Ignatia is perhaps the best remedy for emotional upsets, grief, depression. Ignatia is very good when our concern is worry over someone ill. Use Ignatia when grief interferes with sleep. Use ignatia for restlessness.
Modalities include being sensitive to smells such as strong odors, mold, smoke. Stress headaches, headaches that are worse from strong smells, noises and better when lying down. Pain centered in one side of head. Cluster headaches.
Ignatia helps with anxiety, nervousness. Mental & physical exhaustion.
Mental symptoms may include sadness, involuntary sighing and moodiness.
Ignatia is listed as a respiratory remedy. Ignatia is listed for relief of symptoms such as constriction of throat; difficult respiration; oppressed breathing. Ignatia 30C is also listed for symptoms of shortness of breath and when the chest feels tight and heavy. Helps with coughs such as spasmodic, dry, or hoarse coughs.
Ignatia is especially suitable for anxiety from feelings of not being able to control environment. Ignatia is well-known for symptoms of feeling overwhelmed. Well-known for help from depression from grief. Concern over health of others. Indicated for onset of high blood pressure from grief, shock, disappointment.
Ignatia's Mini Materia Medica:
Cold: Helpful for a cold that usually develops a lump-in-the-throat sensation or a spasmodic cough and much sighing. Ignatia is listed for respiratory symptoms, sore throat, oppressed breathing, shortness of breath. Ignatia is listed for coughs, heart palpitations.
Constipation with stomach pains.
Emotional Strain: Useful for emotional strain that leaves the person mentally & physically exhausted. Physical symptoms from emotional upsets such as restless sleep, waking up frequently, long and troublesome dreams
Fever: External heat with internal coldness.
Grief: Beneficial when sleep is disturbed and restless marked by sighing and nightmares.
Headache: Helpful for headaches especially when leaning over, as if nail is driven through side of head or after emotional upset.
Insomnia: Useful for insomnia with frequent waking, long troublesome dreams, and jerking of limbs on falling asleep
Ignatia is also known as Ignatia Amara.
Economy 1 oz with 680 pellets for 225 doses.
SUGGESTED DOSE 3 pellets as one dose.
Immune support: 2 doses daily.
Respiratory support: 2 doses daily.
Stress, anxiety: 1-3 doses daily
Chronic symptom relief: 3 times daily with less frequency as improvement is made.
Take at night for insomnia or for symptoms worse at night.