symptoms Short, variable, late, or absent menstrual flow with severe pain. There may be delayed onset of menstruation in puberty Severe premenstrual syndrome may respond to the remedy, particularly if it is accompanied by indigestion, weepiness, and mood swings. In pregnancy, if the general symptom picture fits, Pulsatilla is given for stress incontinence, fatigue, indigestion, and morning sickness (especially if this is brought on by fatty foods). It may also act on the uterine muscles to help turn a malpresented or breech baby in the uterus during labor.
Symptoms better For fresh air; for gentle exercise; for crying; for sympathy. Symptoms worse For heat; for lying on the left side; in the evening; for rich, fatty foods.
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