Common Name: Paraffin.
Causes & Symptoms for Paraffinum
- Characterestic knife-like stabs, twisting, wrenching pains, stinging and twisting, electric pains of the complaints.
- Pains that extend from one part to the other, alternates with other parts.
- Sensitiveness to touch about the head, pains are worse bending over.
- Multiple joint pains, worse Standing or walking, remarkable action in nodes over the joints.
- In uterine and other troubles, particularly constipation Paraffinum gives good results.
- A chronic rattling in throat causes a dry cough
Mind and Head
Sensation of fear with the pains and sensitivity to touch.
Twisting and wrenching in the whole head as well as the face is relieved with Paraffinum.
Pressing pain in head, extending from vertex toward forehead as if something would come out.
Eyes, ear, nose
Lachrymation and itching of eyes in morning on rising. Ringing in both ear, morning.
Blood from nose of a dark red color.
Mouth and Throat
Twisting in teeth with stinging in ear, Stabbing pain in the teeth.
Bitter taste in mouth. Sense of suffocation in pharynx.
Stomach and abdomen
Stomach swells up like a ball and forces itself upwards, Palpitation of heart with stomach symptoms
Paraffinum relieves colicky pains for some hours internal to umbilicus with a painful sensation as if a cord was bound around abdomen
Abdomen hard, tense, and swollen, with painless rumbling.
Griping in abdomen, extending down into rectum
Stool and Anus
Constipation with piles. Chronic constipation with hemorrhoids and continual urging to stool without result.
Frequent desire to pass urine after cramps in stomach
In cutting pains from one iliac crest to the other.
For bearing-down pains, excessive menses, leucorrhea, constant and violent indigestion with morning retching or vomiting.
Very profuse white discharge, leaving white and grey spots on the liver, with itching in abdomen
In left axilla an electric shock which shakes whole body indicates paraffinum.
Muscles of forearm seem to grow large and have a feeling of stiffness.
Trembling of legs from knees to toes so that there is difficulty in walking or raising the feet.
General weariness, lasting several days.
Side effects of Paraffinum
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 Paraffinum
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 Paraffinum
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.