Homeopathic Medicine for Felon-Whitlow (Painful tumor)
If administered early Silicea generally prevents the development of a whitlow (Ruddock).
It should be tried when Hep. Sul. fails or when improvement stops.
MYRISTICA SEBIFERA 6
This is an excellent remedy for felon. It should be given as soon as the swelling starts around nail.
Also, useful when pus has formed.
It hastens suppuration and aborts pus quickly.
Pain in finger nails with swelling of phalanges.
DIOSCOREA 6, 30
It is useful in the beginning when pricking is first felt or when pains are sharp and agonizing.
FLUORIC ACID 30
Whitlow. Pain in the finger-nails with swelling of phalanges.
Great relief from cold application.
NITRIC ACID 6, 30
Splinter like pain under nail.
TARENTULA CUBENSIS 6, 30
Finger bluish red.
Stinging pain under nail.
Restless. The agony of a felon compels the patient to walk the floor for nights.
ARSENIC ALBUM 6, 30
It is useful in felon when there is violent burning, which is relieved by hot application.
APIS 6, 30
Stinging pain, worse warmth (hot application).
HEPAR SULPH 6, 200
Finger swelled. Sensitive to touch.