Very good remedy for early stages of the inflammatory process such as fever, dry, short & hacking cough, colds, influenza, earache, vomiting. Aconite suits symptoms that come on suddenly; often during the night, after exposure to dry, windy weather or after a fright. A key feature of Aconite is the sudden onset of intense symptoms in which the person the person is restless, fearful and thinks they may die. They desire company; anxiety increases when alone. Person has bad effects from dry cold air, suppressed perspiration, from fright, with fear and anger. Chest symptoms aggravation in the evening when lying on the left side; when rising; in the warm room.
Acute catarrhal inflammation of mucous membranes, with increased secretion. Catarrhal dull headache, coryza Profuse. Watery and acrid nasal discharge, worse in the evening and better in open air gets worsen on returning to a warm room. Headache ceases during menses; returns when flow disappears. Eyes burning, biting, smarting as from smoke, must rub them; watery and suffused; capillaries injected and excessive lachrymation. Spring coryza after damp northeasterly winds; discharge burns and corrodes nose and upper lip. Hay fever in August every year; violent sneezing on rising from bed; from handling peaches. Colic from cold by getting feet wet; over eating; from cucumbers; salads; Neuralgic pains like a long thread; in face, head, neck, chest.
Aethusa Cynapium Especially for children during dentition in hot summer weather; children who cannot bear milk. Great weakness; Aethusa Cynapium children cannot stand; unable to hold up the head; prostration with sleepiness. Idiocy in children with incapacity to think; confused. Child with herpetic eruption on end of the nose. Complete absence of thirst. Intolerance of milk: cannot bear milk in any form; it is vomited in large curds as soon as taken; then weakness causes drowsiness. Aethusa Cynapium has Epileptic spasms, with clenched thumbs, red face, eyes turned downwards, pupils fixed and dilated; foam at the mouth, jaws locked; pulse small, hard, quick. Child with weakness and prostration with sleepiness; after vomiting, after stool, after spasm.
Suitable remedy for who are fat and sluggish; or body large and fat, but legs too thin. Watery, acrid coryza, corroding the lip. During menses: diarrhoea and vomiting; bloody discharge from the bowels; neuralgic pains in the feet; flow more profuse at night. Obstinate constipation accompanied by much flatus. Hard crumbling stools with hemorrhoids: sore and smarting; with burning and stinging in the rectum for hours after stool; especially after suppressed leucorrhoea. Leucorrhoea; like white of egg, preceded by griping pain about the navel; brown, slimy, painless, after every urination. Sensation of coldness in the back especially between scapulae. Hamstrings feel painfully short when walking; tension in joints as from shortening of the muscle. Person has offensive sweat of the feet.
Adapted to persons who suffer from chronic diseases;Personwith dark complexion; mild, cheerful disposition; hypochondriacs; dry, itching eruption, worse in winter; intolerable itching of whole body when getting warm in bed; scratches until bleeds, then becomes painful. Time passes too slowly; an hour seems half a day. Inability to walk, except with the eyes open, and in the daytime; tottering and falling when closing eyes). Abnormal appetite; craving for starch, chalk, charcoal, cloves, coffee or tea grounds, acids and indigestible things; potatoes disagree. Chronic eructations for years; worse in evening. All irritating things – salt, wine, vinegar, pepper – immediately produce cough. Constipation: no desire for and no ability to pass stool until there is a large accumulation great straining, must grasp the seat of closet tightly; stool hard, knotty, like laurel berries, covered with mucus; of soft, clayey, adhering to parts. Inactivity of rectum, even soft stool requires great straining. Constipation: of nursing children, from artificial food; bottle-fed babies.
Bad effects of acute exanthema imperfectly developed or suppressed; measles, scarlatina, urticaria. Ailments from jealousy, fright, rage, vexation, bad news. Irritable; nervous; fidgety; hard to please. Weeping disposition; cannot help crying; discouraged, despondent. Oedema; bag-like, puffy swelling under the eyes, dropsy without thirst. Extreme sensitiveness to touch. burning pain with stinging, sore; suddenly migrating from one part to another. Thirstlessness. Incontinence of urine, with great irritation of the parts; can scarcely retain the urine a moment, and when passed scalds severely; frequent, painful, scanty, bloody. Constipation with sensation in abdomen as if something tight would break if much effort were used. Diarrhoea: of drunkards; in eruptive diseases, especially if eruption be suppressed; involuntary from every motion, as though anus were wide open. Affects right side; enlargement or dropsy of right ovary; right testicle. Intermittent fever.
Remedy for the bad effects resulting from mechanical injuries; even if received years ago. Sore, lame, bruised feeling all through the body, as if beaten; traumatic affections of muscles. Mechanical injuries, especially with stupor from concussion; involuntary faeces and urine; After injuries with blunt instruments. Compound fractures and their profuse suppuration. Concussions and contusions, results of shock or injury; with laceration of soft parts; prevents suppuration and septic conditions and promotes absorption. Nervous, cannot bear pain; whole body over-sensitive. Everything on which he lies seems too hard; complains constantly of it and keeps moving from place to place in search of a soft spot. Heat of upper body; coldness of lower. The face or head and face alone is hot, the body cool. Says there is nothing the matter with him. Meningitis after mechanical or traumatic injuries; from falls, concussions of brain, etc. loss of consciousness, involuntary evacuation from bowels and bladder; in acute attack, controls haemorrhage and aids absorption; should be repeated and allowed to act for days or weeks unless symptoms call for another remedy. Constipation-rectum loaded, faeces will not come away; ribbon like stools from enlarged prostrate or retroverted uterus. Soreness of parts after labor; prevents post-partum haemorrhage and puerperal complications. Retention or incontinence of urine after labor.
Great prostration, with rapid sinking of the vital forces; fainting, person with depressing dosposion, melancholic, disparing, indifferent, anxious, fearful, restless, full of anguish, irritable, sensitive, peevish, easily vexed. Restlessness and fear of death. Mentally restless, but physically too weak to move; cannot rest in any place: changing places continually; wants to be moved from one bed to another, and lies now here now there. Anxious fear of death; thinks it useless to take medicine, is incurable, is surely going to die; dread of death, when alone, or, going to bed. Burning pains; the affected parts burn like fire, as if hot coals were applied to partsgets worse by heat, hot drinks, hot applications. Burning thirst without special desire to drink; the stomach does not seem to tolerate, because it cannot assimilate cold water; lies like a stone in the stomach. It is wanted, but he cannot or dare not drink it. Cannot bear the smell or sight of food. Great thirst for cold water; drinks often. Gastric derangements; after cold fruits; ice cream; ice water; sour beer; bad sausage; alcoholic drinks; strong cheese. Teething children are pale, weak, fretful, and want to be carried rapidly. Diarrhoea, after eating or drinking; stool scanty, dark-colored, offensive, and whether small or large, followed by great prostration. Haemorrhoids: with stitching pain when walking or sitting, not at stool; preventing sitting or sleep. Symptoms generally worse 1-2 p. m., 12-2 a. m. Bad effects from decayed food or animal matter.
Suitable for person with memory deficient; forgetful, inattentive; child cannot be taught for it cannot remember; threatened idiocy. Scrofulous, dwarfish children who do not grow. scrofulous ophthalmia, cornea opaque; abdomen swollen; frequent attacks of colic; face bloated; general emaciation. Children both physically and mentally weak. Dwarfish, hysterical women and old maids with scanty menses; deficient heat, always cold and chilly. Old, cachetic people; scrofulous, especially when fat; or those who suffer from gouty complaints. Diseases of old men; hypertrophy or induration of prostrate and testes; mental and physical weakness. Apoplectic tendency in old people; complaints of old drunkards; headache of aged people, who are childish. Persons subject to quinsy, take cold easily, or with every, even the least, cold have an attack of tonsillitis prone to suppuration. Inability to swallow anything but liquids. Haemorrhoids protrude every time he urinates. Chronic cough in psoric children; enlarged tonsils or elongated uvula; worsen after slight cold. Swelling and indurations, or incipient suppuration of glands, especially cervical and inguinal. Offensive foot sweat; toes and soles get sore; of the heels; throat affections after checked foot sweat. Great sensitiveness to cold.
Women and children with light hair and blue eyes, find complexion, delicate skin; sensitive, nervous, threatened with convulsions; tuberculous patients. Great liability to take cold; sensitive to drafts of air, especially when uncovering the head; from having the hair cut; tonsils become inflamed after riding in a cold wind. Quick sensation and motion; eyes snap and move quickly; pains come suddenly, last indefinitely and cease suddenly. Pains usually in short attacks; cause redness of face and eyes; fulness of head and throbbing of carotids. Imagines he sees ghosts, hideous faces, and various insects; black animals, dogs, wolves. Fear of imaginary things, wants to run away from them; hallucinations. Violent delirium; disposition to bite, spit, strike and tear things; breaks into fits of laughter and gnashes the teeth; wants to bite and strike the attendants; tries to escape. Head hot and painful; face flushed; eyes wild, staring, pupils dilated; pulse full and bounding, globular, like buckshot striking the finger; mucous membrane of mouth dry; stool tardy and urine suppressed; sleepy; but cannot sleep. Convulsions during teething, with fever; come on suddenly, head hot, feet cold. Rush of blood to head and face. Headache, congestive, with red face, throbbing of brain and carotids, worse effect from slight noise, jar, motion, light, lying down, least exertion; better by pressure, tight bandaging, wrapping up, during menses.
The renal or vesical symptoms. Pain in small of back; very sensitive to touch in renal region; worse when sitting and lying, from jar, from fatigue. Burning and soreness in region of kidneys. Numbness, stiffness, lameness with painful pressure in renal and lumbar regions. Pale, earthy complexion, with sunken cheeks and hollow, blue-encircled eyes. Rheumatic and gouty complaints, with diseases of the urinary organs. Colic from gall-stones. Bilious colic, followed by jaundice; clay-colored stools; fistula in ano, with bilious symptoms and itching of the parts; short cough and chest complaints, especially after operations for fistulae. Stitching, cutting pain from left kidney following course of ureter into bladder and urethra. Renal colic left side, with urging and strangury. Rubbing sensation in kidneys. Urine: greenish, blood-red, with thick, slimy mucus; transparent, reddish or jelly-like sediment. Movement brings on or increases urinary complaints. All symptoms gets worse by motion, walking or carriage riding; any sudden jarring movement.
Bryonia patients are irritable, inclined to be angry; dark or black hair, dark complexion, firm muscular fibre; dry, nervous, slender people. stitching, tearing pain worse at night; worse by motion, inspiration, coughing; better by absolute rest, and lying on painful side. Excessive dryness of mucous membranes of entire body; lips and tongue dry, parched, cracked; stool, dry as if burnt; cough, dry, hard, racking, with scanty expectoration; urine, dark and scanty; great thirst. Vicarious menstruation; nosebleed when menses should appear; blood spitting, or heamoptysis. Complaints when warm weather sets in, after cold days; from cold drinks or ice in hot weather; after taking cold or getting hot in summer; from chilling when overheated; kicks the covers off; from exposure to draft, cold wind; suppressed discharges, of menses, milk or eruption of acute exanthema. Desires things immediately which are not to be had, or which when offered are refused. Children dislike to be carried, or to be raised. Delirium: talks constantly about his business; Constant motion on left arm and leg. Worse by Motion, exertion, touch; cannot sit up, gets faint or sick or both; warmth, warm fold; suppressed discharges of any kind. Better by lying, especially on painful side, pressure; rest; cold, eating cold things.
persons with anaemic, dark hair and eyes; thin spare subjects, instead of fat. During first and second dentition of scrofulous children; diarrhoea and great flatulence. Children: emaciated, unable to stand; slow in learning to walk; sunken, flabby abdomen. Oozing of bloody fluid from naval of infants. fontanelles and sutures remain open so long, or close and reopen; delayed or complicated teething. Spine weak, disposed to curvatures, especially to the left, unable to support body, neck weak, unable to support head. Girls at puberty, tall, growing rapidly, tendency of bone to soften or spine to curve. At puberty; acne in anaemic girls with vertex headache and flatulent dyspepsia. Ailments from grief, disappointed love. Feels complaints more when thinking about them. Involuntary sighing. Non-union of bones; promotes callous (Symph.). Rheumatism of cold weather; getting well in spring and returning in autumn. Headache of school-girls.
Prevent suppuration. External wounds with or without loss of substance; torn and jagged looking woulds; post-surgical operation; to promote healthy granulation and prevent excessive suppuration and disfiguring scars. Traumatic and idiopathic neuroma; neuritis from lacerated wounds; exhausted from loss of blood and excessive pain. Rupture of muscles or tendons; lacerations during labor; wounds penetrating articulations with loss of synovial fluids. Wounds: with sudden pain during febrile heat; constitutional tendency to erysipelas; old, neglected, offensive; threatening gangrene. Ulcers: irritable, inflamed, sloughing, varicose; painful as if beaten; excessive secretion of pus. Calendula is almost specific for clean, surgical cuts or lacerated wounds, to prevent excessive suppuration.
Oversensitiveness of all parts. Haemorrhages from nose, mouth, intestines, genital and urinary organs. Pain; raw, sore, burning in every part of the body, internally and externally; with extreme weakness. Disgust for everything; drink, food, tabacco. Drinking even small quantities of water increases pain in the bladder. Constant urging to urinate, passing but a few drops at the time, which is mixed with blood. Intolerable urging, before, during and after urination; violent pains in bladder. Burning, cutting pains in urethra during micturition; violent tenesmus and strangury. Stool passage of white or pale, red, tough mucus, like scrapings from the intestines, with streaks of blood. Bloody nocturnal emission. Sexual desire: increased both sexes; preventing sleep; violent priapism, with excessive pain.
Persons who have never fully recovered from the exhausting effects of some previous illness; asthma dates from measles or pertusis of childhood; indigestion from a drunken debauch; bad effects of a long ago injury; has never recovered from effects of typhoid. Ailments from quinine, especially suppressed intermittents; abuse of mercury, salt, salt meats; spoiled fish, meats, or fats; from getting overheated. Bad effects from loss of vital fluids, haemorrhage from any broken down condition of mucous membranes. Patients crave things that make them sick; old topers crave whiskey or brandy; want clothing loose around abdomen. Weak digestion; simplest food disagrees; excessive accumulation of gas in stomach and intestines worse by lying down; after eating or drinking, sensation as if stomach would burst; effects of a debauch, late suppers, rich food. Eructations give temporary relief. Awakens often from cold limbs and suffers from cold knees at night. Frequent, involuntary, cadaverous-smelling stools, followed by burning; soft stool voided with difficulty. In the last stages of disease, with copious cold sweat, cold breath, cold tongue, voice lost, this remedy may save a life.
Persons with dark hair and rigid fibre; weakly, psoric, with excessively yellow, sallow complexion; subject to affections of respiratory and urinary tracts. Children with dark hair and eyes, delicate, sensitive, skin prone to intertigo during dentition or convulsions with eruption of teeth. Disturbed functional activity of brain and spinal cord, from exhausting disease or severe mental shock, resulting in paralysis. Rawness or soreness: of scalp, throat, respiratory tract, rectum, anus, urethra, vagina, uterus. Melancholy mood, sad, hopeless; from care, grief, sorrow; with weeping, the least thing makes the child cry. Intense sympathy for sufferings of others. Ailments from long-lasting grief and sorrow from loss of sleep, night watching, from sudden emotions, fear, fright, joy from anger or vexation; from suppressed eruptions. Children slow in learning to walk. Nocturnal enuresis. Urine involuntary: when coughing, sneezing, blowing the nose. Paralysis of single parts; vocal organs, tongue, eyelids, face, extremities, bladder; generally, of right side; from exposure to cold wind or draft; after typhoid, typhus or diphtheria; gradually appearing. Drooping of upper eyelids; cannot keep them open.
Persons, especially children, with light brown hair, nervous, excitable temperament; oversensitive from use or abuse of coffee or narcotics. Children, new-born and during period of dentition. Peevish, irritable, oversensitive to pain. Child exceedingly irritable quiet only when carried; impatient, wants this or that and becomes angry when refused, or when offered, petulantly rejects it, cross, spiteful, restlessness. Patient cannot endure any one near him; is cross, cannot bear to be spoken to (Sil.); averse to talking, answers peevishly. Complaints from anger, especially chill and fever. Pain seems unendurable, drives to despair worse by heat; aggravateat evening before midnight; with heat, thirst and fainting; with numbness of affected part. One cheek red and hot, the other pale and cold. Oversensitive to open air; great aversion to wind, especially about ears. Toothache if anything warm is taken into the mouth, Stool green, watery, corroding, like chopped eggs and spinach; hot, very offensive, like rotten eggs. Burning of soles at night, puts feet out of bed
Adapted to children want to be carried, but carrying gives no relief; does not want to be touched; cannot bear you to come hear it; averse to caresses; desires many things; but rejects everything offered. Constantly digging and boring at the nose; picks the nose all the time; itching of nose; rubs nose on pillow, or on shoulder of nurse. Children, suffering from worms; pitiful weeping when awake, starts and screams during sleep; grinding of teeth, Face is pale; sickly white and bluish appearance around mouth; sickly, with dark rings under the eyes; one cheek red, the other pale. Canine hunger: hungry soon after a full meal; craving for sweets and different things; refuses mother’s milk. Urine; turbid when passed, turns milky and semi-solid after standing; white and turbid; involuntary. Cough: dry with sneezing; spasmodic, gagging in the morning; periodic, returning spring and fall.
Persons of phlegmatic scrofulous constitutions; restless, irritable. Catarrhal rheumatism or skin affections, brought on or aggravated by exposure to cold, damp, rainy weather, or sudden changes in hot weather. Increased secretions of mucous membranes; perspiration being suppressed from cold. Patients living or working in a damp, cold basement, or a milk dairy. Mental confusion; cannot find the right word for anything. Skin is delicate, sensitive to cold, liable to eruptions, especially urticaria; every time patient takes cold or is long exposed to cold. rheumatism, scarlet fever. Dropsy after suppressed sweat; suppressed eruptions; exposure to cold. Diarrhoea from taking cold in damp places, or during damp, foggy weather; change from warm to cold weather.
Bad effects from falls, contusions or mechanical injuries of external parts. Catarrhal affections of mucous membranes, especially of the eyes and nose. Profuse acrid lachrymation, with profuse, bland coryza. The eyes water all the time and are agglutinated in the morning; margins of lids red, swollen, burning. Profuse fluent coryza in morning with violent cough and abundant expectoration, worse from exposure to warm south wind.
Main effect of this remedy on functional power weakening, with failures of the digestive powers, where the function of the liver is seriously disturbed. Atony. malnutrition. Mild temperaments of lymphatic constitutions, with catarrhal tendencies; older persons, where the skin shows yellowish spots, earthy complexion, uric acid diathesis, etc.; also precocious, weakly children. Symptoms characteristically run from right to left, acts especially on right side of body, and are worse from about 4 to 8 P.M. In kidney affections, Red sand in urine, backache, in renal region; worse before urination. Intolerant of cold drinks; Craves everything warm. Best adapted to persons intellectually keen, but of weak, muscular power. Deep-seated, progressive, chronic diseases. Carcinoma. Emaciation. Debility in morning. Marked regulating influence upon the glandular secretions. Ascites, in liver disease. Patient is thin, withered, full of gas and dry. Lacks vital heat; has poor circulation, cold extremities. Pains come and go suddenly. Sensitive to noise and odors.
Throat and stomach are better from warm drinks. Better by after midnight, motion from warm food and drink, on getting cold, from being uncovered. All complain worse by right side, from right to left, from above downward, 4 to 8 p.m.; from heat or warm room, hot air, bed, warm applications.
Great effect on old people with dropsy and paralysis dark hair, lax fibre, inclined to obesity after loss of fluids or vitality, anaemic in nature aversion to being alone. Stitching, darting pain, worse during rest and lying on affected side. Cannot bear to be touched; starts when touched ever so lightly, especially on the feet. Person with bag-like swellings between the upper eyelids and eyebrows. Weak eyes after coition, pollution, abortion, measles. Stomach distended, sensitive; feels as if it would burst; excessive flatulency, everything she eats or drinks appears to be converted to gas. Toothache only when eating; throbbing which gets worse when touched by anything warm or cold. Backache, sweating, weakness; after abortion, labor, metrorrhage; when eating; while walking feels as if she must give up and lie down. Dry cough, loosens viscid mucus or pus which must be swallowed; backache, before and during menses. Labor pains insufficient; violent backache; wants the back pressure. Asthma, relieved when sitting up or bending forward or by rocking; worse from 2 to 4 a. m. Very much inclined to take cold.
This remedy has great effects on nervous system causing spasmodic effects often violent with rigidity, twitching and tremors. It is adapted to the persons of nervous temperament who has easily excited nature, mild disposition, quick to perceive and rapid in execution. Jerks run through the whole body. Tendency to Hysteria. Chorea; after fright, from grief worse after eating, better lying on back. Convulsions of children; during dentition; after punishment; after fear or fright; return at the same hour daily. Person with tonic spasms of single part, with cries or involuntary laughter frothing at mouth. Spasms alternating with oppressed breathing. Oversensitive to pain and pains change their locality, come gradually, abate suddenly, or come and go suddenly. Symptoms pass after profuse urination. Paralysis after great mental emotions and night watching. Ill effects of grief, fright, worry, disappointed love; jealousy; old spinal injuries. Faints easily, girls who faint every time they go to church; or who fall in love with married men. Person looks about the bed as if to find something. Delights to bring on her fits and produce a scare or a scene. Thinks she has neglected her duty. Sighing and sobbing. Not communicative. Fear of robbers at night.
Suitable remedy for sad, despondent; music makes her weep; Eczema of lids; eruption moist and fissured; lids red and margins covered with scales or crusts. Menses too scanty, pale, late with violent colic; irregular; delayed from getting feet wet. Morning sickness during menstruation very weak and prostrated. Leucorrhoea acrid, excoriating before and after menses. Hard cicatrices remaining after mammary abscess, retarding the flow of milk; cancer of breast, from old scars and repeated abscesses. Unhealthy skin; old cicatrices break open again; eruptions upon the ears, between fingers and toes and on various parts of body oozes a watery, transparent sticky fluid. The nails brittle, crumbling, deformed. Person sensitive to draught of air gets cold easily. Suffering parts emaciate. Stools brown, fluid, mixed with undigested substances which is often caused by suppressed eruptions. Chronic constipation; stool difficult, large, hard, knotty, with lumps united by mucous threads; too large; smarting sore pain in anus after stool
This remedy has complete relaxation and prostration of whole muscular system with entire motor paralysis. Excitable, irritable, sensitive; for the nervous affections of onanists. Bad effects from fright fear, exciting news and sudden motions. Gelsemium has fear of death. The anticipation of any unusual ordeal, preparing for church, theatre, or to meet an engagement, brings on diarrhoea; stage fright, nervous dread of appearing in public.
Desire to be quiet, to be let alone; does not wish to speak or have any one near her, even if the person be silent. Vertigo spreading from the occiput; with diplopia, dim vision, loss of sight. Headache beginning in the cervical spine; pains extend overhead, causing bursting sensation in forehead and worsen by mental exertion; from smoking; heat of sun; lying with head low.
Sensation of band around the head above eyes scalp sore to touch.
Chill without thirst, especially along spine, running up and down the back, wave-like succession from sacrum to occiput. All complain worsen by Damp weather; before a thunderstorm; mental emotion or excitement; bad news; tobacco smoking; when thinking of his ailments; when spoken to of his loss.
In the early stages of febrile conditions, Person with nervous, sensitive, anaemic with the false plethora and easy flushing of Ferrum. Prostration marked; Susceptibility to chest troubles. Bronchitis of young children. In acute exacerbation of tuberculosis, a fine palliative of wonderful power, the inflammatory, febrile, emaciating, wasting consumption.
The remedy for first stage of all febrile disturbances and inflammations before exudation sets in; especially for catarrhal affections of the respiratory tract. This remedy increases haemoglobin. In pale, anaemic subjects, with violent local congestions. Hemorrhages, bright from any orifice.
Patient with eczema and itching eruptions after vaccinations. Person with light hair, irresolute persons of a phlegmatic temperament hypochondriacally and despondent; indifferent to everything and everyone; angry at but is soon sorry for it. Toothache in carious teeth; feel elongated, dull pain when biting on them and when touched with tongue, worse at night; better with mouth open and drawing in air; roots decay. Headache, violent after slight vexation; painful on the slightest touch; right sided. The head is covered with thick, leather-like crust, under which thick and white pus collects here and there; hair is glued and matted together; pus after a time is becomes offensive and breeds vermin. yellowish-white scabs, under which thick, yellow pus collects. Vesicles appear around the ulcers, itch violently, and burn like fire; Child scratches face continually, which is covered with blood; eruptions moist; itching worse at night; inflammatory redness of face.
character; of an irritable, impatient temperament, disposed to anger, spite or deception. Anxiety with irritability and inclination to commit suicide, but is afraid to die. Hypochondriac, literary, studious persons, who are too much at home, suffer from want of exercise, with gastric, abdominal complaints and costiveness; especially in drunkards, thin, irritable, careful, zealous persons with dark hair and bilious or sanguine temperament. Disposed to be quarrelsome, spiteful, malicious; Oversensitive to external impressions; to noise, smell, light or music. Bad effects of coffee, tabacco, alcoholic stimulants; highly spiced or seasoned food; over-eating. long continued mental over- exertion; sedentary habits; Eructations sour, bitter, nausea and vomiting every morning with depression of spirits; after eating. Nausea constant; after eating; in morning; from smoking; and feels “If I could only vomit I would be so much better. “Stomach pressure an hour or two after eating as from a stone, tightness, must loosen clothing; cannot use the mind for two or three hours after a meal; sleepy after dinner; from anxiety, worry, brandy, coffee, drugs, night watching, high living, etc. Constipation with frequent unsuccessful desire passing small quantities of faeces with sensation as if not finished. Alternate constipation and diarrhoea. Menses too early, profuse, lasts too long; or keeping on several days longer, with complaints at onset and remaining after; every two weeks; irregular, never at right time; stopping and starting again. All complain gets worse waking at 4 a. m.; mental exertion; after eating or over-eating; touch, noise, anger, spices, narcotics, dry weather; in cold air. Better by evening, while at rest; lying down, and in damp, wet weather.
Great medicine for anaemic cachectic person with great emaciation; loosing flesh while living well. Bad effect from loss of vital fluids like profuse menses, seminal losses or mental affections. Tendency to take cold. Marked disposition to weep; sad weeping mood without cause, but consolation aggravates her troubles. Headache: anaemic, of school girls from sunrise to sunset, left sided as if bursting; with red face, nausea and vomiting before, during and after menses; as though a thousand little hammers were knocking in the brain during fever; better by perspiration. Headache; beginning with blindness with zig-zag dazzling, like lightening in eyes, ushering in a throbbing headache; from eye strain. Lachrymation; tears stream down the face whenever he cough. Hay fever squirming sensation in the nostril, as of a small worm; brought on by exposure to hot sun or intense summer heat. Tongue mapped, with red insular patches; like ringworm on sides. Hair like saesation on tongue. Bad effects of anger, acid food, bread, quinine, excessive use of salt; of cauterization of all kinds with the silver nitrate; to grief, fright, vexation, mortification or reserved displeasure. Craving for salt and great aversion to bread. Urticaria acute or chronic; over whole body; especially after violent. All complaint get worse by At 10 or 11 a. m.; at the seashore or form sea air; heat of sun or stove; mental exertion writing, reading; lying down. Better in open air.