Synonym. Mygale lasiodora. Common name. Black Cuban spider. Preparation. Tincture by putting live insect into alcohol.
Chief use in the treatment of chorea; sexual symptoms usually predominating.
Mind. Delirious, restless, sad; fears death; despondent.
Face. Twitching of facial muscles. Mouth and eyes open in rapid succession. Hot and flushed. Tongue dry and parched; put out with difficulty. Head jerked to one side. Grating of teeth at night.
Stomach. Nausea, with dim sight. Aversion to food. Excessive thirst.
Male Organs. Violent erections. Chordee (Kali brom.,Camph.).
Limbs. Unsteady gait. Constant motion of whole body. Tremulous. Intense redness in streaks, following course of lymphatics. Twitching of limbs. Restless hands. Convulsive, uncontrollable movements of arms and legs. Limbs drag while walking.
Aggravation. In morning.
Amelioration. During sleep.
Compare. Agaricus, Tarant., Cuprum