This remedy suits especially the vertigo of the aged and that arising from excesses an all over use of tobacco. Also that form due to cerebral anaemia. There is a sensation when the person looks steadily at an object as if turning in a circle. Vertigo on rising up or going down stairs, with great debility and inclination to sleep. There is a numb feeling in the brain as if stupefied, worse turning over in bed.
Ambra grisea [Ambr]
Is especially useful in nervous vertigo in old people.
Is also suitable for old people who suffer from chronic congestive vertigo.
Ferrum metallicum. [Ferr]
This remedy suits anaemic vertigo, which is worse when suddenly rising from a sitting or lying position. It comes on when going down hill or on crossing water, even though the water be smooth.
Has a vertigo worse when looking at running water.
The vertigo of Aconite is hyperaemic or auditory. It is worse on raising the head or rising from a recumbent position.
Has its principal action on the solar plexus, and vertigo which is connected with digestive troubles suites this remedy, and it develops into the neurasthenic type with occipital headache and lumbo-sacral irritation. There is a flushed face and hot head, worse sitting up and riding in a carriage;it is also worse after eating.
Has a gastric vertigo with nausea and disposition to faint, worse on rising from a recumbent position and on motion.
Has a gastric vertigo associated with weakness or anaemia. Also vertigo from debility, looses of fluids, etc.
Nux vomica and Pulsatilla may be needed in gastric vertigo.
Phosphorous, says Dr. William Boericke, “displays great curative powers in every imaginable case of vertigo, especially in nervous vertigo when caused by nervous debility, sexual abuse, occurring in the morning with an empty stomach, with fainting and trembling.”.
Rhus toxicodendron. [Rhus-t]
This remedy suits vertigo, especially in old people, which comes on as soon as the patient rises from a sitting position. It is associated with heavy limbs is probably caused by senile changes in the brain.
Is suitable to vertigo preceding paralysis. There is a tendency to fall forward or sideways; there is a great anxiety and weakness in the head. It corresponds, therefore, to the vertigo and weakness in the head. It corresponds, therefore to the vertigo of organic brain diseases.
Argentum nitricum. [Arg-n]
Vertigo, with debility and trembling, is curable by this remedy when there is much mental confusion and a sense of expansion. It seems as if houses would fall on him when he is walking through the street. It also suits vertigo from diseases of the brain and eyes.
Natrum salicylicum. [Nat-sal]
This remedy is especially useful in auditory nerve vertigo, and other remedies for this condition are Chininum sulphuricum, Gelsemium and Causticum.
Has a purely nervous vertigo, especially on closing the eyes; it is accompanied with nausea and is greatly intensified by noise or motion.