A saturated solution of Sulphur in absolute alcohol constitutes the tincture.
Common Name: Brimstone
Causes & Symptoms for Sulphur
- Intolerably agreeable, tingling, itching pimples and vesicles aggravated at night indicate Sulphur.
- Flushes of heat; the rush of blood to head, chest, heart about the irregular distribution of the circulation is a feature of the Sulphur.
- Heat and burning sensation of all parts or coldness, sweating of many parts.
- The orifices are not only red and congested, but they are sore and hypersensitive as well; the passage of all discharges or excretions is painful
- (red ears, red nose; red eyelids and red borders around eyelids: brilliant red lips; bright red anus in children; red meatus urination; red vulva)
- Suited to Lean, stoop-shouldered persons, who walk and sit stooped, standing is the most uncomfortable position.Â
- Dirty, filthy people, with greasy skin, and long, straight, matted hair, prone to skin affections.
- The sulphur acts on the whole respiratory tract, from the nose to the lung tissues.
- Children are emaciated, old-looking faces, big bellies, with dry and flabby skin.
Mind and head
- Constantly theorizing with various ideas, philosophical talks, Imaginative, Anxiety about health points to Sulphur patients.
- It is the remedy for a large number of headaches, headaches occurring every week, every month.
- Sick headaches are accompanied by red face and hot head, are better in a warm room, Pulsation in the head with heat in the brain, pulsation of carotid arteries and the heart is relieved with Sulphur.
- Worse on waking in the morning, when moving about, on stooping, when talking, in the open air, better when at rest and in warm room marks Sulphur.
Eye, Ear, Nose, Throat
- Conjunctivitis with the sensation of grit in the eyes, Red and burning lid margins.
- Profuse lachrymation, especially in the open air, or great dryness of eyes, worse in a room is recovered with Sulphur.
- Sharp or drawing pains, or shootings in ears, Â Discharge from both ears, the offensive smell is relieved with this remedy.
- Dry coryza, or fluent coryza, with the copious secretion of mucus, Tip of nose red and shiny.
- Dryness of the throat, Pain from excoriation, burning sensation and shootings in the throat is helped with Sulphur.
Stomach and abdomen:
- Heartburn and Indigestion, Heaviness and fullness, or pressure and compression
- People who refer all their sufferings to the epigastrium; everything affects me there indicates Sulphur
- Retching and vomiting of food, and acid or bitter substances are relieved with Sulphur.
- Tight crampy feeling in the stomach on laughing and sneezing indicates sulphur.
- Anus inflamed, swollen, covered with red veins.
Chest and Cough
- Cough with expectoration during the day, without expectoration at night
- Respiration and conversation sometimes excite the cough. Feels suffocated, wants doors and windows wide open.
- Weakness of chest, felt particularly when speaking, with great fatigue in lungs after speaking is relieved with sulphur.
- Red spots all over the chest, Cough in general with bloody expectoration
- Frequent, profuse, and watery urine, sometimes gushing out with much force
- Both flows of urine and discharge of fÃ¦ces are painful to parts over which they pass.
- Redness and inflammation of orifice of the urethra and pain are relieved with sulphur.
Male and Female complaints
- Itching about genitals on going to bed at night is relieved with sulphur.
- Escape of prostatic fluid, chiefly when urinating and while at stool points to this remedy.
- Promotes expulsion of moles, Hot flushes at climaxes, with hot head, hands, and feet, and great goneness in stomach
- Cracks in nipples, with burning sensation, easily bleeding, and ulceration, Nodosities in mammae is relieved with sulphur.
- Inflammation of labia, Menses too late; too short. Delay of first menses is overcome with Sulphur. Mammary glands engorged and inflamed.
Upper and Lower Limbs
- Swelling of hands and thumbs, Great burning in palms, Warts on fingers, Ulcers about nails is relieved with this remedy.
- Swelling and inflammation of points of fingers, with subcutaneous ulceration and boring and pulsative pains at night.
- Tingling in legs and calves, Cramp insoles at every step, Jerks and shocks in certain parts or throughout the body.
- Sudden and frequent flushes of heat all over the body, followed by perspiration, hot palms, soles, and vertex, faintness in epigastrium in the forenoon.
- Worse eleven am, 12 noon, midnight, morning, evening, night, after midnight
- Swelling and suppuration of axillary glands
- Absorption of effusions takes place with help of the Sulphur.Â
Side effects of Sulphur
- There are no such side effects. But every medicine should be taken following the rules as given.Â