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Organ/Dx Affinity
* Polychrest
* GI
* IBS, IBD, Intestinal Dysbiosis, Dyspepsia.
* Respiratory
* Pnuemonia, Asthma, COPD
* GU: Calculi, Cystitis, Urethritis, Nephritis/osis, Sexual Dysfunction
* Nervous
* Neuritis
* Psychological
* Dysthymia, Anxiety Disorder
Lycopodium clavatum-Club Moss
* GI
* Lower abdominal flatulence; better passing.
* Worse after eating small amounts
* Rumbling (Borborygmus)
* Constipation
* When travelling
* Hard stool followed by soft.
Lycopodium clavatum-Club Moss
* Respiratory
* Takes cold easily
* Flapping of the alea nasi during pnuemonia
Lycopodium clavatum-Club Moss
* GU
* Premature ejaculation
* Impotence with strong desire
* Red sand in urine
Lycopodium clavatum-Club Moss
Generals
* Appetite: Easy satiety, or ravenous after eating a little.
* Right to Left
* Chilly; but can be worse in heat.
* Averse cold drinks
Lycopodium clavatum-Club Moss
* Worse 4-8PM; second wind after 8PM
§ Late afternoon slump
* Agg. from oysters.
§ Not common
* Intolerant to tight clothing and touch on abdomen.
* Worse lying on the Right side
Lycopodium clavatum-Club Moss
* Lack of confidence sometimes with false bravado. Anxiety anticipating and engagement.
§ Performance anxiety
§ Sexual anxiety
Lycopodium clavatum-Club Moss
* Domineering/ Haughty
§ Dictatorial to ppl beneath them.
Lycopodium clavatum-Club Moss
* Mistakes with words/ letters with writing or speaking.
§ Dyslexia
Lycopodium clavatum-Club Moss
* Concentration difficult.
Lycopodium clavatum-Club Moss
* Desire for company, in the house.
§ Aversion to being alone.
§ But they don't want you to be there bothering them.
§ Wants you in the house, but in a different room.
§ Helplessness, often needs support.
Lycopodium clavatum-Club Moss
* Aversion to her children
§ Sepia is indifferent to children.
Lycopodium clavatum-Club Moss
* Ailments from fright
* Frightened easily
Lycopodium clavatum-Club Moss
* Intolerant of contradiction
Lycopodium clavatum-Club Moss
* Oversensitive to pain
Lycopodium clavatum-Club Moss
* Musculo-Skeletal System
* Caries, Scoliosis, Exostoses, Developmental delay, Tardy dentition, Malformation, Frequent strains
* Popular pediatric remedy
* Immune system:
* Frequent infections
* TB, Pneumonia, Bronchitis,Vaginitis, OM
* Autoimmune Disease
* RA, Lupus, MS, Thyroiditis
* Cardiovascular
* CHD, Anemia
Calcarea Carbonica-Calcium carbonate (Calcarea osteareum)
* Obesity
§ Not a food-mischoice obesity
§ Morbid obesity: BMI 30-40
* Tumors
* Polyps, Warts, Uterine fibroids, Cancer
* Psychological
* Anxiety Disorder
* Adjustment Reaction
* Depression and Dysthymia
Calcarea Carbonica-Calcium carbonate (Calcarea osteareum)
* Muscular Skeletal System
* Cold Damp Feet
□ Feet sweat in the cold
* Soft Cold Moist Hands
Calcarea Carbonica-Calcium carbonate (Calcarea osteareum)
* Large headed babies
* CV
* SOB and weakness from slight exertion especially ascending a slope or stairs.
Calcarea Carbonica-Calcium carbonate (Calcarea osteareum)
* Perspiration
* Profuse head sweat in bed at night
* Sour perspiration
* Foot Sweat
Calcarea Carbonica-Calcium carbonate (Calcarea osteareum)
* Food cravings
* Eggs (boiled), Sweets/Sugar, Indigestible things
Calcarea Carbonica-Calcium carbonate (Calcarea osteareum)
* Cold
* Very cold
* Takes cold easily from change of weather
□ This means coming down w/a cold.
* Sensitive to drafts, and cold damp weather
* Children m/b warm
* Chronic case-must be cold intolerant
Calcarea Carbonica-Calcium carbonate (Calcarea osteareum)
* Constipation ameliorates
Calcarea Carbonica-Calcium carbonate (Calcarea osteareum)
* Worse
* Slight exertion
* Mental and Physical
* Cold
* Ascending
□ Going upstairs, etc.
* Wet weather
Calcarea Carbonica-Calcium carbonate (Calcarea osteareum)
* Fears
* of insanity
* Of being observed
* High places (Vertigo/ Faintness)
* Something will happen: Misfortune
* Mice
* Insects
* Contagious disease
* The dark
* Ghosts
* From cruel stories
□ Cannot watch the news.
* At twilight (Phos)
Calcarea Carbonica-Calcium carbonate (Calcarea osteareum)
* Sees visions on closing eyes
* Mice, fire, murder, rats
Calcarea Carbonica-Calcium carbonate (Calcarea osteareum)
* Religious questioning in children
Calcarea Carbonica-Calcium carbonate (Calcarea osteareum)
* Weeping
Calcarea Carbonica-Calcium carbonate (Calcarea osteareum)
* Methodical
Calcarea Carbonica-Calcium carbonate (Calcarea osteareum)
fears: mice, insects
Calcarea Carbonica-Calcium carbonate (Calcarea osteareum)
* Dreams and fear of robbers
Natrum muriaticum (Sodium Chloride)
Sympathetic
love of animals
Natrum muriaticum (Sodium Chloride)
* Pediatric
* Delayed development
* Slow to walk, talk.
* Psychological
* Depression
* Bipolar Affective Disorder
* Dysthymia
* Adjustment Disorder
* Polychrest
* Allergies/ Hay Fever
* Autoimmune Dx
* Graves Dx, Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, M.S.
* Infection
* Early URI
* Herpes simplex
Natrum muriaticum (Sodium Chloride)
* URI
* Colds beginning with sneezing
Natrum muriaticum (Sodium Chloride)
* H/A
* Like small hammers
* Comes and goes with the sun
* 10 AM
Natrum muriaticum (Sodium Chloride)
* Dermatologic
* Greasy face
* Eruptions margin of hair
* Urticaria from heat of exercise
* Crack in middle of lower lip
* Herpes s. lower lip.
Natrum muriaticum (Sodium Chloride)
* Developmental
* Ankles turn easily
* Frequent sprains
Natrum muriaticum (Sodium Chloride)
III.
* Sun
* Intolerant of direct sun
* Can be chilly
Natrum muriaticum (Sodium Chloride)
* Worse seashore/ Sea air
Natrum muriaticum (Sodium Chloride)
* Emaciation of neck
Natrum muriaticum (Sodium Chloride)
* Foods:
* Craves salt, bitter things, soup,
* Aversion to fat
* Thirsty
Natrum muriaticum (Sodium Chloride)
* Dwells on past disagreeable occurrences
Natrum muriaticum (Sodium Chloride)
* Aversion to company and consolation
* Weeps when alone
* Laughing alternating with weeping
Natrum muriaticum (Sodium Chloride)
* Easily offended with anger, rage, and thoughts of revenge
Natrum muriaticum (Sodium Chloride)
* History of grief, mortification, or disappointed love
Natrum muriaticum (Sodium Chloride)
* Indignation
* Suppressed anger
* Throws things at people who offend
* Offended easily
* Trembling after quarrels
Staphysagria (Delphinium staphysagria)
* Tormenting sexual thoughts with tendency toward masturbation
* Ailments from disappointed love
* Shyness toward romantic interests
Staphysagria (Delphinium staphysagria)
* Worse from sexual excess and masturbation
Staphysagria (Delphinium staphysagria)
* Craving for tobacco
Staphysagria (Delphinium staphysagria)
* Better warmth and rest
* Sleeplessness at night with much sleepiness and yawning during the day.
Staphysagria (Delphinium staphysagria)
* Wounds
* Pain, as from sharp instruments
Staphysagria (Delphinium staphysagria)
* Eczema
* Yellow acrid discharge from under crusts
* Itching changes location on scratching
Staphysagria (Delphinium staphysagria)
* Dental
* Teeth turn black and crumble on eruption
* Pain from extraction or surgery
Staphysagria (Delphinium staphysagria)
* GU
* Burning and smarting in urethra when NOT urinating. (Also during)
* Dyspnea and prostration after coition
* Seminal emission followed by prostration
* Honeymoon cystitis
* Sensation of drop of urine continuously rolling along urethra
Staphysagria (Delphinium staphysagria)
* GU
* Cystitis
* Honeymoon
* Prostatitis: Acute and Chronic
* BPH
* Cystocele
Staphysagria (Delphinium staphysagria)
* Dental
* Early carries
* Tooth Pain
Staphysagria (Delphinium staphysagria)
* Dermatology
* Warts
* Codylomata
* Eczema
Staphysagria (Delphinium staphysagria)
* Opthalmic
* Recurrent Styes
Staphysagria (Delphinium staphysagria)
* Psychological
* Depression
* Dysthymia
* Dependant Personality Disorder
* Behavior Disorder: Children
Staphysagria (Delphinium staphysagria)
* Wounds: Sharp objects
Staphysagria (Delphinium staphysagria)
* Neuralgia
* Trigeminal
* Sciatica
* Abdominal
Colocynthis (Cucumis colocynthis, Citrullus colocynthis) Bitter cucumber
* GI
* Colic
* Gastroenteritis
* IBS
Colocynthis (Cucumis colocynthis, Citrullus colocynthis) Bitter cucumber
* GYN
* Ovarian Tumors
* Dysmenorrhea
Colocynthis (Cucumis colocynthis, Citrullus colocynthis) Bitter cucumber
* Ailments after anger and indignation
Colocynthis (Cucumis colocynthis, Citrullus colocynthis) Bitter cucumber
* Worse
* Anger
* Lying on painless side
Colocynthis (Cucumis colocynthis, Citrullus colocynthis) Bitter cucumber
* Abdominal Pain
* Severe
* Cramping
* Griping
* Tearing
* Like millstones grinding in the abdomen
Colocynthis (Cucumis colocynthis, Citrullus colocynthis) Bitter cucumber
* Neuralgic
* Cutting
* Pinching
* Gnawing
* Boring
Colocynthis (Cucumis colocynthis, Citrullus colocynthis) Bitter cucumber
* Indignation
* Anger
Colocynthis (Cucumis colocynthis, Citrullus colocynthis) Bitter cucumber
* Screams with pain
Colocynthis (Cucumis colocynthis, Citrullus colocynthis) Bitter cucumber
* Impatient
Colocynthis (Cucumis colocynthis, Citrullus colocynthis) Bitter cucumber
* Wants to be alone
* Even friends irritate
Colocynthis (Cucumis colocynthis, Citrullus colocynthis) Bitter cucumber
* Easily offended
Colocynthis (Cucumis colocynthis, Citrullus colocynthis) Bitter cucumber
* Better
* Doubling up
* Hard pressure
* Warmth
* Lying on painful side
Colocynthis (Cucumis colocynthis, Citrullus colocynthis) Bitter cucumber
* Better

* Warmth
* Lying on painful side
Colocynthis (Cucumis colocynthis, Citrullus colocynthis) Bitter cucumber
worse-lying on painless side
Colocynthis (Cucumis colocynthis, Citrullus colocynthis) Bitter cucumber
○ Polychrest
○ Cardiovascular very important CV remedy
§ CHD, Arrhythmia, *Hypertension*
○ Hemorrhagic
§ Stroke, ITP,DIC
Lachesis Bushmaster Snake
○ Respiratory
§ *Asthma*, COPD
○ *Psychological*
§ Depression, Paranoid Disorders, Histrionic personality disorder (e.g. really dramatic; think of m.)
Lachesis Bushmaster Snake
○ Neurological
§ Migraine, Meningo-Encephalitis,
○ *GYN*
§ Menopause, Dysmenorrhea, Sexual addiction, Puberty (along with pulsatilla), Ovarian Cyst
Most important menopause remedies:
○ Infection
§ Septicemia, Abscess, pharygio-tonsilitis
Lachesis Bushmaster Snake
○ Cardiovascular
§ Palpitation with fainting
§ Palpitation lying on L. side
Lachesis Bushmaster Snake
○ Respiratory
§ Apnea on falling asleep; can also use it to tx apnea later in sleep cycle
Note: if see unexplained HTN or other CV problems with sleepiness during the day, consider apnea. Ddx with a sleep study.
□ Suffocation from slight obstruction of airway
□ Dry, suffocative cough, after sleep
□ Cough from touching throat
Lachesis Bushmaster Snake
○ GYN
§ L. ovarian cysts
§ Uterine pains ascend to chest *peculiar*
§ Pains/ Sx improved from menstrual flow
is improved by all discharges
□ Menses: dark and scanty
□ Sensitive nipples: sensitivity to light touch
Lachesis Bushmaster Snake
○ Infectious
§ Cyanotic lesions


□ Sensitive to touch and heat
□ L. sided
Lachesis Bushmaster Snake
○ Left to Right
○ Rapid onset of acute disease with great prostration
○ Hot or Chilly but worse from heat
○ Desires: Alcohol, oysters, coffee, dry food (crunchy dry things like crackers, croutons).
○ Can’t tolerate tight clothing esp. on neck
Lachesis Bushmaster Snake
○ Worse:
§ Touch or pressure
Frequently seen sx; reliable
□ Constriction (because don’t like light touch)
□ Heat**
□ Before Menses
□ During OR from Long sleep
e.g. pt is worse if she sleeps too long
Lachesis Bushmaster Snake
○ Better
§ Discharges
§ Cold drinks and applications
Generally better cold, worse heat
□ Swallowing Solids
Lachesis Bushmaster Snake
○ Loquacity *very strong and reliable*
Often disjointed. May be rambling, or, in the case of a bipolar pt, may be “pressure speech”
Lachesis Bushmaster Snake
○ Suspiciousness
Most typical form is jealousy
○ Jealousy
§ As irresistible as it is foolish
○ Haughty
○ Lascivious
This is a remedy in sexual addiction disorders, histrionic personality disorders
Lachesis Bushmaster Snake
○ Activity of Mind
Can be similar to what you feel when drinking coffee
Think of the talkative drunk. Rubric Mind -- theorizing
○ Clairvoyant
○ Delusion under superhuman control
○ Fear of being poisoned; Refuses medicine
Lachesis Bushmaster Snake
○ Anxiety and sadness on waking
Lachesis Bushmaster Snake
○ Hopeless, Discouraged, Desires Death
○ Envy
Envy is “I want what you have (things), and I hate you for it.”
Jealousy takes 3 people and envy takes 2.
○ Fear/ Dreams of snakes
§ Suffocation
Lachesis Bushmaster Snake
○ Despair of social position
○ Fear of misfortune
Veratrum album (White Hellabore)
○ Tears things into small pieces

○ Great restlessness
Veratrum album (White Hellabore)
○ Violent mania alternates with silence and refusal to talk
Veratrum album (White Hellabore)
○ Lascivious/ Lewdness
§ Sexual mania
Veratrum album (White Hellabore)
○ Haughty ○ Loquacity
○ Delusions of grandeur
§ Religious mania -
Veratrum album (White Hellabore)
○ Violent thirst for large quantities of very cold water or ice
○ Desire for sour foods
○ Extreme coldness
Veratrum album (White Hellabore)
○ Shock
§ Collapse with extreme coldness
§ Cold perspiration on forehead
§ Craving for ice cold and sour drinks
Veratrum album (White Hellabore)
§ Profuse diarrhea
§ Rice water stools
Think of cholera
□ Cutting colic in abdomen with
□ Sense of retraction of abdomen when vomiting
Vomiting at same time as diarrhea in the exact same moment
Veratrum album (White Hellabore)
○ Psychiatric
□ Narcissistic Personality Disorder
□ Paranoid Personality Disorder
□ Schizophrenia
□ Bipolar Disorder
□ ADHD/ ADD
□ Nymphomania/ Satyriasis
Veratrum album (White Hellabore)
○ Gyn
§ Dysmenorrhea
§ Metrorrhagia
○ Convulsive disorders
Veratrum album (White Hellabore)
○ Shock
§ Post operative
§ Heat
Veratrum album (White Hellabore)
○ *GI*
§ Gastroenteritis: one of most common gastroenteritis remedies
§ IBD
§ Peritonitis.
§ Intessusception
Veratrum album (White Hellabore)
○ Respiratory
§ Pnuemonia
§ Bronchitis
§ Asthma
Veratrum album (White Hellabore)
○ Rudeness
○ Deceitful
Veratrum album (White Hellabore)
Paranoia
Veratrum album (White Hellabore)
* Anemia
Remedy is loss of blood and other body fluids
* Cachexia
e.g. in hospice cases
* Chronic fatigue syndrome
* Infectious
§ Intermittent febrile disease
§ Malaria
§ Influenza
§ Hepatitis
§ Acute and chronic
Cinchona officinalis (China-Peruvian bark)
* Neurologic
§ Headache*
§ Neuralgia
§ Insomnia
§ Convulsive disorders
* Chronic nephritis
Cinchona officinalis (China-Peruvian bark)
* GI*****
§ Gastroenteritis
§ Colic
§ IBS
Organ/Dx Affinity
* Respiratory
§ Asthma
§ Chronic bronchitis
Cinchona officinalis (China-Peruvian bark)
§ Pains better from hard pressure but worse from light touch**

□ Capricious appetite

□ Flatulent distended colic not relieved by passing gas or eructations
painless diarrhea
Cinchona officinalis (China-Peruvian bark)
* Infectious
§ Drenching sweats
§ At night
§ From slight exertion
Cinchona officinalis (China-Peruvian bark)
* Neurologic
§ Restlessness of affected part
§ Head pain
§ Bursting
§ In waves
§ Worse
□ Combing hair
□ Draft
Cinchona officinalis (China-Peruvian bark)
* Weakness
very weak – postinfluenza, postpneumonia
* Oversensitiveness of all nerves
Cinchona officinalis (China-Peruvian bark)
* Ailments from loss of “vital fluids”****
§ Blood
§ Sweat
§ Diarrhea
So, may be a first aid remedy in gastroenteritis
□ Vomiting
□ Semen
□ Pus
* Periodicity
Cinchona officinalis (China-Peruvian bark)
* Thirst
§ Before chill * § During sweat
Cinchona officinalis (China-Peruvian bark)
* Oversensitive to
□ Light
□ Noise
□ Odor
□ Pain
Cinchona officinalis (China-Peruvian bark)
* Worse
The oversensitivity
□ Light touch
□ Jar
□ Noise
□ Draft
□ Cold
Cinchona officinalis (China-Peruvian bark)
* Better
§ Hard pressure
§ Bending double
§ Warmth
Sensations
Cinchona officinalis (China-Peruvian bark)
* Indolent a picture of weakness
§ Apathetic
§ Taciturn
§ Despondent
* Makes many plans, theorizing
§ About great things
§ At night
* Paranoid
§ More precisely (rubric): He is unhappy and others perscuting him
Cinchona officinalis (China-Peruvian bark)
* Ill humor
§ Dicontented
§ Contemptuous
§ Dwells on past disagreeable events
□ Disposition to hurt others feelings
* Anxiety
§ On waking
§ About trifles
Cinchona officinalis (China-Peruvian bark)
* Fear
§ Dogs*
§ Animals
§ Desires suicide but afraid to do it :
* Makes Mistakes
§ Writing
§ Speaking
§ Reverses words
Cinchona officinalis (China-Peruvian bark)
Calc carb
Muscolu-skeletal/immune/CV/tumor/psych weakness (bones/muscles/CV) sour eructitions kids w/issues of physical development obesity (despite healthy lifestyle) sweaty from cold (or vice versa) bed sweat cold, sweaty hands/feet large-headed baby egg craving <cold/damp/ascending stairs >constipation very afraid (of being seen as demented) fear of cruel stories
Lycopodium
GI/resp/GU/psych lower GI flatulence(>from passing) borborygmus <eating small amounts catches cold easily flapping alea nasi premature ejac./ impotence w/strong desire canine hunger averse to cold drinks <late afternoon/oysters/tight clothing, touch on abdomen false bravado/insecure >company in house averse to her children/ailments from fright/easily frightened
Nat mur
Allergy/hay fever/auto-immune (MS)/infection/adrenals/NS/pediatric/psych URI/HA/Dermatologic/developmental INTOLERANT OF SUN craves salt <sea air can’t let go of past disagreeable experience (wallows) history of GRIEF (ailments started w/) averse to consolation sympathetic/loves animals/sensitive to music melancholy (hypochondriasis) important remedy for depression/dysthymia
Staphysagria
GU/dental/wounds/dermatologic/opthalmic/psyche burning while not urinating/prostrate after coition/honeymoon cystitis/drop of urine rolling in urethra crumbling, black teeth codependent personality disorder surgical wounds <sexual excess/masturbation craves tobacco ailments from indignation/suppressed anger/ disappointed love (cystitis) trembling after quarrels tormented by sexual thoughts
Lachesis
HTN/palpitation Resp- apnea/suffocation GYN- dark, scanty menses/>menstrual flow cyanotic lesions <left side/touch/heat (even if cold)/ constriction/from (long) sleep >cold drinks/discharges/swallow solids rapid onset left to right can’t tolerate tight clothing around neck craves oysters/alcohol/ dry food loquacious/suspicious/jealous (foolishly)/ anxious/fear of being poisoned, snakes/delusional (possessed)
Veratrum album
Shock- cold sweat on forehead GI- rice water/diarrhea, vomit (simultaneous) Psych- personality disorders
Extremely cold, yet desires ice and ice water craves sour foods psychotic/haughty/manically loquacious (non-sense)/paranoid/delusions of grandeur/violent/lascivious/tears things into small pieces/upset over low social status
China (cinchona officianalis)
Anemia/cachexia/infectious/NS/GI CFS/hepatitis/surgery capricious appetite (doesn’t know what he wants, refuses food offered) GI pains >hard touch/<light touch/ not>flatus head pain- bursting/in waves hypersensitive to light/noise/etc. indolent (apathetic/taciturn/despondent) theorizing/making great plans (esp. in bed, before falling asleep) paranoid/ill-humored (contemptuous, will hurt others’ feelings)/dyslexic
Colocynthis
GI/neuralgia/gyn trigeminal/sciatica ailments from indignation (anger/moral outrage) abdominal cramping neuralgic pain (cutting/pinching/gnawing) <anger (their own or others’) >hard pressure/ doubling up indignant/impatient/easily offended/wants to be alone indignant at seeing others mistreated