SBL Argentum Nitricum
Common Name: Nitrate of Silver, Lunar Caustic.
Causes & Symptoms for SBL Argentum Nitricum
- Emaciation, a gradual drying up, desire for fresh air, dyspnoea, a sensation of expansion and left-sided pains are characteristic of Argentum Nitricum.
- The chief action is centred on the articulations and their component elements, bones, cartilages, and ligaments.Â
- The larynx is also a special centre for Argentum Nitricum.
- Apprehension, fear or fright, Eating ices, Intemperate habits.
- Mental strain and worry.
- Onanism and Sugar, Tobacco.
- Mental anxiety. Very impulsive, always in a hurry but accomplishes nothing, in continual motion, he walks fast.
- Hurries restlessly to fulfil engagements, fears to be late when there is plenty of time.
- Frequent errors of perception, mistakes distances, fears house-corners.
- Time seems to pass very slowly.
- Apprehension when ready to go to church or opera, bringing on diarrhoea.
- Easily angered or excited, anger brings on symptoms, cough, pain, etc.
- Complete loss of consciousness. Memory impaired, cannot find the right word.
- Vertigo, with a headache.
- Morning headache, Excessive congestion of blood to the head.
- The sensation of constriction of the scalp, as if something drew over the skull.
- Headache, with chilliness. Headache relieved by tying a handkerchief tightly around the head.
- Headache worse in the open air.
- Photophobia. Cloud over left eye, grey spots and serpent-like bodies before sight, black motes (especially right).
- Sight and eyes seem to suffer as abdominal sufferings increase.
- Deafness, ringing, buzzing noises, feeling of distraction (left), earache.
- Whizzing in the left ear with a feeling of obstruction and hard hearing.
- Violent itching, obliged to rub until it looks raw.
- Coryza with chilliness, lachrymation, sickly look, sneezing and stupefying headache (over the eyes), has to lie down.
- Discharge of (whitish) pus with clots of blood.
- Ulceration of nostrils. Bruised pains in bones indicate Argentum Nitricum.
- Sunken, pale, bluish countenance, yellow, dirty-looking.
- Lips dry and viscid without thirst.
- Gums swollen, inflamed, bleed easily, painful when touched.
- Gums tender and bleed easily, but neither painful nor swollen.
- Teeth are sensitive to cold water. Toothache when chewing, eating cold or sour things.
- Dry tongue with thirst, Thick phlegm in the mouth.
- Mouth coated inside whitish-grey.
- Sensation as if a splinter were stuck in when swallowing, breathing, or moving the neck.
- Thick, tenacious mucus in the throat, obliging him to hawk.
- Rawness, soreness, and scraping in the throat.
- Irresistible desire for sugar (but it worse), in the evening. The desire for cheese.
- Eating relieves nausea, but worse stomach pains.
- Warm drinks better, cold drinks or ices worse stomach pains.
- Nausea after each meal, especially after dinner.
- Gnawing pain in the left side of the stomach.
- Pressure with heaviness (sensation of lump) and nausea, Trembling and throbbing in the stomach.
- Most gastric complaints are accompanied by violent belching.
- Stinging, ulcerative pain in the left side of stomach, worse from touch and deep inspiration.
- The sensation is of a ball ascending from the abdomen to the throat.
- Stitches through the abdomen (left side) like electric shocks, especially when changing from rest to motion.
- Pain in the abdomen as if sore, with great hunger, better after eating, but trembling sets in its place.
- Fullness, heaviness, and distension with anxiety.
Stool and Anus
- Stools green, slimy, noisy, flatulent, worse at night. Like spinach in flakes.
- Constipation and dry faeces.
- Urine dark red contains a deposit of renal epithelium and uric acid crystals indicates Argentum Nitricum.
- Quick urging to urinate, frequent and copious emission of pale urine. Incontinence night and day.
- Urine burning while passing, urethra feels as if swollen.
- Inability to pass urine in a projecting stream.
- Stitches in the extremity of the urethra, cutting from the posterior part of the urethra to the anus, when emitting the last drop of urine.
- Ulcerative pain in the middle of the urethra, as from a splinter indicates Argentum Nitricum.
Male Sexual Organs
- Erections, but they fail when coition is attempted. Want of desire, organs shrivelled.
- Coition painful, urethra as if put on stretch or sensitive at the orifice.
- Urethra swelled, hard, knotty, painful.
- Burning in a spot in the anterior of the rectum (prostate gland).
Female Sexual Organs
- Ovarian pains feel as if an enormous swelling inside affected.
- Menses irregular, scanty, Menses too copious or too scanty, too soon or too late.
- All symptoms worse before and during menses. Coition painful, followed by bleeding from the vagina.
- Metrorrhagia, During pregnancy, stomach as if it would burst with wind, head feels expanded.
- Expectoration purulent, mixed with light blood.
- Marked hoarseness, sometimes loss of voice, feeling as if something clogging vocal cords.
- Cough with a sense of soreness in left side preventing lying on it.
- Evening cough worse from tobacco smoke. Cough better evening and night.
- Aching, tensive pain in various parts of the chest in small spots.
- Violent cramps and pain in muscles of the chest.
Neck and Back
- Muscles of the right side of the neck sore and stiff.
- Pain in small of the back, worse rising from sitting, better standing or walking.
- Trembling, Lassitude, Weariness of forearms and legs.
- Drawing in shoulders. Pain in left shoulder and arm.
- Numbness of fingertips.
- Lassitude of lower limbs with dizziness as if intoxicated. Pain in calves all night, weary as after a long journey.
- Heaviness and debility of the legs. Limbs, especially knees, startup at night.
- Fatigue, Tremulous weakness, accompanied by general debility.
- Expanding sensation, especially in the face, in the head, with feeling as if bones of skull separated, with an increase of temperature.
- Loss of voluntary motion. The sensation of splinters in various parts, especially in mucous membranes.
- Wart-shaped excrescences, Itching, Small-pox, Urticaria is well checked by Argentum Nitricum.
- Restless at night, stupefied sleep, with horrid dreams of serpents, etc.
- Nightly nervousness with the heat of my head.
Side effects of SBL Argentum Nitricum
There are no such side effects. But every medicine should be taken following the rules as given.Â