Agaricus Campestris

Agaricus Campestris 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….

  Common mushroom.


Agaricus campestris, L.This mushroom, common in the United States and in Europe, is esculent; stem only two to three inches high.

Slight delirium.

Eyes sunken, with livid circle.

Face humid, hippocratic.

Tongue red and parched.


Vomiting, and purging of liquid matter.

Abdomen retracted.

Great abdominal pain at intervals.

Severe colic.

Purging and vomiting of liquid matter.

Pulse hard, weak, rapid, irregular.

Pulse feeble.

Respiration irregular.

Depraved habit, leading to external suppuration and gangrene.

Severe cramps.

Greenness of the skin.

Formation of abscesses, which discharge a thin, ill- conditioned pus, and pass rapidly into suppuration and gangrene.

Skin cold, covered with cold sweat.

Kind of tertian fever.


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.