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

In what general condition is Arnica a remedy?

In mechanical injuries, sudden wrenching of muscles from strains, hemorrhages from injuries; for injuries to the soft parts accompanying fractures bruises, ecchymoses concussions of the brain and spine.

When, in injuries, in Rhus tox. preferable?

Where the ligaments rather than the soft parts are injured, for it acts more on the fibrous tissues.

When would Hypericum be indicated?

When there is injury to the nerves. It been called the “Arnica of the nerves. ”

Give indications for Calendula in wounds.

When the wounds are ragged and there is loss of substance with great soreness and pain; it reduces inflammation and promotes healthy granulation.

When should Staphisagria be thought of?

In symptoms traceable to surgical operations, smooth, clean cuts, etc.

What is the remedy for injuries to bone?

Symphytum off.

To what form of injury is Ledum suitable?

To punctured wounds or those made with pointed instruments.

What is the remedy for indurations remaining after injuries and for bruises of glands?


What remedy is useful for long-lasting black and blue spots with soreness and stiffness?

Sulfuric acid.

What is a useful remedy for old sprains?

Ruta grav.

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INSANITY (See Mental Conditions and Derangements.

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.