ABSINTHIUM – Homeopathic Medicine

Last modified on January 7th, 2019

TF Allen
Written by TF Allen

ABSINTHIUM homeopathic drug picture symptoms from A Primer of Materia Medica by T.F. Allen, of the homeopathy remedy ABSINTHIUM

General Action

      The most pronounced, remote effect of this terrible poison is the epilepsy which attacks those poisoned by its prolonged use. The convulsions are characterized by the large number and rapid succession; they are usually ushered in by screaming, and are followed by loss of mind and finally by idiocy.


      Convulsions (as above). Anaesthesia and general paralysis. Tremblings.


      Delirium. Hallucinations, often frightful. Loquacity. Sudden stupor. Loss of memory. Idiocy. Kleptomania.


      Confusion. Constriction, through the temples. Vertigo on rising; tendency to fall backward.


      Injected. Whites become yellow. Pupils unequal. Lids droop.


      Loathing of food. Nausea or vomiting of bitter mucus. Liver larger. Bowels inactive.


      Deep orange colored, offensive, even albuminous.


      Irregular, tremulous, action violent, felt through the chest.



About the author

TF Allen

TF Allen

Dr. Timothy Field Allen, M.D. ( 1837 - 1902)
Born in 1837in Westminster, Vermont. . He was an orthodox doctor who converted to homeopathy
Dr. Allen compiled the Encyclopedia of Pure Materia Medica over the course of 10 years.
In 1881 Allen published A Critical Revision of the Encyclopedia of Pure Materia Medica.

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