Dysentery

Last modified on January 11th, 2019

Dysentery

Aloes, rectum much affected, 31.

Argentum nit., irrigate the bowel, 46.

Arnica mont., torpid state, 48.

Baptisia, tender, distended bowel, 58.

Bismuth subnitrate, one-half to one dram doses, 65.

Carbo veg., fetor of stools. Sulphocarbolate of soda and bismuth better, 82.

Careful dieting of first importance.

Copaiba, 104.

Cuprum internally and in irrigation water, 108.

Hamamelis, much blood in passage, 125.

Ipecac, mucous, green, bloody stools, 144.

Irrigate bowel with quinine 1:2500 when amoebae coli are present.

Lead acetate 1 1/2 gr., opium 1/2 gr. every four or six hours.

Morphia to control peristalsis and pain.

Nux vomica, depression of vital forces, 152.

Opium, of great value in tenesmus, 159.

Physostigma, paretic state of bowel, 16.

Salts and irrigation to cleanse bowel.

Sulphur, bloody mucus and tenesmus, 190.

Zinc, 196.

About the author

George Hardy Clark

Clark, George H. (George Hardy) 1860-1941 was the author of: Homeopathic Treatment of Asthenopia; Lee and Clark's Cough and expectoration : a repertorial index of their symptoms; The A B C Manual of Materia Medica and Therapeutics; A system for the care and training of children; The Black Plague and Its Control.

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