AnthracinumAnthrax Poison, Anthrac
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Anthracinum may help, unprocessed Anthracinum is often best avoided.
Below are the strongest indications (i.e. symptoms) of Anthracinum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
This nosode has proven a great remedy in epidemic spleen diseases of domestic animals, and in septic inflammation, Carbuncles, and Malignant ulcers. in boils and boil-like eruptions, acne. Terrible burning. Induration of cellular tissue, abscess, bubo, and all inflammation of connective tissue in which there exists a purulent focus.≡ show all authors ...
Compare: Pyrogenium Pyrogen; Lachesis Lachesis; Crotalus Horridus Crotalus; Hippozoen; Echinacea Angustifolia Echi.; Silicea Silica follows well. In the treatment of carbuncles, remember the prescription of the prophet Isaiah for King Hezekiah’s carbuncle - i.e., the pulp of a fig placed on a poultice and apply. Tarentula Hispanica Tarent. Cubensis.⥄ Show reverse lookup of relationships
Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability; night
Unconsciousness≡ show all authors ...
Skin and scalp; out-break on skin; painful boils, shedding skin and tissues (carbuncle)
erysipelas (inflamed from infection, deep red colour)≡ show all authors ...
Inflammation; parotid gland (gland in front and below ear lobe); gangrenous
Motions of jaw; lockjaw
Lips; out-breaks on lips; pus-filled pimples
out-breaks on lips; pus-filled pimples; black
out-breaks on lips; pus-filled pimples; upper lip
Pain; tearing; jaw; lower
Skin; out-breaks on skin; red; erysipelas (inflamed from infection, deep red colour)
out-breaks on skin; red; erysipelas (inflamed from infection, deep red colour); extending from lower lip
Stiffness, muscles; lower jaw
Swelling; lower jaw
parotid gland (gland in front and below ear lobe); after measles-like rash
submaxillary gland (gland under jaw, by throat)≡ show all authors ...
Discharge from nose; offensive smelling; fetid
Odours, imaginary and real; putrid
Skin or lining of nose; discoloration; redness
discoloration; redness; extending to cheek
Swelling≡ show all authors ...
Bleeding; continuous, does not clot
oozing of blood
Dark red, bloody, bruising
Odour (halitosis, bad breath); offensive
Difficult to open
Gums and teeth
Gums; discharge of stinking brown fluid on making incision near second molar
Discoloration; tongue; brown
Taste; bad≡ show all authors ...
Swelling; fluid accumulation≡ show all authors ...
Discoloration; bluish; spots
red; spots; bluish-red
Gangrene; from burns or gangrenous sores
Abnormal growths; ulcers
ulcers; discharges; blackish
ulcers; discharges; bloody
ulcers; discharges; brownish
ulcers; discharges; greenish
ulcers; discharges; offensive
ulcers; phagedenic (spreading, obstinate ulceration)
Inflammation; skin erysipelas (inflamed from infection, deep red colour)
skin erysipelas (inflamed from infection, deep red colour); gangrenous
Out-breaks on skin; boils; blue
boils; painful boil, shedding skin and tissues (carbuncle)
pus-filled pimples; black
pus-filled pimples; offensive smelling
pus-filled pimples; malignant
Stings of insects≡ show all authors ...
▲ BACK AND NECK
Skin; out-breaks on skin; painful boil, shedding skin and tissues (carbuncle); neck
out-breaks on skin; painful boil, shedding skin and tissues (carbuncle)≡ show all authors ...
Pain; aching, dull pain (see boring, pulling, distress, digging, gnawing, biting, pressing, etc.)
Kidneys; suppression of urine
Stomach; appetite; lacking, no appetite
mucus≡ show all authors ...
▲ EXTREMITIES, LIMBS
lower limbs; leg
Gangrene; swellings, like gangrene
hand; dark red
Movements and positions; convulsion; upper limbs; with tetanus
burning; fingers; tips
tearing; fingers; fourth finger; tip
Skin; painful boils, shedding skin and tissues (carbuncle)
discoloration; forearm; red; streaks
discoloration; thigh; blue
discoloration; thigh; bluish-grey
discoloration; knee; blue
discoloration; knee; brown, bluish
felon (whitlow, onychia, paronychia, foot rot, etc.); malignant, with burning
felon (whitlow, onychia, paronychia, foot rot, etc.); whitlow, foot rot
felon (whitlow, onychia, paronychia, foot rot, etc.); with dead skin separated from living tissue
itching; upper limbs
out-break on skin; upper limbs; pus-filled pimples; black
out-break on skin; upper limbs; scales
out-break on skin; hand; crusty and full of cracks
out-break on skin; hand; scales
out-break on skin; hand; palm; blisters
out-break on skin; thigh; black blisters
out-break on skin; thigh; blisters; black
out-break on skin; knee; small blister
out-break on skin; leg; boils
ulcers; lower limbs
Swollen; upper limbs
foot; fluid accumulation≡ show all authors ...
▲ FEVER AND CHILL
Fever and chill
Creeping; alternating with heat
Continued fever; with small, purple spots
Septic fever (see infectious, continued, from childbirth, etc.)≡ show all authors ...
▲ INJURIES AND ACCIDENTS
Injuries and accidents
Stings of insects
Wounds; dissecting≡ show all authors ...
Sleep and dreams
Restless; before chill
From suppressed complaints
Tissues; Hemorrhages, black, thick, tar-like, rapidly decomposing, from any orifice
Glands swollen, Cellular tissues odematous and indurated
Ulceration, sloughing and Intolerable burning
Black and blue blisters
Bad effects from inhaling foul odors
Succession of boils
Blackness of external parts
Blood vessels; septicaemia (blood poisoning - chills, fever, must lie down, inflammed lungs, liver, kidneys and other organs)
Haemorrhage; blood does not clot
Inflammation; indurated (hard from inflammation)
indurated (hard from inflammation); muscles
Pain; burning externally
Symptoms from suppression of perspiration
Weakness (see lethargic, weariness)
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