Colic means spasmodic pain originating in a hollow viscus.
There are 4 types of colics.
1. Intestinal colic - It is caused by over distension of some parts of the intestines usually associated with flatulence and constipation. It is due to acute indigestion and the pain is gripping, tearing or twitching. It shifts about and is relieved by deep pressure. There is no rise of temperature or of pulse rate, vomiting or passage of wind may occur with partial relief symptoms.
2. Biliary colic - It is caused by attempt of a gall stone to pass along the gall - duct and by the consequent inflammation. The pain is below the right ribs where there is tenderness as well. Jaundice, rigor, high temperature may or may not occur.
3. Pancreatic colic - This also may give rise to jaundice and the stools contain much fat. The pain is between the tip of the breast bone and navel.
4. Renal colic - It is due to passage of stone. The pain is excruciating. Urine may be bloody, vomiting is common. The pain passes from the loins into one of the testicles.
Colocynthis: violent agonizing pain with restlessness; better by bending double and by pressing something hard against abdomen.
Chamomilla: intolerable, maddening pains; flatulent colic after anger.
Cinchona Officionalis(China): flatulent colic; worse after eating; with sensation as if entire abdomen was full, packed; violent pains about navel not relieved by bending double.
Dioscorea Villosa: colic starts at navel and spreads to all parts of body; better by stretching body backwards.
Nux Vomica: colic from eating highly seasoned, spicy food, over-eating.
Bio-Combination#3: This remedy is indicated in abdominal pain relieved by pressure, flatulent colic, colic due to inflammatory condition and colic in infants/children during teething. Colics of infants that cause them to draw up their legs, especially during teething. It is also useful for colic of children and adults from blockage of the intestines caused by flatulence or constipation with formation of gas. There are Spasmodic pains causing the patient to double up.
|COLOCYNTHIS 30C - 400 Pellets (4dm)||1015252||8907460152527|
|CHAMOMILLA 30C - 400 Pellets (4dm)||1012352||8907460123527|
|CINCHONA OFFICINALIS 30C - 400 Pellets (4dm)||1013852||8907460138521|
|DIOSCOREA VILLOSA 30C - 400 Pellets (4dm)||1016852||8907460168528|
|NUX VOMICA 30C - 400 Pellets (4dm)||1031752||8907460317520|
|Bio-Combination # 3 - Abdominal Colic||1235804||8907460719041|
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