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Trachinus

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Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while very dilute Trachinus may help, unprocessed Trachinus may be best avoided.

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

  GENERAL

General

Animal kingdom.

Class, Pisces.

Order, Teloster.

Trachinus Draco and Vipera Vipera.

Common names, Great and lesser Weever, Sting-bull and Sting-fish.

A peculiar stinging pain occurred a few seconds after the wound, and this gradually increased during a period of fifteen minutes.

the pain had now become almost intolerable, extending along the back of the thumb towards the wrist.

it was of a burning character, resembling the pain produced by the sting of a wasp, but much more intense.

the thumb now began to swell, and exhibited an inflammatory blush, extending upwards to the wrist.

the pain was now distinctly throbbing and very excruciating.

in this state it continued for about an hour, when the pain began somewhat to subside, the swelling and redness still continuing.

in about an hour and a half the pain was nearly gone.

next morning the swelling of the thumb had but slightly diminished, and was in some degree diffused over the back of the hand, the thumb continued red and hot, and painful on pressure over the metacarpal bone.

in a few days the swelling had completely subsided, but the pain on pressure continued for more than a week,.

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  MIND

Mind

Raving,

Hydrophobia,

Anxiety,

Fear of death,

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  VERTIGO, DIZZINESS

Vertigo

Vertigo,

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  HEAD

Headache

Violent headache,

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  CHEST

Respiration

Paroxysm of suffocation,

Heart and pulse

Palpitation,

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  SKIN

Skin

The skin of the whole body becomes yellowish green,

Gangrenous blisters on the arm,

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  ABDOMEN

Nausea

Nausea,

Vomiting

Green bilious vomiting,

Stomach

Violent thirst,

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  FEVER AND CHILL

Fever

Constant fever, with irregular pulse,

Cold clammy sweat,

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  GENERALITIES

Sleep

Sleepless,

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  APPENDIX

Authorities

1, Prof. Allman, Annals and Mag. of Nat. Hist N/A ., vol. vi, 1840, p. 161 (Dublin Med. Press, 2d ser., vol. ix, 1864. p. 562), a wound on the thumb, from Trachinus Vipera vipera; 2, Tarenfeld and Landeberg, A. H. Z., 8, 136 (from the Swedish), effects of the stings of T. Draco.

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  GENERALITIES

Generalities

Swelling of the whole body,

Swelling of the wounded arm, then of the head and chest,

The edges of the wound became thick, hard, tense, and insensible, black and gangrenous,

Weakness,

Violent burning pain, extending from the wound into the chest,

Trachinus is not available to buy over the counter.