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Arsenicum Album - Rectum, Anus, Stool symptoms - T.F. Allen

Arsenious Acid, Arsenic, Arsenicum, Ars. Alb, Ars Alb, Arsenic alb, Ars.

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HPUS indication of Arsenicum Album: Vomiting
Common symptoms: Vomiting, Worry, Chills, Diarrhea, Bruises.

Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Arsenicum Album in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.

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Spasmodic protrusion of the rectum, very painful,

The rectum remains protruded, after hemorrhage from the rectum,

(Discharge of blood from the rectum almost every moment, with vomiting and excessive colic),


Constant tenesmus,

Tenesmus with burning,

Tenesmus; discharges frequently tinged with blood,

Constant tenesmus, with dejection of mucous stools,

Tenesmus as in dysentery, constant burning, with pain and pressure in the rectum and anus,

Burning in rectum,

Burning at the rectum after stool, with great weakness and trembling in all the limbs,

During the menses, sharp stitching from the rectum as far as the anus and the pudendum,

Rough prickling in rectum, as if passing sand,

Twitchings in anus,

Painful swelling of the haemorrhoidal veins, with tenesmus,

Piles, bleeding, and protruding,

Blind haemorrhoids, painful, the pain resembling prickings with a hot needle,

Varices of the anus, with pricking pain when walking and sitting, not at stool,

Haemorrhoidal tenesmus of the anus, causing a burning pain like fire, especially in the night, and not permitting him to sleep; in the day the pain becomes worse, and increases to violent stitches; worse when walking than when sitting or lying down,

Burning at the anus,

Burning at the anus for one hour, disappearing after hard and knotty stool,

Burning and itching of the anus,

During stool, painful contraction directly over the anus, towards the small of the back,

The evacuations excoriated the skin about the anus,

Itching scraping or smarting pain in the anus,

Painful soreness of the anus, when touched,

Itching of the anus,

Corrosive itching of the perineum causes scratching (after half a day),

Peculiar feeling of smarting and pain at the end of the rectum; inclination to evacuate, but not at all of the nature of tenesmus,


Desire to evacuate the bowels,

Urging to stool,

Violent urging to stool, driving her out of bed,

Constant urging to stool,

Ineffectual urging to stool,

Ineffectual desire for stool,

Desire for stool, but no stool,

Stool and urinary tenesmus,

Inclination to diarrhoea,

Diarrhoea, etc., etc.

Frequent diarrhoea, with violent tearing-cutting pains in the intestines,

Diarrhoea, frequently severe,


Purging, more or less violent,

As soon as the damp weather set in, and fires were necessary, he invariably complained every Sunday (the only day on which he was much in the room so papered) of diarrhoea,

Diarrhoea, every morning and forenoon, loose and slimy, preceded by griping, and followed by straining,

After he had been to stool over a hundred times, and was helpless from exhaustion, the diarrhoea still continued, with great anxiety and cutting in the intestines,

Constant diarrhoea,

Involuntary passage of faeces,

Diarrhoea, copious, involuntary, and painless,

Unnoticed stools,

Unnoticed discharge of stool, supposing it to be flatulence,

Involuntary stools and urine,

While fully conscious, she discharges faeces and urine unawares,

At every act of vomiting there was a copious involuntary discharge from the bowels,

While standing, half-liquid matter escaped involuntarily from the anus, just as if one had suddenly opened the pipe of a vessel containing liquid; the evacuations are very profuse, at first white, then yellowish, and appear to come from a liquid that had been taken,

Profuse stool,

Fluid stool,

Frequent, thin, liquid evacuations,

Thin stool four times in the afternoon,

Three thin stools in half an hour,

Violent watery diarrhoea,

Frequent watery diarrhoea set in after the vomiting had ceased,

Stools serous, not frequent,

Pappy stool,

Pappy faeces, sometimes more, sometimes less (six to thirteen hours),

Pappy stool twice in the afternoon,

Slimy, thin stools, having a hacked appearance,

Evacuations consisting of a white, tenacious mucus, very similar to the risings of intestines, which masses formed lumps the size of a fist,

Diarrhoea or scybalous passages of clayey color,

Several yellowish-brown evacuations,

Green stool,

Slimy and green mucous stools,

At first thick, at last diarrhoeic green stools,

Diarrhoea of a dark, bloody color,

Frequent black evacuations,

Black, acrid, putrid stools,

Violent diarrhoea, three or four times in an hour, with offensive black discharges,

Odorless stools, similar to the diarrhoea after indigestion,

Odorless, bilious evacuations, recurring every five or ten minutes,

Diarrhoea with tenesmus,

Small stools with tenesmus, first dark-green faeces, afterwards dark-green mucus, after colic,

Yellow, watery, scanty diarrhoeic stools, with subsequent tenesmus, as if more stool would come, and intense colic around the umbilicus,

Yellow diarrhoeic stools, with tenesmus and burning pain in the rectum and anus,

Acrid water in stool,

Frequent evacuations, mixed with slimy, fatty masses,

Ash-colored stool, like dirty water, with some yellow mucus, without pain or tenesmus,

Purging of a watery fluid, intermixed with lumps of green mucus,

(Tenacious bilious matter passes frequently with the stool),

At first, black, hard stools, afterwards, stools covered with bilious mucus,

Normal-looking stools were covered with a mass which appeared combined of jelly and bile,

With his stool he passed a ball-shaped lump, which seemed to consist of undigested fat mixed with tendinous parts,

Discharge of reddish-black matter through mouth and anus,

Brownish stools, mixed with mucus,

Black matter and worms were discharged with the stool,

Discharge of a black fluid, burning at the anus like fire, after much uneasiness and pain in the abdomen,

Watery blood passes with the stool, and surrounds it,

The stools contain bloody mucus,

Stools mucus and blood,

Very unhealthy, pale evacuations, with constant passing of mucus, and sometimes (very rarely) blood,

Expulsion of pieces of mucus, accompanied by tenesmus, with cutting pain in the anus, as of blind haemorrhoids,

(Diarrhoea, with violent burning at the anus),

Diarrhoea and vomiting,

During the day he had several stools, and frequent vomiting of yellowish liquids,

Black, mucous diarrhoea, with persistent vomiting, perhaps seven times daily,

Frequent, dark-colored, offensive stools, and at the same time vomiting of a clear, mucous, odorless liquid,

Diarrhoea with abdominal pains,

Continual diarrhoea, with violent abdominal pains,

Blackish-brown bilious stools, with griping,

After slight pinching in the lower abdomen, three to four times yellowish watery diarrhoea and thirst,

Diarrhoea and abdominal pain; she grasped with both hands toward the head, complained of the abdomen, and drew the legs up high,

Frequent alvine (fluid) evacuations, attended by colic,

Considerable purging, and extreme coldness of the extremities,

Hemorrhage from the bowels,

Evacuation, upward and downward, of a large quantity of blood, mixed with bilious matter, with apparent relief,

Violent purging, with discharge of blood per anum,

Diarrhoea, only of blood and water,

Dysentery-like diarrhoea,


Fruit and fresh vegetables cause diarrhoea,

(Knotty, unsatisfactory stool),

Stool tardy,

Stool retarded,

Constipation (), (, for four days), etc.

Obstinate constipation,

Obstinate constipation for two years,

No stool,

Constipation, with pains in the bowels,

Diarrhoea alternating with constipation,

At first diarrhoea, at last constipation, without vomiting,


Diarrhoea, etc.

Tendency to dysenteric diarrhoea,

Frequent diarrhoea,

Purging; the stools were inodorous and unhealthy,

Diarrhoea occurred in two women, one of whom had taken a purgative the previous morning (second day),

Diarrhoea, with great prostration of strength,

Stools, which weakened him so much that he felt himself fainting. He could not get into bed again, his legs trembled, and his weakness was extreme. The weakness in both men was relieved by white wine,

Painless, watery diarrhoea, greenish color,

Involuntary stools, serous and corroding, as if there were burning fire at the anus,

Purging (after some hours); stools a white curdy fluid,

Alvine evacuations,

Stools very numerous,

Two thin stools a day,

Profuse liquid stools,

The stools,

The stools are more frequent and less consistent, but this seldom, if ever, becomes changed into true diarrhoea, and more rarely still into dysentery,

In two instances, one of them in my own household, it is credited with dysentery; and bloody stools in three cases,

Bloody purging and tenesmus,

Bloody stools,

Bloody evacuations from the bowels,

Watery, greenish, involuntary stools (after six hours),

Frequent green stools,

Stools frequently thin, with grumous particles,

Stools black and solid (third day,)


Stools dry, and only every few days,

Frequent calls to stool, with discharge of small quantities of a brick-red fluid (one case),

With the exception of one minute portion of very hard faeces, nothing was evacuated till the sixth day, when she took a dose of Castor Equi castor oil, after which her bowels were natural,

Constipation, etc.

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