Argentum nitricum effects the nervous system and mucous membranes. The strong antibacterial power of silver combined with saltpeter acid acts as a highly effective, specific agent against infections and inflammations of the mucous membranes. This substance also addresses moods and emotions that can contribute to sleeplessness.
Coffea helps overcome sleeplessness caused by abuse of substances such as coffee, tea, and tobacco. It also helps resolve circulatory weakness that can lead to insomnia.
Staphysagria helps balance shattered nerves that result in agitated dreams and the inability to fall asleep after 3:00 am. It also regulates nervous disruptions from loss of fluids, sexual overstimulation, intestinal dysfunction, prostatitis, rheumatic neuralgia and pain caused by cancer.
BothEschscholtzia calif and Lactuca virosa provide a relaxing sedative effect, while Lactuca also effectively treats spastic conditions of the respiratory and digestive tract.
Aurum chloratum natr combats feelings of melancholy and depression that can inhibit quality sleep and cause the patient to be wide awake during the night. It also helps treat sclerotic vessels that can lead to high blood pressure and intestinal and rheumatic degenerative processes.
Zincum valerianicum consists of salt of the trace element zinc and valerian acid from the valerian root. This combination prevents nervous insomnia and motoric unrest and improves a variety of bodily functions regulated by zinc.
Avena sativa is the classic calming and sleep agent for patients who suffer from “fear of the future” or the strain of nervous exhaustion and worry. Although this healing plant also offers nutritional value, it, more importantly, contains the alkaloid Avenin which provides a strong sedative effect.