Specially indicated in infancy and old age. This remedy brings aid to scrofulous children, especially if they are backward mentally and physically, are dwarfish, do not grow and develop, have scrofulous ophthalmia, swollen abdomen, take cold easily, and then always have swollen tonsils. Persons subject to quinsy which is prone to suppurate; gums bleed easily. Diseases of old men when degenerative changes begin;-cardiac vascular and cerebral;-who have hypertrophied prostate or indurated testes, very sensitive to cold, offensive foot-sweats, very weak and weary, must sit or lie down or lean on something. Very averse to meeting strangers. Catarrh of posterior nares, with frequent epistaxis. Often useful in the dyspepsias of the young who have masturbated and who suffer from seminal emissions, together with cardiac irritability and palpitation. Affects glandular structures, and useful in general degenerative changes, especially in coats of arteries, aneurism, and senility. Baryta is a cardio-vascular poison acting on the muscular coats of heart and vessels. Arterial fibrosis. Blood-vessels soften and degenerate, become distended, and aneurisms, ruptures, and apoplexies result.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Mind ailments: Loss of memory, mental weakness. Irresolute. Lost confidence in himself. Senile dementia. Confusion. Bashful. Aversion to strangers. Childish; grief over trifles.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Head ailments: Vertigo; stitches, when standing in the sun, extending through head. Brain feels as if loose. Hair falls out. Confusion. Wens.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Eyes ailments: Alternate dilatation and contraction of pupils. Photophobia. Gauze before eyes. Cataracts (Calc; Phos; Sil).
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Ears ailments: Hardness of hearing. Crackling noise. Glands around ears painful and swollen. Reverberation on blowing nose.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Nose ailments: Dry; sneezing; coryza, with swelling of upper lip and nose. Sensation of smoke in nose. Discharge of thick, yellow mucus. Frequent bleeding. Scabs around wings of nose.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Face ailments: Pale, puffed; sensation as of cobweb (Alumina). Upper lip swollen.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Mouth ailments: Awakes with dry mouth. Gums bleed and retract. Teeth ache before menses. Mouth filled with inflamed vesicles, foul taste. Paralysis of tongue. Smarting, burning pain in tip of tongue. Dribbling of saliva at dawn. Spasm of oesophagus when food enters.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Throat ailments: Submaxillary glands and tonsils swollen. Takes cold easily, with stitches and smarting pain. Quinsy. Suppurating tonsils from every cold. Tonsils inflamed, with swollen veins. Smarting pain when swallowing; worse empty swallowing. Feeling of a plug in pharynx. Can only swallow liquids. Spasm of oesophagus as soon as food enters oesophagus, causes gagging and choking (Merc cor; Graphit). Throat troubles from over use of voice. Stinging pain in tonsils, pharynx or larynx.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Stomach ailments: Waterbrash, hiccough, and eructation, which relieves pressure as of a stone. Hungry, but refuses food. Pain and weight immediately after a meal, with epigastric tenderness (Kali carb). Worse after warm food. Gastric weakness in the aged with possible malignancy present.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Abdomen ailments: Hard and tense, distended. Colicky. Enlarged mesenteric glands. Pain in abdomen swallowing food. Habitual colic, with hunger, but food is refused.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Rectum ailments: Constipation, with hard, knotty stools. Haemorrhoids protrude on urinating. Crawling in rectum. Oozing at anus.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Urinary ailments: Every time patient urinates, his piles come down. Urging to urinate. Burning in urethra on urinating.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Male ailments: Diminished desire and premature impotence. Enlarged prostate. Testicles indurated.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Female ailments: Before menses, pain in stomach and small of back. Menses scanty.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Respiratory ailments: Dry, suffocative cough, especially in old people, full of mucus but lacking strength to expectorate, worse every change of weather (Senega). Larynx feels as if smoke were inhaled. Chronic aphonia. Stitches in chest; worse inspiration. Lungs feel full smoke.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Heart ailments: Palpitation and distress in region of heart. Aneurism (Lycop). Accelerates the heart's action at first, blood pressure much increased, contraction of blood vessels. Palpitation when lying on left side, when thinking of it especially; pulse full and hard. Cardiac symptoms after suppressed foot-sweat.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Back ailments: Swollen glands in nape of occiput. Fatty tumors about neck. Bruised pain between scapulae. Stiffness in sacrum. Weakness of spine.
Extremities:Pain in axillary glands. Cold, clammy feet (Calc). Fetid foot-sweats. Numbness of limbs. Numb feeling from knees to scrotum; disappears when sitting down. Toes and soles sore; soles painful when walking. Pain in joints; burning pains in lower limbs.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Sleep ailments: Talking in sleep; awakens frequently; feels too hot. Twitching during sleep.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Modalities ailments: Worse, while thinking of symptoms; from washing; lying on painful side. Better, walking in open air.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Relationship ailments: Baryta Carbonica treatment for Compare ailments: Digitalis; Radium; Aragallus; Oxytrop; Astrag. Complementary: Dulc; Silica; Psorin. Incompatible: Calc. Antidote for poisonous doses: Epsom salts.
Baryta Carbonica treatment for Dose ailments: Third to thirtieth potency, the latter to remove the predisposition to quinsy. Baryta is slow in action, bears repetition.