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

Give the ear symptoms of Belladonna.

Severe boring pains in the ears, which come on suddenly and shoot from one ear into the other.

What are the ear symptoms of Causticum?

Words, sounds and the patient’s own voice re-echo in the ears, roaring and rushing noises in the ears.

Give the indications for Ferrum phosphoricum in ear troubles.

1. Diffused inflammatory processes.

2. Dark beefy redness of parts.

2. Muco-purulent discharge with tendency to hemorrhage.

4. The complete establishment of the discharge is not followed by relief of pain.

5. The paroxysms. character of the pain.

Give the ear symptoms of Kali muriaticum.

Deafens from swellings of the Eustachian tubes; proliferous catarrhal inflammation of he middle ear with thickening of the membrane; there is a stuffy sensation and obstruction of the naso-pharynx with snapping noises in the ear; also in deafness from selling of the external ear.

Give some characteristic ar symptoms of Lachesis.

Roaring and singing in the ears, which is relieved by putting the finger in the ear and shaking it. Ears full of pasty, offensive wax.

What are the ear symptoms of Phosphorus?

Hardness of hearing and a re-echoing of sounds in the ears.

What are the ear symptoms of Phosphorus?

Hardness of hearing and a re-echoing of sounds in the ears.

What are the ear symptoms of Psorinum?

Otorrhoea, with a horribly offensive odor, like that of rotten meat.

What are the symptoms calling for Pulsatilla in Earache?

Sharp, tearing and pulsating pains, which ware worse at night; earache in children.

When should chamomilla be given instead?

In nervous children who cannot tolerate pain, and where one cheek is red and the other pale.

Mention two other remedies useful; in Earache?

Dulcamara and Borax.

What are the ear symptoms of Silicea?

It is a useful remedy in suppurative ear troubles, accompanied by caries in the mastoid cells.

Mention another remedy useful for Earache when suppuration impends.


What drugs especially affect the mastoid process, producing Caries?

Aurum, Nitr. ac., Capsicum, Hepar, Silicea and Carbo animalis

Give ear symptoms of Graphites.

The ear are too dry: hardness of hearing; better from riding in a carriage. Cracking in ears when swallowing or chewing.

ECZEMA (See Skin, Disease of)

ENURESIS (See Urinary Disorders).

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.