Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Lachesis in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL
Obstinate constipation with hard and difficult evacuation.
Constipation, anus feels tight as if nothing could go through.
Fćces small, scanty, and tenacious.
Constipation alternately with diarrhoea.
Diarrhoea, with violent colic, nausea, vomiting, anguish, pains in rectum during passage of fćces, tenesmus and excoriation of anus.
Stool lies close to anus without passing and without urging.
Loose evacuations, principally at night, or after a meal, or in warm (and damp) weather, or from having taken fruits and acids.
Diarrhoea after food, with occasional pain across navel, loins, and back.
Involuntary and unperceived evacuations.
Stools excessively offensive.
Evacuation of fetid matter, or of soft fćces, of the consistence of pap, or liquid, or slimy, like pitch, or sanguineous and purulent, or of undigested substances, or of pure blood, or of sanguineous mucus.
Stools watery, offensive, dark; watery, frequent, sudden, about midnight, offensive, ammoniacal; soft, bright yellow; pasty, putrid.
During the evacuations pain, tenesmus, and burning in anus.
After the stool congestion of blood to head, vertigo, debility, pains and throbbings in anus.
Painful constriction of anus and rectum.
Anus feels closed sensation of a plug.
Prolapsus recti during evacuation.
Discharge of mucus and blood from rectum, sometimes with violent colic.
Hćmorrhoids with colic, or with burning and cuttings in rectum, or with congestion of blood in anus, and diarrhoea.
Stitch in rectum when laughing or sneezing.
Sensation in anus as of several little hammers beating there.
Piles irritable, with painful drawing upward like a mouse tugging at one side and drawing it up.
Hćmorrhoidal tumours protrude after stool, with constriction of sphincter.
Large hćmorrhoidal tumours (in persons addicted to spirituous drinks).
Hćmorrhoidal tumours protruding with stitches at each cough or sneeze.≡ more ...