AILANTHUS – Homeopathic Medicine

Last modified on January 7th, 2019


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

General Action

      Produces diarrhoea and dysentery; a low type of fever, a rash closely resembling scarlatina and great weakness. It is allied to Rhus tox.


      Muttering delirium; unconsciousness, even stupor.


      Suffused, photophobia.


      Excoriated by an ichorous and bloody discharge.


      Purplish or dusky.

Mouth and Throat

      Teeth covered with sordes. Tongue dry, brown. Throat, externally swollen, internally swollen and ulcerated, oedematous, livid; tries to hawk up mucus; pain on swallowing extends to ears.


      Thin, offensive; bloody (complicating scarlatina).

Respiration and Cough

      Respiration irregular, rapid; cough violent, paroxysmal, on lying down, and on rising, painful.


      Miliary rash, in spots, almost livid, color returns slowly when pressed, with stupor, cold skin; rapid, small pulse, excoriating discharges from mouth and nose.

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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