Tincture of the fresh root.
Common Name: Valerian, Valeriana
Causes & Symptoms for Valeriana Officinalis
- It is indicated in the incurable cases of moral disturbances, passing from one extreme of emotion to another, from the highest joy to the deepest grief.
- Valerian is useful in the recovery of patients after nervous complaints.
- Spasms in abdomen, generally in evening, in bed, or after dinner.
- Eruption of small, hard nodosities on chest.
- It is useful in worm infection specially the ascarides in the rectum.
Mind and Head
Valeriana relieves the sinking of the vital forces accompanied by a painful craving for stimulants, to the greatest liveliness and extravagance.
Nervous irritation, cannot keep still, tearings, cramps, better morning.
It is useful in congestion of the head. Headache, which appears suddenly or in jerks.
Headache, worse in evening, when at rest, and in the open air, better from movement in the room indicates Valerian.
Pressure, burning sensation, and smarting in eyes as from smoke, morning after rising, with soreness and swelling of lids.
Tinkling and ringing in the ears with pain is relieved with Valerian which is affected by cold air.
Mouth and Throat
Redness and heat of cheeks in open air, Twitching of muscles of face is relieved with Valerian.
White blisters on tongue and upper lip aggravated by touch.
Stomach and abdomen
Nausea begins in umbilical region, rising into pharynx, Vomiting of bile and of mucus, with violent shivering and shaking.
Voracious hunger with nausea and weak stomach and digestion indicates Valerian.
Powerful sensation of expansion in abdomen, digging pains in abdomen.
Stool and Anus
Discharge of blood from anus, useful in worms infections, ascarides from rectum.
Painful boring in rectum with loose evacuations indicates Valerian.
During urination much straining with Profuse and frequent emission of urine
Pain in the region of the loins as from a chill or a strain.
Valerian is useful in too late and scanty menses.
Valerian relieves the painful affection of heel, constant pain in heels. with violent stitch in knee.
Pulsative tearing in right calf when sitting, crampy tearing in outer side of thigh, extending into hip.
Great heaviness and lassitude in legs, but especially in calves. Tearing pains in the soles of the feet and in the toes is relieved with Valerian.
Trembling of hands when writing, hard nodosities on arms are resolved with Valerian.
Valerian is indicated in darting, tearing pains which come and go. sleeplessness before midnight
Better from moving, from walking, worse on stooping, after moving and being at rest, while resting, standing.
Drawing and jerking in limbs, as if in bones. Painful weariness, especially in lower extremities, after rising in morning.
Over-sensitiveness of all senses.
The pain are worse towards evening and during rest, especially after previous motion, while sitting and standing
Side effects of Valeriana Officinalis
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 Valeriana Officinalis
Take 5 drops in half cup of water three 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 Valeriana Officinalis
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.