Suitable to excitable, nervous children and thin, nervous patients. Extreme Nervous hypertensiveness. External numbness of whole body in the morning and weakness. Nervous bilious temperament. Thin, scrawny women. Adapted to hysterical subjects, or those suffering from spinal irritation, with convulsive cough, eructation, etc. Also for patients Weakened by age or overwork, who are anaemic and sleepless. Great remedy for the aged, with impairment of all functions, weakness, coldness and Numbness, usually of single parts, fingers, arms, etc. One-sided complaints call for it. Music aggravates symptoms. Ebullitions and pulsations after walking in open air. One-sided complaints.
BETTER, slow motion in open air; lying on painful part; cold drinks.
WORSE, music; presence of strangers; From any unusual thing; morning, warm room.
Do not confound with Amber - Succinum. q.v. Moschus frequently follows advantageously. Compare: Oleum succinum (hiccough). Sumbul; Castor.; Asaf.; Crocus. Lilium.
▲ ▼ EXPECTORATION (click for more)
▲ ▼ MIND (click for more)
Despair, loathing of life
Music causes weeping
Cannot do anything in presence of others
Dread of people, and desire to be alone
Dwells upon unpleasant things.
Intensely shy, blushes easily
Loss of love of life
mind; aversions, dislikes; company; people intolerable during stool; ;
mind; aversions, dislikes; company; to presence of strangers;
mind; insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; during fever; ;
mind; insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; evening; in bed; ;
mind; insecure, uncertain, scared; anxiety; from not being able to stool when desired; ;
mind; intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; dull, sluggish; aged people; ;
mind; intellectual faculties; impaired thinking; imbecility;
mind; memory; forgetful;
mind; memory; weakness of memory;
Restless, excited, very loquacious
Thinking difficult in the morning with old people
Time passes slowly
▲ ▼ HEAD (click for more)
Epistaxis, especially in the morning
Rush of blood to head, when listening to music
Tearing pain in upper half of brain
Hair falls out.
head; hot; from music; ;
Pressure on front part of head with mental depression
Profuse bleeding from teeth
Vertigo, with weakness in head and stomach
▲ ▼ NOSE (click for more)
nose; discharge from nose; grey;
nose; nose bleed;
nose; nose bleed; morning; ;
nose; running or blocked nose (coryza);
▲ ▼ MOUTH (click for more)
mouth; growths, blisters, swellings; cyst under tongue, from obstructed salivary gland (ranula);
▲ ▼ ABDOMEN (click for more)
Pain in bladder and rectum at the same time
Burning and itching in urethra while urinating
Distension of stomach and abdomen after midnight
Feeling in urethra as if a few two drops passed out
Urine torbid, even during emission, forming a brown sediment.
abdomen; stomach; burping, belching;
abdomen; stomach; burping, belching; after coughing; ;
abdomen; stomach; burping, belching; empty; after cough; ;
abdomen; stomach; heartburn;
Acid eructations, like heartburn
Burning in orifice of urethra and anus
Sensation of coldness in abdomen.
Stomach; Eructations, with violent, convulsive cough
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rectum; constipation; ineffectual urging and straining;
rectum; constipation; unable to pass the stool in presence of nurse;
rectum; urging, desire to stool (see pain; urge to stool, or urinate, but producing nothing); absent in company (see inactivity);
▲ ▼ URINE (click for more)
urine; sediment; brown;
▲ ▼ GENITALS (click for more)
Male; Voluptuous itching of scrotum
Menses too early
Discharge of blood between periods, at every little incident.
Female; Nymphomania, Itching of pudendum, with soreness and swelling
genitals; female; irritation; itching;
genitals; female; irritation; itching; intolerable;
genitals; female; metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); after every stool; ;
genitals; female; metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); after exertion; ;
genitals; female; metrorrhagia (non-menstrual bleeding); from passing hard stool; ;
genitals; female; period; copious; exertion;
genitals; female; period; frequent; ;
Parts externally numb; burn internally
Profuse, bluish leucorrhoea
Violent erections without voluptuous sensations.
Worse at night
▲ ▼ RESPIRATION (click for more)
Choking when hawking up phlegm.
Hollow, spasmodic, barking cough, coming from deep in chest
Nervous spasmodic cough, with hoarseness and eructation, on waking in morning; worse in presence of people
Asthmatic breathing with eructation of gas
respiration; asthma attack;
Tickling in throat, larynx and trachea, chest oppressed, gets out of breath when coughing
▲ ▼ COUGH (click for more)
cough; night; ;
▲ ▼ CHEST (click for more)
Conscious of the pulse
Heart; Palpation, with pressure in chest as if from a lump lodged there, or as if chest were obstructed
Palpation in open air with pale face.
▲ ▼ BACK (click for more)
back; stiffness; after sitting; ;
back; stiffness; rising; from a seat; ;
▲ ▼ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS (click for more)
Cramps in hands and fingers, worse grasping anything
Cramps in legs.
extremities, limbs; perspiration; thigh; ;
▲ ▼ SLEEP (click for more)
Cannot sleep from worry; must get up
Coldness of body and twitching of limbs, during sleep.
sleep; sleepiness, tiredness; evening; ;
sleep; sleeplessness, insomnia; evening; after going to bed; ;
sleep; sleeplessness, insomnia; night; after conversation; ;
sleep; sleeplessness, insomnia; night; after going to bed, but sleepy before; ;
sleep; sleeplessness, insomnia; night; from before midnight; ;
▲ ▼ CHILL (click for more)
chill; after eating;
chill; single parts; ;
▲ ▼ PERSPIRATION (click for more)
perspiration; on parts affected with other conditions; ;
▲ ▼ SKIN (click for more)
Arms "go to sleep."
Itching and soreness, especially around genitals
Numbness of skin
skin; abnormal growths; ulcers; like eczema;
▲ ▼ GENERALITIES (click for more)
generalities; evening; ;
generalities; in aged people; ;
generalities; jerking; as in convulsions;
generalities; lack of reaction;
generalities; lean people; ;
generalities; lying down; after lying down;
generalities; lying down; lying in bed;
generalities; on waking; ;
generalities; pain; constricting; internally;
generalities; symptoms not symmetrical; crosswise, left lower and right upper; ;
generalities; trembling; externally; ;
generalities; trembling; music; ;
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Entries on a white background are from Boericke's Materia Medica. Entries on a green background are from a reversed Kent's repertory, with some alterations to modernise the language. Uses are based on traditional homeopathic practice and have not been reviewed by the FDA.