Nervous Stomach and Intestinal Problems:
The functioning of the stomach and intestine is affected by physical stress and emotional burdens. Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain and heartburn are the main symptoms. See your physician immediately if these problems are present from a long time, or if they recur frequently; or if you suspect ulcers of the stomach or small intestine.
Symptoms, Remedies of Nervous Stomach:
- Sever stomach ache, stops when eating; very hungry; feels as if the rectum is blocked and unable to pass stools; mental stress; usually happens before a test.
Better – Warmth, lying down, eating
Remedy – Anacardium
- Cramp-like stomach pain; nausea; diarrhea before some important events or after worrying; especially for people with anxiety who are always in a hurry
Worse – Tight clothes, small spaces; warmth; eating
Better – Cold, fresh air
Remedy – Argentum nitricum
- Stomach pain accompanied by burning; desire to drink cold water; but swallows the water in small amounts. Especially for restless and anxious people who cannot be to themselves.
Worse – In dark, in the evening, at night
Remedy – Arsenicum album 200
- Feeling of nausea after eating; food stays firmly in the stomach; drinks large amounts of cold water. Especially for people with a quick temper, who hate opposition and for irritable people
Worse – Warm rooms, touch, motion
Better – Rest, quiet, warm stomach compresses and pressure
Remedy – Bryonia
- Nausea with excess gas formation and severe pain; slimy diarrhea that resembles spinach and has bad odor; especially for children during teething and among angry and highly irritated people who overreact.
Remedy – Chamomilla 200
- Diarrhea accompanied by sudden tightening of stomach muscles and pain after anger or rage. Especially for impatient and extrovert people who show their feelings openly
Better – Pressure, bending over, warmth
Remedy – Colocynthis
- Feeling that the stomach is empty; stomach pain; patient feels hungry with nausea, after sadness or great worry or suffering. Especially for introverted, depressed people who cry often
Worse – Sympathy, light food
Better – Being alone, heavy food
Remedy – Ignatia
- Severe, stabbing, stomach pain; burning pain in the chest due to indigestion; nausea, vomiting; excess gas formation; diarrhea as well as constipation; especially for people who keep thinking about their past troubles
Worse – Sympathy, cold, heat
Remedy – Natrum chloratum
- Food sits heavily in the stomach; nausea; feeling stuffed; burning pain in the chest due to indigestion; diarrhea or constipation; wants to burp but cannot. Especially for ambitious people
Remedy – Nux vomica 200
- Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea after excitement
Remedy – Phosphorus
- Nausea and severe cramp-like stomach pain after being disappointed or hurt. Especially for people who are moody and irritable but helpful.
Remedy – Pulsatilla 200
- Diarrhea after being upset or getting insulted; gas has foul smell; sharp stomach pain. Especially for introvert people who lose their cool suddenly.
Remedy – Staphysagria