KALI CHLORICUM – Homeopathic Medicine

Last modified on January 8th, 2019


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

General Action

      The chlorate, most poisonous of all the salts of Potash, lowers the temperature, depresses and paralyses the heart, irritates the mucous membranes, producing gangrenous ulcerations from the mouth to the anus, violent acute nephritis, and profound prostration.

Face and Mouth

      Gangrenous ulceration in the mouth, (exactly similar to cancrum oris), with hard swelling, profound prostration, albuminuria, haematuria, dyspnoea, etc.


      Swelling of the submaxillary glands. Internal throat red and oedematous, swallowing difficult, with rawness, dryness and scraping.


      Blood and mucus, violent cutting pains, great prostration.

Urinary Organs

      Acute nephritis. Urine bloody, scanty, albuminous.

Heart and Pulse

      Heart’s action very feeble, weak, soft pulse. Coldness in the praecordial region.


      General cyanotic hue, especially of the lips and extremities.


      Tendency to coldness, especially with cold limbs.

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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