A homeopathic remedy for the treatment of gastro-intestinal symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, abdominal cramps, dehydration and dizziness.
These symptoms might be due to food poisoning or viral stomach flu.
Note: For travel sickness or morning sickness, use v.m.t (vertigo, morning & travel sickness) 30c remedy instead.
|Remedy||Symptoms covered by specific remedy|
|Arsenicum album 200c||Vomiting and diarrhoea together. Craves iced water but even a few sips are vomited immediately. Great weakness and exhaustion. Restless and chilly, better for warmth. Cannot bear the smell of food. Gastric flu, food poisoning.|
|China officinalis 30c||Weakness, vomiting of undigested food, flatulence, belching and stomach cramps. Stools may be dark, foul and watery.|
|Cocculus indicus 30c||Violent abdominal spasms, extreme aversion and nausea to food; dizziness and vomiting.|
|Ipecacuanha 30c||Persistent nausea and vomiting, griping pain, frequent stools. Nausea from looking at moving objects.|
|Magnesia phosphorica 30c||Excellent anti-spasmodic remedy; flatulence and abdominal spasms, hiccoughs and vomiting.|
|Podophyllum 30c||Spasmodic abdominal pain with bilious vomiting. Worse after eating acid fruits or milk. Profuse, watery stools with jelly-like mucus and offensive smell.|
|Tabacum 30c||Severe nausea with sinking feeling in pit of stomach and a cold sweat. Nausea with dizziness, headache. Deathly pale and much better with fresh air.|
As a general rule, if a positive response has not been seen within 24-48 hours, please consult with your homeopathic practitioner or your General Practitioner.
One dose is 3-5 pillules sucked under the tongue in a clean mouth.
This applies to adults, children and animals alike.
In the acute stage, dose every half hour for 3 doses then every hour for 3 doses.
Continue dosing every 2 – 4 hours until relief is obtained, thereafter as needed for 3-5 days.
See Dosing Guidelines for further details.
Avoid dehydration by replacing lost fluids and electrolytes.