FOR GIRLS OF OR AROUND THE AGE OF MENARCHE
Yields excellent results in PCOS AND Given constitutionally it regulates high estrogen metabolism with progesterone imbalance.
Highly emotional and feminine people who fear being neglected, feel easily slighted and craves sympathy. Though generally mild mannered, their personalities can bend "which ever way the wind blows," changeable, blowing hot and cold. Constant and lifelong fears of anything or everything, with fixed ideas about religion, sex and food. They are weighed down by their anxiety and feel cautious, discouraged and suicidal. Depression with feelings of abandonment, neglect and dependency on others.
This is a medicine for girls who have grown too rapidly. They are fat and flabby and are extremely sensitive to cold. In fact, they feel cold all over. They sweat excessively especially on their heads. They are known to have early puberty and the menses are too early, too profuse and last for a very long time. Sometimes the periods return from the slightest emotional causes. As small children they may have had problems with their growth because of the poor calcium assimilation. They tend to have deformed and curved bones and due to their obesity, they cannot take their body weight and so appear to be slow in learning to walk. The child craves eggs, sweets and even indigestible things. She has an aversion to milk and meat.
This is a child who appears to be just the opposite in appearance to the Calcarea carbonica child. Though both grow too rapidly, she is lean and thin and appears emaciated. The menses may start at a very early age and the bleeding is bright red, profuse and lasts for a number of days. She is a chilly child and craves spicy and pungent food, salt and ice-cold things. She seems to dislike sweets.
HORMONAL IMBALANCE IN WOMEN
Changeable, unpredictable, hysterical, easily offended.
Laughing then weeping in the same sentence.
Weeping in sobs, away from company.
Sighing with grief or disappointment
Sensation of a lump in the throat
Ailments following grief – eg. Numbness, paralysis, twitches, missed periods, hair loss.
From grief or sudden disappointment They are on an emotional roller-coaster and there is emotional intensity and can enjoy being sad. They suffer many internal conflict with themselves.
Sepia is mainly a female remedy. It is know as the ‘washer-woman’s remedy’, WOMEN who need this remedy:
Are worn down
Must sit down and cross their legs, as they feel their insides will fall out
Are so worn out they can appear indifferent to their loved ones
This is another very useful remedy during menopause. Like all the acids, weakness and debility are common to this remedy, especially in the digestive tract, giving a very relaxed feeling to the stomach, and a craving for stimulants. They feel a weakenss out of all propotion to the problem. It affects the blood and blood vessels, causing haemorrhages of thin, black blood. Other symptoms of this remedy are:
Prolapse of vagina and uterus from weakness
Flushes of heat, followed by sweating and a trembling all over
Weepiness over the slightest thing.
They can have nightmares before or after periods. They must do everything in a hurry. They get angry and impatient because things move so slowly. No one does anything to please them.