Last modified on February 6th, 2019

Solanum Oleraceum homeopathy medicine – drug proving symptoms from Encyclopedia of Pure Materia Medica by TF Allen, published in 1874. It has contributions from R Hughes, C Hering, C Dunham, and A Lippe.

      Common names (Brazilian), Gyquerioba, Juquerioba.


Solanum oleraceum Velloz.

Natural order: Solanaceae. Preparation: Tincture of the flowers.


Mental dejection. Irritable and impatient.


Inflammation of the left upper eyelid. Stye on the left lower eyelid. Pain in the inner canthi.


Acute catarrh. Discharge of offensive mucus from the left nostril.


Constant redness of face. Pain and swelling of the face and throat with inflammation. Pain in the face. Violent pain in the left cheek, extending all over the face.


Toothache. Toothache, at night. White-coated tongue. Ptyalism.


Inflammation of the throat. Swelling of a cervical gland.


Loss of appetite. Difficult digestion. Short-lasting lancinating pain in the stomach.

Urinary organs

Scanty micturition.

Sexual organs

Discharge of milk-white mucus from the vagina. Short-lasting menses.

Respiratory organs

Suffocating cough.


Cold feeling in the left side of the chest, after drinking.

Swelling of the mammary gland, with profuse effusion of milk (second day).


Soon after taking, the breasts of a colored woman of sixty became swollen and discharged a great deal of milk.


Pustular eruption all over, first white, then red, and itching intolerably at times. Urticaria febrilis. Herpetic eruption on the ankle. Itching. Itching of the legs.


Drowsiness with headache. Drowsiness for four hours, in the middle of the day. Sleepiness, all day. Sleepiness. Sleepiness, for two nights.

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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