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Kali Sulphuricum


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


Generalities

      This Dr. Schuessler’s tissue remedy affects respiratory, mucous membranes and skin where it causes desquamation. DISCHARGES ARE PROFUSE AND DEEP YELLOW, thin or sticky. Processes are torpid in nature. Suppurations. Stitching, tearing, festering pains, that shift about. Lack of reaction. Cancer; epithelial. Ill effects of chill when over heated. Injury. Growth of nails interrupted.

Worse

      Warmth; of room, air. Noise. Consolation. Evening.

Better

      Cool air. Walking. Fasting.

Mind

      Hurried. Irritable. Desire to lie down, but lying worse, so one must walk for relief. Frightened at trifles. Desires and rejects the things.

Head

      Yellow dandruff; moist; sticky. Scaldhead. Bald spots (after gonorrhoea).

Eyes

      Ophthalmia neonatorum. Purulent yellow mucus in eye diseases.

Ears

      Eustachian deafness. Watery, sticky, thin, yellow discharge; offensive; with polypus.

Nose

      Engorgement of nasal and laryngeal mucous membranes, with mouth breathing, snoring etc., after removal of adenoids.

Face

      Aches in heated room. Epithelioma.

Mouth

      Yellow, slimy tongue. Loss of taste and smell.

Stomach

      As of a heavy load on stomach. Dread of hot drinks. Craves sweets.

Abdomen

      Feels cold, during colic. Hard tympanitic, in whooping cough. Empty feeling in hypogastrium better passing flatus.

Urinary

      Oxaluria. Pyelitis.

Male

      Gonorrhoea; gleet, slimy yellowish green discharge.

Female

      Menses; with a feeling of weight in abdomen. Leucorrhoea; yellowish, watery.

Respiratory

      Coarse rattle in chest. Croupy hoarseness. Bronchitis. Asthma; with easily expelled yellow, slimy expectoration.

Extremities

      Shifting, wandering pains. Rheumatism worse heat. Arthritic nodes.

Fever

      Profuse easy sweat. Intermittent fever; rise of temperature at night.

Skin

      Yellow_jaundice. Abundant desquamation. Ulcers, ooze thin YELLOW WATER. Psoriasis. Nettle-rash. Dry skin. Eczema; intertrigo.

Related

      Puls; Tuberculinum