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Very emotional. Feels no one understands them. Closed. Loner. Devotes her life to animals, pets. Fear of dark. Fear to go to sleep - afraid will never wake up!
Aethusa
Young child. Great weakness from violent diarrhea and vomiting. Losing weight. Agg. by heat. Seems that milk makes her vomit.
Aethusa
Fear of going to sleep - afraid they will never wake up.
Aethusa
Mod:
<milk, hot weather, dentition
>walking open air, rest, tight bandaging of head
Aethusa
Woman is usually calm but restless and hurried. Prone to sudden panic attacks - feels a sudden, intense threat when in a crowd, narrow spaces, open places. Anxious. Fear.
Aconite
Great fear of death. Pt has a premonition, convinced they will die at a specific time.
Aconite
When calm, they are restless and hurried. Extroverted, likes company, anxiety of others, and sympathetic. Oversensitive to noise, light, touch. (Sometimes they can be sad, averse to company)
Aconite
Mod
<cold dry weather, cold wind, becoming wet when overheated
<motion, touch, twilight
>discharges (diarrhea, vomit)
Aconite
Acute:
Retention of urine in newborns - from fright.
Aconite
A strong tubercular remedy, anemia, chorea, and twitchings (stop in sleep). Pains are burning, itching and redness of parts.
Agaricus
A dependent, weak-willed young man. Avoids responsibilities (Lyc). Seeks a sheltered, comfortable life. Anxiety about health, esp fear of cancer. Also becomes obsessed with sufferings of people around them.
Agaricus
Sensation:
hot or icy cold needles sticking in.
Agaricus
Pt with alternating moods:
(+)Exciting, cheerful, loquacious, hilarity, crazy fearlessness. Makes verses.
(-)Fearful, sad, indifferent, Temerity. Runs about in most dangerous places.
Agaricus
"Runs about in the most dangerous places."
Agaricus
Dare-devil, crazy fearlessness
Agaricus
First remedy to consider for frostbite
Agaricus
Pt is chilly. Has twitches. Likes salty things.
<cold, before thunderstorms
<morning
<after coition
>evening, after sleep
Agaricus
Sensation:
Urine feels cold on passing
(2R)
Agaricus
Nitric acid
Little girl has a cough. It is paroxymal, convulsive cough ending in a sneeze!
Agaricus
Remedy known for chorea, twitchings, spasms, convulsions. Very chilly.
Agaricus
Nasal discharge, acrid burning which is excoriating at the nose. The eyes tear but bland discharge
Allium cepa
Nose is running profusely. Better cool, open air. But warm room agg. Worse evening. Nose stuffed first on the left, now it stuffed on right side. Violent sneezing. Loves raw onions!
Allium cepa
Neuralgic tearing pain, like a fine thread. (after injuries to nerves, face, amputation)
Allium cepa
Whooping cough. Hoarseness. Pain in larynx on coughing. Have to grasp throat - so painful!
Allium cepa
Mod:
<warm room, closing eyes, when discharge diminishes
>open air, during menses
Allium cepa
Worse when closing eyes!!
Allium cepa
Remedy known for intestinal and rectal disorders. Also affects smooth muscles of veins
Aloe
An man that is irritable, discontented, displeasure, peevish, and way to preoccupied with his disease, particularly regarding stool issues. Fear of blood, doctors, being alone, high places
Aloe
Alternating states. Aggravated peevish during digestion, after eating. Then, easily excited, lots mental activity. Involuntary stool.
Aloe
Mod:
Involuntary stool. Burning. Congestion. Fullness. Dragging
<heat and >cold
Aloe
Patient has spastic, ulcerative colitis. Has pain before stool - extend to different parts. Insecure feeling in anus. Torments him; worried involuntary stool. History of suppressed anger
Aloe
Remedy that affects nervous system - slowing, confusion. Known for confusion and retention.
Alumina
State: Fear of losing control and/or identity. Feels he has to be hard, rigid to keep his identity. Has been suppressed. He is broken. Irresolution. Timidity. Fear.
Alumina
Patient has great dryness, thin, inactive, wants to lie down. Debility from exercise. Hurried internally. Fears his own impulses - sight of knife or gun. Weak memory. Slow in answering questions.
Alumina
Patient tells you he has heaviness in his legs, tingling in upper arms. ALmost a progressive paralysis from lower legs moving upward. Ataxia. Slow onset.
ALumina
Mod/Gen.: DRYNESS
<waking, warm room, 4-8pm, heat, potatoes
>evening, snow, eating, lying down
PERIODICITY, every other day
Alumina
A remedy to consider for neurological disorders: paralysis, ALS, MS (slow onset,lower limbs moving upward)
Alumina
State: lives with an unbearable inner conflict. There are two types in this remedy: 1) cruel, 2) helpless and needy. Contradiction of two wills. Antagonism with self.
Anacardium
Sensation of BLUNT PLUG anywhere.
Anacardium
Sensation of a BAND AROUND ANY PART.
(4R)
Anacardium
Platina
Tuberculinum
Cactus
Patient describes living in a bad situation of abuse. Refuses to admit, tries to prove himself over and over. Irresolution.
Anacardium
The student is very anxious of upcoming exam. Fear of failure. Really pressures himself intensely before exam. Fear. Worried they will have a sudden lose of memory - as if something blocks the memory. Pressing pain from mental exertion.
Anacardium
Patient complains of dyspepsia, nausea. Better with eating but pain soon comes back after eating. Stomach feels empty at 11:00am (Sulph)
Anacardium
Mod:
<mental exertion, emotions, motion, rubbing, long after eating
>eating, during digestion, hot water, motion
Anacardium
Itching eczema which is better with HOT WATER on it - the hottest they can stand
Anacardium
The woman complains of digestion problems. Flatulence, rumbling, distention. Diarrhea from sour foods; she is emotionally soft, sentimental, and easily overwhelmed. Romantic.
Ant-crudum
Every emotion is felt in their solar plexus. Sensitive and closed emotionally. Emotions felt in stomach. GI disturbances
Ant-crudum
Sensitive to TOUCH, BEING LOOKED AT. (4R)
Ant-c
Tarent
Cham
Kali-c
Young women reads romance novels. Loves to eat. Obsese.
Mods: Warm-blooded, agg heat
<heat, cold, sun, cold bath, eve, alcohol, sour wine, menses
>open air
Ant-c
"Milky tongue". Coated with thick, white - like snow
Ant-c
Center of Gravity of Ailments:
Antimonium Crudum is______
Antimonium Tart is _______
Ant-c is STOMACH, GI stuff
Ant-T is respiratory track
The old man was anxious, despair of recovery. Irritable. Didn't want to be alone. Weak and drowsy. End stage of respiratory disease.
Ant-tart
Older woman was weak, drowsy. Worse from warmth, night and lying in bed. Felt better sitting up so she could expectorate. Chest had loud, rattling, full of mucus. Weak pulse.
Ant-tart
First remedy to think of pulmonary conditions with great congestion, catarrh.
Ant-tart
Mod:
<warm room, anger, lying down, cold, damp, chg weather
>expectoration, sit up, motion, open air
Can have white coated tongue
Ant-tart
First remedy to think of when see great swelling, restless, aggravated by heat. Usually the right side.
Apis
The grandmother had passionate, intense emotions. Strong family orientation. Practical and organized. Busy. Drops things! Can be weepy and then irritable.
Compares her home, children to her friend's to see how competitive.
Apis
An awkward, clumsy remedy! Drops things!
Apis
Stinging, burning pains.
<heat, touch, right side
>cold applications
Apis
Patient presents with great swelling around eyes. Inflammed. Burning pain. She feels better with cool cucumbers on the closed eyes.
Apis
Young teenager presents with pharyngitis. Better with cold drinks. But, she is not thirsty.
Apis
The remedy to consider (not only ones): ascites, meningitis, hydrocephalus, heat flushes, acute kidney failure, swelling right cyst, uticaria with swelling and burning pain
Apis
Swelling of right ovary - cysts.
Apis
Significant swelling of ankles. Not from injury.
(2R)
Apis
Medorrhinum
Mod:
<heat, touch, pressure, suppressed emotions
>cold applications, cold, motion, chg position
NO THIRST
Apis
The remedy has "jealousy" expressed by a busy and restlessness. If threatened, can become violent when fearing death or being poisoned. Suspicious. Compares her situation to others.
APis
Pains and symptoms come on suddenly. They are like electric shocks, esp when sleeping, going to sleep
Arg met
The woman seemed to have two states: 1)very talkative and 2) paralytic weakness. Strong intellect, very expressive in speech. Can get hoarse.
Arg met
Feels weak. Worse from talking.
<12:00 noon, morning, using voice, mental strain
>motion, coffee, wrapping up
Arg met
Extroverted young man. Emotional. Can't hide feelings. Imagination. But has many fears: heights, small spaces, bridges, cancer.
Arg nit
Man was very hurried. Anticipation excitement. Feels doesn't have enough time. Anxiety. Impulsive.
Arg nit
He was very superstitious. Very fixed ideas on certain things. Impulsive caused by strange ideas or exaltation of fancies
Arg nit
The singer as sudden hoarseness and loss of voice. Years later, found polyp on vocal cord. Splinter-like pains
Arg nit
Mod: Warm-blooded
<heat, lying right side
>cold applicaiton, cold bath
Neuro complaints, impotency, Periodic weakness
Arg nit
Great crisis managers - troubleshooters. Deals well in sudden danger or crisis.
(feels he will only be accepted if he can perform at crisis)
Arg nit
State: A busy, restless patient. Focused on family. Passionate, intense emotions. Practical. Sexual. Jealousy makes them compare to others. Ailments from grief. Awkward. Fear of birds.
Apis
Mod: Stinging, burning pains
<heat, touch, right side
>cold applications. Thirstless
Usually right sided. Swelling. Warm-blooded
Apis
Sudden, rapid developing complaints. Anaphylacitc shock. Meningitis (brain cry)
Apis
Great swelling of conjunctiva, lids turned inside out.
Swelling around eyes with burning pains
Apis
Sore throat with lots of swelling. Uvula is a bag. Tonsils swollen
Worse Right or R to L sxs.
>cold drinks <hot
THIRSTLESS
Apis
First remedy to consider in acute kidney failure. Retention of urine. Other kidney issues: glomerulonephritis, nephrotic syndrome. Cystitis of burning pain, shrieks from pain
Apis
Swelling of right ovary due to cysts
Apis
Uticaria with swelling, burning pains.
<night
>cold water
Apis
Consider this remedy when pains (sxs) come on suddenly.
Sxs can be convulsions, cramps or electric shock pain
Arg met
Patient presents as sensitive, excitable, extroverted - but very fragile. When fatigue set in, become more isolated. Ailments of mental exertion. Tells you that they feel electric shocks when falling asleep.
Arg met
State: Great polarity between very talkative/extroverted and then paralytic weakness/collapse. Weakness agg talking.
Arg met
Good orator, showy, silver tongue. Strong intellect. Anxiety of performance. Yet, they are reserved, closed and anxious when not performing.
Arg met
Consider this remedy when there are problems with cartilage - inflammation and thickening (osteochondritis, epiphysitis). Remedy is deep. Can be neuralgic pains of cartilages.
Arg met
Both rxs have lots of anxiety.
Generals - body temperature & sidedness:
Argentum Met is ________
Argentum Nit is ________
Arg met is chilly, right
Arg nit is very warm-blooded, left
First remedy to consider in symmetrical eruptions (eg ecchymosis, crops of boils)
Arnica
Biker falls off during race. Says he is fine and attempts to get on the bike. He falls. What remedy?
Arnica
Fear of being raped, using tampons
Arnica
Fear of wind
Arnica
Anxiety and fear of death at night. Restless because of the soreness. Bed feels hard.
Arnica
Mod:
<cold wet, jar, evening, night
>lying head low
Odor: spoiled, rotten eggs
Arnica
Excellent labor remedy - helps bruised sore uterus adn speeds dilation; relieves soreness after delivery
Arnica
Pains around chest and fear of heart disease. <night.
Angina with bruised, sore feeling in chest. Has to hold chest during cough.
Arnica
Hot head but cold body
Arnica
Very restless. Remedy used in hyperactive children with allergies, respiratory ailments. LEFT SIDED.
Arsenicum Iodatum
Hyperactive kid, very restless but is not aggressive. Changeable moods. Irritable. Impatient. Sensitive to noise.
Arsenicum Iodatum
Hyperactive kids presents with hayfever. First, nasal discharge is acrid and watery. Then, it progresses to thick, yellow honey-like.
Arsenicum Iodatum
What remedy is a "warm Arsenicum", LEFT SIDED, restless, tubercular miasm.
Arsenicum Iodatum
State: Hysterical, oversenstive, capricious, nervous and has lots of GI track problems (flatus, distention, eructations)
Asafoetida
A nervous, hysterical patient that has fear of death after eating!! Sensation of an internal plug.
Asafoetida
A deep syphilitic remedy for hysterical, nervous patients. Affections of bone, venous stasis, puffy and purple face if overheated. Reversed peristalysis. LEFT SIDED.
Asafoetida
Sensation of a ball or lump rising from the stomach, with difficult breathing.
Asafoetida
Patient reports having great abdominal distention - but no flatus! Then later - an explosive eructation.
Asafoetida
Hysterical asthma. Nervous palpatations.
<coition, eating

(tends to exaggerate symptoms)
Asafoetida
An extremely oversenstive patient - to a point of hysteria. Overexcite of special senses. Chilly
Asarum
The child refuses to be kissed or hugged by anyone!
Asarum
Delusion that their limbs are floating, as if floating in air.
Asarum
Mod: chilly
<dry, cold weather
>wet weather !! Cold water and cold bathing. Open air
Their hands, knees and feet are always cold. RESTLESS HANDS - FINGERS!!
Asarum
Consider this remedy when patient reports allergic to many foods and chemicals. Oversensitive.
Asarum
Hot head but cold body (2R)
Arnica
Arsenicum album
State: Patient feels great insecurity, loneliness, isolation, not belonging anywhere. Sees world as threatening. Hypchondriacal anxiety.
Ars album
The patient needs company for reassurance and support. But, they can also be demanding and clingy. Critical of others.
Ars album
Mod: Chilly. Has burning pains but feels better with HEAT. Periodicity.
Ars album
These patients get sick but they never develop a fever!
Burning pains. Alternating complaints. Putrid discharges.
Ars album
Mod: chilly, periodicity
<cold, 12-3am, veggies, bad food
>warmth, warm food, heat app, company, cold appl for head only
Ars album
State: Conscientous, duty, moral. High ideals. Better by music. When fails - considers suicide.
Aurum
Ailments from grief, humiliation, business reversal. Self-reproach. Feels worthless.
Aurum
Mod: Warm-blooded
<evening, night, emotions
>cool, open air, warmth, rest
> music, particularly classical or religious
Aurum
Expectoration fies from mouth and nostrils!!
Badiaga
Sneezing after coughing. Cough causes sneezing adn profuse coryza.
Badiaga
Patient reports rheumatic pains
<cold, wet and stormy weather, cold air
>heat, warm room
Badiaga
Remedy known for neuralgia with recurring eye pain.
Intermittent neuralgia agg by moving the eyes!
Forceful expectoration.
Badiaga
Patient was in the bed, sleepy, almost drunk in demeanor, then falls back to sleep. Patient and room smelled septic. Horrible.
Baptisia
Patient has the flu. He complains that the body feels as if it is scattered all over the bed. His tongue is thick and heavy - has a burnt taste.
Baptisia
Bed feels too hard. Sore.
(2R)
Arnica
Baptisia
When I looked at the patient' throat - it was dark red and very inflammed. But, the patient said it didn't hurt!!
Baptisia
Mod:
<humid heat. Fogs. Closed room, swallowing liquids. Gags on solids
>Drinking liquids. Open air. motion.
Baptisia
The child was shy and timid. Delayed development. Slow in learning to talk, walk. Hides behind mom. Just stares.
Baryta carb
The teenage was involved with his video games. Presented as childish and immature when he talked about his Lego video. Hmmmmm....he is 16 yrs old!
Baryta carb
Young man complained of constipation; stool hard. Already signed of premature balding. Also has chronic swollen glands, large tonsils.
Baryta carb
Mod. Chilly
<company, cold, odor, pressure
>warm wraps, walk open air, alone, cold food
Very shy and irresolute
Baryta carb
The little girl always gets sick when she gets chilled, overheated or even washing her hair!!
Belladonna
Normally, the little boy is cheerful, dancing - a delight. But when he gets sick, watch out! Reacts with sudden illness, high fever, burning heat, rages
Belladonna
Greatly craves lemons or lemonade.
Belladonna
State: Feels sudden threat from outside from which he has to escape in order to survive.
Belladonna
Mod: warm-blooded, RIGHT SIDE
<3pm, right side, jar, heat, draf,
>lying on abdomen, pressure, semi erect position, covering head
Belladonna
Skin is dry and hot. Sensitive to the sun.
Belladonna
Dreams of falling; wakes suddenly.(2R)
Belladonna
Thuja
After the acute stage, one remedy for sprains, injuries, bone fractures. Similar to Arnica but BETTER MOTION, better rubbing
Bellis p
Patient presents with great pain after falling on coccyx bone!
Bellis p
The women presents with a breast cancer lump - some time ago she had a blunt injury to that breast area.
Bellis p
The woman just had a baby. Very sore, bruised feeling in pelvic region (uterus). Overexetion of pelvic organs. What remedy to consider?
Bellis p
Long after the injury, the swelling remains. What remedy to consider?
Bellis p
Mod:
<injury, sprains, TOUCH, cold, wet, when hot
>CONTINUED MOTION
Bellis p
Female teenager has facial acne, agg by menses irregulaties. Has pain after eating ice cream.
Bellis p
Remedy known for arthritic affections, urinary disturbances, gout.
Has "radiating" pains
Berberis
Normally, they are optimistic and courageous. Then, she gets her menses, <twilight, gets random, radiating pains. Gets weary. Just hates to be interrupted.
Berberis
Radiating pains from gout, arthritis, kidney colic, cystitis, neuralgia. Pains are sharp, twisting, radiate in uncoordinated fashion.
<left side, motion
Berberis
Cystitis infection. Radiating pain worse before and during urination, motion, when not urinating. Sediment in urine.
Berberis
Man is passing a kidney stone. Terrible, radiating pain - to thigh, bladder and even his testes. Agg motion. Only slightly relieved by standing!!
Berberis
Wandering arthritis pains
(4R)
Berberis
Pulsatilla
Kali-bi
Kali-s
Gout with sudden stitches of pain!
Berberis
Sensation of gurgling, bubbling, boiling
Berberis
They have very dry mucous membranes but very viscid saliva!
Berberis
Fear of downward motion
(elevators, stairs, airplanes, babies put into crib). A form of fear of losign control.
Borax
The baby startles easily from NOISE, even at a distance
Borax
State: Can't control life's ups and downs. They have anxiety, need for stability.
Borax
Cobweb sensation on face
Borax
Painful bladder infections in children. Painful urging at urination. The child shrieks before they urinate - knowing it will hurt!
Borax
Headache pain at 10:00am.
(2R)
Borax
Nat mur
The main remedy for mouth canker sores in children.
Borax
Consider this remedy when any sensitivity to noise with herpetic eruptions, apthous condition, or epilepsy
Borax
In the day, he has a lively disposition, cheerful. But in the evening, when alone, feels he should turn around - someone is behind him!
Bromium
State: Senses a danger of being attacked with the intent of harm (not just robbing him). He compensates by coping and fulfilling wishes of loved ones, friends.
Bromium
A remedy with marked affections of glands (swollen, stoney hard), lymphatics, and respiratory symptoms.
Bromium
Mod: Warm-blooded. Left sided
<warm, chilled while hot, sea bathing, after eating
>nosebleed, seashore, motion
Induration of glands
Bromium
Patient has respiratory complaints that are worse in summer and heat. Better if at seaside. Asthma.
Bromium
Sensation as if air passages full of dust, smoke or fur. Inspiration difficult. Asthma.
Bromium
First remedy to consider for Appendicitis (helps in 75% of cases). But, still an ER emergency.
Bryonia
State: Feeling of loss that has to be made up really fast --> doing business, talks about
Bryonia
Becomes dry, insensitive to emotions of others, irritable, doesn't take risks to increase his wealth; plays it safe.
Bryonia
In acute - slow onset of sxs (Gel); great thirst for large quantities, pains or agg from slightest motion, agg by heat
Bryonia
Mod
<heat, Over-heating, 9pm, cold applications
>rest, pressure on painful side, Cold air, cloudy damp days
Bryonia
Colds, bronchitis, pneumonia, esp right side with slow onset; Worse movement (Ferr), warm rooms (All-c, Ant-c, Puls)
Bryonia
Heavy feeling in stomach, thirsty, irritable, better warm drinks, capricious appetite, vomiting on the slightest motion, after eating or while coughing. Gastritis
Bryonia