Slipped disc(see Backache,spondylosis etc. also)

Symptoms/Problems Remedy Frequency(doses)
Head remedy(to start the treatment);spine very sensitive;spasms in muscles of neck and back;feels bruised pain;as if bed is too hard;worse by movement but has to keep moving Arnica 30 or 200 4 hourly(3)
Sudden onset of severe pain after exposure to dry cold winds;worse with every movement and at night;patient thirsty,restless,touchy and scared Aconite 200 3 hourly
Burning,stitching and stinging pain;whole back feels tired and bruised;worse by heat and least movement;patient restless.irritable and depressed;wants to be uncovered and to be in cool air Apis mel.30 or 200 3 hourly(3)
Violent cutting or tearing pain in the neck,spine or hips;walks restlessly to and fro in search of comfort;bed seems to surging up and down;worse when at rest Belladonna 30 or 200 3 hourly
Pain in nape,back and limbs;after exposure to dry cold,especially eastern winds;better from heat,least movement;great thirst for large amount of water at long intervals Bryonia alb.200 3 hourly(3)
Drawing and tearing pain in limbs;specially at back of knee with stiffness and weakness;lower limbs very restless at night;better from warmth and moist weather,cold winds,draughts and taking coffee Causticum 30 or 200 3 hourly(3)
Pain intolerable;patient says that he would prefer death than this severe pain Chamomilla 30 or 200 1/2 hourly(3)
Wandering pain;felt specially in fingers and wrists;pain at bottom of spine when sitting;worse by cold air;patient is cross and listless Kali bich.30 or 200 3 hourly
Stitching and cutting pain often stabbing while at rest;pain extending up and down;back and into thighs;worse by walking;feels as if back would break;firm pressure in small of back gives relief Kali carb.200 3 hourly(3)
Pain which shifts rapidly and spread centrally;associated with great stiffness;better from cold;worse by heat and movement Ledum pal.200 3 hourly(3)
Pain which comes on after getting wet or over exertion;specially in lower part of the back;hurts while turning on bed,muscles seems paralysed;cramps in calves and soles at night;worse by dry cold,before rain Nux vomica 30 or 200 3 hourly
Shooting pain in nape and elsewhere;neck and shoulders 'crack on movement;legs feel heavy in daytime and ache at night Pulsatilla 200 3 hourly(3)
Pain brought on by over exertion or exposure to cold and wet;back pain is relieved by bending backwards;finger tips feel numb on grasping objects;pain and stiffness worse after rest and better by continued movement Rhus tox.200 or 1M 3 hourly
Pain worse on walking on uneven surface,pavements etc.in old bachelors or maids Conium mac.200 4 hourly(3)
Prolapsed disc;pain lumber region;worse by coughing Ammon-carb.200 4 hourly(3)
Feels as if walking on cotton wools due to degeneration of spinal cord;stools hard,complicated Alumina 200 4 hourly(3)
In flat,flabby and chilly patients;worse while bathing and exposure to cold Calcarea carb.200 or 1M 4 hourly(3)

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