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Baptisia Tinctoria - Chest symptoms - T.F. Allen

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HPUS indication of Baptisia Tinctoria: Flu-like symptoms

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

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Constriction and oppression of the chest,

Tightness of chest and desire to take a deep inspiration (after twenty minutes),

In the afternoon, tightness of the chest,

Pain through left of chest,

Pain in the right lung, continuing some time; less pain in the left lung, with some soreness,

Rheumatic pains in right side,

Dull pain in the sternum,


Oppression of chest and difficult breathing,

Sharp pains in chest when taking a long breath,

In the afternoon, sensation of weight and oppression in the praecordial regions, with a feeling of unsatisfied breathing,

In morning, swelling of the epiglottis,

Increased secretion from the bronchial tubes and fauces, with expectoration of mucus,

Hoarseness to such an extent as to require the utmost effort to be understood,

In afternoon, disposition to cough quite troublesome,

Lungs feel easier and stronger than usual (curative reaction),

She was cured by this proving of a troublesome cough of long standing,

Constant want to take a full breath,

In the afternoon, difficulty of breathing,

At 6 P.M., oppressed breathing, with cough, soreness of right lung, and sneezing,

On lying down, difficulty of breathing, in half an hour becoming so great that he was obliged to rise; afraid to go to sleep from a feeling of certainty that he should immediately have nightmare and suffocations.

Baptisia Tinctoria difficulty of breathing is not so much from constriction of the chest as from a feeling of want of power in the respiratory apparatus, such as he had only felt during a fever,

Heart and pulse

Feeling of greatly increased compass and frequency of the pulsations of the heart; pulsations seem to fill the chest,

Throbbing in heart, so as to be distinctly heard,

Pulse, at first accelerated, afterwards became very low and faint,

Pulse slow and weak (third day),

Slow, round, full pulse,

The pulse (usually but little over 70) I judged to be 90 or over, full and soft,

Pulse 70, rising, about 2 o'clock P.M., to 100,

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