Ammonium Benzoicum

Ammonium Benzoicum 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….


Chemical formula, C7H5O (NH4) O.

Preparation for use, Solution in water.

General Symptoms

Increased frequently of the pulse.

Increased mucous secretion in the larynx, causes frequent hawking and spitting.

Increased warmth in the stomach, slight.

Slight discomfort in the stomach.

Pain across the sacrum, with urgency to stool.

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.