People who respond best to Plantago are dull, irritable, and impatient. Mental activity exhausts and flusters them, and this is made worse by physical exertion.
Key conditions for which this remedy may be prescribed include earaches and toothaches. Aches are typically caused by sharp, neuralgic pains, often in the head and ears. Twinges of pain may move around the head from front to back, or from ear to ear, and there may be a sensation in the head as if the brain has turned over. Plantago is also given for bed-wetting problems. Symptoms better For sleep; for eating.
Symptoms worse At night; for touch; for extremes of heat and cold.
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