Use Gelsemium to stop those constantly runny noses. Gelsemium is useful for dry sore throats, bronchitis and dry coughs. Gelsemium lessens the aches, pains and irritability associated with colds and flu.
Use Gelsemium for colds where there is a sense of fullness at base of nose, dull headache, sneezing. Gelsemium has been a favorite cold and flu remedy for generations. Use Gelsemium for body aches, exhaustion, headache and weakness associated with the flu.
Gelsemium helps with circulation both physically and mentally. Keep on hand for anxiety, stage fright, apprehension, fever, nervousness before performing, speaking or going out in public. Gelsemium is useful of anticipatory anxiety, pre-performance anxiety, nervousness, and jitters. Suggested dose is 3 pellets taken 1 hour before performing.
Gelsemium helps when the person feels drowsy, tired, sluggish, and lethargic. Wants to be left alone and quiet and feels worse after physical or mental exertion.
Gelsemium is useful for recovery from illness and fatigue, such as Mononucleosis. The onset of symptoms for Gelsemium maybe slow and gradual, unlike Aconite and Belladonna. Symptoms helped by Gelsemium may have started after an emotional upset or shock.
Gelsemium's Mini Materia Medica:
Cold: Use for colds with constantly runny noses. Sneezing. Sense of fullness at base of nose, dull headache & fever.
Flu: Helpful for flu with coldness with chills up and down back, body aches and pains and exhaustion, neck and shoulder muscles are sore. Sleepless, but very fatigued, weary, eyelids, head, limbs feel heavy. Great trembling & weakness of all limbs, muscles feel bruised. Dull, heavy backache. Tiredness of whole body with least exertion. Unrefreshed sleep and fatigue with limbs weak and trembling.
Headache: Headaches with a dull heavy ache, like a band about head, vertigo, dizzy, eyelids feel heavy. Sore neck and shoulder muscles. Useful for headache with heaviness & sensation of band around head. Pain at back of head, radiating towards forehead, neuralgia, migraine, headaches due to spinal misalignment. Muscular soreness of neck and shoulders. Scalp sore to touch. Relieved by copious urination.
Heat Exhaustion: Helpful for heat exhaustion with extreme weakness. Headache with bursting sensation in forehead and eyeballs or sensation of band around head. Extreme heaviness of eyelids.
Mental: Emotionally Gelsemium can help with apprehension before an event, being with other people, going to the doctor, before a performance. Help for depression following an unsettling experience. Useful for mental state of apprehension. Gelsemium helps with anticipation accompanied by weakness, trembling, fuzzy thinking, or dizziness. Use Gelsemium for nervousness and worry over performing, stage fright, excess worry over going to doctor or dentist.
Neuralgia: Helpful for nerve pain, migraine, vertigo, headache pain due to spinal misalignments.
Throat: Useful for sore throat with difficulty swallowing, especially of warm food. Hoarseness with bronchitis. Red, swollen tonsils. Throat and respiratory symptoms include rough, burning, tickling throat. Pain shoots into ears, especially on swallowing. Burning & rough feeling in throat. Sensation of lump that cannot be swallowed. Dry cough.
Tonsils: Swollen tonsils, difficulty swallowing.
Vertigo: Helpful for vertigo with blurring of vision. Headache with vertigo, weakness. Sensation of falling, walking as if intoxicated.
Symptoms helped by Gelsemium: may feel better with open air, gentle motion.
Feel worse from: change of weather, change of season, anticipation of performing, mental exertion, physical exertion, tobacco smoke, damp weather.
Gelsemium's complete name is Gelsemium Sempervirens.
Dosage and potency guidelines.
1 oz with 680 pellets for 225 doses.
Suggested dose is 3 pellets 3 times a day with less frequency as improvement is made.
Economy 1 oz bottle with 680 pellets- that's over 9 times more pellets than our $8.99 multidose tubes!