Arsenicum metallicum is a homeopathic remedy.
It is used to treat the following conditions:
- Ulceration of mucous membranes
- Intense burning feeling
- Extreme cold sensitivity
- Weight loss after illness
- Bad smelling discharges
- Prevention of pressure ulcers
- Fever with tremendous thirst
- Burning pains
The main use of metallic arsenic is for strengthening alloys of copper and especially lead (for example, in car batteries).
No side effects are known but please consult your pharmacist first.
None are recorded.
Source: TrueBotanica, http://www.truebotanica.com/arsenicum-album-and-metallicum/