Zincum valerianicum (Zinc-val)

Valerinate of Zinc

(ZINCUM VALERIANUM)

Generals: A remedy for neuralgia, hysteria, angina pectoris, and other painful affections, notably in ovarian affections. Epilepsy without aura. Hysterical heart-pain. Facial neuralgia, violent in left temple and inferior maxillary. Sleeplessness in children. Obstinate hiccough.

Head: Violent, neuralgic, intermittent headaches. Becomes almost insane with pain, which is piercing and stabbing. Uncontrollable sleeplessness from pain in head with melancholy.

Female: Ovaralgia; pain shoots down limbs, even too foot.

Extremities: Severe pain in neck and spine. Cannot sit still; must keep legs in constant motion. Sciatic neuralgia.

Dose: First and second trituration. Must be continued for some time in treatment of neuralgia.