Cyclamen (Mother Tincture)
Tincture of the root gathered in spring.
Common Name: Cyclamen europaeum, Sow-bread
Causes & Symptoms for Cyclamen
- Cyclamen is the remedy for affections of the uterus and appendages.
- Boring, darting, pressing pains in forehead and temples.
- Vertigo and headache accompanying scanty menses.
- Sensation of great weakness in the chest, as if there was not strength enough to breathe.
Mind and Head
Dullness of senses, disinclination for work or conversation, great flow of ideas alternates with weak memory. Sudden change of sadness and cheerfulness.
Vertigo when walking in the open air; objects turn in a circle; ameliorated in a room , Violent pains in the forehead.
Pricking itching in the scalp is relieved with Cyclamen.
Eyes, ear, nose
Heat and burning in the eyes with swollen eyelids, dryness and itching of lids.
Humming, ringing and roaring in the ears. Dry, or fluent coryza, worse in a warm room indicates Cyclamen.
Sneezing and watery discharge in a warm room.
Mouth and Throat
Jerking in the teeth at night, burning on the tip of the tongue indicates Cyclamen.
Viscid mucus in the mouth. Burning, dryness and scraping in the throat.
Stomach and abdomen
Aversion to bread, butter, meat, fat, beer, and ordinary food is an indication of Cyclamen.
Vomiting after eating, in the morning. Fullness, as if he had eaten too much, nausea caused by eating and drinking.
Colicky pains in the abdomen, ameliorated by walking about is an indication of Cyclamen.
Stitching pains in the abdomen and liver, colic and urging after stool indicates Cyclamen.
Painful sensibility of the abdomen, on the slightest touch with headaches from disordered stomach.
Stool and Anus
Bleeding hemorrhoids, drawing, pressing pain about the anus.
Ineffectual urging to urinate. Urine profuse, watery with stitching in the urethra with desire to urinate.
Shooting pains in the urethra is relieved with Cyclamen.
Prostatic troubles, with stitches and pressure, urging to stool and micturition indicates Cyclamen.
Menses too soon, or too late; irregular with severe abdominal pains.
Suppressed menses from over-exertion, or being overheated.
Cyclamen is for excessive flow that is black and lumpy. Mammae swollen and very hard after menses.
Menses occur every two or four months, always with the pains, starting from sacrum, extending along both sides of abdomen to pelvis.
Tearing, drawing pains in the limbs, weakness in the limbs.
Red vesicles in the joints of the fingers, preceded by violent itching indicates Cyclamen.
Frequent and violent itching in the calves of the legs
Soreness of the heels when walking is relieved with Cyclamen.
Aversion to motion, yet motion ameliorates, Weakness in the evening, ameliorated by moving about.
Cyclamen is useful in emaciated skin, pale gums and lips .
Great inclination to lie down, and to sleep.
Cough ameliorated in the open air, even in a cold wind.
Chill not ameliorated by warm clothing. Drawing pains in flexors of the leg.
Side effects of Cyclamen
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 Cyclamen
Take 10-15 drops in half cup of water two 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 Cyclamen
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.