning pain.

Bad effects from decayed food or animal matter, whether by inoculation, olfaction or ingestion.

Complaints return annually ( Carbo. v. , Lach. , Sulph. , Thuja ).

Relation. - Complementary: [Allium s.], Carbo. v. , Phos. , Pyr.

Ars. should be thought of in ailments from: chewing tobacco; alcoholism; sea bathing; sausage poisoning; dissecting woulds and anthrax poison; stings of venomous insects.

Aggravation. - After midnight (1 to 2 a. m. or p. m.); from cold; cold drinks or food; when lying on affected side or with the head low.

Amelioration. - From heat in general (reverse of Sec. ) except headache, which is temporarily > by cold bathing ( Spig. ); burning pain > by heat.
This article was brought to you by! When you think Homeopathy, think - Homeopathy 4 Everyone!


Photo White Arsenic

Kingdom: Mineral
Latin Name: Arsenicum album
Common Name: White Arsenic
: Arsenicum-alb
Return Button

to Homeopathics

Remedy Headers
Brought to you by:
 Homeopathie International logo. Click for full text

Decachords by
Gladstone Clarke

Arsenicum album

1. Fat, plethoric persons ; usually dark ; easy disposition to diarrhoea, vegetarians ; old people.

2. Combination of sadness and irritability ; sometimes suicidal tendency ; great fastidiousness ; fear of the dark ; < alone ; hyperaesthesia of the special senses.

3. In adynamic fevers ; rapid and great prostration yet marked restlessness from anxiety and fear of death (Acon.) ; wants to be moved from place to place ; obviously ill and lacking in vital power. Septic states.

4. Burning, lancinating pains and sensations, > heat (rev. Phos.).

5. Discharges burning, excoriating offensive, debilitating, thin, watery ; generally scanty.

6. Periodicity and malignancy of symptoms.

7. Great thirst ; calls for small quantities at frequent intervals.

8. Gastric ailments with loathing of food ; vomits everything even a spoonful of water ; ill-effects of eating fruit, ices, etc., also ptomaine and similar poisonings. Patient dislikes meat but desires fat.

9. Skin troubles of all kinds, especially scaly eruptions.

10. Patient very chilly, < cold and damp ; lying with head low ; midnight to 3 a.m. ; rest : > heat, except head symptoms.

Note : Thuja is sometimes its chronic.


Home | History & Basis | Homeopathics | Worldwide | Your Benefits | Your Consultation | Testimonials & Research |
Criticisms & Replies | News & Views | H4H Monographs | F.A.Q. | Links | Site Map | Who I Am | Code of Ethics | Acknowledgements | Contact