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Mercurius Vivus - Throat symptoms - T.F. Allen

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HPUS indication of Mercurius Vivus: Sore throat

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

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Chronic angina of the root of the palate, uvula, tonsils, and fauces,

Sensation as of a foreign body sticking in the throat, seeming to be dependent upon involuntary contraction of the muscles of the pharynx,

Uvula and Tonsils.

Soft palate, and especially the uvula, of a coppery-red color; on the left side, a long superficial ulcer,

Ulcers on the right side of the soft palate,

Great swelling of the uvula,

Uvula elongated and enlarged,

Tonsils red,

Left tonsil greatly swollen,

Tonsils much swollen and red, without patches (after nine days),

Tonsils much enlarged (after eight days),

One of the men who escaped the salivation suffered from acute tonsillitis,

Fauces and Pharynx.

Mucous membrane of the fauces red, streaked with mucus,

Angina faucium dark red,

Angina of the fauces of a coppery red color,

Chronic angina of the fauces,

Chronic angina of the fauces without ulceration,

All the workers not salivated were affected with ulcers of the fauces,

Constriction and dryness of fauces (after twenty minutes),

Circumscribed swelling of the pharyngeal mucous membrane,

Mucous membrane of the pharynx swollen in spots,

Ulcers developed upon the posterior wall of the pharynx (after working a few weeks),


Swallowing was convulsive, and often nearly caused suffocation,

Great pain from swallowing or speaking,

External Throat.

Loud bruit de souffle in the veins of the neck, especially in the left side,

Lymphatic glands of the throat hard and rather large, but those on the nape, elbows, and inguinal region not enlarged,

Submaxillary glands swollen,

In some cases the submaxillary glands were swollen without salivation,

Submaxillary glands slightly swollen (after nine days), ; (after ten days),

Submaxillary glands much swollen, especially left (after eight days),

Submaxillary glands slightly engorged,

Cervical glands swollen,

Cervical glands swollen, soft,

Cervical gland very much swollen,

Cervical glands large, hard,

Hard swelling of the cervical and parotid glands,

Right side of the thyroid gland very much enlarged,

Great hardness of the parotid gland, behind the ramus of the jaw,

The right sublingual glands were as large as hazel nuts, and very hard,

Trembling of the sublingual glands,

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