Bacillinum

Bacillinum has been used for the treatment of tuberculosis. Its good effects seen in the change of the sputum, which becomes decreased and less purulent. Tubercular meningitis. It has a disposition to catch colds and sore throats. Respiratory and lung weakness. Chronic reoccurring sore throats and coughs. Glands of the neck are enlarged and tender. Night-sweats.
Bacillinum is indicated for weak lungs of elderly people and for children with chronic catarrhal conditions and attacks of suffocation at night with difficult cough. Suffocative catarrh. Ringworm. The patient expectorates very little. Chronic catarrhal conditions of the lungs when bronchial mucus and dyspnea are present. Tubercular meningitis. Useful as an intercurrent remedy.
CLINICAL – Addison’s disease. Alopecia. Bronchitis. Coughs. Colds. Growth, defective. Hydrocephalus. Idiocy. Insanity. Joints disorders. Meningitis. Pityriasis. Pyorrhea. Ringworm. Scrofulous glands. Sore throats. Teeth, defective, pitted. Tonsillitis. Tuberculosis.
Constitutions – Tubercular constitutions. For cases stemming from a tubercular inheritance with extreme soreness of affected parts, patients of rheumatic tendencies with syphilitic taints in the bloodstream, general muscular soreness.
Modalities – Worse night and early morning. Worse from cold air.
MIND – Taciturn, sulky, snappish, fretful and irritable. Morose, depressed and melancholic even to insanity. Fretful ailing, whines and complains. Tendency to be frightened. Fear of dogs. Great weakness, did not want to be disturbed.
Abdomen – Abdominal pains, enlarged glands in groin. Tabes mesenterica, grinds teeth, indurated and swollen glands. Spleen region bulging out. Inguinal glands indurated and visible, excessive sweats, chronic diarrhea.
Back – Glands of neck enlarged and tender. Sensation of damp clothes on spine. Very sharp pain in left scapula, worse lying down in bed at night, better by warmth.
Chest – Sharp pain in precordial region arresting breathing.
Ears – Otitis after sore throats.
Eyes – Eczema of eyelids.
Face – Indolent, pimple on left cheek, breaking out from time to time and persisting for many weeks.
Food – Appetite poor.
Head – Severe headache, deep in, recurring from time to time, worse shaking head. Terrible pain in the head as if he had a tight hoop of iron round it. Meningitis. Ringworm. Alopecia areata.
Kidneys – Increased quantity of urine, pale, with white sediment. Rises several times in the night to urinate.
Limbs – Trembling of hands. Hands blue. Pain in left knee while walking. Tubercular inflammation of knee.
Lungs – Weak lungs. Humid asthma. Colds with sore throats. Hacking cough. Hard cough, shaking patient, more during sleep but it did not waken him. Catarrhal dyspnea. Muco-purulent expectoration of bronchitis. Congestion of the lung. Tuberculosis. Bubbling rales and muco-purulent expectoration. Cough waking him in night, easy expectoration. Expectoration of non-viscid easily detached, thick phlegm from air passages.
Rectum – Sudden diarrhea before breakfast, with nausea. Obstinate constipation with offensive flatus. Severe hemorrhages from bowels. Stitching pain through hemorrhoids. Passes much ill-smelling flatus.
Skin – Ringworm. Pityriasis. Eczema. Glands enlarged and tender.
Sleep – Absolute sleeplessness. Talks in sleep. Drowsy during day, restless at night. Many dreams.
Stomach – Windy dyspepsia, with pinching pains under ribs of right side in breast line.
Teeth – Pyorrhea. Favors falling off of tartar of teeth. Aching in teeth, especially lower incisors, very sensitive to air. Grinds teeth in sleep. Imperfectly developed teeth.
Temperature – Flush of heat, some perspiration, severe headache. Fever, with emaciation, abdominal pains and discomfort, restless at night, glands of both groins enlarged and indurated, cries out in sleep, strawberry tongue. Night-sweats.
Throat – Tickling in fauces, compelling cough. Pricking in larynx with sudden cough.



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