Common Name: Silica. Pure Flint
Silicea is the chronic of Pulsatilla.
Causes & Symptoms for SBL Silica (Silicea)
- Silica promotes expulsion of foreign bodies from the tissues; fish bones, needles, bone splinters.
- It may cause the absorption of scar-tissue, liberate the disease, hence used in the complaints of keloid.
- Inflammation, swelling and suppuration of glands, cervical, axillary, parotid, mammary, inguinal, sebaceous, is relieved with help of Silicea (silica)
- Sweat of hands, toes, feet and axillae is offensive in the patients who need Silica.
- Every little injury suppurates is an indication of this remedy. It helps to matures abscesses, resolve the pus formed in the injury.
- Silica patient is cold, chilly, wants plenty warm clothing, hates drafts, hands and feet cold, worse in winter
- Trembling when writing, weakness of joints, eruptions itch only in daytime and evening. Eruption on chin is recovered with help of this medicine.
- Patients who suffer from deficient nutrition, the reason being Imperfect absorption, assimilation of food.
Mind and Head
Children are obstinate, headstrong, cry when spoken kindly to, the patient thinks only of pins, fears them, searches for them, and counts them carefully.
Restless, fidgety of hands that starts at least noise indicates Silica, Throbbing headache, generally from congestion of blood in head is relieved with help of this medicine.
Itching pustules and bulbous swellings on hairy scalp and on neck that are sensitive to pressure.
Headache from spine extending over head and locating over one eye especially the right eye is benefited with Silica.
The vertigo of Silicea in the same way ascends from the back of the neck; as if one would fall forward sometimes backward; aggravated by looking up, closing eyes; lying on left side. Perspiration only on the head.
Eyes, Ear and Nose
Blackness before eyes after headache, Sparks, and black spots before sight is relieved with Silica.
Swelling of exterior of ear with discharge (of pus) from the ear, Hardness of hearing and Swelling, Induration of parotids has been relieved with this remedy.
Silicea helps in Inflammation of nostrils, Itching in nose, Scabs, pimples, and ulcers in nose.
Silica resolves Indurations left after suppuration; in the case of tonsillitis with Swelling of the uvula, Swelling of the palate.
Stomach and Abdomen
Constant nausea and vomiting with Heaviness in stomach, Burning sensation in pit of stomach is recovered with Silica.
Pressure in stomach, sometimes after every meal, or on drinking quickly is an indication of this remedy.
Enlargement of abdomen, Inflammation and swelling of inguinal glands is helped with Silica.
Difficult expulsion of flatus, Constipation where the stool comes down with great difficulty, comes a little way through the anus with constant but ineffectual desire for stool is relieved with help of this medicine.
Painful hemorrhoids protrude during stool is an indication of Silica.
Absence of sexual desire, with weakness in genital functions, perspiration and itching in scrotum with itching, moist spots on scrotum is helped with this remedy.
After coition, pain in limbs, as from fatigue, or sensation of trembling on one side of head is relieved with help of Silica
Discharge of blood from the vagina every time the child takes the breast milk is an indication of Silica.
Itching, burning, and soreness in pudenda; during menses. Discharge of blood from the uterus, while suckling.
Indurations in breast, hard, painful, and swollen at nipple is relieved with help of Silicea.
Itching, burning, and soreness during menses is resolved with help of this remedy.
Back, Neck and Extremities
Stitches between the hips. Coccyx painful, as after a long carriage ride with Shootings in the loins, when seated or lying down is relieved with help of this medicine.
Silicea resolves cramps in arms and legs, ulcers about nails, Soreness and lameness in limbs is benefited with help of this medicine.
Numbness of hands at night, Dryness in tips of fingers, Profuse sweat of the hands indicates Silicea.
Pain in joints of fingers, when pressed, Skin cracked, on arms and hands and cramp in the soles of feet is relieved with this remedy.
Silicea helps to remove the corns in the feet, with shooting pains and tension of calves of legs.
Burning in back when walking in open air and becoming warm is relieved with help of this remedy.
Silicea is a valuable remedy in affections of the nails that cripples and produce inflammation around and under them.
Silicea is valuable in the sensitiveness to taking cold.
Silica is the remedy of service in frequently, short flushes of heat during the day time, principally in face.
It is suitable to children who are slow in learning to walk.
Side effects of SBL Silica (Silicea)
There are no such side effects. But every medicine should be taken following the rules as given.
Dosage and rules while taking SBL Silica (Silicea)
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.