Argentum nitricum

(See also Argentum metallicum(Information provided for educational purposes only; please see disclaimer at the bottom of the page. Consult a health care provider if symptoms persist for more than 5 days.)


  • Nitrogen and nitrates have to do with the astral body, the soul life. Silver, argentum, controls the moon forces, sensuality, the lower organism. This illustrates the difficult to control impulsive nature of this remedy. The almost involuntary impulsiveness can lead to a hysteric personality trait. 


(From the anthroposophic and homeopathic literature and from clinical experience):

Physical complaints:

  • Mucous membrane inflammations possibly with ulcerations
  • Flatulence and belching
  • Palpitations when lying on the right side
  • Infections
  • Headache

Emotional complaints:

  • Agitated
  • Stage fright
  • Phobias
  • Hasty personality
  • Always fear of being late