Mercurius is considered a top remedy for infections: mononucleosis, abscesses dental, tooth, gum problems with swelling, receding gums, metallic taste in mouth, sore throats, glandular swelling, swelling of lymph nodes, flu.
Excesses such as diarrhea, excess perspiration, intense thirst, glandular swellings.
Mercurius Vivus is a remedy useful for problems of bad smells,
including dental problems, sore throat, and offensive sweat.
Worse from: Night, Warmth of bed, During perspiration,
Heat & cold, Damp weather
It is best suited to those who feel best in moderate temperatures.
Symptoms are much worse with temperature change and in weather extremes.
Mercurius Vivus- sweating, without relief. Anemia. Debility, weakness & trembling. Unpleasant odor about individual. Mercurius is used for sinusitis with thick green nasal discharge or a gripping pain around the head extending to the teeth. Often, this pain worsens with open air, eating, drinking, and extremes of hot and cold.
Mercurius Vivus's Mini Materia Medica:
BAD BREATH: Corrects metallic taste in mouth
BOILS: Helpful for gum boils or anywhere else boils appear
COLDS: Useful for colds that begin with creeping chilliness, sneezing
Profuse, watery or Thick, green nasal discharge
Nose & upper lip sore from nasal discharge
CYSTITIS: Helpful for frequent, urging, Painful urination. Burning at start of urination
DIARRHEA: Useful for slimy, bloody stool, straining with cannot finish sensation.
EARACHE: Helpful for painful earaches. Abscessed ears.
MOUTH: Useful for swollen, spongy, receding, gums that bleed easily; decay around crowns; teeth feel loose, tender, too long.
SORE THROAT: Useful for sore throats with bluish, red swelling, metallic-taste in mouth. Salivation, profuse, fetid
TONSILLITIS: Corrects constant desire to swallow. Pain into ear on swallowing. Moist, white or yellow coated, Large, flabby tongue with teeth prints on side. Sore, raw, smarting, burning throat. Worse right side of throat. Swollen neck glands
TOOTHACHE: Corrects pulsating, tearing, shooting pains going up into the face or ears
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General dose-3 pellets 3 times a day and less frequently as improvement is made.