Arsenicum treats a variety of issues including tiredness due to anemia or asthma, weakness, restlessness, burning pains, irritating discharges, food poisoning, indigestion, diarrhea, gastroenteritis from overconsumption of ripe produce and excess alcohol, mouth ulcers, asthma, headaches with dizziness or vomiting and fluid retention especially around extremities.
Arsenicum is commonly used for:
Cold’s and Flu:
Arsenicum is useful for colds that leave you exhausted with burning mucous and skin around the nostrils that is red and sore. It helps the mucous membranes of the respiratory and digestive systems. Arsenicum is beneficial for hay fever with sneezing, coughing and watery, burning secretions. Arsenicum is used for illness and Flu with diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, burning in stomach.
Arsenicum is used for food poisoning, and can help with indigestion and heartburn. It can be used to relieve burning in rectum, involuntary diarrhea with frequent and burning stools and is useful for Colitis – that is worse after midnight. Arsenicum is used when symptoms include burning sensations, burning discharges. Arsenicum relieves symptoms that burn yet are improved by heat application.
Arsenicum also relieves feeling anxious and restless. Arsenicum helps when one desires small sips of water.