ARUM TRIPHYLLUM – Homeopathic Medicine

Last modified on January 7th, 2019

TF Allen
Written by TF Allen

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

General Action

      An irritant poison, producing inflammation and irritability of mucus surface; a low type of fever.


      Delirium, with picking at the lips or nose.


      Dull aching in the forehead or through the head, with heaviness.


      Soreness of the nostrils, which even become ulcerated. The nose and lips feel as though chapped by cold wind. The nostrils obstructed. Fluent coryza; constant discharge from left nostril; discharge thin, acrid, sometimes bloody, with great soreness of the nostrils. Constant picking at the nose makes it more sore. Pain at the root of the nose.


      The lips burn, are swollen and chapped. The left articulation of the jaw is painful on swallowing.


      Tongue cracked, burning, with rawness at the root and in the throat. All of the soft parts of the mouth and palate are sore and burning, painful when eating or drinking. Salivation.


      Swelling of the left submaxillary glands. Pain on swallowing, burning soreness, constriction. The whole throat feels swollen and raw. (The throat and nose symptoms are frequently associated, in violent influenzas or in diphtheria. The patient is constantly inclined to pick at the nose and lips until they bleed. The discharges become bloody and offensive.).


      Watery, brown diarrhoea, with eructations of food.

Urinary Organs

      Urine copious and pale.

Respiratory Organs

      Hoarseness. Expectoration of much mucus. Constant inclination to clear the voice.


      The lungs feel sore. Burning pain and soreness, particularly in the left lung.


      Eruption like scarlatina, with itching, followed by desquamation.


      Creeping chills. Flushes of heat, particularly of the face. (Particularly adapted to low types of fever, especially of the eruptive varieties.).

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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