Cahinca

July 30th, 2016

This remedy has been found of use in dropsical affections. Its urinary symptoms are well marked. Albuminuria, with dyspnoea on lying down at night. Ascites and anasarca, with dry skin.
Urinary Organs.
Constant desire to urinate. Polyuria while traveling. Urine fiery. Burning pain in urethra, especially glandular portion.

Cadmium Sulphuratum

July 29th, 2016

Its pathogenesis gives symptoms corresponding to very low forms of disease, as in cholera, Yellow fever, where, with exhaustion, vomiting, and Extreme prostration, the disease runs death ward. Important gastric symptoms. Carcinoma ventriculi; persistent vomiting. The attack is upon the stomach more especially. Patients must keep quiet.Chilliness and coldness even when near the fire.
BETTER, eating and rest.
WORSE, walking or carrying burdens; after sleep; from open air, stimulants.

Cactus Grandiflorus

July 27th, 2016

Acts on circular muscular fibers, hence constrictions. It is the heart and arteries especially that at once respond to the influence of Cactus Grandiflorus, producing very characteristic Constrictions as of an Iron band. This sensation is found in various places, oesophagus, bladder, etc. The mental symptoms produced correspond to those found when there are heart affections, sadness, and melancholy. Hemorrhage, constrictions, periodicity, and Spasmodic pains. Whole body feels as if caged, each wire being twisted tighter. Atheromatous arteries and weak heart. Congestions; irregular distribution of blood. Favors formation of clots speedily. Great periodicity. Toxic goitre with cardiac symptoms. Cactus is pulseless, panting and prostrated.
BETTER, open air.
WORSE, about noon, lying on left side; walking, going upstairs, 11 a.m. and 11 p.m.

Butyricum Acidum

July 26th, 2016

Head.
Worries over trifles; impulsive thoughts of suicide; constant state of fear and nervousness. Headache makes him apprehensive about trifles; worse going upstairs or rapid motion. Dull, hazy ache of head.

Stomach.
Poor appetite. Much gas in stomach and bowels. Cramps in pit of stomach, worse at night. Stomach feels heavy and overloaded. Cramp in abdomen below umbilicus. Bowels irregular. Stool accompanied by pain and straining.

Back.
Tired feeling and dull pain in small of back, worse walking. Pain in ankles and up back of leg. Pain low down in back and extremities.

Sleep.
Pronounced sleeplessness; dreams of serious nature while asleep.

Skin.
Perspiration on slight exertion. PROFUSE, OFFENSIVE SWEAT OF FEET. Crumbling away of finger-nails.

Aggravation.
WORSE, at night, fast walking, going upstairs.

Dose.
Third attenuation.

Bufo Rana

July 25th, 2016

Acts on the nervous system and skin. Uterine symptoms marked. Lymphangitis of septic origin. Symptoms of paralysis agitans. Striking rheumatic symptoms.
Arouses the lowest passions. Causes a desire for intoxicating drink, and produces impotence.
Of use in feeble-minded children. Prematurely senile. Epileptic symptoms. Convulsive seizures occur during sleep at night. More or less connected with derangements of the sexual sphere, seem to come within the range of this remedy. Injuries to fingers; pain runs in streaks up the arms.
BETTER, from bathing or cold air; from putting feet in hot water.
WORSE, in warm room, on awakening.

Bryonia

July 23rd, 2016

Acts on all serous membranes and the viscera they contain. Aching in every muscle. The general character Of the pain here produced is a stitching, tearing; worse by motion, better rest. These characteristic stitching pains, greatly aggravated by any motion, are found everywhere, but especially in the chest; worse pressure. Mucous membranes are all dry. The Bryonia Alba patient is irritable; has vertigo from raising the head, pressive headache; dry, parched lips, mouth; excessive thirst, bitter taste, sensitive epigastrium, and feeling of a stone in the stomach; stools large, dry, hard; dry cough; rheumatic pains and swellings; dropsical effusions into synovial and serous membranes.
Bryonia Alba affects especially the constitution of a robust, firm fiber and dark complexion, with tendency to leanness and irritability. It prefers the right side, the evening, and open air, warm weather after cold days, to manifest its action most markedly.
Children dislike to be carried or raised. Physical weakness, all-pervading apathy. Complaints apt to develop slowly.
BETTER, lying on Painful side, pressure, rest, cold things.
WORSE, warmth, any motion, morning, eating, hot weather, exertion, touch. Cannot sit up; gets faint and sick.

Bromium

July 22nd, 2016

Most marked effects are seen in the respiratory symptoms, especially in larynx and trachea. It seems to affect especially scrofulous children with enlarged glands. Blond type. Enlarged parotid and goitre. Tendency to spasmodic attacks. Left-sided mumps.Sense of suffocation; excoriating discharges, profuse sweats and great weakness. Complaints from being over-heated. Tendency to infiltrate glands, become hard, but seldom suppurate.
BETTER, from any motion; exercise, at sea.
WORSE, from evening, until midnight, and when sitting in warm room; warm damp weather when at rest and lying left side.

Brachyglottis Repens

July 20th, 2016

Fluttering sensation ( Caladium.) Kidney and bladder symptoms predominate. Produces symptoms of albuminuria. Itching in ears and nostrils. BRIGHT’S disease. Oppression of chest. Writer’s cramp.

Bovista

July 19th, 2016

Has a marked effect on the skin, producing eruption like eczema, also upon the circulation, predisposing to Hemorrhages; marked languor and lassitude. Adapted to stammering children, old maids with palpitation; and “tettery” patients. Stage of numbness and tingling in multiple neuritis. Asphyxia due to Charcoal fumes.

Bothrops Lanceolatus

July 18th, 2016

Its venom is most coagulating. We should expect to find under these remedies the symptomatology of thrombosis, also thrombotic phenomena, as hemiplegia, aphasia, inability to articulate (Linn J. Boyd). Broken-down, haemorrhagic constitutions; septic states. Great lassitude and sluggishness; haemorrhages from every orifice of the body; black spots. Hemiplegia with aphasia. Inability to articulate, without any affection of the tongue. Nervous trembling. Pain in right big toe. Diagonal course of symptoms. Pulmonary congestion.
right side.