The great American cockroach, probably Kakerlac insignis. N. O. Orthoptera. Trituration of live insect with sacch. lact.
Asthma. Dropsy. Jaundice.
*Blat. Amer. has been used as a remedy for dropsy, and has a popular reputation in jaundice. It was proved by Mure, and developed symptoms of jaundice, yellow sclerotics. Heat in urethra when urinating (showing a relation to *Cantharis). Pain shifting from back (right) to shoulder-blade.Acute pain in chest with want of breath (*B. orient.). General prostration and weariness on going upstairs.