Symptoms/Problems Remedy Frequency(Doses)
Chronic constipation;much flatus,distention of abdomen Coca Q 6 hourly,10 drops in lukewarm water
Due to fast,sedentary life;ineffectual urging,passing stools many times a day Nux vomica 30 or 200 6 hourly
Hard stools;due to dryness and non peristaltic action of the intestinal tract.Desire for dry food Alumina 0/7 or above 6 hourly
Stools hard;as if burnt,seems too large.No desire to pass stools;thirst increased,drinks large quantity of water at a time at long intervals Bryonia 30 or 200 6 hourly
Tonic for proper bowel movement Cascara sag.Q 4 hourly,10 - 15 drops
Feels better normal when constipated;fat,flabby and chilly patient Calcarea carb.200 4 hourly(3)
Patient can pass stools only in standing position Causticum 30 or 200 6 hourly
Constipation with sinking feeling in stomach;tongue white,flabby and slimy Hydrastis can.Q or 6 4 hourly
In chilly patient who lacks vital energy;stools goes back to the rectum when partially expelled Silicea 12X or 30 4 hourly