Note: Wherever it is found,
"<" denotes aggravation (worse by) and ">" denotes
amelioration (better by)
oxide of Arsenic.
Mucous membrane - Destrutive inflammation.
2) Serous membrane - Oedematous inflammation.
- Copious effusion
3) Kidney - Fatty degeneration, Albuminuria.
4) Skin - Eczema, gangrene.
5) Blood - Haemolysis
- Fatty degeneration.
- Motor Paralysis
7) Circulation- Vasomotor paralysis
8) Liver - Fatty degeneration; disorganization.
9) Lungs - Asthma.
- Malignant Catarrh.
- Motor and Sensory paralysis.
fruits 3, watery fruits,-Sour beer -Bad
melons ice-cream, ice -Alcoholic drinks -Strong cheese
-Chewing tobacco -Sea bathing -Dissecting wounds
-Anthrax poison -Stings of venomous insects -Poor diet
-Quinine -Travelling -Mountain climbing
-Care 3 -Grief -Fright
-Ptomaine poisoning -Vegetable diet.
< Cold, cold drinks and food
< Sea shore
< Periodically, 14 days, yearly
< lying on affected side / with head low
< Watery fruits
< Bad meat, food
> Warm wraps
> Open air
mentally but physically too weak to move,
restlessness in affected part.
Restlesness, cannot relax, anxious.
-FEARS being alone, cancer, robbers, poverty, DEATH. Fear of death, comes at the later stage of disease, thinks it useless to take medicine, disease is incurable.
-Worry things will go wrong, anxiety for others.
-ANXIOUS. Highly sensitive. Anguish. Anxiety about health. Later despair of recovery. Anorexia nervosa (first remedy) (Nat-m, Sep, Nux-v, Ign, Verat, Abrot, Sulph).
-Insecurity, feels vulnerable in an unsafe world.
-FASTIDIOUS, obsessed with order and tidiness. Faultfinding.
-Violence, self-torture, pulls her hair, bites her nails, suicidal impulses, mania, wants to be held. Suicidal. Impulse to kill, fear of killing.
-Selfish. Seeking security.
-Demanding help, company.
-Delusion that she is being watched. Hears voices and sees animals, after taking alcohol.
-Mixture of depression and irritation.
-Immaculate outer appearance.
CHILLY, wants to be wrapped up warmly,
hugs the fire. Chilly with rheumatic complaints warm blooded in
-Great prostration, with rapid sinking of the vital forces, out of proportion to the rest of his illness.
-BURNING pains, affected parts burn like fire, pains maddening, even felt during sleep, cause shortness of breath.
Burning > Heat, hot drinks, hot applications.
-Thirst - Burning 3, for cold water, but it lies like a stone in stomach, drinks often but little at a time, it can't assimilate, gurgling in oesophagus when drinking.
Thirstlessness in chronic diseases.
-Can't bear smell or slight or thought of food. (Colch, Sepia).
-Discharges of mucous membrane - ACRID, thin, SCANTY - coryza, saliva, sweat. Putrid cadaveric odours of discharges.
-Haemorrhages - black, offensive.
-Tendency to ulcerations, phagedenic with intense burning. WEAKNESS and emaciation rapid.
-Dryness, skin, dry, or rough like parchment, lips dry, dry gangrene. Scanty discharges.
-Sleep- RESTLESS, anxious, disturbed, talk in sleep.
Dreams of death, full of care, sorrow and fear.
-Sweat- COLD or CLAMMY.
-Periodicity mid day or midnight,- everyday, 3/4th day, every fortnight, every 6 weeks, every year.
-Hydrogenoid - < water in any form eg. watery fruits, damp places etc.
-Craving - sour, brandy, coffee, milk.
Aversion - sweets, butter, fat, meat.
-Dropsical states - anasarca, skin pale, waxy or earth coloured. Acts as a trocar.
-Head-Headache congestive > cold temporarily.
-Restless head, its in constant motion.
-Scalp very sensitive.
-Early graying and falling of hair.
-Eye-Oedema around eyes.
-Burning with acrid lachrymation.
-Everything appears green, sees as through a white gauze.
-Face- pale, anxious, sunken, hippocratic, tearing needle like pains, covered with cold sweat.
-Tongue- bluish white, taste bitter to water, after drinking or eating - sour, saltish, sweet in morning.
-Vomiting and stools simultaneously < eating and drinking.
Vomiting immediately after eating or drinking of (especially cold) water or mucus to bile, blood and coffee ground substances.
-Rectum-Haemorrhoids with stitching pain < walking or sitting not at stool with burning pain < by heat.
-Stools- Rice water, foul, small, acrid, involuntary, burning, black, mucus, lienteric, cadaveric 3. < cold drinks with prostration 3.
-Nose-Thin, watery, excoriating nasal discharges, sneezing without relief.
-Colds descend to chest.
-Dyspnoea felt in nose.
-Respiratory system-Cough dry <-> loose, dry at night < drinking > sitting up.
-Asthmatic breathing < after 12 o'clock, unable to lie down for fear of suffocation.> sitting up / bent forward.
-Darting pain through upper third of right lung.
-Extremities-Sciatica > walking, > hot application.
-Skin -Dry, scaly, cold, blue, wrinkled, like parchment, burning pain, black vesicles.
-Psoriasis or gangrenous inflammations itching without eruption.
-Fever -Low grade like typhoid.
-Externally cold with internal burning.
-Coldness in spots > open air.
-Dyspnoea with chill, sweat with great thirst.
Restlessness 3 mentally but physically too weak.
2) Rapid prostration 3, out of proportion to disease.
3) < after midnight 3.
4) Burning thirst 3 for sips of cold water at short interval.
5) Burning pains > heat.
|NUCLEUS OF REMEDY
broken down constitutions, extremely
prostrated, chilly who hug the fire all the time with evidence of
destruction of tissues causing ulcerations, putridity, acridity or
-Mentally anxious and restless with great anguish and fears especially of death. A mixture between depression and irritation.
- < after midnight.
- Burning > heat.
- Anxiety and anguish.
potencies are used in malignant tissue and
-Higher potencies for nervous and mental ailments.
-Shouldn't be used in patients with low vitality even though characteristic symptoms are present, as it may produce rapid death without pain.
1. Post partum retention of urine.- Dr. Chaudhary
2. As a diuretic in all forms of dropsy. - Dr. Bahr.
3. When peptic ulcer is at the pyloric end - Dr. Pope
4. For the very severe form of multiple neuritis with paralysis, Ars. 30 will be called for. - Dr. Joseph. T. O. Conner.
5. Ars. is proved specific to counteract effect of penicillin - Dr. M. B. Desai.
6. For pellagra in low potency - Dr. Honder Shiles.
7. Ars. for nail biting - Dr. Dixm.
Followed Well By: Aran-d, Iod, Nux-v, Rhus-t, Sulph
Follows Well: Acon, Arn, Bell, Bry, Calc, Carb-v, Cinch, Ferr, Hep, Iod, Ip, Lach, Lyc, Merc, Nux-v, Phos, Puls, Rhus-t, Sep, Sil, Sulph, Verat
Similar: Acon, Apoc, Arg-n, Ars-m, Bell, Bism, Calc, Cann-i, Carb-v, Cinch, Ferr, Hyos, Ip, Kreos, Lach, Lyc, Nux-v, Phos, Puls, Rhus-t, Sil, Tab, Verat
Antidoted By: Camph, Chin, Chin-s, Ferr, Graph, Hep, Iod, Ip, Nux-v, Sambu, Tab, Verat
It Antidotes: Carb-v, Chin, Ferr, Graph, Hep, Iod, Ip, Lach, Merc, Nux-v, Phos, Samb, Stry, Tab, Verat