Aconitum Septentrionale, Koelle

Aconitum Septentrionale, Koelle homeopathy medicine – drug proving symptoms from Encyclopedia of Pure Materia Medica by TF Allen, published in 1874. It has contributions from R Hughes, C Hering, C Dunham, and A Lippe….


This plant is a blue-flowered variety of Aconite lycoctonum, L., or a nearly allied species; it is found on the rocky hills of Sweden (and in the north of Europe) Preparation: The extract (obtained by digesting the root with rectified spirits) has been proved.

General symptoms.

Slight confusion of the head.

Dull pressure in the scalp.

Unpleasant sensation in the stomach.

Sense of fullness in the stomach.

Taste at first nauseous, became sweetish at the forepart and on the edges of the tongue.

Passage of clear urine.

General sick feeling.

Pulse (from one decigrammes) reduced from 76 to 64.

Pulse (from two decigrammes) reduced from 66 to 60.

Pulse (from three decigrammes) not altered in frequency, but became small and irregular.

TF Allen
Dr. Timothy Field Allen, M.D. ( 1837 - 1902)

Born in 1837in Westminster, Vermont. . He was an orthodox doctor who converted to homeopathy
Dr. Allen compiled the Encyclopedia of Pure Materia Medica over the course of 10 years.
In 1881 Allen published A Critical Revision of the Encyclopedia of Pure Materia Medica.