Natural order.-Coniferae. Common names.-Black of Double Spruce. Habitat-. A tree growing in Northern United States and Canada. Preparation.-Tincture from the gum.
Acts especially upon the mucous lining of the stomach, causing deranged digestion, and consequent phenomena
Mind. Very low spirited and melancholy. Nervous; unable to thin or study.Head. Dizziness. bad feeling in head. Dull headache. head hot, with flushed cheeks.Ear. Pain in left external meatus.
Throat. Choking sensation in throat. Sensation of something sticking in oesophagus toward its lower end. (Upper end, Lactic ac.)
Stomach. Hungry and wakeful at night. Total, loss of appetite in. the morning, but great craving for food at noon and night. Pain after a hearty meal. Continual distressing sensation about stomach as if everything were knotted up; worse whenever debilitated. Sensation of an undigested worse whenever debilitated. Sensation of an undigested hard-boiled egg in the stomach.
Female Organs. Delayed or suppressed menstruation.
Heart. Heavy, slow beating of heat; sharp cutting pains.
Generalities. Gets out of breath easily. dyspnoea. pain in small of back (Belladonna, Caulophyllum, Cimic., Pulsatilla, Kreosotum). Rheumatic pains and aching in the bones. Alternate heat and cold.
Sleep. Sleepy during the day. but wakeful and restless a night with bad dreams.
Compare. Bryonia, Chamomilla, Ignatia, Nux v., Lactic ac.
Dyspepsia. Troubles from indigestion. Dyspepsia from the use of tea or tobacco.