Used for threatened miscarriage or premature labour after severe frights / violent experiences. Distressed, anxious, fearful, before or during labour. May predict their own, or baby’s death. Restless. Tossing in agony. Skin dry, red, hot. May scream out.; have glassy staring eyes; dilated pupils. Symptoms have sudden onset. Labour too quick. Pains extreme, violent, terrifying. Mother feels panicky, distressed, despairing. Heartbeat rapid/ uncomfortably strong.

Newborns in shock, colour normal but not crying/moving (cf. Carbo Veg). Worse: at night (especially around midnight); touch; noise. Better: fresh air.

Aconite 200c is included in Your Homeopathy World Childbirth kit: