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Punctures Case Vi

A little boy, aged 12, received a stab by a penknife a few da...


is a specific when locally used for _Sycosis_, also for fungo...

Blood Poisoning

(See Blood, Purifying; Sores). ...

Interpretation Of Tracings

The interpretation of the arterial tracing shows that the nea...

Mild Reaction Erethic

If the poison is not virulent, and the body of the patient in...

Of Punctures Etc

In cases of recent punctured wounds the orifice and surroundi...

The Rational Care Of Self

A WOMAN who had had some weeks of especially difficul...

Punctures Case Vii

Mr. Parr, aged 30, of delicate habit, trod upon a needle whic...

Auricular Fibrillation Treatment

The condition may be stopped by relieving the heart and circu...

Toxic Disturbances And Heart Rate

Under this head it is not proposed to consider disturbances...

Throat Hoarseness

This is best treated by a good large BRAN POULTICE (see) on th...


There are two more or less distinct stages of this serious tro...

Proteins Or Meats

Proteins, the First Foods. There are proteins, or meats, both...

Diets To Heal The Critically Ill

A critically ill person is someone who could expire at any mo...

Breath And Nerve

Difficult breathing, especially in ascending a hill, is often ...

Inflammation Of The Bowels - Enteritis

This consists in inflammation of the muscular and peritoneal ...

Chloroform Or Ether (swallowed)

Emetic; enema of hot coffee; keep awake. If necessary, artific...

Eyes Inflamed With General Eruptions Over The Body

In some cases the eye trouble is only a part of a general skin...


is applied to wounds, _incised_ and _lacerated_, promoting he...

Giddiness And Trembling

This comes very often as the result of loss of nerve power in ...

Dysmenorrhoea - Painful Menstruation

Source: An Epitome Of Homeopathic Healing Art

For this disorder, I know of no one remedy so valuable as the
_Caulophyllin_, but _Pulsatilla_ in many cases is efficacious, and as
they do not prevent each other's action, I prescribe them in
alternation, giving a dose every half hour, for a short time during the
paroxysm, or until the pain abates to some extent, then every hour.

If there is pain in the head, sickness at the stomach, a kind of sick
headache, as is often the case, with painful menstruation, _Macrotin_
should be used with the others; _Ipecac_ is the _Specific_ for an
excessive flow of the menses with great pain, especially if the stomach
is nauseated. It should be given as low as the first dilution, and the
tincture, in water, in the proportion of thirty drops to half a pint,
injected into the vagina quite warm.

The application of extract of _Belladonna_ to the neck of the uterus
will often produce immediate and perfect relief. After the patient is
relieved from the painful paroxysm, she should be treated so as to
prevent a return of the pains at the next monthly period. _Pulsatilla_,
_Caulophyllin_ and _Podophyllin_ are the three medicines that are most

certain to effect this object. They are to be given, one medicine each
day, a dose at night for three weeks, then morning, noon and night,
until the time for the return of the menses, when they should be used
oftener if there is pain. If the patient is inclined to be costive,
_Nux_ should be given at night for a few days before the menstrual
period, in place of _Pulsatilla_.

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