Phosphorus is a homeopathic medicine made from the element phosphorus and suited to tall, slender, fair, anemic and weak individuals. They are very sensitive to any kind of external impressions with great weakness and tendency to bleeding.
Following are the complaints that can be treated very well with this remedy
Nostrils are large with frequent bleeding and polyps
Pain in throat while coughing which makes the whole body to tremble
Congestion of the lungs with tight feeling across the chest
Soreness of throat with difficulty in talking and tingling sensation
Hoarseness of voice
Effective in Pneumonia and tuberculosis if taken in the right dose
The sputum or the cough is rust or blood coloured which is worse in cold air
Breathing is quick with sensation of weight in the chest and heat in the chest
There is bleeding of gums.
Burning in oesophagus with thirst for very cold water
Vomiting of water as it gets warm in the stomach
Dyspepsia(Indigestion) with belching of large quantity of air
Inflammation of the stomach which is painful on touch and the burning extends to the throat and the bowels
Sharp cutting pains with inflammation of the liver and presence of large yellow spots on the abdomen
Severe constipation with hard stools alternating with severe loose motions as if the anus was left open causing severe weakness
Dose- As prescribed by physician. Can be taken along with allopathic medicines.
Should not be taken in too low or too continuous doses especially in tubercular cases.
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.