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Conium Maculatum - Chest symptoms - T.F. Allen

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Conium Maculatum

Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Conium Mac in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.

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Rattling in the chest, in the evening on lying down, followed by much cough on sitting up,


Violent pains in the chest, with severe cough,

Very violent pains in the chest,

Sensation of fulness in the chest; on coughing nothing will loosen, followed by sticking in the sternum,

Everything seems as if too full in the chest, head, and hypochondrium, for ten minutes; several mornings on waking,

Tension across the chest, and pressure on it, on inspiration,

Dull pain in the chest, and to the left of the sternum, suddenly while sitting,

Pressure in the chest,

Pain under the left breast,

Pressure in the ribs,

The clothes lie like a weight on the chest and shoulders,

Sharp thrusts directly through the chest, from the sternum to the spine, while sitting,

Sudden sticking between the right nipple and sternum, while sitting, aggravated by even slight inspiration,

Throbbing-sticking pain in the upper part of the left chest, more towards the middle,

Stitches in the chest, aggravated by inspiration, and almost preventing it, not relieved by strong pressure, mostly while sitting,

Stitches beneath the ribs,

Stitches behind the cartilages of the eighth and ninth ribs,

Dull stitches between the cartilages of the ninth and tenth left ribs,

Tearing in the chest,

Scraping and crawling in the chest, with irritation to dry, almost constant cough,

Tremor at base of clavicle and in muscles across chest, just above the sternum (first hour),

Itching in the interior of the chest,


Complete atrophy of mammary gland; lean, a flaccid, baglike skin; wasting of the breasts,

The female breasts shrivelled to a simple fold of skin,

Hardness of the right breast, with painfulness so touch and nightly stitches in it,

Inflammation of a mammary scirrhus,

The female breasts ache,

Sticking in both nipples and vicinity, in bed, and on the inner surface of the left cheek,

Stitches, as with needles, in the left mammary gland,


Caries of the sternum,

Stiffness in the sternum on physical exertion,

Pain in the sternum, as if pressed inward,

Pressure behind the sternum and the left side of the chest, while sitting, not aggravated by inspiration,

Oppression and severe pressure externally on the sternum, after eating,

Bruised pain on the inner surface of the sternum,

Bruised pain in the forepart of the chest and in the back,


Cutting pressure on both sides of the chest, aggravated by inspiration (after fourteen hours),

Fine sticking pressure in both sides of the chest, most severe when he lies upon the front of the chest,

Pressive pain in the right side of the chest and abdomen, aggravated by inspiration,

Frequent oppression of the upper part of the right side of the chest, with sensation as if it were caused by incarcerated flatulence,

On coughing, sticking in the left side of the chest for three hours, so that she, being waked by it, slept uneasily,

Stitches beneath the ribs of the left side, obliging him to press upon them, while sitting,

Stitches in the right side of the chest, as from needles, on walking in the open air,

Severe stitches, like knife thrusts, in the side, with loud cries on this account,

Violent stitches in the right side of the chest about the nipple, on every inspiration while walking, relieved by hard pressure with the hand,

Cramplike tearing in the right side of the chest,

Around armpit

Stitches behind the sternum, extending to the axillae,

Fine stitches in the left side of the chest beneath the axilla,


Pains in various places on the chest, not aggravated by respiration,

Drawing and tearing through the whole chest, in the evening, in bed, when lying upon the side, with oppression of breath and hard pressure upon the upper part of the sternum, which on inspiration takes away the breath (third day),

Pressive pain upon the sternum in the morning, with difficult breathing while standing (third day),

Pressive pain on the sternum the whole day, with now tearing, now sticking pains about the breast and nipples, accompanied by frequent oppression and shortness of breath (fourth day),

Pressure at times in the praecordial region, as if the heart would be pressed down, with oppressed breathing (third day),

Respiration subdued,

Slow respiration,

Short respiration during rest and motion (seventh day),

Impeded respiration,

Difficult respiration,

Difficult, slow inspiration, in the evening, in bed,

Difficult respiration and violent pain in the chest,

Respiration, especially inspiration, was very difficult, as if the chest could not be sufficiently distended (after four hours),

Difficulty in breathing; it seems as though something rose up into the larynx, and threatened to suffocate her; respiration was so difficult and noisy that it could be heard outside the door,


Frequent dyspnoea,

Suffocative attack, as if mucus collected in the throat,

Suffocative attack, as though something collected in the upper part of the larynx,

Respiration ceases,

Voice was rather thick, and I mumbled my words somewhat when speaking (after thirty-five minutes),

Respiration frequently yawning,

Heart and pulse

Pulse at first from large doses became somewhat increased, afterwards always diminished; this diminution was not in proportion to the doses (as is the case with Aconite Aconite), for the pulse usually sank lower from small doses, when it was always small and weak,

Pulse (previously 70), small, 59 (after ten minutes), 68 (after twenty-four minutes), normal (after half an hour),

Pulse (previously 72), 62 (after six minutes), 60 (after eight minutes), normal (after half an hour), 2d proving,


Anxiety at the heart,

Anxious sensation in the heart, with rapid action of the heart,

Dull stitches above the heart on deep inspiration, although also soon afterwards on every motion of the body,

Flying stitches and tearings, at one time in the cardiac region, at another in the hands, head, and legs,

Frequent shocks in the heart,

Heart's Action.

Palpitation on rising,

Palpitation after a stool, with intermissions in the beats of the heart,

Frequent visible palpitation,

Violent palpitation after drinking,

Anxious palpitation, on being suddenly awakened by a loud noise,

Heart's impulse very weak,


Rapid pulse,

Pulse extremely rapid and tense,

Pulse went up to 120 from emotional excitement; but in a few minutes the heart regained its usual quietude,

Pulse and temperature lowered,

Pulse slow and weak,

Pulse small, soft, slow (soon after 40 drops),

Pulse large, slow; between these, without regularity, there are several small rapid beats,

The pulse is felt in the whole body,

Pulse small and weak,

Pulse small, hard,

Pulse was soft and feeble, but not more frequent than usual,

Loss of pulse,

Pulse not be felt,

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