Lycopodium. Homeopathy

Lycopodium (L. Clavatum. Pata de Lobo. Musgo Garrote. Licopodio)
MENTAL SYMPTOMS OR pathogenesis of Lycopodium

1 - () the inner core of the personality of lycopodium is lack of self confidence in their ability and their ability to connect to or cope with his environment. As in all biological problems, it also tries to solve the patient fleeing or attacking.

The attack is performed through reactive attitudes, conscious or unconscious, by means of a defense mechanism of his ego, which allows you to hide the feeling of his incapacity through behaviors and attitudes of superiority, and are the most frequent.

This is how it is proud, arrogant or haughty, rigid and pretentious, pompous, boasting, whenever possible, their qualities, his works or works, their relationships (when pstas can add brightness) has a high opinion of itself and, in general, has no qualms about expressing it well, to show their superiority or for others to think, and you can be very flattering (and likes to be flatter) or envious of the qualities of others. It also manifests itself in little or very conscientious in their work (less than 16 to 20 hours), and is very demanding with himself and with others and becomes like a boss or an employer or a husband (or wife) very difficult to tolerate, because they impose their authority without alternatives, peremptorily, gives orders or speak with a loud command. Is negligible, especially with his subordinates or those they considered inferior, and kind to people who fear or with their superiors. It's an ambitious of power, are the dictators, children who lead groups or leaders in the school play and his brothers or even their parents at home (and are disobedient) to the gang leaders or sheaves, etc.. By contrast, when a lack of confidence is expressed as is in the patient Lycopodium, cowardly, indecisive, mistrustful, shy, with a weak-willed, full of fears (see 4), fears the responsibilities and exaggerated, with feeling of helplessness, and he is miserable or unhappy, or tired of life (especially morning).

2 - () One of the behaviors that allow you to overcome their inferiority is his bad temper, has extreme alternations of mood and this is very changeable and capricious, but more frequent and extreme irritability is common, especially when they contradict, not support the contradiction (must be obeyed his orders or accepted in their opinions), aggravates or sick, but has a great tendency to contradict. This especially irritable on waking in the evening, during the chills, before menstruation and children when they are ill. It's violent, rude, loud, mad (worse for headaches), stubborn, reproaching, moody, argumentative, provocative, rude (even children), impatient, brash, critical, resentful and easily offended. Anger easily, waking and evening and the contradiction, curses and swears. Sometimes assaults allegedly beating and kicking (even children), or may have even wanted to kill (mostly with a knife). He speaks passionately and violent terms.

3 - () There is a strong desire for company, this company better and worse one. Or is there an aversion to the company, this best alone, but always knowing there is someone nearby. Aversion has to be approached.

4 - () have fears just a day, from morning, evening, for solitude, to appear in public, of who approaches him, the crowds, the dark (and the worst in it) to die; to disease; ghosts by night; men (misanthropy), in tight spaces (claustrophobia) people,
even in children; to noise at the door at night to drown, to take something on awakening from a dream. Fear in children. Of constant fear. The fear comes from the stomach. Tired of living with fear. Menstrual Suppression fear. Anxiety: Morning, on waking before noon or at dusk and at night in bed before midnight to go to bed and sleeping, with an anxious expression, with fear, at home or walking outdoors; by xalvacion of his soul or excess of scruples in their religious practices, better outdoors. Scary: at night or on waking from a dream. He starts by fright, by noise or before bedtime. Nervously worst morning or at night in bed, he pulls out or turns in bed, anxious restlessness. Restlessness during headache or fever, or sitting room or, better walking outdoors.

5 - () Intellectually, there may be a number of problems. Although usually insightful, his memory is often weak, especially for speech, for the names of the letters for names, for the words to the spelling, for which he has read. You are wrong, with errors: the calculation, when speaking or issuing words, misplaced, wrong answers with syllables or use inappropriate words, to write, add lyrics or omits letters, words or syllables, or transposing letters or writes wrong words. Forgetful of words when speaking, in children, the elderly.
It focuses heavily. Stunned when reading or speaking, better outdoors, in children, walking outdoors. Mental Confusion morning upon waking, after eating, reading, and mental strain in a warm room, better outdoors. Idiocy. Stupor in hydrocephalus, during fever and scarlet fever, with his jaw hanging. Think long, tormenting thoughts, for insomnia, or have an aversion to thinking. Unconsciousness in a closed room or warm, or after menstruation. Bad school students; oligofrenie. Absent or distracted; in old age.

6 - () Crying: loud, sobbing, alternating with laughter; it better, especially when you are grateful. Crying is easy for the least emotion, or without any visible cause or thinking about past events or a joy; wants to mourn all the time, worse from 16 to 20 hours during the chills, fever and sweating, to find a friend; during seizures before menstruation, before urinating or ingratitude; in very weepy children; <consolation. The baby cries all day, sleep all night. Morning on waking sadness or evening, worse in the company during the chills, and diarrhea before menstruation and menstrual delays. He complains, moans. Silent. Tired of life, especially in the morning, in syphilis, in the company, on awakening.
Discontent (morning), dissatisfied, discouraged. Inconsolable. Suicidal thoughts. Aversion to play in children. Contrary to this state of depression, there may be laughing over little or if they look or anxiety, or unintentional.

7 - () In disorders of emotional origin, for anger or disappointments, sadly silent, by anticipation, worrying intensely beforehand for possible difficulties, by mortification, by shocks, sexual excess, for suppressed anger.

8 - () Greedy, jealous, greedy or greedy, an atheist, a liar, corrupt, venal.
Have an aversion to their own children (a woman), men, women. Indifference to everything, even their sons.

9 - () Insanity: dictatorial, arrogant, envious, has been reproaching;
puerperal. Mania with rage. Melanie or religious affections. Delirium:
rage, muttering, muttering, imperious. Believes to be in several places, or in two places at once, that is sick, you see flies. Carphology,
pinches bedding. Dipsomania.

10 - () Sleeping: whines, cries, laughs, cries, speaks, he complains.

11 - () Despair of cure or salvation of his soul certainly cured.
Rumination about past and unpleasant things, has unpleasant memories.
Premonitions of death.

12 - () Shouter. Cries for anxiety before the seizure, in hydrocephalus, before urinating, sleeping and waking. Cephalic cry.

13 - () Hypersensitive: the music (music worse), noise, to sensual impressions. 0 obtuse senses. Absence of sensuality or sexual passion. Nymphomania.

14 Other features mental affects speech, aphasia, desires to be carried in the arms; coquette; lazy or hardworking; aversion to mental work, sweet, compliant, submissive, affectionate, sympathizes; children very spoiled, rude, or speak like a child much less; speaks and moves fast from one topic to another.

15 - () The symptoms dominate the right side of the body, or moving from right to left or front to back.

16 - () has a schedule of aggravation (or appearance) of their very characteristic symptoms: 16 to 20 hours. Best before noon.

17 - () does not tolerate the touch of clothing, or tight clothing, better to loose: in the abdomen, epigastrium, head (no hat tolerated, etc.). It tolerates warm clothing.

18 - () Worse after eating and eating until satisfied, and is satisfied with a few bites, or one, for food and beverages cold, for onions, for oysters and seafood, vegetables (peas, beans, lentils) for bread, cabbage and vegetables by touch and pressure, from riding in a vehicle, a warm room, by getting hot for a year, for the outdoors, for extreme temperatures, from cold (with a tendency to taking cold), before the storms, for moisture; lying side; when rising from a chair, at rest, for wet sites affected, hot application, by staring at a point, for wine or milk, before menstruation or suppressed menses. Better: for food and hot drinks (and want), by the open (there is a strong desire for open air), if they shielded, by motion, for uncovering, after midnight, by cold, walking outdoors .

19 - () Thinning of the top down, starting at the neck, and even eating much, especially in elderly or children from poor development, with a large head and body small. Especially useful in "intellectually lively and insightful, but physically weak, with the upper half of
body thin and thick lower half; rulmonares predisposed to disease and liver, especially at the extremes of life, children and elders "(Allen). Senescence precocious appear older than it is with deep wrinkles and premature. Ninos de aged appearance. Diseases deep
progressive, chronic. Lack of vital heat. Cancer. Deformed bones,
elongated softened. Total prostration, wants to be in bed. Feeling that the blood circulation stops.

20 - () Convulsions on the right side of the body with screaming, foaming mouth and great anguish heart (think you are going to die). Fainting, especially at sunset.
Desire and aversion of Lycopodium

21 - () Intense cravings for sweets (exceptionally lack this feature); of chocolate oyster and seafood (which aggravated); food and hot drinks (improving it), alcoholic beverages, food and beverages cold. Aversion to bread, coffee, a hot meal, meat.

22 - () When I see something that rotates, spinning his body feels. Vertigo in morning on rising and then, by bending or in a warm room, with nausea and headache. Headaches worse 16 to 20 hours, the heat of the bed and room for abuse, and setbacks, to turn or shake her head at every step while walking, by mental exertion, lying down, when it passes the food, walking to overheat during menstruation, eating better, uncovered, or walking to aiie free. Throbbing or pulsation in the head after every paroxysm of coughing, or brain to bring the head back. Unilateral headache, or gastric or hepatic disorders, in the temples or crown to make efforts to defecate, when stooping. Head turns left involuntarily, involuntary movements, as a nod to the right and left alternately, at first slow and getting faster. Great tendency to take cold in the head. Eruption on the head with abundant suppuration fetida. Violent itching in the head, when heated by effort or exercise, the child scratches until it was raw and bleeding. Dandruff. The hair falls out in handfuls, worse in vertex and temples, but after delivery or abdominal viscera diseases. Premature graying. Feel as if tugged his hair. The hair falls on his head, but growing it in other body sites. Suda sleeping head.

23 - () Eye pain, especially at night and artificial light at 16 or 16 to 20 hours, during fever, when looking at the light or sun or something white or red. Cold sensation in the eyes at sunset. Dry eyes, as if dust, with difficulty in opening. Eyelids red and sore, with styes, swollen and painful. The eyelids are glued at night, shaking. Lagrirneo worst day in the wind or cold. Photophobia.
Itching in the corners. The eyes are wide open, fixed and unresponsive to light. See sparks in the dark. Loss of vision in twilight and at night, sees things shaking in artificial light. Hemiopia vertical folamente see the left side of things, especially with the right eye;
the right half do not see it. Floaters. Myopia, presbyopia. Falls. The characters are confusing to read. You must wipe her eyes with mucus often to see clearly.

24 - () Earache outdoors. Heat waves or blood to the ears. Noises of all kinds in the ears: ringing, hissing, roaring, ringtones, songs.
Fetida purulent otorrhea after scarlet fever, with deafness. Mutism.
Scales and wet behind the ear, retroauricular eczema. Auditory hyperacuity worse by the slightest noise.

25 - () Nostrils ulcerated carcinoma. Nose with crusts and elastic plugs, with acrid nasal discharge, foul, corrosive, which hurts the upper lip or worse starts to the right, in scarlet fever or diphtheria, nasal catarrh spread to the sinuses. The patient is pinched and sticks his finger in the nose. Nasal Obstruction noisy, can not breathe through the nose (barely gets by mouth), worse at night, with purulent secretion, especially in infants or newborns, who rub the nose asleep or waking up startled. Fluttering or range of motion in the nostrils when dyspnoea in pneumonia or other acute lung conditions. Epistaxis on blowing, or the morning of the right side. Hyperosmia.

26 - () pale, yellowish or yellowish gray, sallow, earthy or dirty-looking, sickly color, with deep wrinkles, dark circles and lips blue, with yellow spots at the temples. Freckles. Circumscribed blush on the cheeks, red spots. Cold in the face. Facial pain from 16 to 20 hours.
Twitching in the muscles of the face. Tearing out of the corners, first left, then right. Heats in the face. Abrasions or rashes on the lips and corners of lips. Itching facial rashes. Faced with deep wrinkles, especially in acute bronchopulmonary diseases. Mumps first right, then left, and swelling. Swollen upper lip. Submaxillary glands swollen. Eruption on chin.

27 - () Dryness of mouth without thirst. Everything tastes sour, worse tomorrow.
Tongue dry, whitish, with a vesicle at the tip, it feels as if burnt or raw. Putrid smell worse in the morning on waking. Heaviness or stiffness of the tongue, do not understand what he speaks. The last part of the sentence says stuttering. Involuntary movements of tongue, oscillating back and forth. Tongue dry, black and cracked, swollen in angina or diphtheria. Ulcers on the tongue and below. Bleeding gums cleaned when touched or swollen, painful, ulcerated. Open mouth.

Toothache 28 alone at night, better from hot drinks or heat of the bed, with puffy cheeks; worse by touching the teeth or chewing.
Loose teeth or very long, yellowish. Grinds teeth. Pyorrhea.

29 - () Angina worse or starting to the right, going from right to left, or is only right, worse after sleep and cold drinks, hot drinks more, with feeling of constriction so intense that the patient can not swallow. Diphtheria with reddish brown throat and peudomembranas extending from the right amygdala on the left, or down from the nose to the right amygdala, worse after sleep and cold drinks, food and liquid out through the nose while trying to swallow by paralysis of the palate veil. Dry throat. Sensation of a ball rising from the epigastrium. Swelling and suppuration of the tonsils. Hawks and hard chunks out greenish yellow. Ulcers on the tonsils. Goiter.

30 - () No thirst, and burning thirst, or night, with a real aversion to food, and even nausea, until the test, and then comes a hunger-eater, and the more you eat most. His fullness is fast, sometimes with a single bite and be hungry again after a while you eat. Feeling very full after eating. Your appetite increases during the night, and actually prevented from sleeping or wakes you, you should eat something. Appetite increased during gastralgias. Insatiable appetite. Everything is acid in the stomach, belching, regurgitation, vomiting, intense heartburn. Regurgitation hot, greasy or bitter. Violent hiccup after eating. Frequent or continuing nausea of morning (with bitter taste) in a room (better outdoors) or by movement of a vehicle. Belching incomplete burning, intolerable and persistent burning in the throat. Vomiting food and bitter, greenish, bilious, worse at night. Vomiting acids during the chills, in intermittent fevers, after eating, during menses. Hematemesis. Digestion slow. Gastralgias periodicals in the morning, after every meal, drinking wine outdoors, after noon, coughing, sitting bent forward; better burping, lying, warmth of bed and rubbing or evening; pains contractions or stitches. The epigastrium is swollen and is very sensitive to touch, tight clothing upsets and should be loosened, which immediately makes it better. Stomach cancer. Peptic ulcer disease. Anxiety in the stomach after a harassment or annoyance.

31 - () The excessive flatulence in the stomach is an inescapable feature of Lycopodium almost say there is a strong gas accumulation especially in the umbilicus and in hypochondria, his stomach bloated, distended and large amounts of noise and rumbling, the flatulence worsens or appears 16 to 20 hours after eating and before or after a bowel movement or tight clothing, and improves gas eliminating either flatus or belching (temporarily). Bloat; incarcerated flatus. The abdomen seems to be in a constant ferment. Cramp-like pain in the diaphragm to bend.
Dolores hepaticos or hypochondria, especially the right, worse eating to satiety, stooping, walking and lying on the right or touch or feel the liver, spread to the back and the tip of the right shoulder blade. Violent by gallstones biliary colic, a sharp pain took her breath away. Pain in hypochondria, worse after noon, to breathe deeply, the inspiration, by shaking, coughing or after dancing. Heaviness in the right upper quadrant, can not lie on that side.
Liver inflammation and induration. Cutting pain in the belly that goes Ierecha to left, or periumbilical. Abdominal pain relieved by passing flatus. Hard belly. Ascites. Brown spots on the belly.
Cramp-like pains in the abdominal muscles, worse at night. Pressure in the inguinal ring, as if to get a hernia. Inguinal hernia, especially right, especially in children, "has cured several cases" (Allen).

32 - () chronic constipation, from puberty or since the last birth, with ineffectual urging and hard stools, small, inadequate (if you think there is something in the rectum), difficult to evacuate because the urge to defecate is followed by a painful contraction of the anus or rectum (feces and receding), or during bowel prolapses. Constipation in pregnancy, in children, away from home or on vacation, alternating with diarrhea. Hard stool in the first part of the deposition, followed by loose stool or fluid. Diarrhea from milk and fruit or vegetables; in pregnancy.
Hemorrhoids that out (even by loose stools), burn and painful to touch or sit better for a hot bath. Rectal bleeding but only go loose stools. Rectal fullness, even after bowel movements.
Stitches in the rectum. Stools: pale and putrid-smelling, green hard lumps, liquid brown or yellow, stringy mucus, greenish, odorless. Itching and anal tension. Tapeworm.

33 - () Renal colic usually kidney stones and the presence of recurrent renal colic with stone, is always a strong presumption that the patient's constitutional remedy Lycopodium, which usually is confirmed with the overall picture and mental health. Kidney pain from 16 to 20 hours. Renal or lumbar pain that occurs before every time he goes to urinate, and ceases when urine comes out, disappearing completely after. The predominant renal colic on the right side, down the ureters and is cutting or stabbing, in the sediment of the urine is an abundance of reddish gravel, brick dust, or small calculator, or reddish yellow crystals, the sediment not adherent. Polyuria clear urine copious night, little by day, dark, with a greasy film, with blood, frothy, milky,
turbid and fetid. In colic in babies with reddish sediment in the combs. The child can not urinate even though you have desires, and retention is painful, painful desire to urinate, the child screams or cries before you begin urinating. Delayed urination, you should wait a while before you can start to urinate. Decrease of urea, and presence of acetone in the urine (L. Vannier). Shaking chills generalized throughout the body to finish urinating. Incontinence of urine. Itching in urethra while urinating and after, burning when urinating.
Stitches in the bladder neck and anus simultaneously.

34 - () The male genitalia are a major area of activity of Lycopodium, as well as the digestive and urinary systems. Sexual disorders: there is an aversion to sex with boy penis, cool and relaxed, erections are incomplete or absent, especially during intercourse. Impotence chronic, long-standing and is one of the most important drugs of this problem, with diminished or absent sexual desire (or increased, but without erection), with wrinkled or genitals relaxed; in young people, by sex pxcesos, or elderly with strong desires and imperfect erections.
If he have intercourse, ejaculation is early or too late or absent, and orgasm may be absent. Impotence may be due, among other factors, to a face anticipatory anxiety before intercourse. Sometimes he falls asleep during sex or is exhausted after. Sale prostatic fluid.
Pain in glans. Excoriation between scrotum and thighs. Edema of the genitalia. Varicocele.

35 - () Nymphomania with terrible desires or increased sexual desire during menstruation, or diminished. Itching (worse PMS) and vulvar burning.
Dryness of the vagina, chronic, worse after menses, painful intercourse (with burning), vaginismus. Expulsion of gas by the vagina. Excoriation between the thighs and vulva, in the perineum. Menses early or very late, heavy and long, black or red mixed with dark clots; with labor pains, or pains in the right ovary.
Menstruation suppressed for a long time for a scare. Amenorrhea. Delayed puberty. Metrorrhagia: after a bowel movement or at menopause, with large black clots. Pain in right ovary, or going from right to left; terebrante. Tumors or hypertrophy or swelling of the right ovary.
Uterine fibroid. Flow milky, yellowish or reddish, and corrosive. Vulvar varicose veins. Tendency to abortions. Breasts swollen, with nodules. Excoriation and crusting wet nipples, bleeding, cracks, punctures. Breast milk, even without pregnancy. Violent movements of the fetus during pregnancy.

36 - () Hoarseness. Wheezing; with noisy tions. Cough dry, irritating, day and night, or morning, or night at bedtime, constant, laryngeal or tracheal tingling or fumes produced by sulfur worst 16 to 18 or 20 hours (sometimes every other day), strain, to stretch the arms out, by bending or lying down (worse on left side), by eating or drinking cold things in the wind, in a warm room and breathing deeply, preventing sleep, better warm drinks . Chronic dry cough in children weak and emaciated. Cough with expectoration without it day and night. Pertussis. Expectoration of salty, rusty color, grayish yellow, greenish; puirulenta; blood. Cough dolorosalnente impact on the head. Dyspnea worse lying on his back, from the slightest exertion, walking outdoors or sleeping, better sitting up in bed. Pneumonies long or abandoned, especially on the right (at base), with flaring nostrils and wrinkled forehead. Wheezing,
rattling. Lancinating pains in the chest, especially at the side (most left), worse at 16 hours, by coughing, sneezing or laughing or the slightest movement or lying on the affected side (can not), or after a pneumonia, or inspire with dyspnea. Left pulmonary hepatization. Hydrothorax. Itching and painful rashes. Liver spots on the chest. Boils in the armpits; lymphadenopathy. Lung abscess.

37 - () Palpitations during digestion or at night in bed with anxiety and tremors and nasal flaring. Dilatation and cardiac hypertrophy. Acute precordial pain with fear, sweating, tachycardia and feeling of the night pirculacion; angina pectoris. Cyanotic heart disease with dyspnea.
Intense throbbing of the temporal and carotid arteries. Hear loud beating of her heart, at night, and you can not sleep. Hydropericardium.
Aneurysms of the great arteries.

38 - () Stiffness in the neck (sometimes by lifting a weight), pain in the left neck. Liver spots on the cervical area. Swelling, induration and stiffness in one side of the neck, torticollis, head to the left. Burning pain between the shoulder blades, like red coals.
Lymphadenopathy in the neck, painful rashes, violent itching. Back pain: to lift something heavy, worse on beginning to move better after urinating. Low back pain by moving or bending or lifting; better flatus or after urination, with constricting pains in the stomach. Pain as a coup, when he stood up from stooping. Low back pain as if he broke the area, while moving the belly, pressing, extended below the false ribs. Sacral pain when rising from sitting, can not sit upright. Deformations of the spine, with pain.

39 - () Alternately flex and extend your arms. Pain in the limbs, first right, then left, worse at the start of movement. Pain in the bones of the upper limbs. Rheumatic complaints in members, ranging from right to left, with arthritic nodules, especially in the joints of the fingers, with stiffness. The arms and fingers go to sleep easily, even at night, or to lift. Stiffness in arthritic elbows and wrists. Erysipelas. Dry hands.
Heat in the palms. Finger dead. " Warts on hands and fingers. Involuntary trembling of the hands. Felon. Chilblains. Contracture of palmar fascia. Edema in lower limbs, oozing liquid edematous legs. Pain in the lower limbs, worse sitting, better walking or by heat of bed. Sciatica, worse lying on painful side or sitting, better walking and the local heat of the bed. A cold foot (right) and the other hot. Brown spots on the inside of the thighs. Tremors or involuntary movements of the legs and feet, worse at night. White swelling of the knee. Paralysis of the legs. Cramps in calves, feet and toes, walking or night. Leg ulcers, itching, burning and nighttime pain. Soles of feet very sensitive, painful to walk. Bromhidrosis with aching feet.
Painful varicose veins in the legs, but the right, worse in pregnancy.
Stitches in the right big toe in the evening. Cracks in the heels.
Painful corns on the feet.

40 - () sleepiness after lunch. Frequent yawning and interrupted.
Takes to fall asleep by activity and mental excitement. Frequently interrupted sleep, not rest. Very vivid erotic dreams; rings with murders, acts of the day or fatal accidents. Sleep with half closed eyes.

41 - () Chills 16 to 20 hours or at night in bed, widespread or single side, especially the left. Chills alternating with fever. Lack of vital Salor. Tertian ague. Waves of heat throughout the body, frequent thirst for small quantities at a time. Night sweats, acid or fetid odor or onions; bloody. Typhoid. Fever with great prostration, jaw hanging and half-closed eyes, worse for 16 to 20 hours, with sweat on chest and back.

42 - () Skin yellow, wrinkled, dry, chapped trend. Chronic urticaria. Painful rashes. Large red spots. Liver spots.
Abundant freckles. Eruptions with thick crusts, wrinkled, yellow brown, moist, purulent, and deep cracks. Recurrent boils. Chafing wet skin of children. Intertrigo with bleeding surfaces. Nevus. Vascular tumors. Psoriasis. Warts. Painful corns. Phlebitis. Gangrene brown. Eczema. Acne. Black ulcers, bleeding, burning at the edges, crusted with foul-smelling discharge, fistula, with indurated, pruritic; phagadenic; veins, especially in the lower limbs.

Lachesis Iodum Chelidonium China. In children take into account the similarity with Causticum.

() Very effective. () Effective. () Util

Source: "Vijnovsky Homoeopathic Materia Medica"

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