SYMPTOMS THAT MAY BE EXPERIENCED AFTER CHILDBIRTH

AFTER PAINS

after many children, Secale 200
groin area, intense, Cimicifuga 200
long-lasting, Secale 200
extending to hips, buttocks, legs, Kali Carb 200
worse if baby feeds, Arnica 200, Chamomilla 200, Pulsatilla 200, Secale 200
with sore, bruised feeling, Arnica 200
with weepiness, Pulsatilla 200
with disappointment/resentment about the birth, Staphasagria 200 unbearable, Chamomilla 200 or Cimicifuga 200

ANGER

(often supressed) about the birth, Staphisagria 200

ANXIETY

Aconite 200 or Cimicifuga 200

BACK

pain, Kali Carb 200 / after epidural, Hypericum 200

BREASTS

painful
radiating pain from nipple, Phytolacca 200
red, hot,throbbing, Belladonna 200/ pale, hot, worse moving Bryonia 200

BRUISING

Arnica 200 or Bellis Perennis 200

CAESARIAN

after effects of
Arnica 200, Bellis Perennis 200, Calendula 200, Hypericum 200

CATHETER

after effects of, Staphisagria 200

CRACKED NIPPLES

Phytolacca 200

DRUGS

after effects of
Morphine or Pethidine, disturbed sleep, irritable Chamomilla 200
Syntometrine, Secale 200 (asap)
General anaesthetic, Phosphorus 200 (esp. if vomiting)
detoxification, Nux Vomica 6

EPIDURAL

after effects of, Arnica 200, Hypericum 200

EPISIOTOMY

Calendula 200, Hypericum 200, Staphis 200

FORCEPS

delivery, after effects of,
Arnica 200, Bellis Perennis 200, Calendula 200, Staphisagria 200

HAEMMORRHAGE

see BLEEDING (DURING LABOR)

HUMILIATION

feelings of, Staphisagria 200

INSOMNIA

with anxiety Aconite 200, see also DRUGS

INFLAMMATION

of penis, in newborn, Arnica 200

IRRITABILITY

Chamomilla 200 or Sepia 200

MILK

too much, Pulsatilla 200/ too little, Dulcamara 200

PLACENTA, retained

with bearing down sensation, Secale 200, Sepia 200
after long exhausting Labour, Arnica 200
contractions weak or non-existant, Pulsatilla 200
with bleeding, Ipecac 200/ with shaking, Caullophylum 200, Cimicifuga 200

RESENTMENT

feelings of, Staphisagria 200

SHOCK

of mother and baby after fast Labour, Aconite 200
of baby being an unexpected sex, Arnica 200
of serious birth defect, give mother, Cimicifuga 200

SORENESS

of perineum, Calendula 200 and ointment externally of uterus, Arnica 200 or Bellis Perennis 200

STITCHES

Calendula 200, Hypericum 200, Staphisagria 200

SUBINVOLUTION

(Uterus fails to contract down)
Cimicifuga 200, Pulsatilla 200, Sepia 200,Caullophyllum 200,
Secale 200, Carbo Veg 200, Kali Carb 200, Staphisagria 200

SYNTOMETRINE

antidote Secale 200 (asap)

URINE

retention, mother, Arnica 200 / baby, Aconite 200

WEAKNESS

Kali Phos 200, Arnica 200, Pulsatilla 200, Sepia 200

WEEPINESS

Pulsatilla 200 or Sepia 200

WOUNDS

Hypericum 200 or Calendula 200

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CHILDBIRTH SYMPTOM INDEX