Mercurius Praecipitatus AlbusMercurius praecipite ruber
Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Mercurius Praecipitatus Albus may help, unprocessed Mercurius Praecipitatus Albus may be best avoided.
Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Mercurius Praecipitatus Albus in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.
White Precipitate. Mercurammonium chloride. NH2HgCl. Trituration.
The symptoms of Merc Viv Merc. praecip. alb. are taken entirely from poisonings. The most peculiar symptoms are Green tongue.
bilious stools scalding anus.
and the old-mannish appearance of a child poisoned with it. Mossa (H. R., ix. 28) relates ($51$) a case of chronic eczema of the face in an elderly man, a moistening eruption agg. in winter and from exposure to cold.
vesicles on a reddened, swollen skin dry into scales which exfoliate.
eyelids, especially lower, oedematous, corners reddened.
lachrymation. ear involved.
itching and burning on head preventing sleep. Merc Viv Merc. praecip. alb. 3 gr. i. every third day. First the burning itching ceased. Then formation of blisters abated. Exfoliation continued a long time, but the skin finally became normal. (2) Girl, 2, eruption on face and large part of scalp, covered with thick yellow crust, matter exuding from cracks. Offensive odour.
swollen cervical glands. Merc Viv Merc. praecip. alb. 3 gr. i once in three days cured in four weeks.
Dwarfism. Eczema faciei.
Face much flushed; greatly swollen.
In one night a child (poisoned with 20 gr.) had undergone a remarkable change; had become in appearance "quite an old man."
Gums and teeth
Gums much swollen.
Tongue much coated; thick greenish fur.
After half an hour pain began in epigastrium, gradually spreading over whole abdomen.
Whole abdomen painful to pressure.
Great pain in abdomen; continuing after taking any, even liquid, food, for more than a week.
Nausea and vomiting.
Vomits deeply blood-stained fluid.
Much pain at stomach.
▲ RECTUM, ANUS, STOOL
One copious stool with mucous shreds in some quantities, much dark blood.
Numerous scanty stools with much blood.
Almost pure bile causing great scalding of anus.
▲ FEVER AND CHILL
Cold, clammy skin, much congestion of cutaneous vessels.
During the night the child shrieked as from great pain, in the morning it had changed to the appearance of an old man.