Hollow feeling, as if pharynx had disappeared — Lachesis, Phytolacca

Inclination to swallow constantly — Aesculus, Asafoetida, Belladonna, Causticum, Lac caninum, Lachesis, Lact. ac., Lyssin., Mercurius i. fl., Mercurius, Myr., Phytolacca, Sumb., Wyeth.

INFLAMMATION (Pharyngitis)


Atrophic (sicca) — Aesculus, Alumina, Dub., Argentum nitricum, Arsenicum iod., Kali bich., Nux v., Sabal.
Catarrhal, acuteAconite, Aesculus, Apis, Argentum n., Belladonna, Bryonia, Cantharis, Caps., Causticum, Cistus, Eucal., Ferrum p., Gelsemium, Glycerin, Guaiac., Gymnocl., Hepar, Iodium, Justicia, Kali bich., Kali carb., Kali muriaticum, Lachesis, Lachnanth., Ledum, Menthol, Mercurius c., Mercurius i. fl., Mercurius i. r., Mercurius, Naja, Nat. ars., Nat. iod., Nux v., Phytolacca, Quill., Acidum salicylicum, Sanguinaria, Sanguinaria n., Scilla, Wyeth.


Predisposition to — Alumen, Barayta carbonica, Graphites, Lachesis, Sul.

Catarrhal, chronic — Aesculus, Alumina, Am. br., Am. caust., Argentum iod., Argentum m., Argentum nitricum, Arsenicum, Arum, Aurum, Barayta carbonica, Bromium, Calcarea p., Can. ind., Carbo vegetabilis, Causticum, Cinnab., Cistus, Coccus, Cub., Elaps, Ferrum p., Graphites, Hepar, Hydrastis, Iodium, Kali bich., Kali carb., Kali chlor., Lachesis, Lycopodium, Medorrhinum, Mercurius c., Mercurius i. fl., Mercurius, Natrum carb., Natrum mur., Nux v., Acid oxalicum, Penthor., Petrol., Phosphorus, Pulsatilla, Rumex, Sabad., Sabal, Sanguinaria, Secale, Senega, Sepia, Stann., Sumb., Tabacum, Wyeth.
Follicular, acute — Aesculus, Apis, Belladonna, Caps., Ferrum p., Iodium, Kali bich., Kali muriaticum, Mercurius, Phytolacca, Sanguinaria n., Wyeth.
Follicular, chronic (clergymen’s sore throat)Aesculus, Alumina, Am. br., Argentum nitricum, Arnica, Arsenicum iod., Arum, Calcarea fl., Calcarea p., Caps., Causticum, Cinnab., Cistus, Drosera, Hepar, Hydrastis, Ignatia, Kali bich., Kali muriaticum, Lachesis, Mercurius cy., Mercurius i. r., Natrum mur., Nux v., Phosphorus, Phytolacca, Sanguinaria n., Sticta, Still., Sul., Wyeth.
HerpeticApis, Arsenicum, Borax, Hydrastis, Jacar., Kali bich., Kali chlor., Lachesis, Mercurius i. fl., Natrum sulph., Phytolacca, Acidum salicylicum
Rheumatic — Aconite, Bryonia, Colchicum, Guaiac., Phytolacca, Rhus t.
Septic — Ammonium carb., Hepar, Acid Muriaticum, Silicea
Tubercular — Mercurius i. r.



Cold, fromCistus, Acidum fluoricum, Hepar, Lycopodium
Drinks, warm or hot, fromLachesis, Mercurius i. fl., Phytolacca
Menses, from — Lac caninum
Pressure, from — Lachesis, Mercurius c.
Sleep, fromLachesis, Lycopodium
Suppressed foot sweat, fromBarayta carbonica, Psorinum, Silicea
Swallowing, from


Empty — Antipyr., Barayta carbonica, Crotal., Dolichos, Hepar, Justicia, Lac caninum, Lachesis, Mercurius i. fl., Mercurius i. r., Mercurius, Phytolacca, Sabad.
Liquids — Belladonna, Bryonia, Ignatia, Lachesis
Solids (See Deglutition.) — Baptisia, Mercurius s., Morph.
Sweet things — Spongia
Intervals of swallowing, in — Caps., Ignatia

Warmth, from — Coccus, Iodium, Lachesis, Mercurius
Afternoon, in — Lachesis
Bed, in — Mercurius i. fl., Mercurius
Left side, onLachesis, Mercurius i. r., Sabad.
Left to right, on — Lac caninum, Lachesis, Sabad.
Right side, On — Barayta carbonica, Belladonna, Guaiac., Lycopodium, Magnesium phos., Mercurius i. fl., Mercurius, Niccol., Phytolacca, Podophyllum, Sanguinaria, Sul.



Inspiring cold air, from — Sanguinaria
Swallowing, from — Gelsemium, Ignatia


Liquids — Cistus.

WarmAlumina, Arsenicum, Calcarea fl., Lycopodium, Morph., Sabad.

SolidsIgnatia, Lachesis

PAPULES (See Follicular Pharyngitis.) — Hippoz., Iodium

Paralysis, neurosesAlumina, Baryta m., Belladonna, Causticum, Cocc., Conium, Cur., Gelsemium, Hep, Hyoscyamus, Ignatia, Lachesis, Lobelia infl., Lycopodium, Mercurius, Morph., Acid nitricum, Nux moschata, Plumb. m., Pop. c., Rhus t., Silicea, Stramonium, Sul.

Peristalsis reversed — Ambra, Asafoetida

Plug or lump sensation — Alumina, Barayta carbonica, Belladonna, Carbo vegetabilis, Graphites, Hepar, Ignatia, Lachesis, Lobelia infl., Mercurius i. fl., Natrum mur., Nux v., Plumb. ac., Phytolacca, Pulsatilla, Rumex, Sul., Wyeth.

Pustules (See Ulceration.) — Aethusa

Rawness, roughness, scrapingAconite, Aesculus, Alumina, Ammonium carb., Am. caust., Ammonium muriaticum, Argentum m., Argentum nitricum, Arum, Barayta carbonica, Belladonna, Bryonia, Bromium, Carbo vegetabilis, Causticum, Coccus, Conium, Cub., Drosera, Fagop., Gelsemium, Hepar, Hepat., Homar., Hydrastis, Iodium, Kali bich., Kali carb., Lact. ac., Mercurius cy., Mercurius, Acid nitricum, Nux v., Onosm., Penthor., Phosphorus, Phytolacca, Pop. c., Puls, Rumex, Sanguinaria, Sanguinaria n., Sepia, Sticta, Sul.

RednessAconite, Aesculus, Belladonna, Ferrum p., Gins., Mercurius i. fl., Mercurius i. r., Mercurius nit., Mercurius, Acidum salicylicum, Sul.


Dark, lividAil., Alumina, Ammonium carb., Am. caust., Amygd. pers., Apis, Arag, Argentum nitricum, Arsenicum, Baptisia, Belladonna, Cantharis, Caps., Crot., Diphtherinum, Gymnocl., Lachesis, Mercurius c., Mur ac., Naja, Nat. ars., Penthor., Phytolacca, Pulsatilla, Wyeth., Zincum met. carb.
Glossy, as if varnished — Alumina, Apis, Arag., Belladonna, Cistus, Hydrastis, Kali bich., Lac caninum, Phosphorus

Relaxation — Aesculus, Alumen, Alumina, Ammonium muriaticum, Barayta carbonica, Calcarea p., Eucal., Penthor.

Sensitive, sore, tenderAconite, Aesculus, Ail., Apis, Argentum m., Argentum nitricum, Arnica, Arum, Atrop., Barayta carbonica, Belladonna, Bromium, Bryonia, Calcarea p., Cantharis, Caps., Carbolicum acidum, Causticum, Dolichos, Fagop., Ferrum p., Acidum fluoricum, Graphites, Gymnocl., Hepar, Homar., Hydrastis, Ignatia, Kali bich., Kali carb., Kali iod., Kali per., Lac caninum, Lachesis, Lachnanth., Ledum, Lycopodium, Menthol, Mercurius c., Mercurius cy., Mercurius i. fl., Mercurius i. r., Mercurius, Acid Muriaticum, Naja, Acid nitricum, Nux v., Acid oxalicum, Petrol., Phos, Phytolacca, Pop. c., Quill., Rhus t., Sabad., Sanguinaria, Sanguinaria n., Spongia, Sul., Trifol., Verbasc., Wyeth.

Sore, irritable of smokers — Aesculus, Argentum nitricum, Caps., Natrum mur., Nux v.

Spasm (See Constriction.) — Belladonna, Cantharis, Sumb.

Sticking, Pricking, splinter-like Pains, extending to ears, worse Swallowing yawning, etc. — Agaricus, Alumina, Argentum nitricum, Dolichos, Ferrum iod., Gelsemium, Guaiac., Hepar, Kali bich., Kali carb., Lac caninum, Acid nitricum, Phytolacca, Psorinum, Silicea, Staphysagria

Stiffness (See Constriction.) — Aesculus, Kali muriaticum, Magnesium phos., Mez., Nux moschata, Phytolacca, Rhus t.

Swelling (See Inflammation.) — Aconite, Aesculus, Ail., Apis, Argentum nitricum, Arum, Baptisia, Baryta c., Belladonna, Cantharis, Caps., Crot., Gymnocl., Hepar, Kali bich., Kali muriaticum, Kali per., Lac c., Lachesis, Mercurius c., Mercurius cy., Mercurius i. fl., Mercurius i. r., Mercurius, Naja, Nat. ars., Phytolacca, Sabad., Sanguinaria, Vespa, Wyeth.

SyphilisAurum, Belladonna, Cinnab., Acidum fluoricum, Hydrastis, Kali bich., Kali iod., Mercurius c., Mercurius i. fl., Mercurius i. r., Mercurius nit., Mez., Acid nitricum, Phytolacca, Sul.

Tickling, as from hair — Aesculus gl., Allium sativum, Ambra., Argentum nitricum, Causticum, Drosera, Hepat, Kali bich., Lachesis, Natrum mur., Acid nitricum, Nux v., Pulex, Sabad., Sanguinaria, Sul., Val., Yucca.

Ulceration — Ail., Ammonium carb., Apis, Aral., Baptisia, Cinnab., Hydrastis, Hydrast. mur., Kali bich., Kali muriaticum, Lachesis, Mercurius c., Mercurius cy., Mercurius i. fl., Mercurius i. r., Mercurius, Acid Muriaticum, Acid nitricum, Phytolacca, Sanguinaria, Vinca m.

AphthousCantharis, Eucal., Hydrast. mur., Acid nitricum
Gangrenous — Ail., Ammonium carb., Arsenicum, Baptisia, Crot., Echin., Kali chlor., Kali perm., Kali n., Lachesis, Mercurius cy., Mercurius, Murex ac., Silicea
Mercurial — Hepar, Hydrastis, Lycopodium, Acid nitricum
Syphilitic — Aurum m., Calcarea fl., Acidum fluoricum, Hippoz., Jacor. gual., Kali bich., Kali iod., Lachesis, Lycopodium, Mercurius c., Mercurius i. fl., Mercurius i. r., Mercurius, Acid nitricum, Phytolacca, Still.

Veins, varicoseAesculus, Aloe, Baryta m., Hamamelis, Phytolacca, Pulsatilla



Abscess (Peritonsillar) — Calcarea s.



Creamy, extends over tonsils, uvula, soft Palate — Nat. p.


Dry, wrinkled — Arsenicum
Gangrenous — Baptisia




Like macerated skin, covering tonsils, uvula pharynx — Phytolacca
Thick, with fiery red margins — Apis.

Extends to posterior nares, air passages, later purplish black — Echin.
Patch on tonsils — Kali muriaticum
Thick; shred-like borders, adherent or free — Mercurius v.
Grayish-White, in crypts — Ignatia
Grayish-Yellow, slight; easily detached; worse on left — Mercurius i. r.

Patchy on right tonsil and inflamed fauces, easily detached — Mercurius i. fl.
Plugs of mucus constantly form in crypts — Calcarea fl.
Shining, glazed white or yellow patch — Lac caninum

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