Manganum Oxydatum Nativum

Manganum Oxydatum Nativum signs and symptoms of the homeopathy medicine from the Dictionary of Practical Materia Medica by J.H. Clarke. Find out for which conditions and symptoms Manganum Oxydatum Nativum is used…

      Native Black Oxide of Manganese. Pyrolusite. MnO2. Trituration.


Colic. Diarrhoea. Tibia, pain in.


Lembke proved this. It caused a good deal of painful disturbance in the abdomen, with loose stools, pressive heat in the head, and pains in the leg bones. A tendency to become fatigued and heated were noticeable features. Burning and pressing pains predominate.


Dulness in fore-part of head, caused by pressure on head. Heaviness and heat in sinciput. Jerking burning in skin of forehead, obliging scratching, with heat in skin. Pressure on forehead with vertigo. Tearing in side of head and face.


Violent burning sensation below eyes (though the skin was cool).


A peculiar pressure deep in left ear.


Nausea several times towards noon. Pressure in stomach. Cutting in stomach.


Violent persistent stitches in left hypochondrium worse by inspiration and pressure. Violent cutting in umbilical region shooting upward. Violent colic and thin, light stool, after which the pain, especially in umbilical region, continued and was worse by pressure, other stools followed.

Stool and Anus

Light-coloured, thin stool, followed by cutting in umbilical region, in morning (13th d.). Stool harder than usual (9th and 10th d.), delayed, hard and scanty (1st d.).

Urinary Organs

Urine rather increased.

Respiratory Organs

Very frequent scraping and scrapy tickling in larynx, followed by dry cough.


A peculiar pressure deep behind sternum.

Back and neck

Peculiar sensation of heaviness and pressure in left lumbar region worse bending to left.

Upper Limbs

Prickling in left hand.

Lower Limbs

Boring in bones below right (and left) knee. Very violent pinching pain in right ankle, standing causes pain, worse by motion.


More easily made tired, hot and perspiring. Pressure and boring in several bones.


Much heat of whole body. Much internal heat and much less sensitiveness than usual to cold air generally.

John Henry Clarke
John Henry Clarke MD (1853 – November 24, 1931 was a prominent English classical homeopath. Dr. Clarke was a busy practitioner. As a physician he not only had his own clinic in Piccadilly, London, but he also was a consultant at the London Homeopathic Hospital and researched into new remedies — nosodes. For many years, he was the editor of The Homeopathic World. He wrote many books, his best known were Dictionary of Practical Materia Medica and Repertory of Materia Medica