HELLEBORUS NIGER homeopathic remedy keynotes and indications from the Decachords by Gladstone Clarke, of the medicine HELLEBORUS NIGER…


      1. Weakly, scrofulous children prone to brain troubles. esp. at dentition.

2. Melancholia; silent despair; stupidity or unintelligent muttering; ((<)) constipation; irritability; mind loses control over body, strong concentration needed before muscles will acts.

3. Acute brain affections; hydrocephalus, during stage of effusion; stupefaction or insensibility; head rolls from side to side, bores into pillow or is beaten with hands; sudden screams; eyes wide open, pupils insensible to light; chewing motions with mouth; grinding of teeth; automatic motion of one arm or leg; urine gen. suppressed; may be convulsions. Meningitis.

4. Sudden dropsical swellings; urine red or black scanty coffee- ground sediment; or urine suppressed; char. stupefaction and mental torpor.

5. Modalities; ((<)) 4-9 p.m. (Lycopodium) esp. sinking sensation and h/a.

A. Gladstone Clarke
Arthur Gladstone Clarke, a christian missionary working with the North China Mission, made good practical use of the homeopathy. He learnt as a student at MSM. He published a short introduction to the use of over 100 commonly used medicines—Decachords—first published in 1925 and still in print today.