This is an extremely tricky situation which needs careful attention and experience, especially in adolescence and in the elderly.
The homeopath who knows how to listen to their patient must analyze the different accidental pathological insults during the line of life and all the general symptoms characteristic of the individual’s reactive mode.
Use all potencies from 7C up to CM, if needed.
— suicidal thoughts drive him out of bed; vexed without any cause; terrible anger when talked to or looked at; sentimental mood :
• ANTIMONIUM CRUDUM
— periodical mental state aggravation, when approaching menses, with loquacity, mania, and delusions; agg. during menses, after abortion, and delivery :
— profound melancholy with terrifying delusions, religious depression, fear of being poisoned, numb feeling in head, extreme restlessness and anxiety, amel. when occupied mentally and physically :
• KALIUM BROMATUM
— at night; lacks courage; affected by least sensation or event; anger, so sensitive to pain that has suicidal thoughts :
• NUX VOMICA
— at night, after midnight; great fear of death with cold sweat; thinks it’s useless to take any medicine because they are dying, needs company; restless anxiety with oversensitivity to odors and cold; amel. by heat :
• ARSENICUM ALBUM
— obsessional, suicidal thoughts; talks of commiting suicide; melancholic depression with feeling they are condemned; thinks nothing can help them anymore; great fear of death; misanthropist; agg. during Winter :
• AURUM METAL
— suicidal when seeing cutting instruments; dread of an open window or a knife; thinks they are loosing their reason; mistrustful; agg. during menses :
• MERCURIUS SOLUBILIS
— always melancholic and hypochondriacal; periodical attacks of mania with recurrent suicidal thoughts; agg. by damp weather, Spring and Autumn :
• NATRUM SULFURICUM
— recurrent suicidal thoughts alternate after eliminations, which always leaves the patient exhausted; deep hopeless melancholy; agg. during Winter :
— by drowning :
• BELLADONNA, HYOSCYAMUS, LACHESIS, PULSATILLA, SILICEA, VERATRUM ALBUM
— by hanging :
• ARSENICUM ALBUM, NATRUM SULFURICUM
— with a knife, sharp object :
• ALUMINA, ARSENICUM ALBUM, CALCAREA CARBONICA, MERCURIUS SOLUBILIS, STRAMONIUM
— by shooting :
• ANACARDIUM ORIENTALE, ANTIMONIUM CRUDUM, AURUM METAL, HEPAR SULFUR, MEDORRHINUM, NATRUM SULFURICUM, NUX VOMICA
— by throwing themselves from a height :
• ARGENTUM NITRICUM, AURUM METAL, NUX VOMICA
— by throwing themselves from a window :
• AURUM METAL, CHINA, THUYA, VERATRUM ALBUM
See : anorexia, anxiety, aversion, bulimia, capricious, delusions, depression, desire, dreams, emotional, excitement, faintness, fatigue, fears, insomnia, jealousy, memory, migraines, nervousness, noises, odors, restlessness, sadness, sensations, sexual desire, sighing, since, somnambulism, sweat, tics, timidity, trembling, trauma, vomiting, weeping.