Delayed and irregular menses; menstrual colic; amenorrhœa, pain in ovaries before flow; menorrhagia, irritable bladder; leucorrhœa
It is popular in the indigenous system as a good emmenagogue, and in the congestive and neuralgic variety of dysmenorrhoea. Colicky pains in lower abdomen. Menses are irregular, lasting for short or long time. Blood is dark and clotted.
One symptom should mark this remedy as an especially useful one in female disorders, and that is, “tired all the time.” The menses are premature and profuse, with labor-like pains. In uterine displacements and leucorrhoea it is an excellent remedy, being indicated by the extreme constipation in which great efforts are required to evacuate the bowels; digestion is weak. The characteristics of Aletris, therefore, are the tired feeling, the extreme constipation and the weakness of digestion accompanying uterine displacements or leucorrhoea.
A wonderful remedy in female affections is Calcarea Carbonica. Given a woman with the general Calcarea constitution, and nine times out of ten there will be some trouble with the organs or functions peculiar to her s*x. Profuse menstruation is the rule. The menstruation of Calcarea is abnormal, being early and profuse, and lasting too long; the irregularity as to time is important. In amenorrhoea Calcarea is an invaluable remedy, especially where the first menses are delayed.
Is a remedy most similar in many respects to Cimicifuga; it does not have the headache, and its rheumatic urination and headache characteristic of the In bearing down and throbbing hypogastric region, with pain the menses become suddenly suppressed from cold; there is symptoms are confined to the smaller joints, while those of Cimicifuga are of the fleshy parts of the muscles. Caulophyllum has as a characteristic a sensation of internal trembling.
Leucorrhoea < after menses, Leucorrhoea-acrid, corroding, shreddy, tenacious, hanging from os in long strings, Pruritis vulvae and profuse leucorrhoea [Calc, Kreos, Sep] and s*x**l excitement. Removes tendency to habitual adherent placenta
Heavy aches or excruciating pains going from back, around abdomen to the pelvis and down the thighs > menses. Menses late, scanty, pale, early and frequent miscarriages.
Membranous dysmenorrhoea with a tarry, dark, stringy flow, and severe, shifting, cramping pains
Menses-irregular, never at right time, every two weeks, stops and starts again, with nausea, chilliness, fainting, too early, profuse, long lasting. Nymphomania in head strong women. Prolapsus uteri from straining, lifting.
There are two special indication for this remedy in female complaints, namely: atony of the genital organs, and pain extending from the back of the uterus. The keynote leading to its selection has ever been a “consciousness of a womb.” Probably in affection of the uterus calling for other remedies there is a consciousness of womb, but the here the consciousness consists of a soreness and weight in the womb, which in consists of a soreness and weight in the womb which is constant there is not let up to it, and there is accompanying a tired, aching feeling in the back and limbs, in such cases Helonias act as a uterine tonic.
The woman has much tribulation. Burning, stinging in ovaries. Screaming from pain. Stinging, tearing, cutting pains in the ovaries, patient covered with sweat. Copious, excoriating leucorrhoea, parts raw, sore, inflamed and itching. Stinging, itching and boring pains in the uterus. Pains in the uterus and ovaries at the menstrual period. Menstrual flow light red, pale, acrid, clotted, and profuse or scanty. The menses are sometimes suppressed.
Pulsatilla is indicated for women who are mild mannered, sensitive and weep easily during perimenopaus. They tend to whine when unhappy and can be sad and depressed. The woman needing Pulsatilla prefers company, support and companionship. She may be very warm and uncomfortable in warm rooms, especially when experiencing hot flashes.
Cimicifuga is recommended for women who suffer from severe headaches during perimenopause and have changing hormonal cycles. Cimicifuga may also be helpful for women who feel trapped and disappointed with their lives. It is a perfect remedy for this period of life for many women experiencing extreme hormonal changes.