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* Bearing down sensation: As if parts would fall out
* Must cross legs or press on vulva to hold organs in.
* Milky, fetid, acrid leucorrhoea
□ Vaginitis
* Tendency to miscarriage in 5-7th month
Sepia - Cuttlefish ink
* Sensation of ball in rectum
□ Chronic prostatitis
* Lumbago
* Weak feeling low back
* Better hard pressure and vigorous exertion
□ Wants hard lumbar support
¨ Nat mur too
□ Puts fist in back
Sepia - Cuttlefish ink
* Nausea first thing in morning or from smell of food
* Empty, gone feeling
* Better for a little while from eating
* Have to eat the crackers all the time for morning sickness
* Stomach-nausea-food-smell of
¨ Colchicum-
* Stomach-nausea-pregnancy-during
* Low sex drive during pregnancy & aversion to smell of husband
* Sensation of weight or ball in rectum
Sepia - Cuttlefish ink
* Non intersecting Ringworm
□ Also TB
□ Intersecting rings-telurium
* Yellow brown saddle across face
* Rheumatology
* Lupus erythematosus
* Especially discoid lupus
Sepia - Cuttlefish ink
* Apathetic, indifferent, introverted
* Bearing down sensation: As if parts would fall out
* Must cross legs or press on vulva to hold organs in.
* Milky, fetid, acrid leucorrhoea
Nausea first thing in morning or from smell of food
Sepia - Cuttlefish ink
* Left side
* Sensitive to odors
* Nausea
* Pains and symptoms move up
* Foods
* Desires
* Vinegar
* Acids
* Pickles
* Very common ssx in chronic case
* Aversion
* Meat
* Milk
* Not as important as the desires
Sepia - Cuttlefish ink
* Worse
* Cold
* Coition
* Early afternoon
□ Lycopodium is late afternoon
* Consolation
□ Like nat mur
Sepia - Cuttlefish ink
* Better
* Exercise
* Dancing
□ Mind-dancing
□ General-dancing-ameliorates
* Occupation
□ Mind-occupation-ameliorates
* Thunderstorms
□ Mind-cheerful-thunders & lightening
* Excitement
Sepia - Cuttlefish ink
V. Sensations
* Like a ball
* Bearing down
Sepia - Cuttlefish ink
* Desires
* Vinegar
* Acids
* Pickles
worse w/cold
better w/exercise
Sepia - Cuttlefish ink
* Indifferent to loved ones
* Weeps telling of her symptoms
* Discontented and displeased with everything.
* Discouraged.
* Shrieking unless she held on to something.
* Offended easily.
* Intolerant of contradiction
* Sensitive to music
§ It moves them emotionally.
§ Or cannot have music on unless he is listening to it.
□ Nat mur too
Ssx are usually hormonally related.
Sepia - Cuttlefish ink
* Hemiopia
* Can only see the lower half of objects.
* Orchitis
* As if a knife is through testes
* R. sided
* Cardiac
* As if heart stopped beating and then followed by a hard thump
* As if heart were turning around
* Vascular
* Orgasm of blood as if boiling in the veins
Aurum metallicum - Gold
* Pins wander from joint to joint and finally end in angina pectoris
* Oversensitive to all pains
* Caries with fetid discharges
Aurum metallicum - Gold
* Worse from
* At night
* Cold and cold weather
* Morning
* Better
* Cold bathing
* Evening
Aurum metallicum - Gold
VI. M/E
* Great irritability
* Suicidal depression
* From pain
* Relief from thinking of death
* With violence
* From a height
* By shooting or stabbing
* Self reproach
* MIND - AILMENTS FROM
Aurum metallicum - Gold
* Painless non-debilitating diarrhea
* Diarrhea after fright
* White stool
* Sleepy during day: sleepless at night
* Discouraged walking in the open air
Phosphoric acid
* MIND - AILMENTS FROM - sexual excesses

* Fatigue
* Great weakness
* First emotional, then mental, then physical
* Foods
* Desire for juicy things
Phosphoric acid
* Worse
* Cold draft
* Loss of fluids
* Better
* Warmth
* Warm food
* Short sleep
Phosphoric acid
V. Sensations
* Pains as if bone were scraped
Phosphoric acid
VI. M/E
* Indifference
* Homesickness
* Listless
* Slow answering
* Mental slowness
* Mistakes with memory
Phosphoric acid
* Pediatric
* Open fontenelles stay open longer than nml
* Late learning to walk or talk like nat mur and calc carb
* Weak neck muscles
* Hard to hold neck up
* Child refuses mother’s milk think silica and
Calcarea phos.
Calcium phosphate
* GI
* Colic from cold foods or drinks
* H/A of schoolgirls
* With diarrhea
* Growing pains this is a useful sx – usu felt in legs bc growing too fast – long thin kids vs short and stout typc
Calcarea phos.
Calcium phosphate
* Chilly
* Genupectoral sleeping position cina and medorinum
* Appetite
* Capriscious
* Craving
* Salty
* Smoked meats
* Indigestible like calc carb
Calcarea phos.
Calcium phosphate
* Ailments from
* Overstudy
* Grief
* Disappointed love like ignatia
* Bad news also have fear of bad news
Calcarea phos.
Calcium phosphate
* Worse
* Damp cold weather just like calc carb
* Snow air aft if has snowed and is now starting to melt (evap)
* Mental exertion
* Loss of fluids
* Drafts
* Lifting
* Better
* Warm dry weather
* Rest
Calcarea phos.
Calcium phosphate
* Discontented mind – discontented (nothing satisfies, no happy c anything, something is always wrong – constantly critical of every little thing
* Peevish irritability
* Desire to travel have a desitre to go somewhere else to get out of the sitch – this is the DIFFERENCE – sets this rem apart from ignatia esp
These above 2 are identical to tuberculinum
* Sighing like ignatia
* Mental slowness
* Fear to hear bad news
Calcarea phos.
Calcium phosphate
derm-eczema
* Dermatology
* Eruptions ooze a yellow sticky exudate
* Dries like honey
* Eruptions bends of joints
* Dry cracked skin

obesity
migraine h/a
otitis
chilly
constipation
worse w/cold & warmth of bed
weeping from music
Graphites-Graphite-Pencil lead-Carbon
* Dermatology
* Eruptions ooze a yellow sticky exudates NPLEX
* Dries like honey NPLEX
* Eruptions bends of joints
* Dry cracked skin
* Every injury suppurates (dc of pus or other pathologic fluid)
* Brittle, crumbling nails extremities – nails - distorted
Graphites-Graphite-Pencil lead-Carbon
* Late menses conc. with constipation
* Leucorrhea
* Thin, white, pale, profuse, excoriating
* Conc. with back weakness
Graphites-Graphite-Pencil lead-Carbon
* Constipation
* Without urge like calc carb
* Large stool – sometimes kids will cry bc stool is so big
* Covered with white mucus stool looks like oversized pearl necklace
* Abdomen distended from flatus
Graphites-Graphite-Pencil lead-Carbon
* Obese
* Flabby
* Chilly
* But also worse if overheateda lot like calc carb (no head sweat no ____________)
* Constipated
Graphites
Graphite
Pencil lead
Carbon
* Aversion to
* Meat
* Sweets ignatia – sometimes helps to find rem in kids
* Cooked food
* Fish
* Salt nat mur
Graphites
Graphite
Pencil lead
Carbon
* Worse
* Cold
* Drafts
* Warmth of bed (this more for the itchiness specifically)

* Better
* Walking in the open air
Graphites
Graphite
Pencil lead
Carbon
* Timid and easily frightened
* Weeping without cause
* Weeping amel.
* Weeping from music
* Weeping alternating with (#) irritability
* Discontented, dissatisfied with everything
* Indolent LAZY, adverse to work
* Irresolution can't make up mind
M/E
* Despair over trifles
Graphites
Graphite
Pencil lead
Carbon
* Oncology
* Hard tumors
* Indurated glands
* GU
* Seminal emission from
* Presence of a woman
* Stool
Conium maculatum
Poison Hemlock
* Impotence with increased desire graphites was s desire
* Urine stops and starts
* With dribbling
* With cutting and burning
* Breasts
* Enlarged and painful
* Before and during menses
* Hard and swollen
* Worse any jar: Holds breast on walking
Conium maculatum
Poison Hemlock
* Neurologic
* Painless paralysis
* Ascending paralysis
* Progressive debility
* Trembling weakness another geriatric ssx
Conium maculatum
Poison Hemlock
* Vertigo
* Worse
* Turning head calcera also
* Moving eyes
* Conversation
* Rising from bed
* Perspiration
* On first lying down and closing eyes
* Copious at night
Conium maculatum
Poison Hemlock
* Premature old age
* Gradual senile decay
* Hard indurations after injury
* Worse
* Alcohol
* Looking at moving objects
* Q 2 weeks
* Better
* After coition
Conium maculatum
Poison Hemlock
* Fear to be alone but averse to company
* Timid
* Apathetic
* Weak Memory
* Sadness from loss
* From celibacy
* Aversion to business
* Excitement alternating with sadness
Conium maculatum
Poison Hemlock
prostate, breast cancers
BPH
MS, ALS-ascending paralysis
vertigo
Conium maculatum
Poison Hemlock
a. Affinity for glands
b. Slow onset
c. Induration of mind/body
d. "bruised by blows"
e. Glandular enlargement
* Oncology
* Hard tumors
* Indurated glands
hard induration after injury
<light
pain >feet on chair
Conium maculatum
Poison Hemlock
Sz d/o
spasmodic d/o
asthma
pertusis
epilepsy
cough better drinking cold water
Cuprum metallicum
Metallic Copper
* Epilepsy
* Eyes roll up into head
* Seizure proceeds centrifugally
* Piercing cries at onset might want to think of apis
* Cyanosis spasm effects resp musc
* Child lies on abdomen and jerks buttocks up
* Postictal
* As if patient were dead or in a reverie
Cuprum metallicum
Metallic Copper
* GI
* Drinks descend with gurgling sound
* Respiratory
* Cough better drinking cold water
* Loud rattling in chest
Cuprum metallicum
Metallic Copper
* Icy coldness
* Epilepsy
* Suppressed eruptions
* Head injury
* In teething children
* Hypersensitive patients
Generals
* Ailments from
* Anger
* Fright
* Suppressed eruptions
Cuprum metallicum
Metallic Copper
* Worse
* Hot weather
* Touch

* Better
* Cold drinks
Sensations
M/E
* Delirium
* Mania
* Desire to bite or tear
* Bite people or spit at them
* Fear of fire
* Fear of being pursued by
* Police
* Enemies
A kind of paranoia
Might want to think abt this in bipolar pts
Cuprum metallicum
Metallic Copper
* H/A
* Sunstroke
* Temporal arteritis
* Meningitis
* Cardiac palpitations
* Menopause
Glonoinum-Nitroglycerine
* Headache
* Blood rushes to head
* Throbbing pain
* Like hammers
* In temporal arteries
* Head feels large
* Pain like waves
* Worse
* Any motion,
* Heat, Sun
* Lying with head low
Glonoinum-Nitroglycerine
* Headache
* Blood rushes to head
* Throbbing pain pounding horrible HA – 1st ? to ask are you taking nitro
* Like hammers this is a very intense HA (somewhat sim to nat m)
* In temporal arteries
* Head feels large
* Pain like waves


* Worse
* Any motion,
* Heat, Sun
* Lying with head low
* Better
* Pressure
* Open air
* Elevating head
* Cold
Glonoinum-Nitroglycerine
* Cardiac
* Rush of blood to heart
* Violent palpitations
* Throbbing carotids
* Increased blood pressure
Glonoinum-Nitroglycerine
* Worse
* Heat, Sun, Jar, Alcohol, Cutting hair
* Better
* Open air
* Elevating head
* Cold
* Applications
Glonoinum-Nitroglycerine
Sensations
* Pulsations
* Pulsating pains
* Wave like pain
Glonoinum-Nitroglycerine
* Looses her way in well known streets NPLEX (early dementia)
* Does not recognize her relatives
* As if in a dream
* Confusion on waking
* Time passes slowly
Glonoinum-Nitroglycerine
NEUROLOGIC
*
* Paralysis after exposure to cold dry wind
* Respiratory
Gradually progressing paralysis
IV. Modalities
* Worse
* Cold dry air; wind and drafts
So, pt is better in damp weather, which is odd.
* Better
* Cold drinks
* Damp weather
* Rawness
* Burning
e.g. laryngitis has rawness in the throat
VI. M/E
* Sympathetic
Causticum
Hahnemann’s tincture acris sine Kali
* Neurologic
* Paralysis after exposure to cold dry wind
Recall bells palsy as wind cold
* Paralysis of single parts
* Rheumatic
* Contraction of flexor tendons
* Objective or subjective
Recall LL case
* Crippled finger nails
* L. sided sciatica with numbness
Gnapthalium is also a useful sciatica with numbness remedy. Another remedy for pain with numbness is *Chamomile*.
Causticum
Hahnemann’s tincture acris sine Kali
* Urinary
One of most important urinary tract remedies.
Most common remedy for young women with bladder infections: sarsparilla
□ Retention ***
¨ Surgical
¨ Labor
First aid in urinary retention after childbirth. Use instead of routine post-labor catheterization.
Incontinence
Laughing, sneezing, coughingPt could have both retention and stress incontinence
¨
□ Infection after forced retention****
e.g. from labor, school kids who can’t get a bathroom pass
□ Urethral burning after coition
□ Passes urine better sitting

It has nocturnal enuresis in children. If child is very sensitive, afraid to be alone in dark because of ghosts. Consider Phos and _.
Causticum
Hahnemann’s tincture acris sine Kali
* Dermatologic “tips”
* Warts on tip of nose
* Warts on tips of hands
Like witches. Think of a witch stirring a fire with warts on her nose tip and finger tips.
Causticum
Hahnemann’s tincture acris sine Kali
* Respiratory
* If only could cough deeper
_bronchitis: pt feels mucous in lower resp tract. If only they could cough deeper to get it up. Also think of Kali Bic (mucous too sticky to bring up), Ant Tart (mucous rattling and can’t bring it up),

* Cough better cold drinks
Compare Cuprum.
* Aphonia
* In morning
* In singers and public speakers
Also, Phos (worse evening), _ (worse morning)
Larynx – voice – lost -- singers
Gelsemium: aphonia from weakness
Causticum
Hahnemann’s tincture acris sine Kali
* Gradually progressing paralysis
Similar to conium, with produces a upwardly progressive paralysis.
Causticum: progressive paralysis of a single part.
* Right sided
But left-sided sciatica
* After effects of burns

M/E state is too sensitive and sympathetic.
§ MIND - AILMENTS FROM - anticipation
§ MIND - AILMENTS FROM - cares, worries
§ MIND - AILMENTS FROM - death of loved ones - parents or friends; of
§ MIND - AILMENTS FROM - excitement - emotional
Bell’s Palsy from disappointed love
Causticum
Hahnemann’s tincture acris sine Kali