ABROTANUM – Homeopathic Medicine

ABROTANUM homeopathic drug picture symptoms from A Primer of Materia Medica by T.F. Allen, of the homeopathy remedy ABROTANUM…

General Action

      This drug, closely allied to Absinth, produces anaesthesia and paralysis, as well as severe neuralgic pains, which cause great restlessness and are relieved by motion.


      Tremblings. Numbness of the arms and hands. During pains in different places. Weakness and, when disturbed, trembling. General malnutrition.


      Peevish or despondent, alternates with an excited mood. Cannot control the mind nor apply it.


      Weak, cannot hold it up.


      Noises, rushing wind, humming as of a bee, or sound of distant talking.


      Gnawing hunger or total loss of appetite. Acidity with burning.


      Bloated. Sinking, weak feeling.


      Loose, copious, even with straining. Piles protrude and bleed.


      Pains, ameliorated by motion. Lameness. Sore feeling, especially in the joints. Weak, paralytic feelings. Numbness of digital extremities (fingers).


      Restless, with frightful dreams and trembling on waking. Sleepy all day.

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.