Common Name: Â Â Silica. Pure Flint
Silicea is the chronic Pulsatilla.
Causes & Symptoms for SBL Silica (Silicea)
- Silica promotes the expulsion of foreign bodies from the tissues; fish bones, needles, bone splinters.
- It may cause the absorption of scar tissue, liberate the disease, hence used in the complaints of keloid.
- Inflammation, swelling and suppuration of glands, cervical, axillary, parotid, mammary, inguinal, sebaceous, is relieved with help of Silicea (silica)
- The sweat of hands, toes, feet and axillae is offensive in the patients who need Silica.
- Every little injury suppurates is an indication of this remedy. It helps to mature abscesses, resolve the pus formed in the injury.
- Silica patient is cold, chilly, wants plenty warm clothing, hates drafts, hands and feet cold, worse in winter
- Trembling when writing, weakness of joints, eruptions itch only in daytime and evening. Eruption on the chin is recovered with help of this medicine.
- Patients who suffer from deficient nutrition, the reason being Imperfect absorption, assimilation of food.
Mind and Head
- Children are obstinate, headstrong, cry when spoken kindly to, the patient thinks only of pins, fears them, searches for them, and counts them carefully.
- Restless, fidgety of hands that starts at least noise indicates Silica, Throbbing headache, generally from the congestion of blood in the head is relieved with help of this medicine.
- Itching pustules and bulbous swellings on the hairy scalp and the neck are sensitive to pressure.
- Headache from the spine extending overhead and locating over one eye especially the right eye is benefited with Silica.
- The vertigo of Silicea, in the same way, ascends from the back of the neck; as if one would fall forward sometimes backward; aggravated by looking up, closing eyes; lying on the left side. Perspiration only on the head.
Eyes, Ear and Nose
- Blackness before eyes after headache, Sparks, and black spots before sight is relieved with Silica.
- Swelling of the exterior of the ear with discharge (of pus) from the ear, Hardness of hearing and Swelling, Induration of parotids has been relieved with this remedy.
- Silicea helps in Inflammation of nostrils, Itching in the nose, Scabs, pimples, and ulcers in the nose.
- Silica resolves Indurations left after suppuration; in the case of tonsillitis with Swelling of the uvula, Swelling of the palate.
Stomach and Abdomen
- Constant nausea and vomiting with Heaviness in the stomach, Burning sensation in the pit of the stomach is recovered with Silica.
- Pressure in the stomach, sometimes after every meal, or on drinking quickly is an indication of this remedy.
- Enlargement of abdomen, Inflammation and swelling of inguinal glands is helped with Silica.
- Difficult expulsion of flatus, Constipation where the stool comes down with great difficulty, comes a little way through the anus with constant but ineffectual desire for stool is relieved with help of this medicine.
- Painful haemorrhoids protrude during stool is an indication of Silica.
- Absence of sexual desire, with weakness in genital functions, perspiration and itching in the scrotum with itching, moist spots on the scrotum are helped with this remedy.
- After coition, pain in limbs, as from fatigue, or sensation of trembling on one side of the head is relieved with help of Silica
- Discharge of blood from the vagina every time the child takes the breast milk is an indication of Silica.
- Itching, burning, and soreness in pudenda; during menses. Discharge of blood from the uterus, while suckling.
- Indurations in the breast, hard, painful, and swollen at the nipple is relieved with help of Silicea.
- Itching, burning, and soreness during menses is resolved with help of this remedy.
Back, Neck and Extremities
- Stitches between the hips. Coccyx painful, as after a long carriage ride with Shootings in the loins, when seated or lying down is relieved with help of this medicine.
- Silicea resolves cramps in arms and legs, ulcers about nails, Soreness and lameness in limbs is benefited with help of this medicine.
- Numbness of hands at night, Dryness in tips of fingers, Profuse sweat of the hands indicates Silicea.
- Pain in joints of fingers, when pressed, Skin cracked, on arms and hands and cramp in the soles of feet is relieved with this remedy.
- Silicea helps to remove the corns in the feet, with shooting pains and tension of calves of legs.
- Burning in the back when walking in the open air and becoming warm is relieved with help of this remedy.
- Silicea is a valuable remedy in affections of the nails that cripples and produce inflammation around and under them.
- Silicea is valuable in the sensitiveness of taking cold.
- Silica is the remedy of service infrequently, short flashes of heat during the daytime, principally in the face.Â
- It is suitable for children who are slow in learning to walk.
Side effects of SBL Silica (Silicea)
- There are no such side effects. But every medicine should be taken following the rules as given.Â