Tonsil

Last modified on January 3rd, 2019

Tonsil

 

ENLARGEMENT OF.-This is generally due to some constitutional weakness, and must be treated constitutionally.

General Treatment.-Open-air life, residence in the country, abundance of good milk and cream, very little sugar; in addition, cod-liver oil should be given three times a day.

Medicines.-(Night and morning.)

Baryta c. 6.

-In pale, fat, scrofulous children, of indolent disposition.

Calcarea c. 6.

-In scrofulous children, fair; cold, moist hands and feet; head perspiring at night. Calcarea phos. 3.-In thin children.

For acute inflammation of tonsils, see QUINSY.

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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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