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Nux Vomica as a Homeopathic Remedy

Nux Vomica is a frequently used homeopathic remedy. Like other homeopathic remedies, Nux Vomica effectively prompts the human body to heal itself.

Nux Vomica is created from seeds of the Strychnos Nux Vomica tree also called as poison nut tree. This tree is found in and around India, China and North Australia. These seeds taste bitter and are very poisonous. These seeds are powdered and then mixed with milk and sugar. The solution is further diluted and succussed. The end result is Nux Vomica, an effective homeopathic remedy.

Homeopaths prescribe Nux Vomica for various ailments like hangover headache, digestive problems, back pain, emotional stress, constipation, menstrual problems, nausea, dizziness, coughs, high blood pressure, mouth ulcers, urinary tract infections, asthma, influenza, hemorrhoids and allergies. It is mainly prescribed for digestion related ailments like nausea and heartburn. It gives relief very quickly for these aliments. It is also very good for stress as it calms the nervous system.

Nux Vomica patients are generally men. They are thin and dark. They are not health conscious. They normally tend to overeat. They are workaholics. Their minds are overactive. They do a lot of mental work. They often suffer from sleeplessness. They may be addicted to alcohol. They tend to catch cold easily. They generally avoid open air. Their digestive system is poor. They are impatient, active, quick, nervous, irritable and anxious. They also have a violent temper. They are very sensitive to smells, noise, touch and light. They are sensitive to all impressions. They get excited easily. They tend to feel drowsy after meals.

Nux Vomica is a good remedy for pregnant ladies suffering from nausea after having food. But it is always advisable to consult a certified homeopath before consuming it.

For Nux Vomica to work, the patient should refrain from consuming coffee and alcohol. Nux Vomica is most effective if taken in the evening.

Another advantage of Nux Vomica as a remedy is that it has no known side effects.

Nux Vomica is a boon for today’s human being. It is available online. It is a good idea to carry Nux Vomica with you when you are going on a vacation. But it is not advisable to take it with out consulting a certified homeopath.