Uses of Plumbum Metallicum (3X - 6X)

  • The blood, alimentary and nervous systems are the special seats of action of Plumbum Metallicum. 
  • If there is rapid decrease in number of red corpuscles, hence pallor, icterus, anaemia, this remedy works well.

Common symptoms of Plumbum Metallicum (3X - 6X)

  • Excessive and rapid Emaciation.
  • Excessive colic, Radiating to all parts of body
  • Constant vomiting, Obstructed flatus, with intense colic.

Important indicated symptoms of Plumbum Metallicum (3X - 6X)

  • Progressive muscular atrophy (wasting of muscles / loss of muscle mass).
  • The action of Plumbum Met is at neuraxous and the anterior horns. Any dysfunction may lead to symptoms of multiple sclerosis.
  • The activities of the body, the functions of the organs, are slowed down in pace. 
  • The nerves do not convey their messages with the usual activity. 
  • The muscles are slow in action, sluggish. 
  • The stomach has no ability to digest food. Assimilation/ absorption of food is also destroyed. 
  • Pains in the abdomen, tearing, like colic, doubling the patient up is relieved by Plumbum Metallicum.
  • Cramps in calves. Stinging and tearing in limbs, also twitching and tingling, numbness, pain or tremor.
  • Most obstinate constipation, stools blackish, Continued and ineffectual want to evacuate Faeces ( stools) difficult to evacuate is relieved well with Plumbum Metallicum.


worse after

motion, at night.

better from 

pressure, rubbing.

Reactions with Plumbum Metallicum (3X - 6X)

It is safe to take the tablets even if you are on other mode of medication like allopathy medicines, ayurvedic etc. Homeopathic medicines never interfere with the action of other medicines. It is safe and has no side effects.

Dosage of Plumbum Metallicum (3X - 6X)

  • Put tablets into mouth and allow them to dissolve under the tongue. 
  • Adults and adolescents (12 years and older)2 to 4 tablets,four times daily, or as recommended by your healthcare practitioner.
  • Children (under 12 years)2 tablets twice a day.
  • In acute cases a dose every hour or two.
  • In severe, painful affections a dose every ten to fifteen minutes.
  • In chronic affections one to four doses daily.


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. 

Dr. Reckeweg Plumbum Metallicum 3X (20g)

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