Sabadilla is useful to treat acute conditions like fever especially hay fever. It works on the mucus membrane of the nose and the lachrymal glands (glands present in the eyes). It is made from the cevadilla seeds.
Following are the symptoms likely to be treated with this remedy
Redness of eyes with watering of eyes
Eye lids are red and burning
Frontal pain, and blackness before eyes as if would faint
Running nose with violent sneezing
Copious, watery nasal discharge (coryza)
Chilliness, sensitive to cold
The chill stage predominates and there is extreme watering of eyes during fever
The patient is thirstless
Head and face are hot, hands and feet are cold
Soreness of throat worse form cold air
Sensation as if a lump is present in the throat
Empty swallowing is very painful
Dose- As prescribed by physician. Can be taken with allopathic medicines.
Maintain half an hour gap between food/drink/any other medicines and homeopathic medicine.
Avoid any strong smell in the mouth while taking medicine e.g. camphor, garlic, onion, coffee, hing
Side effects- None reported
Similar drugs- Veratrina, colchicum