Excoriation

Last modified on January 3rd, 2019

Excoriation

 

– In children some parts of the skin, especially between the legs, are apt to become raw. This is a skin affection, and is not a consequence of washing.

General Treatment – Use no soap. Wash the child in plain warm water. Rain water is the best, and if this is not obtainable, boiled water should be used. Do not rub the parts, but mop them dry with very soft cambric.

Medicines. – (Three times a day)

Chamomilla6. – This will suffice to cure in most cases.

Lycop.6.

– After Cham, sandy red urine, constipation, flatulence.

Sulph.6.

– Irritation, worse at night; cold feet, hot head, acidity.

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John Henry Clarke

John Henry Clarke

John Henry Clarke MD (1853 – November 24, 1931 was a prominent English classical homeopath. Dr. Clarke was a busy practitioner. As a physician he not only had his own clinic in Piccadilly, London, but he also was a consultant at the London Homeopathic Hospital and researched into new remedies — nosodes. For many years, he was the editor of The Homeopathic World. He wrote many books, his best known were Dictionary of Practical Materia Medica and Repertory of Materia Medica

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