Musk in homeopathy: properties, benefits and uses (all you need to know)

What is musk?

The homeopathic remedy musk helps with strong, chronic mood swings, which include depression, hysteria, hypochondria and delusions. The effect on spastic cramps in the upper half of the body should be particularly emphasized.

The remedy is given for severe bronchial asthma, spasms of the glottis, nervous fainting, severe heart palpitations, premature menstrual bleeding and excessively strong sexual excitability in men.
The drug can be given to calm people down in traffic accidents.

Leading symptoms

  • Upset stomach with a lot of nausea and vomiting immediately after eating and abdominal cramps
  • dizziness
  • fainting spells
  • Nervous trembling
  • Nervous hiccups
  • Chest tightness with shortness of breath
  • tantrums

Information about the agent

How do you recognize patients who need musk?

Musk patients react very emotionally and mostly unpredictably. Logical actions and arguments are foreign to them. The mood fluctuates within a very short time, but remains unstable. Hysterical or choleric attacks occur without a tangible cause being identified. You feel like the ground is disappearing from under your feet. Fainting quickly sets in. One is very afraid of death, has an irascible temper, hands and feet begin to twitch rhythmically until a great state of exhaustion ends this attack. One laughs and cries extremely without recognizable background, appears overtired during the day, cannot sleep at night, has shortness of breath and feels cold on one side. The right side of the head hurts, one feels popping noises in the ears.


Musk is indicated for all typical symptoms that are ameliorated or aggravated by the following modalities:


  • Fresh air without the cold


  • cold

What are typical uses for musk?

  • asthma
  • impotence
  • fainting
  • menstrual cramps
  • nausea

Areas of application in detail


One has the feeling of not being able to breathe and develops a fear of death. The throat is swollen, the air does not penetrate the lungs. The chest feels crushed. You blow up air bubbles. A positive effect was seen especially in children.

Dosage: 3 times a day 3 globules in the potency D6


Strong sexual desire with premature ejacu|ation or lack of erection. It feels uncomfortable in the genital area with a downward urge.

Dosage: 3 times a day 3 globules in the potency D6

Headache migraine

Occur on the right side, are usually accompanied by irritability or deep sadness. One is unfocused and scattered, feels numb. It hurts to touch the head. The vision becomes blurry.

Dosage: 3 times a day 3 globules in the potency D6

Menstrual cramps

The menstrual period comes prematurely and is particularly painful. One feels tension, pulling and pushing sensations, has the feeling as if the intestines want to empty themselves at the same time. Menopausal women bleed unexpectedly months later.

Dosage: 3 times a day 3 globules in the potency D6


For mental or physical stress and anxiety. You feel like you’ve been pulled into a big hole. The blood pressure can be extremely high or very low.

Dosage: 3 times a day 3 globules in the potency D6

Sleep disorders

Although you feel tired, it is difficult to fall asleep and stay asleep. You don’t dream, you roll around restlessly. Lying on one side causes pain. During the day you have to yawn constantly because of lack of sleep.

Dosage: 3 times a day 3 globules in the potency D6


Fainting spells for no apparent reason with skipping blood pressure readings. There are also insomnia and severe mood swings

Dosage: 3 times a day 3 globules in the potency D6

Nausea and vomiting

Just the sight of food causes nausea. colic in abdomen.

Dosage: 3 times a day 3 globules in the potency D6 

Application information

Dosage form of musk

Musk is used in low potency. It is enough in the mother tincture or as globules.

Musk dosage

For nervous disorders, one dose (5 globules) in the potency D4 is enough up to five times a day. This gift also applies to other acute symptoms.

Menstrual problems are treated with the potency D4 three times a day with 5 globules over a period of two months. If acute symptoms occur, additional doses are given every quarter of an hour until the symptoms subside.

Spontaneous injuries with mental symptoms are treated with a higher potency of D12, with three daily doses being sufficient.

Musk in pregnancy

Pregnant women benefit from musk for circulatory problems, severe mood swings and prenatal fears. For severe nausea caused by the mere sight of food and leading to fainting.

Patients can use the drug without side effects.

Side Effects of Musk

Side effects or interactions are not known. The remedy can be taken alongside conventional medicines.

Typical potencies: Mother tincture, up to D4

fabric type: secretion


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