Dewey gives the common homeopathy remedies for the treatment of Carbuncle in an easy question-answer format. …

Give indications for Arsenicum in Carbuncle.

Carbuncle, were there are lancinating and burning pains;l worse after midnight; relieved by heat.

When would Anthracinum be found indicated in Anthrax or Carbuncle?

Where the symptoms are the same as under Arsenicum, only more intense; pains cutting and lancinating, and Arsenicum has failed to relieve.

Give the indications for Lachesis in Carbuncles.

When there is great sensitiveness of the surface, bluish appearance and perhaps the central sore surrounded by, my small pimples carbuncles which slough and are very offensive.

Give indications for Rhus in Carbuncle.

There is formation of pus, intense pain and dark red swelling, with the general prostration of he remedy.

What is the sue of Tarantula Cubensis?

It produces a perfect picture of sloughing carbuncle with great prostration, and it relieves the atrocious pains accompanying it.

When should Carbo veg, be used?

When the affected parts are bluish; when the discharge is offensive, tends to become gangrenous. It lacks the restlessness of ARsenic, through burning pains are present.

CHLOROSIS (See Anaemia).

W.A. Dewey
Dewey, Willis A. (Willis Alonzo), 1858-1938.
Professor of Materia Medica in the University of Michigan Homeopathic Medical College. Member of American Institute of Homeopathy. In addition to his editoral work he authored or collaborated on: Boericke and Dewey's Twelve Tissue Remedies, Essentials of Homeopathic Materia Medica, Essentials of Homeopathic Therapeutics and Practical Homeopathic Therapeutics.