ChloroformiumChloroform, Chloroformum, Chloroforme
Below are the strongest indications of Chloroformium in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
General anaesthetic, antispasmodic. Complete muscular relaxation. Weak and quick pulse, shallow or stertorous breathing. Convulsions, nephritic or biliary colic, gastralgia. Symptoms obtained by Dr. D. MacFarlan with the 6th potency. Great weakness, especially on right side. Limbs very tired from knees down. Much perspiration all over face and chest; drowsy and dizzy; dry lips and throat; dry tickling cough at night. Flatulence; food regurgitates; sore and bruised feeling in stomach; catching pain around heart. Sharp pain in right chest when he takes long breath; shortness of breath on exertion.
Ether Post-operative Bronchitis (Prof. Bier). Spiritus Aetheris Compositus. - (Hoffman’s Anodyne) - (Flatulence; angina pectoris. Dose 5m to 1 dram in water.)
Higher attenuations, or sixth. Phosphorus is the remedy to give in narcosis of Chloroformium.
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while the very dilute homeopathic remedy may help, the raw product is often best avoided.
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.