Cenchris ContortrixAncistrodon, Copperhead Snake
Below are the strongest indications of Cenchris Contortrix based on traditional homeopathic usage. Indications have not been reviewed by the FDA. If symptoms persist always consult a medical professional.
Like the other snake poisons, it affects the system profoundly. Like Arsenic, it has dyspnoea, mental and physical restlessness, thirst for small quantities of water, necessity for having clothing loose, like Laches. Marked alteration of moods; vivid dreams. Is a wonderful restorative and deep acting remedy. Increased sexual desire in both sexes. Ineffectual attempts to recline. Right ovarian region painful.
WORSE, pressure; lying down; afternoon and night.
Compare: Ars.; Laches. Clotho Arictans - Puff Adder. - Should have a great sphere of usefulness in many conditions where excessive swelling in leading feature ( John H. Clarke, M.D.)
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.