Anilinum signs and symptoms of the homeopathy medicine from the Dictionary of Practical Materia Medica by J.H. Clarke. Find out for which conditions and symptoms Anilinum is used…

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Anaemia. Cancer. Cholera. Eczema rubrum.


The symptoms of *Anilinum have been observed on work people poisoned by inhalation of the fumes, and on persons who have worn aniline-dyed article next the skin. The symptoms are in many respects like those of *Arsenic. There are vomiting, purging, bursting headache, epileptiform attacks, cyanosis is very marked, swelling and irritation of the skin. In old-school practice injections of aniline blue have been used with some success to destroy cancerous, growths, aniline having a marked affinity for cell nuclei, hence its use in staining microscopic specimens. In poisoning cases evacuants, the inhalation of oxygen, the free use of stimulants_brandy, ammonia, chloric ether_cold affusions to the head, and sinapisms on legs and thighs, have been used with success.


*Compare: Antipyrinum, Antifibrinum, Phenacetinum, Gloninum, Arsenicum




Vertigo. Bursting pains in head.


Eyes irritated. Burning, injected. Lower lids puffed.


Bitter taste.


Intense burning in stomach and head, “could not get her breath”; later, vomiting, purging, extremities icy cold, intense pain over stomach, which is very hard.

Male Sexual Organs.

Pain in penis and scrotum, later, swelling, still later, impotence.


Swelling of various parts. Irritation of tissues. Epileptic attacks. Tetanic spasms.


Vesicular eruption forming a bracelet round wrist. Eczematous eruption affecting both knees. Swelling, redness, intolerable itching of skin, eczema rubrum.



John Henry Clarke
John Henry Clarke MD (1853 – November 24, 1931 was a prominent English classical homeopath. Dr. Clarke was a busy practitioner. As a physician he not only had his own clinic in Piccadilly, London, but he also was a consultant at the London Homeopathic Hospital and researched into new remedies — nosodes. For many years, he was the editor of The Homeopathic World. He wrote many books, his best known were Dictionary of Practical Materia Medica and Repertory of Materia Medica