Homeopathic Medicine for Earache (Otalgias)
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ACONITE 30, 200
Very severe onset, usually at midnight.
Pain extremely severe and extreme sensitiveness to noise.
Ear hot and red, swollen.
Child screams from pain.
Patient restless anxious.
Pain aggravated by warmth.
Bell. is almost specific for earache, unless the symptoms indicate some other remedy.
Sudden throbbing pains, especially in right ear.
Digging, boring, tearing pains which come suddenly and are almost violent.
Pains relieved by warmth.
Not only the ear is affected but the whole face also becomes red and hot.
Inflammatory swelling of the ear and parotids.
The ear is so sensitive that the patient does not allow any- body to touch it.
The pains come suddenly and go suddenly.
PULSATILLA 30, 200
Puls. is a great ear remedy.
Very severe darting, tearing, pulsating pains with bland yellowish or greenish discharge of pus.
Pains may be accompanied by high fever.
Pain worse in the evening and night and better in open air, from cold compress.
CHAMOMILLA 30, 200
Cham. is an invaluable remedy of earache, particularly in infantile earache.
The pains are violent and worse at night.
Discharge of thin pus from the ears.
Pains are worse from warmth.
Better from warmth also is a symptom of Cham.
FERRUM PHOS. 30
- P. is most useful in inflammation and earache.
The pains are throbbing or sharp stitching and occur in paroxysms.
Painful red swelling of parotids.
Acute ear-ache, when Belladonna fails, prevents suppuration.
HEPAR SULPH. 30
Hep. Sulph. is a valuable remedy of suppurative otitis media (inflammation of the middle ear) and is useful in ear-ache when suppuration impends.
There is great soreness and sensitiveness to touch, out of proportion to the actual pain.
Throbbing pain in the ear with discharge of offensive pus, better from warm application.
MERCURIUS SOLUBILIS 30
Severe Pain in the ear, especially in the evening and at night with thick, yellowish or bloody discharge. Pains are worse from warmth.
PLANTAGO 3, 6
Earache associated with toothache.
Pain goes through head from one ear to other.
Earache, worse at night, during rest, with nausea.
Shooting and twinging pain in and around the ear.
Earache in damp weather.
NUX VOMICA 30
Tearing and stinging pain in the ear.
The pains in the ear are worse after entering the room.
Pain shoots from one ear to the other when swallowing.
Stitching pain when swallowing.
Pains worse in the morning.
KALI. CARB. 30
Shooting or stitching pain in the ears from within outwards.
Inflammatory swelling of ears with discharge of a yellow pus or of liquid cerumen. Ulcer in the ears.