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Remedy to consider when patient's pulse rate is slow - slower than the heart.
Digitalis
Patient has a weak heart. Feels as if it would stop if he moved. Must hold breath and keep still.
Digitalis
Remedy to consider when old male with enlarged prostate. Dyspnea associated with heart problems. Deep sighing. Slow pulse. Craving for bitter foods.
Digitalis
Sensation of a sinking feeling at pit of stomach.
Digitalis
State: this remedy feels persecuted, deceived, trapped, choked, killed. Suspicious. Sankaran.
Drosera
Cough is a harassing, violent irritation. Tubercular remedy.
Bed feels too hard (Arn)
Drosera
Spasmodic, violent cough. Paroxyms follow each other rapidly. Choking, retching, vomit, expitaxis.
Droscera
Man presents with terrible cough. Happens as soon as head hits the pillow.
<after midnight, lying down, heat, after drinking/eating, talking, emotions.
>open air
After measles.
Droscera
Strong-willed, possessive and dominating with family. Focused on complaints. Wants to be appreciated. Critical. Talk about their family.
Dulcamara
Stout, chilly, bosomy, domineering.
<cold damp weather, humidity, chg of weather, cold food, cold drinks, draft, cold
>warm, dry, motion
Dulcamara
Allergy to cats. Name 6 remedies.
Dulcamara
Tub
Sulph
Kali-c
Ars
Puls
Ailments from suppressed discharges, eruptions. (eg neuralgia)Chilly, stout or obese. Desires sweets. <cold damp weather
Dulcamara
When they get chilled, they have to urinate. May even get diarrhea from the chill.
Dulcamara
Headache from suppression of sinusitis or facial eruptions. <cold damp weather and better by discharge, conversation.
Dulcamara
Warts on the FACE. Name 4 remedies.
Dulcamara
Causticum
Nit acid
Thuja
Herpes about the lips. Name 4 remedies.
Dulcamara
Natu-m
Rhus-tox
Sepia
Man presents with a stiff neck and back when he gets cold; his bones ache.
Dulcamara
Strong cravings for Ice, oranges, salads, buttermilk, yogurt
aversion meat
Elaps
Fear of rain, snakes, strokes, being left alone.
Elaps
A right sided remedy with hemorrhagic conditions with dark or black blood.
Elaps
Mod: Chilly, right sided
<cold wet weather, night, touch, dampness, approach of storms
>walking, lying on abdomen, rest
Elaps
Sensation: cold sensation descending the esophagus and settling in the stomach.
Elaps
They complain about coldness in the chest or stomach after cold drinks adn fruit.
Elaps
Epitaxis, black blood
Metorrghia, black blood
Hemorrhages, black blood
Ears, black ear wax
Black discharges
Elaps
State: Fear of falling down and losing their position, their image in society. Maintains a good image and value opinions of others. Loquacious. Multi-talented. Can put down others. Talk is animated and egotistic.
Elaps
Remedy to consider for enuresis when done out of habit, in children with dreams or night-mares when passing urine.
Equisetum
Remedy to consider for incontinence of old woman with involuntary stools
Equisetum
Woman presents with acute cystitis; more urging when bladder is nearly empty, fuller the bladder - less discomfort. Pain at end of urination.
Equisetum
Cystitis. Pain at end of urination. Name 3 remedies.
Equisetum
Nat-carb
Sarsparilla
Mod:
<at close of urination, pressure, motion, sitting down,
>afternoon, lying
Equisetum
Remedy to consider with complaints related to bone pain. Pain in the bones, "as if broken." Aching in bones during influenza
Eup-per
The man complained of pain and needed to stay still; he was sweating freely. Remedy is______
Bryonia
Man was in pain and makes him restless. He only had scanty sweat. Remedy is________
Eup-per
The man has great thirst, soreness and aching of bones and then takes chill. Thirst for larg quantities of cold water before and during taking chill. They may vomit immediately after drinking
Eup-per
Influenza with high fever, chills, flush or even rigor with a huge thirst for cold drinks!! Intense aches and restless.
Eup-per
Profuse, runny nose. His eyes were tearing but the tears were acrid.
Euphrasia
Woman presents with eyes burning, irritated, blinks alot, chilly and must wear sunglasses. What remedy?
Euphrasia
The child's eyes were constantly irritated and tearing, worse when windy. Tears were acrid.
Euphrasia
Sensation of sand in her eyes, as if a hair was in the eye. Blinks alot.
Euphrasia
Great sensitivity to noise - even the rustling of paper can bother them. Irritable. Restlessness. Busy. Anxiety. Changeable moods.
Ferrum met
The little boy looked healthy. Actually, his health was very weak
Ferrum met
Mod: chilly,obese, weakness
<night, emotions, violent exertion, vital fluid losses, during menses
>gentle motion, slight bleeding, leaning head on something
Anemia
Ferrum met
Man presents with rheumatic pains in his arms (upper limbs), especially the shoulders. <rest, midnight, >slow motion, warmth
Ferrum met
Face is flushed or pale, with circumscribed redness.
Chilly, changeable moods, desire motion
Ferrum met
State: Concerned with performance and defense. Being compelled to do something against wishes. Guilt. Anxiety of conscience. Sankaran
Ferrum met
When sick - the child has a really high fever but no strong characteristic symptoms. Chilly.
Ferrum phos
Mod: Chilly
<rt side, exertion, 4-6am
>gentle motion, cold applications
Ferrum phos
Better gentle motion. Name 3 remedies.
Ferrum phos
Ferrum met
Pulsatilla
Bright red hemorrhages. Name 4 remedies.
Ferrum phos
Ferrum met
Ipecac
Phosphorus
Thirst for large quantitis. 2R
Ferrum phos
Phosphorus
Colds causing deafness
Ferrum phos
Hemophysis, bright red blood. expectoration. (3R)
Ferrum phos
Phos
Ipecac
What 2 remedies to consider for RIGHT SIDED pneumonia in children?
Ferrum phos
Lycopodium
State: A syphilitic remedy, part of Halogen family that has a feeling of betrayal and hurt - and reacts in a repulsive manner. Sankaran.
Fluoricum acid
Uncovers the feet at night. (4R)
Fluoricum acid
Sulphur
Med
Pulsatilla
Distorted nails, weak, grow too fast. (5R)
Fluoricum acid
Thuja
Silicea
Graphites
Calc carb
HAIR FALLING IN SPOTS. Alopecia. Hair sticks together, dry, breaks off
Fluoricum acid
Generally materialistic, domineering and preoccupied with the fulfillment of his sexual cravings. Crude. Selfish. HURRIED.
Fluoricum acid
Generous on the materialistic plane, no deep feelings on emotional plane. No real contact. Indifferent to loved ones, family. Depression, isolation
Fluoricum acid
Mod: Very warm-blooded, Right sided
<HEAT, warm appl., warm drinks, summer
>cold, cold bathing, open air
Fluoricum acid
Syphilitic and Sycotic remedy known for affecting bones, connective tissue, caries of bones, exostosis. Copious, watery coryza, "runs like a faucet"
Fluoricum acid
Excessive sexual desire, even in old people. Promiscuity, exhibitionism, perversions. Violent erections at night. Priapism
Fluoricum acid
Remedy to consider for GI complaints, ulcerative colitis or Crohn's. Sudden gushing burning diarrhea. Worse old people, hot weather
Fluoricum acid
Severe diarrhea in old people. Sudden gushing of stool. Can be yellow-greenish or even bloody.
Gambogia
Mod: Chilly, amel warmth, humid environment
<motion in open air, after, evening or night, most sxs while sitting
>after stools, sxs better by motion, better open air
Gambogia
Acute gastro-enteritis, colitis, vomiting with diarrhea - with faintness (3R)
Gambogia
Veratrum album
Arsenicum
Sensation of cold in the teeth specifically. (2R)
Gambogia
Elaps
Weakness leading to paralysis on all levels. Pervasive weakness.......
Gelsemium
Feeling of weakness, not being able to cope with life. Cowardice, needs support. Timidity. Anticipation ailments. Stage fright, fear of exams. Dullness
Gelsemium
Remedy best describes the Cowardly Lion (before he got his heart!)
Gelsemium
The man trembled with weakness, fear, and anticipation of the exam. He bolstered himself with alcohol ahead of time.
Gelsemium
The mother just received bad news about her aging parents. She immediately got diarrhea (emotional paralysis of the rectal sphincter)
Gelsemium
Sensation of feeling his heart would stop beating, if he did not keep in motion (2R)
Gelsemium
Lobelia
The young man was sick. He complained his tongue was numb, thick, trembles - felt paralyzed. Speech thick. Eyelids droopy. Eyes dull. THIRSTLESS.
Gelsemium
A sycotic remedy with "ailments from anticipation". Gets apprehensive in the face of an ordeal. Feels lack of confidence. Sankaran
Gelsemium
Mod: weakness, trembling
<damp weather, summer
>profuse urination
Gelsemium
Remedy to consider for sunstroke or hypertension. Symptoms come and go with the sun. CONGESTIONS, PULSATIONS.
Glonoinum
The woman's headache was really pulsating on the golfcourse. Bothered by the sun, heat, tight collar - and it was during her menses!
Felt better by uncovering, lying in the dark shelter on the course.
Glonoinum
Headache with red sclera, injection.
Glonoinum
Angina pectoris with violent, visible pulsation of the heart with throbbing carotids and heat of the face.
Glonoinum
He was confused. Cannot tell where he is. Gets lost in well known places (when waking up at night or after inhaling gas fumes when refilling the car)
Glonoinum
Generally slowness or blandness to the person. Timid and reserved. IRRESOLUTION in decisions. But, gets really irritable about trifles.
Graphites
This remedy gets excited from the smallest possible cause. Feels better weeping - an expression that makes them feel better. Even their sores "weep" and ooze honey-like, sticky fluid.
Graphites
Mod: Left sided
<COLD, drafts, light, suppression, fats, music
>open air, eating, wrapping up, hot milk, riding in a carriage, eructations
Graphites
Known for excoriations, fissures, distorted nails, thick discharges and ailments from suppressed discharges
Graphites
Remedy to consider when patient gets stomach complaints after suppressed eruptions. Stomach disorders with rapid emaciation (ulcers or cancer)
Graphites
Weeping from music (2R)
Graphites
Aurum
Sensation of a cobweb on face (2R)
Alumina
Graphites
A great anti-psoric. Consider in cancers of ovaries, intestinal, uterus, breast.
Graphites
First remedy to consider in affections of the veins. (varicose veins, varicocele, hemorrhoids)
Hamamelis
Passive venous hemorrhages, dark and profuse. Veins distended. Bruised soreness of affected parts.
Hamamelis
Weakness out of proportion to the amount of blood lost, esp with hemorrhoids.
Hamamelis
The child's eyesight and hearing are fine - but he seems to not see or hear distinctly!
Helleborus
The young man answers slowly, reflects long, rubs forehead, forgets the question. Feels helpless. Has a strange aversion to hating apples.
Helleborus
3 remedies to consider for: meningitis, encephalitis
Rolling of head side to side, furrows, chewing motion of mouth, moves lips without speaking, bores head into pillow
Helleborus - very slow acting
Apis - brain cry
Zinc met
Mod: chilly
<4-8pm (Lyc), cold air, consolation, dentition
>strong attention, distraction, open air
Helleborus
State: the outside world is so painful, unpleasant, horrifying and shocking that he completely shuts himself from the outside world. He remains completely absorbed. Sankaran
Helleborus
Coma state appropriate for what remedy? dullness, passivity, dullness of senses
Helleborus
State: has the feeling of being terribly offended by the ones that he depends on --> proceeds to violent revolution and sets things on fire, kills
Hepar sulph
He is very hurried, esp in speech, quarrelsome, very dissatisfied. Nothing pleases him. Great touchiness.
Hepar sulph
Vulnerable and sensitive on all levels.
Hepar sulph
Oversensitive to pain (3R)
Hepar sulph
Coffea
Chamomilla
Reacts abusive, angry, rude when they feel their security is threatened. Irritable.
Hepar sulph
Mod: chilly
<COLD, touching cold things, uncovering, draft, dry cold air
>wet weather
Splinter-like pains, stitching
Hepar sulph
Splinter-like pains, stitching (6R)
Hepar sulph
Art-nit
Kali-carb
Nat-mur
Nit-acid
Silicea
Severly painful otitis media with stitching pains, >warmth
Hepar sulph
Croup. Felon, Raynaud's, abscesses, boils, fistulas, ulcers, warts, eczema. Dreams of fire.
Hepar sulph
Remedy for affinity to the mucous membranes. Infections with thick, ropey discharges (esp URI). Deep acting vs. Kali bic. Malignancy
Hydrastis
Thick, yellowish ropey discharges. (2R)
Hydrastis
Kali-bic
Consider this remedy in cancer when the pain is the principal symptom. Degenerative states.
Hydrastis
Sinusitis. Thick, tenacious discharge from posterior nares. (5R)
Hydrastis
Kali-bic
Merc
Silicea
Remedy to consider for cancer of the: lips, tongue, stomach, uterus, breast, skin. Cancer miasm
Hydrastis
Mod:
<AIR, slight bleeding, washing old age, night, warmth
>rest, pressure, dry weather, warm covering.
Constipation. Obstinate and chronic. Degenerative.
Hydrastis
Think "3 C's" for this remedy:
Catarrah
Cancer
Cachectic
Hydrastis
Terrible gastritis. Can retain only milk - everything else - he vomits!
Hydrastis
State: Of suddenly being let down, disappointed, betrayed, deserted by the person whom one is completely dependent. Then, acute fear and panic leading to reactions of loquacity, jesting, sexuality, violence, striking, killing. Fear of being alone to face the world.
Hyoscyamus
His reactions are acute and ridiculous, not cold or calculating like Lachesis
Hyoscyamus
They have strong emotions and become strongly attached. Leads to jealousy and suspicion. Cursing. Fighting. Loquacity. Shameless.
Hyoscyamus
Fear of water, being poisoned, being alone in the world. Ailments from disappointed love. Shuts off his emotions. Blocked.
Hyoscyamus
Mod: Polarity in the remedy
<EMOTIONS, TOUCH, lying, cold, sleep, menses, rest
>sitting up, stooping
Aversion to water
Hyoscyamus
Aversion to water (3R)
Hyoscyamus
Stram
Lyss
Restless hands, gestures, picking at bedclothes, spasms, jerking, twitching, convulsions. Paralysis
Hyoscyamus
Injuries to nerves and spine. Sharp, shooting quality of pain
Hypericum
Mental and emotional symptoms after injuries: depression, dullness, forgetfulness, hysteria <before thunderstorm
Hypericum
Injuries to rich part of nerves. Pain is shooting upward, along the nerve.
Hypericum
Prevents tetanue, (2R)
Hypericum
Ledum
Convulsions after injury, esp to spine or head (2R)
Hypericum
Nat sulph
Pain after dental procedures
Hypericum
Injury to Spine, coccyx. Pain shoots up the spine and the limbs
Hypericum
Mod:
<injury, exertion, chg weather, fogs,cold, COLD AIR
>lying on abdomen, bending backward, lying quietyly
Hypericum
Dissatisfied with emotional life. Their ideal romantic life does not match the reality. Brooding. Silent grief. Sighing.
Ignatia
Anxious of health, fear of birds, claustrophobia, insanity,
Paradoxical symptoms
Ignatia
Paraoxysmal cough, worse from coughing. Coughing increases inclination to cough
Ignatia
Mod
<emotions, air, consolation, slight touch, winter, walking fast
>position, profuse urination, alone, pressure, swallowing, sweets, coffee
Ignatia
State: Invests all of their emotional bank balance into one individual; sacrifices her dreams and desires. Disappointment. Suppresses, suffers silently. Squeaks out through spasms, choking, sighing, coughing.
Ignatia
State: Feeling of sudden threat or betrayal which needs rapid and intense activity to counteract it. Increased metabolism and huge hunger. Consumes all resources. Sankaran.
Iodium
A thin patient and has a voracious appetite, yet gets thing. Tubercular type. See in young boys or old people.
Iodium
Excessively restless, hurried, nervousness. Meaningless activity. Violent impulses if forced to sit still. Anxiety, better with eating.
Iodium
Hurried. Warm-blooded. Thin. Hungry. Always feel they have forgotten something. Fixed ideas. Compulsive neurosis. Anorexia nervous pt.
Iodium
Increased appetite with emaciation.
Enlarged glands with emaciation.
Iodium
Exophthalmus. Goitre. Warm-blooded. Hungry.
Iodium
Mod: Warm-blooded!!
<heat, exertion, fasting, night,
>COLD, motion, eating, milk
>
Iodium
Remedy picture closest to hyperthyroidism
Iodium
Remedy to consider in atrophy of testes, ovaries. Leucorrhea that is acrid, corroding thighs adn linen
Iodium
According to Sankaran, this remedy acts on the nerves of the stomach. Nausea with clean tongue, thirstlessness
Ipecac
Vomiting does not relieve the nausea!!
Nauseous but unable to vomit!
Ipecac
The woman's nausea was worse from the thought or smell of food. Worse from looking at moving objects. Clean tongue
Ipecac
Hemorrhages bright red. Thirstlessness. Periodicity. Sensitive to warm and cold.
Ailments from suppressed anger, eruptions, vexation.
Ipecac
Mentally, this remedy is impatient, restless and irritable. Morose with contempt for everything. Jealous. Angry. Ailments of mortification, with indignation. Silent grief. Sighing. Joyless
Ipecac
Respiratory complaints with nausea. Suffocative with mucus (Ant-t), in children (<7pm)
Asthmatic rattling, worse warm moist weather. Cough is suffocative with retching. Whooping cough with epistaxis and vomiting. Psora miasm.
Ipecac
Mod: Generally warm-blooded
<WARMTH, damp warmth, warm room, overeating, periodicity,
>open air
Profuse salivation during nausea
Spasmodic respiratory ailments
Ipecac
Preeminently a right-sided, migraine remedy with marked nausea. Also neuralgia, GI and liver symptoms.
Iris versicolor
Artistic, thin, delicate and nervous; usually very charming people to meet. Weekly headaches, usually Sundays
Chronic indigestion of milk
History of getting overtired.
Iris versicolor
Easily vexed. Censorious. Aversion company. Better when alone.
Discouraged, depressed, suicidal thoughts. Syphilitic remedy.
Iris versicolor
Burning of whole gastro-intestinal tract.
Periodicity.
Iris versicolor
Classic migraine. Some variations of pain but most common is pain above right eye and/or right temple. Gets visual disturbances before migriane.
Iris versicolor
Remedy to consider for RIGHT SIDED abdominal shingles. Typically, herpes zoster with GI symptoms. Worse right side
Iris versicolor
Conformists. Irritable. Gloomy. Narrow-minded. Conservative. Closed. Rigid. Proper. Materialistic. Rigid routines. Long-winded."A stick in the mud!"
Kali-bic
Chilly. Complaints of pain that is 1) wandering or 2) pain in small spots. Discharges are viscid, ropey, gluey, yellow
Kali-bic
He complains at the same hour every day!!
Periodicity.
Kali-bic
Sinusitis, chronic coryza. Thick, ropey, elastic yellow discharge. Pressive or burning pain at root of nose
Kali-bic
Sensation of a hair on the tongue (2R)
Kali-bic
Silicea
GI complaints alternating with rheumatic or respiratory complaints.
Kali-bic
Mod: Chilly
<cold, 1-3am, summer, protruding tongue
>heat, motion, cold weather
Kali-bic
State: Keep feelings to themselves. May have been hurt by a family member and bear it within and not showing a reaction. Inside, they feel sad after teh annoyance.
Kali-bic
The leading remedy for psoriasis
Kali-brom
Excessive religiousity. Feeling of moral deficiency. Religous depression. Delusion he has committed a crime.
Kali-brom
They have the delusion they have been selected for divine vengeance.
Kali-brom
Involuntary weeping. Sighing. Wringing of hands. Restlessness of hands. Must do something!! Helpless, insecure. Suspicion
Kali-brom
Very supportive of family, extremely duty conscious, helpful, busy. Anxious - as if somebody from their family will pounce on them - feel guilty of a crime. Watch constantly. Sankaran
Kali-brom
Mod: Warm-blooded. Obese
<night, 2AM, right side
>mental or physical occupation
Right sided
Kali-brom