Spongia is traditionally used for dry, suffocating coupy coughs that sound like a dog or seal bark. There may be tickling or irritation in the throat and burning, rawness and weakness in the chest.
Spongia is part of the homeopathic croup trio of remedies (Aconite, Hepar Sulph, Spongia) and follows Aconite well in croup that is worse around midnight with marked anxiety.
Better warm drinks, bending forward, warm steamy room.
Worse midnight, dry cold wind, cold drinks.
Always seek medical assistance in an emergency and for a fever in a child under 6 months old.
If symptoms persist see your healthcare practitioner Use only as directed Always read the label.