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

What would be the indications for Eupatorium perf. in influenza or La Grippe?

Great soreness and aching of the entire body; hoarseness and cough, with great soreness of the larynx and chest; a great deal of coryza and thirst, and drinking causes vomiting; the cough hurts the head and chest and the patient holds the chest with the hands.

What other drug has this?


Give indications for Sabadilla.

Sneezing and lachrymation ongoing into open air; throat is swollen and pain is worse on empty swallowing. the sneezing is excessive and shake the whole body.

When is Arsenicum iod. indicated?

Chills, with flushes of heat and severe fluent coryza; discharge irritating and corrosive; sneezing and prostration.

When is Gelsemium the remedy?

Patient is weak and tired; aching throughout the body; chilly, hangs the dire. Paroxysms of sneezing with excoriating discharge.

Give some characteristic indications for Dulcamara.

Suffused eyes, sore throat, cough hurts because of muscular soreness. Fever heat, and restlessness not specially pronounced.

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.