A valuable remedy for toxaemia of acute infections; diseases esp. diphtheria when there is early rapid and extreme prostration; with cyanosis; coldness and tremors. Affects most prominently MOUTH, THROAT and LARYNX. Rapid local destruction. Putridity. Haemorrhages of dark fluid blood. Twitching and jerking of muscles. Efficient prophylactic in diphtheria.
Swallowing. Speaking. Eating.
Great excitement; fits of passion. Fury. Talkativeness.
Atrocious headaches worse night.
Profuse epistaxis several times a day.
Covered with ulcerations; with gray membrane. Free salivation. Foetor of breath.
Cutting pain, on swallowing. Much thick grayish-membrane in the throat. Looks raw in spots esp. in public speakers. Tonsils enlarged. Necrotic destruction of soft parts of palate and fauces. Septic diphtheria.
Early and complete anorexia. Incessant hiccough. Thought of food causes retching. Milk betters.
Frequent diarrhoea preceded by severe colic. Stools; offensive, green, slimy, bloody, black.
Urine; albuminous, amber yellow, scanty; suppressed.
Cutting pain in larynx. Hoarseness, talking painful. Croupy cough; causes suffocation.
Varicose veins with great tenderness of leg (left). Cold limbs.
Moist and cold. Sweatiness.