Archive for August, 2016

Calendula Officinalis

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

A most remarkable healing agent, applied locally. Useful for open wounds, parts that will not heal, ulcers, etc. Promotes healthy granulations and rapid healing by first intention. Hemostatic after tooth extraction. Deafness. Catarrhal conditions. Neuroma. Constitutional tendency to erysipelas. Pain is excessive and out of all proportion to INJURY. Great disposition to take cold, especially in damp weather. Paralysis after apoplexy. Cancer, as an intercurrent remedy. Has remarkable power to produce local exudation and helps to make acrid discharge healthy and free. Cold hands.
WORSE, in damp, Heavy, cloudy weather.

Calcarea Silicata

Saturday, August 13th, 2016

A deep, long acting medicine for complaints which come on slowly and reach their final development after long periods. Hydrogenoid constitution (Nat-sulph.). Very sensitive to Cold. patient is weak, emaciated, cold and chilly, but worse from being overheated; sensitive generally. Atrophy of children.

Calcarea Oxalica

Friday, August 12th, 2016

One of the most important tissue remedies, and while it has many symptoms in common with Calcarea CARB., there are some differences and characteristic features of its own. It is especially indicated in tardy dentition and troubles incident to that period, bone disease, non-union of fractured bones, and the anaemias after acute diseases and chronic wasting diseases. Anaemic children who are peevish, flabby, have cold extremities and feeble digestion. It has a special affinity where bones form sutures or symphyses, and all its symptoms are worse from any change of weather. Numbness and crawling are characteristic sensations, and tendency to perspiration and glandular enlargement are symptoms it shares with the carbonate. Scrofulosis, chlorosis and phthisis.
Better in summer; warm, dry atmosphere.

WORSE, exposure to damp, cold weather, melting snow.

Calcarea Muriatica

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

1 part to 2 of distilled water, of which take 15 drops in half a cup of water, five times daily. Boils. Porrigo capitis. Vomiting of all food and drink, with gastric pain. Impetigo, glandular swellings, angioneurotic oedema. Pleurisy with effusion. Eczema in infants.

Calcarea Iodata

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

It is in the treatment of scrofulous affections, especially enlarged glands, tonsils, etc., that this remedy has gained marked beneficial results. Thyroid enlargements about time of puberty. Flabby children subject to colds. Secretions inclined to be profuse and yellow. Adenoids. Uterine fibroids. Croup.

Calcarea Hypophosphorosa

Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

To be preferred when it seems necessary to furnish the organism with liberal doses of phosphorus in consequence of continued abscesses having reduced the vitality. Give first and second decimal trit. Loss of appetite, rapid debility, night sweats; Acne pustulosa. — Pallor of skin, habitually COLD EXTREMITIES. Phthisis — diarrhoea and cough; acute pains in chest. Mesenteric tuberculosis. Bleeding from lungs; angina pectoris; asthma; affection of arteries. Veins stand out like whipcords. Attacks of pain occurring two hours after meals relieved by a cup of milk or light food.

Calcarea Fluorata

Monday, August 8th, 2016

A powerful tissue remedy for hard, stony glands, varicose and enlarged veins, and malnutrition of bones. Hard knots in female breast. Goitre. Congenital hereditary syphilis. Induration threatening suppuration. Many cases of cataract have undoubtedly been influenced favorably by it. Congenital syphilis manifesting itself in ulceration of mouth and throat, caries and necrosis with boring pains and heat in parts. Arteriosclerosis; threatened apoplexy. Tuberculosis. Used after operations, the tendency to adhesions is reduced.
BETTER, heat, warm applications.
WORSE, during rest, changes of weather.

Calcarea Caustica

Saturday, August 6th, 2016

Left sided symptoms.
More acute symptoms than Calc-c.
It has rapidly dispelled all inflammatory action in cases of appendicitis, and has removed all suffering in an aggravated case of phagedenic piles.
The Calc. worse from working in water – pains in hands and feet after a foot-bath.
Aqua Calcis. Ca H2 O2. Quicklime is slaked in distilled water. Afterwards alcohol is added and the clear liquid decanted.

Calcarea Carbonica

Friday, August 5th, 2016

This great Hahnemannian anti-psoric is a constitutional remedy Par Excellence. Its chief action is centered in the vegetative sphere, impaired nutrition being the keynote of its action, the glands, skin and bone, being instrumental in the changes wrought. Increased local and general perspiration, swelling of glands, scrofulous and rachitic conditions generally offer numerous opportunities for the exhibition of Calcarea Carbonica. Incipient phthisis ( Ars.  job.; Tuberculin.) It covers the tickling cough, fleeting chest pains, nausea, acidity and dislike of fat. Gets out of breath easily. A jaded state, mental or physical, due to overwork. abscesses in deep muscles; polypi and exostoses. Pituitary and thyroid disfunction. Raised blood coagulability. Is a definite stimulant to the periosteum. Is a hemostatic and gives this power probably to the gelatine injections. Easy relapses, interrupted convalescence. Persons of scrofulous type, who take cold easily, with increased mucous secretions, children who grow fat, are large-bellied, with large head, pale skin, chalky look, the so-called leucophlegmatic temperament; affections caused by working in water. Great sensitiveness to cold; partial sweats. Children crave eggs and eat dirt and other indigestible things; are prone to diarrhoea.Calcarea patient is fat, fair, flabby and perspiring and cold, damp and sour.
BETTER, dry climate and weather; lying on painful side. Sneezing (pain in head and nape).
WORSE, from exertion, mental or physical; ascending; cold in every form; water, washing, moist air, wet weather; during full moon; standing.

Calcarea Arsenica

Thursday, August 4th, 2016

Epilepsy with rush of blood to the head before attack; aura felt in region of heart; flying sensation. Complaints in fat women around climacteric. Chronic malaria. Infantile enlarged liver and spleen. Nephritis, with great sensitiveness in kidney region. Complaints of drunkards after abstaining ( Carbon. Sulp.) Fleshy women at climacteric,Slightest emotion causing palpitation. Dysphonia, with feeble heart. Chilliness.Albuminuria. Dropsy. Affections of spleen and mesenteric glands. Haemoglobin and red corpuscles are low.
Worse from slight exertion.