Books » Concise Materia Medica by S.R. Phatak » Iodoformum


Dr. S.R. Phatak describes the clinically confirmed symptoms of the homeopathic remedy Iodoformum in his Concise Materia Medica, published in 1977.


      A very useful remedy for tuberculous conditions esp. tubercular meningitis; and for failing of sight due to retro-bulbar neuritis, central scotoma, partial atrophy of the optic disc. Sleep interrupted by sighing and cries. Pupils dilated; contract unequally. Chronic diarrhoea, stools; greenish, watery, undigested, with irritable temper, due to suspected tuberculosis. Mesenteric glands enlarged. Cannot stand or walk with eyes closed.


      At night. Warmth. Touch. Motion.