Homeopathy for Constipation

Listed below are some of the most commonly used Homeopathic remedies for Constipation (acute).

For information on other possible remedies, please refer to my Books HERE

If constipation is recurring or ongoing, it is best to book in for a professional consultation with me HERE


Calc Carb

Very popular remedy for constipation. Person is not really bothered, and has no discomfort, when constipated. Stool is large and hard and can be pale in colour. Person is usually easy-going but can be stubborn.


Tummy bloated and rumbling with gas. Lots of flatulence and feels better for passing wind. Stools hard, knotty. Can be worriers and feel they’re not good enough even though they are very capable.

Nat Mur

Straining to pass stool but nothing happens. When stool does come, they feel there’s still more to go. Stools can be small and crumbling. Tendency to be reserved people who bottle things up emotionally.

Nux Vomica

Constant desire to pass stool but very little or nothing passes. Feels there’s still more to go. Can alternate with diarrhoea. Stools are hard and large. May have over-indulged at a party etc. Irritable and hard to please.


Stool is very difficult to pass. Grunts and strains to get it out. Stool can come partially out but then recedes back in. Can burn afterwards. Can be delicate people but also very determined within themselves.